Will the Seafood Festival be Back?

This week’s TDC meeting ended unclear of the future of the Panama City Beach Seafood Wine and Music Festival.  The event last year was more successful than it had ever been, but it also had $210,000 worth of funding.  There is only a prospective $60,000 on the table this year, and that’s not even certain.  With nobody having stepped up to the plate to take over running the event and limited funds, at this point, the future of the Seafood Festival is totally unknown.

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4 FREE Four Day Passes to Seabreeze Jazz Festival

My good friend, Giveaways, it’s been too long.  BUT alas, we’re doing one today, er, we’re starting one today.

The prize?  4 four day general admission tickets to the 2011 Seabreeze Jazz Festival – each ticket is worth $200, so this is a total prize value of $800!  We’re crazy, we know.

The Seabreeze Jazz Festival is coming up April 14th and we have our grubby mits on four 4-day passes to it that we’re giving away.  Just to be clear, this is 4 FOUR-DAY general admission tickets.  Each one is worth $200 a piece, making the total prize value $800!

Here’s what you have to do to enter:

Comment below telling us what your favorite thing to do in Panama City Beach is – other than come to spectacular Jazz Festivals.

We’ll pick a winner at random next Thursday giving you enough time to make arrangements to come down to the beach.

Here are the official rules.

  • Each entrant can enter once and only once (we can verify this by ip AND cookies) and must use a valid first name and email address.
  • Contest begins when this post is published and ends on Thursday, April 7, 2011 at 1 p.m. CST.
  • We will be doing the drawing regardless of how many people enter.
  • A winner will be chosen at random.  There will be 1 winner total.
  • By entering you are opting in to receive future newsletters and emails from pcbdaily and CYber SYtes and you are opening yourself up to the greatest resource for news and information Panama City Beach has to offer.
  • If you are selected and you do not respond to our email notifying you of winning 48 hours of the contest ending, then we reserve the right to either keep the prize for another giveaway in the future or award the prize to another entrant.
  • This giveaway is open to anyone in the continental United States.
  • Read full rules here.

GOOD LUCK!

Seabreeze Jazz Festival 2011 Lineup

The Seabreeze Jazz Festival is right around the corner and we’ve got the full lineup and schedule right here.   This is the third year that it’ll be held at Aaron Bessant Park in Pier Park and is set up to be the biggest year ever.

We’re also giving away 4 FOUR day general admission tickets, stay tuned for the link where you can sign up.

Check after the break for the full lineup.

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Guide to Local Gas Prices

As a community, we may not always agree on the same things.

However, there’s some thing in town that equally hit us all.  For example, Traffic, Real Estate, Tourism, even that smell the Paper Mill gives off.

Gas Prices-  another solid example of something we all deal with.

Granted, our daily drive is easier then commuters in other cities (ahem, Atlanta. Where a milk run to the local store can run you about 45 minutes, one way)

Yet, most of us still end up spending quite a bit of time behind the wheel and if you work in town but live on the beach, forget about it.  All that back and forth driving can really add up at the pump.

Digital Guide Below

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Weekend Weather- Good Lookin’

Looking for weekend weather updates? Bookmark our Weather category!

Head for the parks, the beaches or someone’s inflatable pool this weekend because the temps are heating up and the skies are begging you to get out of the house.

If you don’t have a legitimate reason to leave the house, make one up. Practice the fine art of Garden Gnome Liberation (preferably not your neighbors please), pretend to get lost en route to the Grocery store, or simply do what my Mom used to do to me as a kid. Offer up two options and let the family decide. My Mom’s tactic was “Play outside or Take out the trash” and with that, off to the great outdoors we went!

 

Weather For March 23-27

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