Emerald Coast Cruizin'

The South’s Blast from the Past

Get ready to share the excitement of a three-day week event lined with thousands of classic cars, hot rods, custom cars and trucks made to be marveled at as this year’s 11th Annual Emerald Coast Cruizin’ event takes place at Aaron Bessant Park November 12–14, from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Imagine Panama City Beach’s breathtaking emerald green coastline and the famous Miracle Strip as it gleams with chrome and hot colors. The powerful rumble from the cars are enough to make any car enthusiast’s heart pump with excitement. This year’s Emerald Coast Cruizin’ will feature over 3,000 hot rods and cool classics. There will be over 125 top name automotive vendors on hand as well as a huge swap meet and auto car corral, making it the ultimate dream cruise for any car lover. Not a gear head? You don’t have to be a car enthusiast to enjoy the event. There’s something for everyone to enjoy, including arts and crafts and some fun-filled activities for the kids. Each night will feature great bands and special shows. Look for special guests Courtney Hansen, Jo Coddington and Cristy Lee, who will be joining in at the event. Friday night will kick off with The Bellamy Brothers, a multiplatinum band that charted 15 #1 hits on the US country and pop music charts. They will be performing their hits songs “Let Your Love Flow,” “If I Said You Had A Beautiful Body (Would You Hold It Against Me),” “Red Neck Girl” and “Old Hippie. This concert will be free, but available for registered Emerald Coast Cruizin’ guests only. You can register at www.emeraldcoastcruizin.com. The over-the-top fun atmosphere and the range of activities from cruising to crafts and nights filled with great band performances, Emerald Coast Cruizin’ is worth experiencing.