Weekly Events

Nov. 10

Indoor rummage sale

The Navarre Elks Lodge, 2002 Elks Way, is hosting an indoor rummage sale fundraiser from 9 a.m. to noon. Proceeds benefit lodge local legacy charities. For more information, call 850-939-2787.

 

Santa's Arrival

Santa is on his way back to the Santa Rosa Mall in Fort Walton Beach and will be arriving at 11 a.m. He will make his first appearance in the Veterans Day Parade and then march through the mall. There will be a Christmas Market, performances and more.

 

Rhythm & Ribs Festival

Come on out for a saucy and smoking good time at the Rhythm & Ribs Festival located in Historic Downtown Milton. Tickets available for preorder and on-site day-of. Contact Main Street Milton at 850-564-1647 for more information.

 

Touch a Truck

Touch-A-Truck allows children and their parents an opportunity to see, touch and learn about a wide variety of vehicles and how they service our community. The event will take place at Destin Commons in the parking lot on the west side of Bass Pro Shop from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, visit www.destincommons.com.

 

Cheers for charity

Cheers for Charity features over 120 premium wines, craft beers, and various spirit tastings along The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island from 1-6 p.m. 100% of the event proceeds will benefit Panhandle Prayers and Pawsitive Love Foundation, two reputable organizations whose efforts are focused on long-term relief for Hurricane Michael victims. Visit Eventbrite.com to purchase tickets.

 

Nov. 12

Veterans Day Parade

The Veteran's Day parade will begin at 9:30 a.m. at the Milton High School. Organizations wishing to participate in the parade are asked to be at Milton High School no later an 8 a.m. Dan Powers will be the contact person for the Memorial at the high school. There will not be an entry fee required for this parade. Contact Vickie Powers at the SRC Veterans Memorial Plaza at 850-860-2427 if your organization would like to participate.

 

Nov. 15

Cheers & Chili for Charity

Join Epilepsy Florida at its Cheers & Chili for Charity event at First City Art Center, 1060 N. Guillemard St., from 5 to 8 p.m. For more information, visit www.firstcityartcenter.org.

 

Nov. 16

The Nutcracker

Northwest Florida Ballet returns to the Mattie Kelly Arts Center to present the 39th annual production of the classic holiday favorite. Performances will be held on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 16 and 17 at 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 18 at 2:30 p.m. For more information, visit www.mattiekellyartscenter.org.

 

Gallery night

Taking the "Arts to the Streets" where visitors can connect with the unique Culture of Pensacola beginning at 5 p.m. Palafox Street will be closed for traffic between Garden and Main Street. For more information, visit www.gallerynightpensacola.org.

 

Nov. 17

Navarre Chamber Holiday Small Shop Crawl

Everyone is invited to enjoy a fun filled day with your friends and family discovering unique and locally owned small shops & restaurants participating in this awesome event. For more information, call 850-939-3267 or visit navarrechamber.com.

 

Films on the Field

Grab your blankets and chairs to watch “Pocahontas” at the Gulf Breeze Community Center, 800 Shoreline Dr. Movie begins at dusk. For more information, call 850-934-5140.

 

Santa’s Workshop & Craft Fair

The Navarre Garden Club hosts Santa’s Workshop & Craft Fair at the Navarre Conference Center from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be local vendors, door prizes, raffles and more. For additional information, visit www.navarregardenclub.org.

 

Wild Turkey Trot

This is a flat course starting at the Seville Quarter Entertainment Complex. Thanks to the Pensacola Police Department there is no vehicular traffic on the entire course. Register at www.runsignup.com.

 

Covenant Walk for Alzheimer's

Join Covenant Care for their 12th Annual Covenant Walk for Alzheimer's in downtown Pensacola (Seville Park). Arrive early to enjoy family friendly fun, music, food, and much more. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/choosecovenant.

 

 

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

Juana’s

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.

 

 

Shells!

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