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Bayfront Wine Festival April 10-11 Come sip, savor and find your new favorite spirit at the Bayfront Wine Festival, April 10 and 11. Held right on Pensacola Bayfront in Plaza de Luna, this two-day wine festival is showcasing 60 plus exceptional wines, beers, and craft spirits and also offers an inimitable opportunity to learn about the finest designations. Jaco’s Bayfront Bar & Grille is the presenting sponsor for the festival. An exclusive five-course wine paired dinner on April 10 from 6-9 pm is combined with wine tasting, a craft spirits tent, and beer garden on Saturday, April 11 from 1-5 pm. A commemorative complimentary wine tasting glass is also included will supplies last. Tickets are on sale for $30 at bayfrontwinefestival.com. Also, look out for additional news and updates. Blue Angels Practice April 1, 2, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29 The Blue Angels will perform practice air shows over Pensacola Naval Air Station most Tuesday and Wednesday mornings starting in March at 11:30 am, with autograph sessions with the pilots inside the National Naval Aviation Museum on most Wednesdays. Admission to the Blue Angel practices is free and open to the public. The viewing area for the Blue Angels practice is located behind the National Naval Aviation Museum. Bleachers are available for seating about 1,000 people. Viewers can also bring their own lawn chairs, hats, sunscreen and water. For more information, visit blueangels.navy.mil.
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ABC Beverage Tasting at Atlas Oyster House April 2 Atlas Oyster House presents the next installment of Atlas Beverage Classes (A.B.C.). This semester will feature will feature a presenter discussing the highlighted beverages, each paired with small plates. Classes are held on the Deck Bar the first Thursday of the month and will feature a presenter for four tastings. Classes begin at 6 pm and cost is $20 per person (plus tax and gratuity). The April 2 class will feature “A Lesson in Liqueurs.” Reservations are required. Call 516.2324 to reserve a seat. Blue Wahoos Home Games The fourth season of Blue Wahoos baseball kicks off this month! Take yourself out to the ballgame to cheer on Pensacola’s newest home team, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos at the glorious Maritime Park baseball field. Home games for this month are listed below. For more information and time for games, check out bluewahoos.com. April 9-13 vs. Biloxi Shuckers April 25-29 vs. Biloxi Shuckers
New Exhibit at the T.T. Wentworth Museum: Your Florida Archaeology Through April The Florida Public Archaeology Network (FPAN) and UWF Historic Trust have opened a new exhibition on the third floor of the T.T. Wentworth, Jr. Florida State Museum titled Your Florida Archaeology. The exhibit will be open through June 12. The exhibit is in celebration of Florida Archaeology Month and FPAN’s ten year anniversary and features information about Florida Archaeology Month, the creation of FPAN, and information and artifacts recovered from several different types of archaeological sites by faculty and graduate students in the University of West Florida Department of Anthropology and Archaeology over the past few years. For more information visit historicpensacola.org. The Wentworth Museum is part of UWF Historic Trust. Admission to the complex is $6 for adults, $5 for AAA, seniors 65+, Active Military and Dependents, and $3 for children 3-15. Tickets are good for one week.