Winter visitors looking for great weather and a lot of fun make their home in Panama City Beach when temperatures farther north make dreams of the beach dance in their heads! Sometimes called "Snowbirds," guests travel from all over to make their winter "nests" by the white sands of Panama City Beach, where social events, educational classes, arts & crafts, and parties keep everyone focused on fun in the sun. And don't forget about the special deals and discounts!
Friendly staff at the Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) are here to help you find events, attractions and deals during your stay in Panama City Beach. There are so many things to do in Panama City Beach that you'll forget all about the cold weather back home!
Here are just a few:
Winter Resident Appreciation Days
The Panama City Beach Convention and Visitors Bureau is celebrating Winter Guests this season. Winter residents are treated to complimentary coffee, donuts and giveaways. This season's final date is January 31.
Real.Fun.Beach Club. Cards
Don't forget to stop by the Visitor Information Center to sign up for the Real.Fun.Beach Club. card this year! The card provides exclusive discounts at area businesses. For a complete list of offers click here.
Homecoming Dance and Social
Reconnect with your Panama City Beach family at the annual Homecoming Dance and Social.
3rd Annual Winter Resident Senior Prom
This annual event is one of the biggest winter resident events of the year, and you don't want to miss it!
Winter Resident Grand Finale
The Winter Residence Grand Finale is a farewell/appreciation event to all of our Winter Residents for choosing Panama City Beach as your home away from home. This will wrap up all the CVB Winter Resident activities with a bang and entertainment you will never forget. Includes a karaoke contest, dancing contest and entertainment by the one and only Sauce Boss. Click here for details and ticketing information on this event.
Canada Days & State Days
These parties have sprung up as groups from Canada, Ohio, Michigan and more find themselves together again in Panama City Beach.
Don't miss this season's Canada Day on February 9.
Mystery Golf Challenges
The Mystery Golf Challenges give our avid winter golfers another reason to hit the links (as if they needed one). It's a chance to win prizes, chime in on what they'd like to do or see at local golf courses, and just enjoy the excitement of a little bit of mystery around the next dogleg!
There is plenty more to do in Panama City Beach this winter, be sure to check out our event calendar for all events.