Seabreeze Jazz Festival April 24-28, 2019 Aaron Bessant Park

Named a “Top 10 Jazz Festival in the USA” by JazzIZ Magazine and recently nominated as “Best Jazz Festival” at the Oasis Smooth Jazz Awards, the Seabreeze Jazz Festival in Panama City Beach combines the top national smooth jazz artists with a full weekend of fun, sun, great beaches, and good times – all on the west end of Panama City Beach. The event now attracts over 20,000 fans from the USA, Canada, and Europe for the ultimate performance-packed weekend of jazz.  

SandJam Fest April 26-28, 2019 M.B. Miller County Pier

The second annual adult-alternative rock music festival will set their stages on the beautiful sugar white sands of Panama City Beach, providing the most beautiful backdrop for this spring’s biggest festival.  Come for the music, stay for the beaches and make long lasting memories at SandJam presented by Pepsi. Friday: Kings of Leon, Cold War Kids, Blackberry Smoke, Anderson East, Kongos, Max Frost and Next Waves Finalist. Saturday: Third Eye Blind, the Dirty Heads, JJ Grey & Mofro, Yeasayer, Alice Merton, The Shadowboxers, Brandon “Taz” Niederauer, Them Dirty Roses, Heritage and Next Wave Finalist. Sunday: Matt and Kim, Coin, Parachute, We the Kings, The War and Treaty, Kirstie Lovelady, Welles, Next Wave Winner and Next Wave Finalist. View our discounted event offer or purchase tickets through Resort Collection.  

Thunder Beach Spring Rally May 1- 5, 2019 Various PCB Locations

Known as the “Most Biker Friendly Free Rally in the United States”, Thunder Beach Motorcycle Rally is a biannual event which takes place the first weekend of May and the first weekend of October in Panama City Beach. Twice a year, bikers, vendors and exhibitors from around the country descend on the destination to share stories, listen to great bands and experience exciting, live entertainment. The free, four-day rally features over 200 vendors and exhibitors, a bike parade, beauty pageants, poker runs, live music, motorcycle stunt shows, tattoo contests, bike shows with category judging and much more. Event happenings will take place at multiple venues throughout the Panama City Beach area, welcoming over 60,000 biking enthusiasts to the beach twice a year.  

Summer Concert Series June 7 – August 9, Thursday Nights Aaron Bessant Park

This year’s series of events include: June 7 – Paper Work (Future Funk) June 14 – Rockin’ Dopsie Jr. (Legendary Zydeco) June 21 – Devon Gilfillian (Blues/Soul) June 28 – The Lee Boys (Sacred Steel) July 5 – Tobacco Road (Country) July 12 – Reasonable Doubt (Classic Rock) July 19 – Porch 40 (Alternative Rock) July 26 – Tyler Mac Band (Blues/Rock) August 2 – The Coppertones (Soulgrass) August 9 – Caliope Musicals (Psychedelic Party Rock) Hot summer nights are made for music, and the Summer Concert Series has become a beloved summertime tradition in PCB. Enjoy a FREE concert in the park every Thursday at Aaron Bessant Park Amphitheater — bring your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy the sounds of summer music; coolers, food and pets are welcome.  

Real. FUN. Fourth July 3-5, 2019

What better way to celebrate Independence Day than enjoying fireworks on the beach? Panama City Beach celebrates the Fourth of July with the largest display on the Gulf Coast as fireworks are fired along the beach. Download the Kick’n 103.5 app for a patriotic simulcast during both Freedom Rocks! and the Star Spangled Spectacular firework shows. Offering three nights of fireworks, Panama City Beach will present visitors with spectacular views to experience its magical displays from a variety of different locations- ranging from resorts to waterfront restaurants. Check out Visit Panama City Beach for more event details.