The Coastal Conservation Association′s South Walton chapter is hosting its tenth annual Kids Fishing Tournament at the Red Bar on Sunday, April 26, 2015 from noon to 4 p.m.

The first 150 young anglers (ages 5-15) will receive a rod and reel combo provided by Fish Florida, pompano rigs and shrimp provided by Yellowfin Ocean Sports, a beach rod holder provided by Ferguson Water Works and a t-shirt provided by Samuel Taylor Homes.

Cost is $15 to fish and become a youth member of the Coastal Conservation Association of Florida. The grassroots organization works to conserve and protect Florida’s marine resources.

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Gulf Place has announced an exciting line-up for this year’s Sunday Summer Concerts on the green.

The concerts kick off June 7, 2015, and feature a different local or regional band each week. These free, family friendly events run from 6 to 9 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own chairs and blankets to enjoy the concert on the amphitheater lawn.


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YOLO Board

YOLO Board

Jeff Archer, one of the owners of YOLO Board, sat down with 30A Radio to share some of his favorite spots for biking and paddleboarding on 30A.

Archer chats about the growing biking culture and community on 30A; his favorite off-the-beaten-path trails for biking; why 30A is the best place for paddle boarding in the country; and his love for the area, which he calls “Aspen at the beach.”

Also, mark your calendars and sign up a team for the fun YOLO Board Relay Series, which starts in May!

Music by Continuum.



Heritage, a self-dubbed “Reggae-ish” band on 30A, dropped in to The 30A Store in Gulf Place recently to chat with 30A Radio about their unique sound and record a few live tunes.

The band talked about how the positive message of Reggae drew them to music; the crazy, raucous fans they have on the Gulf Coast; and their upcoming recording of a new live album.

Music for this show is from the band’s live performance at The 30A Store.



The Growler Garage is now open on County Highway 30A near Gulf Place.

Beer, beach and bike aficionados now have a new reason to hang out on 30A: Mitch Omar’s Growler Garage.

The business opened last month near Gulf Place and has been rocking ever since. It’s hard to describe the place without setting eyes on it. Everything in the store is made of custom chrome and hand-painted metal fashioned at Omar’s motorcycle shop in Memphis — the bar itself, the motorcycles, electric guitars and surf boards on display, even the light-switch plates.

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Dread Clampitt at Locals Last Stand. Photo by Shelly Swanger.

Dread Clampitt at the first Locals Last Stand party. Photo by Shelly Swanger.

Mark your calendars for 30A’s third annual Locals Last Stand party on Sunday, May 17, 2015, and savor one last chance to enjoy 30A before the mad dash of the summer tourism season kicks off.


Geoff McBride

Geoff McBride

“After the frenzy of Spring Break, locals always work very hard to prepare for a busy and successful summer season,” said 30A’s Mike Ragsdale. “Every year, our Locals Last Stand party gives us one last chance to all come together to celebrate before our summer guests arrive in full force.”

This year’s free party will feature performances by Zack Rosicka, The Owsley Brothers and Geoff McBride. The 2015 event will be held at Watersound Origins.

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