Quality Inn At Eglin AFB
101 Hwy 85 N.
Niceville, FL 32578
Phone: (850) 678-8077
Fax: (850) 729-1254
Each year, the Destin Community Center hosts more than 90,000 visitors. Complete with a gymnasium, kitchen and meeting rooms, the 18,500 square-foot facility hosts a number of programs for people of all ages including aerobics, basketball, line dancing, volleyball, oil painting, wood carving, kids' camps as well as several annual events, like the Miss Destin Pageant and Fall Festival.
Enjoy first-run films in air conditioned comfort at the Lively Cinema 10. Cinema also has weekday matinee specials. This is the perfect place to escape the heat during the warm summer months. There are also options for movies that the little ones will love as well. The snack bar sells a wide variety of candy and sodas.
Part of a 52-acre piece of property dedicated exclusively for arts and education uses by the late Mattie Kelly is the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village Event Center. Located in the heart of Destin, the family-friendly lawn hosts several concerts every year. Guests can bring lawn chairs and picnic blankets to events and enjoy the music and outdoor space. Food is also available for purchase at the venue.
Located in Destin Commons, the Rave Motion Pictures Destin Commons 14 is a modern multiplex that offer all of the modern comforts to film-goers. The theaters feature comfortable seating, modern sound systems, and large screens. The coolness of the theater is a welcome escape during the sweltering summer months. A snack bar selling candy, popcorn and drinks is also located inside.
Located on Destin Harbor, Harbor Walk Village is a collection of stores, guides, dining, entertainment and the Emerald Grande, Destin's only full-service luxury resort. Shop at one of the many stores or even make plans to snorkel or cruise with the dolphins. Dining options here include Poppy's Crazy Lobster Bar and Grill. The harbor also hosts a number of family-friendly annual events and festivals.
With 26 lanes, Hurricane Lanes is Destin's premier bowling alley. Come during the day to perfect your game or at night for black light bowling with music. But there's plenty else to do if you aren't a fan or get too tired to bowl. Hurricane Lanes is also home to Rupert's Billiards and Blues Sports Bar and boasts TVs showing the latest game, music, 14 pool tables, a full service bar, an arcade and a cafe. Check the website for current drink specials and upcoming events.