Exploring 30A for the Holidays? Immerse yourself in an unforgettable Thanksgiving weekend along the stunning shores of 30A, where vibrant festivities and beloved traditions flourish. Start off your Thanksgiving holiday on the right foot on Thursday with the dynamic 12th Annual 30A Thanksgiving Races, offering thrilling 10K, 5K, and 1-mile runs that pave the way for an energetic and festive weekend ahead.
Whether you're cooking or want to dine out, the community has numerous restaurants open on Thanksgiving Day. Indulge in specially crafted menus or signature dishes from acclaimed spots like Great Southern, The Bay, Old Florida Fish House, Ambrosia, and Vin'tij Wine's Four Course Feast!
As the weekend unfolds, Friday you can catch Santa at numerous locations throughout the day. Start your morning off with brunch with Santa at Fish Out Of Water in Watercolor and seizing photo opportunities at Big Chill and Shunk Gulley. To end the evening, gather with loved ones for a screening of "The Santa Clause!" at Seaside Amphitheater.
Saturday offers an amalgamation of festive events, including REP Theatre’s "Every Christmas Story Ever Told" at both Alys and Seaside Amphitheaters, the beloved Turn on the Town Holiday Parade, Christmas Tree Lighting in Seaside, and the enchanting Alys in Winter Wonderland in Alys Beach.
Staying in town for Sunday? As the weekend winds down, it is a great chance to relax. Visiting numerous farmers markets across 30A including Rosemary, Seaside, and Destin Commons; watching football, or marking off some of your Holiday shopping; there is plenty to do as Thanksgiving weekend comes to an end.