Pensacola Beach’s annual foodie festival that celebrates the beach’s talented chefs and their unique coastal cuisine with cooking demonstrations, chef challenges, sample tastings and a free live concert. The party gets started Friday night with a special, ticketed VIP event at the Hilton Pensacola Beach Front at 6 p.m. Tickets are $75 each and can be purchased on the Taste of the Beach website. The daylong Taste of the Beach outdoor festival opens on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. with about 20 beach restaurants showcasing their signature dishes for just $5 each. The festival, which is centered around the Gulfside Pavilion at Casino Beach, amps up the entertainment with chef demonstrations, cooking competitions and live music. For details or tickets, visit
Taste of the Beach Festival
September 16, 2017 all-day
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8:00 am Palafox Market @ Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza
Palafox Market @ Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza
Sep 24 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Fresh produce, live plants, baked goods, fine art, and antiques are just a few of the items offered by vendors at Palafox Market in Downtown Pensacola. Items originate directly from onsite vendors who grow, make, or create the fruits, vegetables,...
9:00 am Worship on the Water @ Flora-Bama Tent
Worship on the Water @ Flora-Bama Tent
Sep 24 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
9 and 11 a.m. weekly church services. The service always draws a large and friendly crowd.
10:00 am Trivia Trek @ Community Center
Trivia Trek @ Community Center
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Bring your family, bring your pets! 1.5 mile walk with 12 trivia questions will be posted. Ballots are $2 each and all proceeds are donated to the Community Center After School Program and local animal shelters.
12:00 pm Art on the Boardwalk
Art on the Boardwalk
Sep 24 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
On Pensacola Beach. Ten artists will show and tell each Sunday through September. In case of inclement weather, the event will be canceled.
3:00 pm Pensacola Little Theatre Present... @ Pensacola Little Theatre
Pensacola Little Theatre Present... @ Pensacola Little Theatre
Sep 24 @ 3:00 pm
Directed by Kathy Holsworth. Join Valerie Russenberger and her cast of friends on this hilarious road trip. Three generations travel from Alabama to California to get to a wedding. They meet family, friends, strangers and each other along the way.
10:00 am Free Tuesday at the Pensacola Mu... @ Pensacola Museum of Art
Free Tuesday at the Pensacola Mu... @ Pensacola Museum of Art
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Enjoy free admission to the Pensacola Museum of Art.