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The eighth annual Cottages for Kids will take place in Grand Boulevard at Sandestin from October 31 through November 9 and will debut designer cottages for all to see. Grand Boulevard’s Grand Park will be transformed into a small village with cottages that look like they have popped out from the pages of a fairytale to modern creations brimming with creativity. Using a lot of imagination, hard work and a little elbow grease, area builders are hard at work finalizing their creations for this year’s event.


October 27 was a great day for children in Walton County who may be experiencing the ordeal of abuse, abandonment or neglect. Amidst great fanfare, including a $1 million donation by the Pierce Family, the Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center (ECCAC) held their official ground breaking for a new center that is expected to open in early 2016.


The 2014 30A Charity Golf Classic raised $27,706 for Alaqua Animal Refuge. The second annual event was held on Saturday at Santa Rosa Golf & Beach Club and was presented by The Aesthetic Clinique.


VIE had a great time at the #Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival at #Sandestin this weekend. This year’s event featured more than 60 breweries and the selection was incredible. We weren’t the only ones who thought so. The gorgeous fall weather, beautiful setting, and lively entertainment resulted in a strong turnout. The festival has become one of the “don’t-miss” events of the year and if you’ve never experienced it, we urge you to put next year’s festival on your calendars


Sunny skies and good times are predicted for the upcoming Baytowne Beer Festival at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. The two day festival includes a beer bingo walkabout on Friday, October 17 and a craft beer tasting with more than 200 selections on Saturday, October 18.


If you’re looking for the best Halloween party on 30-A, you’ve found it! Come party with your friends, enjoy signature cocktails, photo booth, and enter the costume contest for your chance to win cash!


The 2014 Panama City Beach Seafood and Music Festival will take place October 17 and 18 at Aaron Bessant Park Amphitheater and is headlined by Grammy Award–winning country music group The Band Perry on Saturday and classic favorites Blues Traveler, Foghat and Outlaws on Friday evening. Find out how to win a pair of tickets from VIE!


The five-course meal at the James Beard House in New York City on October 1 featured modern Southern cuisine using a bounty of ingredients from our beloved Gulf Coast. It was sponsored by Visit Pensacola and prepared by the Pensacola Celebrity Chefs.


The vision for the new Alaqua Animal Refuge is to create a wildlife preserve that will strive to stop human-induced animal suffering and abuse before it happens, through exposure and education. The proposed 85-acre facility will include some hands-on interactive learning opportunities and close-up wildlife experiences for children and adults alike.


The fashion energy is bursting with the return of SWFW! We are hosting a trunk show showcasing hand selected pieces from her Supper Club 2014 Collection. Join Sirens from 5:00-7:00 pm Wednesday, October 8th for sips and snacks at its new home.