Concerts, Music Festivals & Parades
From outdoor parades celebrating special events to open air music festivals featuring world famous bands to local artists playing at a beachfront restaurant, Panama City Beach offers a year-round calendar of live music and entertainment the whole family will enjoy. Music lovers can take their pick of country music, rock and roll, smooth jazz or zydeco with the destination’s action-packed lineup of music festivals including the PCB Mardi Gras & Music Festival, alternative rock SandJam Music Festival, Seabreeze Jazz Festival and the destination’s beloved country music festival Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam. Visitors and locals can also gather for Panama City Beach’s free summer concert series at the destination’s newest and most manicured park, Aaron Bessant Park, taking place every Thursday night June through August.
Families and friends love bringing their blankets or lawn chairs and relaxing under the stars as they listen to great performances. Guests will also enjoy the variety of special event and holiday-themed parades that take place throughout Panama City Beach all year long such as the pirate parade at Pier Park for the Pirates of the High Seas Fest and the Jeep Beach Jam parade on the destination’s sugar-white sands.