The Mom Stop column: Beach break really refreshes

It felt as though we were doing something unlawful or wrong as we loaded the family van last weekend and headed toward the Georgia coast. We filled the vehicle with suitcases, the kids’ scooters, the slip ’n slide and even a bouncy house, along with beach toys.After being home and largely shut in since mid-March,… … Read More


Kids ring in 2020 at LuLu’s Noon Year’s Eve beach ball drop

DESTIN — A large festive crowd, estimated to be at 1,200-plus, enjoyed a fun-filled day for kids and adults alike at LuLu’s Fifth Annual Noon Year’s Eve event.When the clock struck noon on Dec. 31, there was a beach ball drop, and hundreds of colorful beach balls flooded LuLu’s beach for the kids to grab.… … Read More


Eggs on the Beach returns Sept. 28

Presented by Bay Breeze Patio, Eggs on the Beach will be held from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 28 at Seascape Resort in Miramar Beach.Eggs on the Beach EggFest will feature more than 30 cook teams that will demonstrate the results of cooking on the Big Green Egg by smoking and grilling their favorite… … Read More


Bands on the Beach returns April 2

PENSACOLA BEACH — Pensacola Beach’s popular outdoor summer concert series, Bands on the Beach, is back in April. The free concert series features performers for every musical taste and is held each Tuesday 7-9 p.m. beginning April 2 and running through Oct. 29.Featuring a lineup of regional artists, Bands on the Beach delivers an eclectic… … Read More