The forth annual 30A Half Marathon and 5K will take place October 13 at Gulf Place in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida. Festivities will kick off race weekend with a BBQ Festival on Friday night. Race day is Sunday, Oct. 13 beginning at 7am. It will begin and end at Gulf Place, and will feature coastal beauty of Scenic 30A along the way. Turnaround at WaterColor Boat House. If you're looking for an exciting weekend at the beach, this is one event you won't want to miss! All proceeds from the race benefit The Sonder Project. Friday, Oct 11: BBQ Festival Race weekend kickoff party featuring live entertainment with Heritage, bbq, beer and fun. 5:30-9pm. Purchase tickets at the door $30 or advanced tickets available online. Registered racers of the 30A Half Marathon & 5K will be granted free admission with registration. Saturday, Oct. 12: Race Expo Race Expo, packet pickup, silent auction and full day of activities at The Green at Gulf Place from 10am til 6pm. Sunday, Oct. 13: Race Day Race Day and post race party at Gulf Place 7am til 1pm. Registration and information at 30ahalf.com. Follow 30A Half Marathon & 5K on Facebook for updates on race weekend. The Sonder Project is a global non-profit organization founded to spread awareness, offer hope, and offer a hand up to those suffering the most. We focus on high-impact projects, bringing together other NGOs to offer proven, sustainable solutions aimed and ending extreme poverty in remote parts of the world. Our projects include building schools to educate boys and girls equally, providing safe drinking water, and coordinating deworming campaigns to allow healthy children to thrive and learn. www.thesonderproject.org.