With Christmas being next week, New Year’s Eve is just around the corner! If you haven’t made plans yet, now’s the time to do it. Here’s a list of New Year’s Eve Parties on the Emerald Coast in Florida.
Pensacola Pelican Drop – Countdown to 2013
When: 5:00p to 8:00p
Where: Downtown Pensacola, Pensacola, FL
What: While our 14-ft Pelican spreads its 20-foot wings atop a 100-foot platform, you can party in the streets below! Parents can enjoy live performances on three outdoor stages as the kids countdown with confetti and a “bubble stomp.” Then, at the stroke of midnight, the whole city celebrates as the Pelican descends amidst fireworks and more confetti.
New Year’s Eve Luxe Vegas Party
Where: HarborWalk Village, Destin, FL
What: Play charity games of Blackjack, Craps, and Roulette while Déjà Vu puts on a high-energy live show. Fireworks will ring in the New Year at midnight.
New Year’s Eve Fireworks Cruise in Destin Florida
When: 8:00p to 12:30a
Where: SunQuest Cruises – Cruise Ship Solaris’, Miramar Beach, FL
What: This spectacular ocean event features live entertainment, an unparalleled aerial view of fireworks in Destin, party favors, and a champagne toast at midnight. Reservations are required.
Pier Park Rings in the New Year with Fifth Annual Pier Park Beach Ball Drop
When: 5:30p to 2:00a
Where: Pier Park, Panama City Beach, FL
What: This family event will feature live entertainment by James Otto, prize drawings, stilt walkers, and the Family Beach Ball Drop with over 10,000 inflatable beach balls released onto Pier Park Drive on the boardwalk.
New Year’s Eve Annual Harbor Rockin’ Street Party
Where: Harborwalk Village, Destin, FL
What: Enjoy live music, drink specials, and a live performance from Jim Beam’s Emerging Artist – The Andy Velo Band – on the HarborWalk Village main stage. At 8pm, there will be TWO fireworks shows plus the 5th Annual Ball Drop over the Destin Harbor.
Kerry Veach is a Destin, FL Realtor and Real Estate Broker with 22 years of experience assisting thousands in the exciting process of buying and/or selling a home. He is a member of the RE/MAX Hall of Fame, the RE/MAX Platinum Club, and the RE/MAX® 100% CLUB. In 2011, he earned the RE/Max Lifetime Achievement Award.
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