5 More Reasons to Visit San Antonio This Summer

5 More Reasons to Visit San Antonio This Summer

San Antonio, widely recognized as a top travel destination, is introducing even more reasons to bring the whole family to the Alamo City. Interactive world-class exhibits, close encounters with dolphins and giraffes, and a high-rise ride at a one-of-a-kind theme park are just a few of the new attractions visitors can find in San Antonio this summer.

In a city filled with new and tried-and-true attractions, highlighted below are just five of the new experiences visitors can have this summer in San Antonio:

  • Enjoy High-Flying Thrills: Six Flags Fiesta Texas‘ Fiesta Bay Boardwalk brings three new rides to the theme park. Guests will find themselves looping, spinning, and soaring as they experience the new high-adrenaline thrills on Fireball, featuring a massive 7-story looping frenzy; Hurricane Force 5, where riders take on the power of a storm and swirl round-and-round while soaring high into the air; and Spinsanity, the ultimate whirling adventure for daredevil riders.
  • Reveal the Hidden Worlds of the Maya: The story of one of the most sophisticated and powerful civilizations of all time is being told in the largest exhibition to be brought to a San Antonio museum in the city’s history. The Witte Museum‘s “Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed” is the first exhibition at the museums’ new Mays Family Center and brings together hundreds of authentic artifacts displayed in more than a half-dozen immersive and hands-on environments.
  • Ride on a One-of-a-Kind Ferris Wheel: Morgan’s Wonderland, the world’s first and largest theme park designed with special-needs individuals in mind and built for everyone’s enjoyment, unveils its new Whirling Wonder Ferris wheel this season. This five-and-a-half story ride along the shoreline of the park’s catch-and-release fishing lake can accommodate guests with and without special needs.
  • Swim with Dolphins: SeaWorld San Antonio‘s added attraction, Discovery Point, is the only interactive dolphin experience in the state of Texas. Discovery Point is the largest single capital investment in the park’s 27-year history, doubling the size of its former dolphin habitat. The attraction transports guests to a lush, tropical setting with opportunities to swim with the dolphins and also see them swim and play in a new way through a floor-to-ceiling, panoramic underwater viewing area.
  • Watch The Battle of the Alamo Come to Life: One of the most pivotal battles in American history comes to life through “Battle for Texas: The Experience,” a 22,000-square-foot “edutainment” adventure in the Shops at Rivercenter. This interactive experience features more than 250 never-before-seen Alamo artifacts and heart-racing multimedia re-enactments of the 13-day battle – allowing visitors to experience the Battle of the Alamo from the perspectives of the mission’s defenders and the Mexican army.

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Amelia Island Transforming Downtown Centre Street for First-Ever Dickens on Centre Holiday Event

Amelia Island Transforming Downtown Centre Street for First-Ever Dickens on Centre Holiday Event

Northeast Florida’s Amelia Island is hosting the first-ever Dickens on Centre holiday event Dec. 4-6 and 11-13, transforming historic Centre Street in downtown Fernandina Beach into a 19th century Christmas village reminiscent of Charles Dickens’ early Victorian era Britain, complete with horse drawn carriages and period vendors, characters and entertainers. Visitors and residents can experience festive lights and holiday decor, exciting seasonal entertainment and tastes of the holidays with friends and family in this downtown winter wonderland. Downtown restaurants and shops will stay open each weekend during the event, which takes place from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday night, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday both weekends.

“We’re very excited about Dickens on Centre and the experience it will provide visitors to Amelia Island during the holiday season,” said Gil Langley, managing director of the AITDC. “With a full calendar of events, even Ebenezer Scrooge would find something to enjoy.”

Saint Nick will be visiting downtown from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. each Friday and 10 a.m. to noon and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. There will also be readings of Twas’ the Night Before Christmas at 6:45 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and again on Sunday at 4 p.m. Throughout the two weekends, several other special events will take place, including outdoor movie screenings of four different versions of the classic “A Christmas Carol;” the Children’s Holiday Extravaganza at the Fernandina Beach Library; and the Parade of Paws with the Nassau Humane Society. In addition to these events, special entertainment will include performances at Fernandina Little Theater by the Royal Amelia Dance Academy as well as roaming period-character storytellers and actors.

