Save The Bay Golf Tournament

Save The Bay Golf Tournament

Play in the 2nd Annual Save The Bay Golf Tournament, hosted by Sheraton Bay Point Resort. Proceeds will benefit the St. Andrew Bay Watch. Sponsors are needed at various levels. Last year, over 180 players participated in our inaugural event! The Save the Bay Golf...

29th Annual PC Oktoberfest

To say that we love beer is an understatement. That’s why we are so excited for the upcoming Oktoberfest celebration happening right here in Panama City. Celebrating its 29 year, the annual PC Oktoberfest takes place in downtown Panama City on October 22, 2016 and...

Pirates of the High Seas Festival Invades PCB!

Aye mateys!  Batten down the hatches and prepare for the invasion. Pirates from the Seven Seas are set to assault our beautiful beaches this Columbus Day weekend!  Don your best pirate garb, grab your wee ones and set your compass to head towards the beach as a...

Annual 9-11 Memorial Stair Climb

On Saturday, September 10th, 2016, the Panama City Beach Firefighters will be hosting their annual 9-11 Memorial Stair Climb at Laketown Wharf in Panama City Beach. This unique fundraiser for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundations and other local memorial...

Hermine Stops Gulf Coast Jam

Official Statement from Gulf Coast Jam: In an abundance of caution, as Tropical Storm Hermine approaches the Florida Gulf Coast, Panama City Beach officials and organizers of the 4th Annual Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam have been forced to cancel this year’s festival due...

Gulf Coast Jam – Labor Day Weekend 2016

Are you ready for a weekend of country jams? Labor Day weekend is right around the corner and that means the 2016 Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam is set to rock the beach! Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam has grown year after year and in 2015 the event was voted one of the Top 10 Music...

Snapper Season is in Full Swing!

Regardless of your fishing prowess or experience, there is something satisfying about being able to wrestle in your very own red snapper; one of the “signature fish” found right off the coast of Panama City Beach in the Gulf of Mexico. Snapper season is upon us and...

Summer Concert Series 2016

Nothing beats relaxing in a comfy lawn chair, drinking some fabulous beverages and listening to some cool tunes as the sun seemingly drops into the gulf. That’s why we’ll be seeing you at this years Summer Concert Series at Aaron Bessant Park on Panama City Beach....

Americana Cafe Sundays

Are you looking for something to do to end your fabulous weekend? Head on over to the Legendary Roberts Hall in Lynn Haven, FL for Americana Café Sundays! With a blend of rhythmic drumbeats, soft sweet soothing melodies, and wicked blends of country and rock music,...

The 2016 Spring Classic Golf Tournament

The 20th Annual Spring Classic Golf Tournament takes place on the Nicklaus designed golf course at The Bay Point Golf Resort in Panama City Beach Florida on Friday, May 20, 2016. The Spring Classic Golf Tournament – sponsored by the Bay County Chamber –...

Spring Jam 2016 Follow-up

Some of music’s hottest acts, beautiful weather and a magnificent venue drew over 15,000 fans to the inaugural three-day Pepsi SpringJam country music festival at Aaron Bessant Park in Panama City Beach. Those fans represented 38 states and five foreign...

2016 Seabreeze Jazz Festival

If you love jazz make sure that you don’t miss the 2016 Seabreeze Jazz Festival in Panama City Beach!  Running from April 20-24, 2015, the Seabreeze Jazz Festival has been growing each year with thousands from around the US descending on our beautiful beaches to see...

Spring Jam in Panama City Beach

Are you ready for Spring Jam 2016! Get ready! Tickets are on sale as of November 9th for the April 2016 event. This event is family friendly and a strong draw to the laid back beach vibe you come to Panama City Beach to enjoy. Starting April 7, 2016, Country music...

HO-HO-Hold The Date!

