Aqua Gulf

Panama City Beach, Florida

Panama City Beach Local Events

With over 27 miles of hotels and sugary white sand along the Emerald Green Waters of the Gulf of Mexico, Panama City Beach is the perfect vacation and condo rental destination, and ultimately the perfect getaway, offering amazing condo rentals and great area attractions. Swimming, sunning, parasailing, jet skiing, sailing, fishing, boating... the list is never-ending. Panama City Beach offers beach activities for everybody. Get started by finding the perfect rental condo in Panama City Beach FL, right here at Aqua Gulf.


Gayle's Trails

Date: 2018-06-12 till 2019-01-31
Whether you're an avid biker or just want to enjoy a leisurely stroll through the park, this is the place to enjoy a casual day.
Location: Frank Brown Park - 16200 Panama City Beach Pkway

Russell-Fields Pier

Date: 2018-06-12 till 2019-01-31
At 1500 feet, the Russell-Fields Pier is the longest pier on the Gulf. It's open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, weather permitting. Bring the whole family. Enjoy wonderful strolls and exquisite sunsets. You can see sting rays, manta rays, sharks, dolphins and jelly fish. Rates - Start at $3 for spectators and $6.00 for fishing. For more information: 850-233-5080 Season passes available.
Location: Pier Park - 16201 Front Beach Road

PCB Conservation Park

Date: 2018-06-12 till 2019-01-31
This park is located west of Hwy 79 on PCB Parkway. The 2,912 acres encompass a beautiful natural habitat; 24 miles of trails and 1 mile of boardwalks. Choose from 12 different trails ranging from 0.6 miles up to 11 miles. The park is open from dawn to dusk 7 days a week. Public restrooms. Don't forget your camera! You will enjoy an assortment of bird and wildlife watching! Don't forget to bring plenty of water. For more information contact: Parks and Recreation Department - 850-233-5045
Location: 100 Conservation Drive, PCB, Fla. 32413

Summer Concert Series

Date: 2018-06-12 till 2018-08-09
Time: 7-9pm
Come out and join us for a FREE concert in the park every Thursday at Aaron Bessant Park Amphitheater. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy the sounds of summer music! Coolers, food and pets are welcome.
Location: Aaron Bessant Park - Pier Park

Live Music @ The Grand Marlin

Date: 2018-06-13 till 2019-06-01
Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Recurring weekly on Wednesday Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Price: free
Location: 5323 N. Lagoon Dr. Panama City, FL

Grand Slam World Series

Date: 2018-06-15 till 2018-07-07
For more information, Please visit www.panamacitybeachparksandrecreation.com
Location: Frank Brown Park

Freedom Rocks! Fireworks Celebration

Date: 2018-07-03 till 2018-07-03
Time: 9:00 pm
Come early and dine at any Freedom Rocks participating waterfront restaurants, rock a spot with the glorious sun-set washed colors painting the skies above the Grand Lagoon Bridge or bring your chair/blanket to the green grassy lawn at Treasure Island Marina. Come early and shop, dine, and have incomparable FUN in the Grand Lagoon where Freedom always Rocks! Firework show beings at 9pm; choreographed music simulcast on the Kickin 103.5 app, available on www.kickin1035.com.
Location: Grand Lagoon

Star Spangled Spectacular

Date: 2018-07-04 till 2018-07-04
Time: 9"00 Pm
Celebrate the 4th in style! Don't miss this spectacular event as the beach celebrates Fourth of July. Fun for the whole family, so come out and join us for a day of hometown fun. Biggest Fireworks Display along the Gulf Coast plus the Panama City POPS Orchestra under the stars. 7:30 p.m. POPS Performance in Aaron Bessant Park (Bring your chairs, blankets and all the kids) 9:00 p.m. Fireworks from both the City Pier and County Pier
Location: Aaron Bessant Park 600 Pier Park Drive, Panama City Beach, FL 32413

4th of July Fireworks Cruise

Date: 2018-07-04 till 2018-07-04
Come celebrate the holiday on the water, with this 2 HR cruise on board the Capt. Anderson boat to go watch the Panama City Fireworks exploding across the Historic St. Andrews Bay! The Capt. Anderson head boat has plenty of bench seating all around the exterior of the main deck cabin, as well as a large open upper deck for viewing. There will be a DJ on board to enhance the celebratory mood, and concessions (including beer & wine) will be available. RESERVE EARLY!!
Location: Capt. Anderson's Marina 5550 North Lagoon Drive Panama City Beach, FL

LIGHT UP THE GULF FIREWORKS SHOW

Date: 2018-07-06 till 2018-07-06
Time: 8:30 PM CST
Celebrate Independence Day with a front row seat to the private “Light Up the Gulf” Fireworks Show at Boardwalk Beach Resort for the 12th edition Annual Beach Bash!
Location: Boardwalk Beach Resort Hotel & Convention Center 9600 S. Thomas Dr. Panama City Beach, FL

