Hot Glass, Cold Brew Party at First City Art Center

First City Art Center (FCAC), located at 1060 North Guillemard Street in Pensacola, will hold its Hot Glass, Cold Brew Holiday and Ugly Sweater Party on December 8, with general admission at 6 p.m. This family-friendly event will feature guest artist Kazuki Takizawa, pottery demos, performing artists, an art market and holiday sale, food and drinks and children’s activities.

Full admission costs $20-$25 and includes a handmade glass or ceramic cup on a first-come basis, while they last. FCAC members can enter at 5:15 p.m.; prepaid ticket holders can enter at 5:30 p.m. General admission tickets will be on sale at the gate at 6 p.m. Children over 12 are admitted at the reduced rate of $10 (without the glass or cup). Children under 12 are free.

Takizawa, a glass artist who has worked and taught at various educational facilities including Pilchuck Glass School and Public Glass, will be on hand to demonstrate her art. The event will also include a gallery opening showcasing works from FCAC gallery artists. 

Admission includes light fare provided by Fish Fry Magazine, along with two complimentary beers from Pensacola Bay Brewery. Additional beer tickets can be purchased. 

Presale tickets will be offered online only at For more information, call 850-429-1222 or 

Founded in 1999, First City Art Center, formerly Belmont Arts and Cultural Center, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit art organization dedicated to providing art education, community outreach through art experiences and working studio spaces for artists.

Edit ModuleShow Tags

More from Natural Awakenings

Santa Rosa Beach Business Offers Healthier Food Options

The idea for Caveman’s Cupboard, a modern paleo health food business in Santa Rosa Beach, began when Montana transplant Tony DeBlauw chatted with his co-worker Nick over their respective lunches—a sandwich and a salad.

Brava Hair Studio Moves to Navarre

Brava Hair Studio and Day Spa has made the move from Fort Walton Beach, its home for 13 years, to the Harvest Village shopping center in Navarre.

Registration Open for UWF Summer Camps

Registration is now open for the University of West Florida’s Explore Summer Camps...

First SUP Race on Mobile Bay Planned for June 9

The first stand up paddleboard (SUP) race on Mobile Bay will hit the waters of the Eastern Shore at 9 a.m., June 9th from the beach by the Fairhope Docks Marina, 848 Seacliff Drive, Fairhope, Alabama.

Hypnosis Training Offered in June

Deana Chapman with DCC Hypnosis will hold her next National Guild of Hypnotists (NGH) hypnosis certification class June 5 to 13, at her newly expanded DCC Hypnosis, NLP and Life Coaching Center in Fort Walton Beach.