March 5-7, 2021
This land based show will feature boat displays from all major manufacturers and the top dealers representing the latest in boats, high tech engines, electronics and marine accessories. Boats ranging from entry level bow riders and center consoles all the way up to the next generation 42' center consoles with quad outboards that have become so popular. Buyers will find everything in-between.
Emerald Coast Boat and Lifestyle Show
March 5-7, 2021
Emerald Coat Cruizin Car Show
March 10-13, 2021
They're fast, they're furious, and they're getting revved up for you and your friends. Make your way to Aaron Bessant Park and our classic car show in Panama City Beach, FL, to see some awesome hot rods. Aaron Bessant Park is located at 500 West Park Drive. We are just across from Frank Brown Park in Pier Park, just one block away from the beach! This event is positioned on 17 acres of luscious green grass, with sidewalks, shade trees, park benches, and clean air-conditioned restrooms. Emerald Coast Cruizin' features a center stage to host live music and show awards. Ladies, Pier Park offers over 125 stores for fabulous shopping right next door! You will not want to miss this event! Make plans now for Emerald Coast Cruizin'!
Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam
March 26-28, 2021
Join us for the seventh annual Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam at Frank Brown Park in Panama City Beach, Florida! From March 26-28, you can enjoy the most exciting acts in country and southern rock music today.
This year's headliners are Luke Bryan, Brad Paisley and Lynyrd Skynyrd.
PCB Food Truck Festival
April 10-11, 2021
Food Truck Festivals of America is bringing the Annual Panama City Beach Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival back to Aaron Bessant Park! On April 10-11 (VIP hour 11 AM to Noon). Florida’s most popular food trucks will dish out fan favorites while the season’s top craft beers will be available for sale. This festival will be a weekend of craft beer, great food, lawn games, music, and fun for the whole family. 30 food trucks will be serving everything from fall-off-the-bone BBQ to wood-fired pizza to juicy prime rib to spicy Korean to gooey mac & cheese and so much more!
Seabreeze Jazz Festival
April 21-25, 2021
Named a "Top 10 Jazz Festival in the USA" by JazzIZ Magazine and recently nominated as "Best Jazz Festival" at the Oasis Smooth Jazz Awards, the Seabreeze Jazz Festival in Panama City Beach 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.
Sandjam Music FEstival
April 23-35, 2021
SandJam is an annual adult-alternative rock music festival in beautiful Panama City Beach, FL! We will be setting our stages on the beautiful sugar-white sands; giving the most stunning backdrop for the festival. Food, drink, clothing and craft vendors fill the M.B. Miller Pier parking lot, creating a fun atmosphere for attendees to eat, drink, shop, and catch up with friends.
Summer Concert Series
Thursday Nights in Summer
Hot summer nights are made for music, and the Summer Concert Series has become a beloved summertime tradition in PCB. Enjoy 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.
June 4-5, 2021
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.
Real Fun Fourth
July 3-4, 2021
What better way to celebrate Independence Day then enjoying fireworks on the beach? Panama City Beach celebrates the Fourth of July with the largest display on the Gulf Coast as fireworks are fired along the beach. Offering three nights of fireworks, Panama City Beach will present visitors with spectacular views to experience its magical displays from a variety of different locations- ranging from resorts to waterfront restaurants. Tune into WWLY 100.1 for a choreographed music simulcast during both Freedom Rocks and the Star Spangled Spectacular shows. Below is a list of special events to keep you entertained throughout the holiday week
New Years Eve Beach Ball Drop
December 31, 2021
Panama City Beach may be best known for fun in the sun, but one of Northwest Florida’s most exciting annual events happens after dark: The New Year’s Eve Beach Ball Drop!
Come to Panama City Beach on December 31st to enjoy not one but two great opportunities to welcome in the New Year. The streets of Pier Park are closed off to traffic as thousands of revelers enjoy free live music, entertainment, fireworks, and good cheer.