30A Events in August

Aug. 11, 2016

30A Events in August   

What’s happening around town? Well, if you have booked a vacation along the beaches of South Walton during the month of August, there is no shortage of fun events and activities for you to enjoy. That goes for every month around here, doesn’t it? The communities of Santa Rosa Beach and 30A host events that keep locals and tourists entertained all year long – here’s what’s going on this month!

‘Laughs for Literacy’ Book-Signing with Author ‘THE Sweet Potato Queen’

Yes, you read that right – THE Sweet Potato Queen herself, Jill Conner Browne, will be coming to South Walton on Friday, August 5th to do a book signing as part of a project by the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy. All proceeds from this event will benefit students in Walton County.

Nashville Songwriters Florida Sunshine Tour at Bud and Alley’s

This tour of Nashville music has been going since April, and August 9th will be the tour’s last stop at 30A restaurant, Bud and Alley’s. This event is free and open to the public! This will be a night of music that you don’t want to miss and will be the perfect addition to your beach vacation at one of our cottage rentals.

30A Farmer’s Market at Rosemary Beach

Are you aware of the Farmer’s Market heaven that lies in Santa Rosa Beach, FL? There are farmer’s markets happening on every corner of 30A and beyond. The 30A Farmer’s Market at Rosemary Beach takes place every Sunday, and from Memorial Day through Labor Day, there is an additional market on Thursdays. You can find everything from fresh produce to handmade soaps and everything in between – this is truly a unique 30A experience.

Wine Walkabout and ‘Battle of the Brushes’ at Gulf Place

Gulf Place is such a quaint little community on 30A that has so much to offer to locals and tourists. On Thursday, August 17th, come out to Gulf Place and sip wine while you walk around and explore all of the restaurants, arts and boutiques. Also, the Artists of Gulf Place will be doing a ‘Battle of the Brushes’ exhibit where the artists paint in competition and then put their work up for sale at the end of the night.

Catch a Movie Under the Stars

What better way to end the perfect day at the beach than with a blanket, picnic and a family movie under the stars at one of 30A’s outdoor amphitheaters? This article by 30a.com has all of the details that you need to plan your outdoor movie night during your stay at one of our beach cottage rentals. Check the 30A events calendar for more details on which movies are playing during your stay!



Book your beach vacation with 30A Cottages & Concierge, and we can help you fill up your itinerary of events during your stay. There is something fun for everyone in the family on 30A, and we are here to make sure that you enjoy your time with us!