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Walton County Sheriff’s Office Donates Bikes to Boy Scouts

Lost and found property from Walton County now has a new home in an area heavily impacted by Hurricane Michael. More than 40 bikes were donated to the Gulf Coast Boy Scouts Council Friday...

Secret Bars of 30A

While a handful of die-hard locals have no doubt sampled all of 30A's wonderful watering holes, out-of-town visitors don't always have a lot of extra time to venture off the sandy path. And although the following bars are somewhat hidden away from public view,...

“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...

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,...

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...

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...

Make Plans for the Renowned 30A Wine Fest | Feb 20-24, 2019

Tickets are now available for the eighth annual 30A Wine Festival, underwritten by The Alys Foundation, on Wednesday, February 20, through Sunday, February 24, 2019. Located on Scenic Highway 30A in Northwest Florida’s South Walton County, Alys Beach will welcome...

10 Fine Dining Options on 30A and Miramar

Looking for a nice restaurant for a date night? Maybe it is your anniversary or maybe you’re just looking for a reason to dress up and eat some good food with your family. Here are...
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