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Upcoming events at Bel Aire Terrace & in the Florida panhandle area
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FWBJB at the Billy Bowlegs Parade!

Come on out and catch Fort Walton Beach Junior Bombers FWBJB as we lace up and take over the streets of Fort Walton Beach for the Official Billy Bowlegs Torchlight Parade! SKATERS/LEAGUE MEMBERS:You must sign up at the document below. Bring beads and 2-3 bags of candy! MUST HAVE A PARENT WITH YOU!…/1BsqlbDv5Sls42IMzsMVD…/edit Show up time is at 5:40pm at the Old Kmart. Parade Starts at 7pm!Must pass full assessment before skating with approval from COACH NICC! We will have all our gear on with our jerseys and you can dress like a pirate. Parents please wear Bomber gear or

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2022 Exotic Car Show

Gear up, cause on Saturday April 30, 2022 The Emerald Coast Exotic Cars (ECEC) is hosting an Exotic Car Show! The show will take place at The Palms of Destin Resort, on the rooftop of the parking garage! Tickets for enter your car are around $30 – $40 and are proceeded to benefit the Military Intrepid Spirit Centers, which help military personnel suffering from the effects of Traumatic Brain Injury and PTSD; and with over 60 supercars registered, you wont wanna miss this spectacular sight! Entry is FREE for all spectators and the show will begin at 4:00pm! Lets Ride! The

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Arbor Day Celebration

Love nature and allm things green! Come celebrate with the Crestview Citizens Advisory Council on Friday, April 29, at 5:30pm for an Arbor Day observance with tree planting at McMahon Center! The event is FREE for the community as we gather together to maintain native tree species and replant original tree species that have been on decline over the years. County agents will be present during the event to educate visitors about the various local species as well as be your guide around the center’s arboretum & on-site museum. McMahon Center is super close to Bel Aire Terrace at 130

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City of Crestview Easter Egg Hunt 2022

Tomorrow April 16th, starting at 9:15am. The Egg Hunt Extravaganza will kick off at Twin Hill Park on the small soccer field, with the 0-3 year age group. then at 10:15am the egg hunt will move to the football field for ages 4-6 as well as ages 7-12. With over 20,000 eggs, you won’t want to miss this year’s Easter Egg Hunt! Twin Hills park is Crestview’s lovely duck pond and outdoor recreational area! located at 100 N Hathaway St. Crestview, FL!

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Chautauqua Vineyards Spring Festival 2022

Time: Saturday April 23rd, 2022Address: 364 Hugh Adams Rd, Defuniak Springs FL. The Summer Festival is back!  A great day of fun in the sun. They will have over 50 art and craft vendors set up on the grounds for all your shopping needs. Food trucks will be available for tasty treats. Live music will be performed for your entertainment. Free outdoor wine tastings will be available in the parking lot along with wine slushies, wine by the glass, as well as individual bottles and cases of wine available for purchase! This event is family friendly with non-alcoholic beverages available

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Buccaneer Pirate Cruise

Did you know that the first European to visit Florida was Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon who arrived in 1513? He was searching for the legendary Fountain of Youth! Did you also know that Destin Harbor hosts a real full sized Spanish galleon looking for their own treasure?! Now you can come aboard! Buccaneer Pirate Cruise sets sail 3-4 times each day all year long on thrilling, merry adventures! Join Captain Cannonball and his scallywags for a time on the salty main for song, dance, sword fights and more! The Buccaneer sets sail from 100 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541(That’s about

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Spring Into the Science Center

We are so fortunate to live near the coast! With good reason, it becomes a hot spot for tourists during times like this years upcoming spring break, but we get it all year long! In honor of Spring break 2022, the Destin-FWB commerce team have teamed up with ecScience in opening up their center throughout the break period. the Science Center is located at:  31 SW Memorial Parkway, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548 (That’s about 40min from Bel Aire Terrace!) There is fun for the whole family with hands on activities, creature features and more! According to their website they

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Tim Hawkins – Live In Concert – Destin, FL

