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SRIA Cancels Events Thru May 11

The SRIA has revoked event permits for gatherings until May 11. Bands on the Beach concerts are cancelled until after May 11.

April Events include Star Gaze, Sunrise services, Crawfish Festival, Firefighters Challenge, DeLuna Swim, Crawfish 5K, Military Heroes 5K, ALS Walk, Gnarley Charley Surf Contest, Tri Gulf Coast swims. Events in May include Sandpiper Strut, Star Gaze, Cornhole, Boardwalk Merchants Art of the Boardwalk, Import Rally. 




Spring Break Responsibly

By Katie King

Pensacola Beach has long been a favorite, family-friendly Spring Break destination that locals cherish and newcomers embrace.




Sikes Toll Facility To Transition to Cashless

Hospitality industry professionals heard updates on the changes set to occur at the Bob Sikes Toll Facility from Escambia County Commissioner Robert Bender at their HRT luncheon, January 21 at the Hampton Inn on Pensacola Beach. Bender, whose district includes Pensacola Beach, said the toll facility will likely transition in early April to cashless where drivers will have passes or be sent a toll-by-plate bill. 




Beach Events Fill 2020 Calendar

Pensacola Beach’s event calendar runs the gamut from quirky and quaint to powerfully patriotic. The year splashed in with the Polar Bear Plunge and before the goose bumps can go away there is a half marathon. King cakes, wig wearing bushwacker drinking partiers and the wildest pajama party in the world – the Krewe of Nauga’s Champagne Breakfast and Native Noontime Ball are all in January. The Chamber and the SRIA host a bash for snowbirds. Beach Babes saunter across the Shaker stage and Bananimals chefs vie for the title of best chilli cook. The last day of the month pits trivia fans against each other at the Church while the sticky marshmallow filled moonpie is honored at Bamboo Willie’s at the Nereids’ party.




Volkert Engineers Answer Roundabout Plan Design Questions -

Volkert engineers provided answers to SRIA questions regarding the Pensacola Beach Congestion Management Plan Design third phase which includes roundabouts and pedestrian underpasses.