Pirates of the High Seas Festival in Panama City Beach Oct. 5 -7

October 2, 2018

Columbus Day weekend will bring waves of fun-filled adventures to Panama City Beach with the annual Pirates of the High Seas Fest. Setting sail October 5-7, 2018, this year’s FREE festival is sure to take pirate fun to a whole new level. Get ready to enjoy live music, pirate parades, pirate costumes, an 8,000 beach ball drop from the sky, fireworks and more. For more information, go to: visitpanamacitybeach.com/piratesofthehighseas/

Friday, October 5 (Pier Park)

5:00 pm  Festival Village & Little Pirates Fun Zone Open (Grand Theatere Plaza)
6:00 pm  Kids Parade (Begins/Ends at The Back Porch)
6:45 pm  Opening Ceremonies & Treasure Drop (Center Stage)
7:15 pm  Pirate Crawl/ Second Line Parade (South to North, ends at Celebration Stage)
8:00 pm  Live Music: Victor Wainwright & The Train (Celebration Stage)
9:15 pm  Fireworks (Russell-Fields City Pier)

Saturday, October 6 (Pier Park)

8:00 am     Pirates of the High Seas Fest 5k Run/Walk (Frank Brown Park)
12:00 pm   Festival Village & Little Pirates Fun Zone Open (Grand Theatre Plaza)
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)
5:00pm     Main Parade (Pier Park Route)
7:00 pm     Live Music: Landsharks (Celebration Stage)
8:30 pm     Fireworks (Russell-Fields City Pier)

Sunday, October 7 (Grand Lagoon)

12:00 pm   Festival Village Opens (Capt. Anderson’s Marina Parking Area, 5550 N. Lagoon Drive)
12:00 pm   Kids Fishing Clinic (Marina Dock)