Famous Beaches and Festivals Along Floridas Emerald Coast

Northwest Florida Beaches Rank Among World's Best

Northwest Florida’s Emerald Coast will captivate your entire group with its picturesque location and countless activities. Feeling at home is effortless here, with charming vacation accommodations to suit every taste and price point. Stay in a luxury suite condominium, a villa, or private home with views of golf courses, coastal dune lakes, or just steps from the famous and dazzling sugar-white beach. Phone us today for an affordable luxury vacation condo or home. We look forward to helping you. 1.888.318.0022

Famous Florida Gulf Coast Beaches

Florida’s Gulf Coast is unparalleled in its natural surroundings and year-round recreational amenities. Just imagine all that awaits you as you explore our miles of pristine white sand beaches and the emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico. The Destin area was named one of the 10 Most Beautiful Places in America, by ABC-TV’s Good Morning America. In the first ever Best Beaches survey of Travel + Leisure magazine, readers voted Seaside the Best Beach on Earth for Families. Each of our unique coastal communities has their own distinct personality so no matter what you are looking for in a Florida vacation, you’ll find it here.  
 
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Natural Beauty Along Hwy 30A

Any local will tell you that the best way to enjoy the natural beauty of Florida’s Gulf Coast is to hop on a beach cruiser and soak it all in. Along the E. County 30A roadway you’ll discover 19 miles of paved bike path that passes through all of the famous beach communities nestled along the scenic road, and crosses over the rare coastal dune lakes that only occur in a handful of locations around the globe.   
 
Along with the stunning landscape, a full array of activities caters to the adventuresome. A round of golf, tennis lessons with a pro, stand-up paddle boarding, or perhaps a full day of fishing – all await participation.  Dining options are equally plentiful, from casual beachside restaurants to beautiful sunset dinners, Northwest Florida’s Emerald Coast has it all. 

Wine and Food Festivals along South Walton Beaches and Hwy 30A

In addition to the countless activities of Florida’s Gulf Coast you’ll find a year-round list of annual events and festivals to experience.  Whether you prefer a wine and food festival or music is more your thing, you’ll find it here. Experience over 800 world-class wines each April at the South Walton Beaches Wine and Food Festival or rock out with 150 Artists in 25 Venues at the 30A Songwriter’s Festival each January. Athletes and Anglers come from all over the world to participate in fishing tournaments and races. Or maybe you are a fashionista or budding designer in which case South Walton Fashion Week is the event for you. 

Check out a few more of our favorites!

Sandestin Wine Festival
www.sandestinwinefestival.com

Beaches of South Walton Food & Wine Festival
www.sowalwine.com

30A Wine Festival at Alys Beach
www.30awinefestival.com

Rosemary Beach UnCorked
www.rosemarybeachuncorked.com

Sandestin Beer Festival
www.sandestinbeerfestival.com
 
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We invite you to explore our shoreline and admire the beauty of our beaches and the diverse architecture that defines our vibrant communities. Whatever may bring you here, to unwind or recharge, to connect with your family and friends or if you are looking for that special romantic retreat, we promise a vacation filled with memories that will last a lifetime.