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Fall is an Eventful Season!
Fall is one of the best seasons to visit Panama City Beach! Just because the weather is cooling down doesn't mean the fun has to do the same. With family - friendly festivals, events and plenty of concerts, not a week goes by without something FUN to do.
Lobster Festival & Tournament
September 25 - October 1Lobster lovers, behold the biggest lobster tournament and festival in the area! This week-long celebration will bring live music, contests and lots of Florida lobster!
Bluegrass at the Beach
September 28 - 29This annual music festival held at Aaron Bessant Park helps raise funds for the Boys and Girls Club of Bay County. This year features bands Twin Kennedy and Trinity River Band.
Pirates of the High Seas Fest
October 5 - 7Arrg, mateys! This free three-day event over Columbus Day weekend is fun for all ages, with live music, parades, costume contests, fireworks and so much more!
October 12 - 13This family friendly event includes live music, authentic German food, tapping of the keg, stein hoisting competitions, face painting and more!
Bloody Mary & Music Festival
October 20Taste test over 25 different recipes while enjoying some local music and food fare - be sure to vote for your favorite cocktail!
Thunder Beach Motorcycle Rally
October 24 - 28Bikers, hit the road! Drive through different venue sites and check out the live music and shopping while browsing the latest lineup of bike designs on display.
November 3The biggest challenge of the year is back, ready to be conquered! Participants are given 17 hours to swim, bike and run through Grand Lagoon and St. Andrews State Park.
Emerald Coast Cruizin'
November 7 - 10Are you a lover of vintage cars? This fall, over 1,000 different hot rods and classic vehicles will be on display. These beauties will be featured in a parade followed by a live band, meet and greets and presentation shows!
Shrimp, Crab & Oyster Festival
November 10Guests can sample a variety of shrimp, crab and oyster dishes from Pier Park restaurants while enjoying live music on Pier Park Drive. Once inside the event area, guests can visit the various restaurant tents and sample "small plates" from Pier Park restaurants
Beach Home for the Holidays
Thanksgiving WeekendGet into the holiday spirit and create new family holiday traditions this year! Enjoy carol-themed concerts, S'mores, Santa Claus a tree lighting and more!
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