Celebrate the Holidays at The Village of Baytowne Wharf
November 30, 2014 by SoWal Staff
Have a Holly, Jolly Christmas at The Village of Baytowne Wharf with a calendar of fun-filled events throughout the month of December. Baytowne is a wonderful place to enjoy holiday shopping, dining and entertainment with friends and family, and this season they're featuring live music performances by local bands, twinkling light shows, a holiday lantern parade and a New Year's Countdown to ring in 2015. To help you keep it all straight, we're giving you this guide to events taking place at The Village of Baytowne Wharf this December.
Wednesday Night Concert Series Holiday Edition Enjoy live music loaded with holiday cheer on Wednesday nights in December from 7-9 p.m. with free concert performances in the Events Plaza.
Dec. 3 | Boukou Groove
Dec. 10 | Heritage
Dec. 17 | Niceville Opus One
Dec. 31 | Fleetwood Dreams, Alter Eagles and Almost Styx during Baytowne Countdown 7pm-Midnight
12 Nights of Lights
This festive light show set to holiday music takes place in the Events Plaza at 6, 7, & 8 p.m. on Wednesdays, coinciding with the Wednesday Night Concert Series Holiday Edition. Catch additional shows on Fridays and Saturdays, same times-same place! Admission is free and open to the public. Show dates include: December 3, 5, 6, 10, 12, 13, 17, 19, 20, 24, 26 & 27.
Tuba Christmas & Holiday Lantern Parade
On Saturday, Dec. 13, take in a Christmas Concert, make wonderful memories at the Holiday Lantern Parade and catch a holiday movie under the stars. All three events are open to the public with free admission.
5 p.m. | Playground Music will present Tuba Christmas, a free concert that brings together musicians that play instruments in the tuba family.
6 p.m. | Bring holiday spirit to Baytowne during the 5th Annual Holiday Lantern Parade. Participants are invited to walk with their handmade paper lanterns or drive their decorated golf carts and help bring holiday cheer to The Village of Baytowne Wharf. Create your own paper lantern at the Abrakadoodle workshop beginning at 3:30 p.m.
7 p.m. | Bring blankets and chairs for a movie under the stars featuring the riotous holiday classic Elf.
Baytowne Holiday Paper Lantern Parade Registration Form
Baytowne On Ice
The ice skating rink at The Village of Baytowne Wharf is the perfect opportunity to get into the winter spirit. The seasonal ice skating rink has become a local holiday favorite. Located at the Apex Skating Pavilion and open until Feb. 1. Find details on the SoWal Forum or at www.BaytowneWharf.com.
You don't want to miss New Year's Eve at the Village of Baytowne Wharf! Dance the night away to live music by Fleetwood Dreams, Alter Eagles and Almost Styx from p.m.-Midnight. Then enjoy breathtaking fireworks as they light up the sky over the lagoon at Midnight. Admission is free and everyone is welcome!
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort is the place to be for holiday fun, great shopping and festive events. Enjoy special savings all December long, including 30% off a 3-night stay, $89 rates and more! Visit www.Sandestin.com to book your vacation.
Located along the shores of the Choctawhatchee Bay in Northwest Florida, The Village of Baytowne Wharf features an array of boutiques, eateries, galleries and nightlife, including a jam-packed schedule of outdoor festivals and special events for the entire family. This spectacular setting, located within Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, is the perfect spot to spend a vibrant afternoon, evening, week, vacation, or you can be a few of the lucky few who frequently experience Baytowne Wharf through home ownership.