Seven days out is your guide to entertainment events, concerts, festivals and activities in Escambia and Santa Rosa County.
Monday night blues
Monday July 5 at 7 p.m. Seville District, 130 E. Government St. The Seville District and the Blues Society of Northwest Florida are bringing the blues back to the Seville district entertainment district. The event features live blues music and special offers on “BBQ and Bud” food and drink. More info: 850-434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.
Visit of ghosts and cemeteries
5:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays July 6, 8 and 10. Go Retro, 610 N. Spring St. From fear to laughter and somewhere in between, Go Retro offers the ultimate Halloween experience for adults. This horse riding tour covers a large area with stops in the commercial business district, Seville, Sanders Beach, North and West Hill. There is a stop at a cemetery and sometimes the driver can show you around a haunted house. Designed for an adult audience; parental guidance is strongly recommended. More info: 850-466-5220.
Groups on the beach
7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 6. Gulfside Pavilion at Casino Beach, Pensacola Beach. Pensacola Beach’s popular outdoor summer concert series with performers for all musical tastes. Featuring a lineup of regional artists, Bands on the Beach offers an eclectic musical experience throughout the summer. This week, Johnny Earthquake & The Moondogs. Spectators are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets. Release. More information: 850-932-2257 or visitpensacolabeach.com.
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Tuesday night jazz
7:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 6. Seville neighborhood, 130 E. Government St. Enjoy jazz with Melodious Allen and The Funk Heads at Lili Marlene’s. More info: 850-434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.
Jazz Jams at 5 Barrel
6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 5. The 5 Barrel Brewery & Taproom, 121 S. Palafox St. Led by professional musicians, the Jazz Jams are intended strictly for fun occasions to play jazz with other musicians. Beaters, please bring your own sticks / brushes; and horn players, please follow the directions. Cost: Donations. 850-433-8382.
The 2021 Pensacola Beach Air Show
From Thursday to Saturday July 8-10. The 2021 Pensacola Beach Air Show will be featured by the US Navy Blue Angels celebrating their 75th anniversary. In addition to the Blues, there will be a host of world-class military, aerobatic and aerobatic performers, as well as interactive exhibits, military recruiting stations, and all types of field vendors. The Blues will hold a full practice show on Pensacola Beach on Thursday. The dress rehearsal will be on Friday with the aerobatic acts starting just after 11 a.m. and the Blue Angels above at 2 p.m. Saturday marks the official air show, which exactly follows the Friday dress rehearsal schedule. More information: visitpensacolabeach.com/whats-happening-blue-angels/.
Famous chef’s cuisine
5 p.m. Thursday, July 8. Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. The famous guest chef will create a menu in collaboration with the executive chef of the Seville neighborhood. Expect a different starter and side dish each month. More info: 850-434-6211. district seville.com.
Tunes by the Dunes Summer Concert Series
7 p.m. Thursday, July 8. Sand crab pavilion, Navarre beach park, 8649, boulevard du Golfe, Navarre. Tunes by the Dunes is a free summer concert series organized by the Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce. Enjoy a relaxing evening at the Sand Crab Pavilion to listen to live local music and food vendors. Spectators are encouraged to bring beach blankets and lawn chairs. This week introduces the Zion Tribe. Release. More info: 850-939-3267 or navarrechamber.com/tunes-by-the-dunes.
Hill-Kelly films in the park
6 p.m. Friday July 9. Community Maritime Park, 301 W. Main St. Participants are encouraged to bring blankets and chairs to spread out on the lawn to watch a family movie under the stars. Concessions from local food truck vendors will be available for purchase; outdoor food is also welcome. Pets and glass bottles are prohibited during the event. This week’s movie is “Soul”. Release. More info: 850-436-5670.
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11 p.m. to 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday July 9 and 10. DeLuna Lanes and Peter B’s Sport Grill, 590 E. Nine Mile Road. Cosmic Bowling is glow-in-the-dark bowling with a dance club atmosphere. The event includes a light show, fog machine and music. Before the start of Cosmic on Saturday evening, attendees can enjoy karaoke in the sports grill. Admission: $ 12. More info: 850-478-9522.
Transparent bottom kayak tours
8:30 am, 9:30 am and 10:30 am on Saturdays July 10 and 24. 8739 boul. Gulf, Navarre. Explore and experience the man-made snorkeling reef of Navarre Beach with 45-minute glass-bottom kayak tours. The price of the tour includes admission to the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center at 8740 Gulf Blvd., Navarre. The event is organized by the Navarre Beach Marine Sanctuary. More info: 850-939-3267.
1980s Murder Mystery Dinner Show
6:00 p.m. Saturday July 10. Seville neighborhood, 130 E. Government St. Prepare for a blast from the past with this new 1980s-themed mystery, Murder To The Max. As participants in the Arthur Adams High School Reunion Dance in 1988, guests must help Detective Gunn interrogate outrageous suspects, analyze evidence, and search for clues to bring the killer to justice. Grab your hairspray, stock up on DeLorean and crank up your boombox for Murder To The Max. Admission: $ 59. More info: 850-434-6211.
Pensacola Beach Quietwater Artwalk
11 a.m. on Sunday, July 11. Pensacola Beach Boardwalk, 400 Quietwater Beach Road. Enjoy a variety of local artists, art vendors, musicians, restaurants and bars. More information: facebook.com/PensacolaBeachArtWalk.
Blues on the bay
6 p.m. Sunday 11 July. Community Maritime Park Hunter Amphitheater, 301 W. Main St. The Town of Pensacola and Blues Angel Music have teamed up to bring their annual concert series back to the community of Pensacola for the first time since 2019. Concert goers are welcome to bring coolers and garden chairs. Guests of all ages are encouraged to enjoy the cool bay breeze while listening to and dancing to some of the area’s best musical talent. This week presents Memory Lane. Release. More info: 850-436-5670.
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