April 29-May 3, Thunder Beach Spring Rally @ various locations.
May 16, Pier Park Taste of the Beach @ Pier Park.
May 1-3, YBOA Gulf Coast Beach Fest @ Gulf Coast State College.
May 7-10, Panama City Beach Music (Band) Festival @ Arnold High School.
May 8-9, 33rd Annual Gulf Coast Triathlon @ Edgewater Beach Resort.
May 8-10, Super Cup of Watercross
May 8-10, Panama City Shootout @ Rutherford High School.
May 9, EVP Beach Volleyball Open
May 9-10, Travel Ball USA @ Frank Brown Park.
May 16-17, NPC Riptide Bodybuilding Classic
May 16-17, ASA Fastpitch Classic @ Frank Brown Park.
May 23-24, EVP Southeastern Beach Volleyball Championship @ City Pier.
May 23-24, Travel Ball USA @ H. G. Harders Complex.
May 23-25, Grand Slam Memorial Day Classic @ Frank Brown Park.
May 23-25, YBOA Battle at the Beach @ Arnold High School.
May 30-31, USFA Fastpitch in Paradise @ Frank Brown Park.
May 30-31, Coast Surf N Swim @ Frank Brown Park Aquatic Center.
Music is in the Air
The spring/summer concert series artist’s schedules are beginning to be released. The Groovin’ on the Green at Carillon Beach starts their calendar off with The Rowdies performing from 7pm-9pm on May 24th. You can find their full schedule at www.carillon-beach.com/about/calendar. Performing in May at Willy’s Live will feature Natalie Reynolds (1st, 7th, 10th & 14th)), Confederate Smoke (8th & 9th), Josh Buckley (15th & 16th), Wes Loper (17th & 21st), Jim Dawg Parks Band (22nd & 23rd), Carolina Reign (24th & 28th) and Eric Welford (29th & 30th). Panama City Beach welcomes a new music venue in The Barn located adjacent to Wicked Wheel. Performing at The Barn in May will be Jeff Carter (3rd), Confederate Smoke (10th), Josh Buckley (17th), Jim Dawg Parks Band (24th) and Eric Welford (31st). For more information on Willy’s Live or The Barn visit www.pwillys.com
The Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam has announced their line-up for Labor Day Weekend. The following acts will be performing at Frank Brown Park September 4th-6th; Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, Keith Urban, Hunter Hayes, Dwight Yoakam, Martina McBride, Sam Hunt, Scotty McCreery, Gary Allan, Ronnie Milsap, Kellie Pickler, Tyler Farr, Darryl Worley, Kristian Bush, Kirstie Lovelady, Nick Storms, The Swon Brothers, Jack Ingram, Preston Summerville, Them Dirty Roses and the winner of the Pepsi Southern Original contest. www.gulfcoastjam.com
Tickets are also on sale for the 2015 Chasin’ the Sun Music Festival featuring Alan Jackson celebrating his 25th Anniversary Tour. The line-up for Friday night September 25th (Beach Night) include The Landsharks, The TAMS and Pablo Cruise. Performing with Alan Jackson on Saturday night September 26th will include Chris Stapleton and a soon to be announced act.