Winter Navarre Events

Many people think of the snow when they think of winter, but we think of beautiful white sandy beaches and fun Winter Navarre events for any type of vacation plans. Checkout our up to date information about the special holiday and cool season events during the months of December to February.

Annual Navarre Christmas Parade and Christmas in the Park

Annual Navarre Christmas Parade and Christmas in the Park

Dec. 4 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Christmas in the Park "Joy To The World!" presented by Walmart-Navarre and the Navarre Neighborhood Market and the Annual Navarre Community Christmas Parade presented by PrimeLending. The Parade starts at the Navarre Library and runs south on Presidio St., left on Esplanade St. and ending in the back parking lot of Centennial Bank. Local artists and crafters will gather with great gifts at the Merry Market, take photos with Santa, Mrs. Claus, and The Grinch. Enjoy free baked goods and hot beverages at Mrs. Claus` Bakery sponsored by Okaloosa Gas after the parade. For more information visit www.navarrechamber.com or call 850-939-3267.
Location: Navarre Park - 8513 Navarre Pkwy, Navarre, FL
Phone: 850-939-3267
Trash Bash with the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center

Trash Bash with the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center

Dec. 18 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Jan. 29 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Feb. 26th 8am -10am
Help protect sea turtles and other imperiled species through a citizen science program that allows volunteers to take an active role in the war against marine debris. Volunteers collect trash from different areas along the 4.5 miles of Navarre Beach and record data that is forwarded to state and federal agencies. Meet in the main Navarre Beach Parking Lot near the Sand Crab Pavilion. A limited supplies of gloves, buckets and pickers are provided, or bring your own. For more information, visit www.navarrebeachseaturtles.org or call 850-684-3347.
Location: Navarre Beach Parking Lot near the Sand Crab Pavilion
Phone: 850-684-3347
Christmas ZOObilee

Christmas ZOObilee

Dec. 11, 12, 18, 19 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Christmas ZOObilee includes winter-themed bounce stations, live music and entertainment, a Candy Cane Market full of gifts, sights, smells, and tastes of the season. Including unique gifts from local artists and delicious holiday treats. Christmas ZOObilee wouldn`t be complete without a visit from the jolly man in a red suit for photo opportunities as well as the Grinch. With all event activities included with regular daytime admission. For more information, visit www.gbzoo.com/event/zoobile or call 850-932-2229.
Location: 5701 Gulf Breeze Pkwy. Gulf Breeze, FL
Phone: 850-932-2229
Seamore`s Winter Wonderland Party!

Seamore`s Winter Wonderland Party!

Dec. 11 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Join us for our fundraiser event featuring: holiday music, winter wonderland games, hot chocolate, photos with Seamore and so much more! Tickets available for purchase day of event at the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center. For more information, visit www.navarrebeachseaturtles.org or call 850-684-3347.
Location: 8740 Gulf Blvd. Navarre FL.
Phone: 850-684-3347
1st Annual Christmas Village Festival

1st Annual Christmas Village Festival

Dec. 12 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
St. Michaels Brewing Company invites you to the 1st annual Christmas Village Festival. Des`s Tacos food truck will be serving delicious brunch burritos from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. After 2 p.m. St. Michaels Brewing Company will host a food tent with soup/chili, loaded baked potatoes, hot chocolate, and gluhwein (mulled wine). Shop for last minute gifts at the Christmas Village booths, pictures with Santa, kids Christmas crafts activities, and live music. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/StMichaelsBrewing or call 850-710-7337.
Location: 2199 Hwy. 87 S. Navarre FL.
Phone: 850-710-7337
13th Annual Penguin Plunge `n Paddle

13th Annual Penguin Plunge `n Paddle

Jan. 1 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Come out and celebrate the first day of the year and "freezin` for a reason". The Annual Penguin Plunge `n Paddle is a charity event. For more information, visit www.juanaspagodas.com/PenguinPlunge.htm or call 850-939-1092.
Location: 1451 Navarre Beach Cswy. Navarre Beach FL.
Phone: 850-939-1092
5th Annual Pirate Plunge

5th Annual Pirate Plunge

Jan. 1 12 p.m.
Arrr you ready to take the plunge? This charity event features a plunge into the Gulf of Mexico at the Navarre Beach Fishing Pier followed by a after party at Windjammer`s on the Pier. For more information, visit www.navarrepirateplunge.com.
Location: 8579 Gulf Blvd. Navarre Beach FL.
New Year`s Eve Dinner Party at SpringHill Suites Navarre Beach

