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Christmas Celebration at the Beach

Visited for the Annual Christmas Concert and Christmas Tree lighting. The Panama City Pops... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
Daphne, Alabama
Emerald Coast Cruzin'

A pretty good layout for the car show and they have a very large amphitheatre for bands that were... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
Hartselle, Al
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600 Pier Park Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2169
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

Visited for the Annual Christmas Concert and Christmas Tree lighting. The Panama City Pops Orchestra played and there were choral performances. Several food vendors were on site and the Boy Scouts maintained fire rings for families to prepare S'mores! I Very pleasant evening and beautiful...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank twaone
Reviewed 17 November 2017

A pretty good layout for the car show and they have a very large amphitheatre for bands that were playing.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank HDSlowride
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Great park. Great location. The Emerald Coast Cruizin' was a great show. Restrooms were not kept clean, but there was a large crowd.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Greg H
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We were there in November and really enjoyed the Car Show...it's amazing at the amount of cars and variety of models...something to see

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank SheilaW09
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Adjacent to Bessant Park is a Veterans Commemorative. My wife and I stop there from time to time to visit and pay respect to those that are commemorated by their loved ones purchasing a brick with their name, branch of service and a comment. We...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank TravelDoc2009
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Great venue for concerts, Christmas festivities, New Year's Eve "Beach Ball Drop" and numerous other festivities and group get-togethers all year round!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Judy W
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Summertime concerts are the best. Great way to spend the evening with friends. Can bring own coolers and food, but also food vendors are available.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Bonnie A
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Good location, near Pier Park attractions and shopping. The size of the park is great for outdoor music fests.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Shirley C
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Good concerts in the summer, great car shows, Spring Jam is awesome. There are many places to eat and shop at Pier Park, nearby.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Bjudib60
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We were there fo rthe Emerald Coast Cruzin' show, the Boat and recreation Show and for the Avett Brother's concert. All very good.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank patsysbest
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Response from Greg H | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of parking across the street from the park in Pier Park, which is a large shopping mall filled with places to eat. Aaron Bessant Park has parking as well. The park is located on Front Beach Road and can be... More