Things To Do in Panama City Beach and Surrounding Area

Here's your guide to fun times in PCB including Fishing Piers, Golfing, Karts, Stand Up Paddle Boards, Waterfront Dining and Nightly Music. Have too much fun and enjoy your vacation. And remember to book your beachfront accommodations from an assortment of affordable vacation condos. If you can benefit from some local assistance in planning your vacation in Panama City Beach, phone our friendly PCB office and speak to a real person on the phone today. 


<h2>Great Places to Eat</h2>

Great Places to Eat

The BEST vacations always have 2 things in common - good food and great company! We want your vacation, especially your dining, in Panama City Beach to be exactly that - the best! Check out a few of our top picks for dining in the area! They never disappoint!
<h2>Putt Putts / Golf Cart Rentals</h2>

Putt Putts / Golf Cart Rentals

Street legal golf cart rentals in Panama City Beach are a very popular way to get around. Golf carts make your vacation even more fun, and convienent. If you are staying in Panama City Beach and want to cruise the Emerald Coast, get a golf cart, also called Putt Putts and Buggys. Some vendors will deliver your street legal golf cart, and these vehicles are great for events too, such as weddings. Rent a golf cart, and enjoy a nice drive on the beach.

<h2>Stand Up Paddle Boards</h2>

Stand Up Paddle Boards

You will probably see early morning adventurers taking advantage of the calm ocean waters and playing and exercising in a fun way, called stand up paddle boarding. You might think it looks difficult, but stand up paddle board (SUP) is actually easier than you think. SUP is also a great way to see our variety of marine life and meet others on vacation too. Here is a good read on SUP that will help you decide to make paddle boarding fun for you. Below are a few of the local SUP shops here on PCB.

Dolphin Tours, Dinner Cruises, & Shell Island Trips

Dolphin Tours, Dinner Cruises, & Shell Island Trips

If you are interested in swimming with dolphins, having a romantic night out with your special someone, or spending a day relaxing on beautiful Shell Island then here are some companies to contact!


Dance or Drinks? Or Both? Either way, PCB has plenty to offer when it comes to night life!
<h2>Golf Courses near Panama City Beach</h2>

Golf Courses near Panama City Beach

Thanks to affordable greens fees and tee times available year-round, people from across the country go to Panama City Beach to have some great fun on the links. PCB has five championship golf courses and plenty of sunshine, making it one of the Top-3 golfing towns in the US according to Golf Digest. Book a golf vacation to Panama City Beach, and enjoy your time off the courses too in one of our affordable condo rentals along the beach.
<h2>Fishing Piers</h2>

Fishing Piers

Russell-Fields Pier
M.B. Miller Pier
St. Andrews State Park

Fishermen have four very nice fishing piers to choose from in Panama City Beach. If you are a fisherman and want to fish far out into the Gulf of Mexico, or have a chance to cast into the Grand Lagoon, PCB has a fishing pier for you. The Russell-Fields Pier and the M.B. Miller Pier are very popular becuase each one extends about 1,500 feet into the gulf and some pretty good fishing waters. Non-fishermen also enjoy the piers including photographers for excellent opportunities morning, day amd night. The cost to fish from either pier is $6. This price includes your daily fishing license, and discounts are available for seniors, military, and disabled persons. Children 6 years of age and under are free, and seasonal or annual passes are also available. Spectators to the Russell-Fields Pier pay $3 for a day pass, while the M.B. Miller Pier charges $2/day for spectators. Passes purchased for one of these piers can be used at either.