It's spooky season here in Panama City Beach, and we're ready for all things Halloween! If you're spending your Halloween weekend at the Real. Fun. Beach., we have some great events to get you in the Halloween spirit.
Trunk or Treating
Panama City Beach is holding its "Trunk or Treat" event Thursday night at Frank Brown Park. This year, the event will be a drive-by trunk or treat, so you can stay safe in your car! Grab the kids and head on over around 5:30 for more than 50 businesses who have booths set up and filled to the brim with all your favorite candy.
ZooBoo at Zoo World
Every year, Zoo World holds its Zoo Boo event, a fun-filled event where you get to experience animals of all types getting into the Halloween Spirit. The event kicks off Saturday at 10:00 am and even goes until 4:00 pm on Sunday. The event has activities like tortoise racing and trick or treating, and everyone's invited to dress up along with the animals.
Toys for Kids Halloween Bash
The Toys for Kids Halloween Bash is taking place at Hammerhead Fred's this year. It kicks off Saturday at 7:30 pm and goes until 2:00 am, for the older crowd. All proceeds from the bash benefit the December shopping spree to buy presents for kids in need in the area!
Furry Friend 5k Fun Run & Halloween Festival
Every year, the Humane Society of Bay County puts on its Furry Friend Halloween Festival! The event takes place Saturday from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm at Frank Brown Park and is the perfect way to celebrate your Halloween. If you're looking to see all kinds of animals dressed in their best Halloween costume, this is the place to go. The race is $35 to register, but if you don't want to race, the Halloween activities afterwards are completely free!
Carve a Pumpkin
Camp Helen is loaded to the brim every year with some of the best pumpkins in the area. They're known for having the best pumpkin patch around. You can dress up and pick your favorite pumpkin to carve and stick in front of your house or hotel room.