Festival Blog & Updates

We Are GO For 2019 Following Hurricane Michael

Hurricane Michael hit Bay County, Florida on October 10, 2018, and devastated parts of the county. Panama City, and several smaller towns, as well as Tyndall Air Force Base, and a small tourism community called Mexico Beach suffered serious damage. Fortunately, Panama City Beach was spared from the severe destruction. Nearly all of the 20,000 […]

The Five Mile Festival

When you attend a festival in Atlanta, Orlando New York, or Washington DC, you’ll probably be on your buses for miles and hours each day in the destination. At Panama City Beach, Florida, we have the auditorium, every attraction, and every restaurant, no more than five miles apart. You can count on not having over […]

2019… Just Around the Corner

  2018 was one of our most amazing years ever, and 2019 is already promising to challenge last year as our best year yet. We had more choral groups last year than any previous year, and an outstanding number of new instrumental groups. The overall talent level is growing each year as well, and it makes us […]

Referrals Are Making Us Proud

Today was an amazing day. Two new groups signed up for our 2018 festivals, and they were brand new schools to our festival. During our initial communications we learned that each of these new groups were referred by band and choral groups who have attended in the past couple of years. That is very humbling. […]

2018 PCB Music Festival Comes to Life

We have begun the process of putting all of the cool elements of the 2018 festival dates together, and it’s looking really good. Our partners on Panama City Beach Music are helping us with improved lodging, a new themed Saturday night meal, and more fun than ever at Dave & Buster’s on Friday night. The […]

Having fun at Dave and Busters during the high school band trip to Panama City Beach FL

Schools in Georgia, Alabama and other SE States are coming back to our Florida Music Festival

Cobb County, Georgia, Jefferson County, Alabama, Lowndes County, Georgia, and Other Large Counties in the Southeast Are Returning to the Panama City Beach Music Festival High school and middle school symphonic bands, concert bands, choirs, and orchestras are returning to the festival that was once known as the Festival of Champions. The Panama City Beach […]

Panama City Beach Florida - Band and Choir Trips

Atlanta and Birmingham Area Schools Help Make It Two SOLD OUT Festival Weekends for the Panama City Beach Music Festival.

April 27-29 and May 11-13 are the two weekends for the Panama City Beach Music Festival for this coming spring. Both weekends are SOLD OUT. We have symphonic bands, concert bands, jazz bands, orchestras, marching bands, and choral groups coming from all over the South. This  has become one of the most humbling and rewarding […]