Summer Navarre Events

Summer is everyone's most favorite season to visit the beach, especially with sand, waves, and fun for the whole family. But if you want to make sure that you know all the best reasons to visit this summer, checkout our extensive list of Summer Navarre events, complete with times, locations, and descriptions so that you can easily plan the best summer vacation ever. (June-August)

Tunes by the Dunes

Tunes by the Dunes

The Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce will kick off its 13th Annual Free Summer Concert Series on Thursday, May 28, 2020 at the Navarre Beach Park`s Sand Crab Pavilion, just east of the Navarre Beach Fishing Pier. The summer concert series will offer an exciting line-up of 12 FREE outdoor concerts every Thursday (7-9 pm), from May 28 to August 13, 2020. The series will showcase a variety of local musicians with the Gulf of Mexico and sunset as the backdrop. Each night, from 7 to 9 pm you will find a different genre of music ranging from Jazz, Reggae, Southern Rock, Country, Oldies and much more. Spectators are encouraged to bring their beach blankets and lawn chairs for a night of free family entertainment. To ensure you have the most up-to-date information on Tunes by the Dunes, please follow the Navarre Facebook Page. For more information, log onto, or contact the Navarre Chamber at 850-939-3267 or via email [email protected]
Location: Navarre Beach, Sand Crab Pavilion
Phone: 850-939-3267
Hometown 4th of July Parade & Celebration

Hometown 4th of July Parade & Celebration

When: July 4

Everyone is invited to join the Navarre Chamber and Santa Rosa County Tourist Development Office for the Navarre Beach Hometown 4th of July Parade & Celebration. Children`s parade will be held at 6 p.m. Live music will take place at the Sand Crab Pavilion at 7 p.m. The fireworks show will begin shortly after dusk.
Location: Navarre Beach
Bands on the Beach

Bands on the Beach

When: Tuesday evenings through Oct. 29.

Pensacola Beach`s popular outdoor summer concert series, Bands on the Beach, features a lineup of performers sure to please every musical taste. 7 p.m.
Location: Gulfside Pavilion/Pensacola Beach by Beach Ball Water Tower

Pensacola Beach Air Show

When: July 10 - July 13, 2019

Witness exhilarating stunts and heart-stopping maneuvers at the Pensacola Beach Air Show. Civilian and other military aircraft will perform aerial acrobatics over the Gulf of Mexico during a weekend of high-flying fun. July 23 is the full-dress rehearsal and July 13 is the Pensacola Beach Air Show - the civilian show begins at noon and the Blue Angels take flight at 2 p.m.
Location: Pensacola Beach
Annual Emerald Coast Poker Run

Annual Emerald Coast Poker Run

When: Saturday August 10th, 2019

`The Big One` is the largest and most popular charity poker run in the USA featuring pleasure boats, power boats, fishing boats and more! For over 25 years, poker run goers and their boats have filled the waters in the Destin, Florida area. Kick the week off with the 1st Annual Boat Week on the Emerald Coast.
Location: Fort Walton Beach, FL
Phone: 850.243.3800

Windjammers on the Pier

When: Open 7 days a week, live music on the weekends

Windjammers offers fresh seafood, burgers, sandwiches and more. Listen to local talent while catching a sunset over the Gulf of Mexico during the weekend. Visit the gift shop then take a stroll down the longest pier on the Emerald Coast. For more information, visit
Location: Navarre Beach

Volleyball tourneys and beach activities

When: Open 7 days a week, Tourneys on select dates

Juana`s Pagodas offers paddleboard rentals, jet ski rentals and more. Stick around and grab a bite to eat while listening to live music or enter to play one of their volleyball tournaments. Schedule of events can be found at
Location: Navarre Beach

Monday Night Cornhole

When: Open 7 days a week, cornhole hole Monday evenings

Broussard`s Bayou Grill in conjunction with Beach Bums Cornhole present Monday Night Cornhole in Navarre. This is a blind draw tournament. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. and play begins at 7 p.m. $5 entry fee with cash prizes going to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. All talent levels welcome. Broussard`s will have drink specials all night. Don`t miss live entertainment at Broussard`s Friday-Saturday nights. Visit for more information.
Location: Broussard's Bayou Grill, Navarre Beach

Clear Bottom Kayak Tours

When: Select Saturdays throughout the summer

Explore and discover Navarre Beach Reef with a 45-minute Clear Bottom Kayak Tour of the Gulf Side Reef. Cost of ticket includes the tour and admission to Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center. For times and dates, visit and search "Clear Bottom Kayak Tour".
Location: Navarre Beach

Shark School

When: Select Saturdays through Dec. 21

Shark School students will learn about local Gulf Coast sharks, shark biology, and shark conservation. Students will also enjoy arts and crafts, a shark tooth treasure hunt, and early entry into the center. (The cost is $15 per child and there is an entrance fee of $5 per adult.) For availability which includes event age groups, additional information, and enrollment visit,
Location: Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center