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 and...

Sample Over 250 Wines & Gulf Coast Cuisine at Harvest Wine & Food Fest

The third annual Harvest Wine & Food Festival is returning to South Walton October 24-26, 2019, for three eventful days that are sure to...

Local Erica Wilson Talks Dark Chocolate, Running Jokes and How She Breaks a Sweat

We recently sat down with 30A's Erica Wilson to learn a few of her favorite local hangouts, guilty pleasures and when she likes to...

What to Do on a Rainy Day at the Beach

Sometimes the sun just won't come out, even when you're at the beach, but we don't let that stop us from enjoying what the...

Everything You Need to Know About Dogs in South Walton

By Caroline Giddis The people of South Walton share many passions. The vibrancy of each neighborhood is characterized by a love of culture and art,...

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...


Naturewalk At Seagrove | Santa Rosa Beach
4 bd    3 ba    1 ½ ba    2515 sqft

Arcadia Place | Inlet Beach
3 bd    3 ba    1550 sqft

Watersound Origins | Watersound
4 bd    3 ba    1 ½ ba    2410 sqft


Bears in South Walton: What You Need to Know

By Shannon J. Winslow-Claunch Here in South Walton, rising temperatures mean an increase in tourists. And it also means more opportunities for potential encounters with some of our longtime locals: Florida black bears. In fact, Florida's black...

The Truth About Sea Turtles in South Walton

While thousands of beachgoers share the beaches of 30A with each other every year, many may not know they are also sharing the beach with endangered sea turtles. Posted by Nathan Frymire on Tuesday, 23 May...

Plans Finalized for Active Adult Community, Latitude Margaritaville Watersound

Master developer Minto Communities USA, lifestyle brand Margaritaville Holdings and The St. Joe Company announced the official formation of their joint venture to develop Latitude Margaritaville Watersound, an active adult community in Florida’s Panhandle...



Climbing The Ladder: A Simple Technique That Could Change Your Life Forever

In March 2017, Mike Ragsdale of The 30A Company served as Guest Editor of Good Grit magazine. This article by Ragsdale and photos by...

Shuck an Oyster Like a Pro: Yes, You Can!

Ice cold and raw, fried or baked, fresh oysters make perfect beach food, hands down one of the most popular menu items. Practice makes...

The Washed Ashore Effort: Turning Trash Into Treasure

While art has always been appreciated for its beauty and for the feelings it creates in the onlooker, it can also be a powerful...

Meet the Highest 30A Fan on Earth

Merry Morgan Holotik climbed the ultimate mountain in 2019. The highest peak on earth, Mt. Everest is on the border of Nepal and Tibet...