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Are you ready for the 2016 30A Songwriters Festival?

It may seem far away now, but we're already in full swing gearing up for the next 30A Songwriters Festival! 
The 2016 festival will take place January 15 - January 17, 2016 (MLK Jr weekend). Mark you calendars and we'll notify you directly when Early Bird Tickets go on sale this month.
Need a little dose of nostalgia from the 2015 weekend to get you through the end of work today?  Check out this montage: 
We will have some exciting Artist announcements coming your way in September! 

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Some of the past 30A Songwriters Festival artist include:
Graham Nash, Leon Russell,  Lucinda Williams, Richard Thompson, Indigo Girls, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Jason Isbell,  Loudon Wainwright III, Robert Randolph, Ani DiFranco, Rodney Crowell, The Bangles, Kristian Bush (Sugarland), Matthew Sweet, Shawn Mullins, John Oates, Sara Watkins (Nickel Creek), Glen Phillips (Toad the Wet Sprocket), Jeffrey Steele, Suzanne Vega, Joan Osborne, Tift Merritt, Gary Louris (Jayhawks), Chris Stills, David Ryan Harris (John Mayer Band), David Wilcox, Craig Fuller (Pure Prairie League),  Fastball,  Bobby Bare Jr., Luther Dickinson (from the North Mississippi Allstars), Sam Bush Band, Jerry Douglas, Randall Bramblett, Will Kimbrough, Jim Lauderdale, The Secret Sisters, John Driskell Hopkins (Zac Brown Band), Chely Wright, Holly Williams, Steve Poltz, Angaleena Presley, Robert Ellis, Jesse Harris, Mary Gauthier, Hayes Carll, Bob Schneider, Ellis Paul, Allison Moorer, Deana Carter, Charlie Mars, Rusty Young (Poco), Toby Lightman, Liz Longley, Heather Maloney, Corey Smith, Teddy Thompson, Susan Cowsill, Eliza Gilkyson, Freedy Johnston, Steve Forbert, Over the Rhine, Chuck Cannon, David Olney, Kim Richey, and Corey Chisel among many others.

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How would you like to host an artist in your guest house the week of the 30A Songwriters Festival?  An artist will have the chance to relax on our beautiful beaches, you get to give back by donating your condo/carriage house, AND TO ADD A SPECIAL BONUS, you will receive two complimentary weekend passes!  If  interested, click the link below to download your application, and return to Joy at

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Download the 30ASWF Phone App

Before you pack up and head to South Walton for the festival, make sure you download the official 30ASWF app for your Android or iPhone. Our app will be your best friend as you navigate 25 stages of music along Scenic Hwy 30A over three days and provide you with the most updated schedule, artist bios, shuttle location, venue information and more.

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The 30A Songwriters Festival exclusive radio station is here!

The 30A Songwriters Festival has partnered with to create an exclusive online radio station featuring the upcoming 2015 artists.

Hear them here before you hear them live!




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