Things to do in Panama City Beach Florida

Are you looking for unique things to do in Panama City Beach Florida?

You’re in luck! Whether you’re new to PCB – or an annual visitor that’s looking for something a little different – keep reading for 5 suggestions of things to do in Panama City Beach Florida (from a local) that will bring you a day of adventure and fun!

2. Papa Joe’s Bayside (Panama City, FL)

Overlooking St. Andrews Bay, Papa Joe’s Bayside hosts food trucks, drinks, live music & tons of outdoor seating/areas for a picnic hangout! Get to the end of the Hathaway bridge (headed towards Panama City) and you’ll see PJB directly on your right. Hangout with the locals after a long beach day! Be sure to make this an evening stop – as they normally are open from 5-10pm.

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3. Panama City Beach Conservation Park

The Conservation Park is located at the West end of PCB – and is a perfect place to visit for those who like to stretch their legs and immerse themselves in nature! This park hosts many trails ranging from 0.6 to 11 miles long. Great for biking, walking, jogging or taking your dog for an outing – these trails lead through a variety of landscapes & cypress domes. Be sure to bring your walking shoes, binoculars and camera!

5. Visit the local Natural Springs of NWFL & Panama City Beach

Many people that visit PCB & Bay County don’t realize how many gorgeous natural springs are nearby! Check out a few of the local springs listed below (the drives are worth it, I promise!). Additionally, there are several local livery’s that rent canoes & kayaks if you want to make a whole day of it! Be sure to pack a cooler full of cold drinks & snacks – and water shoes are never a bad idea! Also, keep in mind that natural spring water stays around 68-72 degrees year round – refreshing and icy in those warm Summer months!

Ponce De Leon Springs

Pitt & Sylvan Springs

Williford Springs

Blue Spring Recreation Area

6. Bring a photographer with you!

Speaking of fun things to do in Panama City Beach, Florida!  NWFL is a truly gorgeous section of the U.S. and the perfect backdrop for portraits showcasing where you’re at in life.  From location to styling, I’ll assist with planning and details and we can go anywhere your heart desires!  Portrait session in the springs?  I’m in!  Sailboat engagement photos?  I’m so there.  Coastal bridal down beachy paths?  Yes yes yes please.  Click here to chat and let’s bring your dream to life!