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THURSDAY 12.26

RUNNING: SIX AT SIX 6 a.m. Running Wild, 3012 E. Cervantes St. 435-9222 or werunwild.com.

FIRST CITY ART CENTER 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. “Small Works” on display through December. Monday-Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. – noon. 1060 N. Guillemard St. 429-1222 or FirstCityArt.org.

ARTEL GALLERY 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The 2013 Members’ Show is on display through Jan. 3. Tuesday –Saturday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 223 Palafox, Old County Courthouse. 432-3080 or artelgallery.org.

QUAYSIDE ART GALLERY 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Presenting the gallery’s Christmas Members’ Show, which will be on display through Dec. 31. For the 10th year, Quayside is also showcasing Christmas ornaments created by local Pyramid School artists, which we be available through Jan. 6. Monday – Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday 1- 5 p.m. 17 E. Zaragoza St. 438-2363 or quaysidegallery.com.

BLUE MORNING GALLERY 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. “All Member Holiday Exhibit” on display through Dec. 28. This annual holiday exhibit includes the “Holiday Wall,” displaying works from the Gallery’s member artists ranging from paintings to pottery, all of which are priced at $100 or under. On Dec. 29 the “New Blues Show” opens, displaying the works of member artists who joined the gallery in 2013. Special holiday hours: Monday – Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., and Sunday 12:30 – 4 p.m. Open New Year’s Eve 10 a.m. – midnight. 21 S. Palafox. 429-9100 or bluemorninggallery.com.

PENSACOLA MUSEUM OF ART 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Currently on display:  “The American Indian: Original Art and Artifacts and Interpretations Through Western Eyes,” extended through Dec. 31, and “The Design of War: World War I and II Posters and Flags,” through Jan. 3.  Tuesday – Friday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Saturday 12 – 5 p.m. 407 S. Jefferson St. 432-6247 or pensacolamuseumofart.com.

MESS HALL 2 – 5 p.m. The Pensacola MESS Hall (Math, Engineering, Science & Stuff) offers weekly themes, special activities and workshops that captivate curious minds of all ages and inspire a lifetime of discovery. School year hours are Tuesday – Friday 2 – 5 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. 116 N. Tarragona St. Admission is free for members and $8 for adults and children ages 3 and over. 877-937-6377 or PensacolaMESShall.org.

WINE TASTING AT AWM 5 p.m. Aragon Wine Market, 27 S. Ninth Ave. 433-9463 or aragonwinemarket.com.

WINE & GLIDE SEGWAY TOUR 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. This one-hour Segway tour includes a stop at Seville Quarter or Aragon Wine Market for a wine tasting. Offered every Thursday and Friday night. Call ahead for availability and information about other tour offerings. Emerald Coast Tours, 701 S. Palafox. $45. 417-9292 or emeraldcoasttours.net.

VEGAN DINNER AT END OF THE LINE 6 – 9 p.m. While End of the Line offers vegan dinner options every day (except Mondays, when they’re closed) each Thursday the café also serves up a 3-course dinner, the menu for which changes every week. 610 E. Wright St. $15. 429-0336 or eotlcafe.com.

BEER PONG TOURNAMENT 8 p.m. Apple Annie’s at Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

LIVE MUSIC

KARAOKE NIGHT 6 p.m. VFW Post 706 5000 Lillian Highway, 455-0026.

LUCAS CRUTCHFIELD 6 p.m. The Deck at The Fish House, 600 S. Barracks St. 470-0003 or fishhouse.goodgrits.com.

THE DAVENPORTS 6 p.m. The Leisure Club, 126 S. Palafox. 912-4229 or tlcdowntown.com.

RICHARD MADDEN 6 p.m. Peg Leg Pete’s, 1010 Fort Pickens Rd. 932-4139 or peglegpetes.com.

GYPSY GROOVE 7 p.m. Picasso Jazz Club, 19 S. Palafox. 433-4507 or picassojazz.com.

JAMES & FRIENDS 7 p.m. Hub Stacey’s Downtown, 312 E. Government St. 469-1001 or hubstaceys.com.
VINYL MUSIC HALL PRESENTS SUBURBAN SHAKEDOWN 7:30 p.m. 2 S. Palafox. $5. 607-6758 or vinylmusichall.com.

