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WSRE’S Kid’s Day at the Gulfarium on March 11th

Posted on: February 24th, 2017 by miranda

 

The 3rd annual WSRE PBS Kids & Family Day at Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park will take place from 10am to 2pm on Saturday, March 11th. Beloved characters from the PBS Kids show “Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That”, “Curious George” and “Super Why!” will be the park to greet young fans engaged in hands-on children’s activities including  arts and crafts and a scavenger hunt.

In addition to WSRE PBS KIDS & Family Fay, Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park will operate under regular park hours with their dolphin and sea lion shows, animal exhibits, aquariums. A portion of the proceeds from admission fees will benefit the WSRE-TV Foundation. Ticket and park information is available online at gulfarium.com

This event will be held rain or shine!

For more information about the Gulfarium, click here!

Aegean Breeze- $10 Lunch for Two

Posted on: February 23rd, 2017 by miranda

 

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Alabama with Charlie Daniels Band – The Wharf – May 27th

Posted on: February 21st, 2017 by brent

ALABAMA WITH SPECIAL GUEST
CHARLIE DANIELS BAND

ORANGE BEACH, ALABAMA

SATURDAY, MAY 27TH – 8PM DOORS OPEN – 7PM

ALL SEATS RESERVED

$79.50 – $69.50 – $49.50 – $27.00 **PLUS APPLICABLE FEES & SERVICE CHARGES**

TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24TH – 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.

 

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Riverwalk Arts Festival in Milton on March 4th and 5th

Posted on: February 21st, 2017 by miranda

 

29TH ANNUAL RIVERWALK ARTS FESTIVAL


The Santa Rosa Arts and Culture Foundation invites you to join them for one of the first and friendliest arts festivals of the season. This wildly popular events is in its 29th year, drawing people from near and far throughout the southern region.

The Riverwalk Arts Festival will be held on Saturday March 4 from 10AM to 5PM and Sunday March 5 from 10AM to 5PM. This festival features juried fine art, heritage folk art, cultural performances, continuous music and food, the All County Youth Art Exhibit and a cool Kids Fun Zone.

Awards will be given for Best in Show, First Place, Second Place and Honorable Mention in each qualifying category.

For more information, click here!

Blue Angel’s Rock & Fly Half Marathon and 5K- March 18th

Posted on: February 20th, 2017 by miranda

ROCK N FLY INSTRUCTIONS/RACE DAY DETAILS


SECURITY – Both gates to NAS Pensacola will be open on March 18th beginning at 0600. Please have a valid driver’s license or military ID out and ready for the gate guards. Please show your race bib to expedite entry to the base. Vehicles may be asked to pull over for security checks. Please arrive early due to the fact we want a safe and secure race/event. There will be additional security on the course as well as security forces looking for any suspicious activity and bags. If you see anything that you question as suspicious, please notify security or a race volunteer. NO BACKPACKS or BIG BAGS.

WEATHER – Please look for an email and facebook before 6a.m. if weather is a potential issue. We could delay the start, cancel, or just have a shorter event with the bands inside the NASC auditorium. We will make every effort to have the event but safety is always our first concern. The Commanding Officer of the base will decide if inclement weather will impede us from proceeding with the Rock N Fly. Plan on running!

PARKING- Please review the parking map on www.runrocknfly.com and follow signs morning of the event. Carpooling is cool for Rock N Flyers. Please look for signs and road guards to direct traffic.

THE START- The half marathon & 5K starts on Radford and Fred Bauer Blvd in front of Starbucks. Please be at the start line NLT 07:45 am for colors, national anthem, invocation and Rock N Fly kick-off. There will be signs to direct runners or walkers to the appropriate corral based on estimated pace per mile. Strollers and walkers please line up in the back.

THE COURSE The half marathon should be completed within in a 4-hour time limit. Enjoy the 10 music stations, DJ, music stop, flyover, and 10 water stations along the course. There will be ample water. Gatorade will be offered at mile 10. Be on the lookout for rocker band signs and help us give the biggest trophy ever to the most rowdy fluid station.

THE FINISH- Congratulations on your accomplishment in advance! All half marathoners will be given a medal by a Marine. All runners will then proceed through a food line with pizza, subs, bananas, oranges, and bottled water. Please enjoy and take only what you will eat. The food is for the runners. You paid. Your hand will be marked and you will not be able to return to the food tent. REMEMBER TO RETURN YOUR CHIP.

THE PARTY- The first bands will kick-off by 0900 followed by our second band around 1030. We will have live music up until 1200. All runners that want to drink will need a wristband and will be marked and receive up to 3 beers. YOU MUST B 21. Please make sure you drink responsibly!

THE CONTESTS- We will have a best couples line dance off contest and best soul costume contest with three awards deep. Get your wigs and gear on and be looking for the volunteer judges. Please come over to the awards tent and vote for the best fluid station for the biggest trophy ever awarded.

THE SHOW- There will be two jumbotrons one for the start and one for the post-race party. We will begin the jumbotron show around 0630 a.m. The performing rifle team will show at 0750. The electric guitar national anthem will kick off at 0800. The CO will make opening remarks prior to the video tribute preceding the flyover. The race will start at approximately 0810. The start will be led by a cadre of motorcycles for the half marathon and the Allen Turner Hyundai pace car for the 5K.

MOST IMPORTANT DETAIL-YOU! You have helped make Rock N Fly one of the the biggest running events in Pensacola and the South. Thanks so much for supporting the Rock N Fly! The funds raised will go to support Navy Marine Corps Relief Society and 2017 Navy Ball. Thank you so much.

For ticket information, click here!

