Sport Motoring Brings High-End Car Shop to South Walton

When Stacey Sparks was 14 years old, a family member gave him an old car. It had no windows, no engine, no transmission. “It was walls, tires and a rusty body and that was about it,” Sparks recalled. He was so excited to have a car, he went down to the local mechanic and offered […] [shareaholic app="share_buttons" id="26000402"] Read More

Girls Play House. Women Build Them

A National program of Habitat for Humanity sponsored by Lowe’s, Women Build Week, held May 5-13, brings women together from all walks of life to place a spotlight on the homeownership challenges they face, and make a profound difference in Walton County. This year brings in more ways for women to come together in the spirit […] [shareaholic app="share_buttons" id="26000402"] Read More

Beach Wheelchairs and Accessibility: What You Should Know

In Okaloosa and Walton counties about 58,800 children over the age of 5 and 57,700 adults have some kind of disability. While it’s challenging for ANYONE to walk through sand, for many people with disabilities it’s impossible. Even if you can’t walk through sand, you can still get down to the water’s edge to enjoy the […] [shareaholic app="share_buttons" id="26000402"] Read More

30A Locals Last Stand: Final Chance to Party Before the Summer Rush

30A’s fifth annual Locals Last Stand party will be held Sunday, May 21, 2017. It’s one last chance to enjoy South Walton before the mad dash of the summer tourism season kicks off! This year, local favorites Duck Phat, Mose Wilson and the Delta Twang, and The Wide Open will perform during the FREE party at Watersound Origins. “After the […] [shareaholic app="share_buttons" id="26000402"] Read More

‘Paddle for Prevention’ Suicide Awareness Event Moves to Gulf Place

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Florida Panhandle Chapter announces the return of its event, Paddle for Prevention. The second annual event will be held on May 6 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Gulf Place Beach Access in Santa Rosa Beach. Paddle for prevention is an effort to expose the community to […] [shareaholic app="share_buttons" id="26000402"] Read More

Open-Air Summer Concerts Kick Off at Mattie Kelly

Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation presents nine wonderful ways to simultaneously celebrate friends and family, the great outdoors and … music under the summer sky. This year the Foundarion presents the 22nd annual installation of the nine-week Concerts in the Village series every Thursday from May 4 through June 29 at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts […] [shareaholic app="share_buttons" id="26000402"] Read More

Earth Day Fest at Topsail Hill Preserve – April 29

Join Topsail Hill Preserve State Park for their annual Earth Day Festival on April 29 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Celebrate the earth and Earth Day with the park and over a dozen different environmental organizations and agencies. There will be nature activities, games, animals, face painting and booths as well as food, music and […] [shareaholic app="share_buttons" id="26000402"] Read More

YOLO Board Celebrates 10th Year of Their Fun Summer Race Series

YOLO Board will host the 10th installment of the YOLO Board Relay Series, a three-part standup paddleboard (SUP) race series and family event on May 18, June 15 and July 20. Presented by YOLO Board Adventures, the celebrated community event series will return to The Bay restaurant with races held on the beautiful Choctawhatchee Bay. The […] [shareaholic app="share_buttons" id="26000402"] Read More

SUNDAY: Kids Fishing Tournament at Red Bar

The 12th annual Coastal Conservation Association of Florida South Walton Kids Fishing Tournament will be held Sunday, April 23, 2017, at Red Bar. The tournament will run from noon to 4 p.m. Entry fee of $15 includes a rod and reel combo, pompano rigs and shrimp, beach rod holder, t-shirt and membership to CCA. Register here! […] [shareaholic app="share_buttons" id="26000402"] Read More

Celebrate Our Forests This Earth Day with Event at Seaside

The Florida Forest Service is proud to continue with the second event of the ‘Meet the Forester’ educational series at Point Washington State Forest. The ‘Meet the Forester’ program will consist of a series of events throughout summer, aimed at educating the public about the many aspects of Florida’s State Forests. For the second ‘Meet […] [shareaholic app="share_buttons" id="26000402"] Read More

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