The Market Shops is pleased to announce three upcoming merchant events.
The Dressing Room Boutique will host Catwalk for a Cause, an event and contest benefiting Children in Crisis, Inc. on Thursday, March 30, 2017, beginning at 6:00 p.m. Twenty high school senior and junior girls, from Okaloosa and Walton County, are participating to win the prom dress of their dreams and walk the runway for a great cause. The participant who sells the most tickets prior to the event will be announced as the winner at the end of the fashion show and will win a custom prom dress of her choice. All proceeds will benefit local non-profit, Children in Crisis, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing homes to abused, neglected, and abandoned children in our community. Tickets are $10 and available at The Dressing Room Boutique or online.
Ben & Jerry’s fans around the world can mark April 4, 2017, on their calendar as the local scoop shop will celebrate Free Cone Day at The Market Shops from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Fans are invited to The Market Shops, located at 9375 Emerald Coast Parkway, Miramar Beach, FL 32550, to join in on the company’s long-time tradition of thanking fans for their commitment and ongoing support. The event is open to the public, and guests will be served on a first-come, first-served basis. Individual scoop cups and cones are complimentary during the allotted time. Additionally, guests who donate $1 will receive a second scoop as donations benefit The HER Foundation of Northwest Florida and Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast.
On Tuesday, April 11, 2017, Bijoux Restaurant & Spirits will host a wine dinner showcasing Sterling Vineyards at 6:00 p.m. Featured wines include their 2014 Napa Sauvignon Blanc, 2014 Napa Chardonnay, 2013 Napa Merlot and 2014 Napa Cabernet Sauvignon. Sterling's single vineyard estates include vastly different terroirs producing wines of great distinction. In addition to the fabulous wines, guests will enjoy 5 courses prepared by Bijoux Executive Chef & Owner Jack McGuckin. Cost to attend is $65 per person, and reservations are highly recommended. Please contact Bijoux at (850) 622-0760 for more information or to reserve your seats.
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Held in conjunction with the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County, the inaugural Holiday Bazaar ArtWalk will include an artist marketplace, live music by the Fort Walton Beach High School Valhalla Choir, shopping and dining with Market Shops merchants and children’s activities. The Market Shops will come alive with artists displaying and selling their original, handmade quality pieces.
The Holiday Bazaar ArtWalk is free to attend and open to the general public.
The Cultural Arts Alliance is currently accepting applications for interested exhibitors and artists now through November 30, 2016.Go to post
A portion of the proceeds to benefit The Junior League of the Emerald Coast
MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 2, 2016) – Join the Junior League of the Emerald Coast and Flowers by Milk & Honey at Bijoux Restaurant & Spirits located at The Market Shops, on Saturday, November 19 for a hands-on seasonal floral wreath workshop.
Indulge in sips and snacks crafted by Bijoux Executive Chef Jack McGuckin while you design your very own wreath to take home. To ensure your experience is personal and interactive, there are two time offerings available: 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. The event is approximately two hours long.
Cost is $60 per person and includes all necessary supplies, food and beverage. A portion of the ticket sales will be donated to the Junior League of the Emerald Coast. Space is limited, so reserve online now at: http://bit.ly/JLECWreathBijoux16
Bijoux is located in the Market Shops at the entrance of the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, on the south side of 98 (Emerald Coast Parkway), at 9375 US Highway 98 W Ste 22, Miramar Beach, FL 32550. For more information, please call 850-622-0760.Go to post
jadeeastcondos.com - Located at the entrance of Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort, The Market Shops at Sandestin feature local shopping, restaurants and entertainment. The renovated shopping center is attracting new shops, including Village Boutique, as well as new restaurants including Bijoux and DIG. For more information, visit the www.themarketshops.com.Go to post
waltonsun.com - The newly remodeled Market Shops at Sandestin hosted its grand opening and ribbon cutting last week, and all 11 of its stores opened their doors offering tapas and libations to celebrate.Go to post
theculturetrip.com - South Walton is made up of 26 miles of beach neighbourhoods on the Gulf Coast such as Santa Rosa, Alys Beach, Seagrove, Grayton Beach and Water Color. Renowned for these superb coastal stretches, South Walton is packed with top-quality restaurants and is relatively undisturbed as most visitors to the state head to Miami, Florida Keys, or Orlando. Here are ten of the very best restaurants to try in South Walton.Go to post
nwfdailynews.com - DIG, which stands for Dig in the Gulf, is in the Market Shops at Sandestin in Miramar Beach.Go to post
destinshines.com - DIG is a family owned and operated eatery which recently opened in the Market Shops at Sandestin. DIG offers breakfast, lunch and an early dinner, as well as a healthy selection of prepared meals to go.Go to post
