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The Blue Angels Resume 2016 Season

Posted on: June 25th, 2016 by brent

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Blue Angels Resume Schedule

San Diego, Calif. – The U.S. Navy Blue Angels will return to its 2016 demonstration schedule July 2-4 in Traverse City, Mich., Commander, Naval Air Forces announced.

The Blue Angels temporarily stood down, canceling three weekend shows following a crash on June 2 during a practice in Smyrna, Tenn., in which Marine Capt. Jeff Kuss was killed.

The Team will fly a modified five jet demonstration in Traverse City, along with Fat Albert, the Blue Angels C-130.

“The Team is proud to resume the Blue Angels mission, representing the pride and professionalism of the Navy and Marine Corps, and inspiring a culture of excellence.  The Blue Angels are looking forward to flying in Traverse City, Mich., Fourth of July weekend, and are also honored to have the opportunity to perform in celebration of our great nation’s Independence Day,” said Cmdr. Ryan Bernacchi, commanding officer and flight leader.  ”Our fans and the entire air show industry have been extremely patient as we have navigated through this very difficult loss of our teammate, and for that, we will always be grateful.”

The Blue Angels will pick up with their schedule with Traverse City, Gary, Ind. and Pensacola, Fla.

45th Annual Pensacola International Billfish Tournament

Posted on: June 22nd, 2016 by brent

45th ANNUAL PENSACOLA INTERNATIONAL BILLFISH TOURNAMENT

June 29-July 3rd, 2016

Since 1970, The International Has Become A Tradition In Downtown Pensacola. We have had over 22,000 Anglers fish our tournament and we continue to provide a legendary Billfish Tournament for the Gulf Coast. We Thank all of our anglers and invite you to join us this year at Palafox Pier for our 45th Annual Pensacola International Billfish Tournament.

Social Events
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 29th – LATE REGISTRATION – 6:00 – 9:00 pm – CAPTAIN’S MEETING at 9:00 PM
Sanders Beach Community Center, 913 South I St., Pensacola, FloridaTHURSDAY, JUNE 30th – Boats may leave from any designated pass at 4:00 pm with video confirmation of the time and date on your GPS and boat leaving the pass, land included. Lines in at 4:01FRIDAY, JULY 1ST – Scales open at 5:00 pm and close at 8:00 pm at Palafox Pier Marina, Downtown PensacolaSATURDAY, JULY 2ND – Scales open at 3:00 pm at Palafox Pier Marina, Downtown Pensacola, FL.
ALL BOATS MUST BE IN LINE OUTSIDE THE MARINA AT 8:00 PM TO WEIGH THEIR FISH.

SUNDAY, JULY 3RD – AWARDS BRUNCH – Seville Quarter – 10:00 am Awards Brunch and refreshments will be served

BASED ON 50 BOAT PARTICIPATION

CASH AWARDS INCLUDE:
$5,000.00 – Vince Whibbs Big Blue Award – In the Event no Blue Marlin Qualify the $5,000 will roll over to next year and add another $5,000.00 will be added

$5,000.00 – Yellowfin and Gulf Shores Power Sports – Top Small Boat

$2,500.00 – Pensacola Rubber and Gasket Top Friday Boat – 1st Place Payout – Guaranteed

$9,000.00 – Tuna, Dolphin and Wahoo – 1st , 2nd, and 3rd Place Payouts

Remember we have a NO WORRIES CLAUSE for our anglers : If your team chooses to be removed from the tournament for any reason The Pensacola Big Game Fishing Club will refund all but 10% of any tournament entry fee as long as a boat member notifies the tournament committee prior to and does not attend the captains meeting.

Craig Campbell Close Up – Flounder’s – July 6

Posted on: June 21st, 2016 by brent


Don’t miss the next Cat Country Close Up featuring Craig Campbell.  See him perform the Outskirts of Heaven live at Flounders!

Date: July 6 (Wednesday Night)

Doors Open: All Day

Show Time: 7pm

Location: Flounder’s on Pensacola Beach (Click Here to Map)
Gulf Islands National Seashore, 800 Quietwater Beach Rd, Gulf Breeze, FL 32561

Show Type: Acoustic

Cost: FREE (ALL AGES).

Sertoma’s 4th of July Celebration

Posted on: May 27th, 2016 by Andy

Sertoma’s 4th of July Celebration!

 

For the 27th year, area Sertoma organizations are coordinating and hosting the largest Fireworks display on the Gulf Coast over Pensacola Bay on Monday, July 4th, 2016, at 9:00 pm. There will be activities throughout the day, from 11:00 am until 6:00 pm, in Seville Square to include a FREE Children’s Area with inflatables, pony rides, rock climbing wall, “meet and greet” with characters, face painting,and much more!  There will also be a variety of Arts and Crafts vendors, Food vendors, and live entertainment on the gazebo stage beginning at 11:00 am.  Of course, the 4th of July would not be complete without a Hot Dog Eating Contest! Be sure to sign up early as the contest begins promptly at noon!  Starting at 4:30, there will be live music on the Bayfront Stage. Symphony Sparks and Stars continues at the Hunter Amphitheater behind Blue

Wahoos Stadium at 7:30 featuring a military jet flyover, and the Pensacola Symphony Orchestra performing patriotic songs honoring each branch of the military. The festivities will culminate with the fireworks show over Pensacola Bay, synchronized with music broadcast on Cat Country 98.7 so make sure you bring your radios.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION!

