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Fort Walton Beach

When In Spring, The Fun Is in Full Swing

The flowers are in full bloom, and although long ago the phrase “spring cleaning” was the talk of the town, it’s 2024, and this time around we’re here for a good time. New flowers, new beginnings, and moments made to be remembered for a lifetime. We know what you’re thinking; that’s a high expectation for […]

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Fort Walton Beach

A Lover’s Coral: V-Day on Fort Walton

Cupid’s bow is among us once again, and this time they want us to spread the love in Fort Walton Beach. Historically, Fort Walton is known for its romance; just think of the water, the sand, and the sunset. But this month, there’s no better time to enjoy Fort Walton’s beach of amorous treasures. So […]

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Activities

Spring Break is In Session: Fort Walton Beach

Located in the heart of Okaloosa County, at the tail end of Choctawhatchee Bay, is where the glorious Fort Walton Beach lays. Fort Walton was initially a fort created for the Seminole Wars. The name was given because of Colonel George Walton, territorial secretary of West Florida. Today, this town brings in around 7.5 million […]

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Activities

Things To Do in Okaloosa Island

If you love beaches and dream of being on an island, we have just the place for you – Okaloosa Island. This unique area is located on Santa Rosa Island and spans 875 acres. Okaloosa Island was created in the 1950s, though not in the most business-savvy way. What does that mean? Well, the town’s […]

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Destin

Fort Walton Beach Holiday Season Forecast: Beachy

Can you feel it? That dry cool air brushing against your rosy cheeks. You’ve taken your summer decor down and replaced it with snowflakes and cheer, alongside your hair care made for humid weather. It’s the holidays and what a special time to be in Fort Walton Beach caroling away. The holidays are not made […]

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Destin

Fort Walton’s Public Beaches

Life’s a beach, especially on the emerald-green shores of Fort Walton Beach. While visiting one of Florida’s most pristine vacation areas, you’re sure to enjoy the thrills of parasailing in Fort Walton Beach, and many other Fort Walton Beach water sports made available. When it comes time to wind down from the rush you may […]

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Activities

Visit Fort Walton Beach in the Fall

In The Fall Time When the Fort Walton Beach Weather Is Fine Imagine a land with white sandy beaches and frothy emerald waters, palm trees, and warmth. We’re talking about Fort Walton Beach, and in no other season than falltime. If you say fall vacation, we’ll say Fort Walton, because the two are like peanut […]

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Activities

Fort Walton Beach Dolphin Spotting: I Spy with My Dolphin Eye

What adorable sea creature likes to blow bubbles? You might be thinking, “My kid, of course!” While that may be true, we’re actually talking about dolphins. These creatures are not only cute but also exhibit behavior patterns similar to humans. They form social groups, socialize, play, and communicate with each other in various ways. Dolphins […]

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Activities

Passages Through the Florida Panhandle

If your favorite part of a house is the kitchen, you’re going to love this area within the sunshine state! It’s called the panhandle and received its name from its panhandle-like shape. Not only is that a unique fact about this area but Florida’s capital is in this nook of the state in good old […]

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Destin

Fort Walton Beach Critters: It’s a Bug’s Life

The sea is full of fishies and the beach…full of little critters. The shore is perfect for bird watchers and ocean lovers alike, but what can put a damper on someone’s mood? Bugs, well, depending on the kind. Fort Walton Beach, Florida’s bug population is full of good apples and bad apples. Not to worry, […]

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