Coral Reef - Panama City Beach FL Condo Rentals

Area Information and Upcoming Events

There is something for everyone here in Panama City Beach. Explore a multitude of attractions, world class shopping, fabulous local dining options, nearby golfing, watersports and beach activities. Check our events calendar for upcoming concerts, festivals and special events. See why Coral Reef is everyone’s favorite family vacation destination!

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Grand Lagoon Waterfront  Farmers Market

 

PIRATES OF THE HIGH SEAS FEST 

 

Columbus Day weekend will bring waves of fun-filled adventures to Panama City Beach with the annual Pirates of the High Seas Fest. Setting sail October 5-7, 2018, this year’s FREE festival is sure to take pirate fun to a whole new level. Get ready to enjoy live music, pirate parades, pirate costumes, an 8,000 beach ball drop from the sky, fireworks and more!

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5 (PIER PARK)

5:00pm  Festival Village & Little Pirates Fun Zone Open (Grand Theatere Plaza) 

6:00pm  Kids Parade(Begins/Ends at The Back Porch)

6:45pm  Opening Ceremonies & Treasure Drop (Center Stage)

7:15pm  Pirate Crawl/ Second Line Parade (South to North, ends at Celebration Stage)

8:00pm  Live Music: Victor Wainwright & The Train (Celebration Stage)

9:15pm  Fireworks (Russell-Fields City Pier)

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6 (PIER PARK)

8:00am     Pirates of the High Seas Fest 5k Run/Walk (Frank Brown Park)

12:00pm   Festival Village & Little Pirates Fun Zone Open (Grand Theatre Plaza) 

1:30pm     Commodore Mayhem Magic Show (Celebration Stage)

2:30pm     Pirate Invasion (Pier Stage)

3:30pm     Live Music: Tom Mason & the Blue Buccaneers (Celebration Stage)

5:00pm     Main Parade (Pier Park Route)

7:00pm     Live Music: Landsharks (Celebration Stage)

8:30pm     Fireworks (Russell-Fields City Pier)

 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7 (GRAND LAGOON)

12:00pm   Festival Village Opens (Capt. Anderson’s Marina Parking Area, 5550 N. Lagoon Drive)

12:00pm   Kids Fishing Clinic (Marina Dock) 

12:00pm   Live Music: Tom Mason & the Blue Buccaneers (Main Stage) 

1:15pm     Storytelling: The Legend of Dominique Youx (Main Stage)

2:00pm     Pirate Battle-Flotilla Drives out the Pirates (Grand Lagoon/Marinas) 

3:15pm     Treasure Hunt Announcement (Main Stage)

3:15pm     Commodore Mayhem Magic Show (Capt. Anderson’s Stage) 

5:00pm     Pirate Pet Parade (Capt. Anderson’s Stage)

6:00pm     Live Music

7:15pm     Fireworks (Grand Lagoon)

PANAMA CITY BEACH OKTOBERFEST 2018

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Music lovers and fans of German food and craft beer will don their lederhosen and dirndls and gather at Aaron Bessant Park for the Panama City Beach Oktoberfest! Thirsty patrons will enjoy many Oktoberfest specialty brews. Local brewers will pour from their core beers and other seasonal offerings.  The event will also host food vendors that will highlight the German flavors.

 

BLOODY MARY & MUSIC FESTIVAL

 

THUNDER BEACH MOTORCYCLE RALLY

Bikers, hit the road! It’s time, again, to ride on down to the under Beach Rally, the premier biker event of the Florida coast. Take in the fall beach scenery as you rev through seven different area sites, including Pier Park, Harley Davidson of PCB and Aaron Bessant Park. As you visit each venue, check out the live music, shop for accessories to customize your hog and browse the latest lineup of bike designs on display.

Known as “The Most Biker Friendly FREE Rally in the United States,” Thunder Beach Motorcycle Rally is held twice a year in Panama City Beach during the first weekend in May and mid-October. Bikers from around the country enjoy scenic rides along the Emerald Coast, live entertainment and local cuisine.

Official events occurring during the week include a free concert series, bike shows, kick-start party, Miss Thunder Beach, poker runs and more. For more information, visit the Thunder Beach website.

Fall rally dates: October 24-28

IRONMAN FLORIDA

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This race is late in the season which allows you to have plenty of time to train in all three disciplines.  Panama City Beach’s course is well known for being flat and fast which allows the athlete to achieve personal records.  Panama City Beach is located on the Emerald Coast of Florida and is great place to celebrate and relax post-race.

EMERALD COAST CRUIZIN’ CAR SHOW

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Emerald Coast Cruizin – The South’s Best Blast from the Past family fun event. Thousands of classic cars, hot rods, custom cars and trucks make way to beautiful Panama City Beach.

BEACH HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS

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Create new holiday traditions this year in Panama City Beach! Thanksgiving Thursday may be the time for turkey, but that weekend, Santa Claus is coming to town! Beach Home for the Holidays waves goodbye to fall and sets the stage for the most magical month of the year. Aaron Bessant Park serves as the site of carol-themed concerts, S’mores, an appearance by Santa and activities for the kids.

PANAMA CITY BEACH MARATHON

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Run through paradise alongside our award-winning beaches in the Marathon, Half-Marathon, 5K or Kid’s Fun Run. The Panama City Beach Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the Panama City Beach Marathon. Set for Saturday, December 1, 2018, the 26.2 mile race will become a staple for the community and attract thousands of both residents and visitors to Panama City Beach.