Letting your mom know she’s loved is an important thing to express year-round. However, Mother’s Day is time specifically set aside to honor her efforts that extend to the entire family. This year, consider giving your mom a gift she won’t soon forget by planning Mother’s Day in Fort Walton Beach, Florida. Here, you’ll find sand, sun, and surf in abundance while your mom can enjoy the relaxation or adventure she’s been craving.
Dine at Stewby’s Seafood Shanty
Making it an exciting and meaningful Mother’s Day begins with finding time to enjoy a meal at some of Fort Walton Beach’s most tantalizing stops. If your mom is someone who appreciates a savory meal and can’t wait to pair her plate with an incredible view, be sure to find time to enjoy dining at Stewby’s Seafood Shanty. This well-loved stop is popular amongst those who appreciate mouthwatering seafood and are looking forward to dining outdoors in the fresh air with a side of sensational waves and sand. Service at Stewby’s is known for its friendly take on service, which guarantees your mom enjoys the treatment she deserves on her special day! Whether you go with the shrimp, lobster, calamari, or scallops, you’re sure to enjoy your meal. Stewby’s Seafood Shanty is conveniently located at 427 Racetrack Road NW.
Tantalize the Taste Buds at Tijuana Flats
If your mom happens to be the type that can go for a little more spice and flair in her dining selections, enjoying time at Tijuana Flats is a must! This fun eatery is a great place to pick up south of the border favorites and pair them with house margaritas that kick up the flavor factor too. Tijuana Flats is a colorful and savory stop that’s sure to be loved by everyone in your traveling crew. While the taco selection is vast, the tortas, burritos, and queso are just as impressive and enjoyable. You’ll find Tijuana Flats at 39 Elgin Parkway NE.
Take a Stroll Through Liza Jackson Park
From its boat launch and walking paths to the pristine stretch of shoreline it hosts, time spent at Liza Jackson Park is a perfect addition to a Mother’s Day itinerary in Fort Walton Beach. This beautiful outdoor recreation area offers up options for hiking that can just as easily be matched with moments settled in the sand working on your Florida tan. While watching the waves roll in, those moms that are thrilled by bird watching will want to have binoculars on hand to make the most of the seabirds that fly through this area too.
Check Out the Destin Harbor Boardwalk
You don’t have to go far to find plenty of Mother’s Day fun on the Destin Harbor Boardwalk. If your mom happens to be the type of traveler that’s always looking for those vibrant and bustling local stops, this is the place to add to your itinerary. The Destin Harbor Boardwalk meanders along the water and is dotted with delightful stores, boutique shops, and plenty of restaurants as well. It’s usually busy with people enjoying shopping stops or making the most of watching the many boats sail by. If you’re up for a Mother’s Day adventure that features on-the-water fun, this area hosts many tour companies that offer options to book places on nature tours, dolphin spotting excursions, or faster-paced jet-ski adventures when adrenaline-pumping fun is a priority.
Book a Stay with Style
Your mom does so much for you and Mother’s Day is a chance to celebrate her hard work and love. There’s no better way to do so than by booking a stay in The Breakers of Fort Walton Beach that comes with the comforts, luxury, and style your mom deserves this year. Each rental at The Breakers enjoys plenty of space, light, and access to a collection of tasteful furnishings that make it easier than ever to settle in. Between the full kitchen, Wi-Fi, and private balcony access, it’s easy to see why families return year after year. In addition to the great amenities waiting to greet you, your Mother’s Day stay can include time on the on-site shuffleboard court, working out in the full fitness center, enjoying the pool or sauna when relaxation is top of mind. The Breakers also provides seamless beach access and a team that’s ready to help you plan customized excursions upon request.
There’s never been a better time to enjoy a beautiful getaway to Fort Walton Beach. Whether you’re planning to stay for Mother’s Day in Fort Walton Beach, or planning an adventure any other time of year, the team at The Breakers of Fort Walton Beach is proud to provide guests with a wide variety of sensational rentals to choose from. Reach out today to learn more about our customized options and to begin planning your trip. We can’t wait to see you in sunny Florida soon!