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Escape to 30A Episode 5: Tour of Seaside, Florida

by Ryan Taylor
30A Seaside Florida Tour 2022

Explore Seaside, Florida with 30A Local Guide Ryan

This week we are in the ever so popular 30A town of Seaside.  This one of a kind community provides an experience unlike any other in South Walton.  Upon arrival, visitors see the iconic Airstream food truck row, the beautifully manicured lawns, the tall palm trees, the Truman Show amphitheater and more. There are so many fun things to do in Seaside as you’ll see below…

Seaside, Florida is a South Walton Beach Town Like No Other

30A Seaside main beach access Seaside 30A aerial view 2022

Seaside 30A is known for its iconic Town Center which is loaded with great shopping and dining options.  It’s always buzzing with positive energy and exciting activates for the entire family. It’s easy to see why Seaside, Florida was the chosen location to film Jim Carrey’s movie “The Truman Show”.

Check out our TikTok of 30A Seaside on a beautiful September day…


Beautiful week in Seaside on 30A #beach #30a #vacation #southwalton #traveltiktok

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Seaside, FL Shopping Opportunities Abound

Central Square Records 30A Seaside Florida

Two of the coolest shops on 30A, Sundog Books and Central Square Records, are located in the heart of Seaside’s Town Center.  Sundog Books visitor’s enjoy a vast selection of hard to find hardbacks and magazines.  You’ll find Central Square Records upstairs were you can browse through 1000’s of classic vinyl’s, CDs, and musical instruments. 

Other popular shops in Seaside include The SEASIDE Style,  Duckies Shop of Fun, Mercantile, The Art of Simple, Focus Lifestyle Boutique, Albert F’s Fashion, Art & Accessories and more!

So Much to “Sea” in Seaside, FL

Ruskin Park 30A Seaside FloridaThe Chapel at Seaside aerial view

After shopping, be sure to take in the beautiful scenery and architecture in Ruskin Park which is located behind the Town Center.  While your there, stop by the Chapel at Seaside.  This breathtaking church meets every Sunday morning and is also a popular 30A wedding venue.

Seaside, FL Dining Options for the Whole Family

30A Seaside Airstream Row Pickle's Burger and Shake Seaside Florida

Like all the 30A communities, Seaside has many delicious dining options.  You’ll find a wide variety of restaurants so your entire group will surely be satisfied.  The Great Southern and Bud and Alley’s are two Seaside staple food spots.  Bud and Alley’s is a great spot to enjoy happy hour on 30A and get breathtaking sunset photos.  Airstream Food Truck Row is always another great option if you’re looking to grab food on the go!  Some of the popular Seaside 30A food trucks include; Barefoot BBQ, Wild Bill’s Beach Dogs, and Meltdown on 30A.   Also we can’t forget to mention Pickles Grill known for their delicious burgers and hotdogs!

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