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Fall Pensacola Area Events
10-04-2019
Nicole St. Aubin
October Community Events
06-04-2020

October is one of our favorite months for events in the Pensacola area! The weather will finally cool off and there's so much to do in town as we kick off fall and the holiday season. Here are some of our favorite events happening in the Pensacola area this October! 

Best Corn Mazes and Pumpkin Patches

  • Sweet Season Farms in Milton. Sweet Season Farms begins their Autumn season at the beginning of October! They have something for the whole family: corn maze, pumpkin patch, hayride, corn popper pillow, corn cannon, barnyard ball, cow train, sunflower speedway, pumpkin bowling, hop-a-long ride, country carousel, the hay barn, pony rides, corn silo, tractor slide, barnyard petting zoo, redneck gold, farm playground, corn hole, tug of war, duck races, and more! Tickets are $10 - $11.50. Pumpkins range from $2 - $25 each. Learn more on their website https://www.sweetseasonfarms.com
  • Sonshine Family Farm in MiltonSonshine Family Farm is open for the season from 9 am to 9 pm and the pumpkin patch will be open October 5th! Their pumpkins are $9 for pumpkins 10-15lbs. The farm has a maze, mini-golf, hayrides, corn toss, tetherball, a playground, fishing, pony rides, and snacks! Admission is $10 per person with military discounts available! Learn more on their website https://www.sonshinefamilyfarms.com.
  • Holland Farms in MiltonHolland Farms is open for the season! They're open from 8-6 M-Sat. and 9-6 Sun. $12 wristband per person for pumpkin patch (includes 1 pumpkin), hayride, and all other activities. Activities include- spider web, sandbox, swings, horse tire swings, pedal tractor cart racing, slides, petting zoo, corn box, zip lines, rat racers, knocker balls, and corn maze. Learn more on their website https://www.hollandfarmsonline.com
  • Magnolia Corn Maze in Summerdale, AL. Magnolia Corn Maze is our pick for those in the Southwest Pensacola and Perdido Key area as it is located in Summerdale, Alabama. The season runs October 5th through November 2nd. They're open from 11-9 Sat. and 12-5 Sun. Admission is $10-$15 and they do not accept credit cards. Activities include corn maze, hayride, petting zoo, pig race, pumpkin patch, playground, cow train, paintball shooting gallery, a zip line, and other children's games. They also offer a haunted walking tour dubbed "Fear in the Forest" Learn more on their website https://magnoliacornmaze.com/

Other Fun Pensacola Halloween Events

First City Art Center's Pumpkin Patch
Join First City Art Center for their Annual Pumpkin Patch! Friday night preview party takes place on October 11th with the annual pumpkin patch sale on October 12th from 10 am to 2 pm. Free admission. Purchase one of 5,000 handmade glass and ceramic pumpkins made by local artists! More information here.

Historic Pensacola's Haunted Tours
Hosted by UWF Historic Trust, take an hour long tour in the streets of downtown Pensacola on October 19, 25, or 26th. The tours are designed for families and/or for adults only and include a trolley tour. Tickets are $15 per adult and $8 for children. More information here.

October Pensacola area Food Events

2019 Orange Beach Breeze Harvest Market On October 26, 2019, enjoy free admission to the 2019 Harvest Market at Seville Square in Downtown Pensacola. In addition to free entertainment, trick-or-treating, a pumpkin patch and a costume competition, vendors will be on site from across the region selling holiday gifts and decorations. More info here.

The Pensacola Interstate Fair
The Pensacola Interstate Fair will take place October 17- 27th this year! Always a good time for all ages, get your discounted tickets on their website for half price now! Wristband tickets are also available for a discounted price. Get your cotton candy and enjoy the cooler weather at the fair. They even have a sea lion show this year. Check their website for more details.

Cirque Du Soleil Axel
Experience a traveling Cirque Du Soleil show on ice at the Pensacola Bay Center! With shows on Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 24- 27th, this unique cirque show features acrobatic ice skating performances your whole family will enjoy. Find tickets and more information online.

