Strumming Guitars and Swaying Palm Trees—Don’t Miss the 11th Annual 30A Songwriter’s Festival

Music lovers, rejoice! The 11th Annual 30A Songwriter’s Festival line up has been announced, and you’re going to want to start planning your trip to South Walton—pronto. Every year, songwriters, artists, and musicians from around the world gather together on the shores of Scenic Highway 30A for a weekend of live music, sparkling sunshine, and swaying palm trees. Held from January 17 to January 20, 2020, the festival is just the thing to warm your winter blahs and enliven your … Learn more »

Planning your 2019 Holidays at the Beach in South Walton, Florida

Have a Stress-free Holiday at the Beach on 30A. How do you plan a memorable, stress-free holiday season for your whole family? Plan a trip–or two–to the beach this year! South Walton is the perfect spot to relax into the holidays and reconnect with family. The weather in South Walton during the holiday season is a lovely mix of mild and sunny afternoons, with a hint of festive temperatures in the evenings. Gather together and grab your s’mores’ supplies. Ooh … Learn more »

The Perfect 30A Labor Day Weekend: Your Family Beach Tradition

Labor Day – Monday, September 2, 2019 The Labor Day holiday weekend signals the conclusion of the summer season–but on the scenic coastline of South Walton, our summer goes on and on! We are blessed with mild sea breezes, sun-kissed sand dunes, and warm, crystal-clear gulf water all throughout autumn. South Walton is the perfect place to start your family’s annual Labor Day beach tradition. Gather your whole family together for an end-of-summer beach vacation on the sugary sand beaches … Learn more »

Awesome Activities for Fall Fun in South Walton

Things to do on 30-A for Autumn Vacations in September and October No matter the time of year, it’s always the right time to visit South Walton, Florida. We’re famous for our year-round, picture-perfect beaches, gentle sea breezes, and crystal-clear water. Our Scenic Highway 30A is also home to impressive art galleries, award-winning restaurants, quaint boutique shopping, gorgeous architecture, exciting events, and beautiful beachfront neighborhoods. There’s never a dull moment in South Walton—and if you’re planning a trip in September … Learn more »

Four Fabulous Ways to Enjoy an Endless Summer in South Walton

Late summer and early fall vacations to 30A/South Walton For most of the country, August signals a winding down of summer. The holiday fireworks have come and gone and back-to-school plans are well underway for most families. Although the weather is still warm and breezy, and Labor Day plans are still in the works, Autumn, and the slightly cooler temperatures that come with it, are right around the corner. Here at Dune Allen Realty, we have been welcoming visitors to … Learn more »

South Walton Beaches: The Ideal “Nursery” for Baby Sea Turtles

Protective dunes, swaying sea oats, and fine white sand that’s like sugar. Crystal clear water and gentle breezes. These are just a few things that bring visitors from around the world to our beautiful beach communites in South Walton every year. But our picture-perfect beaches are also a draw for the tiniest, most precious of visitors— the baby sea turtle. Every year, from May until October, hundreds of female loggerheads and green sea turtles make the long trip back to … Learn more »

Sixteen Beautiful Beach Communities – One Unforgettable Destination, South Walton

Travel is all about discovery–new experiences, new people, new places. When you visit South Walton, our sixteen diverse beach neighborhoods offer new discoveries around every bend on Scenic 30A. Find the perfect 30A neighborhood for your next beach vacation.

Coastal Dune Lakes: Rare, Beautiful, and Right In Our Backyard!

If you’ve been to South Walton, Florida you know what a magical place it is. The crisp, white sand beaches and clear, turquoise water are exactly what you think of when you imagine the perfect beach. But has your vision of the perfect beach ever included a lake— hidden behind the dunes? Probably not. Did you know that South Walton is home to this extremely rare natural phenomenon? And not just one. There are fifteen coastal dune lakes here! Coastal … Learn more »

Top 10 Reasons to Check Out Topsail Hill Preserve State Park!

The Northwest Florida Panhandle is home to some of the most breathtaking beaches in the world. Sand that’s like warm sugar under your flip-flops. Crystal clear, emerald-green water. Gentle sea breezes swaying through the sea oats. This is the place dreams are made of. Dune Allen Beach, Blue Mountain Beach, Seagrove Beach, Inlet Beach and Santa Rosa Beach are a few of the popular beach spots in South Walton to soak up the sun. But there are other gems you … Learn more »

Spring Forward on 30A in South Walton!

Spring is on the way, and we simply can’t wait to move our clocks forward one hour on March 10th and enjoy a little more daylight each day. As we put the cool, short days of winter in our rear view mirror and look forward to the glorious, longer sunny days of spring, we thought we should share some of the fun, family-friendly events happening on 30A. So, if you’re planning a visit to any of our beautiful South Walton … Learn more »