The Pensacola Mardi Gras Grand Parade is one of the biggest Mardi Gras celebrations on the Gulf Coast with up to 100,000 people attending.
Jan. 5 marks the end of one holiday season in Pensacola, and the beginning of another.
Pensacola Beach in winter is a beachcomber’s heaven, providing a unique experience unlike any other time of the year.
Unfamiliar with oysters? Just think of them as chicken livers of the sea.
As Pensacola continues to grow and flourish, so does its culinary scene as the city focuses on a more “Gulf-to-Table” movement. Follow along as we explore some of the freshest catch-of-the-days Pensacola has to offer.
The term biodiversity has multiple meanings. Some look at it in terms of genetics, others ecosystems, but most look at it in terms of species. Simply put, biodiversity is the variety of life within a system.The system could be on a small scale, such as a pond, or on a much larger one, like an ocean.
Spotting wild dolphins is on the top of many people’s “sand-bucket” list. These captivating marine mammals are so adored and celebrated that even the locals are always on the lookout for them.
Here in Pensacola, we are so fortunate to have people who are committed to preserving our unique history. But when you are the oldest European settlement in the country with more than 450 years’ worth of history to protect, that task can be daunting.
Some people want to experience a new culture. Others like to see historic landmarks. And some of us just want to party. Here’s a tour that can satisfy all three – but mainly that last group.
Uptown/Central Pensacola features all of the nuts and bolts of modern life, including Cordova Mall and University Town Plaza, major shopping centers with well-known national retailers and specialty shops; dozens of restaurants; the main campus ofPensacola State College; and countless opportunities to be entertained and stay busy – all within a few square miles.
Pensacola’s beautiful beaches and historic downtown make it a destination, but you’ll find the locals in East Pensacola.
North of Interstate 10, much of the Pensacola area takes on a more relaxed and natural vibe.
Welcome to Century, the “northern gate to the Sunshine state.”
These awards are a reflection of the incredible community that we have in the Pensacola Bay Area. If you haven’t attended one of these events, they’re a must-see that you should add to your list.
If you’ve never experienced Pensacola’s Mardi Gras celebration, you’re in for a treat. Nobody does Mardi Gras quite like we do.
We know that the LGBTQ+ community is welcome on Pensacola Beach for Memorial Day weekend, but did you know Pensacola offers something for every letter in LGBTQ+ the rest of the year as well?
Florida has the highest density of southern Bald Eagle breeding populations in the lower 48 states.