Runners around the nation are getting ready to lace up their shoes and head to Panama City Beach for the much-anticipated Ironman 70.3 Gulf Coast Triathlon! The event will take place on May 13 th , with the race coursing through the rural areas of Panama City Beach, and will be nothing short of a push for those looking to obtain their...

Friday, April 21, 2017 9:00 AM by Visit Panama City Beach

All adventure seekers and diving enthusiasts are often finding themselves wanting inspiration on where to go for their next diving trip, but they don’t have to look too far. Within the 27 miles of Panama City Beach, there are many spectacular locations to explore, which has gained the area the reputation of the “Wreck Capital of the...

Monday, April 17, 2017 1:00 PM by Visit Panama City Beach

Mother’s Day is right around the corner and what better way to show your mother how much she is admired than by spoiling her with a weekend trip to the beach? With the beautiful weather and all of the fun activities this time of year, Panama City Beach is perfect for Mother’s Day! Check out a couple of these hot spots for both locals...
Birds chirping, flowers blooming and a nice breeze are just a few ways to tell that Spring has arrived and Easter is around the corner here in Panama City Beach! With many holiday activities and delicious restaurants to “hop” to, Panama City Beach has lots of fun-filled family time in store! Start your weekend celebrations with a free...
Before I get into just how great the fishing has been in Panama City Beach… Let’s review a few situations where a little courtesy can go a long way. For most of us, the first thing to do before starting our adventure on the water is to launch the boat. Now that the weather is warmer and more people are looking to get out on the water,...
Not only is Panama City Beach known for its beautiful beaches and lively atmosphere, it is also known for its celebration of music, bringing visitors and locals together for years to enjoy a show in the sun! Music lovers from across the United States gather beneath the palm trees to sing, dance and watch their favorite artists perform each year at...

Thursday, March 9, 2017 9:00 AM by Capt. Nathan Chennaux

This is a fantastic time to get out and enjoy some beautiful weather and phenomenal fishing! Throughout the bays, a variety of fish species are schooling up and ready to feed at nearly every opportunity. The number of redfish out there in the shallows is staggering – several flats have schools of well over a hundred fish and, in some...
TripAdvisor has revealed their list of the World’s Best Beaches in their 2017 Travelers’ Choice Awards, and Panama City Beach earned a spot in the top five. Of course, while we may be partial, we’re not surprised! Panama City Beach is home to 27-miles of beautiful white sand beaches, with two beach front state parks, city parks...

Friday, February 24, 2017 3:00 PM by Capt. Nathan Chennaux

Let me start by saying that this winter has been anything but typical. Calling it “mild” would be an understatement since it’s the middle of February and we have water temperatures nearing 70 degrees in the afternoon. Many species of fish shouldn’t even be in the bays right now, but they’re swimming around even if in...

Friday, February 10, 2017 11:00 AM by Visit Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach and boating just kinda go together – there are loads of options, from fishing, diving or cruising on the Gulf of Mexico to exploring the St. Andrew Bay, or local lakes and rivers. You can happily spend a day anchored at Shell Island, or use the Intracoastal Waterway to navigate to nearby destinations. In short, if...