destinfun.com - The 5th Annual Sip n Shop event is set to be one fabulous day of shopping, eating, and sipping at Bijoux in The Market Shops in Sandestin on May 1, 11am - 3pm! As a part of the Chi Chi Miguel Throwdown weekend (May 1 & 2), Sip n Shop brings together local vendors and winemakers in an effort to raise money and awareness for Alaqua Animal Refuge.Go to post
fabuloustorture.blogspot.com - I was wearing this floral print dress to the Wyland Galleries of Destin grand opening. If you ever visit Destin, you have to stop by the gallery. Wyland's pieces are unbelievable! We had the pleasure to meet Wyland and see him in his happy painting world. He is unbelievably talented and fast.Go to post
waltonsun.com - Sip n Shop: The Chi Chi Miguel Fifth Annual Sip n Shop is set to be a day of shopping, eating, and sipping from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. atBijoux in the Market Shops of Sandestin in Miramar Beach. Local vendors and winemakers will raise money and awareness for Alaqua Animal Refuge. Unique, local businesses set up shop to bring private shopping right to the participants as they sip champagne and wine, followed by a three-course lunch.Go to post
waltonsun.com - If cutting-edge fashion and style is what you seek, Village Boutique is for you.Go to post
nwfdailynews.com - A familiar face has made his way back to the Emerald Coast.Go to post
newsherald.com - Wyland returns to the Emerald Coast with the grand opening of Wyland Galleries at The Market Shops 6-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 17 and 18. Internationally acclaimed for his marine life murals spanning five continents and 17 countries, marine life artist Wyland is best known in the region for his majestic 1,500-foot long, 60-foot high mural on the Mid-Bay Marina in the heart of Destin.Go to post
30a.tv - The 5th Annual Sip n Shop event is set to be one fabulous day of shopping, eating, and sipping! As a part of the Chi Chi Miguel Throwdown weekend on May 1 and 2, Sip n Shop brings together local vendors and winemakers in an effort to raise money and awareness for Alaqua Animal Refuge.Go to post
waltonsun.com - A familiar face is making his way back to the Emerald Coast next weekend. The new Wyland Gallery in the Market Shops at Sandestin will have a grand opening April 17 and 18 from 6 -10 p.m.Go to post
alaquaanimalrefuge.org - Ticket price is $150, which includes lunch, select shopping on-site, and plenty of wine and champagne to sip! Click hereto reserve your spot! Can't join us, but want to help the abuse, neglected, and homeless animals of the Emerald Coast?Go to post
waltonsun.com - The Emerald Coast Theatre Company has announced they will have 12 local artists feature their art in a gallery in collaboration with the comedy play “Art.”Go to post
destinvacation.com - Locals and visitors along the Emerald Coast enjoy eating fresh locally grown and caught delicacies. Now, there's another great new casual dining restaurant opening in the South Walton - Destin area. We’re excited to share that DIG, which stands for Dig In Gulf, is opening in March at the Market Shops at Sandestin.Go to post
sinfoniagulfcoast.org - Be There. Be Fabulous. Support Music Education! Slip on your Jimmy Choos and get ready for an amazing weekend of fabulous fashion, exclusive wines, and award-winning cuisine within South Walton’s spectacular beachside setting.Go to post
thedestinlog.com - The Market Shops, located at the entrance to Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, is proud to announce two new restaurants in the newly renovated shopping center.Go to post
sowal.com - Several new eateries coming to Sandestin this spring!Go to post
businessfinder.al.com - Sunset Shoes at the Market Shops of Sandestin opened in 1997 to sell shoes & the like. Since that time there have been many expansions, now this location is over 5,000 square feet of not only shoes, but also clothing, jewelry & much more.Go to post
nwfdailynews.com - One of the most remarkable transformations of a restaurant space I have seen in this area is the change from a Beef O’Brady’s sports bar to the elegant Bijoux.Go to post
seaoatsrentals.com - SEA OATS MOTEL & MANAGEMENT CO. IS LOCATED RIGHT IN THE HEART OF DESTIN.Go to post
collectiononmarco.com - Bijoux is a recently opened, unique gift shop carrying home goods, jewelry, body care products, gifts and some specialty apparel.Go to post
sowal.com - Bijoux is a full service fine dining restaurant located in The Market Shops at Sandestin. Open for dinner seven nights a week, we feature the freshest Gulf seafood, prime steaks and an extensive award winning wine list. Our intimate Bijoux lounge features a full bar complete with a large selection of specialty martinis.Go to post
nwfdailynews.com - The Market Shops at Sandestin have struggled in recent years, but an ongoing multi-million dollar renovation looks to rejuvenate the shopping center.Go to post
Whitney Lee Ladwig
The Market Shops unveils multi-million dollar renovation, and announces new merchants and first community event
Miramar Beach, Fla – (April 23, 2014) – The Market Shops located at the entrance to Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort has unveiled specific details and a timeline for the extensive renovation that is currently taking place on the property.
