For advance information, contact the Panama City Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau, P.O. Box 9473, Panama City Beach, FL 32417 (tel. 800/722-3224 in the U.S., 800/553-1330 in Canada, or 850/233-6503; fax 850/233-5072; www.800pcbeach.com). It operates a visitor center in the City Hall complex, 17001 Panama City Beach Pkwy. (U.S. 98), at Florida 79. The center is open daily from 8am to 5pm; closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.
The Panama City area is in the Central time zone, 1 hour behind Miami, Orlando, and Tallahassee.
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.