Panama City Beach Mardi Gras and Music Festival

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Feb 21 2020 - 4:00pm to Feb 22 2020 - 7:00pm

Gear up for the Annual Panama City Beach Mardi Gras and Music Festival February 21-22, 2020 at Pier Park. This family-friendly event is always held the weekend before Fat Tuesday and is in conjunction with the Krewe of Dominique Youx's great Mardi Gras at the Beach parade. There are activities and events all throughout this weekend for all ages. 

Panama City Beach Mardi Gras Festival Schedule 

Friday, February 21

4 - 6:30 p.m.: Float Tours at Pier Park Drive

4 p.m.: Kids Fun Zone/Festival Village at Grand Theater Plaza

6 p.m.: Kids Parade at Pier Park Drive

6:30 p.m.: Opening Ceremonies at the Celebration Stage

6:30 p.m.: Kids' Costume Contests at the Celebration Stage

7 p.m.: Second Line Crawl Parade at Pier Park Drive

7:30 p.m.: Dukes of Dixieland live at Celebration Stage

8:30 p.m.: Fireworks at Russell-Fields City Pier

Saturday, February 22

8 a.m.: Mardi Gras 5k fun run at Frank Brown Park

12 p.m.: Kids Fun Zone/Festival Village at Grand Theater Plaza

12 p.m.: Victor Wainwright & the Train live at Aaron Bessant Park

1:30 p.m.: Blood, Sweat & Tears live at Aaron Bessant Park

3 p.m.: Heat & the Zydeco Gents live at Celebration Stage

4:15 p.m.: Krewe of Dominique Youx Mardi Gras at the Beach Main Parade at Pier Park Drive

5:45 p.m.: Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band live at Celebration State

7 p.m.: Fireworks at Russell-Fields City Pier