Big Kahuna's water park - fun for the whole family, pirate ships, pools, water slides, artificial waves, waterfalls.... Kids love it there!  Adventure park is right next door. 23 minutes, 14 miles
Gulfarium- Marine adventure park - dolphins, turtles, stingrays, alligators - 11 minutes, 5 miles http: //
Fort Barrancas - old Spanish fort in Pensacola bay. 42 miles, 1 hour by car,
National Naval Aviation Museum - a magnificent museum of naval aviation, home base of aerobatic Blue Angels, adjacent to Fort Barrancas
Air Force Armament Museum - at Eglin Air Force Base, many interesting aircraft weapons, the largest non-nuclear bomb MOAB, etc ... 10 miles, 17 minutes.
Destin Harbor Walk ... pedestrian zone in the Destin harbor.  Attractions for the whole family, boat rentals, fishing trips, restaurants and bars of all kinds. Interesting stroll in the evening ... 20 min, 10 miles.
Turkey Creek Park - nature reserve. Creek running through forests and wetlands. 3/4 mile long over the swamp boardwalk from which you can watch life in an unusual environment. There are swimming holes and rest areas with benches. Can float downstream back to the parking lot. Bring a paddleboard, kayak or just float.... 24 minutes by car
FWB Golf Club - golf course. Just 15 minutes from the house.
Deep Sea Fishing - if you like fishing and want to have great memories, we highly recommend it.

Blackwater river Canoe/Kayak trips - explore the beauty of Blackwater river. 1/2 day or full day kayak/canoe trips available. Float or paddle downstream. Swim in clean water, picnic at many white sand beaches on the banks of the river. 39 miles, 47 minutes.