Get Ready for Spring Break

Spring break may not seem that close as the weather is still chilly, but it’s time to get the family excited!  Here are some ways to do just that as well as plan for your vacation (to the Emerald Coast of course). 1}  Start the countdown NOW! Excitement will build over the next few months…

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The Must Have Travel Apps for 2017

Traveling is always challenging, but in today’s age, the apps make your travel life so much easier!   These are the latest apps that we found that will help your travel be less stressful and much more fun! Kindle – Always keep your kindle on you…but now, you can download the app to your phone or…

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How to Maneuver Through the Airport for Your Holiday Travel

The holidays are always stressful, especially when you are flying to see family. The kids and extended family flying together can really make or break your level of sanity! But, here are some great tips to make you the handle the airport like a pro {and keep the rest of the family in order}. Allow…

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V.P.S. the Elf is Back!

Each year, right after Thanksgiving, V.P.S., Santa’s elf assigned to the Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport comes to visit! She makes her appearance on November 29th and stays with us until Christmas Eve! Her favorite thing to do is to help us bring joy to our guests. This year, she might even be in some LIVE…

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Fall Events on the Emerald Coast

The Fall is a great time to visit the Emerald Coast. Fly in on one of our six airline partners: Allegiant Air, American Airlines, Contour Airlines, Delta Airlines, GLO Airlines, or United Airlines, and take advantage of the cooler weather with Florida sunshine! Nashville Songwriters Florida Sunshine Tour When: Everyday between Oct 7 – 8,…

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How to park for arrivals and departures at the VPS Airport

One of the things that people always worry about when flying is what to do about parking. At the Destin – Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) we are up to $3.50 cheaper per day than other airports! Depending on what your needs are, The Destin – Fort Walton Beach Airport offers the following parking solutions for your…

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Dozer the Therapy Dog

Dozer began his carrier as a registered therapy dog in January 2011. His love for people combined with his gentle nature and amazing good looks is a perfect fit for therapy work. He has the ability to do amazing things by simply walking into a room. The unsociable become sociable, the patients who seldom speak…

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Welcome our Newest Airline Partner: Contour Airlines

Contour Airlines Airplane

Contour Airlines launched in March of 2016, with flights connecting Tupelo to Nashville and has since added flights to Atlanta and the Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport. “Contour Airlines will begin service to VPS on September 1st with non-stop service from Bowling Green, Kentucky. VPS now has 6 airlines and non-stop service to 15 cities, which is…

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Tips for Your Summer Vacation

Even though we are into July, there is still plenty of time for a summer vacation! We know that packing and planning can be a chore, but we have some tips to start your vacation off on the right foot. 

  Check TSA & Airline Regulations: It’s always important to check your airline and TSA…

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