Pensacola Beach Calendar of Events
April - 2015
Pensacola JazzFest 2015
When: April 11 - 12, 2015
Where: Seville Square Park
Pensacola, FL 32502
Great music, kids area, arts & crafts, food & drink!
May - 2015
31st Annual Pensacola Crawfish Festival
When: May 1 - 3, 2015
Where: Bartram Park
Are you ready for the 31st annual Pensacola Crawfish Festival weekend? Join us May 1, 2, & 3 in downtown Pensacola at one of the largest crawfish boils in the Southeast, located in beautiful Bartram Park. The Pensacola Crawfish Festival will bring a taste of Louisiana right here to Pensacola Bay with a wide variety of Cajun fare such as crawfish poboys, crawfish pies, and over 16,000 pounds of boiled crawfish. Other festival favorites include chicken baskets, red beans and rice, gyros, bloomin' onions, kettle corn, apple dumplins and Deep Fried Brownies.
Pensacola Fiesta Day Parade
When: May 15, 2015 6:30 PM
Where: Downtown Spring & Garden Streets
Join in the festivities for the 66th annual Pen Air Federal Credit Union Fiesta Day Parade. Come catch some beads and enjoy watching beautiful floats parade through downtown.
Fiesta Sand Sculpture Contest
When: May 17, 2015
Where: Pensacola Beach - Gulfside Pavilion
Registration begins at 8 a.m. and judging at 2 p.m. The competition is free and more than $1,000 in cash and prizes will be awarded. The public is invited to vote for their favorite sculptures in the Peoples Choice Awards.
July - 2015
44th Annual Pensacola International Billfish Tournament
When: July 1 - 5, 2015
Where: Plaza DeLuna Park
Since 1970, The International has become a tradition in downtown Pensacola. The International is a qualifying event for the IGFA World Qualifier with the winner receiving an Invitation to fish the IGFA World Championship.
Fourth of July Fireworks
When: July 4, 2015
Don't miss the annual Fourth of July fireworks spectacular on Pensacola Beach. Soundside at 8:30 p.m.
Blue Angels Air Show
When: July 11, 2015
Witness exhilarating stunts and heart-stopping maneuvers at the Blue Angels Air Show. The Blue Angels will perform aerial acrobatics over the Gulf of Mexico during a weekend of high-flying fun. Pensacola Beach at 12 p.m. and 2 p.m.
September - 2015
Taste of the Beach
When: Sept 19 - 21, 2015 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Casino Beach
Taste of the Beach is set on one of the most celebrated and scenic back-drops - the Gulf of Mexico. It is a true feast for the eyes and palate. Tent after tent of yummy seafood and signature dishes allows you to experience the true culinary talents from around the Island.
Pensacola Seafood Festival
When: Sept 25 - 27, 2015
Where: Seville Square
Between Alcaniz and Bayfront Pkwy
Pensacola, FL 32502
Treat your taste buds to a variety of dishes from carefully selected food vendors bordering the park. Enjoy foods such as grilled conch, seafood gumbo, oyster croquettes, soft shell crab, coconut shrimp, Caribbean crab cakes, and more.
October - 2015
Art and Wine Festival
When: Oct 18, 2015 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Portofino Boardwalk
With the stroke of a brush and the pop of a cork, beautiful Pensacola Beach will transform into an artist and foodie's paradise. Starting at 11 a.m., the festival will feature eight area chefs, more than 50 wines and more than 20 artists. Tickets for the festival, which include the tastings, are $35 and can be purchased at the Boardwalk the day of the event.
November - 2015
Frank Brown International Songwriter's Festival
When: Nov 6, 2015 7:00 PM
Where: Pensacola Little Theatre
400 S Jefferson St.
Pensacola, FL 32502
The Frank Brown International Songwriters’ Festival Presents “Remembering Larry Butler” A celebration of the life and music of Grammy award winning music producer and Pensacola native, Larry Butler November 6, 2014.
Blue Angels Homecoming Show
When: Nov 6 - 8, 2015
Where: National Naval Aviation Museum
1750 Radford Blvd
Pensacola, FL 32508
The airshow starts with the Night Show on Friday night, and day performances featuring the Blue Angels are on Saturday and Sunday.