Things to Do

Condor Sailing Adventures – This is no ordinary sailboat! Join us for the fun, relaxing experience of a lifetime aboard our incredible, world-class 40 ft. Condor racing trimaran, Dare II. We happily offer daily two-hour cruises at 11 a.m, 2 p.m, and sunset, plus our Blue Angels practice cruises. Sailing on beautiful, peaceful Pensacola Bay.

Community Maritime Park – The Vince J. Whibbs, Sr. Community Maritime Park is a multi-use, public-private park development on Pensacola’s waterfront. Looking for outdoor event space? Located in Historic Downtown Pensacola, this beautiful waterfront park features over 38,000 square feet of exhibition space, an amphitheater, playground, and festival grounds.

Deluna Lanes and Peter B’s Sport Grill – Provides the Pensacola area with some of the most unique bowling experiences in the Florida Panhandle just like they have for the past 31 years! Whether its recreational bowling, competitive league and tournament play, video games in the arcade, or just watching the game in Peter B’s Sports Grill, DeLuna offers something to do for everyone! DeLuna Lanes has a full-service restaurant, Peter B’s Sports Grill, along with a game room that has 6 pool tables and numerous video games.

Emerald Coast Tours – Become a local by touring downtown Pensacola while leisurely riding along the historic streets on a bicycle or a Segway®. Your experienced local tour guide will lead you through the sites and sounds of Historic Pensacola and a view of breathtaking Pensacola Bay. Bike rentals and walking pub tours also available.

Entertainer Charters – Pensacola Beach, Florida is rated among the top world destinations to charter a fishing boat for a deep sea fishing trip. The warm, emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico slip into the deep, cobalt blue waters. Year round fishing is excellent! The Gulf Coast species include Red Snapper (World Famous), Vermillion Snapper, Black Snapper, Gag Grouper, Red Grouper, Scamp Grouper, Black Grouper, Snowy Grouper, Amber Jack, Cobia, Shark, King Mackerel, Wahoo, Dolphin (Mahi Mahi), Marlin, Sailfish, Swordfish… Just to name a few!

Fast Eddie’s Fun Center – Fast Eddies Fun Center is filled with entertainment for the entire family. With over 3 acres of pure fun you can enjoy a day of racing on one of our four unique go-kart tracks and then move on to a relaxing round of putt putt mini-golf. Chill-Out in our arcade game room with a large variety of games to choose from and trade in redemption tickets for treasured prizes.

Go Retro Tour Company – Travel back in time on a climate controlled 1930 Ford transit bus or another vehicle when you visit Pensacola. Take a seat and let yourself be taken to places where history was made. We offer tours for students, families, adults, couples, and groups. We do it all–beach tours, ghost tours, historic tours, and local points of interest. Your guided tour will include insightful commentary, images, music, and sometimes interviews on your sightseeing adventure. Become transfixed, absorbed, engaged, and most of all, entertained. You’ll be glad you went retro!

Historic Pensacola Village – We invite you to explore Historic Pensacola and experience the rich heritage of America’s first multi-year settlement. Historic Pensacola encompasses eight and a half acres and 28 properties located within the footprints of the original Spanish and British forts in downtown Pensacola. Our “One Ticket, Seven Days to Explore” ticketing enables you to leisurely visit all of the museums, participate in guided and self-guided tours of historic homes and interact with period-dressed living history interpreters. Come be a part of history being brought to life!

Jolly Sailing – Whether you’re looking for a sunset cruise in Pensacola, dolphin cruise, dinner cruise, snorkeling or stand up paddleboard adventure, you will be sure to enjoy a memorable excursion with Jolly Sailing.

Key Sailing – Key Sailing is located on the beautiful sugar white sandy beaches of Northwest Florida. Located in the heart of Pensacola Beach at the Portifino Boardwalk, we are easy to get to and accessible by trolley. Established in 1974 for the watersport enthusiast, Key Sailing is, and remains, the premier facility for paddle-boarding, Hobie sailing, parasailing, waverunners, kayaks, pontoon boat rentals and much more!

National Flight Academy – Experience one of the most exciting and immersive learning adventures in the world aboard the world’s largest simulated aircraft carrier. An experience for 7-12th graders that inspires interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Participants live for 6 days in a multi-story, 102,000 square foot facility experiencing theme-park style thrills surrounded by advanced technology, flight simulators, and virtual reality games that ignite imagination and encourage learning.

National Naval Aviation Museum – The National Naval Aviation Museum is the world’s largest Naval Aviation museum and one of the most-visited museums in the state of Florida. Share the excitement of Naval Aviation’s rich history and see more than 150 beautifully restored aircraft representing Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Aviation. These historic and one-of-a-kind aircraft are displayed both inside the Museum’s nearly 350,000 square feet of exhibit space and outside on its 37-acre grounds. There’s so much to see and do, you’ll want to stay all day! Admission is free! Hours of operation are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s.

Outdoor Gulf Coast – Offering paddleboard and kayak rentals and delivery to Pensacola, Pensacola Beach and Gulf Breeze areas. Our aim is to help move you from just thinking about taking your friends and family members out for a nature adventure and into actually having a great time with them exploring the outdoors. Whether you’d like to try kayak fishing or a sup lesson and eco tour, we can help.

