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The Best Way to Spend Memorial Day Weekend On 30A

Memorial Day weekend is the official kick-off to summer and the perfect time to get away. What better place to do that than on Florida's scenic 30A! With its sugar-white beaches and emerald-green waters, 30A is the perfect spot to unwind and enjoy some quality time with family and friends. Here are some of the best ways to spend your Memorial Day weekend on 30A.

Swimming in Gulf of Mexico

Go for a swim

There's nothing like a dip in the Gulf of Mexico to cool off on a hot summer day. And with the water temperature averaging around 80 degrees this time of year, it's the perfect time to take a refreshing swim. Just be sure to heed the warning flags and only swim in areas where it's safe to do so.

Boy Building a sandcastle

Build a sandcastle

One of the best things about spending time at the beach is getting to build sandcastles. So, grab a bucket and shovel and let your imagination run wild. Or contact the pros and book a 2-hour Sandcastle building lesson where you’ll learn all the tips and tricks. Who knows, you might even create a masterpiece that will be featured in one of the local newspapers or magazines.

Sunsets on 30A

Watch the sunset

One of the most beautiful things about living on or visiting 30A is getting to experience some of the most stunning sunsets imaginable. So, make sure you take some time out of your busy schedule to watch the sun go down over the Gulf. Check out one of our latest blogs for some of our favorite sunset watching hot spots, it's an experience you won't soon forget.

Patriotic Fireworks

Catch a Fireworks show

What would Memorial Day weekend be without fireworks! Baytowne Wharf hosts a fun Memorial Day weekend celebration and is just a short drive from your 30A vacation rental. Sunday, May 28th from 6:00-9:00pm you can enjoy family fun with face paintings, balloon animals, and lawn games. Live music will fill the air till 9:00pm then enjoy a patriotic firework show over the lagoon.

Whether you're looking to relax on the beach or experience some of the best that 30A has to offer, there's no better place to spend Memorial Day weekend than here on Florida's Emerald Coast. So, pack your bags and head on down for a long weekend you'll never forget.