Pirates of the High Seas Festival and Parade

kids as pirates
Oct 5 2020 - 7:00pm to Oct 11 2020 - 11:00pm

While the in-person events for the 2020 Pirates of the High Seas Fest in Panama City Beach are canceled, the festivities will still take place online! Join in on the virtual scavenger hunt to win PCB Pirate Swag.

Head to the Panama City Beach Facebook Page for the virtual scavenger hunt from the comfort of your home -- or vacation rental! 

Flashback: Pirates of the High Seas Festival 2019 

The Pirates of the High Seas Fest 2019 in Panama City Beach was October 11 - 13 at Pier Park with a full schedule of family-friendly activities.

This free event is an annual gathering to experience pirate fun, live music, costumes, parades, fireworks, and an 8,000 beach ball drop. The festival takes place at various spots around Panama City Beach, and the Festival Village is located at Capt. Anderson's Marina Parking Area at 5550 N. Lagoon Drive. 

Schedule

Friday, October 11 (Pier Park)

5 pm: Festival Village & Little Pirates Fun Zone Open (Grand Theatere Plaza) 

5:30 pm: Kids Parade (Begins/Ends at The Back Porch)

6:15 pm: Opening Ceremonies & Treasure Drop (Center Stage)

6:30 pm: Pirate Crawl/ Second Line Parade (South to North, ends at Celebration Stage)

8 pm: Live Music: Top Rock Junkies (Celebration Stage)

9:15 pm: Fireworks (Russell-Fields City Pier)

Saturday, October 12 (Pier Park) 

8 am: Pirates of the High Seas Fest 5k Run/Walk (Frank Brown Park)

12 pm: Festival Village & Little Pirates Fun Zone Open (Grand Theatre Plaza) 

12 pm: Live Music: Tusk, the Music of Fleetwood Mac (Celebration Stage)

1:30 pm: Commodore Mayhem Magic Show (Celebration Stage)

2:30 pm: Pirate Invasion (Pier Stage)

3:30 pm: Live Music: Tom Mason & the Blue Buccaneers (Celebration Stage)

5 pm: Main Parade (Pier Park Route)

7 pm: Live Music: Caribbean Chillers (Celebration Stage)

8:30 pm: Fireworks (Russell-Fields City Pier)

Sunday, October 13 (Grand Lagoon)

12 pm:  Festival Village Opens 

12 pm: Kids Fishing Clinic (Marina Dock) 

12 pm: Live Music: Tom Mason & the Blue Buccaneers (Main Stage) 

1 pm: Storytelling: The Legend of Dominique Youx (Main Stage)

2 pm: Pirate Battle-Flotilla Drives out the Pirates (Grand Lagoon/Marinas) 

3:15 pm: Commodore Mayhem Magic Show (Capt. Anderson's Stage) 

5 pm: Pirate Pet Parade (Capt. Anderson's Stage)

6 pm: Live Music

7:15 pm: Fireworks (Grand Lagoon)