Community Calendar Events

November Events

Thursday, Nov. 2-Sunday, Nov. 5
“Murder in Green Meadows”
Psychological Thriller
Presented by the Panhandle Community Theaters
Thursday-Sunday, 7:30pm; Sunday matinee, 2:30pm
$15
www.panhandlecommunitytheater.com

Thursday, Nov. 2-Sunday, Nov. 5  
Foo Foo Fest!

“Cubed Gulf Coast”
12-day public art installation and live mural painting performance
16 artists creating art on 8×8 foot cubes
Palafox @ Martin Luther King Jr. Plaza downtown
www.foofoofest.com

Friday, Nov. 3 – Jan 31
Foo Foo Fest!

Pensacola Umbrella Sky Project
Hundreds of colorful umbrellas will take flight over Intendencia downtown
Three-month exhibit sponsored by Downtown Improvement Board
www.foofoofest.com/events 

Friday, Nov. 3-Sunday, Nov. 5         
Foo Foo Fest!

Great Gulf Coast Arts Festival
Juried art plus music and food
9am-5pm Saturday & Sunday; 9am-4pm Sunday
Children’s Art Festival 10am-4pm Saturday and Sunday
Free admission
Seville Square

Thursday, Nov. 2
“Cheers for Charity” Craft Beer Event
6-9pm
World of Beer
$20 
Benefiting Epilepsy Foundation of Florida
www.efof.org/events/cheers

Thursday-Sunday, Nov. 2-5 (continues Nov. 9-12) 
Foo Foo Fest!
“The Wedding Singer”
Musical Comedy at Pensacola Little Theater
Showtimes and tickets online at www.pensacolalittletheater.com

Friday, Nov. 3            
Foo Foo Fest!

“Jazz Justice”
11am-11pm
Jazz Artists from throughout the Southeast US + silent auction
Free admission
Benefits Legal Services of North Florida
SoGo District on Palafox
www.jazzforjustice.org

Friday, Nov. 3            
Foo Foo Fest!

“Music Hispanica”
Music from Spain and Latin America performed by Pensacola Opera Artists in Residence and the Pensacola Guitar Orchestra
A Foo Foo Fest event
7:30pm
General Admission $20
First United Methodist Church
www.choralsocietyofpensacola.org

Friday, Nov. 3            
Foo Foo Fest!

“Back to the Blocks”
Evening of live jazz and soul music, videos and film
7pm-9pm
Free
Belmont Cultural Center
www.backontheblocks.com

Friday, Nov. 3-Sunday Nov. 5                     
Foo Foo Fest!

Pensacola Buskers Festival
www.downtownpensacola.com

Saturday, Nov. 4
Christmas Village Craft Fair
Vendor booths inside and out plus pictures with Santa Claus
9am-5pm
Milton Masonic Lodge on Hwy 90           

Saturday, Nov. 4       
Foo Foo Fest!

“Awakenings”
Pensacola Symphony Orchestra and the Westwater Symphonic Photography
Multi-media concert experience
7:30pm
Saenger Theater
www.pensacolasymphony.com or Saenger Theater

Saturday, Nov. 4
Craft and Sausage Festival
Great food and arts and crafts by more than 50 vendors
9am-3pm
First Baptist Church of Beulah
On FB @ Beulah Baptist Pensacola

Saturday, Nov. 4
“The Great Pumpkin Race” 5K run
8am
Sacred Heart Cathedral School on 12th Avenue
www.shcs.ptdiocese.org

Saturday, Nov. 4                  
Foo Foo Fest!

Clean Energy Fest
Music, displays, interactive events for kids and adults
11am-6pm Saturday at UWF Museum Plaza on Church Street downtown
www.foofoofest.com

Sunday, Nov. 5                     
Foo Foo Fest!

2017 Latino Festival
Latino cuisine, festive music, dance, films and more
2-8pm
Free admission and donations will be collected for Hurricane Marie relief in Puerto Rico
Belmont Cultural Center
www.latinomediainc.com

Sunday, Nov. 5
“Taste of Tailgating”
Union Public House @ 309
S. Reus Street
11:30am-3:30pm
Watch NFL games and enjoy tailgating food, beverages and activities
$50 to benefit Gulf Coast Kid’s House
www.gulfcoastkidshouse

Monday, Nov. 6                    
Foo Foo Fest!