If you’ve never heard of Tim Hawkins, then boy do we have a show for you! Come experience a night full of laughs and fun during Tim’s first full since 2019. An evening full of stories designed to bring people together! Tickets are on sale at, May 28, 20227:00 PMVillage Baptist Church (map) Doors open at 6:00p *Picture Provided by*

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The Friendly Florist: A Cut Above the Rest

February, the very name is associated with misty skies, the color red, and romantic ambiance! With Valentines day is quickly approaching, we want to highlight a special business in the area that delivers quality AND actually delivers to your door! How ’bout that?! “Friendly Florist” is located in Crestview at 586 N Ferdon Blvd, Crestview, FL 32536.and offer fresh, seasonal bouquets that come in a variety of vessels from decorative buckets, vases, and more! You can also visit their website to pick your set. Just remember that certain flowers and not always available so we definitely recommend going in during

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Tacos Way: Crestview’s Newest Dive

Crestview Continues to grow and grow each month, with new faces and establishments to grace it’s streets with. It’s no secret that Crestview is where many local businesses come to get their start-up and end up becoming such a hit, you never want them to leave! Today, we want to highlight one of Crestview’s newest eateries: “Taco’s Way” is located on 252 N Ferdon Blvd, Crestview, FL 32536 And is quickly becoming the no.1 stop for Mexican street cuisine. Here you may enjoy a variety of authentic dishes such as carnitas, carne asada, tripas and lengua! Each fitting neatly into

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The Emerald Coast Zoo

We want to take the opportunity to highlight some great attractions in Crestview! If you are a newcomer to the area, these areas will be worth every cent and minute of time! This week we’ll start with the Emerald Coast zoo. Compared to other parks in Florida, the Emerald Coast Zoo was established only in 2013. It is situated on 4 hectares (10 acres) of land making it one of the biggest wildlife parks in Crestview. The environment is ideal for children as they will get to see around 100 animals of 35 different species, including exotic animals like lions,

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AllTrails: The Outdoors Mobile App!

Here in our little neck of the woods in Crestview, Florida, we love the outdoors! Crestview is located near one of the largest state parks in the northwest: Blackwater River State Park! If you love the outdoors as much as we do, then you have to check out the app “Alltrails.” Alltrails will give you a comprehensive lift of hiking trails, looks, parks, and camp grounds to setup shop and adventure. Weather it is planned or on a whim, every outdoorsman/woman must have this app on their phone. NOTE: Some contents are paid to access but the app is free

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Rebirth Brass Band @ Lucilles Music Hall

Rebirth Brass Band is coming to Lucille’s Music Hall on Saturday, Jan. 8th with special guests Corey Mack & Stuart Redd! For almost 4 decades, the Grammy-winning Rebirth Brass Band has been “stunning” fans with a fiery live show and a rich musical catalog. Their trademark sound pays homage to the New Orleans brass band tradition while weaving a tapestry that combines elements of jazz, funk, soul, R&B and the sounds from the streets they grew up on. From their legendary 25+ year run of Tuesday nights at the Maple Leaf to stages all over the world, Rebirth is the

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Murder Mystery Dinner

Come join Fairytale Nutrition for their first annual Murder Mystery Dinner at their hub site: 759 N Ferdon Blvd, Crestview, FL 32536. Cover charge includes meal and drink and character package! With ticket purchase you will receive your character packet. Ticket price is $20 per person. Time: Saturday, Dec. 11th at 6pm

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COX Pensacola Christmas Parade

Coming to Pensacola this Saturday, December 11th will be the COX Pensacola Christmas Parade Located in Downtown Pensacola! Come and join the fun beginning at 5:15pm. The parade will feature well over 100 entries, 6000 participants and pays tribute to the U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels. Local high school bands from Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties and New Orleans will also be participating! The event is also televised live on WKRG-TV5 (CBS) from 5:30 until 7pm. Also the entire parade is streamed on

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Pet Photo Shoot at Bel Aire Terrace!

