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Hit the Sand for Bands on the Beach

Picture a perfect evening – does it involve a beach? A sunset? Live music?

We’ve got the event for you.

Each Tuesday from April to October you can enjoy live music while the sun sets over the Gulf of Mexico at the Bands on the Beach concert series.

A well-diversified line up of local and regional artists take the stage at the beautiful Gulfside Pavilion on Pensacola Beach each week at 7 p.m. The event attracts thousands of fans throughout the season.

Folks of all ages set up their lawn chairs, blankets, and picnic baskets. Heck, some folks go all out with tables, candles and fully prepped meals while enjoying the music. For those less prepared, concessions and cocktails are available nearby. Whatever your style, the venue's beach backdrop, accompanied by a subtle island breeze, is hands down unparalleled.

(Remember: No glass on the beach and pets must stay at home!)

Take off your shoes and dance on the sugar white sand, or just sit back, relax and enjoy.

2017 Bands on the Beach Line Up:

July 18: Hot Sauce Band
July 25: Modern Eldorados
Aug. 1: Southern Breeze
Aug. 8: Rain date
Aug. 15: ClassX
Aug. 22: The Scenic Heights
Aug. 29: The Blenders
Sept. 5: Mr. Big and the Rhythm Sisters
Sept. 12: Mass Kunfuzion
Sept. 19: Chloe Channell
Sept. 26: Westside Players
Oct. 3: Holly Shelton
Oct. 10: Bring on the Benjamins
Oct. 17: Category 4
Oct. 24: Touch of Gray
Oct. 31: Emerald Coast Blues Brothers