In addition to the downtown restaurants, shops, galleries and other local businesses that will be participating, period vendors will be selling handmade crafts and special holiday treats such as meat pies, scotch eggs, sausage rolls and more.

The Dickens on Centre events compliment the island’s already popular Holiday Home Tour (Dec. 4-5) and Bed & Breakfast Holiday Cookie Tour (Dec. 12), as well as several other resort and destination events.

About Amelia Island
Northeast Florida’s coastal treasure, Amelia Island is a barrier island rich in colorful history and breath-taking natural beauty.  Amelia Island offers long, beautiful beaches, abundant wildlife, and pristine waters.  Upscale resorts with world-class spas, championship golf and exclusive dining blend effortlessly with a captivating collection of bed and breakfast inns and historic districts.  The island is home to Fernandina Beach, once a vibrant Victorian seaport village, and now a charming downtown district of eclectic shops, attractions and eateries.  Forget the everyday getaway; come make memories on Amelia Island.  For visitor information and online planning, visitwww.ameliaisland.com.

 


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Six Flags Over Texas Will Open Three New Rides in 2016

Six Flags Over Texas Will Open Three New Rides in 2016

Six Flags Over Texas, the Thrill Capital of Texas, has plans for an impressive expansion to the GOTHAM CITY section of the park that will include three new rides in 2016.

The area will become the ultimate battle of BATMAN™ versus villains with the opening of The Riddler Revenge — a new twist on thrills with guaranteed wicked high-flying fun; Catwoman Whip — a sinister spin and tilt ride that is much like its namesake; and Harley Quinn Spinsanity — a devious take on a classic spinning ride.

Six Flags Over Texas is located in Arlington, Texas.


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Your Guide to Year-Round Golfing in the Sunshine State

Your Guide to Year-Round Golfing in the Sunshine State

While many golf courses are winding down for the season, don’t pack away your clubs just yet. Florida is the perfect destination for golfers to enjoy year-round, picture-perfect conditions on the course. It’s no wonder so many PGA golf pros choose to design signature courses in Florida and play at some of the region’s top championship greens. With more courses than any other region in America, the Sunshine State is a golf mecca. Here are some of the top places to tee-off in Florida, where golf is always in season.

Home of the PGA TOUR
Golfers looking to swing around with the PGA pros should pay a visit to Florida’s Historic Coast, where over a dozen championship golf courses are open year-round. Many PGA golf pros live in and play around TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, including Fred Funk, Vijay Singh, and Jim Furyk. At TPC Sawgrass, golfers can live the PGA Tour lifestyle, walking the same fairways as their golf heroes and teeing off from the very spots where history is made each year during THE PLAYERS Championship. At World Golf Village Resort, golfers can create their own golf history on the King and Bear, the only collaboration between golf’s greatest legends, Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus. Did you know…not only is the PGA TOUR headquartered in Ponte Vedra, but the World Golf Hall of Fame, which honors those that have contributed to the game, is located just a few minutes away in St. Augustine.

Palmer’s Paradise
Soak up the sun while playing courses designed by one of the greatest players in professional golf history. Tampa’s Saddlebrook Resort is home to golf legend Arnold Palmer’s two 18-hole championship courses. Palmer’s signature courses feature rolling fairways, well-maintained greens, along with wilderness areas full of cypress, pine and palm trees. Did you know… Saddlebrook Resort offers golf training for juniors and adults. Saddlebrook’s Golf Academy is one of Florida’s best golf schools lead by professional instructors, while the 16-acre Saddlebrook Golf Training Center offers a multifaceted training facility for resort guests, visitors and touring professionals.

Tee-off at the Ranch
Tommy Bolt, the winner of the 1958 U.S. Open, called Black Diamond Ranch home for several years. Citrus County’s Black Diamond Ranch makes an exception to the rules of Florida golf. Rarely, if ever, will you find a golf course with as much diversity as the Quarry Course, including dramatic changes in elevation, expansive natural sandy areas, occasional water features, gnarled live oaks, magnolias, palmettos and free flowing contours throughout. The 14th, 15th and 16th holes on the Quarry Course are carved over and around canyon walls of an abandoned limestone quarry. Did you know…there are 45 holes at the Club, all designed by Tom Fazio, one of the most respected golf course architects in the world. The Ranch Course is the second 18 at Black Diamond and features a pattern for the holes to flow across and through the changes in elevation. The 9-hole Highlands Course is as worthy and engaging as the Quarry and Ranch Courses, with its own distinctive character and charm.

