Things To Do


We’ve been one of the top things to do in Panama City Beach for over 20 years, and we have our local favorites we like to recommend from great restaurants and hotels to fun attractions:

Places to Go (& See!)

Visit Shell Island
Visiting Shell Island allows for amazing snorkeling, swimming, scuba diving, seashell hunting, fishing and so much more while visiting Panama City Beach!

Lagoon Pontoons Boat Rentals, Jet Ski Rentals, & Tours
Lagoon Pontoons has been one of the top Panama City Beach places for fun things to do for 20 years!

Diver’s Den
Diver’s Den Scuba Charters was founded in 1976 and is the oldest and largest dive shop in Panama City providing equipment, service and Gulf trips.

Coconut Creek Adventure Park (Mini-golf & Gran Maze)
Coconut Creek Adventure Park is great family fun with 2 tropical 18-hole mini-golf courses or conquer the Gran Maze.

Shipwreck Island
Shipwreck Island Waterpark is a TripAdvisor Traveler’s Choice with family slides like the Zoom Flume, Wave Pool, Pirate’s Plunge, food & more.

Places to Eat

Pineapple Willy’s
Pineapple Willy’s Restaurant is a local favorite on Panama City Beach where you can dine on the pier overlooking the water. Amazing food & drinks!

The Wicked Wheel
The Wicked Wheel Restaurant is voted Best Fried Chicken in Panama City every year with Angus Burgers and Thin-Cut New Orleans Catfish.

Captain Anderson’s Restaurant & Beach Front Market
Captain Anderson’s is an award-winning family restaurant serving up local seafood against a beautiful waterfront backdrop.

Places to Stay (& Play!)

Sandpiper Beacon Beach Resort
Sandpiper Beacon Beach Resort is a laid back, family-friendly beach resort on the west end of Panama City Beach with the World Famous Tiki Bar.

Casablanca Resort
Casablanca Resort is a local favorite offering gulf front accommodations that are moderately family-priced and a great value for your PCB vacation.

Bikini Beach Resort
Bikini Beach Resort brings modern amenities to an Old Florida feel. A hometown treasure with vintage appeal with 100 beachfront hotel rooms.

Places to get information

Panama City Beach Visitor Information Center
Panama City Beach Visitor Information Center is the official Visitor Information website for PCB with an updated events calendar and things to do.