The holidays are coming up, and so is December 6-16th, 2015! This marks the start of the annual Stuff The Bus 4.0 Marine Corps Toys for Tots Drive. This year we hope to surpass our goal of 10,000 toys. In previous years we have always exceeded our goal and with Bay...

2016 Mardi Gras Music Festival

Come get a taste of the Bayou during the Panama City Beach Mardi Gras Music Festival, February 5th – 6th 2016. The whole family is invited to this all-ages beachside event! Pirates will roam the streets with Jesters in full costume as parades weave through the...

Kaleidoscope Theater’s Final Play of 2015

2015 has been another great year of top level entertainment. The Kaleidoscope Theater is closing out the season with one more laugh out loud comedy written by Steven Franco and directed by the team of Bunnie Hibbard and Harley Benner. “In-Laws, Outlaws and Other...

ZooBOO Halloween at Zooworld

Looking for something to do with the kids this Halloween? Don’t miss ZooBOO! Zooworld in Panama City Beach, Florida is hosting its Annual Trick or Treat at the Zoological & Botanical Park on October 31st and November 1st, 2015. From 10:00 am – 4:00 pm both days,...

No Rain No Gain

10 Things to Do on A Rainy Day in Panama City Beach When on vacation, not every day can be perfectly sunny, but everyday can still be perfect. From the historical Panama City Beach landmarks to the newest attractions there are plenty of things to keep the whole family...

Panama Jack Outdoor Boat & Bike Show

Dear Harley Friends, We’ve got something fun for you this Labor Day Weekend.  The Panama Jack Outdoor Bike & Boat Show brings a new kind of event to our area. Panama Jack Outdoor Boat & Bike Show takes place Labor Day Weekend September 4-6 and is a three day...

Grand Lagoon Firework Show July 3rd

Bay County residents and tourists now have the perfect event designed to help them get their 4th of July weekend started with a spectacular bang. The Grand Lagoon Coalition will be delivering this celebration along with Powell Broadcasting and Visit Panama City Beach....

St. Andrews Waterfront Farmers Market

Please join us every Saturday from 8:00am – 1:00pm at our St. Andrews Waterfront Farmers Market located on the Smith Yacht Basin. There are plenty of vendors with great items to choose from and the Market just continues to grow! See your neighbors and make new...

St. Andrew’s 2015 Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 4th at 9:30am at Oaks by the Bay Park located at the end of Beck Ave. at 10th Street. Four areas separated by age group (toddlers, 4 and under, 5-6, 7-9). Special Prize for each area. Come early and take a photo with the Easter Bunny, we’ll also...

St. Patrick’s Day Sidewalk March

Once again you’ll see a splash of green, 4-leaf clovers, and hear the sound of bagpipes as we snake along Beck Avenue on Saturday, March 14th at 4:00pm for the “Where St. Andrew Meets St. Patrick” Sidewalk March. Visit your favorite local...

Celtic Bands Rock 30a on March 14th

The 8th Annual 30a St Patrick’s Festival and Parade will take place on Saturday March 14th with an expanded festival timetable and first class entertainment. The largest St Patrick’s celebration in NW Florida takes place March 14th at Gulf Place at noon,...

Governor Stone’s Second Saturday Sails

The Friends of the Governor Stone are pleased to announce a new schedule for the FOGS members and interested public to sail on this National Historical Landmark vessel each month. Second Saturday Sails will begin Saturday, January 10th at 10:00 am leaving from the...

St. Andrews Christmas Holiday Market

Get local on Saturday, December 20th, 2014 from 4:00pm – 8:00pm at the St. Andrews Christmas Holiday Market located on the Smith Yacht Basin.  There are plenty of vendors with great items to choose from and the Market just continues to grow!  Enjoy live music...

“Scoot in America” Coming to PCB

On Tuesday, November 18, Harley-Davidson of Panama City Beach will host a unique guest with an interesting story. Adam Sandoval, a mixed martial artist from Fort Myers, FL, and his Chihuahua Scooter, are on a nationwide quest to raise money and awareness for fallen...

