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 A Guide to local entertainment in the Navarre Area

SEPT. 14

Sidewalk book sale

The Navarre Library is having a Sidewalk Book Sale from 9 a.m. to noon. Buy a reusable bag there (or bring your own) and fill them with as many books as possible for only $5.



SEPT. 17

Bands on the Beach

Twang Gang takes the stage at Pensacola Beach’s free outdoor summer concert series from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Gulfside pavilion on Casino Beach. For updates, call Santa Rosa Island Authority at 850-932-2257.


Farmers market

Join your favorite local farmers, bakers, artisans, and craft makers from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church, 7810 Navarre Parkway. For more information, email


Gulf Breeze farmers market

A farmers market featuring local produce, crafts, vendors, entertainment, food and more will be held at Shoreline Park, 800 Shoreline Dr., from 4 to 8 p.m. For  more information, visit



Sept. 20

Hill-Kelly Movies in the Park

Come to the Community Maritime Park in Pensacola to enjoy a pet adoption event before the movie starts at 7:50 p.m. Movie showing is “A Dog’s Way Home,” rated PG. Bring your blankets and chairs then spread out on the lawn to watch the movie underneath the stars. For additional details, call 850-436-5670.


Senior Center fish fry

The Holley Navarre Senior Center’s annual fish fry will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fish fry meal is $10 in advance or $12 at the door. The public is invited to attend this event and help raise funds for the center. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 850-936-1644 or visit


Opera After Dark

Opera After Dark is an exciting, free Gallery Night event coming to Downtown Pensacola from 8 to 10 p.m. at the UWF Historic Trust Museum Plaza. There will be local vendors, music, food trucks and more. For additional details, visit



Sept. 21

Kite Festival

Enjoy larger-than-life show kites, professional stunt kite flying demonstrations, free kite flying lessons and more at the Kitty Hawk Kites store at The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island Sept. 21-22. For more information, visit


Pumpkin Patch & Maze

Enjoy a farm hayride that will take you around the farm and to the pumpkin patch. Activities include the Holland Farms Mining Company and tennis ball cannons, kiddie maze, hill slides and more. For additional dates and times, visit


Corn Maze and mini golf

Sonshine Family Farms has kiddie train rides, zip lines, pony rides, a mini golf course, and a monster maze. There will be a live band, bonfire (weather permitting), costume contest and candy. For dates and times, visit


Outdoor Market

Pik-itz hosts an outdoor market at the store from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Local vendors offer a variety of items. For more information, contact the store at 850-710-7128.


Day for Kids & Family Fun Run

Join the Boys and Girls Club of the Emerald Coast at the Fort Walton Beach Landing Park from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. for free food, costume contest and of course fun and games. For more information, contact Rita at 850-344-7587.



Sept. 22

Open Water Swim

The second annual Open Water Swim to benefit Navarre High School Swim Team will be held at Juana’s Pagodas at 10 a.m. This is a one-mile distance marked coarse in the Santa Rosa Sound off the beach at Juana’s. $40 registration includes breakfast and a souvenir towel. For more information, call 850-393-5404. Register online at



Pensacola Bay Brewery and friends will host their third annual BirdJam benefiting the Wildlife Sanctuary of Northwest Florida from 2 to 6 p.m. Come spend the afternoon listening to live music and see live animals while enjoying tasty food from local chefs and a cold beer from the brewery. For more information, call 850-434-3353.


Food and Wine Festival

Come out to the beautiful Fort Walton Beach Landing Park and enjoy a sampling of eclectic wines, local restaurants, and food trucks for a great cause from 2 to 5 p.m. Tickets are available at



Sept. 24

Bands on the Beach

Mass Kunfuzion takes the stage at Pensacola Beach’s free outdoor summer concert series from 7 to 9 p.m. at the gulfside pavilion on Casino Beach. For updates, call Santa Rosa Island Authority at 850-932-2257.



Sept. 27

Vettes at the Beach

This weekend-long event is full of fun, sun and all things Corvettes on Pensacola Beach. For more information or to register for the event, visit


St. Rose of Lima International Fall Festival

The St. Rose of Lima International Fall Festival is Friday, 4-9 p.m., Saturday, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Events includes international and festival food, rides, live music, bingo, craft, farmers market and more. For additional details, call 850-623-3600.


Seafood Festival

Savor delicious seafood, enjoy various musical acts and immerse yourself in historic downtown Pensacola during the Pensacola Seafood Festival. There will be a children’s area plus food and craft vendors, For additional dates and times, visit


Creepy Hollow Woods Opening Night

Dive into the Haunt season of 2019 the right way by hitting Creepy Hollow Woods first. Come check out the “hidden gem of the haunt world,” 2251 Wade Road, Jay. Gates open at 6 p.m., Haunt opens at dark. For more information, visit


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