A Hole in One Made Easy
Plantation on Crystal River recently announced the conversion of their ninehole Lagoons Course into a TaylorMade and PGA backed “Hack Golf” course – the only course offering the variation of the game in North Central Florida, and only one of the few courses statewide. At the 2014 PGA Merchandise Show, Mark King, former CEO of TaylorMade Clubs, initiated the idea of “Hack Golf” to entice more players to a less frustrating, challenging, and therefore more enjoyable, game of golf. The first and most popular effort is transitioning courses from the standard four and one quarter inch cup to a much larger 15 inch cup. Did you know…the Plantation on Crystal River’s Original Golf School™ is among the top golf schools in Florida thanks to PGA Pro Jay Morelli, who has directed the school since it was founded in 1978. Originally from the North, Morelli has been rated the #1 Professional Instructor in Vermont and “New England PGA Teacher of the Year” by Golf Digest.

Golf on the Gulf
Play golf where the pros learn to play at Tanglewood Golf and Country Club. Do the names Boo Weekley, Bubba Watson and Heath Slocum ring a bell? These three pros, all graduates of Milton High School, all debuted simultaneously at The Masters Tournament in 2008, and began their junior careers at Tanglewood Golf and Country Club, in Milton, Florida in Santa Rosa County. Get to know the area and environment that gave rise to their careers – not just on the golf courses but all of Florida’s Playground from Historic Milton to the sugar-white sands of Navarre Beach. Did you know…you can “gulf” in the area, which is home to one of only ten national seashores? For eight pristine miles, the beaches of the Gulf Islands National Seashore remain untouched by development and are home to towering dunes, nesting sea turtles and other wildlife. With three great golf courses in the area including Tanglewood Golf and Country Club, Tiger Point Golf and Country Club, and the top rated public course in northwest Florida, The Club at Hidden Creek, you’ll have your fair share of picturesque fairways and awe-inspiring views to choose from.

Florida’s Golf Capital
The Palm Beaches is Florida’s Golf Capital®. Golfers of alllevels have 160 public and private courses to tee off. Many of these courses include the United States’ most acclaimed golf resorts, pro-designed executive and championship courses, leading PGA-sanctioned tournaments as well as being a haven for some of the world’s most famous golfers. The PGA National Resort & Spa is one of the top golf courses and resorts in The Palm Beaches. Originally designed by Tom and George Fazio for major tournament play, The Champion course at PGA National Resort & Spa was redesigned by Jack Nicklaus in 1990 and now hosts the Honda Classic each spring on the PGA Tour. Each of the resort’s award-winning courses were recently updated with new turf, rebuilt bunkers, and expanded tee and green complexes. Did you know… the Palm Beaches have a nice collection of golf courses within designated parks? The Audubon International certified Osprey Point Golf Course is a 27-hole layout that opened in 2010 in Palm Beach County’s Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park. Palm Beach Gardens Municipal is carved out of the Loxahatchee Nature Preserve and was renovated in 2013. Meanwhile, the Red Reef Executive Course is adjacent to the Atlantic Ocean in Boca Raton’s Red Reef Municipal Park.

PGA History
St. Petersburg and Clearwater’s challenging and beautiful courses offer PGA-approved fairways and a historical past. Innisbrook: A Salamander Golf & Spa Resort features the Copperhead course, where Jordan Speith, PGA Tour Player of the Year, won this year’s Valspar Golf Championship. Innisbrook’s five courses offer rolling hills, challenging elevations, and trees draped with Spanish moss to add to the ambience. For a course with a rich history, tee off at the Vinoy Club. Located in Snell Isle, one of St. Petersburg’s most picturesque and upscale neighborhoods, the course is just a mile-and-a-half away from the world-famous Vinoy Renaissance Resort. The 18-hole, par 71 course dates back to 1927, when Babe Ruth and his buddies were known to get in a few rounds during Spring Training. The Vinoy course was re-designed by renowned golf course architect Ron Garl, and put back into play in 1992. Did you know…the Dunedin Golf Club hosted 18 Senior PGA championships on its 18 holes, and was home to the PGA of America from 1945 to 1962. Designed by legendary course architect Donald Ross and opened on Jan. 1, 1927, Dunedin Golf Club has hosted a who’swho of links legends — Bobby Jones, Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Sam Snead and Babe Zaharias among them.

