Countdown Seaside - A New Year's Celebration provides family fun for locals and visitors in South Walton, Florida. The perfect family friendly way to usher in 2018, featuring music, children’s activities, street performers and fireworks on Dec 31st from 7:00 p.m. – 12:30 a.m. The concert starts at 8pm. Bring a blanket or chairs to the amphitheater in the square and enjoy an exciting night under the stars in Seaside. Featured bands are Future Thieves and The High Divers! Music starts at 8:00 PM and welcome to 2018 with a fireworks spectacular over the Gulf of Mexico! Face painting and crafts with Abrakadoodle Art Education and Parties- NWF from 7pm to 11pm in the Seaside Amphitheater. Make sure you arrive early to set out your blankets and chairs for the perfect spot! Enjoy complimentary shuttle running from 7am (12/31) to 2am (1/1/18) from the 283 Grayton Beach Public Lot to Seaside throughout the day. All Seaside guests welcome to use the shuttle! 7-11PM – Face Painting & Crafts 8PM-Midnight – Live Music on the Seaside Amphitheater Stage Midnight – Gulf of Mexico Fireworks Show Follow Seaside New Town Old Ways on Facebook for town events and fun photos. Find @SeasideFlorida on Instagram, Pinterest and Twitter. Explore Seaside and more beach towns on the coast at SoWal.com - Towns.