Enjoy New Year’s Eve Along The Emerald Coast

Enjoy New Year's Eve Along The Emerald Coast

 

We know Christmas tends to be the main event on everyone’s mind this month, but don’t forget to make your New Year’s plans before it’s too late! There’s so much happening in and around the 30A area this year, and we want you to be part of the fun. Use the list below to plan an epic 30A New Year’s getaway, whether it’s just you and someone special, or the whole family! And don’t forget to book your 30A beach rental for  the New Year’s holiday before it’s too late. Check our availability today to see what 30A rentals we still have available.

 

Baytowne On Ice

When: December 31st, 2019

Time: 11am – 10pm

Cost: $11 for 90 Minutes

Enjoy an afternoon on the ice at The Village of Baytowne Wharf’s “Baytowne on Ice”. Create lasting memories and holiday traditions when the whole family participates in this classic winter activity.

 

Salute 2019 at Alys Beach

When: December 31st, 2019

Time: 5-7pm

Cost: $11 for 90 Minutes

Salute 2019 at NEAT Bottle Shop and Tasting Room before you ring in the New Year! This event will feature live music, and food and cocktails will be available for purchase.

 

Countdown Seaside

When: December 31st, 2019

Time: 5pm

Cost: FREE

Enjoy a family-friendly New Year’s Celebration at Seaside with fireworks, live music, face painting, and crafts! Music this year will be performed by The Brevet, Preachervan, & The Prescriptions. The music starts at 5pm and the fireworks show will take place at 9pm.

 

New Year’s Eve Dinner at Havana Beach Bar and Grill

When: December 31st, 2019

Time: 5-11pm

Cost: $125 per adult and $75 per child (12 and under)

Enjoy your last meal of 2019 at Havana Beach Bar and Grill with a special 3-course menu. There will also be live entertainment and champagne service. Reservations are required, so call 850.588.2882.

 

Baytowne Countdown

When: December 31st, 2019

Time: 6pm-1AM

Cost: FREE

This end-of-the-year celebration is not to be missed! Enjoy a family-friendly evening from 6-8pm with face painting, kids activities and live music, followed by a fireworks show at 8pm. Then dance the night away from 7pm till 1am, with another fireworks show at midnight!

 

SunQuest Cruises’ New Year’s Eve Cruise

When: December 31st, 2019

Time: 7pm-12:30am

Cost: $150 per person (must be 21 or older)

Ring in the New Year on the water with a cruise featuring a five course menu, champagne toast, live entertainment, dancing, drinks, party favors, and an amazing view of the fireworks at midnight!

 

Ring in 2020 with a 30A vacation! At Paradise Beach Rentals, we want you to have the best 30A beach vacation possible! So, book your beach rental today! Browse our available homes and find the perfect place for you and your family this holiday season. Need help booking? Call us today at 877.782.9302 (877.STAY.30A) and we will help you find the perfect 30A rental.

Why You Should Book Your 2020 Vacation Before The New Year

Why You Should Book Your 2020 Vacation Before The New Year

 

Maybe you’re waiting to get through the holiday season before you book your 2020 30A vacation…but we don’t think you should wait! This is the best time to book your 2020 beach vacation along Scenic Highway 30A in Florida. The chances of your vacation dates being available at the rental property you love are much higher, and it will be easier to plan for vacation days from work before you get into the swing of the New Year.

 

PLUS, we want to “sweeten the pot” by giving you EXTRA cash for booking your vacation NOW. What do we mean? It’s really simple. For anyone that books a 2020 vacation in a Paradise Beach Vacation Rental BEFORE midnight on December 31st, your name will go into a drawing to receive up to $500 cash.

 

We will draw 3 names from the hat the week of January 6th. The first name will receive $500 cash when they check in for their vacation. The second name will get $250 cash upon check in. And the third winner will get $100 cash upon check in.

