Bay Buzz Events Oct. 2021


Niceville Young Professionals Golf Tournament
Join the Niceville Young Professionals for the inaugural Niceville Young Professionals Golf Tournament, Friday, Oct. 1 from 8:15 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Eglin AFB Golf Course. Registration opens at 8:15 a.m. and the best ball tournament starts at 9 a.m. with a shotgun start! (Rain Date: Monday, October 4). Thanks to Corporate Sponsor, Okaloosa Gas District, Hole-in-One Sponsor, Niceville Insurance Agency and Frontline Insurance! Register online at, email or call 850.678.2323.

Dinner Of Dreams
A Bed 4 Me invites you to an evening of live jazz, culinary delight, specialty beer and wine on Sunday, October 3 at 5 p.m. for cocktail hour and dinner from 6-8:30 p.m. at the Niceville Senior Center. Enjoy a four-course dinner provided by local favorites, One20 a Modern Bistro, Wharf 850, and Toast Wine Bar and Cafe Bienville, Beer provided by 3rd Planet Brewing, wine served by Toast Wine Bar all while listening to live music performed by the very unique Roman Street Trio from Mobile, Ala. Join us for this special evening as your support helps A Bed 4 Me provide beds to children in our area that do not have one of their own. Tickets $120. Purchase at

Freeport Mayor’s Charity Ball
Join Freeport Mayor Russ Barley for the Annual Charity Ball on October 16 at Hammock Bay Lake Club. Tickets are $30 per person or $50 per Couple; Corporate Tables are $300.
Contact Tim Ard, Chairman, at (850) 585-3304 for more information.

Annual Baytowne Wharf Beer Fest
Time to roll out the barrel and discover unique suds and ales! The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin presents the 13th Annual Baytowne Wharf Beer Fest on October 8-9, 2021. American specialty beers from around the nation will be available for participants to sample and savor.

Friday, October 8, Beer From Around Here 6-8pm | Baytowne Wharf Events Plaza
Saturday, October 9, Grand Craft Beer Tasting, 2-6pm | Baytowne Wharf Events Plaza

4-H Camp Timpoochee’s Family Trick or Treat Night
4-H Camp Timpoochee is gearing up for its 2nd Annual Family Trick or Treat Night Friday, October 29! Last year was an overwhelming success with over 450 folks coming out to trick or treat, and this year is slated to be even bigger and better with additional cabin and tent spaces available to sponsors, and hopefully a food truck or two to fill all the hungry tummies. The winner of the decoration contest will receive a free Business Break at Timpoochee! If you or your business is interested in sponsoring a cabin or tent space to hand out candy or fun branded items, contact Ariel at 850-897-2224 or Email All donations go back into the Camp Timpochee facility for much-needed repairs and program materials.

Join VFW Post 4437 Events
October 30: Live music. Split Kricket at 7 p.m. Open to the public.

November 13: VFW Post 4437 Annual Golf Outing: Sponsorship and team sign up available. Contact VFW Post 4437 for more information.

November 20: Live Music. Finger Faya 7 p.m. Open to the public. All funds support VFW Post 4437 and Veterans in our area.

VFW Post 4437 is also open to the public on Friday and Saturday nights for Membership Drive. Live music/Karaoke weekends. Open 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. Sundays. Visit, call (850) 892-3539 or for more information.