Pensacola, FL: Waffle House Food Truck rolls into Pensacola – Best of Weekend

The Waffle House food truck makes a stop at Georgia Tech in Atlanta. (Photo: Provided by Waffle House Inc.)

By Staff Reports  |  Pensacola News Journal

FRIDAY

Waffle House Food Truck festivities: Friday-Sunday. Perfect Plain is gearing up to welcome the official Waffle House Food Truck Friday through Sunday by turning the craft brewery into Waffle House headquarters. Between specialty Waffle House-themed cocktails, a no-hands waffle eating contest and more, it’s going to be an all-star weekend.

Friday:

  • Taproom hours, noon to 1 a.m.
  • Waffle House Food Truck Hours; 4 p.m.-1 a.m.

Saturday:

  • Taproom hours 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Waffle House Food Truck hours 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 1 a.m.
  • No-hands waffle eating contest: 6 p.m.
  • No-utensils hash browns all-the-way eating contest: 6 p.m.

Sunday

  • Taproom hours 10 am. to 10 p.m.
  • Waffle House Food Truck Hours 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

    The Waffle House food truck makes a stop at Georgia Tech in Atlanta. (Photo: Provided by Waffle House Inc.)

American Floyd – A Tribute to Pink Floyd: 7 p.m. Friday, July 26. Vinyl Music Hall, 2 S. Palafox St. English rock band Pink Floyd initially earned recognition for their psychedelic and space rock music and as they evolved, for their progressive rock music. Pink Floyd are known for philosophical lyrics, sonic experimentation, innovative album cover art, and elaborate live shows. One of rock music’s most successful acts, the group has sold over 200 million albums worldwide including 74.5 million certified units in the U.S. American Floyd and their show pays tribute to Pink Floyd with a full band and a sound and light show sure to entertain even the most loyal and ardent fan or Floydian. $12 to $15. For all ages. More info and ticket purchase: vinylmusichall.com.

SATURDAY

Local Legendz Summer Hip Hop Dance Intensive: 8:30 to 9 a.m., check in; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., sessions; Saturday, July 27. Bear Levin Studer Family YMCA, 165 E. Intendencia St. Local Legendz is a one-day dance workshop that is open to the public and focuses on different styles of hip-hop. There are four sessions with four different instructors, all of which started out here in the Pensacola area. The instructors include breakdancer Annastasia Bonner, Local Legendz 850 creator Brandice Purvis, choreographer Michael “Turb0h” Burton, and dancer Amir Renzo. $45 per student. Recommended for ages 10 and older. More info: Facebook.com/LocalLegendz850.

SUNDAY

The third annual Skopelos Wine, Spirit & Food Festival: 3 p.m. Sunday, July 28. Skopelos at New World, 600 S. Palafox St. Transport yourself to beautiful vineyards, sip on the smoothest spirits, and indulge in delicious cuisine when the Skopelos Wine, Spirit & Food Festival presents Flavors From Around the World. The doors to the Skopelos Grand Ballroom will welcome guests to explore the tastes of over 125 top wines and the smoothest spirits from around the world, all while learning about them from the experts. From Chilean white wines to Australian reds; exceptional spirits including whiskey, tequila, gin and rum; a sake corner, bubbles bar, Rosé garden, and For the Locals Spot (featuring Florida spirits), this festival was planned with the ultimate wine and spirit lover in mind. Tickets: $55 in advance; $65 the day of the event. More info: 850-432-6565.

The Waffle House Food Truck is coming to downtown Pensacola outside Perfect Plain on Friday through Sunday. (Photo: Waffle House)

 

Blues On The Bay: 6 p.m. Sunday, July 28. Community Maritime Park, 301 W. Main St. Pack coolers and bring lawn chairs and to the Hunter Amphitheater for the Blues Angel Music Blues on the Bay Concert Series. Enjoy a cool breeze off the bay while dancing and listening to some of the region’s best musical talent. This week features Bay Bridge Band. Free. More info: 850-457-7557 or cityofpensacola.com.

The crowd listens to Not Quite Fab: A Tribute to the Beatles, perform for the crowd Sunday, August 20, 2017 during the 2017 Blues Angel Music Blues on the Bay Summer Concert Series at Community Maritime Park. (Photo: John Blackie/jblackie@pnj.com)