The 30A-List: 10 Incredible Things To Do This Weekend!

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1. Northwest Florida Theatre Festival: Thursday, May 16th-19th, 2 p.m.

Don’t miss this innovative avant-garde gathering of art and artists. Learn more at:

Where: Emerald Coast Theatre Company, 560 Grand Boulevard, Miramar Beach, Florida 32550

2. Bubbly Baytowne: Thursday, May 16th, 5 – 6 p.m.

Bubbly Baytowne

Sip and shop through the Village streets while enjoying LIVE music!

Where: The Village of Baytowne Wharf, 9100 Baytowne Blvd, Miramar Beach, Florida 32550

3. Trivia Night: Thursday, May 16th, 7 – p.m.

Grab your friends and test your knowledge on a variety of topics against competing teams. Enjoy $12 Pitcher Specials, small-batch beers, craft cocktails and dinner.

Where: Grayton Beer Brewpub, 170 East County Highway 30A, Santa Rosa Beach, Florida

4. Geoff McBride: Friday, May 17, 6 – 9 p.m.

Come and shop while you enjoy LIVE music from 6 – 9 pm in Seagrove Plaza with happy hour drink specials inside the 30A store!

Where: The 30A Store in Seagrove, 3723 East County Highway 30A, Seagrove, Florida

5. 12th Annual Digital Graffiti Fest: Illuminate: Friday, May 17th, 8 – 11:30 p.m.

Digital Graffiti

2019 projection art installations, food trucks, and vendors along the festival footprint, this opening night street party winds through Alys Beach all the way to Caliza Restaurant—where attendees will be greeted with music, à la carte food and drink options, and fun for the whole family. For tickets and more info, click HERE.

Where: Alys Beach, 18 North Charles Street, Alys Beach, FL 32413

6. 12th Annual Digital Graffiti Fest: The VIE + DG2019 Award Party: Saturday, May 18th, 6 – 8 p.m.

Join us for the DG2019 Award Party before the main event Saturday for a celebration of art, music, and architecture.  Don’t miss the announcement of this year’s winners of Best of Show, Curator’s Choice, and Honorable Mentions. For tickets and more info, click HERE.

Where: Alys Beach, 18 North Charles Street, Alys Beach, FL 32413

7. The Emerald Ball Benefiting Sacred Heart Foundation: Saturday, May 18th, 6 – 10 p.m.

Wear shades of emerald for an elegant evening of dinner and dancing with proceeds benefiting the expansion of the Comprehensive Spine Program at Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast. Tickets on sale at

Where: Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort and Spa, 4000 South Sandestin Boulevard, Miramar Beach, Florida

8. 12th Annual Digital Graffiti Fest: Illuminated+: Saturday, May 18th, 8 – 11:30 p.m.

Saturday evening of Digital Graffiti is an all-inclusive food and drink experience culminating with desserts, spirits, and casual discussions of art around the pool at Caliza Restaurant, which will showcase additional artwork. For more info, visit:

Where: Alys Beach, 18 North Charles Street, Alys Beach, FL 32413

9. 30A Locals Last Stand: Sunday, May 19th, 3 – 7 p.m.

A still from Locals Last Stand 2017

The line-up at the year’s BIGGEST party includes Chris Alvarado Trio, Huck & Lilly and Dread Clampitt. The concert is FREE and open to the public, so grab a lawn chair or blanket and come celebrate with us. Local food trucks and vendors will be available. For more info, click HERE.

Where: Watersound Origins, 530 Pathways Drive, WaterSound, FL 32413

10. Silvia’s Madriaga: Sunday, May 19th, 6 – 9 p.m.

Join in this Ukelele Beach Party with your toes in the sand and a drink in your hand as you watch the sun set.

Where: Pompano Joe’s Seafood House, 2237 Scenic Gulf Hwy, Miramar Beach, FL 32550

For a FULL listing of events this weekend and every other day, visit the 30A Events Calendar. We have the most comprehensive listing of events, so check back often!

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Enjoy a summer getaway at Alys Beach, the premier luxury resort town on Florida's Gulf Coast. Alys Beach is a unique New Urbanist community that combines stunning architecture with the gracious character of courtyard living. Guests can tailor their vacation to include the finest culinary talents in the region, distinctive shopping choices, outdoor activities on an exclusive beach, winding nature trails, and a state of the art wellness center. The utmost in beauty and luxury awaits.