Are you ready for the excitement of an authentic Mardi Gras celebration with spectacular views of our emerald green water and sugar white sand? If so, you’re in for a real treat! The Panama City Beach Mardi Gras and Music Festival is held the weekend before Fat Tuesday and features entertainment for the entire family. The two-day music festival and parade takes place Feb 24 & 25, 2017 in Panama City Beach, Florida. Join the Krewe of Dominique Youx in the heart of Pier Park as they celebrate the most fabulous Mardi Gras events around! Festivities will include live concerts, Fat Tuesday Street Fair, Kidz Zone, float tours, costume contests, parades, a 5K run, and even fireworks!
Event Schedule at Pier Park
FRIDAY FEB 24
4:00-6:30pm — Float Tours @ LC Hilton W Pier Park Drive
4:00-7:30pm — Kids’ Fun Zone @ Grand Theatre
4:00-7:30pm — Festival Village @ Sea Monkey Drive
5:00pm — Opening Remarks, Kids’ Costume Contest @ South Stage
5:20pm — Kids’ Parade @ South Stage
6:00pm — Live Music: Waylon Thibodeaux @ Celebration Stage
7:00pm — Second Line Parade @ Pier Park Drive
7:30pm — Fireworks @ City Pier
SATURDAY FEB 25
7:00am — Mardi Gras 5k @ Frank Brown Park
11:00am-5:00pm — Kids Fun Zone @ Grand Theatre
11:00am-7:00pm — Festival Village @ Sea Monkey Drive
Noon — Live Music: Jo-El Sonnier @ Aaron Bessant Park
1:30pm — Live Music Headliner: Aaron Tippin @ Celebration Stage
3:00pm — Sarah Jayde Williams Band @ Celebration Stage
4:00pm — Adult Costume Contest @ Celebration Stage
4:15pm — Krewe of Dominique Youx Mardi Gras at the Beach Parade @ Pier Park
5:45pm — Live Music: Louisiana’s LeRoux @ Celebration Stage
7:00pm — Fireworks @ City Pier
Visit www.mardigrasatthebeach.com for more information!
This free event is kid friendly and open to the public.