November 12, 2019
Greetings!
Thinking about your holiday office party? Celebrate with us! Our Holiday & Awards Party Presented by Fort Walton Beach Medical Center & Twin Cities Hospital will be full of warm holiday cheer, delicious food and cocktails on the beautiful Destin harbor, and we have plenty of room for you and all of your guests.
Final Chance to Advertise in Annual Destin Guide
This is your last chance to purchase advertising in our 2020 Destin Area Visitors & Relocation Guide! As the only advertising publication of the Destin Chamber, 17,500 copies are printed and distributed each year to members, visitors, and residents. Please contact Sarah at (850) 837-6241 or sarah@DestinChamber.com for details.
Share Your Feedback For Chance to Win Bourbon at the Bay Ticket
We need your help! As we begin to plan our programs and services for 2020, we want your input. Please take a few moments to complete this survey and let us know what you want to see in the New Year. One lucky respondent will receive a free ticket to the Nov. 21 Bourbon at the Bay Presented Hand Arendall Harrison Sale !
Young Professionals of Destin Reboot
Young Professionals of Destin (YP) is making a comeback in 2020! If you would like to be a part of the group, please email mail@DestinChamber.com to be added to our email list. Also, join and share your thoughts on our new YP Facebook group .
SBA Offers Economic Injury Disaster Loans
Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and private nonprofit organizations in Okaloosa and Walton counties as a result of drought beginning Oct. 1, 2019. Find more details here.
Need Some Solid Business Advice At No Charge?
Every Thursday, a representative from the Florida Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UWF hosts "Shop Talk" Thursday in our office from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. There is no charge for this service and appointments are not necessary. Stop by and find the help you need. 
Save $ On Office Supplies
Did you know Destin Chamber members save money on office supplies with Office Depot? Click here to print a store purchasing card to use in the Destin location or visit www.mychamberadvantage.com/Chamber_SignUp to sign up online.
7th Annual Bourbon at the Bay Presented
by Hand Arendall Harrison Sale
Thursday, November 21 | 5:30 - 8 p.m.
Location: Regatta Bay Golf & Yacht Club
 
Kick off your holiday season – and shopping – in style! 
Sample bourbon, scotch, and champagne on the RE/MAX By the Sea tasting tables, try your luck in the Destin Commons wine pull, bid on your choice of gifts, trips, and more in the Fort Walton Beach Medical Center silent auction, taste delicious fare on the Emmanuel Sheppard & Condon food and dessert tables, visit the ResortQuest bar to explore more cocktails, and enjoy decadent bourbon-infused fondue from The Melting Pot . New this year is the Beach Liquors VIP Room!

Thank you to our sponsors!
Presenting Sponsor - Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC
VIP Room Sponsor - Beach Liquors
Champagne Table Sponsor - RE/MAX By The Sea
Wine Pull Sponsor - Destin Commons
Food & Dessert Table Sponsor - Emmanuel Sheppard & Condon  
Bar Sponsor - ResortQuest
Silent Auction Sponsor - Fort Walton Beach Medical Center
Cocktail Napkin Sponsor - Okaloosa Gas
Centerpiece Sponsor - Hand & Stone Massage & Facial Spa
Media Sponsor - VIP Destin Magazine
Small Batch Sponsor - Emerald Grande at HarborWalk Village
 
Tickets are $45 and may be purchased  here . A limited number of VIP tickets are available for $65 and may be purchased by calling (850) 837-6241.

We are still collecting silent auction items and would love to feature your business' services and products to our guests. For details and sponsor information, please contact Sarah at (850) 837-6241 or sarah@DestinChamber.com .
Bowling For Business Tournament & Lunch
Friday, December 6 | 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Hurricane Lanes
 
How about a mini-bowling tournament, mixed with a little business networking, for your Dec. 6 lunch break? We are challenging members to a Bowling for Business Tournament. We will award prizes to top male, top female, and top team, and a perfect score will win a FREE 1-year Chamber business membership! 
Destin Chamber's Holiday & Awards Party Presented by Fort Walton Beach Medical Center & Twin Cities Hospital
Tuesday, December 17 | 5:30 - 9 p.m.
Location: Emerald Grande at HarborWalk Village
 
Celebrate the holidays with us! Toning down the formality of the past few years and amping up a relaxed holiday vibe, the  Holiday & Awards Party Presented by Fort Walton Beach Medical Center & Twin Cities Hospital  will be a perfect celebration for the holidays and to recognize the Chamber’s most outstanding members.
Fashion, Food & Wine With Ladies Who Launch & Sponsors Today's Fashion Boutique & Half Shell Oyster House
Wednesday, November 13 | 5 - 6:30 p.m.
Location: Today's Fashion Boutique

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