 

The best part…you can spend the money on anything you choose!  You can visit one of the great restaurants along 30A. Or enjoy some of the cool water sport activities along the coast. You can even buy T-shirts and souvenirs for all your friends and family that did not come on vacation with you. Just have fun knowing you have some extra money in your pocket!

 

So, what should you do next? Visit our website to find your favorite vacation home. You can either book directly on the site or call 877.STAY.30A (877-782-9302) or hit reply to this message.

 

YOU MUST BOOK before December 31st at midnight to be eligible. Do not delay! This is our busiest booking time of the year and prime dates and properties may already be taken. Let us know if you have any questions or require assistance in booking your trip. We look forward to meeting you when you check in and handing you your money.

 

PS: Do you want to DOUBLE your chances to win? Book your 2020 vacation BEFORE December 15th at midnight and you will be entered in the drawing twice. You will not only have your vacation planned for next year, but you will increase your odds to win $500!

Spend Your Christmas Holiday At 30A And Enjoy These Fun Family Events

Spend Your Christmas Holiday At 30A And Enjoy These Fun Family Events

 

Christmas is just around the corner, and we’re getting excited about celebrating with these great events happening in and around 30A. Are you and your family planning to spend Christmas along 30A? If you’re making your way to the Emerald Coast for a holiday week full of sun and sand, we hope you can use this list to round out your holiday fun! And if don’t have Christmas plans just yet…check our availability to see what we still have available in December.

 

Baytowne On Ice

When: Saturday, October 26th – Saturday, February 1st

Time: Varies Daily

Cost: $11 for 90 Minutes

Enjoy an afternoon on the ice at The Village of Baytowne Wharf’s “Baytowne on Ice”. Create lasting memories and holiday traditions when the whole family participates in this classic winter activity.

 

Festival of Trees at Grand Boulevard

When: November 26th through Christmas Day

Time: 4-6pm

Cost: FREE

Walk amongst twelve uniquely decorated trees decorated by twelve local non-profits. This event debuts the Tuesday before Thanksgiving and will remain in Grand Park through Christmas so the public can enjoy the trees and learn more about the missions of these incredible organizations.

 

Photos With Santa At Grand Boulevard

When: Every Saturday, November 30th – Saturday, December 21st

Time: 2-4pm

Cost: FREE

Visit Santa in Grand Park every Saturday from November 30th through December 21st. Santa will be located at the Festival of Trees display to take pictures with your children! Abrakadoodle Art Education and Parties will also offer free, kid-friendly, holiday arts and crafts while you wait.

 

12 Nights of Lights

When: Wednesday, December 4th – Saturday, December 21st

Time: 6pm, 7pm, and 8pm

Cost: FREE

Love a great light show? Visit The Village of Baytowne Wharf every Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday leading up to Christmas for a spectacular event with three shows every night! Each week, there will also be a special holiday edition of the Wednesday Night Concert Series…so don’t miss out!

 

Winter Wonderland at The Village of Baytowne Wharf

When: Saturday, December 21st

Time: 9am-1pm

Cost: FREE

Enjoy a WHITE CHRISTMAS at the beach when you bring the family to the Winter Wonderland event at The Village of Baytowne Wharf the weekend before Christmas! You can slide down ice slides, make snow angels, and experience some snowy magic without the icy temps…

 

Seaside Christmas Eve Service

When: Christmas Eve

Time: 5pm and 7pm

Cost: FREE

Celebrate the beauty of Christmas at the Seaside Christmas Eve service with candle lighting and a special children’s message. The service will be held in the charming Seaside Chapel.

 

Ready to spend Christmas by the coast? At Paradise Beach Rentals, we want you to have the best 30A beach vacation possible. So book your beach rental today! Browse our available homes today. Need help booking? Call us today at 877.782.9302 (877.STAY.30A) and we will help you find the perfect rental for you and your family this holiday season.

Book A Rental With A Private Pool For Your 2020 Vacation

We know you come to the beach for, well, the beach. And 30A has some of the best beaches in the world! However, we know that it can still be nice to have a pool nearby. But what’s even better than a community pool? Yep, a private pool! And each of these fantastic rentals has just that.

