Louisiana evacuees get free burger and beer at Shaggy’s

September 22, 2021

As Louisiana evacuees make their way to our coastal cities, one local business has decided to try to make our neighbors feel more at home with a free hot meal and a cold drink. Thursday and Friday, Shaggy’s will be giving all Louisiana residents a cheeseburger and draft beer on the house. All residents have to do is show their I.D. at one of the four Shaggy’s locations along the Gulf Coast or their restaurant in Brandon. Shaggy’s simply wants to welcome those who have been displaced from their homes. Shaggy’s Co-owner Rimmer Covington said, “We’re no strangers to natural disasters here on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. And you know, we understand what it’s like to have to deal with…

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Pensacola Beach Chamber of Commerce hosts ‘Season Their Holidays’ upcoming events

March 30, 2021

PENSACOLA, Fla. (WKRG) — The Pensacola Beach Chamber of Commerce is hosting the “Season Their Holiday” festivities which begin at the beginning of December.‘It’s time’: Mariah Carey smashes pumpkins to kick off Christmas season  LIGHTED BOAT PARADE “Seasons Their Holidays” begins Saturday, Dec. 4 with the Lighted Boat Parade. The parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. The parade will begin at Sabine Marina make its way around the Santa Rosa Sound and finish at the Pensacola Beach Boardwalk. Leading up to the boat parade a kid’s party will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. at Shaggy’s Pensacola Beach. Following the boat parade, Santa will make his way to the Quietwater Shell on the Pensacola Beach Boardwalk to greet the…

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Wilson's last meal at Shaggy's

A Dog’s Last Meal at Shaggy’s Pensacola Beach

July 10, 2019

Pensacola Beach strangers make dog’s last day on earth his best — burgers & fries included. Story from Pensacola News Journal Stephen Rampersad sat in a chair at his veterinarian’s office Monday evening with his 14-year-old German Pointer mix, Wilson, lying in his lap.  Wilson’s belly was full, his heart was happy. But his bladder and stomach were cluttered with cancer. His body was failing, his joints were weak. With the push of a needle, Wilson’s eyelids got droopy. Rampersad squeezed his paw. Another push of the needle, and his eyelids closed. Wilson left the world peacefully, surrounded by the humans who loved him the most. It was the end of a 14-year journey, one that started at an animal shelter…

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Shaggy's has five locations - Biloxi Beach, Gulfport Beach, On the Rez, Pass Harbor & Pensacola Beach

What restaurant has outstanding view, great food?

July 25, 2018

You know you’ll have a bit of a wait, but you don’t care — it’s Shaggy’s. The food and view are that good. 

When most restaurants are experiencing a post-lunch lull, a large crowd of locals and tourists are enjoying sitting near a second-floor window or even better the back deck with the wind rolling in from the water.

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