SYMPHONY SPARKS AND STARS FACEBOOK PAGE

BooFest 2016 – July 22-23

Posted on: May 20th, 2016 by brent


Boo Fest 2016 featuring Tracy Lawrence and Tracy Byrd

with James Dupré, Ira Dean, Dallas Davidson and Jamey Johnson

Here is the complete schedule of events.

Friday July 22
5:30pm to 8:00PM silent auction. Must have ticket and register for auction number to bid on items. Live entertainment during silent auction. Live auction begins at 8 PM with entertainment following by:

Brigitte London

Kris Colwell

Jeffrey East

Rob Hatch

Lance Miller

Paul Jenkins

Jamey Johnson

 

Saturday July 23

Entertainment starts at 7:00pm

James Dupré

Ira Dean

Dallas Davidson

Tracy Byrd

Tracy Lawrence

 

The event helps local charities like:

Santa Rosa Kids House

My Father’s Arrows

Air Commandos Association

Fisher House Foundation

Christ’s Starfish Foundation

and Local Schools

 

Ticket info – Each ticket is good for both nights:

VIP Floor (standing room only & includes Alcohol) $200

Sponsor packages and table seating—contact Toggy Pace via email — Toggy@bellsouth.net

Free tickets from P2 to Active Duty and Retired Military while supplies last—only available after on sale and must show Military ID at Pensacola Bay Center Box Office **limited 2 per ID

Price Level 1 $55.00

Price Level 2 $34.50

*additional fees may apply online

 

One Ticket good for both nights—Friday and Saturday

Friday – live and silent Auctions + entertainment
Saturday—entertainment

Doors at 5:30pm both nights

Tickets available at Pensacola Bay Center Box Office, online at

Ticketmaster.com (the link above) and by phone 800-745-3000

Brantley Gilbert – The Wharf – June 26

Posted on: April 30th, 2016 by brent
TAKE IT OUTSIDE TOUR 2016
Listen each weekday morning at 720a for the times to listen for the cue to call.  When you are the 9th caller you will score tickets to see Brantley Gilbert and be qualified for the VIP upgrade with premium Tickets, Backstage Pre-Show Q & A, Meet and Greets, and a signed Just As I am Album. 

BRANTLEY GILBERT

WITH SPECIAL GUESTS

JUSTIN MOORE & COLT FORD

ORANGE BEACH, ALABAMA

JUNE 26TH – 7:00PM

GENERAL ADMISSION: $59.75

RESERVED SEATS: $59.75 – $34.75 – $24.75 **PLUS APPLICABLE FEES & SERVICE CHARGES**

TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12TH – 10AM!

ONLINE AT TICKETMASTER.COM, THE WHARF BOX OFFICE
OR CHARGE BY PHONE 800.745.3000.

ALL DATES, ACTS & TICKET PRICES SUBJECT TO CHANGE. A SERVICE CHARGE IS ADDED TO EACH TICKET.

Miranda Lambert at the Wharf on September 8

Posted on: April 26th, 2016 by brent

Keeper of the Flame Tour 

Miranda Lambert

With special guests
Kip Moore & Brothers Osborne
Orange Beach, Alabama
At The Wharf
September 8th – 7pm doors open – 6pm

Pricing:
GA pit: $75.75
Reserved seats: $75.75 – $65.75 – $55.75
**plus applicable fees & service charges**

Tickets on sale Friday, June 3rd – 10am!

Online at ticketmaster.com, the Wharf box office or charge by phone 800.745.3000.

All dates, acts & ticket prices subject to change. A service charge is added to each ticket.

Listen to win tickets on Cat Country 98.7

Shop Local

Posted on: April 17th, 2016 by brent

 

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Dierks Bentley at the Wharf – July 17

Posted on: March 28th, 2016 by brent

DIERKS BENTLEY

WITH SPECIAL GUESTS

RANDY HOUSER

CAM
& TUCKER BEATHARD

ORANGE BEACH, ALABAMA

JULY 17TH – 7PM

GENERAL ADMISSION PIT: $67.00

RESERVED SEATS: $67.00 – $57.00 – $27.00 **PLUS APPLICABLE FEES & SERVICE CHARGES**

TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, APRIL 1ST – 10AM!

ONLINE AT TICKETMASTER.COM, THE WHARF BOX OFFICE
OR CHARGE BY PHONE 800.745.3000.

ALL DATES, ACTS & TICKET PRICES SUBJECT TO CHANGE. A SERVICE CHARGE IS ADDED TO EACH TICKET.

Gallery Night 2016

Posted on: December 11th, 2015 by brent

Stroll through the charming brick walkways of Downtown Pensacola to experience an eclectic array of music, art and cuisine. Explore galleries and businesses featuring the works of dozens of local artists. Soak up the sounds of local musicians and the aromas of local cuisine as the energy of the evening carries you from venue to venue. Gallery Night is a free event and many businesses provide light refreshments.

• Feb. 19
• March 18
• April 15
• May 20
• June 17
• July 22
• Aug. 19
• Sept. 16
• Oct. 21
• Nov. 18
• Dec. 16

Like Gallery Night on Facebook!

Special thanks to our 5pm-9pm street closure sponsors, Stella Artois!

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