Exploring Destin’s Best Nightlife

The night is still young! Whether you’re looking for a relaxing evening by the water, live music, dancing, or a laid-back beach bar experience, Destin, Florida nightlife has something to offer everyone. Put on your dancing shoes, grab a cocktail (or mocktail), and check out these Destin hotspots! 

Boathouse Oyster Bar

Destin Nightlife - Boathouse Oyster Bar

Boathouse Oyster Bar is a favorite among locals and visitors alike. While Boathouse offers delicious bites and gorgeous water views during the day, nighttime hangs are just as good. Sip on a cold beer and order what are arguably the best oysters on the island. Live music is played every evening.

McGuire’s Irish Pub

McGuire’s Irish Pub is not just about great food and refreshing drinks; it’s also a lively entertainment hub. Every evening, groove to live music from local and regional artists playing traditional Irish tunes to classic rock. McGuire’s is the place to have some good old-fashioned fun in Destin. 

The Craft Bar

Stop by The Craft Bar for elevated cocktails and incredible culinary creations for a casual but classy night out in Destin. Try Craft Bar’s classic cocktails like the Smoked Old Fashioned or the Toasted Marshmallow Espresso Martini. The Craft Bar brings all the right vibes for your Destin vacation.

The Red Door Saloon

Get a taste of Destin’s nightlife at The Red Door Saloon! This bar offers picturesque ocean views with a large patio and indoor/outdoor seating. Order a Bushwacker (what they’re most known for) and snack on the Banging Shrimp, Boiled Peanuts, or Fried Pickles. 

Rum Runners

Rum Runners is famous for its dueling piano show, where musicians take requests and entertain the crowd with lively performances. It’s a great place for a fun night out with friends, where you can sing along to your favorite songs and enjoy various drinks and food.

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