Grab your beach bag and favorite red, white, and blue gear, it’s time to celebrate Independence Day on the beach! Panama City Beach invites visitors of all ages to celebrate the Fourth of July at its award-winning beaches and enjoy the American-cultured display of events on this extended weekend. Commemorate America's independence on the sugar-white sands and turquoise gulf, and enjoy the variety of family-oriented events this holiday in PCB.
With July 4th right around the corner, there are a ton of activities in PCB to get excited for! Our Real.Fun.Fourth firework shows last all weekend and even on a Monday! We are offering not one, not two, but three fireworks nights this holiday. Yes, that is right, PCB will present visitors with long, fulfilling, and mesmerizing views in various locations. Below are the listed special events that should keep visitors and locals entertained throughout the extended weekend:
LIGHT UP THE BAY FIREWORKS
Papa Joe's Bayside is holding a fireworks show around 8:30 pm in Panama City. Visitors will want to make sure to bring chairs and blankets to sit on while watching the colorful fireworks. Join Papa Joe's Bayside and enjoy live music, multiple food trucks, and fireworks over the bay.
LIGHT UP THE GULF FIREWORKS SHOW
The Boardwalk Beach Resort Hotel & Convention hosts a firework show during the Annual Beach Bash that will "Light Up the Gulf!" At 8:30 pm in Panama City Beach, the magic happens after dark, and you don't want to miss it. Over the extended weekend, you will soak up the sunshine. There will be fireworks, live entertainment, delicious seafood, kids activities, and contests.
FREEDOM ROCKS! FIREWORKS SHOW
Visitors want to come early to Grand Lagoon Coalition and enjoy Freedom Rocks! You will want to arrive early to shop, enjoy the weather, and dine at waterfront restaurants, where you will save a spot for fireworks and endure a beautiful sunset. Or bring your chairs or blankets to the well-kept-up grass lawn at Treasure Island. The fireworks start at 8:45 pm, but you might want to get there early to save a spot!
STAR SPANGLED SPECTACULAR
The City of Panama City Beach hosts the largest and vibrant dual fireworks display on the Gulf Coast. At M.B. Miller County Pier and Russell-Fields City Pier, at 9 pm, fireworks will glisten the sky! Guests can set up beach chairs or watch from a distance. It is recommended to arrive early for the perfect view.
Tune into any of the 4 amazing Broadcasting stations to hear the choreographed music simulcast to the fireworks!