PCB Events

What’s coming up on the local forecast!

The city of Panama City Beach has always been a illustrious town full of activities and events for everyone to enjoy from fairs, food festivals, automotive or bicycle shows to music concerts. See below to see the latest and upcoming happenings here on “The Worlds Most Beautiful Beach!”

Feb

Krewe of St. Andrews Mardi Gras Parade

Date: February 18, 2017
Location: Downtown St. Andrews
Times:
Festival 11:00am – 10:00pm
Main Parade – 2pm
Live Music – 7pm
Over 14 Krewes on over 30 floats complete with the color guard, beads, doubloons and more! Food, drink and live music will fill the air! More information, please visit http://www.standrewsmardigras.com

Mardi Gras at The Beach Parade by Dominique Youx

Date: February 24, 2017
Location: Pier Park
Time: 5:30PM
The two-day festival and parade which takes place in and around Pier Park is one of the most fun Mardi Gras events in the Southeast. The event is perfect for the whole family and includes a Mardi Gras Kidz Zone, float tours, Fat Tuesday Street Fair and live music. For more information, visit: http://www.dykrewe.org

March

Friday Fest

Date: 1st Friday of each month (March-November)
Location: Downtown Panama City

Emerald Coast Boat & Lifestyle Show

Date: March 3, 2017
Location: Aaron Bessant Park
Featuring boat displays from all major manufacturers and the top dealers representing the latest in boats, high tech engines, electronics and marine accessories. This is more than a boat show, this event features everything for the kind of active, outdoor beach living so popular along the Emerald Coast. From stand up paddleboards and fishing kayaks, to outdoor kitchens, diving, active wear and beach cruising bicycles. For more information or to buy tickets, please visit Gulfboatshow.com

UNwineD 2017

Date: March 24, 2017
Location: Aaron Bessant Park
Join Garden & Gun and Visit Panama City Beach for a southern garden party featuring craft beer, spirits, wine tastings, music and a taste of Panama City Beach provided by local restaurants.

THE GARDEN & GUN KICKOFF PARTY
Raise a glass while you mix and mingle with elite chefs, mixologists, and top tastemakers of the South as Garden & Gun ushers in this incredible weekend.

THE CELEBRATION
A two-day Southern garden party in Aaron Bessant Park featuring superb craft beer, spirits, and wine from around the world, plus culinary creations by Northwest Florida’s leading chefs.

Beach Care Services 6th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Date: March 31, 2017
Location: Holiday Golf Club
Contact Number: Skip Stoltz at (850) 276-6111 or email skipstoltz@knology.net
Time: Check in at 8:00, Tee time at 9:00.
4-Man Scramble includes Golf, Gift bags, Breakfast, Lunch, Beverages, Prizes & Fun. Get your favorite team together and come play and support Beach Care Services!

April

Friday Fest

Date: 1st Friday of each month (March-November)
Location: Downtown Panama City

Seabreeze Jazz Festival

Date: April 19, 2017
Location: Aaron Bessant Park
The Seabreeze Jazz Festival combines the top national smooth jazz artists with a full weekend of fun, sun, great beaches, and good times – all on the west end of Panama City Beach. Michael McDonald (of the Doobie Brothers) is an early announced headliner. To order tickets, view the musician line up, and more, please visit: http://www.seabreezejazzfestival.com

Pepsi SpringJam Music Festival

Date: April 28, 2017
Location: Aaron Bessant Park
A two-day country music festival in Panama City Beach, FL featuring headliners Sheryl Crow (Friday) and Darius Rucker (Saturday). The next four artists are Colbie Caillat, A Thousand Horses, LOCASH, & Charles Esten!

PCB Optimist Golf Tournament

Date: April 29, 2017
Location: Bay Point Resort- Nicklaus Course
Contact Number: (850) 867-1246
12th Annual Jack Smith Optimist Tournament. Sign up sheet and more information available on www.pcboptimist.com.

