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GRANT RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED FOR PENSACOLA’S EIGHTH ANNUAL FOO FOO FESTIVAL, NOV. 3-15, 2022

Today, the Pensacola Foo Foo Festival Committee announced the public grant scoring for the eighth annual Foo Foo Festival, naming 12 grant recipients and allocating more than $400,000 in grant funding for this November’s events. Following an impressive number of submissions, this year’s grant winners include Pensacola Little Theatre, Stamped LGBTQ, Pensacola Museum of Art, […]

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FOO FOO FESTIVAL TO ANNOUNCE PUBLIC GRANT SCORING AND 2022 FESTIVAL GRANT WINNERS

PENSACOLA FOO FOO FESTIVAL TO ANNOUNCE PUBLIC GRANT SCORING AND 2022 FESTIVAL GRANT WINNERS TUESDAY, MAY 24, 2022 Pensacola’s 12-Day Coastal Celebration Set to Return November 3-14, 2022 WHAT: Mark your calendars for Foo Foo Festival’s grant scoring and 2022 grant winner announcement, taking place on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 10 a.m. CDT. Following […]

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Florida Humanities Announces Book Festival Grants!

Florida Humanities’ Book Festival Grants provide funding to eligible Florida nonprofit organizations to support events that celebrate the joy of reading, encourage thoughtful interactions between authors and their readers, and reflect on how literature conveys the human experience. Proposed programming may occur over a single day or multiple days. Events can occur virtually, in person, […]

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The Choral Society Concludes Its 86th Season to Host Auditions for 87th!

The Choral Society concludes its 86th season with a flurry of activity: a concert, preceded by a concert preview, followed by auditions for the 87th season. A series of FREE, informal concert previews begins with a discussion of the Society’s upcoming program, Triptych. The preview is set for Tuesday, May 10 at 7:00 pm and […]

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Pensacola Symphony Orchestra in the Park May 8

Pensacola Symphony Orchestra in the Park

Pack a lawn chair or a blanket, and join us this Sunday, May 8 at 3 p.m. for a free outdoor performance at Museum Plaza in Downtown Pensacola! This event features PSO musicians Sarah Jane Young, flute; Matt Fossa, oboe; Richard Jernigan, clarinet; Richard Hopkins, bassoon; and Jacquelyn Adams, horn. Selections include music by Matt Fossa, Denes Agay, Amy […]

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Pensacola MESS Hall Celebrates 10 Years!

The Pensacola MESS Hall was founded as an experiment 10 years ago. A group of community members believed that a hands-on science museum would be an asset to the Pensacola area. Over the years, the MESS Hall team has built on that initial effort to create an organization that is an anchor for our community, […]

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Jazz Pensacola presents “Women in Jazz”

Jazz Gumbo is all about Women In Jazz Monday, May 16, at Phineas Phogg’s, Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; music starts at 6:30 p.m. The evening presents Mary Chavez, keys and vocals; Rebecca Barry, saxophone and vocals; Holly Phillips, bass; and Leah Yelverton, drums … plus a Special Guest! The cost of Jazz Gumbo is $10 each […]

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CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL MUSEUM DAY WITH PENSACOLA ARTS AND CULTURAL INSTITUTIONS, MAY 18, 2022

This May, ACE Pensacola invites arts & culture lovers to vacation artfully by celebrating International Museum Day with the destination’s renowned institutions. On Wednesday, May 18, 2022, residents and visitors to Pensacola can celebrate the holiday by expanding their cultural, historical, and artistic knowledge through vibrant representations of the city’s community and history at The […]

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Student Musicians! Apply Now for 2022 Student Jazz Competition!

Jazz Pensacola invites high school and college student musicians to enter the 2022 Student Jazz Competition. The application deadline is Friday, Feb. 18, 2022. The finals will be held at Jazz Pensacola’s March Jazz Gumbo, 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 21 at Phineas Phogg’s in Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. The event will be free and open to the public. […]

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First City Arts Center Brings the Arts Community Together

First City Art Center continues to offer opportunities to get involved in the crafting community First City Art Center is all about engaging the community through a broad array of workshops, classes, exhibits, camps, and events all aimed towards getting their hands dirty with some sort of art. Whether it’s glass blowing or glass bead […]

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