The Pensacola Experience

An Insider's Guide

Pensacola Bay Cruises

Posted on Friday March 15, 2019
Visit Pensacola Public Relations

Earlier this month, the National Park Service signed a 10-year agreement with HMS Ferries Inc. to operate Pensacola Bay Cruises. The two boats, named Turtle Runner and Pelican Perch by local school children, has the capacity to hold 150 passengers, with each leg of the trip taking approximately 35-45 minutes. This is a unique way to enjoy the waterways of Pensacola and get to where you’re going. Read More...

Consumer eNewsletter - May 2017

Posted on Thursday September 14, 2017

Get to know Pensacola more intimately through connecting with its water. From charter fishing trips, to paddling and surfing, to snorkeling and scuba diving, the area's waterways await your next adventure. Read on to discover more about the best ways to enjoy the sea this season. Read More...

June eNewsletter

Posted on Thursday September 14, 2017

Temperatures are warming up and school is coming to an end. That can mean only one thing— summer is here. Don't worry. Pensacola has everything you need to plan the perfect family beach getaway, from waterslides and arcades to getting up close with nature and science. Read More...

July eNewsletter

Posted on Thursday September 14, 2017

Bring the family to a local gem in Pensacola: Palafox Market. Every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., families will find something new to take home. From fresh produce to jewelry and mugs, the treasures at Palafox Market do not disappoint. Read More...

Consumer eNewsletter - August

Posted on Thursday September 14, 2017

Visiting Pensacola means being surrounded by emerald-green water and white sandy beaches. Take a page out the locals' book and try an aquatic activity that will have you feeling like a local in no time. From sailing to sunset cruises to visiting an oyster farm, check out all the coastal activities that give Pensacola its charm. Read More...