Pensacola Lighthouse – The top of the tower offers stunning views of Pensacola Pass (where Pensacola Bay meets the Gulf of Mexico), three forts, the Pensacola skyline and the historic Navy Yard. The fully restored Keepers’ Quarters, built in 1869, is home to a museum and a gift shop. Visit this historic spot in America’s First Settlement, established in 1559.

Pensacola M.E.S.S. Hall – Math, Engineering, Science & Stuff. The Pensacola MESS Hall is not a typical science museum. Rather than exhibits with planned outcomes, visitors get to work like real scientists, developing questions and creating experiments, engaging in complex reasoning and learning science just through tinkering. It’s all hands-on science.

Pensacola Paddlesport Rentals – Our office is located in Bayview Park on Bayou Texar. We offer single and tandem kayaks, paddle boards, and pedal boats for rent. Our mission is to provide the people of Pensacola with healthy, environmentally conscious, and affordable water adventures.

Pensacola Pedals – Appealing to cyclists, beer enthusiasts, university students, professionals and tourists alike, the Pedal Trolley is the perfect eco-tainment for anyone who enjoys a new adventure! The Pedal Trolley is used for everything from historical tours to pub crawls to corporate team-building outings. It’s the ultimate party bike experience. Our 15 person, pedal powered, rolling party is available for you to reserve the entire Pedal Trolley – or as many seats as you choose. You will be sure to share a memorable experience with friends, while uncovering our city’s rich culture, energized downtown and the city’s eclectic historical district.

Premier Dolphin Cruises – Pensacola Beach’s Premier Dolphin Cruise offers the best cruising experience on Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast. Cruise aboard our 63’ open-air, covered catamaran – the Portofino I – and spy dolphin, birds and the other marine life that make their home along the protected Gulf Islands National Seashore.

Sam’s Fun City & Surf City – The fun never ends at SAM’S FUN CITY! Located in the heart of Pensacola, just South of I-10 on Highway 29. SAM’S FUN CITY is Pensacola’s only amusement and water park with over 20 rides and attractions for kids of every age! SAM’S FUN CITY is also the Gulf Coast home of Rocky and Bullwinkle. Whether you are wanting to drive Go-Carts, play Bumper Boats, score at Miniature Golf, ride down a Water Slide, or play tag with Laser Tag in the Arcade we have something for you! Come and play on our new indoor Play Zone City and inflatables.

Sunriser Stables – A family friendly show barn specializing in hunters, jumpers, and equitation. Lessons are customized to the individual’s riding level allowing each rider to progress at their own pace. Our objective is to build the rider’s confidence by developing a solid horse riding foundation both under saddle and on the ground.

The Pensacola Children’s Museum – This hands-on exploration of Pensacola history is geared for children age 10 and younger. The first floor Discovery Gallery recreates colonial life in Pensacola. The second floor explores Pensacola’s military, maritime, industrial, multicultural, Native American and Civil War history. Plenty of play area is located on each floor. Our museum store, located on the first floor, is the go-to place for children’s books and toys including Historic Pensacola branded wooden toys from Melissa and Doug. The first floor Party Central room, in which storytelling and special activities are held, is available as a venue for private birthday parties.

Tivoli High House – The first floor of the Tivoli House serves as a ticket outlet and museum store offering unique Historic Pensacola items, books, souvenirs and refreshments. Reconstructed from photographic and archaeological evidence for Pensacola’s bicentennial in 1976, the original 1805 Tivoli House was once a boarding and gaming house and tavern. To the east of the original structure was a large octagonal theatre and ballroom that served as a meeting place for early Pensacolians.

T.T. Wentworth, Jr. Florida State Museum – Our flagship museum is the T. T. Wentworth, Jr. Florida State Museum, which is housed in the three-story Mediterranean Revival architecture of the former Pensacola City Hall and was built in 1907. The Wentworth Museum, a highlight of the self-guided tour, is a general history museum with galleries dedicated to both permanent and changing exhibits. The first floor houses the Wentworth Store and ticket desk. The museum is open on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings from 4 until 7 p.m. and on Sundays from noon until 4 p.m. for Half-Price Sundays.

Veterans Memorial Park and Wall South – In December of 1987 the “Moving Wall,” a half scale replica of the National Vietnam Memorial in our Nation’s Capital, came to Pensacola. It was a hugely profound and moving experience for our city. It attracted a large throng of visitors, including local Vietnam veterans. When time came for the Wall to move on many of the Vietnam veterans who had stood vigil at the Wall decided that Pensacola should have a permanent replica of this memorial to honor those who had fallen in that conflict. For five years the Vietnam Veterans of Northwest Florida held garage sales, 5K and 10K runs, baseball and softball tourneys, car washes and numerous other fund raisers to make their dream a reality.

Voices of Pensacola – Opened in 2014, this multicultural center highlights the diversity of the city through dynamic exhibits representative of the cultural groups that have shaped Pensacola history. Visitors to the Voices of Pensacola can watch and listen to videos of individuals telling their unique Pensacola story as well as shop for unique gifts in our museum store The space also includes an oral history recording room where additional stories can be recorded and archived. Pensacola Cinema Art screens films in the Voices of Pensacola on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons at 1:00 and on Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:00.