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THURSDAY 1.2

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 early January. 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. “Masks!” an exhibit featuring the art of Escambia County School students opens on Tuesday, Jan. 7 and runs through Jan. 18. 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 Jan. 7. For the 10th year, Quayside is also showcasing Christmas ornaments created by local Pyramid School artists, which we be on display and available for purchase through Jan. 6. “New in the Q,” A New Members Show begins Jan. 8. 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. “New Blues Show” on display through Feb. 1, featuring the works of new member artists who joined the gallery in 2013. Featured artists include Margaret Biggs, Adrienne Childers, James Emery, CeCe Hines, Ric Koressel, Tom Snyder, Chip Spirson and Sherry Vickery. Monday – Wednesday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Thursday –Saturday 10 a.m. –8:30 p.m., and Sunday 12:30 – 4 p.m. 21 S. Palafox. 429-9100 or bluemorninggallery.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. 9th 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.

A.B.C. BEVERAGE TASTINGS: NEW BELGIUM BEERS 6 p.m. To kick off the next semester of Atlas Beverage Class (A.B.C.), Atlas Oyster House will tackle the topic of New Belgium Beers. The series runs January through June, with one one-hour long class each month. Featured beverages will change throughout the semester. Fish House Chef Billy Ballou will prepare small plates paired with each featured beverage. Students will also have a chance to win prizes in “pop quizzes” throughout the classes. Reservations are required, and the cost is $20 per student, per class. Call Lauren to make reservations, 516-2324. For a complete course listing with menus, visit atlas.goodgrits.com/abc-beverage-tastings.

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 three-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.

RADIOLIVE 6 p.m. WUWF presents RadioLive, featuring Jonathan Byrd Band, Spencer Bohren, Stacey Earle and Mark Stuart, and Martha’s Trouble. Museum of Commerce, 201 E Zaragoza St. 474-2787.

JAMES & FRIENDS 7 p.m. Hub Stacey’s Downtown, 312 E. Government St. 469-1001 or hubstaceys.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.

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

FRIDAY 1.3 HAPPENINGS

PENSACOLA DOG FANCIERS ASSOCIATION AKC ALL BREED AGILITY TRIAL 9 a.m.—6 p.m. Friday is the kick off a three-day competition, one of two AKC-sanctioned dog shows the Pensacola Dog Fanciers Association puts on each year. The Agility Trials require dogs to follow cues from handlers through a timed obstacle course of jumps, tunnels, weave poles and other obstacles. Saturday and Sunday hours are 7 a.m.—6 p.m. Admission is $3 per person, children under 12 years of age are admitted for free. Escambia County Equestrian Center, 7750 Mobile Hwy. pensacoladogs.org.

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.

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.

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

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

THE BLENDERS 8:30 p.m. Hub Stacey’s Downtown, 312 E. Government St. 469-1001 or hubstaceys.com.
SARAH PERCY 8:30 p.m. The Tin Cow, 102 S. Palafox. 466-2103 or thetincow.com.

GYPSY RIOT 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.

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

GIVE AND TAKE AT THE HANDLEBAR 9:30 p.m. Give and Take with Better Off and more TBA. The Handlebar, 319 N. Tarragona St. 434-9060 or pensacolahandlebar.com.

SATURDAY 1.4 HAPPENINGS

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.

UKULELE CLASS 9:30 a.m. Blues Angel Music hosts the Pensacola Ukulele Players Society (PUPS) every Saturday morning. PUPS offers free ukulele lessons for both beginners and seasoned musicians looking to pick up a new instrument. Loaner ukuleles are available for the sessions, which usually last an hour. Blues Angel Music, 657 N. Pace Blvd. Free. 457-7757 or bluesangelmusic.com.

CHORAL SOCIETY OF PENSACOLA AUDITIONS 10 a.m.—12 p.m. The Choral Society of Pensacola – Northwest Florida’s premier symphonic chorus – will hold auditions for new singers. Choral Society Artistic Director, Xiaolun Chen, will conduct the auditions, which take place in a very relaxed and non-threatening atmosphere. Auditions on other days can be arranged by special appointment. For more information, call Mr. Chen at 484-1810.

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.