 

Bon Temps

Enjoy this heated pool year-round! This Rosemary Beach home is close to the beach and the Rosemary Beach ‘Coquina Pool’…but we know it’s nice to have a bit of water all to yourself. Bon Temps sleeps 16, and the detached carriage house, Beau Soleil, can be booked along with the main house and sleeps an additional 4.

Pool Heating Charge is additional and upon request at $150/week or $30 per day for less than 7 night stays.

 

Grayt Fun

This dog-friendly beach rental has a backyard both you and your pet will love! The private pool is consistently a renter favorite, and at night, it lights up! Grayt Fun sleeps 12 and is located in the quirky and charming neighborhood of Grayton Beach. And did we mention it’s just 100 steps from the beach? So, feel free to switch between the pool and the beach all day long!

 

Easy Peasy

The private courtyard pool at Easy Peasy feels incredibly luxurious. The courtyard also includes a spacious lounging area and outdoor kitchen, so your kids can enjoy the water while you whip up lunch or dinner! This pool can also be heated for an added bonus during a fall, winter, or early spring vacation.

Pool Heating Charge is additional and upon request.

 

Leo’s Hideaway

Our first Panama City Beach rental is located in Laguna Beach has all the charm of an Old Florida beach cottage! It also features a private pool with a fenced in backyard and views of Lake Pierna. This cottage is very private and tucked away at the end of a palm-tree lined driveway. And if you’re wanting more waves, hop right on over to the beach…it’s just a tenth of a mile away!

 

Peace By The Sea

Conveniently located in Seacrest, just minutes away from other popular beach communities like Seaside, Alys Beach, Rosemary Beach, and WaterColor, Peace By The Sea features an outdoor area that includes a private heated pool, a covered patio, a pool deck, and an outdoor shower. And the underwater pool lights change colors, making night swims twice as fun!

Pool Heating Charge is additional and upon request at $150/week or $25 per day for less than 7 night stays.

 

Lifeguard Loop

Even though this dog-friendly rental has access to the 12,000 square foot Seacrest Beach community pool, we know it’s still nice to have your own private pool right out your back door! A favorite rental for spring breaks and girls’ weekends, Lifeguard Loop also features a private pool that can be heated year-round.

Pool Heating Charge is additional and upon request at $150/week or $25 per day for less than 7 night stays.

 

Sea La Vie

This Rosemary Beach home is sure to make you feel like royalty. And, Sea La Vie is a pet-friendly beach rental, which means you don’t have to leave your dogs at home! As far as humans go, the house sleeps 11, and the detached carriage house, SummerSalt, can be rented along with the main house and sleeps 4.

Pool Heating Charge is additional and upon request at $150/week or $30 per day for less than 7 night stays.

 

Book one of these 30A rentals for your 2020 vacation today. Or browse our website for available homes today and find the perfect place for you and your family. Need help booking? Call us today at 877.782.9302 (877-STAY-30A).

Visit In January For The 30A Songwriter’s Festival

30A Songwriters Festival
via Yahoo

 

The 11th annual 30A Songwriter’s Festival is set to take place this coming January 17th, 18th, 19th, and 20th where exceptional songwriters and singers will be celebrated in a distinct 30A style. Whether you live along Scenic Highway 30A, or just like to escape to the area as often as possible, you won’t want to miss this incredible event. This event draws people from all over the world with stellar music performances by top industry performers, up and coming songwriters, and local artists.

Come out to hear more than 125 artists and over 200 performances in various venues across Scenic Highway 30A. With over 25 venues throughout South Walton, you’ll get to enjoy concerts on large outdoor stages and in small intimate cafés. Among the charming beach communities joining the festivities are WaterColor, Grayton Beach, WaterSound, Rosemary Beach, Alys Beach, Gulf Place, Seacrest Beach and Seaside Beach.

