Red Bar Returns: Iconic 30A Landmark Breaks Ground to Rise from the Ashes!

The Groundbreaking Ceremony of the new Red Bar

Almost eight months after the iconic Grayton Beach landmark burned to the ground, shovels hit the dirt at the official groundbreaking ceremony earlier today.

Owner Louis Petit poured the original Red Bar’s ashes at the rebuild site, marking new beginnings in an inspiring, phoenix-like rising, even as friends, family and the local community cheered on members of the Petit family!

Check out scenes from the Groundbreaking Ceremony:

30A live at Groundbreaking for new Red Bar!

When will the Red Bar reopen? Now you know: ~ 30A.com

Posted by 30A on Tuesday, 8 October 2019

Loyal fans on social media had offered a massive outpouring of love at the pain of seeing a beloved landmark get destroyed in the blaze.

We are happy to report that locals and visitors can expect to visit their favorite bar by memorial day weekend or perhaps even sooner!

Check back with us as we will be posting regular updates on the rebuild!
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