Family Fun Memorial Day 2015 at The Village of Baytowne Wharf

Thousands of beach lovers flock to Miramar Beach, FL for Memorial Day weekend. The weather is hot, and businesses throughout the Emerald Coast are officially open for business. Memorial Day marks the official start to the summer season in Miramar Beach, FL, and The Village of Baytowne Wharf in Sandestin Resort kicks the season off with a bang!

The resort community of Sandestin offers plenty of fun things to do in Miramar Beach, including golfing, boating, shopping, dining, and tons kid friendly activities to keep the whole family happy! Paired with the beautiful beaches of Miramar Beach, and the amazing shopping at Silver Sands Outlet Mall, beach vacationers need not go far to find everything they need to experience an exciting vacation. The real fun of Sandestin resort lies in "The Village of Baytowne Wharf". This family fun destination is modeled to resemble a classic coastal town, with cobblestone streets, and a New England fishing pier feel. The Sandestin Marina, located on the edge of The Village of Baytowne Wharf, hosts a myriad of activities including boat tours and fine dining dinner and dancing cruises, while the mainland offers entertainment, restaurants, and so much more! Discover more about The Village of Baytowne Wharf in the Video Below:

Baytowne Wharf is known to host fun events year round, but the staff outdoes itself year after year with holiday celebrations. From the Fourth of July to Christmas, visitors to The Village of Baytowne Wharf can expect something fun and new for the family to experience. Memorial Day 2015 is no different with a full weekend of events featuring entertainment, games, fireworks, and Memorial-Day themed presentations. *All events are free and open to the public!

Saturday May 23, 2015

Saturday May 23rd kicks off the start to The Village of Baytowne Wharf's Memorial Day 2015 festivities. At 7pm, catch Nashville's Farewell Angelina on the Events Plaza stage in the center of the Village. There is plenty of room to lay in the grass, or set up a chair or two and enjoy the music until it comes to an end at 9pm. After the show, stick around and experience world-class nightlife at one of Baytowne Wharf's famous bars and clubs including Rum Runners, Funky Blues Shack, and The Village Door.

Farewell Angelina

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Farewell Angelina Band
Saturday night's band, Farewell Angelina, is a beyond-talented four-piece hailing from Nashville, TN. The group consists of Nicole Witt, Elizabeth Elkins, Andrea Young, and Lisa Torres. Each member an award-winning musician in her own right, Farewell Angelina delivers a passionate kick of dynamic vocal harmonies to the backdrop of expertly-played modern country instrumentals. Having shared the stage with country's biggest names including Loretta Lynn, Farewell Angelina knows how to entertain a crowd, and is expected to deliver an amazing show at The Village of Baytowne Wharf's Memorial Day celebration. The Memorial Day concert will be a stop on their current tour that is taking the band through the American Southeast in promotion of their soon-to-be-released EP "Farewell Angelina"! For more information on the band visit Farewell Angelina online.

Sunday May 24, 2015

Sunday night of Baytowne Wharf's Memorial Day 2015 celebration brings kid friendly activities from 6pm - 9pm in the events plaza. For the adults, local favorites Coconut Radio will be performing a blend of Caribbean and American music. Let the kids enjoy games, rides, and fun activities while you kick back and relax to the sounds of Steve Reeths and Sue Kittredge of Coconut Radio on the Events Plaza stage from 7pm - 9pm! But once the games are over and the music stops at 9pm, don't leave or you'll miss the most magnificent part of the night! The Village of Baytowne Wharf Memorial Day Fireworks Show will begin at 9:15pm, capping off the Sunday night festivities with Miramar Beach's premier pyrotechnics. 

See Coconut Radio from Destin, FL perform:

Monday May 25, 2015

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Sandestin Veterans Baytowne Wharf -
Monday is of course the date of Memorial Day 2015. Expect a busy day in The Village of Baytowne Wharf with shops, restaurants, and activities full of fun-loving families. Monday brings visitors a very special program presented by the Sandestin Veterans. The Emerald Coast has a strong military presence, playing host to multiple military bases and installations from Panama City to Pensacola, FL. This special program is sure to inspire patriotism in both the young and old, and will provide a fitting conclusion to the 2015 Memorial Day weekend. Monday's program will begin at 5pm near the Event Plaza, and like the rest of the events, is free to the public.


Memorial Day on the Emerald Coast is always fun for the whole family! There are plenty of things to do in Miramar Beach and the surrounding beach communities of Destin and Santa Rosa Beach, so don't miss out on a minute of fun during your Florida beach vacation. Before you book hotels or activities, be sure to check Destin travel deals offered by for the lowest prices on Emerald Coast travel.

Published May 10 2015
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