The 30A Songwriter’s festival is popular throughout the music community as it highlights remarkable songwriting from an assortment of musical styles ranging from rock and blues to folk and country. So, you are sure to find something to everyone’s liking!

This event is co-produced by the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County and Russell Carter Artist Management, and all proceeds will benefit the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County.

Get your tickets now and prepare for a weekend of soulful melodies, enchanting vocals and captivating lyrics!

 

Whether you’ve joined us before or not, we look forward to seeing you this January for the 30A Songwriter’s Festival!

Looking for accommodation? Book your 30A rental today with Paradise Beach Rentals for the selected dates before they are full!  Need help booking? Call us today at 877.782.9302 (877-STAY-30A).

Spend Thanksgiving Along 30A This Year

Thanksgiving at 30A

“Thanksgiving” and “at the beach” might be words you never thought you would use in a sentence. But we think it’s about time you do! Not sure if there is anything to do at the beach on Thanksgiving? Think again! We have a whole list of activities and dining options to give you one of the most memorable (and hopefully drama-free) Thanksgivings you and your family have ever had!

 

Start The Morning With A Run

Already feeling guilty about that extra piece of pie you know you’re going to eat later? Earn those extra calories by running in the 30A Thanksgiving Day 10K (or 5K…or 1 mile…if a 10K isn’t quite your thing)!

This race takes place every Thanksgiving, and has become a tradition for countless families that either call 30A home, or choose to spend Thanksgiving here every year. Whichever race you choose to run, you will start and finish in beautiful Rosemary Beach.

All proceeds from this event benefit a group of local charities. Register early! Last year, the race sold out.

 

Eating Out

When you think about Thanksgiving, you most likely think about food! But maybe you don’t get very excited about cooking that food. We completely understand! That’s why we’ve compiled a list of different restaurants and experiences along the Emerald Coast to make sure you get the Thanksgiving feast you want (and deserve!) while keeping you out of the kitchen.

 

The Pearl Thanksgiving Buffet

Located in the ballroom of The Pearl in Rosemary Beach, you can enjoy live music and a renowned Thanksgiving Buffet! This year, they are offering three seatings at 11 AM, 1 PM, and 3 PM. Reservations are required, so please call 850.588.2882. Prices are $79 per adult and $39 per child (13 and under).

 

The Pearl Thanksgiving Plated Dinner

The Pearl also offers a plated dinner from 11 AM – 7 PM at the Havana Beach Bar & Grill. Their regular menu will not be available, but you can still find their interpretation of Thanksgiving classics on the special 3-course Thanksgiving menu. Reservations are required, so please call 850.588.2882. Prices are $79 per adult and $39 per child (13 and under).

 

Stinky’s Fish Camp

If you’re looking for a fuss free holiday dinner, make reservations at Stinky’s! They will be serving your holiday favorites as well as selections from their regular menu. Call 850.267.3053 for reservations. 

 

Old Florida Fish House

Old Florida Fish House will be serving up Thanksgiving on the Lake again this year. You can choose from the special buffet or from their sushi menu. Select regular menu items will also be available. Prices are $39 per adult and $15 per child. Make your reservations by calling 850.534.3045.

 

Vue on 30A

Vue on 30a will be serving up traditional holiday dishes with a coastal flair at their Annual Thanksgiving Brunch. Enjoy a delicious meal in a spectacular setting! Make your reservations today by calling 850.267.2305. Price per adult is $49.95, and price for kids (aged 6-12) is $15.95. Children 5 and under are complimentary.

 

Cafe Thirty-A

Make your reservations for Cafe Thirty-A’s Thanksgiving feast early…it always sells out! Book now and enjoy a four-course Thanksgiving dinner with all the extras! Adults eat for $60 and children eat for $20. Make reservations online, or call 850.231.2166.

OR, get a take-out feast for 6. Order early! Pick-up will be Thanksgiving Day.

