Visit Pensacola Now Accepting Event Grant Applications


Media Contact:

Nicole Stacey
Visit Pensacola
(850) 434-2142

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Pensacola, Fla. (Monday, Dec. 17) – Visit Pensacola is now accepting event grant applications for events occurring between May 1 - September 30, 2019. Grant workshops will be hosted on Thursday, Jan. 10, at 10 a.m. and Thursday, Jan. 17, at 2 p.m. in the conference room at Pensacola Sports, 101 W. Main Street.

All grant applicants are encouraged to attend one of the workshops, as additional points are awarded during the scoring process of your application if you attend. Workshop seating is limited, so reserve your seat by emailing Barbara Williams at

The grant deadline is 5:00 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 1, 2019. The grant committee will meet the week of February 11 to review all eligible applications. Applicants are encouraged to attend the meeting to give a brief overview of your event and to answer any questions regarding your application. The committee meeting date/location/time will be announced at a later date.

You may apply for a mini-grant at any time if you are seeking funds less than $5,000. Please contact Nicole Stacey with any questions.

For more information on grant guidelines, scoring and the application process, visit the links below.

Grant Guidelines (CLICK HERE)
Grant Application (CLICK HERE)

Mini-Grant Application (CLICK HERE)

Grant Scoring Sheet (CLICK HERE)


About Visit Pensacola

Visit Pensacola is the destination management organization for Escambia County which includes Pensacola, Pensacola Beach and Perdido Key. With over 450 years of rich history and 18 miles of sugar-white sand beaches bordered by the emerald-green waters of the Gulf of Mexico, visitors from all over the world are lured to our pristine shores every year. Visit Pensacola supports the community vision of tourism by serving as the central body responsible for building tourism as an economic engine for our community through leadership, connection, collaboration and communication.