New Year`s Eve Dinner Party at SpringHill Suites Navarre Beach

Dec. 31 The celebration beings at 8 p.m. and goes until 1 a.m.
Enjoy a culinary experience by the Beach House Bar & Grill and celebrate New Year`s Eve with a view of the Gulf of Mexico. Complimentary champagne toast at midnight. Reservations required. For more information and reservations, visit www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/vpssh-springhill-suites-navarre-beach or call 850-684-6022.
Location: 8375 Gulf Blvd., Navarre Beach.
Phone: 850-684-6022
New Year`s Eve 1920`s Mystery Dinner Show at Broussard`s Bayou Grill Navarre Beach

New Year`s Eve 1920`s Mystery Dinner Show at Broussard`s Bayou Grill Navarre Beach

Dec. 31 Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Show at 7 p.m.
Celebrate New Year`s Eve in style! Swing back to the 1920`s where participants become the detectives in this fun interactive murder mystery show. All tickets include a full meal and show with bar service available. No dress code, but 1920s costumes are encouraged. Limited seating. For more information and tickets visit www.facebook.com/broussardsnavarrebeach or call 850-396-6099.
Location: 8649 Gulf Blvd., Navarre.
Phone: 850-396-6099
Rodeo Night at June Ates Arena

Rodeo Night at June Ates Arena

Dec. 31 - Jan. 1 Gates open at 5 p.m. Rodeo starts at 7:30 p.m.
Celebrate New Year`s Eve and New Year`s Day in a unique way this year by attending a rodeo at June Ates Arena! There will also be a fireworks show Friday night. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for children ages 6-12 and free for children five and under. Tickets may be purchased at the gate. For more information, call 850-712-4012. This event is made possible by Ellis Farms, Gilliard Farms and 3 R Rodeo.
Phone: 850-712-4012
Snowbirds Welcome Day at the Navarre Beach Visitor Information Center

Snowbirds Welcome Day at the Navarre Beach Visitor Information Center

Jan. 4 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Catch up on all things Navarre Beach and Santa Rosa County as the Navarre Beach Visitor Information Center welcomes visiting Snowbirds to the area. There will be light refreshments along with information on local businesses, event calendars, restaurants, attractions, and other amenities. For more information, visit www.getrelaxing.com or call 850-981-8900.
Location: 8543 Navarre Pkwy., Navarre.
Phone: 850-981-8900
Navarre Beach Snowbirds Club Welcome Event

Navarre Beach Snowbirds Club Welcome Event

Jan. 5 4 to 7 p.m.
Hosted by the Navarre Beach Snowbirds Club and open to all visiting winter guests. Enjoy the evening with a sunset pier walk, business vendors, arts, and crafts vendors, live entertainment and receive a Navarre Beach, Florida`s Most Relaxing Place swag bag with local information and coupons. For more information, contact Tracy Bragg at 850-493-3333 or email [email protected]
Location: 8579 Gulf Blvd., Navarre Beach. Windjammers on the Pier.
Phone: 850-493-3333
Snowbirds Activities Series at the Navarre Beach Visitor Information Center

Snowbirds Activities Series at the Navarre Beach Visitor Information Center

January 6, 12, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27
Hosted by the Navarre Beach Visitor Information Center. Each session will be a different theme or activity. This program is designed for visiting snowbirds and local seniors. Space is limited. First come, first serve. For more information and sign up, please call 850-981-8900.
Jan. 6, 10 a.m. - Snowbirds Game Day at the Navarre Visitor Center
Jan. 12, 10 a.m. - Snowbirds Lecture - Nature Trails in Santa Rosa County
Jan. 13, 10 a.m. - Snowbirds Arts and Crafts - Flip Flop Signage (Limited 16 Households)
Jan. 18, 10 a.m. - Snowbirds Lecture - Naval Live Oaks
Jan. 20, 12 p.m. - Snowbirds Arts and Crafts - Make a Mug at Sunny Day Family Art Studio (Limited 16 Attendees) 4327 Gulf Breeze Pkwy., Gulf Breeze
Jan. 25, 10 a.m. - Snowbirds Lecture - Navarre Beach Artificial Reefs
Jan. 27, 10 a.m. - Snowbirds Arts and Crafts - Flower Arranging Class (Limited 30 Attendees)
Location: 8543 Navarre Pkwy., Navarre.
Phone: 850-981-8900
Snowbird Sessions by the Sea at the Navarre Beach Marine Science Station

