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Navarre Beach Ice Cream Picks

  It’s the peak of summer, and Navarre Beach really heats up—what better way to cool down than with a local ice cream stop? Tommy’s Sno Balls is a bustling window-service favorite stop where you’ll get Hawaiian-style shaved ice in a variety of flavors. There are sugar-free options for the health-minded, and wacky flavors if…

Get Your Navarre Custom Cart

  Navarre Beach hotels and golf go together like surf and sand. At Navarre Custom Carts, you can work with a local golf lover and artist to design and customize a special golf cart just for you. However, these carts aren’t just for golf. They’re also fantastic ways to explore the region and unique island…

Navarre Beach Weddings

  Looking for a picture-perfect destination for a wedding or vow renewal? Navarre Beach offers the quintessential beach celebration without the crowds seen at many other tropical locations. There’s also plenty of options for full wedding planning and a la carte options, so you’ll get the VIP service for everything from centerpieces and bouquets to…

Uncle Sandy’s Macaw Bird Park

  Macaws and Florida go together like piña coladas and beach bumming. If you want to learn more about these amazing birds, meet them up close, and get plenty of photos with the preening beauties, head to Uncle Sandy’s Macaw Bird Park. Admission is just $4 for adults and $1 for children. It’s cash only,…

Marine Sanctuary and Artificial Reef

  There’s no better place to really immerse yourself in the local wildlife beauty than at this stunning sanctuary. Explore the gulf-side of an artificial reef system aboard a clear bottom kayak for just $15 per person, which is the suggested donation. Next up, head to the Turtle Center for a Turtle Trek including an…

Escape Zone Skatepark

  Located at 8609 Navarre Parkway, this skatepark is beloved by the locals but also welcomes visitors who can’t resist getting their skate on in paradise. Memberships are available for day passes or for those who visit regularly, so you can enjoy the street court, mini ramp, vert ramp and full shop on site. Pads…

Natural Treasures

  On the Florida side of the Gulf Islands National Seashore, you’ll find a bevy of historical destinations and some of the most incredible beaches in the country. Pack a picnic, and spend the afternoon sunbathing, or explore one of the many trails and forts inside the park. It doesn’t matter if you’re at Navarre…

Navarre Beach Marine Park

  Also known as “Florida’s Playground,” Marine Park is often the first destination for visitors of Navarre Beach. The new marine park combines education with excitement so titillating you can just dive right in—literally! It’s also the connecting point between the Gulf of Mexico and Santa Rosa Sound with activities below and above sea level….

Ye Olde Brothers Brewery

  This brewery is the ultimate in gourmet fare and craft beer you didn’t know Navarre Beach was missing! It’s a mix of small town quaintness and southern hospitality at a family-friendly establishment, where you’ll find locals rocking in chairs on the patio enjoying hand-crafted brews. Take a seat at the bar, and meet the…

Navarre’s Great Mexican Fare

  Navarre is home to one of the most delicious Mexican restaurants in the area, Cactus Flower Cafe. Locally owned and operated—and taking full advantage of the fresh seafood—it’s the ultimate destination for a romantic date night, with their supersized margaritas. It’s also great for gatherings for parties or business luncheons, and it’s a family-friendly…