pcb-mardi-gras 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. Also, you can get 20% off your stay at Edgewater Beach & Golf Resort during the event with promo code MARDIGRAS

2015 Schedule of Events


4:00pm – 6:30pm Float Tours (LC Hilton West) 4:00pm – 8:00pm Kids Fun Zone (near Grand Theater) 4:00pm – 10:00pm Festival Village (Pier Park) 5:00pm Opening Remarks (Circle Stage) 5:15pm Live Entertainment: TONY VEGAS (Circle Stage) 6:30pm Second Ling Parade (Pier Park Drive) 7:30pm Live Entertainment: VICTOR WAINRIGHT & WILDROOTS (Circle Stage) 9:00pm Fireworks (City Pier)


8:00am Mardi Gras 5k (Frank Brown Park) 10:00am – 10:00pm Festival Village (Pier Park) 10:00am – 5:00pm Kids Fun Zone (near Grand Theater) 11:00am Kids Costume Contest (Circle Stage) 12:00pm Kids Parade (Town Center) 1:30pm ***Headline Entertainment: AARON NEVILLE*** (Aaron Bessant Park Amphitheater) 3:00pm Live Entertainment: HEAT & ZYDECO GENTS (Circle Stage) 3:30pm Adult Costuime Contest (Circle Stage) 4:00pm Live Entertainment: HEAT & ZYDECO GENTS (Circle Stage) 5:00pm ***Mardi Gras Parade*** 7:00pm Live Entertainment: ZYDECOZOO (Circle Stage) 8:30pm Fireworks (City Pier)