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WSRE’s 50th Celebration takes creative new twist on Cinco de Mayo

Last Updated by Mary Riker on

Be like Bob Ross! Paint a “happy little tree” at WSRE and support public television

PENSACOLA, Fla., March 30, 2017 – As part of the station’s 50th anniversary celebration, WSRE will host the Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Paint Party on Friday, May 5 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Jean & Paul Amos Performance Studio.

Participants will paint Painting with a Twist’s “Tree of Life,” and fiesta style food and drink from Moe’s Southwest Grill will be served. The cost to participate is $50 and includes all art supplies.

Painting with a Twist, the event sponsor, is coordinating registration and donating a portion of the proceeds to the WSRE-TV Foundation in support of the PBS member station’s programming and educational outreach.

Seating is limited. Attendees must be age 21 or older. Register in advance at

Channel 23 began broadcasting as WSRE-TV from the campus of Pensacola Junior College on September 11, 1967. WSRE is commemorating this milestone anniversary throughout 2017.

Media Relations Contact:
Mary Riker