Mountain Film on Tour at WaterColor, FL

Nov 7-8, 2014 – Adventure, Life Lessons and Environmental Messages brand this tour as an International quest to encourage change and education through striking imagery and stories of perseverance. WaterColor Resort offers an outdoor setting for these moving films with a starry backdrop to enhance the unfolding clips of thought provoking films.

Festival gates open at 6:00 p.m.
Films begin at 7:00 p.m.

Selections of festival fare, wine and beer available for purchase.

Please bring a blanket or chairs for seating.

Please note:
* No outside food, beverage or coolers allowed in the
MountainFilm Festival Gates.
* No pets allowed to this event.
* MountainFilm on Tour at WaterColor is a rain or shine
event. Ticket purchases are non-refundable.

Special Events for Saturday,

November 8, 2014

Coffee Talk
Join a representative from MountainFilm and get an insider look at one of the feature films.

Coastal Eco Tour
Enjoy a paddle-board excursion along Western Lake.

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Rosemary Beach Uncorked Wine Festival

TICKETS SOLD OUT for Rosemary Beach Uncorked!

October 18, 2014, for a truly unique open-air food and wine event! It sells out every year, so be sure to get your tickets early for next year’s event.

Sample Rosemary Beach’s finest food and wine with ten featured restaurants along with music from a parading New Orleans seven-piece jazz band.

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Alys Beach 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run

Alys Beach Fun Run
Join in on the fun for the 3rd Annual Alys Beach 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run on Sunday, August 31, 2014 in Alys Beach, Florida. Located along Hwy 30A, the course winds through the resort town. The event also features an oversized obstacle course for kids of all ages and will end with music, food, and beverages available in the Amphitheatre. The price to participate in the certified 5K is $35 and the 1 Mile Fun Run is $20 (kids 12 and younger only, please).
The 5K is limited to 400 participants and the 1 Mile Fun Run is limited to 150 participants.

If you choose to donate you will be benefiting The Alys Foundation. It is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization established to support the long-term community values of Alys Beach. Funds may be used to finance community, environmental, cultural and educational programs at Alys Beach as well as to support nonprofit organizations in the greater Walton County community. Proceeds from this year’s race will benefit the Autism Society. (Learn More) (Register for the run.)

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Designer Mychael Knight to Show at South Walton Fashion Week

Designer Mychael Knight to Show at South Walton Fashion Week

October 6-12, 2014 in Grand Boulevard at Sandestin’s Town Center

Cultural Arts AllianceSanta Rosa Beach, FL – (July 23, 2014) South Walton Fashion Week proudly announces Mychael Knight to feature his Fall/Winter 2014 Collection at this second annual, multi-day event along Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast. South Walton Fashion Week is produced by the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County in conjunction with Monark Events and presented by Visit South Walton.

Knight, a renowned designer, was an integral part of the inaugural South Walton Fashion Week in 2013 and comes back to SWFW this year with an exclusive runway show and as a distinguished judge for the Emerging Designer competition. Continue reading

46 Georgie St | For Sale in Pt Washington

UNDER CONTRACT - Quaint 2 bd / 2 ba Beach Cottage, ideal for primary home, second home, or rental property, located only 5 minutes to Grayton Beach. Stained concrete floors, carpeted bedrooms, maple cabinets and vanities, granite counters, in-wall vacuum, and open floor plan with vaulted ceiling in living room, metal ceiling on wrap-around porch, on one-sixth acre lot are just a few features of this home. Magnolia Beach Sub-division features Bay access, and is only steps away from the Pt Washington State Forest. Great beach cottage style homes in this growing area of South Walton. The county is currently in the process of paving the streets in the neighborhood. – See Full Details 

Please call Murray at 850-830-2475 to schedule a showing to see this home.

Sunrise Beach Home for Sale | South of 30A

14 Seaward Dr (aka: “Shell Shocked”) | Sunrise Beach | Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459 – Available for Purchase – $600,000

Enjoy the beach lifestyle in this 3 bed / 3 bath beach home located in the gated community of Sunrise Beach. Complete with heated pool, this cottage is great for vacation rentals and your own enjoyment. Watch the sun set across the Gulf from the 3rd floor observation deck, or enjoy the short stroll to the shops and restaurants at Gulf Place. This home is being sold fully furnished and turn-key ready. The living room’s high ceilings and numerous windows provide much light for a spacious feel. Small deck off of the kitchen provides a great place for grilling. Also, kids can appreciate the loft above the kitchen area, and the sleeping cubby located in one of the guest bedrooms. Ground floor has stained concrete floors with freshly painted wood floors upstairs. Enjoy the beach life! Call Murray Balkcom, Realtor | Broker at 850-830-2475 to schedule an appointment to see this beach home. (See Full Listing Details)

WaterColor Real Estate Update

by Murray Balkcom
Luxury Broker | Realtor

WaterColor, FL is filled with activity. WaterColor now has 706 detached homes completed with another 71 homes currently under construction. There are 106 multi-family homes completed in WaterColor. 20140218_090113

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In January 2014, there were 8 sales in WaterColor with an average price of $913,498, totaling $7.3 million. On average, the sales price was 95.68% of listing price. How does that compare to January of 2013? There were only 3 reported sales in WaterColor in January 2013, up 166%. Dollar volume sold was up 77.24%, from $4,123,000 in Jan 2013. IMG_0292