Free & Cheap Things to Do in Fort Walton Beach, FL

  • The list below includes 72 free or cheap things to do in or near Fort Walton Beach, Florida, including 49 different types of inexpensive activities like History Museums, Movie Theaters, Parks and Piers & Boardwalks.
  • From Grayton Beach to John C Beasley Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Fort Walton Beach and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Destin, Navarre, Miramar Beach and Niceville.
  • The list below includes 72 free or cheap things to do in or near Fort Walton Beach, Florida, including 49 different types of inexpensive activities like History Museums, Movie Theaters, Parks and Piers & Boardwalks.
  • From Grayton Beach to John C Beasley Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Fort Walton Beach and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Destin, Navarre, Miramar Beach and Niceville.
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Power-Up Watersports 1201 B Miracle Strip Parkway SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL MoreLess Info
Navigate the emerald waters around Crab Island perched atop a standup paddleboard
22.8 Miles
98% 799 votes
Beaches Highway 399 Rd, East and West, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561 MoreLess Info
The Gulf Islands National Seashore - Florida District is a beach and ocean frontage that is 150 miles in length. Visitors to the seashore can participate in hiking, fishing and swimming activities.
23.2 Miles
97% 473 votes
Beaches Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459 MoreLess Info
Recognized as a luxurious getaway, Santa Rosa Beach offers many activities for visitors of all ages to enjoy. This includes outdoor sports such as golf, fishing and kayaking, along with shopping and fine dining.
14.9 Miles
96% 940 votes
Beaches 8543 Navarre Parkway, Navarre, FL 32566 MoreLess Info
Tucked away from the tourist towns of Fort Walton Beach and Destin, Navarre Beach has white sand and emerald green water. This Emerald Coast beach has seagulls, dolphins, sea turtles, and other wildlife.
11.4 Miles
96% 291 votes
Beaches Destin, FL MoreLess Info
Crystal Sands Beach on the Gulf of Mexico offers white sands for people to play on. The beach is surrounded by condominiums, and the surrounding area offers upscale shopping and dining experiences.
31.9 Miles
95% 1973 votes
Beaches Pensacola, FL 32562 MoreLess Info
Pensacola Beach is popular for family vacations, and for activities such as swimming, snorkeling, sunbathing, and fishing on the pier.
33.8 Miles
95% 1967 votes
Beaches Pensacola Beach, FL MoreLess Info
Pensacola Beach is a beach on an island known for its distinctive, 1,471 foot long pier. Visitors of the beach can participate in scenic viewing, snorkeling and swimming activities.
10.7 Miles
95% 2830 votes
National & State Parks 17000 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541 MoreLess Info
Destin, Florida's Henderson Beach State Park is a pristine white-sand beach that borders the Gulf of Mexico. It is very popular for swimming, shell collecting, sunbathing and other fun beach activities.
49.6 Miles
92% 3584 votes
Beaches Panama City Beach, FL MoreLess Info
A popular destination for the spring break, the Beach at Panama City stretches for 27 miles and is suited, among others, for swimming, snorkeling, parasailing, and wildlife watching.
1.1 Miles
93% 454 votes
Beaches Fort Walton Beach, FL MoreLess Info
Grayton Beach is a small village on the coast, with a rich history. The water is filled with fish, which makes it a popular place among fisherman. Marine wildlife can be spotted from the shore, including turtles and sting-rays.
28.2 Miles
92% 451 votes
Beaches Grayton Beach, FL 32459 MoreLess Info
Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy an array of activities at Grayton Beach State Park in Santa Rosa Beach. This includes water sports such as swimming, fishing and kayaking, as well as nature hikes and bicycling. Camping facilities with both cabins and showers are also available for rent.
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