Coastal Concessions

Pier operator’s other businesses gone

Pier operator’s other businesses gone

From a tennis clientele in Pensacola to off-road vehicle enthusiasts riding a remote trail near Milton, Coastal Concessions seems to have a diverse customer base and be an extensive enterprise as depicted on its website. But the reality is much different: a shrinking company that has lost or walked away from contracts at the federal, […]

Toes-N-Sand

Bring blankets, chairs and your family for a sunset movie next to the pier on Navarre Beach. The movie showing is “Minions”. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/lagerheadsonthegulf.

Pier managers tighten receipt practices

Pier managers tighten receipt practices

Visitors to Navarre Beach Pier are being pressed to accept receipts this week in the wake of a request from county commissioners for better tracking of attendance. “We’re trying to get everyone to take a receipt even if they say they don’t want one,” said Stephanie Maddox, co-owner of Coastal Concessions. Commissioners requested the more […]

Public restroom shortage questioned again

Public restroom shortage questioned again

The need for public restrooms in Santa Rosa County recreation facilities has gained attention from county commissioners for the second time in less than a month. On Monday the panel agreed to consider adding restrooms on the Navarre Beach Pier to the ones at its base However, if facilities are installed, they may be portable […]

Pier operators to pay county day-by-day

Pier operators to pay county day-by-day

The operators of the Navarre Beach Pier will pay Santa Rosa County its share of admission revenues on a daily basis through direct deposit to a credit card account, according to a new agreement. Read the full article in the Mar. 17 issue of Navarre Press. Click HERE to subscribe for as little as $38 […]

County approves pier contract amendments

County approves pier contract amendments

At the Santa Rosa Board of County Commissioners’ meeting on Jan. 14, the discussion with pier operator Coastal Concessions continued regarding making amendments to the pier management contract currently in place with the county. Coastal Concessions has been under the microscope recently because of overdue payment of pier admission fees to the county. Coastal Concessions […]

Pier pressure relief

Pier pressure relief

Pier managers, Scott Rayner and Stephanie Maddox addressed the county commissioners Monday. Management company, Coastal Concessions, (Coastal) is current on the admission fees owed Santa Rosa County and is seeking equitable relief on portions of their pier maintenance contract with Santa Rosa County. County Commissioner Rob Williamson met with Coastal prior to the Monday meeting […]

Record-breaking year for Pier

Record-breaking year for Pier

The Navarre Beach pier operator has averted a debt default and takeover of its operations by Santa Rosa County, but Coastal Concessions nevertheless says sharing business responsibilities could help avoid a future financial crisis. Commission Chairman Lane Lynchard agreed in an email to the Navarre Press that a “more equitable division of expenses could be […]

Pier managers meet payment deadline to County

Pier managers meet payment deadline to County

Coastal Concessions, Inc. delivered cashier’s checks totaling $57,129.55 to Santa Rosa County this morning to meet the Dec. 11 deadline for payment imposed by the County.  The amount includes the past due Sept. and Oct. gate fees owed and the percentage of sales owed for Oct.  This satisfies the condition that the Board of County Commissioners […]

Pier’s popularity continues to soar

Pier’s popularity continues to soar

  More than a year after the ownership of the Navarre Beach Fishing Pier switched hands from Pier Inc. to Coastal Concessions, improvements in management and atmosphere are tough to ignore. Scott Rayner, who owns Coastal Concessions, discussed the improvements this week and the effort that has been made to turn the pier into a hot […]

Patron accused of cutting fishing lines banned from pier

Patron accused of cutting fishing lines banned from pier

Following numerous complaints and multiple warnings spanning two years, operators of the Navarre Beach Fishing Pier banned Arthur Waldrop for what they called ongoing behavioral issues. Waldrop and his wife, Katherine, attended the Santa Rosa County Commissioners April 20 committee meeting to appeal the decision by Coastal Concessions, which operates the county-owned facility. Katherine Waldrop suggested other anglers were “jealous” […]

Lagerheads makes donations

Lagerheads makes donations

Three local organizations — Holley-Navarre Fire District, Navarre Beach Fire Department and Air Commando Association — received donations July 1 from fundraisers conducted at Lagerheads on the Gulf on the Navarre Beach Fishing Pier. “Coastal Concessions is honored to have the opportunity given by the Santa Rosa County tax payers and commissioners to provide us the […]