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Big Brothers Big Sister’s “Evening in White” Jan 13th 2017

Posted on: December 1st, 2016 by miranda

Don’t be late for this very important date! Please be our guest at The Big Gala – An Evening in Wonderland benefitting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Florida. The event will be at the Hilton Pensacola Beach Gulf Front and will feature delicious signature cocktails, a gourmet seated dinner, live entertainment, dancing, chances to win and a live auction. The Mad Hatter for the night will be Brent Lane from Cat Country 98.7. Dress for the evening is Black Tie and Alice in Wonderland themed. Use your imagination!

For more information, click here.

Bayou Country Super Fest – May 26, 27, 28

Posted on: December 1st, 2016 by brent

The first-ever Bayou Country Superfest in New Orleans will feature Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Brooks & Dunn, Rascal Flatts, Thomas Rhett, Hank Williams Jr. and more at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome over Memorial Day Weekend, May 27 and 28.

Presale tickets will go on sale at NOON on Friday, December 2 and be available through December 7 at 10pm. Your station has a specific code and graphic to promote to your listeners.

CAT COUNTRY CODE – WYCT17

Tickets go on sale to the public on Thursday, December 8 at 10am.

Friday, May 26 will kick-off the big Bayou Country Superfest Memorial Day Weekend with a FREE concert in Champions Square featuring Easton Corbin, Eric Paslay, Dylan Scott.

For full line up and more information Visit BayouCountrySuperfest.com.

The lineup for the 2017 Bayou Country Superfest at the Superdome:

 

 SATURDAY, MAY 27                        SUNDAY, MAY 28

MIRANDA LAMBERT                       BLAKE SHELTON

BROOKS & DUNN                              THOMAS RHETT 

RASCAL FLATTS                                HANK WILLIAMS JR.

BRETT ELDREDGE                           OLD DOMINION 

JON PARDI                                           DAN + SHAY

CHRIS LANE                                        MADDIE & TAE

 

 

 

 

Luke Bryan at the Wharf – March 17

Posted on: December 1st, 2016 by brent

More info to come, but Luke Bryan and Brett Eldredge are going to rock St. Patrick’s Day at the Wharf on Friday March 17th.

Ticket info will be announced soon.

Expired: Pop Up Potter Palooza for Manna – Dec. 2

Posted on: November 28th, 2016 by brent

Join MANNA and First City Art Center for the Pottery Pop Up Palooza on Friday, Dec, 2 from 6PM – 9PM. Admission is $30 and includes a handcrafted ceramic bowl, food, beverages, and pottery and glass blowing demonstrations.  Each $30 admission supports MANNA in providing food for a week for a person in need.  Tickets are available at the event, which will be held at First City Art Center, 1060 N. Guillemard Street near downtown Pensacola.

 

Pottery Pop Up Palooza is one in a series of Arts for MANNA events celebrating the 10th anniversary of Pick a Bowl and Fill a Bowl.  The event is sponsored by Pensacola State College and First City Art Center.  For more information, contact MANNA at 850-432-2053.

Christmas at the Clinic- November 29th

Posted on: November 21st, 2016 by miranda

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 – 6:00pm

Join us for a gala of trees and wreaths at the Wright Place from 6:00-8:00 PM

Click here for more information!

Miracle League Annual Turkey Fry Fundraiser November 23rd

Posted on: November 18th, 2016 by Candy

Call 850-426-6466 to schedule

Miracle League of Pensacola Annual Turkey Fry Fund Raiser

Date: Wednesday November 23rd, 2016

Time: 7:00 am to 4:00 pm only

Location – 555 East Nine Mile Road @ John R. Jones Sports Complex Miracle League Fields are on the east end of park. Enter at the corner of Nine Mile Road and Airway by Gulf Coast Seafood.

To have your turkey fried by Miracle League you MUST do the following BEFORE arriving at Miracle League Park.

• 100% defrost and clean the turkey and remove the inside packing. If this is not done prior to arriving at the park we will not be able to fry your turkey. • Know the weight of your turkey. • Be on time for your scheduled appointment. See # below to schedule. • A minimum donation of $20.00 per turkey is necessary to help cover our cost and any additional donations will benefit MLP.

Please call and make your reservation early as we are limiting the number of turkeys we fry each year. Be sure to call before all time slots are taken. Walk-ups are welcome but keep in mind our appointments take priority.

To make your appointment or for more information call 426-6466. If no answer, please leave a name and a number where you can be contacted. Thank you for your support of Miracle League of Pensacola!

Nashville’s Hall of Fame Show- Nov 9th

Posted on: October 12th, 2016 by miranda

If you love Garth Brook’s “The Dance” or Kenny Chesney’s “Noise” or even Michael Ray’s “Think a Little Less”, you’re invited to the Frank Brown Songwriters Festival’s “Hall of Fame” show on November 9th at the Pensacola Museum of Commerce at 7pm!  The line up included Nashville’s Hall of Fame songwriters like Tony Arata, Thom Schuyler, Pat Alger and more! Tickets are still available here.

2012 Inductee – TONY ARATA  whose #1 hits include The Dance, recorded by Garth Brooks; Here I Am, recorded by Patti Loveless; Dreaming With My Eyes Open, recorded by Clay walker and I’m Holding My Own, recorded by Lee Roy Parnell.

 

2011 Inductee – THOM SCHUYLER served as President and Chairman of the Country Music Association. His top-ten award winning songs include

My Old Yellow Car, A Love Like That, Years After You, You Can’t Stop Love and Nothin’ Like Fallin In Love.

