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ONGOING

MAGIC CHRISTMAS IN LIGHTS

Through Dec. 31 Bellingrath Gardens and Home in Mobile, Ala. Go to bellingrath.org for information

MUSEUM TRAVELING EXHIBIT

Hangar Bay One, National Naval Aviation Museum, 1750 Radford Blvd., Pensacola 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.

FREE BEGINNER AND INTERMEDIATE UKULELE CLASSES

657 North Pace Blvd. Pensacola 9:30 a.m.-11 a.m. Saturdays

FEAR AND FOLLY: THE VISIONARY PRINTS OF FRANCISCO GOYA AND FEDERICO CASTEL

Pensacola Museum of Art 407 South Jefferson St., Pensacola. Through Dec. 31, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday. Closed Monday.

REBELS WITH A CAUSE: AMERICAN IMPRESSIONIST WOMEN

Pensacola Museum of Art 407 South Jefferson St., Pensacola

POLAR EXPRESS PAJAMA PARTY

Saturday and Sundays at 3 p.m. through Dec. 17, with additional showing Dec. 23 at the National Naval

Aviation Museum.

Children are encouraged to wear their pajamas to enjoy the Giant Screen Theater showing of “The Polar Express” journey to the North Pole to find the true spirit of Christmas.

TAP IT AND RUN CLUB AT WORLD OF BEER

Run in downtown Pensacola Wednesdays, 6-9 p.m.

DUELLING PIANO SHOW

Seville Quarter, 130 East Government St., Pensacola 8 p.m., Wednesday- Saturday until Dec. 30.

JAZZ JAM

Horizen Restaurant, 3103 East Strong St., Pensacola First Monday of each month, 6:30-9 p.m.

Opportunity to play jazz with other musicians. Jazz Jam at La Brisa Restaurant in Gulf Breeze, first Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday Jazz Jam until Dec. 26, 6:30 p.m. at Seville Quarter at 130 East Government St. in Pensacola.

SANTA ROSA FARMERS’ MARKET

4587 Woodbine Road, Pace (in front of Pace Presbyterian Church) Saturdays

SAND DOLLAR SATURDAY AND LOCAL MARKETPLACE

Sand Dollar Plaza at 1900 Hwy. 87 in Navarre First Saturday of each month, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. (Dec. 2)

PALAFOX MARKET

Palafox Street in Martin Luther King Jr. Plaza, between Wright and Chase streets, downtown

Pensacola Saturdays (rain or shine), 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

Go to www.palafoxmarket.com for information.

TRIVIA TREK

Gulf Breeze Community Center, 800 Shoreline Dr. Saturdays and Sundays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

1.5-mile walk for families and pets features 12 posted trivia questions. Call (850) 393-4605 for information.

WONDERLAND OF LIGHTS

Holiday lights claim attention each evening through Dec. 30 at the Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds. Winding trail of large, festive light displays for the holidays.

PENSACOLA’S WEEKLY OPEN MIC

Fridays through Dec. 29, 7 p.m. Single Fin Cafe

SANTA’S PHOTO PARTY

Friday, Saturday and Sunday through Dec. 25 Escambia County Government Building in downtown Pensacola Call (850) 583-1365

Friday, Dec. 1

WINTER ARTS AND

CRAFTS FAIR

Dec. 1, noon to 7 p.m., and Dec. 2, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. St. Mary’s Episcopal Church at 6845 Oak St.

WINTERFEST IN PENSACOLA

Dec. 1-2, 8, 10, 15-17 at 6 p.m.

Ticketed trolley ride through downtown Pensacola with 16 performances along the way.

Saturday, Dec. 2

NAVARRE’S CHRISTMAS IN THE PARK

Saturday, Dec. 2 at 1 p.m.

Applications are now available for the 2017 Navarre Community Christmas Parade.

CLARK’S LOCK AND SAFE CHRISTMAS PARADE

Saturday, Dec. 2, 6 p.m. Begins at community center on Byrom Street

GULF BREEZE HOLIDAY PARADE

Saturday, Dec. 2, at 10 a.m. on Shoreline Drive behind Gulf Breeze High School and continuing down Shoreline Drive, onto

McLane Road and ending at First Baptist Church on Fairpoint Drive.

NAVARRE CHRISTMAS PARADE

Line-up for “12 Days of Christmas” will begin at noon Saturday, Dec. 2, at the Navarre Library and Holley-Navarre Senior Center. The parade will begin at 1 p.m.

NAVARRE COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS PARADE

Saturday, Dec. 2, at 1 p.m., beginning at Navarre Library.

Mr. and Mrs. Claus and The Grinch will be on hand for photo-making fun after the parade. Many more activities and treats and lots of entertainment. Tree lighting there at 5:15 p.m.