DUELLING PIANOS 8 p.m. Rosie O’ Grady’s at Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

KRAZY GEORGE KARAOKE 8 p.m. Lili Marlene’s at Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

PAPER STREET SOAP CO. 9 p.m. End o’ the Alley at Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

TYLER MAC BAND 9 p.m. The Sandshaker Lounge, 731 Pensacola Beach Blvd. 932-2211 or sandshaker.com.

DJ ANGEL VALLE 10 p.m. Apple Annie’s at Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

FRIDAY 12.27 HAPPENINGS

ANIME SOUTH CONVENTION Dec. 27 – 29. Cosplay contests, a talent show, gaming and panels are part of the sixth Anime South Convention at the Hampton Inn Pensacola Beach Gulf Front. Anime South is a not-for-profit organization celebrating Japanese animation, music and culture. Cast members from the SyFy show, “Heroes of Cosplay,” will be on hand as guest costume judges. There will also be computer gaming run by Panhandle Gamers and console gaming tournaments run by Gamers4God.  Memberships are available at the door for $10 per day. For more information, visit animesouth.com.

TOURS OF HISTORIC ST. MICHAEL’S CEMETERY 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Forty-five minute tours of this eight acre green space in the heart of historic Pensacola give you a unique look at over 200 years of local history. Learn about symbolism behind the images, the people and places associated with this community, and preservation efforts in this historic cemetery. Tours offered every Tuesday and Friday. 436-4643 or stmichaelscemetery.org.

OPEN BOOKS HOSTS POET LAURA JULIET WOOD 5:30 p.m. Originally from Pensacola, poet Laura Juliet Wood will read from “All Hands Lost,” her most recent book during an event at Open Books. Wood currently lives in Mexico, where she teaches English and is an associate editor of SOL Magazine: English Writing in Mexico. A reception with light refreshments begins at 5:30 p.m. and the reading begins at 6 p.m. Open Books Bookstore & Prison Book Project, 1040 N. Guillemard St. Free. 453-6774 or openbookspcola.org.

WINE TASTING AT SEVILLE QUARTER 5 p.m. Palace Café at Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

WINE TASTING AT CITY GROCERY 5 – 7 p.m. City Grocery, 2050 N. 12th Ave. 469-8100.

NIGHT BRUNCH AT POT ROAST AND PINOT 10:30 p.m. – 2 a.m. Night-time version of the regular Saturday and Sunday morning brunch menu, including Bellinis, Mimosas, Bloody Marys and Sangrias as well as your favorite brunch dishes with exciting twists. 321 E. Cervantes St. 607-7336 or potroastandpinot.com.

FRIDAY LIVE MUSIC

LUCAS CRUTCHFIELD 5 p.m. The Deck at The Fish House, 600 S. Barracks St. 470-0003 or fishhouse.goodgrits.com.

THREE BEAN SOUP 6 p.m. Peg Leg Pete’s, 1010 Fort Pickens Rd. 932-4139 or peglegpetes.com.

DONNIE SUNDIAL WITH THE PICASSO HOUSE RHYTHM BAND 7 p.m. Picasso Jazz Club, 19 S. Palafox. 433-4507 or picassojazz.com.

DIZZY JUKE BAND 8 p.m. Five Sisters Blues Café, 421 W. Belmont St. 912-4856 or fivesistersbluescafe.com.

DUELLING PIANOS 8 p.m. Rosie O’ Grady’s at Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

VINYL MUSIC HALL PRESENTS THE REVIVALISTS 8 p.m. Night one of a two-night stand featuring The Revivalists with Nick & the Ovorols; Ryan Balthrop plays as well, Friday only. 2 S. Palafox. $15. 607-6758 or vinylmusichall.com.

SCOTT KOEHN 8 p.m. The Grand Marlin, 400 Pensacola Beach Blvd. 677-9153 or thegrandmarlin.com.
THE BLENDERS 8:30 p.m. Hub Stacey’s Downtown, 312 E. Government St. 469-1001 or hubstaceys.com.
PETTY CASH TRIO 8:30 p.m. The Tin Cow, 102 S. Palafox. 466-2103 or thetincow.com.

THE CORE 9 p.m. The Sandshaker Lounge, 731 Pensacola Beach Blvd. 932-2211 or sandshaker.com.

HERITAGE 9 p.m. The Deck at The Fish House, 600 S. Barracks St. 470-0003 or fishhouse.goodgrits.com.

RICH MCDUFF 9 p.m. McGuire’s Irish Pub, 600 E. Gregory St. 433-2849 or mcguiresirishpub.com.

