Destin | Ft. Walton Beach | Okaloosa Island
Imagine walking out of your meeting and being transported to paradise. Feel the gentle breeze pat you on the back for a job well-done, as you look out at our 24-miles of pristine coastline. Come discover Destin, Ft. Walton Beach and Okaloosa Island. Members of your group will enjoy beachfront accommodations, fishing charters, dolphin cruising, jet skiing, parasailing, kayaking, paddleboarding and family water and adventure parks. Other experiences to be had include championship golfing, world class shopping, tranquil spas, historical museums, a variety of natural parks with scenic landscapes and native wildlife, local festivals and fresh Gulf-to-Table, waterfront dining. Find out why the Emerald Coast is the perfect destination for your meeting, incentive group, sporting event, or tour group.
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- 02/28/2020 – 05/01/2020
- 08/01/2020 – 05/01/2021
Destin - Ft. Walton Beach Airport (VPS) is an award winning airport that accommodates passengers from around the world with over 50 non-stop flights daily to major hubs making it both domestic and international connections easy. In addition, new nonstop flights are being added from new cities on an ongoing basis with low fares and regional carriers - be sure to check availability from your preferred airport. FlyVPS.com
Distance from airport
- Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport(VPS)
17.7 km from city center
Okaloosa Island Boardwalk
Downtown Ft. Walton Beach
Emerald Coast Convention Center (ECCC)
ECCC has meeting and event space to accommodate a variety of events including meetings, conferences, trade shows, sporting functions, concerts, banquets, weddings, charity events, festivals and much more...
- Exhibit Space2,964 sq. mTotal meeting space2,388 sq. m
The Emerald Coast Convention Center (ECCC) is ideally situated on Okaloosa Island just steps away from the Choctawhatchee Bay and our renowned sugar-white beaches where the sand famously squeaks under foot and reflects in the water giving it that vibrant emerald green appearance. Approximately 13,000 accommodations are available within the destination with the ECCC being conveniently located within walking distance of many of the beachfront properties, waterfront dining, public beach parks, the Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park, the Okaloosa Island Fishing Pier and Wild Willy's Adventure Park. Downtown Ft. Walton Beach is located nearby and includes the Heritage Cultural Park & Museum, shopping, dining and nightlife as well. Discover what it means to find your adventure in between meetings by hosting your next event at the ECCC.