KIDS’ CHRISTMAS PARTY

Saturday, Dec. 2, 4-6 p.m.

The fun will take place at Shaggy’s on the beach.

SANTA VISITS GULF BREEZE

Dec. 2, 11 a.m., Optimist Club Christmas tee lot at Dolphin Stadium

SEASON YOUR HOLIDAY LIGHTED BOAT PARADE

Saturday, Dec. 2, 6:30 p.m. View from Quiet Beach, with fireworks at 8 p.m.

HOLIDAY LIGHTED BOAT PARADE

Saturday, Dec. 2, at 8 p.m. The Blackwater River in Milton will be lighted up with gleaming boats on the Blackwater River. Line-up is at Russell Harbor Landing at 7:15 p.m.

NAVARRE CHAMBER FOUNDATION’S JINGLE BELL 5k

RUN/WALK FUN RUN

Saturday, Dec.2, 2017 at 8 a.m. Navarre Main Fire Station (Behind McDonalds on Hwy. 98), Navarre

Family event for all ages. Non-competition

NAVARRE VISIT WITH SANTA

Saturday, Dec. 2 following parade and Dec. 9 and 16 at 1 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 3, 10 and 17 from noon-4 p.m. at Harborwalk Village.

Sunday, Dec. 3

SURFING SANTA BEACH PARADE

Sunday, Dec. 3, 2 p.m.

Pensacola Beach meet and greet with Santa Claus.

Tuesday, Dec. 5

REFRESHING READS BOOK CLUB

First Tuesday of the month, 3 p.m. Jay Library, 5259 Booker Lane

Saturday, Dec. 9

JAY CHRISTMAS PARADE

Saturday, Dec. 9 Lineup at 9 a.m. at Jay City Park and parade at 10.

COX PENSACOLA CHRISTMAS PARADE

Saturday, Dec. 9, 5:15 p.m.

The parade begins downtown at Spring and Garden Streets and features 90 entries and eight bands. The Blue Angels flight team is also part of the fun.

CHRISTMAS PARADE DASH

Saturday, Dec. 9

The 1.2 mile event, sponsored by the Pensacola Runners Association, precedes the Pensacola Christmas Parade.

JAY CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION

Begins at 8 a.m. Dec. 9 on Commerce Street, with Claus and Mrs. Claus visiting there after the town’s parade at 10.

Wednesday, Dec. 13

COFFEE TALK BOOK CLUB

Second Wednesday of the month, 6:30 p.m., Gulf Breeze Library, 1060 Shoreline Drive

Friday, Dec. 15

GALLERY NIGHT

Downtown Pensacola Dec. 15, 5-9 p.m.

Once-a-month celebration with music, art and cuisine on streets closed to traffic.

Saturday, Dec. 16

JACKSONIAN GUARD COLORS CEREMONY

Plaza Ferdinand’s flagpole area on Palafox Street, Pensacola Noon-12:30 p.m. third Saturday of the month. (Dec. 16)

SEVILLE QUARTER KARAOKE

Lili Marlene’s in Seville Quarter, 130 East Government St., Pensacola

LIBRARY EVENTS

Bereavement Support, Second and fourth Fridays of every month, 11:30 a.m., Navarre Library, 8484 James M. Harvell Road

FICTION FANATICS BOOK CLUB

Fourth Saturday of each month, 11:30 a.m., Navarre Library, 8484 James M. Harvell Road in Navarre

Tuesday, Dec. 19

ANIMANGA CLUB

Third Tuesday of each

month, 4 p.m., Gulf Breeze Library, 1060 Shoreline Drive

GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUB

Third Tuesday of each month, 5 p.m. Milton Library, 5541 Alabama St.

Sunday, Dec. 24

CHRISTMAS EVE CANDLELIGHT COMMUNION

Sunday, Dec. 24, 5 p.m. First United Methodist Church at 6819 Berryhill St. in Milton

Tuesday, Dec. 26

BIBLIOBABBLERS TEEN BOOK CLUB

Last Tuesday of the month, 6 p.m., Gulf Breeze Library, 1060 Shoreline Drive

BOOK CHAT

Fourth Wednesday of every other month, except May and September, Pace Library, 4750 Pace Patriot Blvd.

Sunday, Dec. 31

HARBOURWALK VILLAGE NEW YEAR’S EVE STREET PARTY

Sunday, Dec. 31 from 8 p.m. to midnight.

Live music, fireworks show, dining, drinking and dancing and 10th annual Ball Drop over the harbor

NEW YEAR’S EVE FIREWORKS

Sunday, Dec. 31, Pensacola Beach at 8 p.m.

Monday, Jan. 1, 2018

POLAR BEACH PLUNGE

Monday, Jan. 1, 2 p.m. at Pensacola Beach

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