Panama City Beach Mardi Gras & Music Festival
Pier Park and Frank Brown Park
Combine the excitement of authentic Mardi Gras celebration with the spectacular views of our emerald green water and sugar white sand, and you’re in for a real treat at the Panama City Beach Mardi Gras and Music Festival. In conjunction with the Krewe of Dominique Youx’s great Mardi Gras at the Beach parade, the festival is always held the weekend before Fat Tuesday and features entertainment for the whole family.
Emerald Coast Cruizin’ Car Show
Aaron Bessant Park
Aaron Bessant Park becomes a giant outdoor showroom for thousands of hot rods, classic cars and speedsters for this three-day event! While your family weaves through dozens of rows of iconic vehicles, keep your ears alert for cash and swag giveaways. Collectors and enthusiasts drive home a vintage vehicle if they prevail in the frantic bidding at a live auction. Visitors won’t want to miss out on the numerous live bands, meet and greets and presentation shows!
Aaron Bessant Park
Do you love savoring the robust hoppiness of IPA’s, or the full-bodied maltiness of an amber? Can you detect the subtle hints of tobacco in a Sangiovese or the tropical taste of pineapple in a Sauvignon Blanc? Do you savor the sweetness of Blue Agave tequila? If so, you will not want to miss UNwineD, the premier event of Panama City Beach. UNwineD returns to Panama City Beach for a fun-filled weekend of amazing craft beer, wine and spirits from around the world. You can also taste mouth-watering creations from many of Northwest Florida’s renowned chefs.
The third annual adult-alternative rock music festival will set their stages on the beautiful sugar white sands of Panama City Beach. Come for the music, stay for the beaches and make long lasting memories at SandJam presented by Pepsi. This year’s lineup: Shinedown, 311, Weezer, and many more.