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By Lauren Lege South Walton is most commonly known for its beaches and coastal dune lakes; however, salt water isn’t the only liquid we’re good for. South Walton is also home to an extremely creative slough of bartenders. Here is a list of 15 of our favorites: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Martini, Fish Out of Water. A favorite of loyal patrons, this martini combines...
Anytime is a great time to visit the beautiful, pristine beaches and unique seaside communities of South Walton, but certain months have their own set of benefits and reasons to plan your stay. Check out this handy month-by-month guide to the PROS and CONS of each time of year on South Walton:  PROS -- In January, you have the beach pretty much to yourself. With...
Over 10 years ago, Jeff Margaretten was invited to a make-your-own sushi party. Armed with fresh fish, he hopped in the kitchen and started rolling, sparking a personal quest to make the perfect sushi roll. From that day on, the architect who lives on 30A started hunkering down in friends’ kitchens for parties, sipping sake and rolling sushi until they could...
Spring Break is right around the corner, folks, and we’re ready to welcome tens of thousands of visitors this season! Here’s a quick snapshot of when the major colleges, universities and school systems will be here: FEBRUARY 22-28, 2015 # OF STUDENTS Eastern Michigan University 23,000 Saint John’s University (N.Y.) 15,700 MARCH 1-7, 2015 Ball State University (Ind.) 22,100 Barry University (Fla.) 9,300 College of Charleston (S.C.) 9,900 Dalton State College (Ga.) 6,000 Grand Valley...
The Alys Foundation invites artists from around the world to submit original artwork for the eighth-annual Digital Graffiti Festival, the world’s first projection art festival, which will be held in Alys Beach again next year. On the evenings of June 4-6, Alys Beach will open its doors, courtyards, and pedestrian paths to innovative artists who transform the entire resort town...
The parade kicks off at 4 p.m. Saturday in front of Seagrove Plaza and heads 1.5 miles west towards the Seaside Town Center. Grab your spot along the route early or join in the fun as locals and visitors, decked out in their holiday best, march down Scenic Highway 30A to ring in the season. Parade participants should meet at...
On Friday, December 5, Butler Elementary PTO will hold their annual Supper with Santa fundraiser. Kenny D’s will provide the dinner. Activities include a silent basket auction, hay rides, giant “snow” mound, visits with Santa, carnival games, bouncy houses and a photo booth. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for kids 10-and-under while kids below two years are free. The...
Rosemary Beach will kick off the holiday season in grand style the weekend after Thanksgiving. On Friday evening, attend a Christmas-tree lighting ceremony at South Barrett Square to see Santa’s big arrival, take a carriage ride through town and enjoy a performance by the Charles Dickens Carolers. After the Christmas tree is lit, the sand oak trees on North and South...
People visiting or living on 30A during Thanksgiving are lucky because so many local restaurants stay open, serving up special feasts to give everyone a holiday to remember. Here is a round-up of the weekend’s festivities: Kick off the morning with the 30A Thanksgiving 10K and Fun Run at Rosemary Beach. Stinky’s Fish Camp will celebrate Thanksgiving the way they always do — with a huge...
The Owsley Brothers, a local psychedelic garage-rock band, drew a huge crowd for their CD release party at Central Square Records on Friday night. Tom King, owner of the Seaside record store, said it was one of their best sounding shows yet. The band screened a brief documentary before rocking the house with their unique blues-influenced sound and signature oil-light...
The WaterColor Community Association invites you to the 7th Annual Old Florida Holiday & Winter Market on Saturday, November 29th, from  5PM – 9PM in WaterColor’s Town Center. The Old Florida Holiday & Winter Market is an extreme holiday extravaganza complete with falling snow, horse-drawn carriage, a bonfire with s’mores, pictures with Santa Claus, lighting of the tree, live music,...
The Market Shops located at the entrance to Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort will celebrate their extensive multi-million dollar renovations and brand new merchants with a Grand Opening event on Thursday, November 13. The event will begin with a Ribbon Cutting ceremony with the Walton Area Chamber of Commerceat 5:30 p.m. Free and open to the public, attendees are encouraged to sign in upon arrival to receive...
Mitchell’s Fish Market at Grand Boulevard will offer guests a chance to explore the fresh abundance of the Pacific Northwest with 'Tastes of the Pacific Northwest', a four-course dinner available one night only on Wednesday, October 29, at 7 p.m. The dinner features a variety of delicious wines from Oregon and Washington, perfectly paired with Mitchell’s fresh selections available for $49.99 per...
Gulf Place on 30A announces four new businesses that have recently opened in their town center. The Gulf Place community is pleased to have Dipity Do Dah Kids,Pilates by the Sea, Sara Lierly Art and Sunrise Coffee join their thriving marketplace. Dipity Do Dah Kids is a chic children’s boutique filled with fun, interesting, and affordable gifts and clothing. The family owned operation is the creation...
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