HELP WALTON COUNTY PROTECT THE PUBLIC’S RIGHT TO USE OUR BEACHES The Walton County Board of County Commissioners is working to affirm recreational customary uses on Walton County Beaches. Show Your Support at the Public Hearing September 8, 2018, 9:00 a.m. South Walton High School 645 Greenway Trail, Santa Rosa Beach HELP WALTON COUNTY PROTECT […]

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June Tourism Numbers Set New Record in Walton County WALTON COUNTY, Fla. — Tourist Development Tax collection showed an impressive 17.75-percent increase in South Walton for June 2018, compared with the previous year. Walton County recorded approximately $5,421,242 in Tourist Development taxes in June, an increase of approximately $817,073 and the highest ever recorded number […]

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July Events in South Walton Spotlight Events: July 3- Seaside Stars and Stripes with the Symphony Orchestra- 7:30 PM Seaside Stars & Stripes celebration kicks off with a symphonic performance. Grab your lawn chairs and blankets and pick a spot on the amphitheater lawn for this free show. Website: http://www.seasidefl.com/highlights/events-calendar/ Address: 25 Central Square, Seaside, […]

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Seeking youth golfers aged 8 to 18 to play in Junior Golf Classic July 11 and 12  (Niceville, FL) May  17,  2018…The Northwest Florida Daily News will be hosting the 39th Annual Marvin DeBolt Junior Golf Classic with the proceeds benefiting the Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center. (ECCAC) Young golfers aged 8 to 18, are encouraged […]

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Gulf Coast Go Announces 30A Brew Tours Trolley Service Brings South Walton its First Ever Beer Tour Gulf Coast Go, a new transportation service in South Walton and Destin, kicks off operations with South Walton’s first ever 30A Brew Tour. The first tour available will be offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays and is $75 a head. It […]

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Federal Lawsuit Could Bar Public from Beaches and Recreation Areas A federal lawsuit, filed on behalf of a beachfront homeowner, attempts to block Walton County, Florida’s efforts to legally recognize customary use, or the public’s long standing right to use the beaches for recreational purposes. This lawsuit has national implications and, if successful, could deny […]

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The third annual Kite Film Fest will take place Saturday, November 10th at Club LA in Destin. Submissions are currently open for the short film event. “We are so excited to be back for the third year,” shares co-founder Nikki Hedrick of the event. “The community outpouring of support has been incredible. Last year we […]

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Grayton Beer Company and The 30A Company Celebrate New Cans with Summer Launch Party   Santa Rosa Beach, Fla. (June 14, 2018)– Grayton Beer Company and The 30A Company will host a party to celebrate the launch of 30A Beach Blonde Ale and 30A Rosé Gose in cans. The party will take place on Thursday, June 21, […]

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Ruth’s Chris Steak House Fundraiser for Tenured Server Jimma Grimm Date: June 19, 2018 Time: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM CDT Ruth’s Chris Steak House at Silver Shells Resort in Destin invites the community, loyal patrons and guests to a fundraiser for server, Jimma Grimm. Ruth’s Chris Steak House will host the event on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, from […]

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