Live Music Highlights September 2023

Old Florida Fish House

Old Florida Fish House
For over a decade, Old Florida Fish House has proudly featured local live music. Catch artists playing inside the coveted bar and lounge area as well as in the large outdoor dining space situated among the palm and oak trees under the twinkling lights next to Eastern Lake. Catch Russ Whitten at 5 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays in September; Michael David at 5 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays; Alex Napier at 7 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays; Dueling Pianos at 7 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays. 33 Heron’s Watch Way, Seagrove Beach.

Local Catch
Live music has been a part of Local Catch’s identity from the beginning. For years, Sundays at the Catch have long been a highlight of the “Sunday Funday” festivities throughout South Walton, featuring local and visiting musicians alike. Catch the Forrest Williams Band Tuesdays and Thursdays in September. Alex Napier & The Daybreak Trio play on Sundays, September 10th and 24th. 3711 W. County Highway 30A, Santa Rosa Beach.

FOOW Sunday Brunch & Live Music
Sunday Brunch at FOOW – Fish Out of Water in WaterColor – means live music and bottomless mimosas. The Gulf front restaurant invites you to dine on brunch favorites Sundays from 8 a.m.- 2 p.m. paired with live music from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 3: Megan Ashley, Sept. 10: Otha Allen, Sept. 17: Kyle Lamonica, Sept. 24: Stevie Monce. 34 Goldenrod Circle, Santa Rosa Beach.

The Red Bar Jazz Band @ The Red Bar
SoWal visitors and locals love the Red Bar, a jumpin’ little joint off of Scenic 30A in the cozy laid-back beach town of Grayton Beach. The Red Bar Jazz Band plays Tuesdays through Saturdays from 5:30-9 p.m. The party gets cranked up a notch after the dinner crowd thins creating a more funky atmosphere. Follow The Red Bar on Facebook to find out about more bands throughout the month. 70 Hotz Ave. Grayton Beach.

The Bay
Come out to The Bay with family and friends every Wednesday night starting at 5 p.m. for dinner, cold drinks and a bonfire with various musicians on the beach of the Choctawhatchee Bay. It’s a midweek tradition in South Walton. Sept. 6: Sunshine Wranglers, Sept. 13: The New Cahoots, Sept. 20: Queens Ransom, Sept. 27: Drew Young. Sunday Pickin’ @ The Bay features The Sand Ole’ Opry with Mike Whitty & Friends on stage from 4-8 p.m. 2415 South Hwy 331, Santa Rosa Beach.

Red Fish Taco
Live music is a central component of Red Fish Taco’s festive atmosphere! Rock out to local and visiting musicians almost every day of the week in their outside Garden Room – where tacos are tasty and the margaritas come in different flavors and sizes. September’s lineup includes Casey Kearney every Tuesday, Outro every Wednesday, and many other great bands throughout the month from 6-9 p.m. Get the complete schedule at 2052 W Country Hwy 30A, Red Fish Village, Blue Mountain Beach.

Wes Herndon at Austons on 98 Wednesday, Sept. 13
Like so many, Wes Herndon feels he has a story to tell and the best way for him to do that is with a guitar in hand, and a mic in front of him. Catch his performance at Austons on 98, 125 Poinciana Blvd, Miramar Beach. Visit to learn more about Wes.