Panama City Beach Fall Sports: Cheer at 5 Fun Events
For those who love sports, Panama City Beach offers a prime destination in the fall. This popular city in Florida offers fun year-round, but the fall season welcomes some of the biggest sporting events in the area. Even better, they take place in warm weather near the beach. Keep reading to learn about the Panama City Beach fall sports scene and cheer on your favorites.
Panama City Beach Fall Sports: 5 Fun Events
Fall Motorcycle Rally
Thunder Beach Annual Autumn Rally ranks as one of the most popular biker events on the Gulf Coast. The rally brings five days of events and entertainment, and draws thousands of bikers from all over the south. Rider will find special events, discounts, free concerts and plenty of places to show off Harleys.
The annual Dive Fest — hosted by the Atlanta Aquanauts Meetup Group — offers plenty of diving and fun in support of S.U.D.S. (Soldiers Undertaking Disabled Scuba). Dive Fests lasts three days and welcomes everyone to enjoy local food, prizes, music and lots of diving.
USSSA Baseball and Softball
Head to Frank Brown Park to watch USSSA Baseball and Fast-pitch competitions. Those visiting during late August through early October have access to watch the games and cheer on the teams.
Calling all anglers! Florida Pro Redfish Series Championship draws fishermen and women to compete for cash prizes. Early in the year, Florida Pro Redfish Series hosts several qualifying events, but in the fall they come together in Panama City Beach in November. This event is catch and release, and focuses on conservation efforts.
Running Scared 5K
Every October runners trek through zombie-infested woods during the Running Scared 5K. Each runner receives three flags they must keep away from zombies chasing after them on the course. In addition, the event benefits the ARC of the Bay, which serves area residents.
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