Local Upcoming Events
Sea Turtle Extravaganza: This family fun event at the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center will have loads of activities, kids’ crafts and more. Event is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $5. For more information, visit www.navarrebeachseaturtles.org
Sand Dollar Marketplace: Come by and shop the great deals and have a bite to eat from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sand Dollar Plaza located at 1900 Highway 87.
Navarre Fishing Rodeo: The Navarre Chamber Foundation is excited to once again bring to anglers young and old, novice and expert, the Navarre Fishing Rodeo on Oct. 7 and 8. For more information, visit www.navarrefishingrodeo.com.
Take a Kid Fishing: This free kid’s fishing pole giveaway and clinic is staged at Navarre Beach Pier from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Participants are encouraged to pre-register at fishnavarre.com or if available, day of event.
Oktoberfest: Head over to Juana’s Pagodas for a festive atmosphere for adults and activities for children staffed by the Navarre Beach Marine Science Station from noon to 4 p.m. For more information, call 850-939-1092 or juanaspagodas.com.
Taste of Gulf Breeze: This popular event at the Gulf Breeze Community Center features local restaurants, bars, and food vendors offering their tasty fares from 5 to 8:30 p.m. This is a 21 and up only venue. Admission is $5.
Run for the Reef: Run for the Reef benefits the Navarre Beach Marine Sanctuary and keeps Navarre Beach snorkelicious. The race starts at 7:30 a.m. For more information, visit www. navarrebeachmarinesanctuary.com.
Navarre Car, Truck, and Bike Show: Car show and craft fair will be held at Navarre High School from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, visit www.navarrecarandbikeshow.com.
Pinktober Fest: The Pink Pirates will host Pinktober Fest at Navarre Park from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. There will be raffles, music, vendors and more. For more information, call 850-582-2504.
Gulf Breeze Community Expo: Prepare for a family day of fun from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Gulf Breeze Community Center. Admission is free. For more information, visit www.gulfbreezechamber. com.
Cirque du Soleil Crystal: Cirque du Soleil Crystal explores the artistic attributes of ice for the very first time Oct. 19-22 at the Pensacola Bay Center. For more information, visit pensacolabaycenter. com.
Monarch Madness Butterfly Festival: Festival will be Oct. 20 and 21 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Panhandle Butterfly House located at the foot of Navarre Bridge. For more information, visit www. panhandlebutterflyhouse.org.
Boo at the Zoo: Children are invited to don their costumes and enjoy the zoo decked out for the Halloween holiday, Oct. 21-22 and 28-29. For more information, call 850-932-2229 or visit www. gulfbreezezoo.org.
Charity Chili Cook-off and Volleyball Tourney: Juana’s Pagodas & Sailor’s Grill is hosting their annual chili cook-off from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost is $10 to enter a chili pot, commentate or the volleyball tournament. For more information, call 850-336-2660 or visit juanaspagodas.com.
Pensacola Interstate Fair: Country music star Trace Adkins performs live at the Pensacola Interstate Fair, 6655 Mobile Highway, from 7 to 10 p.m. For more information and ticket prices, visit www.pensacolafair.com.
Science Spooktacular by the Sea: Amazing sea creatures await you at the Navarre Beach Marine Science Station Oct. 27 and 28. This trick or treat event will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. Admission is $5 per person, children under 2 are free. Visit www.navarresciencestation.org for more information.
Wahooloween: Families will have this opportunity to trick or treat at the Blue Wahoos Stadium. For more information, call 850-934-8444 ext. 333 or visit www.bluewahoos.com.
Live Band every weekend - No cover charge
Navarre Beach Pier
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