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Fort Walton Beach, FL

About Fort Walton BeachWarm Gulf waters and a wide variety of recreational activities make Fort Walton Beach a popular area for family vacations. The sugary white sand beaches cover 24 miles of coast.

Emerald Coast Science Center , 139 Brooks St., offers interactive science exhibits for children; phone (850) 664-1261.

William Augustus Bowles (Capt. Billy Bowlegs), an 18th-century pirate, is remembered with pirate-themed revelry, treasure hunts, fireworks and a parade in late May or early June at the Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival at Fort Walton Landing.

Visitor Centers Emerald Coast Conventions & Visitors Bureau 1540 Miracle Strip Pkwy. S.E. Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548. Phone:(850)651-7131 or (800)322-3319

Things to Do City of Fort Walton Beach Heritage Park & Cultural Center

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Fort Walton Beach, FL

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380 Santa Rosa Blvd. Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

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1297 Miracle Strip Pkwy. Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

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