Situated in the geographic center of Northwest Florida, Panama City is the largest city between Pensacola and Tallahassee and the seat of Bay County.
Where Life Sets Sail
The Bay County Courthouse, located in downtown Panama City was the site of the 1963 landmark Supreme Court case that change our nation’s court system. Learn more about Gideon vs. Wainwright and the 6th Amendment here.
The City of Panama City has been hosting RebuildPC.org recovery focus groups and public input forums. The future definitely looks bright. So bright that Destination Panama City is giving away these awesome FREE sunnies for anyone that stops by our new Visitors Center. We’re located at 228 Harrison Avenue in the historic Sherman Arcade building in Downtown Panama City.
- A Tourist with a Purpose (3/20/2019) - Traditionally, vacations are thought to be leisure or recreational adventures. We often envision the extremes from floating beach or poolside to hair-raising roller coaster rides, or Broadway plays to repelling rock faces. The pace of our most meaningful adventures have always been self-subscribed, because vacation after all is not, by definition, an adventure. It is… (Read More)