 

2010 Inductee – PAT ALGER whose #1 hits include The Thunder Rolls & Unanswered Prayers, recorded by Garth Brooks; Small Town Saturday Night,  recorded by Hal Ketchum; Like We Never Had A Broken Heart, recorded by Trisha Yearwood and Goin’ Gone, recorded by Kathy Mattea.

 

The line-up will also include the following top hit songwriters:

 

JON NITE – has had 12 top ten hits including cuts by Luke Bryan, Dierks Bentley, Tim McGraw, Jake Owen, Keith Urban and Kenny Chesney. Co-wrote the current Kenny Chesney chart topper, Noise, which is the March 2016 single release from Chesney’s newest album.

 

JOSH OSBORNE – has had two #1 hits with Kenny Chesney (Come Over and Wild Child). 2014 Grammy award winner for Best Country Song (Merry Go Round, recorded by Kacey Musgraves). Named 2015 ASCAP Songwriter of the Year. 2016 Nominee by Academy of Country Music for Single of the Year and Songwriter of the Year.

 

JIMMY ROBBINS – has had 9 top ten hits including 5 # 1’s. Co wrote Jason Aldean’s current single, Lights Come On, as well as Michael Ray’s, Think A Little Less. Has cuts by Blake Shelton, Keith Urban, Luke Bryan, Sara Evans, Miranda Lambert and Tim McGraw.

Pensacola Symphony 2016-2017

Posted on: September 17th, 2016 by brent

Announcing the 2016-17 season of the Pensacola Symphony – celebrating Maestro Peter Rubardt’s 20th season with the orchestra.

The Masterworks series features two Van Cliburn International Piano Competition Gold Medalists, Alexander Kobrin in November, and Jon Nakamastu in January for our annual audience favorite, ‘Beethoven & Blue Jeans’. In March, the orchestra will take on the massive Mahler’s Symphony No. 3 with special guests Susan Platts, the UWF Women’s Chorus, and the Pensacola Children’s Chorus with over 100 musicians on stage. The Pops Series is as festive as ever with our annual ‘Celebrate the New Year’ on New Year’s Eve – this year, featuring jazz trombonist, Wycliffe Gordon. In February, we’ll enjoy our favorite music of John Williams in concert with ‘Movie Music of John Williams’.

Details on individual concerts can be found by clicking the Learn More link beside each event.

It’s not too late to subscribe. Save up to 50% off a new subscription!

OPENING NIGHT!

Saturday, October 1, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.
Saenger Theatre, 118 S. Palafox Place

Peter Rubardt, Conductor
Bella Hristova, Violin

DVOŘÁK - Three Slavonic Dances, Op. 46, Nos. 1,2, & 7
SIBELIUS – Violin Concerto
featuring Bella Hristova, violin
RAVEL – Alborada del gracioso
DEBUSSY – Ibéria

 

Subscription tickets available now. Single Tickets go on sale September 12, 2016

Jeff Dunham is bringing his Perfectly Unbalanced Tour to Cat Country

Posted on: July 11th, 2016 by Candy

WHAT :: Jeff Dunham Perfectly Unbalanced Tour

WHERE :: Pensacola Bay Center

WHEN :: Saturday, November 19, 2016 @ 5:00 pm

ONSALE :: Friday, July 15, at 10am

PRICES :: $49.50  additional fees may apply

TICKETS :: Pensacolabaycenter.com, Pensacola Bay Center Box Office, Ticketmaster.com, & 800-745-3000

 

 

WORLD RENOWNED COMEDIAN JEFF DUNHAM LAUNCHES SECOND LEG OF HIS HUGELY SUCCESSFUL “PERFECTLY UNBALANCED” INTERNATIONAL TOUR

 

2016) International comedy sensation Comic/Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham, has performed in front of sold out audiences worldwide showcasing the undeniable power of induced laughter.  Dunham along with his cast of hilarious characters are set to embark on the second leg of their hugely successful “Perfectly Unbalanced” Tour.  The show is packed with new surprises and old favorites. The second leg of the tour kicks off October 19th in Erie, PA with stops in 57 cities including; NYC, Charlotte, Knoxville, Atlanta, Houston, Chicago, Cleveland, Phoenix, Raleigh and includes several cities in Canada. Tickets go on sale July 15th in select cities at www.jeffdunham.com.

 

December of 2015 Dunham and his sidekicks set out on the first leg of their red hot “PerfectlyUnbalanced” tour, selling out hundreds of thousands of seats across North America. Fans came out in masses to find themselves intoxicated by the non-stop hilarity, proving his continued overwhelming popularity.

 

This fall Jeff and his hilariously devilish partners can been seen hosting the Food Networks “Halloween Baking Championships.” The countries top bakers will compete to create ghoulishly delicious confections.  Baking has never been so funny!

 

Dunham’s dedication to his craft and relentless innovation will be recognized as his one of a kind comedy empire has been nominated to the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Over the past 46 years Dunham and his world famous characters; Walter, Achmed, Bubba JPeanut and Jose Jalapeno have garnered numerous accolades; from being named Forbes’ Celebrity 100 list of Most Powerful Entertainers, as well as setting the Guinness World Records for the “Most Tickets Sold for a Stand-Up Comedy Tour,” to setting the record for viewership on Comedy Central. He has sold more than 7 million DVDs worldwide and has nearly a billion views on YouTube.

Heroes Among Us Speaker Series

Posted on: May 11th, 2016 by Andy

The Marine Corps League Presents Heroes Among Us 2016 Speaker Series.

Representing those who have distinguished themselves in combat from every generation and branch of the Armed Forces. These events happend the Last Thursday of each month May-October at Pensacola Veterans Memorial Park.

For a full list of speakers click here!