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“I Can And I Will” – A Sweet Story of Triumph

The Stanfield’s story starts like many 30A residents. Rick and Tina Stanfield vacationed in the area for years, and one day decided to make 30A home. In 2006, the retired Missouri State Trooper and...

Wear Your Ugly Sweater and Shop for Holiday Gifts at Market in the Park,...

A new family-friendly event has landed in South Walton, Market in the Park invites you and yours to walk into a wonderland of shopping, food, and fun. This holiday event brings 30 of our local...

Walk or Bike to the Beach from this Stunning Home in WaterColor

Real estate along Scenic 30A is a hot item year in and year out, whether it is for new residents or for those who want a vacation home of their own. 30Arealestate.com is the...

Ring in the Season with Merry Little Christmas Concert – Dec 20

Celebrate the season of giving by joining the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast for a holiday-themed concert on Thursday, December 20, at 6 p.m. on the lawn of the South Walton...

Giving Tuesday…and Every Other Day: The Sonder Project

Compassion is contagious. And one non-profit program is spreading the give-back bug near and far. The Sonder Project was founded in 2014 when three Walton County based businesses – The 30A Company, YOLO Board,...

Register Now for 2019 Seaside School Half Marathon & 5K Run

What began as a small fundraiser for the Seaside Neighborhood School is now a cherished annual tradition, with tickets for the races selling out months in advance. The Seaside School Half Marathon & 5K Run is...

Brewing Love, Life & Latte – the Amavida Story

The once small, independent coffee company roasting out of owners Dan & Sally Bailey's home nearly 15 years ago, Amavida Coffee Roasters has not only grown beyond those humble beginnings and captured the attention and...

How is a Ukulele Made? Watch as Driftwood Guitars Creates One for 30A

Chris Alvarado of Driftwood Guitars is creating a one-of-a-kind tenor ukulele for the 30A Company, handcrafted from ziricote rosewood, spruce and mahogany along with a 30A inspired inlay. "I've really always wanted to make an...

The Monarch Butterfly: South Walton’s Majestic Mascot

Every fall, locals and visitors alike delight in the return of our own migrating mascot: monarch butterflies. Monarch butterflies are arguably some of the most beautiful of their kind... so much so that many consider...

Seeing the Milky Way from 30A

Joshua Chastain is a local photographer whose Instagram account never ceases a jaw drop. He shares his simply gorgeous beach photos, along with more from his travels to the mountains and other places. He’s...

Beach Bonfires on 30A – Everything You Need to Know

Think you’ve got this whole 30A beach thing down? Well, let’s see … you’ve cheered the sunset ringing of the bell at Bud & Alley’s, you’ve sipped mimosas while grooving at The Red Bar and you’ve YOLO’d your...

Updated: What is Customary Use and What Impact Does it Have on 30A’s Beaches?

ARTICLE UPDATED on 11/5/18 On November 4, 2018, Walton County Commissioners voted unanimously (5-0) to uphold Customary Use for Walton County beaches, meaning the next step is to take the matter to court to have...
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