PENSACOLA’S 12th NIGHT MARDI GRAS KICK OFF 5 p.m. Head downtown to participate in the official beginning of Pensacola’s Carnival season. Wind Creek Casino is sponsoring the 2014 Pensacola Mardi Gras’s 12th Night party. Complete with a blessing of the fleet, a second line procession, the cutting of the city’s official King Cake and a first look at the floats of our local Mardi Gras, Palafox Street will be alive with the excitement of the Gulf Coast’s most unique festival tradition. For a full list of local Carnival season events, visit pensacolamardigras.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

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

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

JAMES ADKINS 8:30 p.m. The Tin Cow, 102 S. Palafox, 466-2103 or thetincow.com.

GYPSY RIOT 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.

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

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

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

SUNDAY 1.5 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 three-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.

LIVE MUSIC

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 1.6 HAPPENINGS

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

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

JAZZ JAM 6:30 p.m. The Jazz Society of Pensacola (JSOP) hosts its monthly Jazz Jam at La Brisa, formerly the Unique Café, in Gulf Breeze. Roger Villines, trumpeter and director of the Pensacola State College Jazz Ensemble, leads the session. Performing musicians are invited to sit-in and they are admitted free. Admission for those just enjoying the music is $10 for JSOP members, $15 for non-members and $5 for students with ID. Special menu and full bar available. La Brisa, 51 Gulf Breeze Parkway. jazzpensacola.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 1.7 HAPPENINGS

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

MEET THE ARTISTS LUNCHEON: CARMEN 11:30 a.m. The Pensacola Opera Guild and University of West Florida’s Leisure Learning Society will co-host this event during which guests will have the chance to meet the singers, directors and designers involved in Pensacola Opera’s upcoming production of Carmen. Excerpts from the opera will be performed by the 2013-2014 Artists in Residence. Heritage Hall in Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. $25. 433-6737.

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

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

SHAKESPEARE CLUB 5 – 7 p.m. Club members will read and discuss the works of Shakespeare. The club is ongoing and meets every Tuesday. West Florida Public Library, 239 N Spring St. 662-278-8383.

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

POTTERY WHEEL CLASSES WITH ANN ROBINSON 6-9 p.m. This six week course includes instruction by artist Ann Robinson, along with clay, tools, kiln firings and glaze. Open to all skill levels. The cost of one 6-week workshop is $185 for non-FAC members and $157.25 for members. Tuesday evening classes, Jan. 7-Feb. 11 from 6-9 p.m. Limited to 8 students. The same workshop will also be offered on Thursday mornings, Jan. 9 – Feb. 13 from 9 a.m. – noon. First City Art Center, 1060 N. Guillemard St. 429-1222 or firstcityart.org.

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

LIVE MUSIC

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

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

WEDNESDAY 1.8 HAPPENINGS

IN MARTINI NIGHT 5 p.m. The Global Grill, 27 S. Palafox. 469-9966.

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. Get out and about downtown as part of The Run4Wine Running Club. The club welcomes runners (and walkers) of all abilities, and offers 1, 2, 3, 5 and 6 mile courses. Upon your return, enjoy 2 for 1 wine specials and a 10 percent discount on food, The Wine Bar’s way of rewarding you for your work out. The Wine Bar, 16 S. Palafox. run4wine.net

PENSACOLA BAY BREWERY RUNNING CLUB 6:30 p.m. Three different routes of varying lengths take off from the brewery every Wednesday. 225 E. Zaragosa St. 434-3353 or pbbrew.com.

TAP IT AND RUN 6:30 p.m. Pound the pavement along the WOB Running Club’s 3.2-mile route, and you’ll be treated to half-price select drafts for runners. After 10 runs with the group, runners receive a “Tap It and Run” shirt. World of Beer, 200 S. Palafox St. 332-7952 or wobusa.com/locations/Palafox.

WINE DOWN WEDNESDAYS 6:30 p.m. Half-priced bottles of wine and live music. The Leisure Club, 126 S. Palafox. 912-4229 or tlcdowntown.com.

PUB TRIVIA NIGHT AT GOAT LIPS 7:30 to 9:30 General trivia, pop-culture, sports and more. Goat Lips Beer Garden, 2811 Copter Road. 474-1919.

LIVE MUSIC

THE MUSIC STUDY CLUB PRESENTS DR. LYNNE LAUDERDALE 10 a.m. For its January meeting, The Pensacola Music Study club will host an organ music program featuring Dr. Lynne Lauderdale, a music faculty member of the University of West Florida. Lauderdale teaches both piano and organ and has served as organist at First Baptist Church since 1981. Refreshments and coffee will be served at 10 a.m. and the program begins at 10:30 a.m. Pleitz Chapel of First Baptist Church, 500 N. Palafox St. Free. 261-7715 or pensacolamusic.org.

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