Join us Thanksgiving Weekend in Panama City Beach as we set the stage for the most magical month of the year! Thanksgiving Thursday may be the time for turkey, but that weekend, Santa Claus is coming to town! At Beach Home for the Holidays, a fun-filled lineup of festive activities and events is sure to build new holiday traditions for families gathering in Panama City Beach to celebrate the season. Highlights include the ceremonial lighting of the Christmas tree, visiting magical Santa's Village, S'mores, activities for the kids, and star-studded holiday concerts at Aaron Bessant Park, including a cappella group Home Free, and the Panama City Symphony Orchestra.

Schedule of Events:

Friday, November 24, 2023 

3:30 PM: Camfires, S'mores & Santa's Village Open

3:30 PM: The Nutcracker by the Panama City Ballet

4:15 PM: Holiday Movie

5:55 PM: The Lighting of the Christmas Tree

6:00 PM: Headliner: Home Free

7:30 PM: Fireworks


Saturday, November 25, 2023

8:00 AM: Beach Home for the Holidays 5K Run/Walk & 1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk (Register Here)

3:30 PM: Campfires, S'mores & Santa's Village Open

4:15 PM: Holiday Movie

6:00 PM: Panama City Symphony Orchestra 

7:15 PM: Fireworks


Headliner: Home Free

All-vocal Country entertainers Home Free have made their mark on the music scene, racking up nearly 600,000 album equivalents globally; embarking on major international tours; amassing 630+ MILLION views and over 1.6 MILLION subscribers on YouTube; and being declared "Country music fans' favorite a cappella group" (Taste of Country). The 2023 holiday tour will showcase songs off previous albums, including WARMEST WINTER (2020, Home Free Records), which features 12 festive staples, memorable collaborations and Home Free originals - all guaranteed to get you in the holiday spirit.