NIKKI FORGIONE 9:30 p.m. Hopjacks. 10 S. Palafox. 497-6076 or hopjacks.com.

MI CAPITAN AT THE HANDLEBAR 9:30 p.m. Mi Capitan, Jpegasus, Kent Stanton and Acorns. The Handlebar, 319 N. Tarragona St. 434-9060 or pensacolahandlebar.com.

SATURDAY 12.28 HAPPENINGS

12th AVENUE PATIO SALE 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. Spend your Saturday morning shopping local. 12th Avenue Patio Sale is a group of locals offering the best Pensacola-made goods. Every Saturday will bring fresh vendors to the mix, so stop in weekly to see what’s new. 1010 N. 12th Ave. 438-3580 or facebook.com/12thAveSale.

PALAFOX MARKET 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Fresh produce, live plants, baked goods, fine art and antiques are just a few of the items offered by vendors at Palafox Market in Downtown Pensacola. Items originate directly from onsite vendors who grow, make or create the fruits, vegetables, herbs and art for sale. Martin Luther King Jr. Plaza, N. Palafox St. Palafoxmarket.com.

DAY BRUNCH AT POT ROAST AND PINOT 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Regular Saturday and Sunday morning brunch including Bellinis, Mimosas, Bloody Marys and Sangrias as well as your favorite brunch dishes with exciting twists. 321 E. Cervantes St. 607-7336 or potroastandpinot.com.

PENSACOLA BAY BREWERY TOUR 3:30 p.m. Join Brewmaster Mark Robertson for a tour of Pensacola’s own brewery. Tours begin in the Taproom and include samples for those 21 and over. No reservations required. $5. 225 E. Zaragosa St. 434-3353 or pbbrew.com.

ICE HOCKEY 7:05 p.m. Pensacola Ice Flyers vs. Mississippi Surge. Pensacola Bay Center. 201 E. Gregory St. pensacolaiceflyers.com.

NIGHT BRUNCH AT POT ROAST AND PINOT 10:30 p.m. – 2 a.m. A night-time edition of the regular Saturday and Sunday morning brunch menu. 321 E. Cervantes St. 607-7336 or potroastandpinot.com.

LIVE MUSIC

DAVE AND JOE SHOW 6 p.m. Peg Leg Pete’s, 1010 Fort Pickens Road 932-4139 or peglegpetes.com.

AMANDA MATTHEWS WITH THE PICASSO HOUSE RHYTHM BAND 7 p.m. Picasso Jazz Club, 19 S. Palafox. 433-4507 or picassojazz.com.

THE BLENDERS 8 p.m. Five Sisters Blues Café, 421 W. Belmont St. 912-4856 or fivesistersbluescafe.com.

DANNICA LOWERY 8 p.m. The Grand Marlin, 400 Pensacola Beach Blvd. 677-9153 or thegrandmarlin.com.

DUELLING PIANOS 8 p.m. Rosie O’ Grady’s at Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

VINYL MUSIC HALL PRESENTS THE REVIVALISTS 8 p.m. Night two of a two-night stand featuring The Revivalists with Nick & the Ovorols; Hotel Oscar plays as well, Saturday only. 2 S. Palafox. $15. 607-6758 or vinylmusichall.com.

ADAM HOLT WITH JILLIAN JENSON 8:30 p.m. The Tin Cow, 102 S. Palafox, 466-2103 or thetincow.com.

THE CORE 9 p.m. The Sandshaker Lounge, 731 Pensacola Beach Blvd. 932-2211 or sandshaker.com.

HERITAGE 9 p.m. The Deck at The Fish House, 600 S. Barracks St. 470-0003 or fishhouse.goodgrits.com.

KRAZY GEORGE KARAOKE 9 p.m. Hub Stacey’s Downtown, 312 E. Government St. 469-1001 or hubstaceys.com.

REZOLVE AT SLUGGOS 9 p.m. Rezolve with Acorns with E.C.M. 101 S. Jefferson St. 791-6501

RICH MCDUFF 9 p.m. McGuire’s Irish Pub, 600 E. Gregory St. 433-2849 or mcguiresirishpub.com.

STRYKE RAIL 9:30 p.m. Hopjacks. 10 S. Palafox. 497-6076 or hopjacks.com.

BENEFIT AT THE HANDLEBAR The Handlebar, 319 N. Tarragona St. 434-9060 or pensacolahandlebar.com.

