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...

When To Visit 30A: A Month-by-Month Guide

Anytime is a great time to visit the beautiful, pristine beaches and unique seaside communities of Scenic 30A, but certain months have their own...

Grand Boulevard to Welcome Fall with a Series of Events

Throughout the month of October, Grand Boulevard will host the first annual Autumn In Motion event series. Visit the Town Center, located less than 3...

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...

Eco-friendly Products from 30A That Are Good for the Planet

We've put together a collection of environmentally friendly products that can help us all reduce our dependence on single-use plastics and preserve our beautiful...

Emerald Coast Duck Regatta Returns to Baytowne Wharf – Oct. 19

The ninth annual Emerald Coast Duck Regatta will take place Saturday, October 19, 2019, at The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. Proceeds...


Watersound Origins | Watersound
4 bd    3 ba    2200 sqft

Watersound Origins | Watersound
3 bd    3 ba    2190 sqft

Miramar Beach Villas | Miramar Beach
4 bd    4 ba    2240 sqft


BEach LOCAL: Our Q&A Series Gets You in the Know

TOM SCHELL Owner/Designer, Richard-Paige Leather 1. Favorite thing about living at the beach?  Being an Australian (and a local since 2015), I’ve always been fortunate to live near the beach, but I’m pretty stoked that the water...

Alaqua Animal Refuge

A source of great local pride (and for great reason), Alaqua Animal Refuge and founder Laurie Hood have won the hearts of everyone that learns of their saintly mission. The refuge was founded on a...

What are those mysterious pilings in Choctawhatchee Bay by the 331 bridge?

Locals and visitors often speculate about the origins of the hundreds (actually 2,040 to be exact) of old wood pilings strewn across Choctawhatchee Bay just east of the U.S. Highway 331 bridge and just...



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...

30A Q&A: Meet the Locals

COLLIN MERIDETH Owner of Collin Cools 1. What is your favorite part about living here? Living on the beach is special because we as locals get to...