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Best Pizza in Paradise

  When only a delicious pie will do, Navarre Beach has you covered with some of the best pizzerias in the Panhandle. Try New York Pizza Depot at 8207 Navarre Pkwy. for New York-style pies and slices baked in a stone oven. Thin and crispy, you can get yours with tr aditional toppings or design…

Islands Near and Far Flower Show

  The annual flower show hosted by the Navarre Garden Club takes place June 2 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Navarre Library. Don’t miss showcases from premier floral designers that have artistic crafts for the kids, educational exhibits for all, and gorgeous horticulture exhibits from gardeners around the state. Learn what types…

Mother’s Day Options on Navarre Beach

  As if spending Mother’s Day in paradise wasn’t decadent enough, you also have plenty of dining options to celebrate the special mom in your life. The East Bay Crab House is a landmark restaurant in Navarre, located at 9250 Navarre Parkway. Timeless and classic, there’s a little Cajun inspiration at this hot spot. Try…

Cinco de Mayo Events

  Just 40 minutes from Navarre hotels is the Cinco de Mayo Festival at Seville Quarter. Located in downtown Pensacola, it’s the biggest fiesta in the region, featuring imported beers and tequilas, authentic cuisine, and three full days of non-stop fun with live music. Enjoy happy hour starting at 5 p.m. at the End O’…

Navarre Beach Marine Science Station

  Want to dive deeper into marine science in a fun, family-friendly way? Head to 8638 Blue Heron Court for marine-based environmental education offered through special events, workshops, and camps for kids. It all began in 2008 when local marine science students presented a proposal to the Santa Rosa County Board of Commissioners asking to…

Showintail Inshore Charters

  Navarre is full of premium charter companies, and one of the most popular is Showintail Inshore Charters at 9370 Vandivere Dr. Enjoy the ultimate in fishing with Captain Bryant Modlin, a local pro who has a knack for making sure even first-timers have a whale of a tale to share after de-boarding from this…

Fly the Boat

  Can’t decide if you’d rather learn to captain your own ship or take to the friendly skies? There’s no reason to choose when you can “Fly the Boat!” Located at 8671 Navarre Pkwy., this unique school puts you behind the wheel (literally) of an airborne boat. Prefer to let a professional fly you over…

Art Galleries to Explore

  Shop like a local at Sand Dollar Cottage, located at 1900 FL-87 #I. Navarre Beach has long inspired artists of all mediums, and you’ll discover that the beach town is brimming with incredible masterpieces. However, Sand Dollar Cottage has a knack for showcasing some of the best work from local and international artists. There’s…

Romantic Restaurants

  Reserve your table at one of Navarre’s most romantic restaurants, and end the night with a long walk on the beach—one of the few places where such an activity is far from a cliché. Bella Luna Italian Bistro at 7289 Navarre Pkwy. is famous for Northern Italian cuisine, great cocktails, and desserts. Try the…

Seafood Picks in Navarre Beach

  You can enjoy some seriously fresh catches of the day at restaurants around Navarre Beach specializing in seafood. Try TC’s Front Porch at 8552 Navarre Parkway and sit in the airy outdoor patio. Open 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. most days, it’s a great choice for breakfast, lunch or dinner. The pub grub includes…