October 14, 2020

Vegan Eats on 30A

If you are new to the 30A scene you might not know that it’s been rapidly expanding for well over a decade, as more and more people visit the area and decide to stay. I was one of those people 22 years ago, when with two babies in tow, I followed my ow...
May 2, 2020

Capt. Charles Morgan & Harbor Docks in Destin are Gulf To Table Certified

Most restaurants peppered along the Gulf Coast claim to serve fresh local seafood, but when you utter the name Harbor Docks, claim becomes fact. Owned and operated since 1979 by Charles Morgan, a former private boat captain turned successful restaurant...
March 21, 2020

SUPPORT LOCAL RESTAURANTS TO GO, DELIVERY & TAKE OUT + TEMPORARY CLOSURES

By: Hope Batzel & Susan Benton   Per our Florida government mandate due to the COVID-19 virus, all restaurants in the state had to close yesterday. They are allowed to serve food to go, curb side pick up, and delivery. Alcohol can be purchased...
February 5, 2020

How To Boil Crawfish: The Complete Guide

  Crawfish. One of the food world’s blessings bestowed upon us. I’m thankful for whoever decided that it was a good idea to pull a creature from the mud, wash it off and eat it. Though called a crawfish or seafood boil, it is really mo...
January 19, 2020

Emeril Lagase Hosts Taste Of The Race February 28 in Seaside, Florida

The Seaside Neighborhood School is situated in the heart of 30A and the annual Seaside School Half Marathon & 5K is this public charter’s lifeblood. Funding from the race energizes the school and empowers participation in unique elective classes su...
January 1, 2020

Chef Profile: Adam Yellin of Local Catch Bar & Grill-Blue Mountain Beach, Florida

Serving Coastal Cuisine With A Southern Twist Blue Mountain Beach’s culinary scene became much more delicious when Executive Chef Adam Yellin decided to settle in South Walton and open Local Catch Bar & Grill with longtime college friend, Jimmy Has...
October 17, 2019

The Market Shops 5th Annual Bloody Mary Festival!

The Market Shops 5th Annual Bloody Mary Festival benefiting Habitat for Humanity Walton County is taking place on Saturday, November 2nd from 11 am to 2 pm in South Walton, Florida.  This year’s festival welcomes many favorite restaurants, bars and cul...
October 2, 2019

Harvest Wine & Food Festival October 24-26

It’s my favorite time of year at the beach, October! That means cooler temps (still waiting), smaller crowds, and lots of festivities! Following their most successful auction to date, Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation (DCWAF) has grand plans...