Savoring every second of a brand-new year of life often begins with planning a vacation to a place that quickly reminds you of paradise. When your idea of fun starts with sand, surf, and sun, there’s no better place to be in January than the scenic shores of 30A. This stretch of Florida coast is known for its beauty, charm and endless options for entertainment. Whether you’re one for the beach or a traveler with a taste for adventure, there’s plenty to keep you busy, or simply relaxing, when you head to 30A. When you find yourself here at the beginning of 2020, be sure to find time to enjoy these 30A events along the way.

30A Songwriters Festival

Visitors to 30A with a passion for music won’t want to miss the chance to participate in the 11th Annual Songwriters Festival January 17th through the 20th. The Songwriters Festival will be hosted at Grayton Beach State Park at 357 Main Park Road. Festivities are held between 5:00 pm and 11:00 pm daily with opportunities to enjoy the musical stylings of Dan Wilson amongst many other incredible talents.

Seaside Farmers Market

When you’re in the mood to pick up some fresh produce, head over to the Seaside Farmers Market on January 18th between 8:00 am and 12:00 pm at the central square. Here, you can browse a wide variety of baked goods, fruits, vegetables, dairy products and more set up on the part of local farmers, artisans and vendors. Make sure to bring your appetite and a bag ready to be filled up as it’s likely you’ll want to sample a few delicious items before you purchase!

9th Annual 30A Wine Festival

Those with an appreciation for wine will certainly want to visit during the annual 30A Wine Festival. The 9th installment of this popular event will be held across five days from February 19 – 23, 2020. Enjoy a variety of wine-centric activities such as tastings, a mixology seminar, multiple dinners, and much more. Celebrate your love of the grape and do a good deed at the same time; all proceeds from the 30A Wine Festival benefit the Children’s Volunteer Health Network, which provides health services to children of Walton and Okaloosa Counties. For more information, visit the 30A Wine Festival website.

Book Your Stay and Enjoy 30A Events

Enjoy the best of 30A by booking accommodations with the property professionals at Paradise Properties while you’re in town alone or with your family. Contact us today for more information about 30A and 30A events and to start planning. We offer a large selection of properties, including 30A rentals for large groups, spring rentals, and Christmas rentals.