Discover the Annual 30a Songwriters Festival

Hooks, Lines ~ And Singers

The stage is set

There's no better way to kick off your 2018 than to stage your own weekend getaway on the beautiful Emerald Coast of Florida during the annual 30A Songwriters Festival. This year’s lineup includes huge name acts like Patty Griffin, the North Mississippi Allstars, Emmylou Harris, Lee Ann Womack, and more. Our 30A vacation rentals are perfectly located to help you fully enjoy this seaside festival.

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Block The Dates

It Takes Place Over Four ~ Jam-Packed Days

The festival takes place over four jam-packed days, from January 12-15, 2018. And with over 200 performances at more than 25 venues all along the coast, you’ll want to catch as many as you can. This is a great reason to escape to a warmer climate at the start of the new year.

Big Names

Organizers Weren’t Satisfied ~ With Just One Legend To Play

Here's a quick list of some of the top acts that will be playing the 2018 festival:

Emmylou Harris
Steve Earle
Ann Wilson of Heart
The Zombies
Patty Griffin
Lee Ann Womack
North Mississippi Allstars
Charles Kelley of Lady Antebellum
Robyn Hitchcock
Kathy Mattea
Ed Roland of Collective Soul
Aaron Lee Tasjan
Paul Thorne
and many, many more


The distinguished artists are all experts in their own style of music, so you can be assured there will be something there for everyone in your group.

Small Venues

Everything from Intimate Clubs ~ To Gorgeous Amphitheaters

So how do they pack in all these artists into just one weekend? Simple. Seemingly every community music venue along the beach gets on board. No matter where you stay along the Emerald Coast, chances are, you’ll be just a short walk to one of the participating locations. And those include anywhere from intimate clubs with a capacity of 75 to gorgeous amphitheaters that can obviously accommodate quite a bit more. You’ll definitely want to bask in as much as you can.

Catch a Rising Star

The Next Jackson Browne Is Out There ~ And They’re Somewhere Around Here

Trust us, the next Jackson Brownes and Grace Potters are out there. And they’re probably playing somewhere around here. This is the perfect opportunity to find your diamond in the rough on the Emerald Coast before everyone else does. With more than 150 featured songwriters scheduled to play, you’ll certainly have plenty from which to choose.

Great VIP Packages

Many Options ~ For Every Festival-Goer Type

The 30A Songwriters Festival offers many options for every festival-goer type. Select from a wide range of ticket packages still available that include weekend and VIP passes, dinner reservations from gourmet chefs, and complimentary refreshments. But with the event getting even closer, the best ones are going fast. Secure the ideal deal for you before it’s too late.

Great Rates

Worried About Where To Stay On Short Notice ~ Worry Not

Worried about where to stay on such short notice? Worry not. InvitedHome has a plethora of accommodations available all up and down the Emerald Coast. And because January is considered “off season,” you can experience the festival from the comfort of a beautiful, luxury home at a reasonable cost.

So what are you waiting for? Support the local arts scene. See some legendary performers. Stay right near the beach on the scenic Emerald Coast. And start your year off right at the 8th Annual Songwriters Festival from January 13-15.

Still Have Questions?

We have answers. Please don’t hesitate to contact a live InvitedHome vacation consultant via call or chat and we’ll make sure you have all the information you need. We’re always here to help.

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