Festivals & Year-Round Events
With our laid-back vibe, friendly disposition and penchant for hospitality, we’re always in the mood for a good time! From Mardi Gras and Oktoberfest, to music festivals, sport fishing tournaments and sailing regattas, there is no shortage of events to participate in. Our philosophy is “the more the merrier”, so please come join us and celebrate like a local in our paradise on the bay.
Upcoming Signature Events
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Sock Burning & Blessing of the Fleet is the day all locals look forward to! We say farewell to the chilly weather and burn our socks to symbolize the start of the warmer seasons and the blessing of safe travels for all the maritime vessels in the St. Andrews Bay.Find out more »
Downtown Panama City comes together once again to celebrate the birth of our Great Nation! Open to the public, this event kicks off with a parade down Harrison Avenue at 3pm, followed by live music on the green. Bring your blanket and lawn chair for the best view in town for a spectacular fireworks show at 9pm over the beautiful St. Andrews Bay.Find out more »
Make plans to put on your lederhosen, grab a proper hat, and join us for Oktoberfest! This event is free to the public but there is a VIP package for sale. The event features authentic German food vendors, stein hoisting contests with prizes, kids pumpkin decorating, bavarian and domestic beer tents, live music, artisan and craft vendors, kids fun zone and more! Have fun and Prost!Find out more »