When people think of vacationing on 30A, the beach is typically the central idea that comes to mind. However, spending your summer on 30A can be fun on and off the beach. We’ve put together a list of upcoming events on 30A to help you plan the best summer vacation yet!
The Commedia Rapunzel at Seaside Amphitheater
Here’s one for the whole family — The Seaside REP Theatre is putting on a show every Monday night at 6:30 pm until August 22nd. Bring your chairs, blankets, and snacks and have a blast!
Summer Concert Series at Rosemary Beach
A great way to kick back and relax is to enjoy live music on the lawn at Rosemary Beach. Grab a chair and a blanket and listen to the music of the Emerald Coast Blues Brothers, The Village Brass, The Hep Cats, and more!
Bike Tour: 30Avenue to Camp Helen
On Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 10:00 – 11:30 am, hop on your bike and join the Bike Tour at 30Avenue! Led by the Rent Gear Here team, you’ll enjoy a tour of 30A’s coastal communities by “experts in beach town exploration.”
Nashville Songwriters Florida Sunshine Tour at Bud & Alleys
Head over to Bud & Alley’s for some live country music with a view of the beach! Bud & Alley’s is hosting the Nashville Songwriters Florida Sunshine Tour this summer, and it’s the perfect place to get to know some of today’s best country music songwriters. This event takes place July 5 and August 9 beginning at 8:00 pm.
Cirque du Rosemary: Lumiere
Enjoy a one-of-a-kind experience on 30A this summer at Cirque du Rosemary: Lumiere. This circus under the stars features exciting acrobatics, aerial arts, and more! Grab your lawn chair or a blanket and be prepared to be in awe of these performers. Catch the show on Tuesdays until August 9.
Family Movie Night at The Hub
The Hub is by far one of the best places to enjoy movies outdoors. The Hub offers family movie night on their impressively large jumbotron on the events stage. Enjoy dinner of your choice, drinks, and some good old fashioned quality time with the family every Wednesday this summer!
YOLO Board Relay Series at The Bay
Hop on a YOLO Board and get out on the water during the 9th Annual YOLO Board Relay Series! Enjoy race giveaways, refreshments, and live music during this fun competition at The Bay restaurant on June 16 and July 21 at 4:30 pm.
Cocktails & Classics at The Pearl Rooftop
Hosted by The Pearl in Rosemary Beach, the Cocktails & Classics event on the Havana Beach Rooftop Lounge is the perfect night out for adults. Enjoy a classic movie plus food and drinks every Saturday at 7:00 pm for a night of mingling and relaxation!
Sandestin Luau at Baytowne Marina
Family fun with a Hawaiian twist — the Sandestin Luau is a fun event for the whole family! Enjoy Hawaiian cuisine, a bonfire, live music, a magic show, a bounce house, and more every Tuesday evening at the Baytowne Marina from 6:30 to 9:00 pm.
First Friday Artwalk at Shops of Ruskin
Live music, beautiful works of art, fashion and jewelry, and wine: What could be better? Experience it all every first Friday of the month from 4:00 to 7:00 pm at the Shops of Ruskin First Friday ArtWalk in Seaside!
20th Rags to Riches Regatta Bay at Grayton Beach
The 20th Annual Rags to Riches Regatta Bay returns for another year of exciting catamaran racing in Grayton Beach! Known as a beloved South Walton tradition, the catamaran race is a fun way for families and friends to celebrate Independence Day in true SoWal spirit.
Bike Parade & Carnival at WaterColor
Celebrate Independence Day with WaterColor on July 3 from 10:00 to 2:00 pm with a bike parade and a carnival in Marina Park! Bring your whole family and participate by decorating your bikes and enjoying activities in the park!
Easy on 30A Benefit Concert
Following the Bike Parade & Carnival at WaterColor, the Easy on 30A Benefit Concert takes place in Marina Park from 6:00 to 10:00 pm. Enjoy performances by the best local musicians and features food, drinks, and fundraising activities for local causes. So grab your coolers, picnic baskets, and blankets and celebrate Independence Day in WaterColor!
Grayton Beach 4th of July Parade
Round out your 4th of July Celebrations with a parade in the fun and funky town of Grayton Beach for the annual Independence Day Parade! Decorate your cars, boats, bikes, golf carts, and scooters and line up at the Red Bar at 8:00 am to join in the fun — no registration necessary. After the parade, enjoy popsicles, watermelon, and lemonade with your family and friends!
So whether your idea of fun includes a relaxing night of live music and drinks with your closest friends or exciting activities with the whole family, you’re sure to find it this summer on 30A!