30A Half Marathon & 5K Weekend kicks off with BBQ festival

WALTON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG) - A big event for a good cause is taking over 30A this weekend. A guest joined us in our studio with the details.

The 30A Half Marathon & 5K Weekend kicks off Friday with the 30A BBQ Festival from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Gulf Place. This lively event is the perfect way to spend a Friday night. Tickets are available at the door and cost $35 for adults and $12 for children ages 6 to 12. Any children under the age of 6 can get in for free.

All of this event's proceeds will benefit The Sonder Project and support its mission to strengthen communities through food security, clean water, housing, and education.

Registered participants of the 30A Half Marathon & 5K will be granted free admission with registration.

Following the BBQ festival, the race's expo is Saturday. Race day is Sunday. The race will start and finish at Gulf Place. The half marathon will start and 7 a.m. and the 5K will start at 7:10 a.m.

For more information, watch Paris's full interview.

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