SUNDAY 12.29 HAPPENINGS

BUBBLES & BRUNCH AT THE LEISURE CLUB 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Enjoy Gourmet Brunch Trios for $12. You pick the three delicious items to build your perfect brunch. Bottomless Champagne & Mimosas for $5. TLC opens at 9 a.m. for coffee and pastries. The Leisure Club, 126 S. Palafox. 912-4229 or tlcdowntown.com.

DAY BRUNCH AT POT ROAST AND PINOT 10:00 a.m. – 3 p.m. Regular Saturday and Sunday morning brunch, including Bellinis, Mimosas, Bloody Marys and Sangrias as well as your favorite brunch dishes with exciting twists. 321 E. Cervantes St. 607-7336 or potroastandpinot.com.

THE FISH HOUSE BRUNCH 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Enjoy a delicious Sunday brunch overlooking Pensacola Bay. The Fish House, 600 S. Barracks St. 470-0003 or fishhouse.goodgrits.com.

END OF THE LINE BRUNCH 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. This vegan café offers its unique 3-course brunch every Sunday, with a menu that changes each week.. 610 E. Wright St. $15. 429-0336 or eotlcafe.com.

SEVILLE QUARTER SUNDAY BRUNCH 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Whether it’s a special occasion, an opportunity for friends to catch up or a pleasant start to a lazy Sunday, brunch at Seville Quarter’s is a great way to treat your family. Live music provided by the Westside Players. Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

FIVE SISTERS JAZZ BRUNCH 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. A southern blend of southern flavors and live music featuring Clarence Bell. Five Sisters Blues Café, 421 Belmont St. 912-4856 or fivessistersbluescafe.com.

ICE HOCKEY 3:05 p.m. Pensacola Ice Flyers vs. Louisiana Ice Gators. Pensacola Bay Center. 201 E. Gregory St. pensacolaiceflyers.com.

LIVE MUSIC

DUNNOTAR 4 p.m. The Sandshaker Lounge, 731 Pensacola Beach Blvd. 932-2211 or sandshaker.com.

CADILLAC ATTACK 6 p.m. Peg Leg Pete’s, 1010 Fort Pickens Road. 932-4139 or peglegpetes.com.

THE AUTUMN DESCENT AT THE HANDLEBAR 8 p.m. The Autumn Descent, Silent Planet, Johnny Panic and Planetary Collision. The Handlebar, 319 N. Tarragona St. 434-9060 or pensacolahandlebar.com.

KRAZY GEORGE KARAOKE 9 p.m. Lili Marlene’s at Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

BROOKS HUBBERT 10 p.m. McGuire’s Irish Pub, 600 E. Gregory St. 433-2849 or mcguiresirishpub.com.

MONDAY 12.30 HAPPENINGS

RUNNING: SEVILLE QUARTER MILERS CLUB 5 p.m. Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

THE GULF BREEZE BOOKCLUB 6:30 p.m. Monthly meeting of the Gulf Breeze Book Club will discuss William Faulkner’s “As I Lay Dying” and welcomes visitors and new members. Third floor of the Beach Elk’s Lodge, 661 Pensacola Beach Blvd. 932-8620.

TEXAS HOLD ‘EM FOR FUN AT THE SANDSHAKER 7 p.m. The Sandshaker Lounge, 731 Pensacola Beach Blvd. 932-2211 or sandshaker.com.

WORLD OF BEER TRIVIA NIGHT 7 – 9 p.m. Drink beer, play trivia for free and win WOB Bucks if your team makes the top three. 200 S. Palafox St. 332-7952 or wobusa.com/locations/Palafox.

BAR BINGO 9 p.m. Apple Annie’s at Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

TRIVIA AT THE SANDSHAKER 9 p.m. The Sandshaker Lounge, 731 Pensacola Beach Blvd. 932-2211 or sandshaker.com.

LIVE MUSIC

JORDAN RICHARDS 6 p.m. Peg Leg Pete’s, 1010 Fort Pickens Road. 932-4139 or peglegpetes.com.

BLUES SOCIETY OF NORTHWEST FLORIDA’S MONDAY NIGHT BLUES 8 p.m. Featuring Dizzy Jukes. Lili Marlene’s at Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

PAPER STREET SOAP CO. 8 p.m. End o’ the Alley at Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

TUESDAY 12.31 HAPPENINGS

RUNNING: SIX AT SIX 6 a.m. Running Wild, 3012 E. Cervantes St. 435-9222 or werunwild.com.