 

Solaris Yacht

Set sail this Thanksgiving on the Solaris Yacht and enjoy a spectacular feast on the water. This year, enjoy either lunch or dinner during your two and a half hour cruise. This event sells out every year, so make your reservations as soon as possible! Prices for adults (11 & up) are $68, children (3-10) are $38, and infants (2 & under) are $23 (no meal served).

 

Cuvee 30A

Tim Creehan’s Annual Thanksgiving Day Buffet happens every year exclusively at Cuvee 30A at 30Avenue. Early reservations are highly recommended, and can be made online. Buffet prices are $49 for adults, and $21 for children under 9.

OR, order a turkey to-go! Each year, they offer turkey-only options, full dinner options, or full-dinner with dessert.

 

Restaurant Paradis

Thanksgiving in Rosemary Beach with dinner at Restaurant Paradis! They will be serving a traditional turkey dinner, alongside their regular menu if you are looking for something different. To make your reservations, please call 850.534.0400.

 

The Bay Restaurant

Chef Jim Shirley always puts together an amazing Thanksgiving menu at The Bay. Enjoy the celebratory buffet while also enjoying spectacular views of Choctawhatchee Bay. make reservations by calling 850.622.2291.

 

Great Southern Cafè

Another restaurant by Chef Jim Shirley, Great Southern Cafè offers a Thanksgiving Day Lunch Buffet that always fills up fast! Reservations can be made by calling 850.231.7327 from November 1 at 8 a.m. and are on a first-call first-reserved basis. Be fast, because reservations typically fill up within hours!

 

Eating In

Maybe getting dressed up and eating out isn’t your idea of a fun Thanksgiving?

Thankfully, Cafe Thirty-A, Cuvee 30A, Grayton Beer Brewpub, Roux 30A, Cowgirl Kitchen, The Perfect Pig, and The Hub 30A all offer delicious Thanksgiving Dinner to-go options that give you the ability to enjoy time with family at home while not having to cook…which we call a win-win! Or, go for a classic like Honey Baked Ham. They several different locations in the South Walton area to choose from!

But if you do like to cook, don’t fret about not being able to find the perfect turkey! For The Health Of It offers a limited supply of free range and organic turkeys each year. They have been sourcing their turkeys from Mary’s Farm in Pennsylvania for the past 24 years.

And for fresh, seasonal veggies, check out the different farmers’ markets along 30A the week before Thanksgiving! You’re sure to find some unique finds that will make your Thanksgiving spread even more special.

 

At Paradise Beach Rentals, we always want to give you the best beach vacation possible. That’s why we try to ensure that each of our rentals comes with everything you could possibly need. So, if you plan to spend the holiday in one of our beach rentals, you are sure to have everything you need to whip up an amazing Thanksgiving dinner!

Ready to spend Turkey Day by the coast? Book your beach rental today! We typically fill up during the holidays. Browse our available homes today and find the perfect place for you and your family. Need help booking? Call us today at 877.782.9302 (877.STAY.30A) and we will help you find the perfect rental for you and your family this Thanksgiving.

Don’t Miss Taco Tuesday Just Because You’re On A 30A Vacation

There’s no reason to miss Taco Tuesday just because you’re on vacation. Especially when fish tacos are a delicious possibility! Browse these incredible restaurants below and find the perfect spot to eat on your next trip to 30A.

 

Tacos on 30A

Red Fish Taco

With a selection of soft tacos, crispy street tacos, and grilled corn tortilla tacos, everyone is bound to find something they love! Try the Grilled Red Fish or Blackened Shrimp Fish Tacos for a coastal taste, or the Chili Steak or Smoked Brisket Tacos for something fun and different.

2052 W County Hwy 30A

Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

 

Bud and Alley’s Taco Bar

Bud and Alley’s never disappoints, and the Taco Bar is no exception! Just steps from the sand, you can eat at the Taco Bar OR get your order to-go and enjoy your tacos on the beach. We recommend the Baja Style Fish Tacos or the Carnitas Tacos! They also have burritos and a wide selection of house made sides.

