Memorial Day Weekend in Panama City Beach

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Aqua Travel Writer

Memorial Day weekend in Panama City Beach is one of the most exciting times of the year! Every year, you can see the beach and town come alive as Memorial Day marks the official start of the summer season. Panama City Beach has many things to do, water activities, and local events that keep visitors coming back for Memorial Day weekend year after year. Looking for a place to stay? Book one of our Panama City Beach condos over Memorial Day weekend and experience stunning Gulf front views and convenient access to everything the area has to offer!

Things to Do During Memorial Day Weekend

It’s no secret that there are many things to do Panama City Beach during Memorial Day Weekend. Many local businesses count on this weekend as a great start to their summer. It’s the perfect time to break out the short sleeves and play a game of miniature golf with the family, take a stroll on the beach, or visit one of the local amusement parks.

Our guests with children love to visit the nearby Gulf World Marine Park and Zoo World Panama City. Another popular option is the Little Village in Panama City. This area has many different shopping and dining opportunities and is located next to Saint Andrew Marina with incredible views of the Bay. After a busy day enjoying the many activities the area has to offer, indulge in the huge selection of seafood restaurants that call Panama City Beach home. The Little Village has an excellent selection of dining establishments, however, there are also many restaurants located on the Gulf near Aqua Resort.

Get Out on the Water

Memorial Day weekend weather in Panama City Beach is consistently warm, with the average high in May being around 79 degrees. The arrival of Memorial Day Weekend means summertime temperatures from May through September. Take advantage of the warmer temperatures and start summer off right by getting out on the water! Whether you choose to go on a parasailing adventure, dolphin sightseeing tour, or rent a jet ski, there is something for everyone to enjoy in Panama City Beach.

Enjoy the Local Events

Many of Panama City’s best events happen at Aaron Bessant Park. This park is one of the newest parks in Panama City Beach and is home to a veterans memorial, multiple paved walking trails, an open grassy lawn, and a new amphitheater that attracts many different types of events. Starting around Memorial Day, the amphitheater hosts a summer concert series from 7pm - 9pm every Thursday at the amphitheater. Be sure to check the park’s event calendar and stay updated on recently announced concerts and events! There are many Panama City Beach events that happen all year long,

Plan Your Trip

Memorial Day Weekend in Panama City Beach is a popular time to visit and rentals can be booked well in advance. Make sure to reserve your condo and book ahead of time so you can choose from a wider selection of condo rentals.

Book one of Memorial Day weekend condo rentals at Aqua Resort and stay at the best resort in Panama City Beach!