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What better way to celebrate Independence Day then enjoying fireworks on the beach? Panama City Beach celebrates the Fourth of July with the largest display on the Gulf Coast as fireworks are fired along the beach. Download the Kick'n 103.5 app for a patriotic simulcast during both Freedom Rocks! and the Star Spangled Spectacular firework shows. 


July 3rd

Light Up the Gulf Fireworks Show
9600 S. Thomas Dr.
Panama City Beach, FL 32408

  • Presented By: Boardwalk Beach Resort Hotel & Convention Center
  • Dates: July 3, 2020
  • Location: Boardwalk Beach Resort Hotel & Convention Center
  • Time: 8:30 PM
The magic happens after dark behind the Boardwalk Beach Resort condominium. With FREE live entertainment, contests, and kids activities, don't miss this Annual Beach Bash!
Freedom Rocks! Fireworks
The Grand Lagoon 

  • Presented By: Grand Lagoon Coalition
  • Dates: July 3, 2020
  • Location: The Grand Lagoon
  • Time: 8:45 PM

Bring your chair/blanket to the green grassy lawn at Treasure Island Marina. Come early and shop, dine, and have incomparable FUN in the Grand Lagoon where Freedom always Rocks!

July 4th

Star Spangled Spectacular
12213 Front Beach Rd.
Panama City Beach, FL 32413

  • Dates: July 4, 2020
  • Location: M.B. Miller County Pier & Russell-Fields City Pier
  • Time: 9:00 PM
Known as the largest Fourth of July fireworks show on the Gulf Coast and held on Panama City Beach’s 27 miles of award-winning beaches and emerald-green waters, this All-American event invites visitors of all ages to celebrate Independence Day on its beautiful shores.

“Panama City Beach’s Real. Fun. Fourth. sets the standard for July 4th celebrations on the Gulf Coast with identical, synchronized fireworks shows being fired from the City and County piers,” says Visit Panama City Beach President and CEO Dan Rowe. “Partnering with the City of Panama City Beach, Pier Park, and Bay County, we are thrilled to continue this tradition again this year.”

Social distancing protocols will continue to be enforced, including maintaining group size to under 50 individuals and having a six-foot separation between groups. For more information regarding protections, visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/d aily-life-coping/visitors.html.

Dates & Times

  • Friday, July 3, 2020