1,220 Holes on Florida’s First Coast of Golf
Golfers looking to take advantage of pristine course conditions, affordable rates, and comfortable weather all year will need to look no further than Jacksonville and Northeast Florida, also known as Florida’s First Coast of Golf. 72 public and private courses on over 1,220 holes of golf await you to create unforgettable experiences and memories that last a lifetime. So bring your clubs and tee off at area courses designed by PGA greats. Golfers can retreat to traditional designs of the past on the Champions Club course at Julington Creek Golf Club, designed by PGA pro Steve Melnyk and Bob Walker. The Championship Club offers a challenging but playable experience for the advanced and average golfer, delivering quality golf to the public without sacrificing high standards and gracious amenities. Did you know…you can golf on the highest point in the Greater Jacksonville area at Hidden Hills Country Club? Redesigned by Arnold Palmer in 1986, Hidden Hills is carved into a hilly area that is the highest point on the map in the Greater Jacksonville area, with elevation and rolling fairways that are rarely seen in the Sunshine State.

Amen to Golf
Sunny Hills Golf Club in Washington County offers a traditional layout designed by golf legends Gene Sarazen and Ken Venturi. They have wide landing areas, large greens and the ability to “run the ball up” on all approach shots. Not to mention, the “Panhandle’s best golf value”, with overseeded fairways, tees and greens. The club features an extensive pro shop offering everything you need for a day out on the course and an excellent practice facility. Did you know… Unique to Sunny Hills Golf Club would be the golfers ability to play the Amen Corner where holes 7, 8 and 9 are set up to replicate the three most famous holes in golf, Amen Corner.

PGA Owned and Operated
Port St. Lucie’s PGA Golf Club is owned and operated by The PGA of America, offering course conditions and service levels that commensurate with the PGA Brand. The PGA Golf Club recently underwent a massive overhaul and debuted a 20,000 square-foot revamped clubhouse. The facility has more than doubled in size from the original clubhouse, which first opened its doors in 1996. The expanded clubhouse features elements of style that reflect the PGA of America’s rich history, including a “PGA Gallery” which exhibits notable trophies and artifacts that trace nearly 100 years of PGA’s legacy. The new facility boasts added dining space, a new pub, covered outdoor seating and gorgeous course views. The Wanamaker Course, named in honor of Rodman Wanamaker, who in 1916 inspired the birth of The PGA of America, also underwent recent enhancements, with celebration grass added to its fairways. Did you know…PGA Golf Club is one of the best resorts to learn more about the game of golf? The PGA Golf Club has the best in golf training and teaching at the state-of-the-art 35- acre PGA Learning Center. The course offers golfers daily clinics and instruction by PGA Professionals. Those seeking a history lesson can visit the PGA Museum of Golf to learn all about the PGA’s storied existence.


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Top Ten Reasons You’ll Fall in Love with Pensacola During September, October and Early November

Top Ten Reasons You’ll Fall in Love with Pensacola During September, October and Early November

When the summer season comes to an end in the Pensacola Bay Area, the activities, adventures and excitement keep going. Coastal cuisine, fall fishing, stargazing, farm tours and famous festivals are some of the reasons you’ll fall in love with Pensacola during the months of September, October and early November. And you can experience the activities and beachfront accommodations without the crowds or summer price tags.

Here’s a sneak peek at what’s hot in the Pensacola Bay Area when the weather starts cooling down: ideas for family-friendly fall travel that will take you to Pensacola’s white sand beaches, national parks, historic buildings and countryside.

1. Fun on the farm
An iconic fall experience usually involves a hayride, pumpkin patch and an old-fashioned corn maze. You can find all of the above and more at Sweet Seasons Farm in Milton, Fla. Spend an hour to a half-day at the home of the largest corn maze in the Panhandle. Work your way through eight acres of corn mazes, shoot corn cannons, play in the silo, take a hayride, pick out a pumpkin, play redneck golf and sample the sweet and salty treats found on the farm: kettle corn, roasted corn, cotton candy and snow cones. Sweet Seasons Farm opens Sept. 26 and runs its fall program until Nov. 1. Holland Farms in Hollandtown, Fla., “the nuttiest place around,” also provides hours of farm fun with its high corn maze and famous boiled and roasted peanuts.

