May 1, 2015 RSS feed / Features

Voices of Pensacola: Thousands of Voices Telling One City’s Story

Few cities in America are as invested in their own histories as Pensacola. More...

REEF WRECKER

Lionfish beware. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) have designated the first Saturday after Mother’s Day each year to be Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day. More...

A Quick Guide to Veterans Memorial Park

World War II Memorial - Built between Veterans Day 2001 and 2002, this bronze and white marble monument pays tribute to the national war effort during the Second World War. More...

RadioLive

The University of West Florida is continuing their Radio Live series this month with notable singer-songwriters Bill Mize, Carrie Elkin and Danny Schmidt. More...

Takes the stage at PLT

The MOM crew is at it again! Momologues 2: Off to School offers a frank and funny look at the true tales of motherhood, from homework hell to multitasking mania. More...

Start your day with breakfast from

If you’re looking for a place to eat that is dependable on quality food and great service, then look no further than Caprio’s Kitchen on Pensacola Beach. More...

On miPod

Maroon 5 right for any age

For this month’s On MiPod music column, Splash! Magazine interviewed University of West Florida student, Mallory DeMotts, to find out what’s on her iPod. More...

Fish Stories

There are more fish in the sea…

This spring has been no exception as the old saying goes “April showers bring May flowers.” We have had enough rain to float the ark this month and I’m ready for some sunshine and good fishing weather. More...

Stargazing

Winter sky fades in Sun’s glare

For May 2015, the Full Moon, the Rose or Strawberry Moon, occurs on May 4. The following evening,the waning gibbous moon passes two degrees north of Saturn in southeast sky. The moon is last quarter on the morning of May 11, rising about midnight. More...

Little Free Libraries

In 2013, USA Today called Little Free Library a “growing movement” only one year after its inception as a nonprofit. More...

All Aboard The Elcano!

Spain's renowned naval training ship is returning to Pensacola for the seventh time in late May as part of the annual Fiesta of Five Flags celebrations. More...

Pensacola Lighthouse Guided Tours

The Pensacola Lighthouse & Museum offers climbing tours of the landmark 1859 lighthouse, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Richard C. More...

Pensacola Ride of Silence

The West Florida Wheelmen bicycling club will be hosting the Ride of Silence on More...

Gulf Breeze Optimist Club 40th Annual Fishing Rodeo

Spear fishers and hook and line anglers can enter to win $1,000

Forty years ago, Gulf Breeze Optimist Club launched a fundraiser that not only taught children to fish, but also offered a multitude of categories in which nearly every fish could be a prize winning catch. More...

Heroes Among Us

Sharing Memories of Past Service and Sacrifice

Freedom, as the common expression goes, is not free, and there are many within our community who have paid more than most to secure that freedom both at home and abroad. More...

13th Annual Secret Gardens of the Emerald Coast Garden Tour

The Secret Garden Tour is a self-guided, walking tour of of seven unique gardens in and around east Pensacola, including The Pensacola Federation of Garden Clubs Headquarters building, The Garden Center. More...

Local Flavor A Taste of Louisiana Comes to Pensacola

From the outside it looks like a small Cajun restaurant. The wooden paneling and welcoming front porch lends itself to the assumption that what you see is what you get; a quaint establishment that no doubt specializes in Cajun fare. More...

Fleet Forces Band “Four Star Edition” Concert

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Panhandle Butterfly House holds Grand Opening May 2

The award-winning Panhandle Butterfly House will celebrate its grand opening for the 2015 season with a ribbon cutting Saturday, May 2 at 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Special festivities will include: More...

O'Pinions

See if these O’pinions add up

Months don’t come much better weatherwise than gentle, hopeful May, full of great beach weather, joyful graduations and promises of vacations. More...

May Outdoor Concert Schedule

Bands on the Beach V Tuesday 7 p.m.Gulfside Pavilion, Pensacola More...

Calendar

Save the Date!

May 10 * Mother’s Day May 25 * Memorial Day Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival Friday, May 1 – Saturday, May 2Foley Sports Complex More...