Seagrove Beach Blog - Beach

What to Eat at the Beach

Posted on Thursday, April 12, 2018

When you’re visiting the Gulf Coast, you want to make the most of your beach time. Some wait months to visit this slice of paradise and you have so much gear to bring down, you don’t want to have to leave unnecessarily. That’s why we have some tips for you when it comes to lunchtime on the beach. If you prepare ahead of time, you can pack your day full of sand and sunshine. Pack a picnic - A picnic doesn’t have to be overwhelming. Throw some sandwiches and fruit in a cooler and spread it all out when you get to the beach! You can make sandwiches at home or get them premade at the grocery store. Chicken salad is also great read more

5 Clever Beach Tips You Need To Know

Posted on Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Many of us look forward to summer vacations to spend on the beach. Some of our earliest memories are of the family beach vacation. Times have changed and there are always new ways to make your life easier with clever tips. Here are some of our favorite beach tips to use on your next 30A vacation .  Traveling with kids? Moms are always surprising us with great ways to simplify everything. One of the greatest things we’ve seen is taking an inflatable baby pool to the beach. These little things can improve your day in so many ways! Besides being small and light to transport, they also help with clean up at the end of the day. Fill up a read more

Our Beach Rules

Posted on Tuesday, July 25, 2017

The beaches of Northwest Florida do rule. People come from all over all year to vacation in one of the world’s most beautiful locations. But there are things that set us apart from other beaches. Aside from natural beauty, there are many things we can do ourselves that contribute to keeping this area beautiful. A new rule this year regarding tents on the beach have us wondering what exactly is allowed at the beach? The last thing you want to do on your vacation is spend money on fines. Now is a good time to go over some reminders of Walton County beach RULES. As of April 1st of this year, tents over 6x6 ft. are no longer allowed on the beach. read more

Public Beach Access on 30A

Posted on Wednesday, July 12, 2017

You’ve finally made it to the summer vacation destination of your dreams. Welcome to the beautiful white sand beaches of 30A! Whether you’re in walking distance or a short drive away, here’s a few helpful tips to make getting to the beach easy.  Public beach accesses are conveniently placed throughout 30A. Our first beach town is Dune Allen. The public beach access is located on Scenic 30A about 2 miles west of the Scenic 393 intersection at Gulf Place. Dune Allen access is ADA accessible, and has parking, restrooms, and lifeguards during peak season. Heading East down 30A we come to Ed Walline Park at Gulf Place. This public beach access read more

Get Outside on the Beaches of South Walton

Posted on Monday, March 13, 2017

You’ve just checked into your gulf front beach home in Seagrove Beach, Florida. Garrett Realty Services, Inc. helped you pick out the perfect spot for you and your family. You walk onto a back deck with unclouded views of the powder white sand and emerald green ocean. You can’t wait to get outside and discover the beaches of South Walton!  Walk down a short flight of stairs to feel your feet sink in the sand. A day at the beach to just relax is exactly what you need. Soak in the sun, take a walk along the shore and catch the sunset. Now that’s what the beaches of South Walton are all about!  Hop on your bikes rented from Big Daddy’s Rentals read more

Cool Content for your 30A Beach Bag

Posted on Friday, July 29, 2016

Summer is in full effect! The powder white sand of 30A beaches are covered with guests trying to soak up the sun. The emerald green waters are full of life with boogie boards, paddle boards and floats full of giggling girls along for the ride. Seasoned beach goers are always prepared for fun in the sun. What’s in your 30A beach bag this summer?   Sunscreen:   Sunscreen is most important for a day at the beach! Your skin needs protection from the suns UV rays.  To stay on the sand as long as possible sunscreen is a must. There’s nothing more disappointing than cutting down on your beach time because of a sun burn not to mention read more

Falling in Love with the Beaches of South Walton

Posted on Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Step into the warm powder-white sand and let the love affair begin. The beaches of South Walton will steal your heart this Valentine’s Day. There is no better place to fall in love! The natural beauty that surrounds South Walton is breathtaking. Every sunrise and sunset is unique, yet equally awe-inspiring over the Gulf of Mexico. Each year couples are captivated by the charm of 30A’s cherished little beach towns. Favorite 30A venues will offer Valentine’s specials throughout the weekend. The Gulf Coast Sinfonia will perform an intimate outdoor concert on Valentine’s Day at 7:30pm. The town of Seaside will make moments happen with movies and music read more

Spring to the Beaches of South Walton ~ Visit South Walton

Posted on Thursday, March 15, 2012

This year the first day of spring lands on Tuesday, March 20th. That means you have exactly 13 weeks and 1 day before the summer heat. The Beaches of South Walton have a calendar full of exciting events to keep you busy outdoors every day this spring! Music fills the air from March through May in Rosemary, Seaside, and Alys Beach. Spring concerts are offered at 6:00pm every Wednesday and Thursday night. Bring your blanket, beach chair, and a bottle of wine and enjoy the sounds of talented musicians under the stars. For the movie buff, every Friday at 7:30pm take in a spring flick on the green lawn at the Seaside Amphitheatre. All spring concerts read more