Snowbird Sessions by the Sea at the Navarre Beach Marine Science Station

This program is for visiting snowbirds and local seniors. Learn and explore the local ecosystems of Navarre Beach and the Gulf of Mexico in these interactive science classes. Pre-registration is required. Each participant receives a session take-away bag. For more information and to register, visit www.navarrebeachmarinesciencestation.com or call 850-261-2141.
Jan. 13, 2 to 3 p.m. - Beachcombing
Jan. 20, 2 to 3 p.m. - Dive into Coral Reefs
Jan. 23, 2 to 3 p.m. - Beach Ecology
Location: 8638 Blue Heron Ct., Navarre Beach.
Phone: 850-261-2141
Navarre Beach Snowbirds Club Craft Beer Tasting

Navarre Beach Snowbirds Club Craft Beer Tasting

Jan. 13 4 to 7 p.m.
Hosted by the Navarre Beach Snowbirds Club and open to all visiting winter guests. Enjoy locally made craft beer, along with wine and a food truck on site. For more information, contact Tracy Bragg at 850-493-3333 or email [email protected]
Location: 2199 FL-87, Navarre. 4 to 7 p.m. St. Michael's Brewing Company.
Phone: 850-493-3333
Navarre Beach Snowbirds Business Expo and Arts and Crafts Extravaganza

Navarre Beach Snowbirds Business Expo and Arts and Crafts Extravaganza

Jan. 29 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Free event. Local businesses will be on hand giving out information, along with arts and crafts vendors, live entertainment, and a variety of food trucks. For more information, contact Tracy Bragg at 850-493-3333 or email [email protected]
Location: 3070 P.G.A Blvd., Navarre. The Club at Hidden Creek
Phone: 850-493-3333

Snowbird Sessions by the Sea at the Navarre Beach Marine Science Station

Feb. 3rd 2pm - 3pm
Class topic is Birds and Barrier Islands. This program is for visiting snowbirds and local seniors. Learn and explore the local ecosystems of Navarre Beach and the Gulf of Mexico in these interactive science classes. Pre-registration is required. $10 per person. Each participant receives a session takeaway bag. For more information and to register, visit www.navarrebeachmarinesciencestation.com or call 850-261-2141.
Location: 8638 Blue Heron Ct. Navarre Beach
Phone: 850-261-2141

Snowbirds Activities Series at the Navarre Beach Visitor Information Center

Feb. 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22
Hosted by the Navarre Beach Visitor Information Center. Each session will be a different theme or activity. This program is designed for visiting snowbirds and local seniors. Space is limited. First come, first serve. For more information and to register, please call 850-981-8900 or visit www.getrelaxing.com.
Feb. 1, 11:30 a.m. - Snowbirds Lecture - Gulf Coast Seafood
Feb. 3, 10 a.m. - Snowbirds Arts and Crafts - Rock Painting
Feb. 8, 10 a.m. - Snowbirds Lecture - Sea Turtle Conservation
Feb. 10, 10 a.m. - Snowbirds Arts and Crafts - Valentine`s Day Card
Feb. 15, 10 a.m. - Snowbirds Lecture - Audubon "Ask a Bird Biologist"
Feb. 17, 12 p.m. - Snowbirds Arts and Crafts - Mardi Gras Mask
Feb. 22, 10 a.m. - Snowbirds Lecture - Emerald Coast Wildlife
Location: 8543 Navarre Pkwy. Navarre
Phone: 850-981-8900

Snowbirds Friday Game Day at the Navarre Beach Visitor Information Center

Feb. 4, 11, 18 10am - 12pmHosted by the Navarre Beach Visitor Information Center. Each Friday join fellow visiting winter guests to socialize and play table games such as Left Center Right, Farkle, Cards, Dice, Bingo, Bunco or bring your own games to enjoy. Coffee will be supplied. For more information, visit www.getrelaxing.com or call 850-981-8900.
Location: 8543 Navarre Pkwy., Navarre
Phone: 850-981-8900

Homeschool Day at the Gulf Breeze Zoo

Feb. 4th 10am - 4pm
Join us at the Gulf Breeze Zoo for a full day of special education programming, where we inspire curiosity and create connections with animals and science! Meet and greet with animal ambassadors and special zookeeper talks throughout the day. For more information visit www.gbzoo.com or call 850-932-2229.
Location: 5701 Gulf Breeze Pkwy., Gulf Breeze
Phone: 850-932-2229

Mardi Gras Murder Mystery Masquerade

Feb. 5th Check-in starts at 5:30 p.m. and show at 6 p.m. Join the Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge (ECWR) for a costumed, puzzling and fun-filled fundraiser to benefit native wildlife and their continued rescue, rehabilitation, and release. Tickets include the murder mystery show, delicious food from Where Y`at Seafood, beverages from the Vine Wine Bar, a swag bag to complete your masquerade outfit and other unique, fun chances to support ECWR! For tickets and more information, visit https://www.emeraldcoastwildliferefuge.org/event-details/MGMMM2022
Location: 3070 P.G.A. Blvd., Navarre. The Club at Hidden Creek