Hot Chili…Cool Reggae

When it’s cool, it’s hot. It’s an oxymoron that fits the weather in Panama City as well as the Reggae that will be featured at the 2014 Chili Vibrations Reggae Festival this weekend, November 14-16, 2014, at the Aaron Bessant Amphitheater at Pier Park. When it’s hot,...

Party With Paint

Tana thinks I can paint. Ha ha. Yeah. Me…Paint. Right. That’s what I said. I have zero artistic ability. ZEEE-ROH Nevermind I have a shake. Had it all my life. Couldn’t hold a cup of coffee steady if my life depended on it. But Tana says she guarantees I can...

Chicago comes to Panama City. The band, not the other stuff.

Saturday In The Park…the piano intro. You are hearing it now I bet, Robert Lamm banging on the piano like it said something about his mother. 25 or 6 to 4…the bass and horns playing the descending riff and the driving beat making you forget to ask what the...

You CAN get the Blues at the Beach

The blues tells a story. Every line of the blues has a meaning. –  John Lee Hooker This weekend in Panama City Beach you can hear lots of stories from the blues at the inaugural Great American Blues Festival.  Ten bands will be performing over two days at Aaron...

Perfect Fried Shrimp

Fried shrimp is one of my absolute favorite things to eat. Coming from a self-proclaimed “foodie” that statement might seem as though my palette may be a little on the plain side.  There’s just something about a pile of fresh-from-the-gulf shrimp that are plump and...

St. Andrews’ Sunset Sayonara

There’s a reason photographers call it the Golden Hour. It’s when no clever tricks or computer editing are needed to make their subjects look … spectacular. The bronzing kiss of the dying sun makes everyone look like a supermodel or movie star....

Lost and Found and Lost Again

There’s no explanation for what just happened to me so I’m not even going to try. I’ll just tell you that I drank some last night (as writers do)  and found myself in town this morning with no will whatsoever to fight the dropsies that had attached...

Kick Out the (Country) Jams

The Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam 2014 is on the way Friday, August 29, through Sunday, August 31 in Panama City Beach. This year’s edition of the popular event that debuted last year once again brings a great collection of country and country-ish artists to the area. Read...

Living The Beach Life

We love living here in Panama City Beach.  Although many of our staff members are not originally from this area, the beautiful beaches, the shimmering crystal clear waters of the Gulf, the breath-taking sunsets and some truly amazing weather has become the place we...

A Trip To Shell Island

Sugar white sand. Seashells. Sand Dollars. Pristine. I’d like to share 5 different ways I found to see famous Shell Island in Panama City Beach, Florida. Shell Island is a gorgeous 7-mile long undeveloped barrier island lying between the Gulf of Mexico and St. Andrews...

Pies in Paradise – 6 Great Pizzas On The Beach

A slice of heaven isn’t hard to find here on the beach if you know where to look. Nestled between the sky-high monoliths and abundant t-shirt shops, there are more than a dozen  Panama City Beach Restaurants – each with their own ideas of how to slap, sauce and...

A Day at the Beach

We all take for granted what we see every day.  And after living in a vacation town for more than a decade,  it’s fun to visit other places and ask the locals there about what they enjoy and how they like being in a vacation destination.   Believe me; I’ve heard some...

St Andrews Farmer’s Market

Are you a food fan like we are?  If so, the St. Andrews Waterfront Market is a do not miss event.  Held every Saturday when the weather is nice and warm, the Marina in St. Andrews transforms from a popular boat dock and fishing spot to one of the best Farmer’s Markets...

The Shortcut To The Good Stuff™

Picture this.You pack up the family, load everyone up in the SUV and head down to the beautiful Gulf Coast. Sure, you have researched your vacation a little online and have even visited this very website.  You may have gone as far as to load up the trusty GPS with all...