Fourth of July at the Landing!

Admission is free and you are invited to a full evening of waterfront celebration featuring musical entertainment, kids’ activities, and our most spectacular fireworks show yet! -Free Kids Zone area featuring bounce houses, inflatable slides, games, and dunking booth -Vendors, exhibitor booths, and concessions available for purchase Plus: Love the event but not the parking? […]

UPDATE: Citywide Tree Trimming Project

UPDATE: FWB Tree Trimming Project This project has been postponed from the month of February to March and is set to begin on Monday, March 20th.  Fort Walton Beach—To maintain the safety and drivability for motorists, the city of Fort Walton Beach will work with its contractor to prune the tree limbs on City streets during the […]

Emerald Coast “ICE BOWL” Charity Disc Golf Tournament!

On Saturday, February 18th, the City of Fort Walton Beach, Walker’s Ace Hardware, and Mango Disc Golf will host the 9th Annual Emerald Coast Ice Bowl® Disc Golf Tournament in Ferry Park in Fort Walton Beach.  The proceeds collected from the tournament will benefit the Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center, and the collected food will […]

2016 Christmas Parade Winners!

Congratulations to our winners of the 2016 Parade of Lights and thank you to all of this year’s participants! We’ll see you next year! Best Commercial Entry: Distributor Appliance Parts Best Youth Entry: Okaloosa Academy Charter School Best Religious Entry: New Life Deliverance Temple Church Best Service Entry: Krewe of Bowlegs Best Marching Entry: Bruner […]

2016 Christmas Parade Lineup!

The lineup is here for the 2016 Parade of Lights! Click here for the lineup or here for parade details!

Be a part of the 2016 FWB Christmas Parade!

Applications are now available for the 2016 City of Fort Walton Beach Christmas Parade! The Parade of Lights will take to the streets on Monday, December 5th, at 6:30 p.m! For details and application, click here.

FWB “Hoop it Up:” A FREE Girls Basketball Clinic!

The City of Fort Walton Beach Recreation Department proudly presents, “Hoop it Up,” a three-part basketball clinic for elementary-age girls. “Hoop it Up” is free of charge and offers girls the opportunity to learn and hone their basketball skills and drills. Clinic sessions will take place on July 20th, July 27th, and August 3rd from […]

Playground Area Kiwanis Club Donates Rec Center Youth Memberships

All of us at the City of Fort Walton Beach would like to thank the now-retired Playground Area Kiwanis Club for their generous donation of $2,778.54 in funding toward youth memberships at the Fort Walton Beach Recreation Center! You may recall that the group’s final major project was to marshal its financial resources in partnership with […]

Don’t Miss 4th of July at the Landing!

It’s a big year for the City of Fort Walton Beach! Join your City of FWB and Apex Broadcasting for Fort Walton Bash, a special 75th Anniversary edition 4th of  July celebration at Landing Park on Brooks Street! We’ll be celebrating on Monday, July 4th, 2016, from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. and you’re invited! (Schedule of Events below) Admission is […]

FWB Kids Got Talent Showcase Now Accepting Entrants!