Eric Ericson grew up in Pensacola, Florida and married the former Christine Dixon in 1978.  Eric's dad invented the Fork Lift Marina concept.  Eric and Christine have sons Shaun (32) and Nick (30).  Shaun is a Journeyman electrician and Nick graduated from UAB and is a Civil Engineer.  Nick and Jackie (who also graduated from UAB) were married September 21, 2012.  We live in our modest retirement home in Pensacola. 

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We love to camp and celebrate with our friends usually around the waterfront.  Here are a few of our exploits: Memorial Day Weekends 2005, 20062007, /  Hydroplane Races / Balloon Races  /  Our former Boat/ Mountains Visits / Blue Angels at the Beach  / Jamaican Festival and Bathtub Races 2012
 Harpoon Sailboat  /  Bike Ride at Navy Point (YouTube Video)  
Concerts:BB King Concert /  Rock Legends Cruise /  Hangout Festivals   GoPro vid of Gumbo Key
No pics or stories, but in the last few years, we saw BB King, Aretha Franklin, St. Paul & the Broken Bones, The Eagles, Elton John, The Zombies, George Thorogood & The Destroyers, Robert Earl Keen, Grand Funk Railroad, Lynrd Skynrd, Trombone Shorty, Earth, Wind, and Fire, Frankie Ballard, Stevie Winwood, Def Leppard, Styx, Tesla, Robert Plant, Ian Anderson (Jethro Tull), Pentatonix, Greg Allman, and we have tickets to see Britt Floyd, Three Dog Night, the Desert Trip music fest (Dylan, McCartney, The Who, Neil Young, Rolling Stones, and Roger Waters of Pink Floyd), and are going to Rock Legends Cruise V... our third year in a row.

On the Rock Legends Cruise (III) in 2015, we saw Dave Mason twice, Edgar Winter, Marshall Tucker, Savoy Brown, Paul Rodgers & son Steve Rodgers, Artemis Pyle, Swamp de Wamp, Ten Years After, Royal Southern Brotherhood, Outlaws, Blue Oyster Cult, Alice Cooper, and Uriah Heep.

On our Second Rock Legends Cruise (IV) in 2016,  we saw Peter Frampton, America, John Kay & Steppenwolf, Randy Bachman, Foghat, Rick Emmett, Savoy Brown, Artimus Pyle, Gregg Allman, Grand Funk Railroad, Marshall Tucker Band, Uriah Heep, The Outlaws, and The Pat Travers Band.