30A Q&A: Check Out Where the Locals Play

JUSTIN T. SMITH Manager/Escrow Officer, Coastal Land Title 1. What is your favorite part about living here? Having access to the beautiful waterways and beaches. I also...

The 30A-List: What’s Hot This Weekend!

Check out this week's popular happenings around the towns! 1. Face Painting & Moonlight Movies: Thursday, June 13th, 5 p.m. This Thursday, Western Green turns into...

Rags 2 Riches Regatta: From Grayton to Seagrove – June 29

The 23rd Annual Rags 2 Riches Regatta returns to Grayton Beach on Saturday, June 29, 2019. Proceeds from the event benefit the South Walton...

Healing Waters Brings Fly Fishing to Injured Vets

Tying a fly, casting a line out into the open water and just taking in your surroundings at a slow pace. For most people...

Beach Cocktail Spotlight: Pineapple Aloe Margarita

Red Fish Taco offers refreshing cocktails just steps away from the gulf in Blue Mountain Beach. The Pineapple Aloe Margarita is no exception. Mixologist,...

Java and Sacred Places: This Veteran’s Company Began with a Cup of Coffee

The origin of Daisson Hickel’s business had an unconventional beginning far from his home in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida. It was 2014 in the mountains...


Watersound Origins | Watersound
4 bd    3 ba    1 ½ ba    2615 sqft

Watersound Origins | Watersound
4 bd    3 ba    1 ½ ba    2550 sqft

Estuary S/D | Santa Rosa Beach
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10 Reasons Why the Locals Love Fall on 30A

When it comes to getting bang for your beach, the locals know best. And according to them, Fall brings the bang. And the boom. Here’s the local lowdown. Fall sunsets are more vivid, and the...

6 Things to Know About June Grass 

You may not have heard of June Grass unless you’ve been to our neck of the woods. The unappealing green algae appears in the Gulf of Mexico, along the Panhandle of Florida and the...

Coastal Dune Lakes

Coastal Dune Lakes are a very rare natural phenomena that only occur in a handful of locations around the globe, including New Zealand, Australia, Madagascar and South Walton, Florida. In fact, South Walton has 15...



5 New Summer Essentials: Try These Perfect Items for the Beach

There are certain summer essentials that no 30A local or visitor should leave the house (or cottage) without for a day on the gorgeous,...

How to Treat a Jellyfish Sting (and, no, THAT doesn’t work!)

In medical terms, there are three types of pain – pain, excruciating pain and a jellyfish sting. Okay, so it's not all that bad. It's...

Locals at Play: Grayton Beach Volleyball Sets Up Weekly

You will find them on the beach every Monday and Wednesday after work unloading beach chairs, coolers, putting up nets, and getting ready for...

Top Books About South Walton and 30A

As our small corner of the world grows, so does its library. From coffee table books filled with gorgeous photography to novels full of intrigue,...