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AJC spotlights local food and music

January 18, 2018

The Atlanta Constitution-Journal has spotlighted local food and music today. In Florida: 3 ideas for where to go for blues, rock, jazz, Five Sisters Blues Cafe is listed. The two other venues are Copper Blues Rock…

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Gulf Shores, Destin perceived as better vacation spots

December 11, 2017

By Brooke Weber INWEEKLY Even though Pensacola is among one of the most pristine beaches along the Emerald Coast, neighbors Gulf Shores and Destin are still perceived as more ideal vacation spots. The 2017 Market Perception…

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Visit Pensacola holds on to Visit Florida relationship

August 4, 2017

While tourism programs around the state have cut their ties with Visit Florida, the state’s tourist marketing agency, Visit Pensacola has not. Visit Tampa Bay, Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau, Visit Orlando and Discover the…

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Visit Pensacola marketing works, air travel to area up

July 14, 2017

Visit Pensacola markets the Pensacola area to the world. The latest travel numbers from the Pensacola International Airport validate the tourism agency’s effectiveness. The airport reported yesterday new monthly record number of passengers in June, with…

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National Travel Rally, May 9

May 1, 2017

Visit Pensacola is asking people to wear red and attend a rally at the Pensacola International Airport on Tuesday, May 9 from 9:30 a.m.-11 a.m. National Travel Rally Day is a concerted effort to demonstrate travel’s…

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Visit Pensacola announces in-house events

January 5, 2017

“Let’s be honest, when’s the last time you stopped into the Visitor Information Center? It’s been a long time, if ever, right?! Here’s the thing, our VIC Centers are excellent in terms of beautiful displays, as…

Entertainment

A.C. Read course featured

November 21, 2016

Secretary of State Ken Detzner announced the A.C. Read Golf Club, located at the Naval Air Station Pensacola as this month’s featured course on the Florida Historic Golf Trail. “In commemoration of Veterans Day this November,…

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Visit Pensacola honors five Hospitality Heroes

May 5, 2016

Five local frontline tourism-industry employees were recognized as Hospitality Heroes by Visit Pensacola officials at the inaugural National Travel & Tourism Week luncheon on Wednesday afternoon at New World Landing. Customer satisfaction and loyalty in the…

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Pensacola named ‘Most Enjoyable City of the Year’

November 4, 2015

CheapOair, a leading hybrid online and traditional travel agency, has named Pensacola the 2015 “Most Enjoyable City of the Year” at the inaugural CheapOair Owards, in New York City. We beat out Albuquerque, New Mexico; Newport,…