Pensacola, Florida
Wednesday March 21st 2018


Spring Break Outs

Things to see, hear and do this season (and into the next)

Spring might have sprung a little early this year, but that’s not going to stop us from getting excited about the upcoming season and all that it brings with it—like the return of Wahoos baseball, Bands on the Beach and Pensacola Hot Wheels Food Truck Festival.

To help you get you as jazzed as we are, we’ve put together the ultimate spring to-do list so you can start planning and make the most of the months ahead.

•Feeling Festive
Upcoming food, music and art festivals

Gulf Breeze Celebrates the Arts
March 10-11,

Smokin’ in the Square
March 16-18,

Ciclovia—Open Streets Pensacola
March 24,

Bayfront Wine Festival
April 7,

Pensacola JazzFest
April 7-8,

Pensacola Hot Wheels Food Truck Festival
April 21,

Pensacola Beach Crawfish Festival
April 21,

Pensacola Crawfish Festival
May 4-6,

Hangout Music Festival
May 18-20,

•It’s A Date
More annual events worth checking out

McGuire’s Prediction 5K Run
March 10,

Go Irish on the Island St. Paddy’s Day Pub Crawl
March 17,

Blue Wahoos Home Opener
April 11,

Record Store Day at Revolver Records
April 21,

Paws on Palafox
April 28,

Waterboyz Annual Art Show
May 26,

•Get Cultured
Must-see cultural events including plays, symphonies and a ballet with a flying carpet

In A Forest Dark and Deep
March 9-11, March 15-17,

Man of La Mancha
March 16 and 18,

Cabaret: Midnight in Paris Fundraiser
March 24,

Jersey Boys
March 26 and 27,

Little Women
April 6-8, April 12-15,

Russian Spectacular: Gil Shaham Plays Tchaikovsky
April 7,

April 20-22, April 27-28,

Menopause the Musical
April 26,

Symphonie Fantastique
April 28,

Music for Families
May 19,

RENT 20th Anniversary Tour
May 30 and 31,

The Odd Couple
June 8-10, June 14-17,

Mary Poppins
July 27-29, Aug. 2-5, Aug. 9-12,

•Show Stoppers
Local and regional concerts you really shouldn’t miss

Fleet Foxes
March 11,

Dead Meadow
March 14,

Crunk Witch
March 21,

Lawn Chairs
March 25,

Eric Lindell
March 30,

Dr. Dog
April 12,

The Lone Bellow
April 17,

The Black Angels and Black Lips
April 19,

Ty Segall
April 21,

Beats Antique
April 27,

Andrew WK
May 1,

Precubed, Early Founder and BLSSR
May 3,

Dave Matthews Band
May 27,

The Coathangers
June 3,

I Love The 90s Tour
June 15,

Alan Jackson
June 23,

Jason Aldean
July 26,

Miranda Lambert and Little Big Town
Aug. 2,

Imagine Dragons
Aug. 7,

Keith Urban
Aug. 25,

•Get In A Routine
Reoccurring events worth making a regular thing

Palafox Market
Every Saturday,

Santa Rosa Farmers Market
Every Saturday,

Bands on  the Beach
Every Tuesday beginning April 3 and running through Oct. 30,

Gallery Night
March 16, April 20, May 18, June 15, July 20 and Aug. 17,

Music Under the Stars Series
March 17 (featuring The Marlow Boys), March 30 (featuring Nikki Talley and Jason Sharp), April 20 (featuring Grayson Capps and Corky Hughes), April 21 (featuring Molly Thomas and the Rare Birds), May 11 (featuring Will Kimbrough) and June 1 (featuring Sugarcane Jane),

•Townie Tours
Perfect places to play tourist for a day

Historic Pensacola Village

National Naval Aviation Museum

Emerald Coast Tours

Pensacola Lighthouse and Museum

Pensacola Beach Gulf Pier

Pensacola MESS Hall

Pensacola Museum of Art