Ballet Pensacola's A Nightmare Before Christmas Bring the entire family for Ballet Pensacola's classical performance of A Nightmare Before Christmas at The Pensacola Little Theatre 10/18-10/20 and 10/25-10/27. Tickets range from $23- $40. The show is family friendly and appropriate for children. More information here

October Pensacola area Food Events

Destin Seafood Festival
10/4-10/6 at HarborWalk Village on the Destin Harbor. Weekend long event with local seafood, arts, crafts, entertainment, and shopping. More information here.

60th Pensacola Greek Festival 10/11-10/13 in downtown Pensacola! More information here.

Taste of Gulf Breeze
On 10/4 from 6-9 pm, visit the Gulf Breeze Community Center for a culinary tour. Admission is $10. More information here.

Murder Mystery Dinner
October seems like a fitting time to enjoy a 1920's murder mystery dinner. Your opportunity exists on 10/4 at 7 pm, at Lucas' on Pensacola Beach. More information here.

Campus Church Food Truck Festival 10/5 from 11am-3pm Pensacola Christian College is bringing in food trucks from all over the Gulf Coast for you to enjoy. The day will include free entertainment and free activities like bounce houses, mini-games, and more! There is no charge for entry; dining prices will vary by food truck. More info here!

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Tour of Fort Pickens, Pensacola Beach, Florida
05-15-2019
Nicole St. Aubin
Things to Do
06-24-2020

Plan your Visit to Historic Fort Pickens 

Fort Pickens is located at the end of Fort Pickens Rd on Pensacola Beach in the Gulf Islands National Seashore

 area and is part of the National Park Service. This historic site was completed in 1834 and was used for 113 years as a military fort. 

Fort Pickens has a rich history and is open to the public for exploration.  Fort Pickens offers both guided and self-assisted tours of the different sections of the fort and several batteries.  Fort Pickens area of Gulf Islands National Seashore offers miles of beaches along the Gulf of Mexico and offers views of Pensacola Bay.

You can even see Pensacola Naval Air Station and the Pensacola Lighthouse in the distance across the bay. From snorkeling to hiking to boating, Fort Pickens has recreational opportunities for families of all ages. 

Fort-Pickens-Pensacola-Beach-Florida-historic-fort-toursBest Fishing piers in Pensacola area

 

Beaches on Fort Pickens in Northwest Florida

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fort Pickens offers the following amenities and entertainment:

  • Historic Fort Tours
  • Swimming
  • Beaches
  • Camping 
  • Fishing Pier
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  • cuba Diving
  • Snorkeling Reef
  • Birdwatching 
  • Hiking Trails
  • Biking Trails
  • Boat Launches
  • Boating

 Lifeguards are present on Langdon Beach during the summer from 9:30- 5:30. 

Fort Pickens area is a favorite among nature enthusiasts! You can explore nature in my ways especially during shore bird nesting season, turtle nesting season, and during the butterfly migration. It is also one of our favorite places to watch the sunset along the Gulf Coast.

Watch a quick video tour of some of the highlights Fort Pickens on Pensacola Beach, Florida has to offer:

Sunset Pensacola Beach Fort Pickens
Entrance fees apply.  The current 2017 rate is $7 per person, $10 per motorcycle or $15 per private vehicle which allows entrance onto all ares of the Gulf Islands National Seashore (including Johnson's Beach in Perdido Key) for one to seven days. Gulf Islands National Seashore also offers an annual pass for up to four individuals for only $30. Fort Pickens and Gulf Islands National Seashore also offer camping for nominal fees. 

Remember, the National Park Service offers free entrance for certain holidays including often Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents' Day, Weekends of the National Park Week, National Park Service Birthday, National Public Lands Day, and Veterans Day weekend. Check their calendar for a list of free dates here

For more information, visit their website or follow them on facebook.

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