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Bike Florida National Scenic Trail

  The Florida National Scenic Trail is one of the most gorgeous in the region, and cyclists of all ages and abilities quickly fall in love with what seems to be a fairytale outing. The maintained, paved path stretches for miles all the way from Navarre Beach to Pensacola Beach. Take a multi-mile day trip…

5 Lunch Spots Around Navarre

Shark Bite 8671 Navarre Pkwy Website Tiny, waterfront snack cart with a tropical vibe serving burritos for breakfast & tacos for lunch. JJ Chagos 8476 Navarre Pkwy Website Pint-sized, daytime eatery offering a range of eclectic Mexican & American plates in a simple space. Johnny Huston’s Grille and Bar 7634 Navarre Pkwy, Navarre Website Local watering…

SUP in Navarre

  Stand up paddle boarding, or SUP, is a fun way to explore the turquoise waters of Navarre Beach and there are plenty of board rental companies in the area. You may have seen water-lovers standing on specialty boards as they explore the ocean—and although it can be a serious workout, it’s also relatively easy…

Blackwater River State Park

  A short drive to Holt takes you to Blackwater River State Park at 7720 Deaton Bridge Rd. It’s a favorite for kayakers and canoeists with options for a number of outdoor adventures. Known for having one of the purest sand-bottoms in the country, swimming, paddling, and fishing are favorite activities here. You’ll find sheltered…

A Beachy Fourth of July

  The official Navarre Beach fireworks are always over the top with a long show and plenty of parking. As the fireworks display is reflected in the waters, you can get a great view from the pier, beach, our numerous outdoor restaurants. Whether you’re spending the evening on a boat or strolling along the sandy…

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…