2. The Foo Foo and other famous fall festivals
Many asked last year, “What’s a foo foo and what’s the Foo Foo Fest?” They learned pretty quickly that it’s an amazing art, music and culinary experience throughout Downtown Pensacola in the fall, when the weather is nice and strolling through the historic downtown streets is a must. The events that make up Foo Foo Fest are plentiful: block parties, gallery exhibits, ballet and music. Choose what excites you, and plan your 2015 Foo Foo Fest experience for Nov. 5-16.

September is the start of Pensacola’s busy fall festival season, packed with several food fests that showcase everything from innovative, gourmet coastal cuisine to the fried favorites. Taste of the Beach, Sept. 18-19, is a two-day event that takes place directly on the white sands of Pensacola Beach. This year’s celebrity guest chef is Louisiana native John Besh. He’ll provide a cooking demonstration and sign autographs for guests who come to sip, savor, and yes, surf. Pensacola Beach chefs will also be creating their best seafood dishes for guests to enjoy. Plus, there are free surfing lessons for kids. The Pensacola Seafood Festival, Sept. 25-27, is a three-day festival in Downtown Pensacola with nightly live entertainment and tons of fried, boiled or grilled seafood with gourmet sauces. It’s also one of the largest arts and crafts fairs in Northwest Florida with more than 150 vendors.

Festivals that offer adventure include the annual family-friendly Bulls on the Beach rodeo, Sept. 12, at the world famous Flora-Bama in Perdido Key. Trade in your flip-flops for your cowboy boots and watch bulls and famous riders rumble. The Perdido Key Pirate Festival lands on Sept. 19 this year, which just happens to be International Talk Like a Pirate Day! This family-friendly event at Big Lagoon State Park includes treasure hunting, food, music and pirate games. And, no fall season is complete without a fair. The Pensacola Interstate Fair, Oct 22-Nov. 1, is one of the largest in the country and offers more than 60 rides, top-name entertainers, agricultural and entertainment exhibits and did we mention fair food?

If you’re in the market for international and national art, the Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival Nov. 6, 7 and 8 is a must-attend event. Named one of the Top 20 Events in the Southeast, this juried art show brings more than 200 nationally-known artists to Downtown Pensacola to sell original art to the masses. Thousands of visitors return year after year to shop for incredible paintings, drawings, pottery, sculptures and jewelry.

3. A Haunting Halloween
A city more than 450 years old has a long history of haunts. Those who visit Pensacola will find ghosts of infamous pirates and sea captains, along with other paranormal activity, alive and active during the month of October. Pensacola is home to what is thought to be one of the most haunted lighthouses in America: the historic Pensacola Lighthouse and Museum. Go on your own ghost hunt there, if you dare, or take a haunted trolley, walking or Segway tour through historic Downtown Pensacola for a frightfully fun Halloween time.

4. Fall coastal cuisine and cooking classes
Pensacola is home to some of the best restaurants in Florida and boasts the most Golden Spoon restaurants in the Panhandle. Competitive chefs like to turn up the heat and experiment with menus, using local sources that bring fresh vegetables, fruits, and cheeses from the farms to your table. Fall menus come in season in October at local favorites like Global Grill, Jackson’s and The Grand Marlin. The variety is as vast as some of the ingredients including southern pecans, preserves, grits and artisanal cheeses. And, you can’t beat the atmospheres: historic brick buildings, busy sidewalk cafes and cozy booths that overlook the Gulf of Mexico or Pensacola Bay. Gourmet cooking classes at Jackson’s Steakhouse put more fun into your food and feature fall eats from local and exotic places like maque choux in September and Mayan dishes in October. So Gourmet offers cooking classes for both lunch and dinner. Past classes have included everything from sampling the Paleo diet to making chocolate.

