May 1, 2014 RSS feed / Features

On miPod

Vinyl Music Hall kicks off May with eccentric, cult favorite bands

Of Montreal, whose indie funk rock performance is weird in all the right ways, may not necessarily be the band on the tip of everyone’s tongues, but it definitely should be. More...

May Outdoor Concerts

Whats’  not to like about a free concert? Check with Splash! Magazine every month to find out who is playn’ where.   More...

Calendar

SavetheDate!

The Art of the Brick  May 1 - August 31 Pensacola Museum of Art  An awe-inspiring exhibition by artist Nathan Sawaya featuring large-scale sculptures made entirely out of Legos.  ‘Title of Show’   More...

Happenings

Old Hickory Whiskey Bar

Treat your tastebuds at Old Hickory Whiskey Bar

Since its opening in August 2013, the Old Hickory Whiskey Bar has become known to the locals as a great place to enjoy a low-key atmosphere while sipping on some of the finest whiskeys around.  The approximate 280 bottles of whiskey change on a More...

Bluegrass the focus of local musician

This month’s edition of On MiPod features local guitarist and vocalist Edward Adams. Playing in both the country duo Beauty and the Beard and neo-blues trio Chain Smoking Hags, Adams gave Splash! More...

Chalk It Up! Pensacola

The third edition of Chalk It Up!, the Pensacola Sidewalk Art Festival, will take place May 10, the Saturday before Mother’s Day, at Commendencia Slip in downtown Pensacola. Unique to the Pensacola area, Chalk It Up! More...

Makin’ a Splash!

A t the end of 2013 I proudly joined the ranks of some of the greatest women I know. I became a mother. More...

Fish Stories

May a time for fish abundance

I think we have all waited long enough for this weather pattern to change. Finally some 80-degree temperatures and sunny days have arrived here along our Gulf Coast. This means there is a lot of great fishing in the months to come.  More...

Optimist 39th Annual Fishing Rodeo

Gulf Breeze Optimists are expanding their popular fishing rodeo to include a spear fishing division at this year’s event, held May 17th and 18th at Shoreline Park South in Gulf Breeze. More...

Fun & Games

No need for summertime blues

The beaches in the Bahamas are beautiful, but some are more beautiful than others. Some beach-goers are more equal than others, too. More...

Racing Rivals, fast and furious fun

We’ve all had that moment where we push our cars up to 6,000 RPM (even when we know we’re not supposed to) and hit the gas pedal to the floor in our car or truck, pushing it as fast as we think it will go for the pure thrill.  But as More...

Look for gopher tortoises out on a spring stroll

A gopher tortoise strolling across a road or through a backyard or field is a common sight during spring in Florida. Yet as tortoises become increasingly active this time of year, they are vulnerable to being struck by vehicles and injured or killed. More...