2236 East County Road 30-A

Seaside, Florida 32459

 

Chiringo

Originally inspired by a trip to Spain, the decor, vibe, and menu of Chiringo draws from beaches around the world. While the tacos are out of this world, you’re sure to love the atmosphere of Chiringo just as much!

63 Hotz Ave

Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

 

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North Beach Tortilla Co.

Take a trip to the Bay! Located at the foot of the 331 Bridge, this restaurant is a newcomer to South Walton. With plenty of room for the kids to run and play, you can enjoy a drink from their extensive tequila selection. And their tacos are made-from-scratch in a delightful gulf- and farm-to-table fashion!

24200 US-331

Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

 

Macho Taco

If everyone in your group isn’t craving tacos, make your way to The Hub where there are plenty of  different food options. But for you taco lovers, look no further than Macho Taco! Enjoy delicious combos like Pork Chimichurri, Grilled Chicken Mole, or Grilled Portabellos for a vegetarian option.

Unit 4, 24 Hub Lane

Watersound Beach, Florida 32461

 

La Playa

Located in Gulf Place directly across from the Gulf of Mexico, La Playa is the place to go for Caribbean-influenced favorites. Get exactly what you’re craving with their Build Your Own menu. Choose from Bowls, Tacos, Burritos, or Nachos and plenty of protein and topping options!

37 Town Center Loop C8

Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

 

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La Cocina

La Cocina offers Latin-inspired cuisine made-from-scratch from the freshest possible ingredients. And in the heart of Seacrest Beach, it’s in the perfect location. Enjoy a wide variety of tacos and other classic Mexican cuisine. But don’t forget the cocktail!

10343 E County Hwy 30A

Seacrest, FL 32461

 

What’s your favorite place to grab a taco along 30A? Let us know in the comments!

And if you don’t have a trip to the beach on your calendar, book your next beach rental today. Browse our available homes today and find the perfect place for you and your family. Need help booking? Call us today at 877.782.9302 (877.STAY.30A).

Get Your Miles In At One Of These Races Along 30A

Turn your next beach weekend into a race weekend! If you’ve never run along the stunning 30A coast, you are in for a treat. So get your running friends together, book your beach rental, and start training! And with races ranging from 1 mile to a half marathon, you are sure to find something for your skill level…

Seaside® School Race Weekend
via Seaside® School Race Weekend

Seaside School Half Marathon and 5K

Sunday, March 1, 2020

This will be the 18th Annual Seaside School Race Weekend! They offer both a half marathon and 5K race. The course is mostly flat and out-and-back. You’ll run through the charming beach towns along 30A, past coastal dune lakes, and, of course, the gorgeous Emerald Coast!

In 2020, the event will also feature a Taste of the Race event on Friday, February 28th. Join Chef Emeril Lagasse and enjoy cuisine from some of the Gulf Coast’s top chefs! After all, what better preparation is there for race day?

And if you need an excuse to make this a girls’ weekend, we’ll give you one… this event is sponsored by Vera Bradley! So, you’re sure to walk away with some great swag.

All proceeds from this event benefit the Seaside School.

Cost

Half Marathon – $125

5K Run – $95

 

30A Half Marathon and 5K
via 30A Half Marathon and 5K

30A Half Marathon and 5K

Sunday, October 13, 2019

The 4th Annual 30A Half Marathon and 5K will feature an out and back course that starts and ends at beautiful Gulf Place on Highway 30A. You’ll get all the beauty of the coast during this race!

This event also includes a full weekend of activities! Join your fellow racers on Friday, October 11th for the 30A BBQ Festival at the Gulf Place Amphitheater and enjoy all you can eat BBQ. Saturday will feature a Race Expo during packet pickup, followed by Race Day on Sunday.

All proceeds from this event benefit The Sonder Project.

