Beaches of South Walton News

3/11/2019 6:14:00 AM
On Feb. 15 acclaimed wine experts convened to taste and judge wine submissions to determine the medal winning wines for the 2019 South Walton Beaches Wine & Food Festival, coming to Grand Boulevard at ...

3/7/2019 3:42:00 PM
FOX10 News
Frequent visitors to Gulf Shores are familiar with what’s been done at Gulf Place where 59 hits the beach. Phase three of that multi-year and multi-million-dollar project now nearing completion as wel...

3/5/2019 8:32:00 AM
Garden & Gun
Since opening on Super Bowl Sunday in 1995, the Red Bar in Grayton Beach, Florida, has provided cold beer, hot crab cakes, live music, and a welcoming atmosphere to snowbirds, vacationers, bikers, bea...

2/27/2019 5:47:00 AM
On Feb. 15 acclaimed wine experts convened to taste and judge wine submissions to determine the medal winning wines for the 2019 South Walton Beaches Wine & Food Festival, coming to Grand Boulevard at ...

2/19/2019 6:57:00 AM
The Destin Log
Event continues through Feb. 27. • Feb. 27: First Man 30A Wine Festival The eighth annual 30A Wine Festival Wednesday benefiting the Children’s Volunteer Health Network will be held Feb. 20-24 in Alys ...

2/18/2019 11:16:00 PM
From Feb. 18 through Feb. 23, Petit & Keet in Little Rock will donate 20 percent of its proceeds to a fund that will directly benefit staff members at Red Bar, a restaurant that burned down last week ...

2/16/2019 6:13:00 PM
SANDESTIN, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - People chowed down and competed in the 30th annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival this weekend. Hailed as one of the biggest winter food events along the Emerald Coast, the fes...

2/13/2019 7:39:00 AM
Red Bar, an iconic restaurant and bar in Grayton Beach, Florida, was destroyed by a Wednesday morning fire. The South Walton Dire District said it was able to contain the blaze so it didn’t spread to ...

2/12/2019 4:11:00 PM
Tuesday the Commissioners broke ground on the newest Dune Allen access, making this the first one in over a decade. In the next 18 months, commissioners plan to do that same at new Miramar Beach and S...

2/9/2019 8:59:00 AM
Northwest Florida Daily News
GRAYTON BEACH — One of the beach village's newest restaurants hopes to bring a "high-pulse" atmosphere to the area, according to owner and chef Nikhil Abuvala. Nanbu Noodle Bar — which Chef de Cuisine ...

2/5/2019 9:23:00 AM
Alys Beach, Florida is tucked along hip Highway 30A, nestled in Florida’s northwestern Panhandle. Visitors will instantly realize they are being transported from one town to another as two imposing, b...

2/1/2019 3:43:00 AM
Naples Daily News
Driving along hip Highway 30A, nestled in Florida’s northwestern Panhandle, visitors will instantly realize they are being transported from one town to another as two imposing, bleached-white "butteri...

1/26/2019 11:52:00 AM
Northwest Florida Daily News
ROSEMARY BEACH — Captivating the artistic niche of locals and tourists alike is one of South Walton County's latest creative stops, East End Gallery. The venue in Rosemary Beach opened its doors May 1 ...

1/23/2019 1:04:00 PM
Northwest Florida Daily News
Want to camp? Everyone raves about Fort Pickens Campground. Grab the tent: 5 Florida camping sites next to clear natural springs Spin down to Highway 30A to find sanctuary at Grayton Beach State Park. ...

1/21/2019 5:32:00 AM
Tallahassee Democrat
Businesses such as Northwest Florida’s The St. Joe Community Foundation, Disney, Alys Beach, Visit Florida, the Seaside Institute, and many others have made generous donations toward relief, while gov...

1/14/2019 6:11:00 AM
ALYS BEACH, Fla. (WJHG) - If you're looking for a job, Alys Beach is hoping to help you out. Jordan McCool was live for more on their upcoming job fair. Wednesday, January 16th from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. a...

1/9/2019 6:59:00 AM
FOX10 News
Gulf Shores city officials want to remind residents and visitors that animals are not allowed on any of the public sand beaches or at any part of the public beach accesses, including the newly renovat...

1/8/2019 10:35:00 PM
Lower on the North America list, Bowman's Beach is joined by only three other stretches of Florida sand - Calusa Beach at No. 24, Fort Lauderdale Beach at No. 28 and Grayton Beach at No. 50. For more ...

1/3/2019 8:34:00 PM
ROSEMARY BEACH, Fla (WJHG/WECP) - The Warrior Beach Retreat is giving veterans and their spouses a well-deserved vacation. From January 3-7, five couples will enjoy Rosemary Beach. The Rosemary Beach ...

12/28/2018 10:31:00 PM
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
He built a compound at Grayton Beach in Florida for the group to enjoy, and the family traveled around the world together throughout his life, including a recent trip to New York City, she said. Thoug...

12/26/2018 6:22:00 AM
The News Herald
GEORGE'S NEW YEAR'S EVE DINNER: 6 p.m., 6:30 p.m., 8 p.m., and 8:30 p.m. seatings available for four-course menu at George's, 30 Castle Harbour Drive at Alys Beach. Cost: $130 per adult, $40 per child ...

