About the Destin Life Center

The Destin Life Center was opened in the summer of 2009 as a gift to the community of Destin, with the vision of providing Recreation programming and meeting facilities for visitors and members of the beautiful Emerald Coast. In less than two years, over 3,000 Recreation Members have signed up to participate in programs, breathing life to the Destin Life Center! Please contact Bud Weaver for more information. Contact Bud at bweaver@destinumc.org or 837-2021

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday: 6:30am-8:00pm
Saturday: 8:00am-2:00pm

The Building

Located in the heart of Destin, the Destin Life Center at Destin United Methodist Church offers over 45,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting space for events both large and small and is the perfect location to host your next event. The Destin Life Center is only minutes away from 20,000 hotel, motel, and condominium units, and less than a mile from the beautiful white beaches of the Gulf Coast. Vacationers from all over the world travel to Destin to enjoy the beaches and emerald blue water, deep sea fishing, world class golf, shopping and other activities for the entire family. Visitors will find the Okaloosa County Airport a short drive away and the Destin private airport is a five minute drive. Click on the link below for more information on featured amenities and booking your event at the Destin Life Center. Amenities and Event Booking


The Life


We hope that you will explore the website to learn more about the staff and programs that make the Destin Life Center successful. We would also love for you to visit us whether you live in or visit the community of Destin. One of our goals is to make the Destin Life Center "A Place for You" by providing programming for all ages. Drop by for a cup of coffee, complimentary WiFi, or just to look around. If you have any questions or would like a tour of the facilities, please stop by the Connection Centerin the lobby. If you decide you would like to participate in a group fitness class or use the gym or weight room, Welcome Desk Staff can assist you with registering for your Recreation Membership. Click on the link for more information on Recreation Membership. We look forward to meeting you! About Recreation Membership