The Destin-Fort Walton Beach Convention Center is proud to host dozens of art and cultural performances every year. With a beautiful bayside location, our facility features 24-foot ceilings, soaring acoustics, as well as modern amenities and features.
Our 21,200-square-foot Grand Ballroom features column-free design which allows for unobstructed views. The Grand Ballroom seats more than 2,000 guests for a full range of performances from orchestras and choirs to theater and dance companies.
Ample pre-function space allows for merchandise sales, and multiple outdoor terraces allow guests the chance to step outside for fresh air during intermissions. The Destin-Fort Walton Beach Convention Center also includes eight smaller rooms, ranging from 425 to 1,575 square feet, which may be configured to meet your needs.
Want to take your show outside and perform near Choctawhatchee Bay? The Center is also home to Bayview Plaza, a sprawling 30,000-square-foot outdoor venue, perfect for outdoor performances. The area is equipped with access to electricity and water, and all or part is available for tenting. The center also features an additional 128,000 square feet of flexible outdoor space for a variety of event needs.
Our expert team of professionals will help make your performance a success: from our exclusive in-house AV team to our crew of hospitality specialists, you will feel like a VIP when performing at the Destin-Fort Walton Beach Convention Center.
Contact our team at 850-609-3800 to schedule your next performance. Our team is available to answer questions and offer assistance with unlimited performance event coordination.
The following are provided free of charge with all meeting room rentals.