Destin, Florida (PRWEB) July 28, 2011
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, the leading Florida vacation resort, announces a free night offer and an impressive line-up of events for the late summer and fall season. Guests are invited to a “Free Fall” and more at the resort.
Guests can receive a free night with the purchase of two from August 11 through December 27 in many of the resort’s deluxe Destin vacation rentals.
Sandestin has long been a favorite getaway destination for guests this time of year because of the beautiful beach, activities, events and even the back to school shopping deals at nearby Silver Sands Factory Stores, the country’s largest designer outlet center. Featured events during these great getaway seasons include:
The Unveiling of the World’s Largest Fishing Lure
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort is the new home of the official World’s Largest Fishing Lure, which is now on display at SS Spitfire Mercantile at the resort’s beautiful Baytowne Marina. On August 10, Guinness World Records will be on hand to confirm this new world’s record. Guests of any age are invited to come and take pictures next to this 10 foot+ fishing lure, which weighs more than 350 pounds. While there at the Marina, guests are invited to celebrate the sunset each evening and say hello to the Marina’s resident parrots, Gilligan and MaryAnn.
The Sandestin Music Festival
August 12 - 13
Back by popular demand, Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort will be the place to be for music lovers of all ages when the Sandestin Music Festival hits multiple stages throughout the resort. Guests can listen to some of today’s great music legends and trendsetters during this free August concert and can enjoy accommodations just steps away from the music.
On August 20, 2011, the 25th Annual Destin Triathlon will lure 700 participants for a half-mile Gulf of Mexico swim, a 20-mile bike along the coast, and a 4-mile run from the Beach to the Bay.
Labor Day Art Walk
September 2 - 4
The Village of Baytowne Wharf welcomes the fresh fall season under the moonlight with a weekend good for the art and soul with world-class art and live music in the Village Events Plaza. Exceptional artists featured in the area’s leading galleries from across the southeast will gather for this three day festival featuring the best of the best in the world of art. Admission to the Village and art walk are free.
Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival
October 21 - October 22
Known as the “Best Beer Fest on the Emerald Coast,” the popular festival features more than over 100 domestic and international beers, seminars and samplings, and live music. Beer novices to beer lovers will be able to sample domestic and international options, including specialty, seasonal and not-yet-released beers. Guests are encouraged to get tickets early before this event is sold out.
Trick or Treat Street at Baytowne
October 29; 6 – 8 p.m.
Children and guests of all ages are welcome to Trick-or-treat through the Village streets and visit merchants as they provide guests with some favorite Halloween treats from 5 - 7 p.m.
In addition to these events, Sandestin also offers a nice selection of “mancation” golf packages and value-packed girlfriend getaways. For more information about these packages, the free night offer (promo code FREE3), or the featured events, visit http://www.sandestin.com or call 1-866-91-BEACH.
About Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort was named the #1 resort on Florida’s Emerald Coast. The resort invites guests to a world of 2,400 acres and 30 charming neighborhoods featuring 1,300 vacation rentals, condominiums, villas, town homes and the best in Destin hotel accommodations. As a member of the beautiful South Walton area, the resort features more than seven miles of beaches and pristine bay front, four championship golf courses, 15 world-class tennis courts, 19 swimming pools, a 98-slip marina, a fitness center and spa, meeting space and The Village of Baytowne Wharf, a pedestrian village with shopping, dining and nightlife.