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Celebrate Mardi Gras 2023 in Panama City Beach

by Mary Melnick

Jan 23, 2023

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Destinations / North America

Situated on 27 miles of white-sand beaches and emerald-green water, Panama City Beach, Florida, offers 320 days of sunshine, affordable accommodations and plenty of activities.


Visit Panama City Beach invites travelers and locals alike to celebrate Mardi Gras “Real. Fun. Beach.” style at the annual Panama City Beach Mardi Gras and Music Festival, Feb. 3–4, at Pier Park. Guests can enjoy the excitement of Mardi Gras celebrations while admiring views of the town’s beaches. The festival offers entertainment the whole family will enjoy.


“The annual Mardi Gras and Music Festival in Panama City Beach is one of our most festive and exciting events,” said Dan Rowe, CEO and president, Visit Panama City Beach. “Each year, we look forward to welcoming locals and visitors for an unforgettable Mardi Gras celebration just steps away from our beautiful beaches.”


In addition to Krewe of Dominique Youx’s Great Mardi Gras at the Beach Parade, the two-day festival offers a full schedule of entertainment for all ages. Enjoy live music, a kids’ fun zone, a 5K run, fireworks and more. Headliners include Sawyer Brown, Waylon Thibodeaux, The Frontmen, and Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band.


To see the full schedule of events, click here.


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