TRIBUTE TO THE LEGENDS OF ROCK AND COUNTRY DINNER SHOW

Date: 2018-07-07 till 2018-08-16
Time: 7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
June 7, 2018 - August 16, 2018 Recurring weekly on Tuesday, Thursday Time: 7:00 PM to 10:30 PM Price: Adult Dinner and Show $34.95 + Tax 15 and under dinner and show $18.95 + Tax Adult Show only $19.95 + Tax15 and under show only $9.95 + TaxChildren 5 and under free.
Location: The Todd Herendeen Theatre

USFA World Series

Date: 2018-07-09 till 2018-07-29
Come out and enjoy the day. For more information: www.panamacitybeachparksandrecreation.com
Location: Frank Brown Park

Hope for Heroes and Horses 5K walk/Run

Date: 2018-07-22 till 2018-07-22
Time: 7 am to 1 pm
This is a fundraising event for The HOPE Project. They rescue horses to help bring hope to our Heroes who may have been injured physically or emotionally. Services are provided to veterans, first responders and their family members. Healing Horses Healing Heroes. Check out our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/HOPE-for-Heroes-and-Horses-5K-WalkRun-793695990781184/ Sponsorships & Donations: paypal.me/thehopeproject/22 Comment: 5K To register: https://events.hakuapp.com/hope-for-heroes-and-horses-5k The HOPE Project: https://www.facebook.com/HealingOurPatriotswithEquines/ Thank you for your support!
Location: 792 Hwy 20, Youngstown, Fl 32466

Annual Duck Race

Date: 2018-08-07 till 2018-08-07
Time: 05:30 to 08:30 PM
An Annual Event to raise money for Beach Care Services who provide short term emergency assistance to people in need who live on Panama City Beach.
Location: Laketown Wharf

WSL World Series

Date: 2018-08-11 till 2018-08-12
For more information go to: www.panamacitybeachparksandrecreation.com
Location: Frank Brown Park

Inaugural ThunderRun Super Boat Grand Prix

Date: 2018-08-15 till 2018-08-24
Inaugural <a href="http://www.thunderonthegulf.com/">ThunderRun Super Boat Grand Prix</a> will be on Sunday, August 24th on the waterfront in historic downtown Pensacola! Add in a FANTASTIC Race Village and Wet Pits at Plaza de Luna and the Port of Pensacola and it is sure to be something to remember. Bring the family and enjoy the festivities, excitement and power on the Pensacola Bay!
Location: Downtown Pensacola

Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam

Date: 2018-08-31 till 2018-09-02
Labor Day Weekend Entertainment! Florida Georgia Line, Eric Church, Thomas Rhett, Justin Moore, Chris Janson, Dustin Lynch, Chase Rice, Cam, Brett Young, Lauren Alaina, Rodney Atkins, Montgomery Gentry, Drake White, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Joe Diffie, Morgan Evans, A Thousand Horses, Tyler Rich, The Goergia Thunderbolts, Raleigh Keegan, Pepsi Southern Original Winner! http://www.gulfcoastjam.com/the-2018-line-up/
Location: Frank Brown Park

9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

Date: 2018-09-08 till 2018-09-08
The Panama City Beach 9-11 Memorial Stair Climb Fundraiser started back in 2011 as a special way to remember the 10th Anniversary of the tragic events that happened on September 11 2001 and pays tribute to the lives that were lost on that day (Firefighters, EMS, Law Enforcement, Military, and civilians). All money raised goes towards the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and local First Responder projects.
Location: Edgewater Beach and Gulf Resort

29th Annual Lobster Festival & Tournament

Date: 2018-09-17 till 2018-09-23
Don't miss this fun filled 4 day lobster festival at Schooner's. The 18th Annual Sand Sculpting Contest on the beach will be fun for all members of your family. Lobster Tournament divers will compete: Spiny Lobster, Shovelnose Lobster and Bug 6. Proceeds benefit Florida Aquatic Marine Institute and Toys for Kids Foundation. For more information: http://www.schooners.com/events/lobsterfestival.htm
Location: Schooner's Restaurant

Edgewater Classic- The Beach Resort Meets

Date: 2018-10-05 till 2018-10-08
The Edgewater Classic - the Beach Resort meet, brings in hundreds of gymnasts and families from throughout the country. The event is a 3-day gymnastics competition held at Edgewater Beach Resort, hosted by local club Edgewater Gymnastics.
Location: Edgewater Beach and Gulf Resort

