SandJam Music Festival 2019

SandJam Presented by Pepsi is April 26-28, 2019 at Panama City Beach’s M.B. Miller Pier. Kings of Leon, Third Eye Blind and Young The...

What are those mysterious pilings in Choctawhatchee Bay by the 331 bridge?

Locals and visitors often speculate about the origins of the hundreds (actually 2,040 to be exact) of old wood pilings strewn across Choctawhatchee Bay...

First, Do Less Harm. How 30A is Helping to Remove Plastic from the Oceans

Here’s the naked truth about clothing, microplastics, and the planet: everything we, as a planet, produce comes at a cost to the environment. The...

Help Four Alaqua Alumni Canines Win 2019 American Humane Hero Dog Awards

Alaqua Animal Refuge recently announced that four Alaqua alumni dogs have been nominated for the national American Humane Hero Dog Awards, which recognizes the...

10 Stunning Beach Races and Marathons to Conquer

Whether it’s on a bike, a paddleboard or your own two legs, the exhilaration of crossing a finish line is unlike any other. So if...

30A Q&A: Locals Answer Our Fab 5 Questions

CAROLINE STEPHENSON Mom/writer/student 1. What makes living at the beach so special? Beach living matches my disposition and personality perfectly. People don’t move here to be miserable...


Watersound Beach | Watersound
4 bd    4 ba    2 ½ ba    4280 sqft

Watersound Origins | Watersound
4 bd    3 ba    1 ½ ba    2615 sqft

Seabreeze | Seacrest
3 bd    2 ba    1 ½ ba    2649 sqft


30A Q&A: Local Tips from Those in the Know

Jamie Glennon Merchandise Manager, The 30A Company 1. Favorite thing about living at the beach?  Always having something to do! I love paddle boarding, sunsets, walks on the beach with my puppy, not to mention soaking up...

What to Do on a Rainy Day at the Beach

Sometimes the sun just won't come out, even when you're at the beach, but we don't let that stop us from enjoying what the area has to offer. We knew our more than a...

What Makes Our Beach Sand So White?

Whether you’re a relative newcomer or a seasoned local, there’s a good chance your romance with our emerald coast was "love at first beach." Between the dazzling white shores and the countless shades of turquoise...



Blushing is Optional: Where to Find Nude Beaches in the U.S.

Trying to work on your tan? Or maybe you just want to experience the world in a very natural way. If you’ve nodded your...

Sea Turtle Book for Kids Brings Awareness and Heart

With a wife and busy family of 3 children, Lane McDanal found time in between naps, husband and father duty, and his full-time career...

Five Biofluorescent Marine Stars that Shine Bright & Green

The inky ocean darkness is hiding a rather enchanting secret, something marine biologist and National Geographic explorer David Gruber discovered purely by accident when...

Top 7 Theories Behind the Mysterious Bermuda Triangle

Sailors and pilots can become uneasy at the idea of traveling through the Bermuda Triangle, and no one can blame them for their hesitancy. The...