Have a Holly Jolly Baytowne!

December 10, 2019 by SoWal Staff

Have a Holly, Jolly Christmas at The Village of Baytowne Wharf with a packed calendar of fun 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, twinkling light shows, Ice Skating Extravaganza, Winter Wonderland and a New Year's Countdown to ring in 2020. 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 | Visits with Santa
Get in the winter spirit in the Village and listen to some of your favorite holiday classics. Every Wednesday this December enjoy the Holiday edition of the Wednesday Night Concert Series from 6pm til 8pm. Each concert will feature a festive choreographed light show and visits with Santa.
December 4: Matt McCarty Band
December 11: Voices of Valhalla & Donnie Sundal of Boukou Groove
December 18: Niceville Opus One

12 Nights of Lights
Wed/Fri/Sat through Dec 21 | Time: 6pm, 7pm, and 8pm
Location: Events Plaza Lawn
This December enjoy a festive light show every Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday leading up to Christmas! This sparkling event will also be featured during the special holiday edition of the Wednesday Night Concert Series. Watch three dazzling shows on the Village tree at 6pm, 7pm, and 8pm.

Ice Skating Extravaganza
Friday, December 13th | Showtimes 6pm and 7:30pm
Baytowne on Ice is hosting it's fourth annual Ice Skating Extravaganza! The event will feature two performances by Dylan David Moscovitch and Kristin Cowan on Friday, December 13th at 6:00 pm & 7:30 pm. Before and in between the shows, lace up those skates and skate around with The Pros! Dylan and Kristin will be on the ice sharing tips and tricks! Free and open to the public.

Tuba Christmas
Saturday, December 14 | 5-7pm
Bring the whole family out for a unique holiday event in The Village. Enjoy some of your favorite holiday classics with Tuba Christmas and visits with Santa! It will be a magical night for everyone.

Winter Wonderland
Saturday, January 4 | 9am-1pm
The Village of Baytowne Wharf's Event Plaza is turning into a Winter Wonderland full of real snow on Saturday January 4! Slide on the ice slide, make snow angels, and enjoy a day of frosty fun for the whole family. Free and open to everyone! Winter Wonderland original date of December 21 has been changed to January 4 due to weather conditions.

Baytowne On Ice
Dust off those skates and get in the winter spirit at The Village of Baytowne Wharf's Baytowne on Ice. For those visitors who miss the cold and ice, our seasonal ice rink is the perfect opportunity to share some of your favorite holiday traditions. Ice rink is open October 26th - February 1st. Hours vary daily. Click To View Full Ice Rink Schedule.

Baytowne Countdown

You don't want to miss the Village of Baytowne Wharf's end-of-the-year celebration! Enjoy our family friendly evening from 6-8pm with face painting, kids activities, and LIVE music on the Baytowne LIVE stage with DJ Vladi, finishing off with a fireworks display at 8pm. Ring in the New Year with an evening to remember, with two breathtaking fireworks displays at 8pm & midnight. Dance the night way with LIVE music from Groovy 7 until 1am, featured on the Events Plaza State.

The Village of Baytowne Wharf is the "heart and soul" of Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort and the gathering place for many locals and visitors along the Emerald Coast. Baytowne Wharf features restaurants, bars, shops, and family-friendly activities throughout the village. Sitting on the shore of the Choctawhatchee Bay, the area pieces together elements of an old fishing village and a New Orleans marketplace, making the atmosphere fun and relaxing. Learn more about Baytowne shops, dining and events at

Follow The Village of Baytowne Wharf on Facebook for updates on upcoming festivals and events. And check Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort on Facebook for lodging specials and beautiful scenes from the beach.


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