Cost

Half Marathon – $85

5K Run – $55

 

30A 10K
via 30A 10K

30A Thanksgiving Day Races (10K, 5K, and 1 Mile)

Thursday, November 28, 2019

Spending Thanksgiving at the Beach? According to Southern Living Magazine, this race is one of the Top 5 Races in the South on Thanksgiving! This race starts and finishes in Rosemary Beach.

The fun starts the day before at packet pickup! You will need to pick up your race shirt and bib on Wednesday, November 27th at The Hub. While you’re there, enjoy the fun and festive atmosphere of the Fall Festival!

All proceeds from this event benefit a group of local charities.

Cost

10K – $75

5K Run/Walk – $65

1 Mile Fun Run – $35

 

Don’t let these races rush on by! Book your beach rental today and enjoy several days in the sun as well. Browse our available homes today and find the perfect place for you and your crew. Need help booking? Call us today at 877.782.9302 (877.STAY.30A).

Where To Find The Best Farmers’ Markets On Your Next 30A Vacation

Does a great farmer’s market just lift your spirit and make your day? Then you better not miss these incredible markets the next time you’re visiting 30A! Even if you don’t regularly visit the farmer’s market or you don’t have one in your town, these outdoor markets will be an experience for all the senses and a true highlight of your 30A vacation. Plus, you’ll be able to support local businesses selling fresh produce, organic products, and other interesting finds such as heirloom seeds and organic pet food.

Seaside Farmers’ Market

Seaside Farmers' Markets
Photo credit: Seaside Farmers’ Market via Facebook.

The Seaside Farmer’s Market is well established and has been running for over 10 years! You can visit this market every Saturday and Tuesday from 9am to 1pm at the Seaside Amphitheater. At the Seaside Market, you’ll find fresh and locally grown produce, organic chicken and duck eggs, baked goods, heirloom and organic seeds, dairy products, local honey, and so much more! And if you’ve booked a pet-friendly rental, your dog is also welcome to join you on your trip to the farmer’s market!

Grand Boulevard Farmers’ Market

Grand Boulevard Farmers' Market
Photo credit: Grand Boulevard Farmers’ Market via Facebook.

If you booked a rental a little closer to Sandestin, you might want to visit the 30A Farmer’s Market at Grand Boulevard. Located on Grand Park between Cantina Laredo and Tommy Bahama’s, the Grand Boulevard Farmer’s Market is open Saturday’s year round from 9am to 1pm. This farmer’s market offers a wide range of fresh produce, dairy products such as butter, cream, milk, and ice cream, eggs, grass-fed beef, free-range chicken, pork products, fresh local seafood, and plenty of dips, jams, and sauces to make your vacation snack-time extra delicious. You can also find organic baked goods, including some gluten-free items. There are also body products such as soaps and lotions available at this farmer’s market. Skip the grocery store and fill your beach cooler with your delightful finds from the Grand Boulevard Farmer’s Market!

Rosemary Beach Farmers’ Market

Rosemary Beach Farmers' Market

Looking for a Sunday market? Stop by the Rosemary Beach Farmer’s Market every Sunday from 9am to 1pm in Barrett Square. You’ll find a wide selection of fresh from the farm produce, dairy, honey, eggs, grass-fed beef, beef jerky, pork products and sausages. You can also find fresh local seafood, crabcakes, tuna and shrimp dips. Pick up some snacks to take to the beach such as homemade pita, hummus, veggie dips, hot sauces, salsas, guacamole and homemade tortilla chips. Grab a fresh-pressed juice to sip on and enjoy your stroll around this relaxing market!

Have you ever been to any of these markets? If so, tell us about your experience in the comments.

You can enjoy these markets all year round and you can also enjoy a 30A beach rental all year round! Book your 30A rental today with Paradise Beach Rentals and enjoy the beach (and fresh produce) any month of the year.

Your Kids Could Enjoy One Of These Great Bunk Rooms On Your Next 30A Vacation

Are you planning a beach vacation with several families and LOTS of kids? Then you need a rental with a great bunk room that can comfortably sleep all those beach-loving kiddos, and hopefully give them a little space of their own as well. We’ve curated this list of rentals with incredible bunk rooms you and your kids are sure to love!

