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    Gone To The Dogs: Pet-Friendly Fun On The Emerald Coast

    By Isabelle Wilcox | January 29, 2024

    Whether you’re just stopping by or you call the Gulf Coast your home, we know how important it is to be able to bring man’s best friend along for the ride. Fortunately, there are ample opportunities for dogs of all shapes and sizes to relax and have their own fun. As they say in good... Read More

    Green And Bear It: Vegan & Vegetarian Dining From Destin to PCB

    By Beth Hendricks | January 4, 2024

    Positioned along the picturesque Gulf Coast of Florida lies more than just breathtaking beaches and crystalline waters. This region boasts a dynamic and varied culinary landscape, offering an extensive range of vegan and vegetarian alternatives. Whether you’re a committed plant-eater or merely keen on experimenting with new flavors, numerous eateries will accommodate your dietary needs.... Read More

    Seas & Greetings: The Best Holiday Beach Fun from Destin to Panama City Beach

    By Beth Hendricks | December 7, 2023

    There’s always something happening at the beach! Whether you live here full-time or visit as often as possible, these festive Emerald Coast activities are just as much fun as enjoying the sand and surf. From visits with Santa to beach ball drops on New Year’s Eve, here are a few of our favorites for making... Read More

    Playing With Fire : A Guide To Beach Bonfires In Destin And 30A

    By Beth Hendricks | December 5, 2023

    Earth. Water. Air. Fire. It’s elemental, really. Everything in nature can be traced back to one of these, working in perfect harmony: The wind carrying clouds higher to produce rain, falling to the earth to create new life, kindling fires that produce light and heat. We accept these elements as part of our everyday lives,... Read More

    Business Beacon: Inside 30A Beachy Buggy

    By Beth Hendricks | November 2, 2023

    Editor’s note: This month’s Business Beacon is a spotlight on 30A Beachy Buggy, a fun and stylish alternative to golf carts for scooting around our beach communities. Owner Joy Harrison talks to us about Moke rentals, self-guided food tours and scavenger hunts to add a new experience to your next vacation. Check them out on... Read More

    Thanksgiving Dining 2023 From Destin To Panama City Beach

    By Beth Hendricks | October 20, 2023

    You know what goes great with Thanksgiving? The beach. Whether you’re planning a holiday getaway for two or gathering the entire family on the Emerald Coast this November, we’ve found some meal options to eliminate your time in the kitchen so you can spend more quality time together. As always, with this information, we recommend... Read More

    A 30A Night Under the Harvest Moon

    By Isabelle Wilcox | September 12, 2023

    The seventh annual Harvest Moon Festival is right around the corner on September 30 and is set to take place at Bud and Alley’s with additional events all day long. Traditionally, the festival aligns with the Harvest Moon, which historically has been regarded as the full moon that marks the beginning of autumn. During this... Read More

    Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation Donates $3.4 Million to 16 Local Children’s Charities

    By Isabelle Wilcox | September 12, 2023

    Premier fundraising organization, Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation (DCWAF), is pleased to announce it has donated $3.4 million to 16 children’s charities in northwest Florida following another successful year of fundraising. Funding was awarded in a private check presentation ceremony at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort and Spa on August 31. To date, DCWAF... Read More

    Business Beacon: Inside Swell Bike Co.

    By Beth Hendricks | June 23, 2023

    Editor’s note: This month’s Business Beacon is a spotlight on Swell Bike Co., a supplier of rental bikes that require no chains, have no flats and are low-maintenance. Brand ambassador Lori Grey talks to us about low-maintenance wheels that allow you to see the Emerald Coast is a whole new way. Find them on Facebook... Read More

    Lifeguard On Duty

    By Beth Hendricks | June 23, 2023

    One drowning is too many, yet it is a sad reality for those of us who live and vacation along the coast. Walton County Beach Safety Director David Vaughan knows this all too well. “The simplest phrase I use with people is, ‘Respect the gulf,’” said Walton County Beach Safety Director David Vaughn. “If I... Read More

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