Jazz Pensacola Jazz Jam and Food Drive
5:30pm
Horizon Restaurant
Bring non-perishable food donations
$10 admission
www.jazzpensacola.com

Monday, Nov. 6-11              
Foo Foo Fest!

“Fiore Flower Flashes”
Multiple locations throughout downtown Pensacola
Look for “flashes of fresh flowers” on display at our most iconic places
Fresh and bio-degradable floral art
Presented by a “Friend of Foo Foo”
www.foofoofest.com

Monday, Nov. 7        
Foo Foo Fest!

“Build & Brew”
Pensacola MESS Hall
Geared to adults who love math, engineering, science and stuff
6pm
Free
Apple Annie’s at Seville Quarter
www.pensacolamesshall.org

Thursday, Nov. 9      
“Ital-iano”
Italian Food and Dueling Pianos featuring Alex Gartner and Martin Tate of Pensacola Children’s Chorus
T. Bubba Bechtol emcees
6:30pm
Tickets $75; Over 21
www.pensacolachildrenschorus.com

Thursday, Nov. 9 – Sunday, Nov. 19           
Foo Foo Fest!

33rd Annual Frank Brown International Songwriters Festival
Hear today’s songwriters and tomorrow’s rising stars at performances throughout the Emerald Coast—from Pensacola Beach to Perdido Key.
Complete schedule at www.frankbrownsongwriters.com

Friday, Nov. 10          
Foo Foo Fest!

Tribute to Larry Butler
 Special performance by County Music Hall of Fame inductee Don Schlitz
Frank Brown International Songwriter’s event
$20 at the door; limited seating
Performance at 7:30pm; doors open at 6pm
Flora-Bama Main Room
Proceeds benefit Larry Butler Memorial Award Fund at UWF
www.frankbrownsongwritersfestival.blogspot.com

Friday, Nov. 10                     
Foo Foo Fest!

An Evening with Guitarist Gene Bertoncini
Presented by Jazz Pensacola
6pm
Pensacola Opera Center
$25
www.jazzpensacola.com

Friday-Saturday, Nov. 10-11
Blue Angels Homecoming Air Show
NAS Pensacola
Gates open at 8am each day; performances start at 9:30am
Free Admission
www.naspensacolaairshow.com

Friday, Nov. 10 & Sunday, Nov. 12             
Foo Foo Fest!

“Maria de Buenos Aires” Tango Opera
Foo Foo Festival event
Pensacola Opera
www.pensacolaopera.com

Saturday, Nov. 11
“Repti-Day”
Pensacola Reptile and Exotic Animal Expo
Seminars, vendors, live pets
10am-5pm
$10 adults; $5 children 5-12
Navarre Conference Center
www.repticon.com

Saturday, Nov. 11                
Foo Foo Fest!

“Pensacola’s Salute to Veterans”
Performed by Pensacola Civic Band
7:30pm
Saenger Theater
$10 adults; $5 children 15 and under
www.pensacolasaenger.com

Saturday, Nov. 11
18th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival
More than 160 vendors selling holiday gifts and decorations
9am-3pm
Pine Forest United Methodist Church
www.pineforestumc.org

Sunday, Nov. 12       
Foo Foo Fest!

Pensacola “Egg Fest”
Sample food from more than 100 teams cooking on Big Green Eggs
Live music and celebrity judges
12n-3pm
Blue Wahoos Stadium
Adults $25 advance; $35 same day; kids under 10 free
www.pensacolaeggfest.com

Sunday, Nov. 12
13th Annual Pensacola Marathon
Starting line for marathon and half-marathon is near Admiral Mason Park downtown, ending at Vietnam Wall Memorial.
6:30am
www.pensacolasports.org

Monday, Nov. 13      
Music Hall Artist Series presents Presidio Brass
National touring ensemble from San Diego presents “Sounds of the Cinema” with wit and new arrangements
7:30pm
Center for Fine and Performing Arts @ UWF
Ticket information @ www.uwf.edu

Monday, Nov. 13      
Foo Foo Fest!