Bon Temps

Bon Temps - Rosemary Beach

If you have a big family, this Rosemary Beach rental home is perfect for you! The home sleeps 16 and the detached carriage, which can be rented separately, sleeps an additional 4. The main house features this spacious 1st floor bunk room that opens right out to the private pool, making early morning or late night swims even more exciting for the kids!

Front Porch

Front Porch - Seacrest Beach

This Seacrest Beach home features an entire 2nd floor devoted to your kiddos. The bunk room can sleep up to 8 with two sets of twin over full bunk beds and a sleeper sofa. Let your kids have their own getaway in a suite that’s all their own.

The Sugar Palm House

The Sugar Palm House - Seagrove Beach

Designed by the sought-after firm of Kate Marker Interiors, this Seagrove Beach home offers the best combination of beauty and comfort in the heart of Seagrove Beach. And if you have kids tagging along, they will love this 4 bed bunk room. The house sleeps a total of 12.

The Hidden Gem

The Hidden Gem - Seacrest

This home is fantastic because it sleeps a total of 18 and features an amazing bunk room with 8 twin custom bunk beds and a 70″ flat screen TV. If you’re wanting to plan a big family reunion at the beach, we found your rental!

Easy Peasy

Easy Peasy - Rosemary Beach

Another Rosemary Beach home perfect for bigger families, Easy Peasy sleeps 12 and has a carriage house that can be rented separately and sleeps an additional 4. The main house features this 2nd floor bunk room with 4 twin size bunks.

Blissful Breeze

Blissful Breeze - Seacrest Beach Blissful Breeze - Seacrest Beach

Families love Seacrest Beach for its relaxing atmosphere, short walk to the beach and an incredible 12,000 sq. ft. community pool! Let your kids sleep off all the sun in this 2nd floor bedroom with bunks, two twin beds and a daybed with a trundle. The room sleeps 6, comfortably, and the house sleeps 14 total.

Fetch The Waves

Fetch The Waves - Seacrest

We love this 30A pet-friendly property that would be perfect for two families. The bunk room sleeps 5 with a twin over full bunk, as well as a twin daybed and twin trundle. Plus, there will be no shortage of entertainment with the 50” Smart HDTV.

Beach Clarefication

Beach Clarefication - Seagrove Beach

The newest property added to our inventory, Beach Clarefication is gulf front and boasts stunning gulf views, a pool onsite and a short walk to the beach. The bunk room comfortably sleeps 4 and the full condo sleeps 10.

Lifeguard Loop

Lifeguard Loop - Seacrest Beach

A 30A pet-friendly home, with a private pool and all the wonderful amenities of Seacrest Beach, Lifeguard Loop is a renter favorite and offers everything a family needs to enjoy the ultimate beach getaway. The house sleeps 10, and this 2nd floor bunk room sleeps 4.

Sea La Vie

This bunk room features full over full bunk beds and a twin bed with an additional twin trundle. All together, the room sleeps 6 and the house sleeps a total of 12. This home also features an additional (detached) carriage house that can be rented separately and sleeps another 4. And did we mention this Rosemary Beach home is pet-friendly? A rare find, indeed!

Periwinkle Bliss

Periwinkle Bliss - Blue Mountain Beach

Located in Blue Mountain Beach, this 30A pet-friendly home is tucked away in a newer neighborhood located off scenic 30A. Your kids can sleep all the excitement of the beach away in this room featuring a twin over full size bunk and twin trundle bed. The house sleeps 10 total, and the bunk room sleeps 4.

Seagrove Orange

Seagrove Orange - Seagrove Beach

This 2nd floor condo is another renter favorite, with a beautiful community pool and a short walk to private beach access. The bunk room features four twin size bunk beds and a 32″ Flat Screen SMART TV. The bunk room sleeps 4 and the condo sleeps a total of 8.

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