Outdoor Alabama
The recently extended federal red snapper season is good news for anglers. Watch this video for more information about the extended season and the state’s snapper check program.

Lake & River Promotions
National Window Film Day Shares Valuable Facts with Homeowners and Brings Window Film to Light International Window Film Association Announces April 30th in Recognition of Window Film and its Many Benefits Washington, D.C. – April 11, 2016 – The International Window Film Association (IWFA), a nonprofit…

Lake & River Promotions
Here it is! - The grand opening of the Blue Heron Zipline Adventure! This is the only zipline connecting two states and participants will soar 100 ft over the Chattahoochee River Whitewater Park - the best man-made Whitewater Course in the World by USA Today! Achieving speeds of up to 40mph, thrill seekers will zip over…

Press Release
Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced today the awarding of more than $13.5 million in competitive grants to 11 states for 16 boating infrastructure projects. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service awards these grants, which will help fund construction of docks, boat slips and other facilities to support recreational…

Amy Han
As part of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ongoing We’re for Water campaign, this year’s Fix a Leak Week—March 14 - 20, 2011—encourages Americans to help put a stop to the more than 1 trillion gallons of water wasted from household leaks each year. Finding and fixing leaks can save the average household…

Dean Langan
Receive $600 for Participating in Boat Research this WeekendDates: Sunday, February 20th or Monday the 21stLocation: Stuart, FloridaTime commitment: 2.5 hoursOne of the major boat manufacturers is looking for couples who currently own stern drive boats to participate in on-water testing so that they can better understand…

Steve Northington
It’s that time of year once again (I hate starting an article with that line) when we all wonder, will we use our boats anymore this year? We wonder, when is it time to winterize? I wonder if it will be a cold winter as last year was? And, worst of all, the most ridiculous one…. I wonder if I hang that 100 watt light bulb…

Amy Han
EPA's Office of Water launched a new Web clearinghouse of Lake Shoreland Protection Resources,, which provides practitioners with links to key resources to protect and restore fragile lake shorelands and to promote better stewardship by lakeside property owners and others who…

Jay Embry
The decision to purchase property can be daunting. Purchasing on the water can mean the stakes are even higher. If you have ever dreamed of buying a piece of shoreline for your dream home there are many things that you should consider. Here we present some of the issues that you need to take into account before…

Boat U.S.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – This summer, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will decide on whether to allow a 50% increase in the amount of ethanol in the nation’s gasoline supply, from the current E10 (or containing 10% ethanol) up to E15 (containing 15% ethanol). However, with testing data on the new “mid-level” ethanol…

Heather Babecki
Heather Babecki - Spookeay Marine, Hanover, AlabamaThe most neglected part of your boat, is often the hull bottom. It might be a ticking time bomb that could lead to a premature end to your boating season and budget.1. A Brief History of Marine FiberglassSome 50 years ago, fiberglass came into wide use in the…

Bassmaster Classic (February 19th - 21st)February is not only known for the NFL's Superbowl, but it is known for Bassmaster's Superbowl of bass fishing, the Classic. The 2010 Bassmaster Classic is being held on Lay Lake in Alabama. For those of you that may not know, the field consists…

Steve Northington
Although the cooling system on your boat shares some of the same features as your car or truck, the systems are actually quite different. For this article, we will use a standard inboard/outboard configuration for discussion. First off, when you are cruising around in your boat, you are riding in one big huge radiator…

Lakes Online
The NBC news team at KXAN in Austin, TX is reporting that Sea Ray has chosen Lake Travis to be the 2010 AquaPalooza. The exact location on the lake and musical artists have not been announced as they are still being planned.Local Sea Ray dealer Sail & Ski Center recently captured the…

Amy Han
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is making almost $10 million in grants available to 37 eligible coastal and Great Lakes states, territories and tribes to monitor beach water quality and notify the public of conditions that may be unsafe for swimming. This marks the 10th year that EPA provides beach grant…

Watershed Academy
EPA’s Watershed Academy sponsors free Webcasts to help build the capacity of watershed practitioners from around the globe. On Wednesday, July 1, 2009, the Watershed Academy will sponsor the first in a series of Webcasts about the Clean Water Act (CWA). This first Webcast will provide an introduction to the CWA including a…

Media Relations
With the arrival of peak-boating and boat-selling season, last week, the U.S. Senate passed S. Res. 199, introduced by Senators Herb Kohl (D-Wisc.) and Richard Burr (R-N.C.), declared July 1, 2009 National Boating Day. The resolution recognizes the important role recreational boating and the boating industry play in the…

Cat McCue
Washington, DC – In a major step toward reversing years of attacks on wetlands and water protections, the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee today passed the Clean Water Restoration Act (S.787) by a 12-7 vote.The bill would clarify the extent of federal protection for all "waters of the United…

Press Release
Department of the Interior Secretary Ken Salazar today announced that $14.6 million will be awarded to 28 states under the Clean Vessel Act grant program in 2009. The grants will be used to fund the construction and installation of sewage pumpout facilities and floating restrooms, to purchase pumpout boats and provide…

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