HALF-PRICE SUSHI 5 p.m. Atlas, 600 S. Barracks St. 470-0003 or atlas.goodgrits.com.

JAM WITH JOSHUA TYRONE 5 – 7 p.m. The Sandshaker Lounge, 731 Pensacola Beach Blvd. 932-2211 or sandshaker.com.

PRIME TIME TUESDAYS 5:30 p.m. Jackson’s, 400 S. Palafox. 469-9898 or jacksons.goodgrits.com.

YOGA AT EVER’MAN 6 p.m. $2 for non-members. Ever’man Natural Foods, 315 W. Garden St. 438-0402 or everman.org.

KARAOKE WITH BECKY 8 p.m. The Sandshaker Lounge, 731 Pensacola Beach Blvd. 932-2211 or sandshaker.com.

LIVE MUSIC

VINYL MUSIC HALL PRESENTS FREE NEW YEARS EVE BASH 5 p.m. Featuring The Kings of Hollywood, Appetite for Destruction, Poison’d, Red, White & Crue and Def-Steria. 2 S. Palafox. Free. 607-6758 or vinylmusichall.com.

RICHARD MADDEN 6 p.m. Peg Leg Pete’s, 1010 Fort Pickens Road. 932-4139 or peglegpetes.com.

LAST FLIGHT OUT 7 p.m. Last Flight Out, featuring Joe Murphy, Sean Dietrich, Chuck Schwartz and Fred Domulot. Picasso Jazz Club, 19 S. Palafox. 433-4507 or picassojazz.com.

KNEE DEEP BAND 9 p.m. Hub Stacey’s Downtown, 312 E. Government St. 469-1001 or hubstaceys.com.
NEW YEARS EVIL AT THE HANDLEBAR 9 p.m. Featuring Slowpoke Rodriguez, Avail Aternal, Death Before Dying, Vithial and more TBA. The Handlebar, 319 N. Tarragona St. 434-9060 or pensacolahandlebar.com.

WEDNESDAY 1.1 HAPPENINGS

FIRST DAY HIKE 12 — 2 p.m. Start the New Year with a leisurely walk at Tarkiln Bayou Preserve State Park. The park will host a 1.3 mile Ranger-guided hike along the Tarkiln Bayou Trail. Staff will share their knowledge of native plants found in the park along the way. The walk is both wheelchair and stroller accessible, and staff recommends guests bring along drinking water, insect repellant, walking shoes, binoculars and a camera. $3 per vehicle entry fee. 2401 Bauer Road. 492-1595 or floridastateparks.org/TarkilnBayou.

POLAR BEAR PLUNGE 2 p.m. Paradise Bar and Grill hosts this celebration for those daring enough to take a dip into the Santa Rosa Sound — and those who’d just like to spectate. Adults and children who would like to participate and receive a T-shirt can do so for $10, and children 5th grade and under can join “The Polar Bear Cub Club” and simply participate for $5. Entry fee benefits the Pensacola Beach Chamber of Commerce.  Paradise Bar & Grill, 21 Via de Luna Drive. 932-1500 or pensacolabeachchamber.com.

WINE DOWN WEDNESDAYS 5:30 p.m. – close.  All bottled wines are 50 percent off. Jackson’s, 400 S. Barracks St. 469-9898 or jacksons.goodgrits.com.

RUN4WINE 5:30 p.m. The Wine Bar. 16 S. Palafox. run4wine.net

RUNNING: TAP IT AND RUN 6:30 p.m. Half-price select drafts for runners. After 10 runs, receive a “Tap It and Run” shirt. World of Beer, 200 S. Palafox St. 332-7952 or wobusa.com/locations/Palafox.

LIVE MUSIC

LUCAS CRUTCHFIELD 5 p.m. The Deck at The Fish House, 600 S. Barracks St. 470-0003 or fishhouse.goodgrits.com.

ALL STAR JAM 6 p.m. Paradise Bar & Grill, 21 Via del Luna Drive. 916-5087 or paradisebar-grill.com.

DUELLING PIANOS 8 p.m. Rosie O’ Grady’s at Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

KARAOKE WITH KRAZY GEORGE 8 p.m. Lili Marlene’s at Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

MIKE QUINN 8 p.m. End o’ the Alley at Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.