Happy Fourth of July! If you are fortunate enough to be celebrating the holiday here along the Emerald Coast then here are just a few of the events happening throughout the area:
Destin Commons will host a Fourth of July celebration beginning at 8:30 p.m. Satuday free of charge.
From 5 to 8 p.m. ▪ Alaqua Animal Refuge with Animal Adoptions.
Bring the entire family out for a spectacular fireworks show at Destin Commons. The 49-head pop fountain will be shooting water up and down for the kids, as people watch the skyline over Destin Commons light up with fireworks to America’s favorite patriotic songs.
Fireworks Display begins at 9 p.m.
The Lake Yard, off U.S. Hwy. 90. Fun family activities all day long in DeFuniak Springs.
Seaside: Parade at 8 a.m.; bluegrass by Rollin’ in the Hay at 7 p.m., fireworks at 9 p.m. Details: www.seasidefl.com.
WaterColor: Red, White and Run 5K through WaterColor trails at 8 a.m. Private, ticketed picnic on beach 6-9 p.m.; reservations required.
Santa Rosa County
The 2012 July 4th Riverfest is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. on July 4. Arts, crafts and vendors will be set up at Milton’s Riverwalk.
I just love the Fourth of July. I love fireworks, wearing my red, white and blue, and eating themed treats such as the cake balls I made last year. Yum!
Hope you all have a wonderful holiday!
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