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Talkin Turkey - Kingergartners Write Recipes -

Fill your plate with laughter. See more on Page 10 of this edition. 

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Surfing Santa Parade - December 2 - Pensacola Beach -

Ready to enter your family, krewe or golf cart in the Surfing Santa Beach Parade? Entry forms are here: Surfing Santa Parade Entry Form 2018.pdf Surf. Santa Parade Hold Harmless 2018.pdf

Trot For Thought 5K and Turkey Dash -

Pensacola Beach Turkey Trot. All the details are on Page 2. 

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Weather Slows Island Times Delivery -

Until Diana the Delivery Diva makes it to your stop. You can read the entire Island Times online at https://indd.adobe.com/view/28cec253-c80a-46e4-9282-da72e5c0b380

Feasts to Football - Open on Thanksgiving Day -
Road Between Pensacola Beach & Navarre Beach Closed -

J Earle Bowden Way, Highway 399 is closed in the Santa Rosa Area of the Gulf Islands National Seashore. It will remain closed for repairs until January. 


Recent Articles

  • Support for Seadog Articled 9 months ago
    Longtime Beach resident, entertainer, teacher, comedian, server, surfer - - character - is battling cancer. His friends are hosting a fundraiser at Paradise, March 8, to help with the bills.
  • Gowens Park Gets Upgrades Articled 9 months ago
    New playground equipment installed. Water feature and Basketball court rehab to follow
  • Lifeguards Get New Trucks Articled 2 years ago
    Pete Moore of Pete Moore Chevrolet to donate two Chevy Colorado trucks to the Beach's lifeguard
  • Today is Jane Waters Day Articled 3 years ago
    May 10 is Jane Waters Day. Beach famous.
  • Ho Ho Holidays...Santa's on the Island Articled 3 years ago
    Lighted Boat Parade and Surfing Santa Beach Parade kick off Santa Rosa Island's holiday events

Helpful Contact Numbers
Escambia County Sheriff’s Office Non-Emergency Dispatcher: 850-436-9620 (9-1-1 for emergencies)
Animal Control Pensacola Beach: 850-595-0097
Santa Rosa Island Authority: 850-932-2257 (Report unpermitted construction to Developmental Services) Stranded or disoriented turtle on the beach: 1-888-404-3922, #FWC or *FWC


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12: Krewe of Wrecks at Crab's. 6 pm
12: Pensacola Beach Optimist Club, 6 p.m. at Beach Church Fellowship Hall. All are invited to attend Children's Performance by Beach School Soundpipers. 
14: IMPACT 100 Meet & Mingle, 4:30 p.m. Portofino. Open to all those interested in joining. www.impact100pensacola.org 

15: Pensacola Beach Chamber Membership Meeting, Our Lady’s Hunt Hall. 7:30 a.m. Breakfast, 8 a.m. Meeting. Call 932-1500 for guest pass.
17: Krewe du YaYa Pink Pedal Party. $20 at www.kreweduyayas.com or $25 day off at Sandshaker, 9:30 a.m. Entry includes lunch and prize tickets. 
17: Turkey Trot Regatta. Find Pensacola Beach Yacht Club on Facebook.
17: Shamrock Shuffle “The Green Dress Crawl,” noon, starts at Tiki Bar (PB RV Resort). Hosted by Krewe of St. Patrick. Open to public. Tickets online, $15, at https://kosp.yapsody.com/event/book/318471/5221786
20: Board of County Commission Installation of District Four Commissioner Robert Bender, 9 a.m. Board Chambers. 221 Palafox Place.
22: Thanksgiving Day
22: Turkey Trot 5K, 8:30 a.m. Gulfside Pavilion. Benefits Brain Cancer Research. Run. Walk. Costume Contest. Kids Dash with Santa. PensacolaBeachTurkeyTrot.com
24: Ocean Hour Beach Clean Up, Park West, 8:45 registration. OceanHourFL.com
25: Bingo at the Beach Church, 6 p.m. Bring your friends, family, snacks and drinks. A few bucks to play. www.TheBeachChurch.com
30: Wooly Booger Kiss The Hurricane Season Goodbye Bawl. Open to everyone who loves the beach. 4 p.m. til at Paradise Bar and Grill. No charge. Bring Queen Shugah a token or good luck charm.
1: Ocean Hour Beach Clean Up, Quietwater Beach and Bob Sikes Bridge areas, 8:45 a.m. registration. OceanHourFl.com
1: Breakfast with Santa at Crab's, 9 to Noon. 
1: Pensacola Beach Chamber Lighted Boat Parade, 4 p.m. Kids Party at Shaggy’s. 6:30 p.m. Little Sabine to Quietwater Pier. 8 p.m. Fireworks in the  Sound. PensacolaBeachChamber.com
2: Surfing Santa Beach Parade, 2 p.m. Avenida 10 to Gulfside Pavilion. PensacolaBeachChamber.com
7: Gulf Breeze High School Drama Department’s Bright Star, PSC Auditorium. 7:30 p.m. Also, Saturday. Matinee, Sunday, 2:30. Tickets, $20, online through Pensacola State College Theatre Dept. or call 850-484-1847.
8: Toys 4444 Tots Poker Tourney. 1 p.m. The Break. Two new unwrapped toys entry fee. Open to the public.
9: SOB Christmas Brunch, Flounder’s around noon.
12: Santa Rosa Island Authority Meeting, 5 p.m. #1 Via de Luna. Agendas online at www.sria-fla.com
14: Pensacola Beach Elementary School Holiday Concert, 6:30 p.m. Our Lady of the Assumption. Open to the public.
15: Sea Turtle Soiree, Pensacola Beach Hilton, 6 p.m. Benefits Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center.
22: Ocean Hour Beach Clean Up, scheduled for Fort Pickens Pier, 8:45 registration. OceanHourFl.com
25: Christmas Day
31: New Year’s Eve, fireworks at midnight. Santa Rosa Sound.