It’s Time for the Destin Fishing Rodeo
If you have recently moved into a Destin rental home, get excited. You’re about to experience one of the Emerald Coast’s best events. Lived here awhile?Get out your poles, clean up the boat, and register to fish – it’s almost time for the annual Destin Fishing Rodeo!
The Destin Fishing Rodeo is an annual events that is a popular draw for tourists, as well as locals. Even if you don’t fish, the daily weigh-ins, not to mention the Destin buy cialis online generic Seafood Festival, are a great way to join in on the celebration of this little town’s heritage and the foundation on which this popular vacation destination is built on.
The fishing rodeo takes place October 1-31, a solid month, and kicks off with the Destin Seafood Festival the first full weekend in October. The main venue for these events is the HarborWalk Village and the Destin Harbor. Here you will find the festival, which is three days of seafood, music and vendors, before climbing aboard your boat and heading out to sea.
The weigh-ins, which take place each evening at AJ’s restaurant on the harbor, are one of the best ways to experience the rodeo. Venture out to the docks each afternoon to grab a spot near the weigh station and get a drink. You won’t want to miss the impressive catches each boat will show off as they come to shore. We hope to see you on the docks!