Gulf Coast Events

Mark your calendar with these distinctive events along the Gulf Coast in all of our beach locations, including Fort Walton Beach, Destin, Scenic 30A, Panama City Beach, Navarre Beach, Pensacola Beach, Perdido Key, Orange Beach, Gulf Shores and Fairhope. While each area hosts their own events, the beach communities are so close to one another, and often intertwined, that visiting guests can participate and enjoy neighboring activities going on nearby with ease.

One-of-a-kind festivals and fairs celebrate so many different passions and interests. With fishing core to all of our communities, we commemorate several seafood festivals and fishing tournaments highlighting local fare and seasonal favorites. With the unique arts and culture of our exceptional areas, art expos, plein air artists, live theater, and wine and music festivals satisfy the creative souls. For the athletes, our climate is perfect for foot races, duathlons and triathlons, as well as fantastic beach volleyball tournaments.

Southern Vacation Rentals event guide can direct you to countless ways to explore these happenings, either to enhance your existing vacation or perhaps entice you to plan your next trip to the beach. We hope you will want to plan more than one.

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Come Join the Fun this Thanksgiving for the 7th Annual 30A 10K!

Celebrate Thanksgiving at the beach this year and join the 30A 10K! Held on Thursday, November 22, the 10K race kicks off at 7:30 AM. You can also choose to run (or walk!) the 5K, beginning at 7:45 AM. Not an experienced runner? Participate in the 1 Mile Fun Run, beginning at 9:30 AM. All races will begin and end at Downtown Rosemary Beach, giving you the best view during your run. Plus, running (or walking!) the 30A 10K will make that extra piece of pie worth it later on.

On November 21st, attend the Packet Pick Up and Race Expo at The Hub from 12-7 PM! Here you’ll be able to pick up your race shirts and bibs. The race expo also features fun for the whole family, with shops, restaurants, and entertainment for all ages. Register before October 15th to score your official race t-shirt!

Need somewhere to stay for the 30A 10K? Check out our available vacation homes and condos on 30A and stay close by. Stay at Adagio 303A, a luxury condo the whole family will love. You’ll love lounging on the balcony’s comfortable seeing while soaking in the views of the beautiful Adagio resort. Reserve your spot on the sand with Southern today!