Ballet Pensacola invites you to experience the magic of this beloved holiday classic featuring the tale of young Clara and her Nutcracker Prince at the Pensacola Saenger Theatre Dec. 15-17. Share the enchantment with your family as you journey through a glistening winter wonderland and the whimsical Land of the Sweets. For more information, call 850-595-3880 […]
Your family won’t want to miss Christmas on the Coast, where the Pensacola Children’s Chorus will transform sunny weather into a winter wonderland. You’ll experience all the sights and sounds of the season that will have you humming through the New Year. Christmas on the Coast will be performed Dec. 8-10 at the Pensacola Saenger […]
First City Art Center (FCAC) is excited to hold its Hot Glass, Cold Brew– Holiday & Ugly Sweater Party at 1060 N. Guillemard St. Wear your favorite holiday or ugly sweater for fun photo ops and join in on the merry making and holiday cheer. Full admission ($20/$25) will include a signature handmade glass or […]
The Gulf Coast Chorale presents a show that is filled with much-loved music evoking images of Christmas past, present and future at the Pensacola Little Theatre, 400 S. Jefferson St. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10, and are available through the Chorale website, www.gulfcoastchorale.org, at the door, and from Chorale members.
In September, the Santa Rosa Board of County Commissioners approved paying $80,000-$150,000 to consulting firm Matrix Design Group to create a District 4 Master Plan for the Navarre, Holley and Navarre Beach area. As development of that plan gets underway, the Navarre Press is taking a look at planning the future of Navarre. As the […]
U.S. Senator Bill Nelson has withdrawn his support for legislation that would give Navarre Beach residents fee simple title ownership of their property. Nelson initially agreed to cosponsor the bill with senator Marco Rubio earlier this year, but formally withdrew that support Oct. 23 amid criticism of possible development of the beach. In a statement […]
For more than 150 years, the Pensacola Lighthouse has served as an unwavering beacon for ships at sea. Through that lengthy history the towering structure may have picked up a few permanent residents of the supernatural variety, said Rob Booth. Booth has been working and volunteering at the lighthouse for nearly eight years, and he […]
No one was afraid of Pensacola’s baseball team losing a lead inside Blue Wahoos Stadium late Wednesday night. But the ghouls and ghosts and, of course, clowns – you can’t have Halloween without clowns – instilled plenty of fear into the members of the media who were brave enough to venture through the Terror Under […]
Pensacola Seafood Festival Sample a variety of mouth-watering seafood dishes and enjoy continuous entertainment at Seville Square, Fountain Park and waterfront Bartram Park in Historic Downtown Pensacola Sept. 29-Oct. 1. A children’s area is filled with activities for all ages. For additional information, visit fiestaoffiveflags.com. Corn Maze and Fall Fun Festival Visitors can spend time […]
Designer Bag Bingo Emerald Coast Exceptional Families invites you for a girl’s night out on Friday, Sept. 22 for a chance to win fabulous prizes. Event starts at 6:30 p.m. at the Holley by the Sea Beach House. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Ticket purchase includes one set of bingo […]
Navarre’s volleyball team traveled to Pensacola on Sep. 5 and won a closely contested match, 3 games to two over the Tigers. Two days later, they returned home and were overwhelmed by Tate, last year’s district runner-up, three games to none. Navarre 3, Pensacola 2 The Raiders made the first game look easy, winning 25-12. […]
The Gulf Coast Summer Fest Jazz Edition will take place from 3:30 to 11:45 p.m. at Community Maritime Park, 301 W. Main St. Bring your coolers, lawn chairs & umbrellas. No glass containers, tents or grills allowed. Cost is $65 for general admission (day of show $80) and preferred table seating $100 (per person). For […]
People say time flies when you are having fun. And once again, it’s time for the Senior Games of Pensacola. The event will take place Sept. 8-24 and residents of Santa Rosa County will be among the participants. Cheryl Fox, who works for the City of Pensacola and coordinates the games, said it’s hard to […]
The secret that was Navarre wasn’t only the white powdery sand, the forgotten history of the Spaniards nor the clear emerald waters of the Gulf. The terror that gripped the hearts of frolicking children and their parents at the sight of a gray fin sliding through red-hued water was the secret that held the nation’s […]
If you haven’t heard of “Pensacola Rocks”, it is a new phenomenon of painting rocks to “hide” around Pensacola and all Northwest Florida to spread joy and brighten people’s day. The Blue Wahoos are ready to bring that fun into the stadium! Thanks to Woerner Landscape, the Blue Wahoos are going to rock the stadium […]
Pensacon presents the second “Dress Up or Dress Up” Costume Ball fundraiser at the Pensacola little Theatre from 7 to 11 p.m. Come “dressed up” in your best costume, cosplay, cocktail or formal wear. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, drinks from the cash bar, live entertainment, and dancing in the ballroom. All ticket sales and monies raised […]
The Pensacola Saenger Theatre will show “The Princess Bride”, at 7 p.m. Tickets are $5 for general admission seating. For more details, visit pensacolasaenger.com.
