Portofino’s “Pelican in Paradise”

Portofino Island Resort sponsors and  is home to one of over 60 ”Pelicans in Paradise” throughout Pensacola.  Each fiberglass pelican stands nearly 5 feet tall and weights about 70 pounds.  Our Pelican, “The Godfeather” is located on the upper outdoor pool deck at the Lifestyle Center.  The “Pelicans in Paradise” is a public art project organized by the Pensacola News Journal with all proceeds from sponsorship benefiting the News Journal’s Newpapers in Education literacy Program.