explore our beach Neighborhoods
plan your TripGetting Here
Traveling here is a breeze.Trip Ideas
Find suggestions for the perfect trip.Beach and Bay Access Locations
Put your feet in the sand.Beach Safety
Ensure a fun-filled experience for all.Visitor Center
Pop in to learn more.Travel Guides
Order or download our travel guides and start planning.Newsletter Signup
Get the latest from South Walton.
things to Do
Crescendo! Sinfonia Gulf Coast
Crenscendo! is an exciting cultural extravaganza to benefit Sinfonia Gulf Coast and its music education and community engagement initiatives throughout Okaloosa and Walton counties. Known for producing the highest caliber concerts and events along Northwest Florida's Gulf Coast, Sinfonia "redefines" charitable events with the energy-infused experience that celebrates the cultural and culinary arts by showcasing world-class vintners, "celebrity chefs," expert spirit purveyors, amazing auction items, and award-winning musical guests.
CRESCENDO! 2021 Kick Off Lunch @ Bijoux
Thursday, March 25, 2021 | 11 a.m.
Help us kick off Crescendo! 2021 safely and in style at Bijoux Restaurant + Spirits located at The Market Shops. Enjoy an incredible lunch prepared by award-winning chef/co-owner Jack McGuckin, sip elegant wines, indulge in delectable desserts, shop all of the must-have accessories of the season from The Jewel, view the latest fashions modeled by Today's Boutique, door prizes and raffle items, plus much more.
*Seating is capacity controlled with social distancing and safety precautions in place.
CRESCENDO! VINTNER DINNERS
Friday, April 30, 2021 | 6 p.m.
Hosted in elegant homes and venues throughout the region featuring some of the country’s most exclusive vineyards. Culinary maestros include top chefs from the Gulf Coast region and beyond including: Jack McGuckin of Bijoux Restaurant + Spirits, Ryan McNay & Richard McCord of MARROW, plus more.
Please visit SinfoniaGulfCoast.org for vintner/chef/host pairings. The Sinfonia team will call each patron to confirm which dinner they would prefer to attend following confirmation of their order.
CRESCENDO! MAIN EVENT
Sunday, May 2, 2021 | 11:30 a.m. | Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa: Coastal Ballroom
This year's theme is La vie en rosé (life in pink): enter into an elegant setting of rosé-inspired decor and fashion. This energy-infused experience will celebrate the cultural and culinary arts by showcasing world-class vintners, expert spirit purveyors, amazing auction items, and an electrifying musical performance by Violectric.
Regardless of where you stay in this welcoming, diverse neighborhood you’ll have no shortage of fun activities — from spas and nightlife to exhilarating water activities and championship golf courses. The Village of Baytowne Wharf bustles with dining and entertainment options for the whole family. Or, treat yourself to a gourmet meal at Seagar’s, a AAA Four Diamond-rated restaurant. With Sandestin’s incredible variety, you’ll start planning your next visit while you’re still here.Neighborhood Details
Tag Us On Instagram