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Local Pulse’s Weekend Top 10

LOCAL PULSE + PERFECT PLAIN BLUE ANGELS WATCH PARTY Thursday, May 23 from 6 – 9 p.m. at Perfect Plain. Come out and enjoy drink specials and check out the wildly popular new documentary about Pensacola’s own Blue Angels. The sky’s the limit! Glen Powell and J.J. Abrams bring you The Blue Angels – exclusively in IMAX theatres on May 17th and streaming on Prime Video on May 23rd.


This brand-new documentary featuring never-before-seen footage chronicles a year with the Navy’s elite Flight Demonstration Squadron—from selection through the challenging training and demanding show season—showcasing the extraordinary teamwork, passion, and pride that fuels America’s best, the Blue Angels.

BLUE WAHOOS VS. TENNESSEE Thursday, May 23 – Sunday, May 26. Theme nights beginning on Thursday night and running each night, with fireworks on Saturday. Please check the official website for game times each night and specific themes. This is one of the most beautiful baseball parks in the country with fun activities and great food for date night or the entire family! More here: https://www.milb.com/pensacola

MURDER ON THE DANCE FLOOR: COSTUME DANCE PARTY Friday, May 24 at 8 p.m. at The Handlebar. Y2k-era dance-pop and house music DJ sets, immersive decor inspired by the 2023 film ‘Saltburn,’ drink specials, queer art and artist vendors. On-theme dress is highly encouraged. Music by DJ June and Mauricio Cezar You better not kill the groove! For more, check out The Handlebar: https://www.facebook.com/thehandlebar850

BANDS ON THE BAYOU FEATURING BEN LOFTIN & THE FAMILY Friday, May 24 from 4:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at Bayview Park. This concert features the local non-profits, Dixon School of Arts & Sciences, and Pensacola Children’s Chorus. The concert starts at 6:30 pm, but come early to claim your spot on the grass near the Community Center and enjoy food and fun from local vendors. Food trucks and vendors will be open by 5:00 pm and include Flour’ish, Cousins Maine Lobster, Pcola Rolla, Queen Sheba Delights, & Whim Cotton Candy. https://www.facebook.com/bandsonthebayou 

FORT PICKENS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND LIVING HISTORY DISPLAYS AND DEMOS Saturday, May 25 at 9 a.m. – Sunday, May 27 at 4 p.m. In partnership with the National Park Service at historic Fort Pickens, a part of Gulf Islands National Seashore there will be living history displays and demonstrations as part of the Memorial Day weekend.

JOE HOBBS GARDEN GLASS EXTRAVAGANZA Saturday, May 25 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at 1600 N. Guillemard Street. Enhance your Spring and Summer garden with favorites like our Garden Spires, Bird Baths, Garden Globes, and more! Spend your Saturday with Joe Hobbs at the studio and explore our latest collection of hand-blown glass. Join us for light refreshments and good times. https://www.facebook.com/joehobbsglass

PENSACOLA BEACH KITE FESTIVAL Saturday, May 25 at 10 a.m. Get ready for a sky-high celebration at the Hilton Pensacola Beach Pool Deck. A day filled with family-friendly fun and thrilling kite demos by the renowned expert Jason Wheeler from Emerald Coast Kite Club! Kite Demos by Jason Wheeler; Kids Kite Decorating; DJ Spinning Tunes; Balloon Artist & Face Painter; Sno Cones; Beach Kite Flying

PENSACOLA ARTS MARKET Saturday, May 25 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Cordova Square. This is not just an art market; it’s a chance to connect with the Pensacola community, support local artisans, and discover one-of-a-kind treasures. Enjoy live performances, soak in the joy of community, and indulge in the diverse offerings from our food trucks, chefs, and bakers. https://www.facebook.com/pensacolaartsmarket

FAMILY BEACH FEST Saturday, May 25 at noon Special guests include Mountain People Worship at the Gulfside Pavillion. https://www.facebook.com/FamilyBeachFest

GRAND OPENING OF THE SALTY ROSE at the Pensacola Beach Resort on Saturday, May 25 from 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. in the former Landshark Bar location. Get ready for the excitement of Season 2 at The Salty Rose! Enjoy live music, tempting food and drink specials, mesmerizing fire dancers, talented face painters, and beach games! Locals are always welcome!

Special thanks to the Dog House for sponsoring the Weekend Top 10 each week!

We are all smiles at the Dog House for the final week of school! Schools out for summer and we are ready to party with you. 

We are proud sponsors of the Local Pulse Weekend Top 10. While you are checking out all the weekend activities, stop in and get something good to eat!

Open Thursday – Saturday 8 AM – 9 PM, 30 S Palafox Street