Four Gulf Place Merchants Celebrate Grand Openings

Four Gulf Place Merchants Celebrate Grand Openings

SANTA ROSA BEACH, Fla. (April 30, 2015) 30A Learning Academy, Islanders Coastal Outfitter, Preacher’s Kitchen and The Perfect Pig will come together to celebrate with a joint Grand Opening event on Saturday, May 9, 2015, at Gulf Place on 30A from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Each of the new stores will host events and specials at their individual locations and the community is invited to come and celebrate free of charge. Live music by the Courtyard Saints, special discounts, giveaways and more will be offered.

As the only Florida Department of Education's private elementary school on Scenic Highway 30A, 30A Learning Academy operates under a 21st century style curriculum. During the May 9th celebrations, 30A Learning Academy will host an open house for prospective students and parents to meet Director and Lead Facilitator, Rebecca Moody Matherne, B.Ed, M.Ed, and discuss all that is offered at 30A Learning Academy. Guests will have a chance to win gift certificates to 30A Learning Academy’s upcoming interactive Summer Kids Adventure Camps, which will include field experiences to learn about Northwest Florida's diverse ecosystems and explore the unique environmental wonders of the 30A and Emerald Coast area.

Islanders Coast Outfitter is owned, operated and frequented by Emerald Coast locals for all beach, swim and coastal gear. Since opening in Gulf Place last November, Islanders carries a number of popular name brands. OluKai and Reef sandals, surf brands Billabong, Hurley, and Roxy, apparel by Salt Life, Rowdy Gentlemen and Fish Hippie can all be purchased from Islanders. Islanders will offer 20% off the entire store as well as a drawing for a free YETI cooler and two Islanders branded TERVIS cups.

Owned by Vickie and Jeff Miller, The Perfect Pig in Gulf Place serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily featuring signature menu items such as brown sugar bacon, house-made chicken tortilla soup and a crackling pork paninis. The Perfect Pig will be pouring half priced mimosas with every food purchase.

Just two doors down from The Perfect Pig’s Gulf Place location, Preacher’s Kitchen is the newest eatery in Gulf Place. The counter-style eatery serves build-your-own gourmet burgers, sandwiches, salads, homemade shakes, and an extensive wine and beer menu. Preacher’s Kitchen guests can enjoy half priced smoothies all day with purchase of meal.