Celebrate the Best of the Emerald Coast at Grand Boulevard Oct 22

October 13, 2016 by Teresa Lischka

Celebrate the Best of the Emerald Coast 2016 at Grand Boulevard on Saturday, October 22 from 6:00 p.m to 9:00 p.m. Each year, Emerald Coast Magazine holds their Choice Poll for the best restaurants, shopping, services, entertainment and businesses along the Emerald Coast. As winners are announced, it's time to toast to your favorite places to shop, dine, relax and take care of business. Tickets available now!

It's a fabulous party as the 2016 winners will be on display at Grand Boulevard at Sandestin’s Town Center for the 17th Annual Best of the Emerald Coast. The event, which is open to the public, promises an evening of food, fun, entertainment. Attendees will enjoy an evening of food and drink along the Boulevard along with fun, fashion, live entertainment, and a silent auction.

Make plans for a celebration of what makes the Emerald Coast the best place to be. General admission tickets are $40 in advance and $50 the day of the event. VIP tickets are $75 and include early access in the VIP lounge, which featurs exclusive food, beverages and complimentary swag bags. Proceeds will benefit the Junior League of the Emerald Coast. To purchase tickets, visit

The Junior League of the Emerald Coast, Inc. is an organization of women committed to promoting volunteerism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. The JLEC's purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.

Noted as the "Oscars of the Emerald Coast," the Best Of Emerald Coast celebrates winners in food services, shopping and other industries throughout the Emerald Coast. This year, ECM readers selected 150 local businesses as the Best of the Emerald Coast in 2016. would like to congratulate many of our partners and friends in South Walton and Destin for making the list and being the best of the best! See all the winners here

Best of EC festivities take place every year at Grand Boulevard, one of South Walton's top lifestyle shopping and dining destinations. Grand Boulevard Town Center hosts large and small scale events throughout the year with an emphasis on cultural arts of all genres.  Come experience the growing destination with some of the area's best shopping, dining, and entertainment. Read more at the website, and follow Grand Boulevard on Facebook for updates, specials and events!  Read Five Reasons We Love Grand Boulevard from feature story.

Pick up a copy of the Oct/Nov edition of Emerald Coast Magazine to read about Best of the Emerald Coast 2016 winners as well as stories about life on the coast, or read digital edition now.

Follow Best of the Emerald Coast on Facebook for event updates.



Teresa Lischka's picture

A Birmingham native, Teresa could never get enough of the beach so she moved to SoWal as soon as she could. She loves sharing all things SoWal with the world.


We LOVE South Walton and Grand Boulevard! This is the most beautiful area!
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