When a coastal adventure is what you’re longing for, a trip to 30A promises to inspire. While a visit here any time of year is a treat, those who head to 30A over Christmas will find holiday fun and activities to match readily available to be enjoyed! Whether you’re looking forward to lights and tree displays or you’re hoping to fill your holiday itinerary with outdoor recreation, our vacation rentals are where travelers can easily enjoy the very best of it all. Consider our Christmas guide to 30A a starting point to maximizing the holiday fun.
Christmas Guide to 30A
30A is made up of a variety of charming coastal communities and each has its own personality and collection of captivating attractions to discover. Those heading this way over Christmas with a passion for architecture and a desire to make the most of holiday light spotting too will find every moment spent in Seaside worth their while. This community is stunning thanks to its New Urbanism approach to construction and coastal locale alike. At Christmas, Seaside also comes to life with fascinating holiday light displays as well as an oversized Christmas tree in the amphitheater. The decorative theme tends to change slightly each year, so a visit is bound to be one-of-a-kind this Christmas!
Enjoy the Christmas Trees in Miramar Beach
An annual highlight for those heading to 30A over Christmas is the opportunity to take in the amazing tree display that’s hosted in Miramar Beach. The display typically goes up in late November and lasts through the new year. There are 12 immaculately dressed trees in town situated within Grand Park for guests to admire. The trees are decorated by local non-profits and the décor revolves around the organization’s greater mission. It’s free to stroll through the display but guests are encouraged to donate to the organizations that they feel connected to. This is a great chance to pair amazing holiday fun with a good cause during your 30A adventure.
Embrace Holiday Fun in the Village of Baytowne Wharf
When a thrilling holiday light show is just your style, heading to the Village of Baytowne Wharf during your 30A December getaway is a must! Every year, the village puts on a 12 Nights of Lights event that typically begins the first week of December and runs for the entire month. On Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday evenings starting at 6:00 pm, a fascinating and undeniably sparkling light show illuminates the community. If you happen to miss the 6:00 pm show, there’s no need to worry. The spectacle repeats at 7:00 pm and 8:00 pm as well. It’s a family-fun event that’s colorful, vibrant, and well worth your while!
Head to the Beach This Christmas
For many travelers, the beauty of a Christmas trip to 30A comes down to the fact that they can still enjoy time on the beach this time of year! If you’re excited to swap winter coats for beach attire, this is the place to be. Spend time building sandcastles with the kids, strolling along the sand, or even planning a beach bonfire for the evening when you partner with a local company that can take care of the logistics for you. Just knowing you can incorporate beach time into your Christmas stay can make all the difference.
Rent a Bike and Hit the Trails
Christmas adventurers with their sights set on 30A who have a passion for cycling will find the trails this time of year endlessly tantalizing. The 30A Bike Trail, also known as the Timpoochee Trail, is a great way to make your way through the many coastal communities while enjoying scenic overlooks as well. It’s a 19-mile paved pathway that’s easy for cyclists of all ages to enjoy. Rent a bike for the day and enjoy exploring at your own pace!
Book Your 30A Stay Today
No matter when you make your way to 30A, the team at Dune Vacation Rentals has a home away from home to fit your travel style. Get in touch with our team today to learn more about our portfolio of property options in the area and how we can help you turn those travel plans into a fantastic Florida getaway soon with our 30A travel guide. We can’t wait to see you in 30A!
Rent a Bicycle and Take in the Scenic Views of 30A
The many trails of Santa Rosa Beach offer a serene setting for bicycle rides! Spring, summer, fall, or winter, trails are open to the public. Add slow-moving pedestrian-friendly beach roads and private neighborhoods, cyclists never run out of places to pedal! 30A Bicycle rentals are family-friendly and many tour providers offer bicycles and safety equipment for all ages. Choose from multiple 30A Bicycle Rentals online!