May

Friday Fest

Date: 1st Friday of each month (March-November)
Location: Downtown Panama City

19th Annual Thunder Beach Spring Rally

Date: May 3, 2017
Location: Panama City Beach
Starts/Ends: May 3 – May 7
Bikers from around the country can enjoy scenic rides along the Emerald Coast, live entertainment and local cuisine. For more information please visit http://www.thunderbeachproductions.com

IRONMAN 70.3 Gulf Coast

Date: May 13, 2017
Location: Edgewater Beach Resort
Formerly the Gulf Coast Triathlon. Please visit http://www.ironman.com/triathlon/events/americas/ironman-70.3/gulf-coast.aspx to register or for more information.

8th Annual Women’s Work-Life Symposium

Date: May 26, 2017
The Women’s Work-Life Symposium, presented by Emerald Coast Hospice, is an annual event dedicated to helping women maintain a healthy work-life balance. Featuring powerful speakers, a variety of breakout workshops, gourmet breakfast and lunch, cupcakes and cocktails social hour, a unique shopping experience, and amazing giveaways, this is a day for women to treat themselves and get inspired. For more details on the event, contact Helen@PCBeach.org.

June

2017 Summer Concert Series

Throughout the summer, visitors and locals gather at Aaron Bessant Park for a free summer concert series every Thursday evening from 7 to 9 p.m.

Friday Fest

Date: 1st Friday of each month (March-November)
Location: Downtown Panama City

July

2017 Summer Concert Series

Throughout the summer, visitors and locals gather at Aaron Bessant Park for a free summer concert series every Thursday evening from 7 to 9 p.m.

Friday Fest

Date: 1st Friday of each month (March-November)
Location: Downtown Panama City

Star Spangled Spectacular

Date: July 4, 2017
Location: City and County Piers

Salute to Freedom

Date: July 4, 2017
Location: Downtown Panama City Marina
Come celebrate Independence Day at the Panama City Marina with great live music, lots of food, and plenty of vendors starting at 2:00PM. Home Depot will also have a kids workshop for the young ones to build something of their own. The night will end with a spectacular fireworks show at 9:00PM will be simulcast with Magic Broadcasting stations!

August

2017 Summer Concert Series

Throughout the summer, visitors and locals gather at Aaron Bessant Park for a free summer concert series every Thursday evening from 7 to 9 p.m.

Friday Fest

Date: 1st Friday of each month (March-November)
Location: Downtown Panama City

Sept

Friday Fest

Date: 1st Friday of each month (March-November)
Location: Downtown Panama City

Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam

Date: September 1 – 3, 2017
Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam, a three-day celebration of sun, fun and country music, will host its 5th annual festival on the Gulf Coast shores of Panama City Beach, Florida, from Friday, Sept. 1 – Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017.

Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam will provide the best of today’s country music for an audience of more than 15,000 people on the coast. Festival-goers will stand on the white sugar sand beach and dip their toes in the water during the day and watch their favorite performers at night. As the sun begins to set, patrons will ride free shuttles to the stage at Frank Brown Park.

Oct

Friday Fest

Date: 1st Friday of each month (March-November)
Location: Downtown Panama City

Pirates of the High Seas Fest

Date: October 6 – 8, 2017
Columbus Day weekend will bring waves of fun-filled adventures to Panama City Beach with the annual Pirates of the High Seas Fest. Setting sail October 6-8, 2017, this year’s FREE festival is sure to take pirate fun to a whole new level. Bring the whole family to experience all the FUN, including a scavenger hunt, pirate invasions, a kids parade and main parade, live music, fireworks and so much more!

17th Annual Thunder Beach Autumn Rally

Date: October 25 – 29, 2017
Location: Panama City Beach
Bikers from around the country can enjoy scenic rides along the Emerald Coast, live entertainment and local cuisine. For more information please visit http://www.thunderbeachproductions.com