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Henderson Beach State Park
#1 of 35 things to do in Destin
Henderson Beach is a nice family friendly place to relax and enjoy the beautiful ocean, pet friendly and very nice sand Gorgeous views of the surrounding area.
Gorgeous beaches, easy access and simple clean up! Playground for the kids, restrooms, everything you need!
Destin Harbor
#3 of 35 things to do in Destin
A panoramic view of the East pass and it's spectacular sunsets, a working fishing fleet on the marina boardwalk, great kids activities, shopping and dining choices abound.
Great place for adventure food family friendly I love the dolphin sightseeing and pirate ride and fishing.
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Crystal Sands Beach
#2 of 35 things to do in Destin
The sands are white and soft, the water was perfect and our whole family simply loved it.
Very family friendly beach will most definitely return again 2017.
Destin Commons
#4 of 35 things to do in Destin
Great Shopping In A Spotless, Safe, Family Friendly Environment.
Beautiful shopping complex ... very clean & great place to shop !!! Water fountains & small park area for kids to play!
Village of Baytowne Wharf
#6 of 35 things to do in Destin
A wonderful variety of shopping and dining and plenty of outdoor things for the kids., Great restaurants, both casual and fine dining (Another broken egg is our favorite) There are also several specialty shops tha...
Awesome scenery, great food selections, family fun by day, adult nightlife fun by night, good shopping, as well.
Destin History & Fishing Museum
#5 of 35 things to do in Destin
The woman running it is a descendant of one of the founding families of Destin so is very knowledgable of the history of the Emerald Coast.
I was amazed at how much they had in such a small space but it all was easy to read and the staff were great sharing their personal family histories in the area.
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HarborWalk Marina
#8 of 35 things to do in Destin
Great waterfront restaurants, outdoor bars, zip lines, shopping, balloon artists, tattoos for the kids, live entertainment, even fireworks.
Always a pleasant place to visit whether with your whole family or just a loved one.
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HarborWalk Village
#10 of 35 things to do in Destin
Massive outdoor TV for sports watching, boutique shops for souvenirs and beach attire, zipline, laser challenge, kids train, play areas, ice cream, pizza, drinks, restaurants, boat tours and more!
My family(2 daughters, nephew, mom and husband) and I had a fabulous time at The Harbor Village this Labor Day weekend!!! It's definitely a family oriented place where versatility happens!!
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Destin Harbor Boardwalk
#9 of 35 things to do in Destin
Destin Harbor Boardwalk is a great place to visit and enjoy shopping or have lunch or dinner with friends and family, beautiful views and boat trips to the Gulf of Mexico to see dolphins and sea life up close.
There is lots of great shops, tons of fun activities for the kids ( some even free on special nights) ,beautiful boats, great restaurants , fireworks once a week Which we could see from our room balcony , the Tues...
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Silver Sands Premium Outlets
#7 of 35 things to do in Destin
Great deals at the North Face Outlet and my kids loved Disney outlet and the awesome outdoor play ground area with soft padding flooring...especially nice with perfect 72 degree weather in early March!
Hole Caan, Gap for kids and adults; Coach, Le Crueset; Marc Jacobs., and so many more to mentions, From candy stores, to lunches and dinner places to eat light or even a little more are right there also.
Destin Dog Park
#11 of 35 things to do in Destin
You can see so many different ages soccer teams playing around with their couches and families supporting.
Our 4 legged kid loved it
Destin Water Taxi
#12 of 35 things to do in Destin
The kids love the ride and the driver was great!
My kid enjoyed it so much that she even behaved lol.
Jetty East Beach
#15 of 35 things to do in Destin
It's a wonderful family atmosphere...or it can also be a very relaxing quiet one as well.
My children and I had an absolutely amazing time in gorgeous weather!!
James Lee Park
#16 of 35 things to do in Destin
Very family-friendly beach.
Jolee Island Nature Park
#21 of 35 things to do in Destin
We have enjoyed many picnics, kite flying events, paper plane contests, and croquet games on Jolee Island... Nice pirate oriented playground for children... Small beaches along several Island paths... Excellent fo...
We enjoy walking around, watching the tide, looking for critters, watching storms roll in; there is a little playground for kids under 12...though mine still like to climb around (nostalgia!); there are swings for...