Weekly Events

Aug. 11

Movies at the landing

“Transformers” will show at the FWB Landing, 139 Brooks St SE, at 7:30 p.m. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets for this family friendly event. Concessions are available for purchase. Pets allowed. For more information, visit www.downtownfwb.com.

 

Aug. 12

Sea Turtle Baby Shower

Spend a family friendly afternoon of games, activities, entertainment to educate and celebrate Sea Turtles. Take the Sea Turtle Friendly Oath and meet Meg the Mermaid. There is no entry fee. Event will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Landshark Landing, 165 Fort Pickens Rd. For more information, call 850-916-6971.

 

Classic Movie Series

The Pensacola Saenger Theatre will show “Viva Las Vegas”, at 7 p.m. Tickets are $5 for general admission seating.  For more details, visit pensacolasaenger.com.

 

Kids' Movie Club

“Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” will begin at 10 a.m. at the Pensacola Saenger Theatre. Tickets are $5. The Box Office will open an hour before show time. For more information, visit pensacolasaenger.com.

 

Back to School Fun Day

Come out with your family and enjoy an afternoon at the Midway Fire Department, 1322 College Parkway, from 4 to 6 p.m.  There will be water activities, drinks, food and face painting. Bring a swim suit and towel.  Baked goods needed and volunteers welcomed.  For more information, call Margaret at 850-932-2914.

 

Aug. 13

Home run for early learning

Starting an hour before the Blue Wahoos’ home game vs. the Mobile BayBears, children can participate in fun learning activities at the WSRE Imagination Station outside the stadium. Kids visiting the Imagination Station will receive a free book and families will receive a free WSRE PBS KIDS beach ball as they leave the game. Items available while supplies last. Visit www.wsre.org/imaginationstation to learn more.

 

Aug. 15

Market in the Breeze

Come shop the selection of area vendors, bringing you their very best at fair market prices from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Gulf Breeze Community Center, 800 Shoreline Dr.  For information, please call 850-867-7263.

 

Bands on the Beach

This free concert series features a lineup of performers for every musical taste at the Gulfside Pavilion at Casino Beach from 7 to 9 p.m. For more information, call the SRIA at 932-2257 or visit www.visitpensacolabeach.com.

 

Aug. 16

Tap it and Run Club

Join World of Beer in Pensacola, 200 S. Palafox Place,  for their Tap it and Run Club every Wednesday at 6 p.m. Participants run a 5K down Palafox, around the Wahoos Stadium and by Seville Park. Go at your own pace, and when you're done enjoy beer specials and a free pasta snack to recover.

 

Aug. 17

Tunes by the Dunes

The Navarre Chamber hosts a free summer concert from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Navarre Beach Park just east of the Navarre Beach Fishing Pier. For more information, call 850-939-3267 or visit www.navarrechamber.com.

 

Aug. 18

Movies at the landing

“Beauty and the Beast” will show at the FWB Landing, 139 Brooks St SE, at 7:30 p.m. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets for this family friendly event. Pets allowed. For more information, visit www.downtownfwb.com.

 

Aug. 19

NKOJ Pirate Bash

The Navarre Krewe of Jesters invites you to join them for their annual Pirate Bash at the Navarre Conference Center from 7 to 11 p.m. There will be door prizes, a costume contest, fun games and more. This is a BYOB event. NKOJ will supply the mixers. Tickets are $25. Group prices available. For more information or to purchase tickets call LeAnn at 850-382-1143 or Debbie at 850-586-3537.

 

Classic Movie Series

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.

 

Kids' Movie Club

“The Aristocats” begins at 10 a.m. at the Pensacola Saenger Theatre. Tickets are $5. The Box Office will open an hour before show time.  For more information, visit pensacolasaenger.com.

 

Pensacola Comic Convention

A weekend of science fiction, horror fantasy, gaming, anime, costuming, artists, celebrities, comics, cosplay and more Aug. 19 & 20 at the Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds Expo Hall, 6655 Mobile Highway.  For additional information, visit pensacolacomiccon.com.

 

 

 

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!