2018 Pirates of the High Seas Festival

Date: 2018-10-05 till 2018-10-07
Bring your blankets and chairs for this wonderful free event! Parades Treasure Hunts Invasions Sword fights Fireworks Block Party & Music Festival
Location: Aaron Bessant Park/Pier Park

Panama City Beach Oktoberfest

Date: 2018-10-12 till 2018-10-13
Time: All Day
For More information: https://pcboktoberfest.com/schedule/
Location: Aaron Bessant Park is located at 500 West Park Drive, Panama City Beach, FL

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Walk

Date: 2018-10-20 till 2018-10-20
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer is a non-competitive 5K walk that gives hope for a future without breast cancer. This is a way to honor breast cancer survivors, remember those we have lost, and raise funds and awareness to help end this disease. Sign up your team today and help finish the fight against breast cancer. You can register at http://www.makingstrideswalk.org/panamacityfl Join us, so no one faces breast cancer alone Contract: melanie.row@cancer.org (850)785-9205 x3509
Location: Aaron Bessant Park 600 Pier Park Drive Panama City Beach, FL

18th Annual Thunder Beach Autumn Rally

Date: 2018-10-24 till 2018-10-28
<a href="http://thunderbeachproductions.com/">Thunder Beach</a>,"The Most Biker Friendly FREE Rally in the United States!" Bikers, vendors and exhibitors from around the country descend on Panama City Beach, Florida for Bike Week, to share stories, see great bands and live entertainment, find the hottest custom motorcycles and motorcycle accessories available, and to experience a scenic ride on The World's Most Beautiful Beaches!
Location: Panama City Beach

THUNDER BEACH FALL MOTORCYCLE RALLY

Date: 2018-10-24 till 2018-10-28
Thunder Beach,"The Most Biker Friendly FREE Rally in the United States! Bikers, vendors and exhibitors from around the country descend on Panama City Beach, Florida for Bike Week, to share stories, see great bands and live entertainment, find the hottest custom motorcycles and motorcycle accessories available, and to experience a scenic ride on The World's Most Beautiful Beaches! With 7 Official Thunder Beach Venues spread out across the entire expanse of Panama City Beach and each one offering its own brand of unique activities, you won't want to miss it! You can see why so many people love our rally! The coming year is no exception as bands from around the southeast and other places descend on the beach to rock the Thunder Beach Rally! For a full list of details, check out www.ThunderBeachProductions.com

BREW 'N' BOO

Date: 2018-10-27 till 2018-10-27
Join the fun at Pier Park's 3rd Annual Brew 'n' Boo Halloween Beer Festival on Pier Park Drive sponsored by Royal American Beach Getaways. Sample dozens of beers from local and national breweries while enjoying live music. Wristbands can be purchased in advance at the Pier Park mall office beginning October 1st for $25 or at the event for $35. Want the ultimate Brew 'n' Boo experience? Purchase a VIP wristband for $35 in advance or $45 on the day of. Sales available by Cash or Credit Card. VIPs will receive a commemorative glass, access to samples of some hard-to-find and premium brews and entry into the event at 2 p.m., 30 minutes before the general public. All in attendance must purchase a wristband and you must be 21 or older to enter. Since this is a Halloween event, be sure to come in your best looking costume. More: http://www.simon.com/mall/pier-park/stream/brew-n-boo-halloween-beer-festival-5287778
Location: Pier Park

Mall-O-Ween

Date: 2018-10-31 till 2018-10-31
Trick or Treating at Pier Park from 6 pm to 8 pm. The retailers will hand out treats to all participants. PIER PARK HALLOWEEN EVENTS - OCTOBER October means Halloween, and Pier Park has Halloween fun and festivities for all ages. If you’re past the trick or treating age, but still like to have a good time, come to our Brew & Boo Halloween Beer Festival. Stroll along Pier Park Drive while sampling beers from local and national breweries and enjoying live music. You can even buy a VIP pass and receive a commemorative glass, the chance to sample premium brews, and entry into the event 30 minutes before the general public. For the kids, bring your little ghosts and goblins to Pier Park for Mall-O-Ween. In the early evening, children 12 years old and younger can trick or treat safely on Halloween night. Participating Pier Park stores will be handing out candy to all trick or treaters.
Location: Pier Park - 600 Pier Park Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32413

Ironman Florida

Date: 2018-11-03 till 2018-11-03
Whether you're a participant or here with family members, book early for this event! 2.4 mile swim - 112 mile bike - 26.2 mile run For more information: http://www.ironman.com/triathlon/events/americas/ironman/florida.aspx#axzz2vawlRiMV

Emerald Coast Cruzin Car Show

Date: 2018-11-07 till 2018-11-10
Enjoy the cool Fall breeze and cruze the annual car show. Great fun for all ages. You'll see classic cars, hot rods and custom cars and trucks.
Location: Aaron Bessant Park - Pier Park