5. Craft beer, cocktails and whiskey
The start of fall usually means the switch to a darker drink. Seasonal tasty beverages are celebrated and sampled throughout Pensacola whether it’s through an organized event like Oktoberfest or your own craft beer and cocktail tour. The world famous Flora-Bama hosts an Oktoberfest celebration Oct. 3. Seville Quarter entertainment complex in Downtown Pensacola hosts an Oktoberfest as well Oct. 16 and 17. You can always take a self-guided tour of the quaint, quirky and cosmopolitan bars and breweries. Try the latest craft beer at Hopjacks or Wisteria Tavern. Take part in the World of Beer Sunday afternoon street parties once a month in September and October. Tour and sample the homemade craft beer from the Pensacola Bay Brewery. Tour the McGuire’s Irish Pub brewery, or just talk to the brew master on staff. And don’t forget about the whiskey. Old Hickory Whiskey Bar in Downtown Pensacola will be offering up fall tastings and classes.

6. Spectacular fall fishing
Forget the sweating and the potential sunburns you might get during the summer fishing season. Instead, the fall brings more comfortable fishing conditions with the chance to catch some of the same summer species as well as fall favorites. Leading into October, you can still catch some of the best grouper, amberjack, triggerfish, wahoo, marlin, and tuna, as well as red snapper when the season reopens for a short period. King mackerel is a good catch in the early fall, and the big redfish appear in November when the water cools down. Charter captains and boats in Pensacola and Perdido Key are abundant, passionate and knowledgeable on the hottest fall fishing holes.

7. Music under the moonlight
Cooler nights invite you to take advantage of the free outdoor entertainment on Pensacola Beach and downtown. Pensacola Beach’s outdoor concert series, Bands on the Beach, continues weekly until the end of October and attracts hundreds who want to sip and sway under the starry beach skies. While some of it takes place in outdoor venues and some inside, music lovers won’t want to miss the Pensacola Beach Songwriters Festival Oct. 1-4, featuring concerts and workshops or the Frank Brown International Songwriters’ Festival in Perdido Key, which runs Nov. 5-15. It features Grammy Award-winning songwriters performing original songs in a variety of venues.

8. Golfing like the champions
Awarded for their championship designs and scenic water views, the Pensacola Bay Area is home to public courses, designed and played by the professionals. Play the same holes champion pro golfers Bubba Watson and Boo Weekly practiced on for years at Stonebrook Golf Club in Pace. Lost Key Golf Club in Perdido Key is a beautiful 18-hole Arnold Palmer Signature Design Course. A.C. Read Golf Course aboard Naval Air Station Pensacola was renovated by pro golfer and U.S. Open Champion Jerry Pate. It offers 27 championship holes and an additional 18-hole executive course. Pate also designed the course at Tiger Point Golf Club in Gulf Breeze, once home to the PGA Tour’s Pensacola Open.

9. The great outdoors – star gazing, kayaking and birding
Fall is the perfect time to camp next to the emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico when space is ample. Explore the award-winning, pristine sands and hiking trails within the Gulf Islands National Seashore. Or, go inland and visit Big Lagoon State Park, a hot spot for watching birds migrate across the Gulf of Mexico. The serene Blackwater River State Park is known as a paddlers’ paradise where kayakers and canoeists enjoy the gorgeous views when it’s not so warm. It’s also home to Adventures Unlimited, an outdoor wilderness resort offering zip line adventures, tubing, kayaking and paddle boarding along the Blackwater. Free, public stargazing sessions on Pensacola Beach continue in September and October and offer the chance to see the stars, planets and even galaxies through a dozen powerful telescopes set up by the Escambia Amateur Astronomers’ Association.

10. We’ve got the Blues
Pensacola is known as the “The Cradle of Naval Aviation” and lucky to be home to the Blue Angels, the U.S. Navy’s elite flight demonstration squadron. The Blue Angels Homecoming Air Show takes place Nov. 6 and 7 aboard Naval Air Station Pensacola and includes spectacular day and nighttime aerobatic performances, featuring the world-famous Blues. What makes this air show unique is that spectators can get up close and personal with the airplanes and the pilots. They can see, touch and climb into the planes on static display, talk to the air show pilots before and after performances and meet the Blue Angels who visit the flight line.

About Visit Pensacola
Visit Pensacola leads the effort of economic development through tourism in Escambia County. Comprised of over 200-member businesses, Visit Pensacola’s mission is to position the Pensacola Bay Area as a premier year-round travel destination through tourism marketing, communications, meetings and conventions, reunions and group tour initiatives. For more information about Visit Pensacola, call 1-800-874-1234 (toll-free) or go to VisitPensacola.com.


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