Construction on the property began on March 17, 2014 and includes major exterior repairs including: doors and windows being installed to all storefronts facing Emerald Coast Parkway, which will provide easy access from the parking lot and visibility to traffic passing by, as well as redesigned courtyards and walkways. Brick pavers are being laid in the interior common area of the center to create a courtyard that will be the epicenter for events, nightlife, live music and more. The center will also receive cosmetic enhancements including a new façade, stone columns, a new paint color scheme and a complete redesign of landscaping. The lawn on the east side of the property has been expanded and refreshed to host festivals, concerts and other special events in the future. The renovation is scheduled for completion by Summer 2014. In the interim, the local community is invited to the center every Sunday for the Seaside Farmer’s Market at The Market Shops beginning Sunday, April 27, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
The Market Shops confirms the addition of several new merchants that will be joining Sunset Shoes, Sandestin Real Estate and Tandestin including a new fine dining concept by the managementof Bistro Bijoux, Sirens at the Beach, a locally owned lingerie, lounge, swim and sleepwear boutique, Favori Gift Boutique, a mini sweet shop, apparel, jewelry and art boutique as well as Market Shops Nails & Spa. Several additional new merchants will be announced in the coming weeks, and many of The Market Shops merchants will be open for business during the renovation of the center.
Built in 1985, this is the first renovation that the 52,000 square foot center has undergone. Owners of the center, OBP Partners of Miami, Fla., acquired the property in 2002, and in 2013 took over the asset’s management duties from the prior operator.
“With OBP Partners’ experienced team now managing and operating The Market Shops, and with the real estate market making a strong comeback, we think this is the right time to revive The Market Shops,” said Ian Schenkman, Vice President of OBP Partners. “We are excited to reestablish the center as a location for the local community to enjoy.”
JPB Commercial Real Estate Advisors is handling all leasing for The Market Shops and has seen very strong interest from local and regional retailers and restaurateurs. Currently in the pre-leasing stage, the center has reached more than 50% occupancy. Those wishing to inquire about leasing space at The Market Shops should contact JPB agents Tom Watson at 850-527-3524 or Doreen Baca at 850-460-5050.
About The Market Shops
Located at the entrance of Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, The Market Shops is an upscale, neighborhood-style shopping, dining and entertainment center. After going through a complete renovation in the spring of 2014, The Market Shops will reemerge as the Emerald Coast’s premier location for unique retailers, specialty boutiques and an array of eateries from casual to fine dining. The East Lawn and Courtyard will feature live music and local events including wine walkabouts, farmer’s markets, concerts and more. For more information visit www.themarketshops.com or find The Market Shops on Facebook and Twitter.
About The OBP Partners
Founded in 1970, OBP Partners is a real estate investment company with offices in Miami, Florida. OBP Partners has built, owned, and operated manufactured housing, office, industrial, multifamily, retail and medical office properties throughout Florida, Tennessee and Virginia, as well as water and wastewater utilities throughout Florida.Go to post
scenicsir.com - Destin, Florida is home to some truly amazing shopping opportunities. Departing from the everyday mall experience, Destin is home to dozens of exclusive specialty shops and charming boutiques. Here, shoppers can find everything under the sun, from clothing to gifts to art. Here are some of the best places to shop in Destin:Go to post