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Experience something truly unique during your holiday vacation in Northwest Florida and Coastal Alabama - ice skating at the beach!
That’s right, if you will be on vacation in Orange Beach, Perdido Key, Pensacola Beach or South Walton, you can go ice skating under the bright blue skies of the beach. Ok, so maybe the rink isn’t right on the beach, but close enough. Near our Destin and Scenic 30A vacation rentals is the ice rink at Baytowne Wharf! Currently open through February 2, 2014, guests can visit this rink for just $11. That includes one and half hours of skating, plus your skate rental.
If you will vacationing farther west, plan a trip to the Pensacola Bay Center or The Wharf in Orange Beach, Alabama. Pensacola is offering ice skating on select dates and is just $12, with skate rental. The Wharf will offer ice skating until January 14, 2014 and cost is just $8 for two hours.
Pensacola Beach offers many exciting things to do and events to attend but probably the best things about a vacation in Pensacola Beach is their awesome condo rental resort amenities! There is no better example of this than beautiful Emerald Isle condos.
Emerald Isle condos in Pensacola Beach offer many things, including endless views of the breathtaking white sand beach and emerald water from large balconies. The spacious two and three bedroom condo rentals are also sure to provide ample room for family fun, as well. The best part about this condo resort in Pensacola Beach? The community amenities and location! Venture downstairs to lounge by one of the two beachfront pools or take in the sunset during a soak in the hot tub. The dry sauna is the perfect place to relax after a trip to the on-site fitness center or simply kick back on the sundeck to catch your breath.
Emerald Isle is also located near many local restaurants and attractions. Shop Southern Perks to take advantage of exclusive discounts during your stay. Speaking of shopping, check out our current specials at Emerald Isle and reserve your fall getaway now!
If you are thinking about breaking away for a beach vacation this weekend, you couldn’t have picked a better time to vacation. We are packed with hot events, including the Pensacola Beach Songwriters’ Festival!
October is a spectacular month to visit the beach not only because of the great weather but the amazing events. We don’t want you to miss any of the action, so we’re offering beach vacation discounts at select locations. In Pensacola Beach you can save 15% when you choose the Portofino resort for your stay during this awesome festival. The songwriters’ festival features up and coming performers who hail from as close as Nashville to as far away as Canada and include names such as Katie Armiger and Matt Bednarsky. They will be playing for your entertainment at some of our favorite local hangouts including Bamboo Willie’s, Grand Marlin, the Sandshaker Lounge and many more.
Portofino Island Resort and Spa is an amazing place to vacation. Between the amazing pool, beach views and other amenities, you may find it difficult to get out and enjoy the music! Reserve your discounted stay for this weekend now and we will see you along the sand.
Looking to sneak away for a stay in one of our amazing beach condos or home rentals this October? Well, if you are also interested in attending a range of awesome events, we’ve got the perfect specials and discounts for you!
October is one of the best month’s of the year to vacation to the Gulf Coast of Florida and Alabama. Not only is the weather incredible and the beach less crowded, but the festivals and local events cannot be beat. In Panama City Beach you will find the annual fall motorcycle rally happenig October 1-6, 2013. Stay with us at Shores of Panama and save 15%! If music suits you more than motorcycles, try out Pensacola Beach and their annual songwriter’s festival. Choose Portofino Island Resort & Spa to save 15% on your vacation.
If one of your favorite things to do on our beaches is eat seafood, then head down October 11-13, 2013 to Gulf Shores for the annual National Shrimp Festival. Not only can you sample shrimp a myriad of different ways, but also save 15% at Grand Caribbean condos in nearby Perdido Key, Florida.
|October 25, 2013|
Enjoy an exciting and unique event happening at Gulfside Pavilion in Pensacola Beach. The Glow Run will take place on October 25, 2013. Unlike your typical 5K, this run will light up the night with neon lights, black lights and glow sticks!
After the race, head to the post-race party along Casino Beach, featuring local DJs and bands.
|December 31, 2013|
Stake out a spot on the sand near Gulf Pier in Pensacola Beach to catch the dazzling firworks at midnight!
New, unique and delicious food is one of the best things about going on vacation. And, when you spend your vacation in a Pensacola Beach condo or beach home this September, you will have the ultimate chance to do just that!
Taste of the Beach will come to our shores September 14-15, 2013. This favorite local event is an amazing opportunity to sample the best treats from each of our local restaurants, in addition to enjoying special demonstrations and even famous guest chefs. Spend two days enjoying Casino Beach as you munch on creations from area restaurants at the Gulfside Pavillion. Sip delicious cocktails, as well, as you listen to live music before making your way back for another round at the food tables.
One thing you will definintely want to do is come out on Saturday for the Meet & Greet, Q&A and cooking demonstration from Andrew Zimmern of the Travel Channel. There will be much to enjoy during this fall weekend on the beach so reserve your Gulf Coast getaway now!
|October 13, 2013|
Reserve your Pensacola Beach vacation now and join us for the annual Art & Wine Festival! Venture just moments from your vacation rental to sample a multitude of wines, taste delicious morsels prepared by our favorite chefs and enjoy the works of local artists!
Labor Day weekend along the Gulf Coast is an exciting time but a particularly interesting even takes place in Pensacola Beach each year. Get ready for a wacky time when you vacation August 30- September 1, 2013.
What fun, different event can you expect during your stay in a Pensacola Beach vacation rental, you ask? The Jamaican Festival and the Anything That Floats race! And, yes, that includes anything, but the main event, bathtubs, is particularly entertaining. Gather at Quietwater Boardwalk to enjoy a variety of events, including live raggae music, as well as the merchants sidewalk sale, delicious food, drink specials and much more.
Head out to the beach at 2PM on Sunday as the teams gather to launch their Anything That Floats racing vessels. Prizes are awarded for team creativity and things get weird. Want to participate? Grab a bath tub, yes, a bathtub, and paddle your way to glory, too!
|October 1, 2013 5:00 pm||to||October 6, 2013 5:00 pm|
Visit your favorite local beach bars, many near your Pensacola Beach vacation rental, for the annual songwriters’ festival. Get the stories behind the music and enjoy performances from up and comers during this favorite local event.