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Oct. 25, 2019

Everything You Need to Plan Your Vacation for the Holidays on 30A

‘Tis the season to book your winter getaway! Whether you’re traveling with the whole family, friends, or your significant other, 30A is the perfect holiday destination. To avoid the hectic planning that often comes with the season, we’ve curated a list of everything you need from things to do to places to stay. Plan in advance and simply enjoy when you get there!    Things to Do A winter beach trip doesn’t mean you can’t still enjoy all the traditional holiday activities! Thankfully, 30A is packed with exciting things to do for all ages. So whether yo [...]

holidays, new years

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Oct. 15, 2019

Your Total Guide to South Walton's 30A Songwriters Festival

Photo via 30A Songwriters Festival. The lineup for the 11th annual Songwriters Festival has been released! Whether you’re an avid festival fan, or just looking for something fun to do on MLK weekend, this is a festival you’ll want to keep your eye on. To help ease the pain of planning, we’ve curated a total trip guide for the weekend. The Lineup: The festival will take place January 17-20, 2020 in South Walton, featuring performances from over 175 artists, spread out over 25 different venues. Whether you prefer a more intimate bar setting or enjoy hanging out at a l [...]

Songwriter's Festival, South Walton

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Aug. 2, 2019

Your Guide to a 30A Family Thanksgiving

  Thanksgiving is a time for families to come together, and we can’t think of a better way to spend it than at one of our beautiful 30A cottages with your family. Whether you’re bringing your small family of four or the whole crowd, we’ve curated a list of everything you need -- from where to stay to what to do during your 30A Thanksgiving.    Where to Stay Footprints in the Sand  This spacious 6 bedroom, 5.5 bathroom home in Seacrest sleeps 14 guests, with the option to add up to 3 additional small children. Built specifically with family in mind, [...]

thanksgiving

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Jul. 19, 2019

What to Do if You're Caught in a Rip Current

As you plan out the final details for some much-needed beach therapy, it’s important to make sure you know what to do in the case of a nearby rip current.  According to the United States Lifesaving Association, roughly 100 people die every year from rip currents. So, in an effort to keep our guests safe, we’ve curated a list of everything you need to know about rip currents, from spotting one to knowing what to do if you find yourself caught in one.  What Are Rip Currents? Rip currents are powerful, narrow channels of fast-moving water that occur along the coasts, as w [...]

safety, beaches

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Jun. 27, 2019

Top 30A Events For the Family this 4th of July

        The Fourth of July and 30A are as deep-rooted as apple pie and ice cream. If you’re heading to the beach this Independence Day, we’ve curated a list of all things happening along the shore. With just about every eatery, amphitheater and community holding a variety of parades, concerts and fireworks displays, there is a little something for everyone in the family.   Be mindful of the portions of the Scenic Highway 30A that will be closed for a few hours to accommodate for parades. Seaside is offering free shuttles available throughout th [...]

July 4th

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