Navarre Beach Snowbirds Club Wine Tasting and Charcuterie Boards

Feb. 7th 4pm - 7pm
Hosted by the Navarre Beach Snowbirds Club and open to all visiting snowbirds and local seniors. Relax and enjoy wine and charcuterie boards along with live music. Purchase required. For more information, contact Tracy Bragg at 850-382-6012 or email [email protected]
Location: 8211 Navarre Pkwy., Navarre.
Phone: 850-382-6012

Valentines Murder Mystery Dinner - "Dinner to Die For"

Feb. 7th 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Join the fun at this murder mystery dinner in downtown historic Milton. The theme of the show is "Kitchen Masters, three chefs compete in this cutthroat competition, sabotaging each other at every turn". For tickets and more information, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/dinner-to-die-for-valentines-murder-mystery-dinner-tickets-241401427167
Location: 5147 Elmira St., Milton. Blackwater Bistro.

17th Annual "WoodStoke" Pottery and Kiln Festival

Feb. 12th pam - 4pm
Celebrating handmade pottery and historic wood-fired kilns. Kiln opening and unloading. Attendees are welcome to join the line to view pieces and help to unload two large historical kilns. Art Pieces from Gulf Coast Potters will be available for sale. The suggested $15 donation for the commemorative pottery bowl allows you to sample all the specialty seafood and chili dishes. The commemorative pottery bowls contain locally sourced clay. Free event, open to the public. For more information visit www.holleyhillpottery.com or call 850-939-2744.
Location: 7507 Buckeye Dr., Navarre.
Phone: 850-939-2744

Mardi Gras Festival at Ye Olde Brothers Brewery

Feb. 12th 12pm - 5pm
Let the good times roll! Featuring authentic Cajun food from Where Y`at Seafood along with live music with Stevie Hall. A portion of the proceeds will go to benefit the Navarre Krewe of Jesters. For more information, visit www.yeoldebrothersbrewery.com/events or call 850-685-1207.
Location: 4458 Highway 87, Navarre.
Phone: 850-685-1207

4th Annual Emerald Coast Krewe of Airship Pirates Milton Mardi Gras Parade

Feb. 12th 4pm
Join the Emerald Coast Krewe of Airship Pirates as they host this annual parade in downtown Milton. The parade starts at the Milton High School and proceeds South on Stewart St., left on Berryhill Rd., right on Willing St., crossing Hwy. 90, right on Pine St. and ending at Pine St. and Elmira St. After the parade there will be an afterparty with live music, food trucks, kids` zone, vendors and more! For more information visit www.kreweofairshippirates.com or call 850-748-9696.
Location: Milton
Phone: 850-748-9696

Navarre Beach Snowbirds Club Valentine`s Sweetheart Dinner Dance

Feb 14th 6pm - 9pm
Hosted by the Navarre Beach Snowbirds Club and open to all visiting snowbirds and local seniors. Valentine-themed dinner and dance with great giveaways, live music, drinks. For more information and tickets, contact Tracy Bragg at 850-382-6012 or email [email protected]
Location: 3070 P.G.A Blvd., Navarre
Phone: 850-382-6012

Navarre Beach Mardi Gras Parade

Feb. 19th 1pm
Join the Navarre Krewe of Jesters as they host this annual parade on Navarre Beach along Gulf Blvd. The parade starts at the corner of Gulf Blvd. and Indiana St. and will proceed East on Gulf Blvd., ending at the entrance into the Navarre Beach Marine Park. This is a rain or shine event. For more information, visit www.nkoj.org or call Deb Sinagra at 850-517-6851.
Location: Navarre Beach
Phone: 850-517-6851

Navarre Beach Snowbirds Club Goodbye Party

Feb. 23rd 11am - 2pm
Hosted by the Navarre Beach Snowbirds Club and open to all visiting snowbirds and local seniors. For more information, contact Tracy Bragg at 850-382-6012 or email [email protected]
Location: 1451 Navarre Beach Causeway, Navarre.
Phone: 850-382-6012

Coastal Classes by the Sea at the Navarre Beach Marine Science Station

Feb. 24th 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Class topic is Ocean Commotion. Come and learn about ocean currents and the science behind them with several hands-on experiments. Classes are open the to public for all ages! Pre-registration is required. $10 per person. For more information and to register, visit Navarre Beach Marine Science Station or call 850-261-2141.
Location: 8638 Blue Heron Ct., Navarre Beach
Phone: 850-261-2141