Weekly Events

Sept. 21

Into the Woods

The Sondheim favorite about what happens after "happily ever after.” Performed at the Pensacola Little Theatre Sept. 21-23, 27-30, and Oct. 4-7. For more information, visit www.pensacolalittletheatre.com.


Bands on the Blackwater

Bands on the Blackwater is a free outdoor summer concert series 7 to 9 p.m. in downtown Milton on South Willing Street. Pull up your boat up or bring a lawn chair and relax while listening to some great music. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/bandsontheblackwater.


Sept. 22


ReptiDay comes to the Navarre Conference Center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. See live animals from around the world. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.repticon.com.


Crazy for Chemistry

Enjoy a live chemistry demonstration at 10 a.m. and special hands-on chemistry activities from the American Chemical Society at the Emerald Coast Science Center. All ages are welcome. General Admission: $10 adults/$8 kids. For more information, visit ecscience.org.


Holland Farms

Enjoy a farm hayride, pick a pumpkin from the pumpkin patch and many more activities through Nov. 3. For more information, visit www.hollandfarmsonline.com.


AHERO Boardwalk Bash

This event will be held at Pensacola Beach Boardwalk from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. There will be live music, local vendors, door prizes and more. Tickets are $10. or more information, visit www.aherousa.com.


Sept. 23

Taste of Fort Walton Beach

Come out to the FWB Landing Park and enjoy a sampling of eclectic wines, local restaurants, and food trucks from 2 to 5 p.m. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/downtownfwb.


Sept. 27

Pensacola Seafood Festival

Sample a variety of mouth-watering seafood dishes in Fountain Park at weekend long at in Historic Seville Square, 311 E. Government St. For more information, visit www.visitpensacola.com.


Sept. 28

Bands on the Blackwater

Free outdoor summer concert from 7 to 9 p.m. in downtown Milton on South Willing Street. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/bandsontheblackwater.


Sept. 29

Bags, Bubbles, & Bling

Join Emerald Coast Exceptional Families at the Navarre Conference Center from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. for a night of fun and philanthropy. For more information, visit www.emeraldcoastexceptionalfamilies.org


Day of Play

The Community Maritime Park in Pensacola will have exciting activities, games and contests for the entire family. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/playpcolaparks.


Sweet Season Farms Corn Maze and Fall Fun Festival

Visitors can spend time navigating their way through a corn maze, see farm animals and more through Nov. 4.  For additional information, call 850-675-3573 or visit www.sweetseasonfarms.com.


ECWR Fundraiser

The Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge is holding a yard sale to help raise money for their new facilities at Keller Williams Real Estate, 8494 Navarre Parkway, from 8 a.m. to noon. Come on out and meet their critters and have some fun.



Fun Activities

You can go to two locations on the beach and play a game of “Pick-up” volleyball. You might even meet new friends.


Gulf Side

Navarre Pier/Lagerheads on the Gulf

There is always one court open for pick-up volleyball. Volleyballs are available for sign out at the gift shop.  There are occasional tournaments, but a court is always left open for visitors and locals to use.


Sound Side


League play is from 6 p.m. until 11 p.m. Monday thru Thursday. Every other Friday evening and every other Sunday are open tournaments.

Most days courts are open during the day and volleyballs are loaned to those who want to play.

Schedules are posted at the Pagoda Bar which

tell which courts are being used and when.




Navarre Beach is has undergone “beach restoration.” One benefit of beach restoration is the additional of more shells than usual. Have fun shelling!