MILTON — Here is a look at upcoming events in Santa Rosa County and surrounding areas. 


Tobacco cessation classes

Tobacco Free Florida offers free tools and services to help you quit tobacco. For those 18 years old, if medically appropriate, the Florida Department of Health offers free nicotine replacement patches, lozenges and gum. It also offers free community, worksite and clinic groups.

Classes are at 5527 Stewart St., Milton. Preregistration is required. Call 398-6965 to reserve a spot. 

Quit Smoking Now classes are 5:30 p.m. April 25 to May 23 and May 30 to June 27.
Tools To Quit classes are 5-7 p.m. Nov. 29 and Dec. 13.

Daddy-Daughter Dance

The Navy League and Milton Rotary Club will have their first Daddy-Daughter Dance 6-9 p.m. April 27 at St. Rose of Lima Church, 6451 Park Ave., Milton. Tickets are $25 for a couple (one daddy and one daughter), and $10 for each additional daughter at Refreshments will be served.

'Doo Wop and Barbershop' concerts scheduled

The Pensacola Bay Harmonizers, a barbershop harmony group of quartets and combined chorus, and the Imogene Theatre present two performances of "Doo Wop and Barbershop." A mixture of doo wop and music from other genres, the show features the Pensacola Bay Harmonizers, as well as several quartet numbers. 

The first performance is 7 p.m. April 27, and the second is 2 p.m. April 28. Both are at the Imogene Theatre, 6866 Caroline St., Milton. Tickets cost $15 at

Golf tournament and goodie bags

The Pace Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting entries and sponsorships for the Tom Stewart Annual Golf Classic 11 a.m. May 10 at Stonebrook Golf Club, 3200 Cobblestone Drive, Pace. The shotgun start is at noon. A mulligan and tee buster package is available May 10 for $20 per person. It includes two mulligans and one red tee buster. Sponsorships start at $100.

The chamber is also accepting goodie bag stuffers for its annual golf tournament on May 10. At least 80 of each item is needed no later than May 6. The bags are given to players are a way for companies to advertise their business. 

Call 850-994-9633 for more information.

Fish House Craft Beer Festival

The sixth annual Fish House Craft Beer Festival for ages 21 and up is 3-6 p.m. June 19 on the deck of The Fish House, 600 E. Barracks St., Pensacola. Some proceeds benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Florida. Cost is $20 plus tax in advance, $30 plus tax starting June 1. Purchase at Call 850-470-0003 or visit for more information. 

Florida Friendly Landscaping Principles Class

Learn about the right timing and methods for fertilizing and weed control, proper irrigation, and other lawn practices from Mary Salinas, Santa Rosa County Extension Office. No pre-registration is required.

Milton: Classes are 10-11 a.m. second Fridays at the SRC Extension Office, 6263 Dogwood Drive, Milton.

Gulf Breeze: Classes are 1-2 p.m. third Fridays at the Gulf Breeze Library, 1060 Shoreline Drive. 

Call 850-623-3868 or email for details.