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Author: Visit Panama City Beach
The Panama City Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau and Visitor Information Center offer visitors a resource for current Panama City Beach information. Our mission is to promote Panama City Beach and help bring new visitors to the area. If you have questions about attractions, events, restaurants or accommodations, we're here to help!
Although activities in the sand and the sun are what draw visitors to Panama City Beach, the indoor events that families and friends can enjoy are just as fun and exciting! Check out a few of these favorite indoor options for some ideas for the moments in between relaxing on the sugar white sand: Just Jump Trampoline Park Jump right into this...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 4:00 PM by Visit Panama City Beach

It’s never too early to look ahead to exciting summer festivities on the Gulf Coast, and this year Panama City Beach is hosting a red, white and blue extravaganza with a full week of Fourth of July events. With its 27 miles of award winning beaches, emerald water and All-American atmosphere, Panama City Beach invites visitors of all ages to...
This week, we learn how the end of a life means the beginning of new life through memorial reefs.  The Chasin’ The Sun crew follows along as the Mexico Beach Artificial Reef Association (MBARA) deploys living legacies in the Gulf of Mexico. Memorial reefs allow families to construct, personalize and name a reef for their loved one,...

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 2:00 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...

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 2:00 PM by Visit Panama City Beach

World Ocean’s Day is a global day of celebration in honor of the beautiful ocean that connects us all from different parts of the world with a goal of encouraging solutions for a healthy ocean and focusing on preventing plastic pollution. Join on the fun on June 8 th starting with a beach clean up at the M.B. Miller County Pier from 9:30am to...
Hooks, lines and sinkers are necessary equipment for fishing, but when they end up interfering with the life of a sea turtle, the results are not very pretty.  This week, we learn about efforts to rehabilitate animals that survive potentially deadly interactions with anglers. Gulf World Marine Institute (GWMI) rescues, rehabilitates and...
Does a detailed plan or a “go with the flow” approach give anglers the best chance for a successful fishing trip? If the guides are Chasin’ The Sun co-hosts Justin Leake and Travis Holeman, it depends on who you ask. This week, their stylistic differences are on full display as we take a closer look at how they approach...
Having a strategy for your fishing trip is a good idea but, when nature doesn't cooperate, it's time to make some adjustments. That's the challenge facing Capt. Travis Holeman and Capt. Justin Leake this week when a pod of hungry dolphins throws a wrench in their plans. It’s a beautiful day on the Gulf of Mexico and conditions...