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Poetry Contest: Calling all “quarantined” high school students!

**News provided by Florida Humanities Council** Poetry often serves as a source of inspiration during challenging times, whether poets are trying to understand moments like the horrors of war or personal tragedies. Florida Humanities is encouraging high school students across the state to creatively capture their experiences through the prism of poetry. We want you […]

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UWF Historic Trust creates virtual reality museum tours amid closures

Click to see full story Museums in Pensacola have shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, you’re still able to tour them — just virtually. University of West Florida Historic Trust staff has put together virtual tours for its newest T. T. Wentworth, Jr. Florida State Museum 3rd floor exhibit, Lessons In Ink, and […]

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Florida Div of Cultural Affairs: CO-FIT Impact Tracker; Americans for the Arts Resource and Response Center

**News Shared by the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs** CO-FIT Financial Impact Tracker Use our new Impact Tracker spreadsheet to document and track detailed information and data about financial impacts and setbacks experienced by your organization. Click here to download.  AFTA Resource & Response Center Americans for the Arts established an online Resource and Response Center in order […]

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National Endowment for the Arts Announces CARES Act Funding Support Guidelines

**NEWS Shared by the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs** This morning, the National Endowment for the Arts announced guidelines to distribute funding to nonprofit arts organizations from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to preserve jobs and help support organizations forced to close operations due to the spread of COVID-19. With the […]

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Florida Humanities Grant Funding Available: Apply Today!

Florida Humanities invites nonprofit partners across the Sunshine State to apply for funding to support vital (and virtual!) humanities programming. Community Project Grants Deadline: April 15 at 12:00 pm (noon) Nonprofit organizations and local municipalities can apply for up to $5,000 to support their vital public humanities programming, including the development of virtual resources to engage […]

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ACE Cancels 7th Annual Foo Foo Festival Due to COVID-19

ACE Cancels 7th Annual Foo Foo Festival Slated for Fall 2020 Pensacola’s 12-Day Coastal Cultural Celebration Will Resume November 4 – 15, 2021 IMPORTANT NOTE: This cancelation applies to primary Foo Foo Fest grant-funded events only. A number of events are added each year, and placed under our marketing umbrella as “Friends of Foo.” However, whether these […]

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Ballet Pensacola Announces the 2018-19 Season

TICKET INFORMATION Season Tickets Season tickets are available today! To order season tickets call 850.432.9546 or download THIS ORDER FORM and return to frankgiammaria@balletpensacola.com Season ticket holders receive the following perks: 15% discount & no ticket fees The best seats in the house! Subscribers have access to seats not available to the public Free ticket […]

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2019 Foo Foo Festival Announces New Committee, Deadlines and Grant Structure

6th Annual 12-Day Coastal Cultural Panoply takes place October 31 – November 12 Click here to learn more about Foo Foo Festival, the twelve day art and culture festival in Pensacola, Florida. Pensacola, Fla. – February 1, 2019 – The nonprofit organization, Art, Culture, and Entertainment, Inc. (ACE), today announces the 6th Annual Foo Foo […]

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Pensacola: A Top Summer Road Trip Destination

Style Blueprint’s Summer Road Trip: Explore Gulf Coast Culture features Pensacola Pensacola joins other local art and cultural hubs like Mobile, AL, and 30A in this list of coastal road trip destinations. As Nicole Lett explores Pensacola, she maps out her top choices in accommodations and things to see while in town including the Pensacola Opera, Ballet Pensacola, Pensacola Symphony […]

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2018 Foo Foo Festival Now Accepting Grant Applications

Exciting News! Art, Culture, and Entertainment, Inc., is now accepting grant applications to be considered for the 2018 Foo Foo Festival, Nov. 1 – 12 —our 5th Year! Deadline for submission is Friday, April 27 at 4 p.m. CT, and this year, it’s all online. Click here to start your application. Art, Culture, and Entertainment, Inc. […]

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