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Category - Press Releases

7/1/20142014 Gulf Coast Jam to Be Bigger & Better!

THE 2ND ANNUAL PEPSI GULF COAST JAM - Performances by Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton and more, August 29-31, 2014 - Panama City Beach, FL., July 1, 2014 - The Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam , a three-day celebration of sun, fun and country music announces special lodging packages for the 2014 event in Panama City Beach, Fla. Taking place over Labor Day Weekend, the Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam will feature top country music artists including Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley, Big & Rich, Randy Houser, Cassadee Pope and many more. The Pepsi Gulf

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6/9/2014Outdoor Adventure for the Entire Family

This summer, Panama City Beach invites residents and visitors to take full advantage of the great outdoors with a number of new adventures for the entire family. With over 27 miles of white sandy beaches and a variety of activities including paddleboarding, fishing, hiking, and camping, the destination promises to offer plenty of adventure on and around the water. "We're grateful to receive nearly 320 days of sunshine annually and are always keen to point outdoor enthusiasts in the direction of our pristine beaches, waterways and award-winning

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5/28/2014PCB Hosts All-American 4th of July at the Beach

As summer arrives along the Gulf Coast of Florida, Panama City Beach prepares for a family-friendly 4th of July celebration. Known for its award-winning beaches and emerald water, the destination has long been a summertime tradition, and the area's strong military ties and All-American vibe make it the perfect beach for celebrating America's independence. Below is an overview of events in Panama City Beach this July 4th weekend: Summer Concert Series - July 3 Start your July 4th weekend off early by joining locals and visitors at the Aaron

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4/16/2014Miracle Strip is Back!

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla., April 16, 2014 - Panama City Beach, located along the white, sandy beaches of Northwest Florida, will soon celebrate the third incarnation of a beloved amusement park by the sea. The original Miracle Strip Amusement Park was founded in 1964, and provided generations of beach-goers with thrills and memories before closing in the early 2000's, when the property was sold as part of a real estate deal. Visitors and locals alike mourned the loss of the beloved park until 2010, when Teddy and Jenny Meeks purchased the vintage

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4/4/2014What's New in PCB for 2014?

Looking for new, exciting reasons to visit the sunny shores of Panama City Beach? Below is an overview of what's new in 2014: PCB to Host New Events in 2014 Many new events are coming to the beach, and you'll be able to find updated information on all of them at www.visitpanamacitybeach.com/events as it becomes available. If you enjoy music, you can choose from a variety of genres at new events like " Americana at the Lodge ," hosted through winter and spring at the historic log cabin in Camp Helen State Park (free admission for shows). Also new

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3/13/2014Build Your PCB Bucket List!

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla., March 12, 2014 - Once a visitor to Panama City Beach feels the soft, sugar white sand between their toes, they come back again and again. With so many exciting activities, attractions and events to choose from, visitors can enjoy a new vacation experience every time. The Panama City Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau is kicking off the Real.Fun.Beach.Bucket List campaign April 1, encouraging guests to keep returning to the Northwest Florida gem to check items off their Panama City Beach Bucket List. "Watching a sunset

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2/24/20142014 Events in Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach, FL., March 3, 2014 - Long known for its emerald-green waters and sugar white sand shores, Panama City Beach continues to thrive as a REAL.FUN.BEACH and has become the ultimate coastal playground for its array of year-round events and Southern hospitality. In 2014, the destination will once again host another exciting lineup of concerts, festivals and plenty of Florida sunshine for all ages to enjoy. Below is an overview of events being held in Panama City Beach in 2014: Panama City Beach Mardi Gras & Music Festival, Feb.

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1/30/2014Bringing the Sounds of Bourbon Street to the Beach for Mardi Gras & Music Festival

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla., Jan. 29, 2014 - A Mardi Gras festival befitting the streets of New Orleans is taking place in Panama City Beach, located along the white, sandy beaches of Northwest Florida. The two-day event will take place from Feb. 28 to Mar. 1 and is sure to provide fun for the entire family with parades, costumes, and plenty of live music, including the iconic New Orleans band, Dr. John and the Nite Trippers. "Mardi Gras is a special celebration for so many people, especially in our region of the country," shares Panama City Beach

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1/8/2014PCB Heats up Chicago with Real. Fun. Beach. Promotion

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla., Jan. 8, 2014 - As Chicago area temperatures hover below zero and a getaway to sugar sand beaches would be a welcomed relief, the Panama City Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau is kicking off the New Year in the Windy City. Starting the week of Jan. 13, the Northwest Florida destination will bring elements of the beachside community to both Woodfield Mall and the ‘L' train, encouraging Chicago residents to plan a Panama City Beach escape. "Much of the country is experiencing record cold weather this winter and Chicago

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11/1/2013Panama City Beach unwraps "Fun for the Holidays," for a December to Remember

Panama City Beach is known as a Real.Fun.Beach 365 days a year, with a record number of visitors choosing the destination to celebrate the holiday season with family and friends in 2012. Once again an extravaganza of themed events and activities will take place throughout the month of December, culminating with the Panama City Beach Biggest Loser RunWalk on Dec. 29 and the Sixth Annual New Year's Eve Beach Ball Drop on Dec. 31. The Gulf-side destination is a leader in festive programming for all ages and will once again hosts a kid-friendly

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