Seven days out is your guide to entertainment events, concerts, festivals and activities in Escambia and Santa Rosa County.
The International Classical Ballet Theater of Marina Medvetskaya
8 pm Monday, June 13. Saenger Theatre, 118 S. Palafox St. The International Classic Ballet Theater brings 15 world-class, professional dancers from across the globe. They perform dances from six ballet favorites including, Swan Lake, Don Quixote & La Bayadere. Additionally, they perform modern dance, kopak, kan-kan, gypsy dance and a glittering and elegant dance to the music of George Gershwin. Tickets start at $40. More info: 850-595-3880 or pensacolasaenger.com.
monday night blues
7 pm Monday, June 13. Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. Seville Quarter and the Blues Society of Northwest Florida are bringing the “blues” back to the Seville Quarter Entertainment District. The event features live blues music and “BBQ and Bud” food and drink specials. More info: 850-434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.
Bands on the Beach
7 to 9 pm Tuesday, June 14. Gulfside Pavilion at Casino Beach, Pensacola Beach. Pensacola Beach’s popular outdoor summer concert series with performers for every musical taste. Featuring a lineup of regional artists, Bands on the Beach delivers an eclectic musical experience throughout the entire summer. This week features Touch of Grey. Spectators are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets. Free. More info: 850-932-2257 or visitpensacolabeach.com.
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tuesday night jazz
7:30 pm Tuesday, June 14. Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. Enjoy jazz with Melodious Allen and The Funk Heads in Lili Marlene’s. More info: 850-434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.
KSJ Summer Concert Series: Joe Nichols
6 p.m., doors; 8 p.m., show; Wednesday, June 15. Flora-Bama Lounge, 17401 Perdido Key Drive. Joe Nichols is a 21st century traditionalist — an artist who’s both timely and timeless, racking up a half-dozen No. 1 singles and 10 Top 10 hits with a sound that honors his heroes. From his first radio smash, 2002’s “The Impossible,” to 2021’s Home Run,” Nichols has proudly done things his own way, blurring the boundaries between country music’s past and present along the way. $15. For ages 18 and older. More info : florabama.com.
MotorTrend’s HOT ROD Power Tour
Noon Thursday, June 16. Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds, 6655 Mobile Highway. The HOT ROD Power Tour will feature 4,500 vehicles from 47 US states and three Canadian provinces, HOT ROD editors/photographers and motorsports celebrities following alongside the tour, Dyno competitions, and a show n’ shine. There will be entertainment, games, and dozens of giveaways on the eBay Motors main stage. Live music will be performed by Horseshoe Kitty. More info and ticket details: hotrodpowertour.us.
A Chorus Line
7:30 pm Thursday through Saturday and 2:30 pm Sunday, June 10 through 26. Pensacola Little Theatre, 400 S. Jefferson St. Enjoy a stunning musical concept that captures the spirit and tension of a Broadway chorus audition. Exploring the inner lives and bittersweet ambitions of professional Broadway performers, the show features one powerhouse number after another. Memorable musical numbers include “What I Did for Love, “One,” “I Can Do That,” “At the Ballet,” “The Music and the Mirror,” and “I Hope I Get It.” More info and ticket details : pensacolalittletheatre.com.
5 p.m. Friday, June 17. Downtown Pensacola. Gallery Night Pensacola is a nonprofit organization with a dedicated goal of inspiring culture, engagement, and the practice of arts of all types in an entertaining event for all ages and walks of life. These monthly events focus on specific themes, highlight featured artists, and recruit the best creators the area has to offer. This month’s theme is a Juneteenth Celebration. More info: gallerynightpensacola.org.
Jamie Ray: The Magic City Cowboy Tour
8 pm Friday, June 17. Saenger Theatre, 118 S. Palafox St. Country and rap artist Jamie Ray was born James Ray Elkins in 1991. He was born and raised in Winter Haven and began rapping at age 12. In his early 20s, he began releasing tracks online, moving away from the sometimes R&B-inflected leanings of his earlier work into increasingly aggressive country rap territory. Tickets start at $38. More info: 850-595-3880 or pensacolasaenger.com.
Goat Offshore Kayak Fishing Tournament
5 a.m. Saturday, June 18. 8649 Gulf Blvd., Navarre Beach. GOAT is an international kayak fishing event to showcase Navarre as the premier fishing destination in Florida. $150 entry. More info: goatkft.com.
Juneteenth: Stop the Violence Celebration
Noon, gates; 1 p.m., shows; Saturday, June 18. Brent Athletic Park, 4711 North W St. The Juneteenth celebration brings the community together to educate, uplift and enjoy a family fun day. There will be live music and entertainment, bounce houses, face painting, fun and games. Food trucks and vendors will be present. Bring lawn chairs and tents. More info: 850-483-9348.
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Juneteeth: A Family Reunion For The Culture
Noon Saturday, June 18. Museum Plaza, 120 Church St. The Watson Family Foundation presents a Juneteeth celebration to remember. The event features live performances, a live DJ, food trucks, clothing, jewelry, a kid’s zone, face painting and more surprises. Enjoy a fun-filled family event for the culture. More info: watsonfamilyfoundation.com.
Eighth annual Fish House Craft Beer Fest
3 pm Saturday, June 18. The Fish House, 600 S. Barracks St. The Craft Beer Fest features over 50 different beers with a portion of the event proceeds will benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Florida. The event is designed to allow the public to taste a large variety of handcrafted beers with an opportunity to sample a number of styles to determine preferences. Beers from microbreweries, craft and specialty bottled beers will be available for tasting. A number of local and regional breweries will also be offered. For ages 21 and older. More info: fishhousepensacola.com.
7 p.m., doors; 8 p.m., shows; Saturday, June 18. Vinyl Music Hall, 2 S. Palafox St. After several years contributing to the lo-fi hip-hop scene on YouTube, songwriter and artist Powfu emerged from a small town outside of Vancouver and has established himself as a key player in bringing the lo-fi genre into the mainstream. The 23-year-old artist grew up in a musical household and started recording and releasing music from his basement while still in high school. Snow and Ouse will open the show. $20. For all ages. More info and ticket purchase: vinylmusichall.com.
Robby Krieger of The Doors
8 pm Saturday, June 18. Saenger Theatre, 118 S. Palafox St. Robby Krieger is the guitarist for the legendary rock band The Doors and the songwriter behind some of the band’s biggest hits, including “Love Me Two Times,” “Touch Me ,” “Love Her Madly,” and their No. 1 smash, “Light My Fire.” The Doors have sold over 100 million albums worldwide, inspired a major feature film, been awarded a Lifetime Achievement Grammy, and been inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Krieger meanwhile has also become a Grammy-nominated solo artist and was listed among the “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time” by Rolling Stone. Tickets start at $49.75. More info: 850-595-3880 or pensacolasaenger.com.
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