Gulf Breeze Recreation Center

All-Star showcase event set for late June in Gulf Breeze

All-Star showcase event set for late June in Gulf Breeze

There is good news for baseball and softball players in Escambia, Santa Rosa and Okaloosa counties. On June 26, a Subway All-Star baseball and softball showcase will be held for all senior athletes from the 2020 graduating class. The event is going to take place at the Gulf Breeze Recreation Center. Athletes will have an […]

Gulf Breeze gumbo raises scholarship funds

Gulf Breeze gumbo raises scholarship funds

The Rotary Club of Gulf Breeze welcomes gumbo connoisseurs to sample and savor as 20 teams battle for the title of best gumbo maker at the 15th annual Gumbo Cook-Off March 28. Celebrity judges will name the Best Gumbo award and the crowd will vote for the People’s Choice award.  Nearly 1,200 people sampled gumbo […]

One Warm Coat Drive seeking donations

One Warm Coat Drive seeking donations

One Warm Coat Drive will be collecting gently used and new winter coats in the area through October. There are numerous sites to donate coats and jackets to those who need them. The Missions Anglican Church has been the local sponsor for this drive for the past six years, and thousands of coats have been […]

Pickleball players test skills at first tournament

Pickleball players test skills at first tournament

Mildred Hudson plays pickleball every week at the recreation center in Gulf Breeze. On Saturday, she was among the nearly 30 seniors competing in the first ever tournament at the center. “It’s fantastic,” Hudson said. “All of us play recreationally every week, but the tournament is good because it gives us a chance to see […]

Pickleball appeal growing in Gulf Breeze

Pickleball appeal growing in Gulf Breeze

Diane Burns was familiar with the game of pickleball long before she ever came to Florida. “I’m a retired school teacher and taught it in my PE classes in Michigan,” Burns said. Read the full article in the March 2 issue of Navarre Press. Subscribe online at navarrepress.com for as little as $38 per year.