Month: March 2021

Have a Pinch-Proof Panama City St. Patrick’s Day

Have a Pinch-Proof Panama City St. Patrick’s Day

Gather your green and join over thirty Panama City merchants for a week-long celebration of St. Patrick’s Day festivities in the heart of Historic Downtown and Historic St. Andrews. With a little something for all of the Irish at heart, March 13th through March 20th in Panama City promises a whole week of fun, deals, food, entertainment, pub crawls, and prizes that are as good as gold!

Leprechaun Approved

Whether the pot of gold at the end of your rainbow is shopping the deals, savoring authentic Irish fare like green beer and corned beef and cabbage, or taking in the melodious sounds of live local musicians, your passport to all that Panama City’s St. Patrick’s Day has to offer can be found in a convenient and easy to use Digital St. Patrick’s Day Pass! Download your FREE pass to your mobile device HERE to redeem discounts and check-in all week long (March 13-20) at these legendary locations…

Adonia LLC

Accents Home Decor and Gifts

Alice’s on Bayview


Bay County Historical Society Museum

Bayou Joe’s

Board & Brush

Escape Manor



GypsyBeach Treasured Kreations

History Class Brewing Company

House of Henry

Hunt’s Oyster House

Little Mustard Seed

Little Village

Los Antojitos

Main Street Antiques

Millie’s Cafe

Native Spirit Museum & Gallery

No Name Lounge

Papa Joe’s Bayside

Pit Stop BBQ



The Bagel Maker

The Funky Mermaid Lounge

The L.H. Bead Gallery

The Place Downtown

The Press

The Salty Hobo

Uncle Ernie’s



Check-in to 20 or more locations to try your luck at a chance to win the *grand prize. (*Grand prize includes 3 day/2 night stay at LaQuinta, a gift card to a local restaurant, and a custom swag bag from Destination Panama City.)

Fun for the Wee Ones

You and your littlest leprechauns are guaranteed to love the family-friendly shenanigans of many participating locations, especially the Irish-as-they-come House of Henry Irish Pub in Historic Downtown. Host to the Second Best Shepherd’s Pie contest with contenders such as Finn’s At Little Village, History Class Brewing, The Funky Mermaid, and The Place Downtown, axe throwing by AXE 850, Mini Highlands Games for the wee competitors, Irish dancers from local dance company Carpenter Academy of Irish Dance Panama City, and a chance to win a $500 Cash prize, the House of Henry St. Paddy’s Day Party on Saturday March 13th will charm the entire family.


It’s no blarney that Panama City has some of the best local live music you will find anywhere!  Throw back a cup o’ cheer and dance a jig to the sounds of a Panama City St. Patrick’s Day.

On Saturday, March 13th immerse yourself in Irish culture at House of Henry with a bagpipe performance at 12:30pm and Drunker Shade of Green from 3:00-7:00pm. Then groove on over to the fresh funky sounds of The Shakedown at Taproom from 6:00-10:00pm. Uncle Ernie’s has your waterfront entertainment covered with Dominique Hutchison and Ryan Alexander from 12:00-4:00pm and Chase Smith from 7:00-10:00pm on the upper deck.

Taproom will have entertainment nightly throughout the entire week with special guests like Woods the Band, Matt Law, and Longleaf Drive.

On Wednesday, March 17th pay tribute to the big day by letting loose to the memorable ballads of Cline Street at House of Henry, Nashville country/pop duo Luke and Kaylee from 6:00-9:00pm at Little Village, and String Theory from 6:00-9:00pm at the Funky Mermaid. Have a bit o’ fun wrapping up your day with Kyle Mitchell, Alec Kotrous and The Kevin & Heidi Project from 5:00pm-1:00am at No Name Lounge’s St. Patrick’s Day Party.

For more info on Panama City St. Patrick’s Days activities, deals, discounts, live music, and participating locations, be sure to download the St. Patrick’s Day Digital Pass!

Florida Panhandle Road Trip: Off The Beaten Path Florida

Collette and Scott are a traveling twosome and 2019 Visit California Travel Writing Eureka! Award Winners dedicated to experiencing luxurious and adventurous travel destinations. In 2015, they decided to quit their jobs as corporate desk jockeys and redefine the American Dream. Since then, they have been traveling the world full-time, exploring off the beaten path locations and inspiring others through their active vagabond lifestyle. Throwing caution to the wind with an end goal of viewing the world and all its wonders, this dynamic duo, also know as Roamaroo, made the Panama City area a must-do on their impressive travel list!

Watch and take note as Collette and Scott uncover the hidden and not-so-hidden treasures waiting for you in Panama City!