Nov 1st – Sights & Sounds of Soul
Sights & Sounds of Soul by Back On The Blocks: “An evening of sangin’, dancin’, and eatin’- THE SOULFUL WAY!” - to be held on Friday, November 1st, 2019 at the Brownsville Community Resource Center, 3200 W. DeSoto Street, Pensacola, FL 32505 at 6:00pm, doors open at 5:00. Fee: $15.00, advance tickets, $20.00 at the door.
This one day event of Motown Soul music celebrates and honors the legendary African-American singers, musicians, and entertainers from the 40's, 50's, 60's, and 70's who created the traditional SIGHTS and SOUNDS of SOUL, to include songs by: The Temptations, Aretha Franklin, and even Louis Armstrong who appeared in Pensacola in 1941 when he sang to the troops! Join us in the celebration of soulful music. Entertainment provided by: Crystal Clear Band, Atlanta, GA.
Nov 2nd – Back on the Blocks Festival
Back On The Blocks Festival - an afternoon of steppin’, beatin’, and eatin’- THE SOULFUL WAY!” – to be held on Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 at the Corners of Belmont & DeVilliers, 432 West Belmont Street, Pensacola, FL 32501. The steppin’, beatin’ and eatin’ begins at 11:00am until dusk.
This one-day jam session occurs on stage and on street corners performed by local, regional, and national musicians. This event is FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Entertainment provided by: Brianna Marie Harris, Hanna Moorer, Nick Blackwell, Soul Station, The Cat Daddy Blues Band, Anthony Williams, Brother Stanly and other various musical entertainment.