Tag - 03-09-2017 Issue

Beachcomber Music Awards Winners and Highlights

By Chris Manson   Remind me never to schedule the music awards during issue week. It’s almost impossible.   But thanks to the staff at Destin’s Graffiti & the Funky Blues Shack and the above-and-beyond technical savvy of Mike Ingram from the Moon Lagoons, the Ninth Ever Beachcomber Music...

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Peace and Love Walk

By Leslie Kolovich   When my eyes open each morning, I’m greeted with the sight of the beautiful marsh grasses of coastal dune lake Camp Creek. I have the privilege and responsibility of living near this rare jewel. My dogs wait patiently for me as I breathe in the morning view before my feet hit...

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Record Roundup

Arsonwave Embrace Reality Independent Pensacola metalcore band is out to prove that the hybrid genre is here to stay. With a mix of screamed and sung vocals, blazing fast tempos and breakdowns, Arsonwave is an energetic band ready to make any mosh pit explode. Embrace Reality’s nine songs clock in...

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Kilted Man Is Coming to Town

“Kilted Man” Matthew Gurnsey performs at the Fort Walton Beach Library Thursday, March 9, at 6 p.m. and at the Destin Library Friday, March 10, at 2 p.m. Both events are FREE with no registration required.   Gurnsey performs at festivals, fairs and libraries, bringing traditional Irish and...

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Run with the Dogs in Destin March 18

Dozens of dogs will put their paws to the pavement this month, their tongues lolling happily as their two-legged counterparts work to keep pace during the 17th Annual Run with the Dogs 5K.   The 3.1-mile run/walk, slated to begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 18, starts and ends at Destin’s City...

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#ICYMI – Pensacon 2017

“All of us—myself included—have felt like an outsider. We go to conventions because we want to be around people like us,” Ted Raimi said at his Pensacon 2017 panel.   With over 28,000 in attendance, there is no party like a Pensacon party.   Whether you find yourself wandering the massive...

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Autism Spectrum on the Emerald Coast, Inc.

By Nikki Hedrick   “Our mission statement is to serve as the leading voice and resource of the local autism community,” explains Brad Burnette, president of Autism Spectrum on the Emerald Coast, Inc.   The nonprofit is a re-branding of the Autism Society of the Emerald Coast as an entirely...

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