It is almost time for our annual pet photo shoot at Bel Aire Terrace! The shoot will take place Saturday, December 18th at our very own clubhouse! There are only TWELVE spots available for this day for the hours of 10am – 4pm. Participation cost is $50! – Cash or Check made payable to the photographer, Ms. Shelby Smidt All participants will receive an online photo gallery where you will be able to download your photos with the print release! Your pets will receive a goody bag for being the best models ever! Call us to reserve your spot! –

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Florida Artists Blacksmith Association Demonstration and Competition

We are big metal fans! (no, not that kind). That’s right! We are talking about the Florida Artists Blacksmith Association! Come see local Blacksmiths in Action. They are bringing their steel and forges out to the Timbercreek Distillery and will be demonstrating how they do what they do. There will be a Blacksmithing competition as well to see who can make the best designs. The distillery will have cocktails, pizza, and Axe throwing as well. Come out and have some fun with us and the Blacksmiths and support your local artists. 

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The Commons Jolly Jubilee!

Get your calendars marked in advance! November 26th – the day after Thanksgiving – will mark the first weekend of the Destin Commons Jolly Jubilee; started at 5pm!What is this jubilee, you ask? Jolly Jubilee is a series of holiday happenings that take place at the center from Nov 26th through Christmas. With a 50′ Christmas tree as an anchor, The commons team create the premier holiday atmosphere with ten large reindeer topiary shrubs, multiple Christmas trees, Christmas carolers, and live performances! You won’t want to miss these holiday happenings. Every Friday & Saturday from 5pm-7pm Starting November 26 ’til

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Loose Leash Walking Seminar

Having a bit of issues with your doggie on your usual walks? Come and have a lovely day at the park. Bring your toughest puller, lunger, jumper and all around naughty walker and let’s change that! Infinity Pets & Company LLC will be hosting our popular loose leash walking seminar to the public. We are proud to say that people stumble in, but walk out walking right! We will be working on loose leash walking and relationship building skills with our dogs. The location is at a beautiful park surrounded by real life distractions. Seminar is $5 for those that

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Adult Paint at Crooked Tale Gastropub

Tomorrow on Tuesday, November 9th @ 6 PM, Crestview’s Local gastropub will be holding an evening with painting and drinking! The sample painting is inspired by a famous work of Claude Monet! Cost is 35$ and all supplies, plus a drink, are included. Come out and grab a brush and enjoy a brew. Address: 5206 S Ferdon Blvd, Crestview, FL.

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Family Library – Touch a Truck!

Calling all work trucks! When: November 13th, 2021 from 10AM – 12PM Where: Crestview Public Library Touch a Truck is for every kid who ever played in the sandbox! All trucks will need to be in place no later than 9:30AM! Please contact Ginny or Heather at 850-682-4432 to let them know you’re coming! Come see the trucks up close in the side parking lot at the Crestview Public Library! Registration is not required for this is a free event welcoming ALL ages! Click the link below for more details![%7B%22mechanism%22%3A%22discovery_top_tab%22%2C%22surface%22%3A%22bookmark%22%7D]%2C%22ref_notif_type%22%3Anull%7D

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Shrimp Boil with Willingham Seafood

Join Willingham Seafood for another much needed Shrimp boil with entertainment by Rob Romans (6-9)! Willingham will be providing plates for $13 that include 1/2 lb. shrimp, corn, potatoes and sausage. Or $10 for 1 lb. of just shrimp. Address: 1400 E John Sims Pkwy, Niceville, FL 32578 Time: Friday @5pm – 9pm

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Pig Roast with Live Music

Grub on! This Saturday at 6pm, A fundraiser to benefit Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra The New Cahoots will be the entertainment and Cafe Rico will be hosting a Pig Roast all day with $11 platters! Address: 1400 E John Sims Pkwy, Niceville, FL 32578

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Jerry Byrd LIVE at Hub City Smokehouse

Want some good ol’ fashioned grub and music? Our beloved Hub City Smokehouse & Grill will be hosting Jerry Byrd Under the tent/outside seating area! Tomorrow, October 28th, at 5pm CDT. Address: 168 S Main St, Crestview, FL 32536

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