Enjoy a family classic, “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs”, at 10 a.m. at the Pensacola Saenger Theatre. Tickets are $5 for general admission seating. The Box Office will open an hour before show time, but it is recommended that tickets be purchased in advance to avoid line waiting. For more information, visit pensacolasaenger.com.
Catch a beautiful sunset, and maybe even a glimpse of our famous Blue Angels coming home while you enjoy free music and great times on the beautiful Pensacola Bay. Pack your coolers and bring your lawn chairs. Concessions are available. Concerts begin at 6 p.m. and are free and open to the public. For more […]
“Robin Hood” will show at 10 a.m. at the Pensacola Saenger Theatre. Tickets are $5. The Box Office will open an hour before show time, but it is recommended that tickets be purchased in advance to avoid line waiting. For more information, visit pensacolasaenger.com.
Mary Moore had no idea there was a professional baseball league for women. One of her teachers mentioned there was a former student playing in it and put Moore in touch with her. The Michigan native went off to Indiana for a tryout and the rest is history for Moore, who spent three seasons in […]
Soldier re-enactors walked around dressed in attire they would have worn in the 1860s. Students who have spent the summer working with the Youth Conservation Corps spoke to the crowds that gathered around them about the history of the fort as the sun set behind them. Rain eventually did roll in, but it didn’t put […]
Casino Beach Bar and Grill in Pensacola stepped up to help their neighbors in Navarre July 19 through the Thursday Respite Fundraiser. During the event 20 percent of all drink and food sales made at the restaurant and bar were donated to the respite program. Owner Matt LaFon said it was the least he could […]
Be a part of this sell-out event held at Seville Quarter in downtown Pensacola on Wednesday, July 26. Enjoy live music, a silent auction, an art work sale, and all the crab cakes you can eat. Restaurants, chefs and organizations can showcase their best crab cake recipe amongst 20 teams competing for the bragging rights […]
Clark Partington Attorneys at Law will host a special screening of “A League of their Own” at Blue Wahoos Stadium. It promises to be an incredible evening celebrating youth sports and the 25th Anniversary of the movie. Mary Moore, former professional baseball player and actress in “A League of their Own” will speak and sign autographs. Full concessions will be available […]
In the wake of hurricane Ivan, many homes and businesses were destroyed. For Joanna Johannes, returning in the wake of the storm with her small children was devastating, she said. She had just moved to Gulf Breeze two years prior, and the storm had totaled her house. “It took everything,” she said. Read the full […]
Roman Stanley has found a great way to stay busy in his retirement life. He volunteers at Gulf Islands National Seashore, working the front desk in the visitor center at the headquarters at Naval Live Oaks. While he admits he’s never been a big-time outdoor enthusiast, he loves seeing people partake in all that the […]
Enjoy a family classic, “Beauty and the Beast”, at 10 a.m. at the Pensacola Saenger Theatre. Tickets are $5 for general admission seating. The Box Office will open an hour before show time, but it is recommended that tickets be purchased in advance to avoid line waiting. For more information, visit pensacolasaenger.com.
Everyone’s favorite gumshoe is back with another thrilling adventure at the Pensacola Little Theatre July 8, 9, 15 & 16. Old Granny Possum is kidnapped by Bluebeard and his band of scurvy pirates. This show will be sure to entertain your youngsters. For more information, call 850-432-2042 or visit www.pensacolalittletheatre.com.