3951 East Hwy 98, Port Saint Joe, FL, US, 32456
- Phone: (850) 229-6246
- Fax: (850) 229-7829
This monument, located at the end of Panama City's Public Marina is dedicated to those who lost their lives in the attacks of September 11th, 2001. Created in black marble and stainless steel, the monument evokes the twin towers of the world trade center and bears a brief inscription speaking to the solidarity and resolve felt by all Americans on that terrible day.
McKenzie Park, located in the heart of downtown Panama City, is a great shaded resting spot. Its historic surroundings give the park a sense of history and character. The park is also the site of many outdoor concerts and festivals.
Panama city has a lot to offer when it comes to nature, parks and marinas for its citizens to enjoy. The Panama City Marina is one such place to enjoy the beautiful view of the bay and take in all of Panama's natural beauty. There are bicycles available for a small charge or you could avail of their transient boat slip facility. Close to many restaurants and coffee shops, the place can also be used for hosting private parties and events. You can contact the Marina store for the rates and terms.
Have an adventure in Panama City with Bay Point Water Sports where you can take thrilling tours off the Florida coast. One of their best tours is where you can have a close encounter with wild Bottlenose Dolphins. Bay Point Water Sports allows you to explore the water outside the shore of Shell Island or you can relax on the beach. Enjoy snorkeling, have a relaxing day fishing or take a ride on their new Jet Ski. Talk to Bay Point Water Sports to plan a personalized day or enjoy one of their amazing planed tours. Their service is very friendly and especially accommodating to families. The tours are perfect for all ages.
The Bay Point Marina in Panama City Beach enjoys a prime location, of being only a few minutes from the Gulf of Mexico and the Intracoastal Waterway, which makes it a very prominent marina in the region. Besides the location, the marina also offers well-thought facilities and service, including 180 slips for boats, annual and monthly docking facilities, diesel fuel availability, yacht care services, and even Wi-Fi. The marina’s proximity to the Bay Point Marriott Resort means that visitors will not have to venture too far to look for accommodation. Call for more information.
This park, one of Panama City's oldest, sits on the bayou at the mouth of the North Bay. The park provides a public launch for boats as well as picnic areas, sporting fields and playgrounds. It is also adjacent to the local community college and hosts a number of local fairs an festivals.
Captain Rick and Captain Ron invite you to come aboard and experience a piece of history. The Betsy Ann Riverboat was built in 1989, modeled after an 1890's ship of the same name. Dinner cruises include a two-hour sunset tour, dinner, and live entertainment. Come ready to laugh on Friday nights for "Comedy Zone," or contact the captains for information about booking the Betsy for private parties and events. Reservations are required, check the website or call ahead for departure details.
Located just east of Panama City Beach, St. Andrew's State Park is a place where outdoor adventure enthusiasts come to get their fix of natural beauty. The former military reservation site offers over a mile of white sands and waters that are perfect for snorkeling, kayaking, scuba diving, and more. Fishing lovers will be happy to know that the park has two piers. Here you can experience the true beauty of the Gulf. It is open daily from 8 am.
Located along the Highway 98 East, in the city of Parker, the Under the Oaks Park is a popular community park in Bay County. An ideal spot for a family picnic, the park features a Creative Playground, picnic areas, nature trails, fishing pier, and wildlife observation areas. Also, due to its proximity to the East Bay, the park has kayak and canoe launches, increasing its appeal to adventure seekers. Under the Oaks Park is the venue for several community events as well, including the Under the Oaks Bluegrass Festival. Call for further information.
Pirate Cruise will take you on a voyage beyond your wildest dreams. The authentic pirate inspired boat takes guests around Shell Island on both daytime and evening cruises, has treasures for the kids, beer beverages for the adults, and the chance to see marine mammals like dolphins and pelicans. The captains get into character by dressing head-to-toe in pirate gear and giving the kids their own pirate paraphernalia.
Take the ride of your life on the super fast, super fun “Sea Screamer.” Zip through the waves and then slow down to enjoy the scenery as you cruises past beautiful Shell Island and the many jetties of the Emerald Coast. Be sure to look out for dolphins and other marine life! Daytime and sunset trips are available, but be sure to make reservations and seats fill quickly.
Captain Anderson's Marina is a great place the whole family can enjoy. Try renting a charter boat for a deep-sea fishing excursion. They offer cruises where you can see the sights of the marina and the beautiful surrounding area like Shell Island. If you prefer land activities, the marina has a variety of shops and seafood markets/restaurants too. It is open daily from 8 am onwards.