NHFA NATIONAL FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP TOURNAMENTS

Date: 2018-11-10 till 2018-10-17
Time: 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM
NHFA hosts three national high school football tournaments each year in November in Panama City Beach. The three tournaments are the National Homeschool Football Championship, National High School 8-man Championship and the National High School Independent 11-man Championship. The three tournaments are held over a 8 day period from one weekend through the following weekend. The dates are usually the 2nd thru 3rd week in November. 2018 starts Friday, November 9th through Saturday the 17th. Log onto www.homeschool-football.com, www.nhsatournaments.com or www.nationalfootballtournament.com for more information.
Location: Frank Brown Park and Pete Edwards Field 16200 Panama City Beach Pkwy Panama City Beach, FL

Beach Home for the Holidays

Date: 2018-11-23 till 2018-11-24
An evening of LIGHT at Aaron Bessant Park Amphitheater. After the hustle and bustle of Black Friday, bring your family and friends to snuggle around our campfires with s'mores and hot chocolate as we take in the festive sounds, followed by a very special Christmas tree lighting ceremony.
Location: Aaron Bessant Park 600 Pier Park Drive, Panama City Beach, FL 32413

Jaycees 2018 Christmas Parade

Date: 2018-12-01 till 2018-12-01
Time: 7:00 pm
Come out and enjoy the <a href="http://www.pcfljaycees.com/?page_id=305">2014 Jaycees Christmas Parade</a>, it's fun for the whole family!
Location: Downtown Harrison Avenue

New Year's Beach Ball Drop

Date: 2018-12-31 till 2018-12-31
Time: 5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Say goodbye to 2018 and hello to 2019 with a great family-friendly celebration at the New Year's Eve Beach Ball Drop in Panama City Beach on December 31. The streets of Pier Park are closed off to traffic as thousands of revelers enjoy free live music, entertainment, and good cheer.
Location: Pier Park

PCB Mardi Gras and Music Festival

Date: 2019-03-01 till 2019-03-02
You'll get to enjoy all the fun of parades, floats, and Mardi Gras festivities in a family-friendly environment. Come find out why our version of this tradition is becoming a national favorite - food, fun, and fireworks, meet parades and pirates in Panama City Beach! Bring your family to Mardi Gras at the Beach on President's Day Weekend, February 5-6. For the full schedule, <a href="http://www.visitpanamacitybeach.com/things-to-do/mardi-gras/">click here</a>.
Location: 600 Pier Park Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32413

Seabreeze Jazz Festival

Date: 2019-04-24 till 2019-04-28
Named "Top 10 Jazz Festival in the USA" by JazzIZ Magazine and recently nominated as "Best Jazz Festival" at the Oasis Smooth Jazz Awards, the <a href="http://www.seabreezejazzfestival.com/">Seabreeze Jazz Festival</a> 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. The event now attracts over 20,000 fans from the USA, Canada, and Europe for the ultimate performance-packed weekend of jazz.
Location: Aaron Bessant Park | 600 Pier Park Drive, Panama City Beach, FL 32413

PANAMA CITY BEACH MUSIC FESTIVAL

Date: 2019-04-25 till 2019-04-27
High school and middle school symphonic bands, concert bands, marching bands, jazz bands, orchestras, and color guards have discovered the newest festival in Florida. The Panama City Beach Music Festival is rapidly becoming the first choice for bands, orchestras, choirs, choral groups, and color guards from throughout the South. High school and middle school band directors, choral directors, and orchestra directors who have been seeking an affordable, professionally run band and choral festival with the World�s Most Beautiful Beach thrown in as a bonus are making us a part of their regular travel choices. http://www.panamacitybeachmusicfestival.com/
Location: Arnold High School 550 Alf Coleman Road Panama City Beach, FL

SCHOONERS CAJUN FEST

Date: 2019-04-26 till 2019-04-28
Cajun specials will run in the restaurant all week long in addition to the shrimp and crawfish boil served right on the beach Saturday and Sunday. Duck gumbo, red beans and rice, shrimp creole, grouper pontchartrain and many more delicious Cajun favorites will be featured on the specially created menus. Live entertainment will start on Friday afternoon and continue through the weekend, with performances inside on the Schooners Main Stage and the Schooners Beach Stage set up right in the sugar white sand. Admission to the event is free and open to the public Cajun specials from $8 to $16
Location: Schooners Last Local Beach Club 5121 Gulf Dr. Panama City Beach, FL

21st Annual Thunder Beach Spring Rally

Date: 2019-05-01 till 2019-05-05
For more information please visit the <a href="http://www.thunderbeachproductions.com">Thunder Beach Spring Rally website</a>.
Location: Panama City Beach

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