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Posted on: June 30, 2023

[ARCHIVED] July events in Santa Rosa County

Jams in the Sand

Windjammers on the Pier | 8579 Gulf Blvd., Navarre Beach, FL

Every Thursday from June 29 - August 3, Windjammers on the Pier will have live music on the beach, at Windjammer's sand bar. The sand bar and upstairs bar will be rocking and rolling with food and drinks available. Please, no outside food, alcohol, coolers, or glass. 

  • July 6, 6 – 10 p.m.: Shaggy J
  • July 13, 6 – 10 p.m.: Shaggy J
  • July 20, 6 – 10 p.m.: About to Sweat
  • July 27, 6 – 10 p.m.: Tribe Zion
  • August 3, 6 – 10 p.m.: SheandtheIts
  • August 31, 6 – 9 p.m.: Lex and the Luthors


Tribe Zion live on Andy D’s Deck

Sat., July 1, 5 – 9 p.m. | Andy D’s Restaurant, 8649 Gulf Blvd., Navarre Beach, FL

Tribe Zion playing the deck stage over the 4th of July weekend. The band is a great blend of Reggae, Hip-hop & Rock with a lil funk, blues & soul on the side.


Bands on the Blackwater Presents Bands at the Brewhaus: Brandon Norris

Fri., July 7, 7 – 10 p.m. | Beardless Brewhaus, 5139 Elmira St., Downtown Milton, FL

Join us at the Brewhaus for live music with Brandon Norris and great beer at Milton's biggest brewery.


Star Spangled Cookout

Sat., Jul. 1, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.| Springhill Suites, 8375 Gulf Blvd., Navarre Beach, FL

Come out to Springhill Suites for a sizzling star-spangled feast as we fire up the grill and ignite patriotism with mouth-watering flavors, celebrating the red, white and BBQ at SpringHill Suites on Sat., July 1 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Star Spangled Cookout includes all the fixin's, including but not limited to pulled pork sliders, twice baked potato skins, hot dogs and Oyster Bar Access in the Sandbox!

In addition to the scrumptious feast, there will be plenty of activities to keep everyone entertained. Take part in the Patriotic Contest, dressed in your most spirited American attire for a chance to win a gift card. Kids can unleash their creativity at the crafty Activity Table, while the whole family can enjoy cotton candy and popcorn concessions. Do not miss the exclusive wine-tasting access and extended Whitecaps Happy Hour, featuring a special 4th of July milkshake!

Star Spangled Cookout at SpringHill Suites is open to the public. Tickets are $45 per adult (plus tax and gratuity), $25 per child aged 5-13 (plus tax and gratuity), and children under 5 eat free. Reservations are required.

Click here to reserve a table!

Outdoor Market at Pik-itz!

Sat., July 1 | Hwy. 87, Navarre, FL

Come visit our genuine Farmers’ Market right here in Navarre. We have over 30 vendors selling local art, crafts, baked goods, dairy products, honey and plenty of fun surprises. We even have a Story Tree Bookmobile here to help promote family literacy.

Paddleboard Yoga with Navarre Beach Yoga Studio

Sat., July 1, 9 - 10:30 a.m. | Navarre Beach

No yoga or paddle board yoga experience needed. This class is held on the Sound Side of Navarre Beach, in waist-deep water. We will guide you through a series of simple yoga poses with beginner to advanced options while you float softly on your anchored paddle board. We finish each class with a relaxing, floating savasana. BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL. We require a MINIMUM of 3 students for this class to hold. Registration closes 2 hours prior to start time. Per person: Class + All equipment provided- $60 (Paddleboard, paddle, life vest and anchor) OR BYOB | Bring Your Own Board | You Provide Equipment - $30.


Click here to sign up!


Team Trivia at St. Michael’s Brewing Company

Sun., July 2, 4:30 p.m. | 2199 Hwy 87, Navarre, FL

Join us on the first Sunday of each month at St. Michael’s Brewing Co. for Team Trivia of Pensacola! Come on out and show us your smarts to win fabulous prizes! Bring some friends and make a night of it!


Full Moon Yoga with Navarre Beach Yoga Studio

Mon., July 3, 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. | Navarre Beach

Join Navarre Beach Yoga Studio at Navarre Beach, directly beside the pier, to experience a combination of yoga, healing quartz crystal sand, the sounds of the sea and the Full Moon energy. No Yoga experience is needed, all levels welcome for this gentle beach yoga practice. Online registration is required to attend. Bring a sheet/blanket for your yoga practice, water in a reusable bottle and anything else that is going to help you enjoy your experience.


Click here for more info!


Independence Day BBQ and Pool Party at Sunburst RV Resort

Tue., July 4, 1 p.m. | 2375 Horn Rd., Milton, FL

Celebrate Independence Day with us at Sunburst RV Resort! We'll be hosting a BBQ potluck and pool party on July 4th from 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. This event will be open to the public! Call Sunburst RV at 850-889-3391 with any questions.


4th of July Fireworks on Navarre Beach

Tue., July 4, 9 p.m. | Navarre Beach Fishing Pier

Join us as we celebrate the 4th of July with a fireworks display starting at 9 p.m. from the Navarre Beach Fishing Pier.


