The Seaside Institute believes people should lead interesting rewarding lives. Our mission, unchanged since 1982, is to help people create great communities.
The Seaside Institute hosts educational workshops, conferences, and group meetings.
The Seaside Institute Academic Village, located in the civic heart of Seaside, provides a contemplative center of learning and quiet accommodations for participants in Institute programs.
Choctaw Lodge Retreat is located on the historic Choctawhatchee River, only 25 minutes from Panama City Beach and 35 minutes from Grayton Beach/Destin area. We are a beautiful and unique venue nestled on the river bank surrounded by hundred-year old trees and exquisite gardens, offering many different choices for your ceremony. There are two guest houses on property, either ideal for a very special honeymoon. We offer a full service wedding planner or you may rent the property only and bring in your own planner. Choctaw is the indian word for Coming Together! And that is what happens when you have your wedding at Choctaw Lodge Retreat!
The Event Room is located in The Fort Walton Beach Commons at 1825 Hurlburt Rd. Suite 11. The Event Room is conveniently located 15 minutes away from the beautiful white sand beaches of Destin, Florida. The Event Room offers a charming ambiance suitable for any event. The Event Room was created with you in mind. Allow us to set the tone for your event and let your event speak for itself...
Planning your wedding can be overwhelming, but taking the time to choose the right venue, caterer, photographer, DJ, and other vendors will help create an unforgettable experience for you and your guests. Consider these tips as you begin your search and learn from the experiences of other brides. Read More