The Best Things To Do on 30A This Week – May 15-21 - 30A

The Best Things To Do on 30A This Week – May 15-21

Discover the most exciting events happening on 30A this week:

1. Unleash your creativity at the Longleaf Writers Conference in Seaside.

The Longleaf Writers Conference in Seaside offers a week of workshops, seminars, and social events, bringing writers of all levels together to refine their craft, network, and enjoy the beautiful beach setting. With a focus on inspiration, creativity, and community, participants can immerse themselves in the coastal lifestyle and connect with celebrated writers and poets. The conference is from May 13-20. To learn more, click HERE.

Longleaf Writers Conference / Wednesday, May 17, 2023, starting 9 a.m. @ The Seaside Institute

2. Indulge in an Evening of Sips and Shopping at Gulf Place Wine Walk!

Gulf Place Merchants present the monthly Wine Walk – an evening of wine tasting, live music, and shopping at the unique Gulf Place shops. Join us on the third Thursday of each month from 5-7 PM for a chance to win exciting giveaways and discover a variety of jewelry, artwork, clothing, and more. Don’t forget to check in at the Artists of Gulf Place to receive your complimentary glass and walkabout map. Cheers to a delightful evening of sipping and shopping in Gulf Place!

Gulf Place Wine Walk / Thursday, May 18, 2203, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm@ Gulf Place

3. Experience the true essence of being a local at Red Fish Taco.

Get ready for an unforgettable night of live music! Join us at Red Fish Taco and groove to the tunes of the incredible Forrest Williams Band.

Forrest Williams Band / Thursday, May 18, 2023, from 6 – 9 p.m. @ Red Fish Taco

4. WildLife30A: Cultivating Curiosity, Connecting with Nature

Immerse your child in the wonders of nature through our one-day camps, where they can explore, learn, and engage in outdoor play. Send them on tropical adventures in Santa Rosa Beach along 30A to get hands-on experiences with dune lakes, beach habitats, and wildlife, while activities like fishing, tracking, and treasure hunts ignite their curiosity. Through nature-inspired crafts and storytelling, WildLife30A builds physical skills and a lifelong connection to the natural world, empowering children with confidence and a sense of wonder. Learn more about their programs HERE.

Spring 2023 Nature Adventures: Adventure 7 / Friday, May 19, 2023, from 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. @ 30A Nature School

5. Discover the perfect fusion of pearls and leather at the Wendy Mignot trunk show.

Join in at Raw & Juicy for the Wendy Mignot Trunk Show on Friday, May 19. Discover exquisite pearls and leather jewelry as you indulge in a unique shopping experience. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to find the perfect piece that reflects your style and elegance.

Wendy Mignot, Fine Pearls & Leather Jewelry Pop-Up / Friday, May 19, 2023, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. @ Raw and Juicy

6. Get serenaded by country stars Luke and Kaylee.

Get ready for a night of country music bliss with Luke and Kaylee live at Shelby’s Beach Bar. Join in on May 20th from 6-9 PM for a delightful evening of music, delicious food, and refreshing drinks against the backdrop of the stunning Gulf of Mexico.

Luke and Kaylee / Saturday, May 20, 2023, from 6 – 9 p.m. @ Shelby’s Beach Bar and Grill

7. Sunday Kids Yoga: Fun and Fitness with Ashley from 30A Kids Yoga

Experience the joy of Kids Yoga with Ashley from 30A Kids Yoga every Sunday at 10 am. Join us on the lawn and stage for a fun-filled session. Mats are provided and sanitized for your convenience. The cost is $15 per child or $25 for two siblings.

30a Kids Yoga / Sunday, May 21, 2023, from 10 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. @ The Big Chill

8. Music, food, and fun await at the Locals Last Stand!

Join us for the 8th annual Locals Last Stand party on May 21, 2023, at the Watersound Town Center Pavilion. Don’t miss your final opportunity to soak up the community spirit before the summer rush begins. Enjoy live performances by Will Thompson Band, Dion Jones and the Neon Tears, and Siren and the Mudpuppies. This FREE and open-to-the-public concert promises an unforgettable experience rain or shine. Bring your lawn chair or blanket, indulge in local food trucks, and stay tuned for exciting vendor announcements.

Locals Last Stand / Sunday, May 21, 2023, from 3 – 7 p.m. @ The Pavilion at Watersound Town Center

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