Navarre Beach Fireworks Watch Party at Andy D’s

Tue., July 4, 9 – 10 p.m. | Andy D’s Restaurant, 8649 Gulf Blvd., Navarre Beach, FL

Come out to the deck at Andy D's for music and fireworks on Navarre Beach. The DizzyJuke Band will be playing from 6-9 p.m. and then the fireworks from the end of Navarre Beach Pier.


July 4th Celebration at Blackwater Bistro

Tue., July 4, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. | Blackwater Bistro, 5147 Elmira St., Downtown Milton, FL

Blackwater Bistro will be hosting its 1st annual July 4th Shrimp Boil. Enjoy a modified menu all day. Performances by the Blue Anchor Belles from 6 pm – 9 pm.


July Fourth River Fest at Historic Milton Riverwalk

Tue., July 4, 9 a.m. - 10 p.m. | 5227 Willing St., Milton, FL

  • 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.: 20th Annual Firecracker Motorcycle Show
  • 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Freedom Car Show
  • 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Treasure Island Children’s Activity Area
  • 5 p.m.: The Great Milltown Duck Race (Cash prizes awarded to race winners!)

The Train Trestle will be operating until 10 p.m. The fest will feature concession vendors, arts & crafts, retail booths and much more! Fireworks begin at night.  


Pharaohs of Florida Cruise-in at The Garage

Sat., July 8, 12 p.m. | 68920 Caroline St., Milton, FL

Cruise in at the Garage! Food trucks every month, ice cream and drink specials. Ax throwing and good music. 50/50 Drawings and giveaways. Come hang out with the Pharaohs the 2nd Saturday of every month 12 p.m.- till at the Gulf Coast Garage Patio Bar.


Powerful Friend-raiser at The Vine

Wed., July 12, 5 – 6:30 p.m. | 8211 Navarre Pkwy., Navarre, FL

Hey Navarre Community - We’d love to meet and mingle with you! Powerful Women of the Gulf Coast is coming back to Santa Rosa County with a brand new MONTHLY after-hours in Navarre and this is YOUR invite to join us! Our organization had a presence in Santa Rosa and condensed to Pensacola during the pandemic. We are excited to be coming back to Santa Rosa and can’t wait to showcase our Powerfulness in the Navarre community. Join us as we kick off our monthly Powerful Friend-Raisers at The Vine Wine Bar, Bistro & Shoppe from 5 pm – 6:30 pm on the second Wednesday of each month.


The Market at Milton

Thurs., Jul. 13, 5 – 8 p.m. | 5165 Willing St., Downtown Milton

The Market at Milton is a locally run crafts and farmers market that takes place at Jernigan's Landing every Thursday, 5 – 8 p.m.


Hwy 87 Market at Sand Dollar Plaza

Sat., July 15, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. | 1900 Hwy. 87, Navarre, FL

Highway 87 Market is an outdoor market, held on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month, across multiple venues on Highway 87 in Navarre. In Sand Dollar Plaza, market vendors will be set up at the back of the plaza. Enjoy a wide variety of booths, offering food items, art, decor, and so much more. In addition, the merchants of Sand Dollar Plaza will be featuring various products and specials, as they do each week for Sand Dollar Saturday.


Navarre Beach Autorama Cruise-in

Fri., July 21, 5:30 – 7 p.m. | Andy D’s Restaurant, 8649 Gulf Blvd., Navarre, FL

Cruise into Andy D's on Navarre Beach. Bring your classic car and enjoy the sites, enjoy the live music on Andy D's Deck Stage and enjoy extended Happy Hour drinks on the deck.


Clear Bottom Kayak Tours of the Navarre Beach Marine Sanctuary

Sat., July 29 | 8:30 - 11 a.m. | Navarre Beach Marine Park, 8739 Gulf Blvd, Navarre Beach, FL

Explore and discover Navarre Beach Reef with a 45-minute Clear Bottom Kayak Tour of the gulf side reef.

For tickets, click here.


Bands on the Blackwater Presents Bands at the Brewhaus: Zoe Burdett

Sat., July 29, 6 – 9 p.m. | 5139 Elmira St., Downtown Milton, FL

Join us at Beardless Brewhaus for live music with Zoe Burdett, great beer and BBQ from Texan B's.

Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center Monthly Trash Bash

Sat., July 29 (Last Saturday of every month), 8 - 10 a.m. | 8740 Gulf Blvd, Navarre Beach, FL

Join us for our monthly citizen-scientist program for all ages. Sign in at the Sand Crab Pavilion at Navarre Beach (look for the "Giving Sea Turtles More Tomorrows" banner). There will be a limited supply of buckets, pickers, and gloves- you're welcome to bring your own. Don't forget sunscreen and water! Join us and help remove marine debris to protect sea turtles and other imperiled species from human activity. 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.

 Events listed are highlights of activities in Santa Rosa County. The Santa Rosa County Tourist Development Office is not responsible for any changes or cancellations. For more information, visit or call 850-981-8900. If your business/organization would like to have events added to future lists as well as to the Tourist Development Office events calendar, please may email


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