The Best Things To Do on 30A This Week – Jul 3-9 - 30A

The Best Things To Do on 30A This Week – Jul 3-9

Unleash your inner filmmaker, groove to live music, explore nature, and toss mullet: the hottest events on 30A this week:

1. Lights, Camera, Action! Join the Film Camp (Grades 5th – 12th) at ECTC.

Explore the art of filmmaking as students delve into writing, directing, and acting while creating their own one-minute films. This exciting and dynamic class is perfect for aspiring filmmakers and movie enthusiasts alike. The week concludes with a glamorous Oscars-style ceremony and screening of everyone’s incredible masterpieces. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable cinematic experience! Tuition is $285. July 3-7.

Film Camp / Wednesday, July 5, 2023, from 9 a.m. onwards @ Emerald Coast Theatre Company

2. Catch an incredible showcase of talent with Outro Band.

Join Duke Bardwell, Joe Murphy, John Link, Fred Domulot, and Tim Jackson for an unforgettable musical performance. Get ready for an extraordinary evening of entertainment.

Outro / Wednesday, July 5, 2023, from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. @ Stinky’s Bait Shack

3. Discover the wonders of Camp Helen State Park on a guided nature hike. 

Join in for a guided nature hike at Camp Helen State Park with our knowledgeable park ranger staff! Explore diverse habitats and discover a variety of plants and animals along the way. Don’t forget to dress comfortably, bring water and insect repellent, and have your $4 per vehicle park entry fee ready. Get ready to embark on a memorable adventure in the great outdoors. Contact for more information.

Guided Nature Hike /Thursday, July 6, 2023, from 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. @ Camp Helen State Park

4. Ladies’ night with live music by Black Eyed Blonde: a party you won’t want to miss!

Experience the ultimate Ladies’ Night at Seascape Town Centre with live music by the renowned Black Eyed Blonde, crowned as the best dance band on the Emerald Coast. Join us for a night of non-stop grooves and get ready to move and groove to the beats. Indulge in irresistible food and drink specials while enjoying the local favorite band.

Black Eyed Blonde / Thursday, July 6, 2023, from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. @ Seascape Towne Centre

5. Save lives and donate blood at Alys Beach for the OneBlood Blood Drive.

Consider making a life-saving donation at the OneBlood Blood Drive on July 7th at Alys Beach! Help meet the urgent need for blood donations and enjoy enhanced safety measures. The Big Red Bus will be stationed at Raw & Juicy on Slip Road. Donors will receive a OneBlood 4th of July Shirt, $20.00 E-Card, and a comprehensive wellness checkup including blood pressure, temperature, iron count, pulse, and cholesterol screening. Make an appointment HERE using sponsor code 39684.

Alys Beach Blood Drive / Friday, July 7, 2023, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. @ Alys Beach

6. Come, jam with David Auen at Peddlers this Friday night.

Get ready for a night of music and fun at the vibrant Peddlers Pub!

David Auen / Friday, July 7, 2023, from 6 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. @ Peddlers Pavilion

7. Watch Dissonance: A powerful exploration of race, love, and friendship.

Join us for an intimate and heartfelt conversation that delves into the national pain triggered by George Floyd’s murder, examining its impact on both black and white American women. Dissonance is a poignant exploration of honesty, resilience, and the potential for growth amidst difficult conversations.

DISSONANCE Two friends, twenty years, one difficult conversation / Saturday, July 8, 2023, from 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. @ Mattie Kelly Arts Center Amphitheater

8. Join Kendra Scott in giving back to 30A Cats!

Visit the store on July 9th to shop exquisite jewelry and support this wonderful cause. Enjoy light bites and the opportunity to cuddle adorable kittens and even apply to adopt one! 20% of all sales, both in-store and online, will be donated to the impactful work of 30A Cats. Don’t miss out on this chance to make a difference while treating yourself to beautiful jewelry.

Kendra Scott & 30A Cats in-store Kitten Adoption and Fundraiser / Sunday, July 9, 2023, from 12 p.m. – 3 p.m. @ Grand Boulevard

9. Get ready to toss and win!

Join in every Sunday for AJ’s weekly Mullet Toss, a fun and lively event where friends and locals gather on the top deck to test their throwing skills with mullet fish. The Mullet Toss takes place in the late afternoon, usually around 6 pm. Each week, the winner of the toss will be rewarded with a $50.00 AJ’s gift certificate. But that’s not all! All weekly winners will have the chance to compete in the ultimate “Mullet Toss Off” finals on Sunday, October 22, 2023, where they will vie for the grand prize. Don’t miss out on the excitement and camaraderie of this unique event!

AJ’s Mullet Toss / Sunday, July 9, 2023, from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. @ AJ’s Seafood & Oyster Bar

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