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Local talent Jenna Varney is 2019 South Walton Artist of the Year

Jenna Varney has had a knack for art and creativity since childhood. But it wasn't until 2002, the year Air Force assigned her husband to Eglin Air Force Base, that the 2019 South Walton...

How is a Ukulele Made? Watch Driftwood Guitars Build 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...

What Makes a Community Garden So Important?

Community gardens are empowering tools. Their benefits are often times too numerous to mention, but we'll give it a try. They increase access to fresh produce, improve nutrition and food security, and they bring...

The 30A-List: 7 Reasons to Get Out of the House this Weekend!

Check out the weekly 30A-List of upcoming local events: 1. Grayton Beer Can Appreciation Day: Thursday, January 24th What better way to celebrate a day dedicated to beer than to score free beer? BOGO! Grayton Beer is offering...

The Ultimate 30A Dog-Friendly Dining List

From bars to restaurants, almost everyone who visits 30A for vacation would conclude that our area is sincerely accommodating to canine companions. Likewise, locals love to bring their pets for an afternoon out for...

Time is Running Out! Register for the 2019 Seaside School Half Marathon & 5K...

What began as a small fundraiser for the Seaside Neighborhood School is now a cherished annual tradition. The Seaside School Half Marathon & 5K Run is scheduled for March 3, 2019, and will welcome runners on...

30A Snorkel and Diving Reefs: Everything You Need to Know

The Emerald Coast is best known for its sugar white sand, enchanting sunsets, and sparkling tranquility as far as the sunglasses can see. But you’ll have to ditch the sunglasses and look deeper to...

Coastal Biplane: Soaring with the Spirit of 30A

Coastal Biplane is the new ride in town. Next time your feet are in the sand, look up and you may just catch a glimpse of a red biplane cruising the coastline 500 sea-salty...

Fire Chief Retiring to 30A…the Community He Served for 11 Years

Is there really a better place than the Emerald Coast to watch the sun set on a successful career and transition into retirement? South Walton’s Fire Chief Richard Talbert announced his 2019 retirement after...

30A Stickers Raise Record Amount for Alaqua Animal Refuge

So far, the 30A Company has given away over 1.7 million of its famous round blue 30A stickers. While 30A gives them away for free in local businesses, donation boxes have been set up in many...

The 9 Great Spring Events from Coastal Culture Series

Less than 3 miles from the 30A coastline, discover a world of amazing entertainment from the Coastal Culture Series at Grand Boulevard. From music events to live theatre to lively festivals, mark your calendars this...

7 Must-Try Breakfast Spots on 30A

Get yourself fueled up for a fun day in the surf and sun! These eateries each deliver on taste and service, and you may even find yourself becoming a regular. The Perfect Pig Soon opening their...
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