South Walton has something great going on every month of the year, and every weekend. While there are tons of great activities and events all Summer during the busy season, the major festivals are in the off season. That's great for locals and visitors. Temperatures are cooler and rentals and restaurants are less crowded.
The 30A Songwriters Festival returns toSouth Walton January 17-20, 2020, with a stellar group of artists on the schedule.
Headliners represent a range of music genres, including John Prine, Brian Wilson, Indigo Girls, and Tanya Tucker. Wilson will bring his nine-piece band to perform some of his Beach Boys classics, and Prine will have his own band backing him on his much-loved catalog of songs. Meanwhile, Indigo Girls will give a preview of an upcoming studio album and Tucker will fearure the one she recently released, While I’m Livin’.
The Alys Foundation has opened the call for entries for the 13th annual Digital Graffiti Festival at Alys Beach, to be held May 15-16, 2020. Artists across the globe are invited to submit original works of digital art to be showcased in the juried festival.
The 2020 awards will include Best of Show ($5,000 prize), Curator's Choice ($2,000 prize) and three Special Recognition honors (at $1,000 prize each), selected by the festival's longtime curator Brett Phares and esteemed panel of judges. The deadline to submit is February 1st, 2020 at 12AM.
Every Christmas Story Ever Told brings together the magic and wonder of all your beloved holiday stories in one place bringing families together and giving a reason to celebrate the season like nothing you have ever experienced before. Catch mainstage performances at The REP Theatre in Seaside throughout December. Then come out to see several outdoor performances in towns and places in South Walton. See dates and places for Every Christmas Story Ever Told - On Tour starting Nov 26.
Nestled in the heart of Seaside, there lives a small robot that surely comes to life when the lights go out.
At Quincy Avenue Art & Things, nostalgic toys take up several shelves and both kids and adults can’t keep their hands off them! They walk, they light up, they play drums, a tiny woodpecker goes to work while a pigeon struts about….they just are TOO MUCH FUN….and just a small part of all things cool & funky at Quincy Avenue Art & Things!
Get ready for our annual night of special films under the stars.
Mountainfilm on Tour returns to WaterColor Inn & Resort’s Marina Park Amphitheater Nov. 1 & 2, with films that explore themes connected to Mountainfilm’s mission of using the power of film, art and ideas to inspire audiences to create a better world.
Join The REP Theatre for an exclusive members-only event celebrating REP members, patrons and sponsors on Tuesday, October 15th. The REP Member Party kicks off at 6:30 pm at the Grayton Beer Company Taproom with live music from Will Thompson, complimentary food and drinks, and a raffle drawing full of exciting prizes.
Flutterby Arts Festival Update:
Event canceled due to bad weather.
Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation (MKAF) presents the annual 24th Annual Festival of the Arts October 26 & 27 for an entire weekend of art, music, food and fun for everyone.
On Saturday, September 28, the Justin Gaffrey Gallery invites the community to an opening reception for Gaffrey’s latest collection of paintings titled “MOON SHOW.”
The new collection will be showcased at the gallery, located at 21 Blue Gulf Drive, from 6-9 p.m. on the night of the New Moon. Those in attendance will also have the unique opportunity to purchase original works and several different limited-edition, archival prints from the "MOON SHOW" collection.