5 Flags Speedway – March 5 – Fan Appreciation Day

Posted on: February 17th, 2017 by brent

It’s Cat Country Fan Appreciation Day at 5 Flags Speedway. $5.00 gets you in for all the racing. Kicking off the Season at 2pm on Sunday afternoon March 5th. You get great racing on America’s Favorite Home Track. Watch the Outlaw Stock, Pro Truck, Sportsman, and Pure Stock. Help kick off the 50th year of the Snowball Derby.

52nd ACM Nominations

Posted on: February 16th, 2017 by brent

From the ACM:

ACM Nominees: Capitol’s Keith Urban leads nominees for the 52nd Annual ACM Awards, which air April 2 from Las Vegas on CBS-TV. RCA’s Miranda Lambert and Columbia’s Maren Morris each have six nods, BMLGR’s Florida Georgia Line and Sony’sTim McGraw each have five, with Capitol’s Dierks Bentley, Valory’s Thomas Rhett and Mercury’s Chris Stapleton having three nominations each. The full list:

Entertainer: Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban.

Male Vocalist: Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Thomas Rhett, Chris Stapleton, Keith Urban.

Female Vocalist: Kelsea Ballerini, Miranda Lambert, Maren Morris, Kacey Musgraves, Carrie Underwood.

Vocal Duo: Big & Rich, Brothers Osborne, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line, Maddie & Tae.

Vocal Group: Eli Young Band, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Old Dominion, Rascal Flatts.

New Male: Kane Brown, Chris Janson, Chris Lane, Jon Pardi, Brett Young.

New Female: Lauren Alaina, Cam, Brandy Clark, Maren Morris.

New Vocal Duo/Group: A Thousand Horses, Brothers Osborne, Dan + Shay, LoCash, Maddie & Tae.

Album: Black, Dierks Bentley; Dig Your Roots, Florida Georgia Line; Hero, Maren Morris; Ripcord, Keith Urban; The Weight Of These Wings, Miranda Lambert.

Single: “Blue Ain’t Your Color,” Keith Urban; “H.O.L.Y.” Florida Georgia Line; “Humble And Kind,” Tim McGraw; “My Church,” Maren Morris; “Vice,” Miranda Lambert.

Song: ”Blue Ain’t Your Color,” Keith Urban; “Die A Happy Man,” Thomas Rhett; “Humble And Kind,” Tim McGraw; “Kill A Word,” Eric Church f/Rhiannon Giddens; “Tennessee Whiskey,” Chris Stapleton; “Vice,” Miranda Lambert.

Video: “Fire Away,” Chris Stapleton; “Forever Country,” Various Artists; “Humble And Kind,” Tim McGraw; “Peter Pan,” Kelsea Ballerini, “Vice,” Miranda Lambert.

Songwriter: Ashley Gorley, Luke Laird, Hillary Lindsey, Shane McAnally, Lori McKenna.

Vocal Event: ”Different For Girls,” Dierks Bentley f/Elle King; “Forever Country,” Various Artists; “May We All,” Florida Georgia Line f/Tim McGraw; “Setting The World On Fire,” Kenny Chesney f/P!nk; “Think Of You,” Chris Young f/Cassadee Pope.

Gallery Night 2017

Posted on: February 11th, 2017 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.

2017 Dates for Gallery Night

  • January 20
  • February 17
  • March 17
  • April 21
  • May 19
  • June 16
  • July 21
  • August 18
  • September 15
  • October 20
  • November 17
  • December 15

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Bands on the Beach 2017

Posted on: February 6th, 2017 by brent

Bands on the Beach

Pensacola Beach’s popular outdoor summer concert series, Bands on the Beach, features a lineup of performers sure to please every musical taste.

Located in the beautiful Gulfside Pavilion overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, the series features regional artists performing a wide variety of music. Bring your lawn chair and join us every summer for hot music, smooth grooves and a whole lot of good times. Bands on the Beach is at 7 p.m. and begins the first Tuesday in April and ends the last Tuesday in October.

April 4 - Not Quite Fab
April 11 – Bay Gridge Band
April 18 - 13th Hourglass
April 25 - Dr. Breeze
May 2 - CrossTown
May 9 - True Blue Band
May 16 - Continuum
May 23 – Moderate Chop
May 30 - Deception
June 6 - Buck Nasty & The Cadillac
June 13 - The Astronauts
June 20 - The Rowdies
June 27 - Déjà vu
July 4 - Johnny Earthquake and The Moondogs
July 11 - The Reunion Band
July 18 - Hot Sauce Band
July 25 - Modern Eldorados
August 1 - Southern Breeze
August 8 – Rain Date
August 15 - ClassX
August 22 - The Scenic Heights
August 29 - The Blenders
September 5 - Mr. Big & The Rhythm Sisters
September 12 - Mass Kunfuzion
September 19 - Chloe Channell
September 26 - Westside Players
October 3 - Holly Shelton Band
October 10 – Bring On The Benjamins
October 17 - Category 4
October 24 - Touch of Gray
October 31 - Emerald Coast Blues Brothers

Luke Bryan at the Wharf – March 17 and 18th

Posted on: February 3rd, 2017 by brent

Cat Country 98.7 is proud to welcome the

KILL THE LIGHTS TOUR 2017

Featuring:

LUKE BRYAN

WITH SPECIAL GUESTS

BRETT ELDREDGE & BRETT YOUNG

ORANGE BEACH, ALABAMA
FRIDAY, MARCH 17TH and 18th – 7:00PM DOORS OPEN – 5:30PM
GENERAL ADMISSION PIT: $79.75
RESERVED SEATS: $79.75 & $39.75
**PLUS APPLICABLE FEES & SERVICE CHARGES**

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.