“The Williams Trifecta”
Pensacola Bay Concert Band performs music of John Williams, Clifton Williams and Vaughan Williams—unrelated but all well-known composers
7:30pm
Free, donations of non-perishable food for Manna Food Pantry appreciated
Christ Church on Wright St. downtown
www.pbcbweb.com

Friday, Nov. 17-Sunday, Dec. 24
“Santa’s Photo Party”
Meet Santa and his elves at Santa Plaza in front of the Escambia County Government Building.
Games, hot chocolate and photos
Fridays 5-9pm; Saturdays 11am-9pm; Sundays 11am-8pm

Saturday, Nov. 18
“Tribute to the Royalty of Rock”
Presented by the White Tie Rock Ensemble
8pm
Saenger Theater
Tickets online at www.pensacolasaenger.com

Saturday, Nov. 18
Santa’s Workshop Craft Fair and Bake Shop
Presented by Navarre Garden Club
9am-3pm
Navarre Conference Center
www.navarregardenclub.org

Saturday, Nov. 18
“New Moon Celestial Festival”
Celebrate all things new age, mystical and enchanting beneath the Autumn Celestial Sky New Moon
Speakers and vendors
4-9pm
$10 adults
First City Art Center
www.firstcityart.org

Saturday, Nov. 18
Heron Trot 5K Run
Open to walkers and runners of all ages; kayaks available to race attendees
Proceeds benefit Friends of Pensacola State Parks
Same day registration 6am
Big Lagoon State Park in Perdido Key
www.floridastateparks.org/park/Big-Lagoon

Saturday, Nov. 18
Wild Turkey Trot 5K Run
Sponsored by Seville Quarter Milers through streets of downtown
Advance and same-day race info online at www.sevillequarter.com or www.runsignup.com

Friday, Nov. 24
Winterfest Elf Parade
Kids can join Santa on a walking parade through downtown with prizes for best dressed elf, best stroller, best elf ears and more
4-7pm
Downtown on South Palafox starting from the old Escambia County Courthouse
www.pensacolawinterfest.org

Thursday, Nov. 30
“Wreaths of Joy”
Skopelos at New World
Benefits Arc Gateway
Online Auction
www.arc-gateway.org

Thursday-Sunday, Nov. 30-Dec. 3
49th Annual Snowball Derby
Largest short track stock car race in the nation
Five Flags Speedway
www.5flagsspeedway.com

Friday, Dec. 1
“Caravan Arts & Crafts Show”
More than 40 vendors offering handcrafted gifts and decorations
9am-4pm both days
Free admission
St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church
Vendor list at www.scpen.org

Friday-Saturday, Dec. 1-2
Winter Arts and Crafts Fair
Shop for holiday gifts and decorations
12n-7pm Friday; 9am-2:30pm Saturday
St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Milton

Saturday, Dec. 2
Handel’s Mesiah
Performed by the Pensacola Choral Society with soloists from Pensacola Opera Artists in Residence
Saenger Theater

Saturday, Dec. 2
Santa’s Puppy Party
Escambia County Animal Shelter will have pets ready for adoption
1-4pm
Escambia County Government Building Place
Escambia County Animal Shelter @ www.myescambia.com

Saturday, Dec. 2
Merry Marketplace Retail & Business Expo
Shop for unique and personalized gifts, learn more about area organizations and businesses
Presented by Greater Pensacola Chamber of Commerce
1-7pm
Free Admission with donation of one non-perishable food item
Versailles Event Center @ 1504 W. Intendencia
www.pensacolachamber.com

Saturday, Dec. 2
Lighted Boat Parade & Fireworks
View from Little Sabine at 6:30; from Quietwater Beach at 7pm
Santa’s Fireworks at 8pm Soundside
Pensacola Beach Chamber of Commerce
www.pensacolabeachchamber.com

Friday, Dec. 8-Sunday, Dec. 10
“Christmas on the Coast”
Pensacola Children’s Chorus

Friday, Dec. 15          
Christmas at Gallery Night

Sunday, Dec. 31
Celebrate the New Year
Pensacola Symphony Orchestra
Guest Artist vocalist Dee Daniels
Music of Ella Fitzgerald, Peggy Lee, Sarah Vaughn and more
www.pensacolasymphony.com