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Aaron Bessant


Directly across Pier Park Drive from the Pier Park Vendor Village is the Aaron Bessant Amphigheater.  This beautiful multi-million dollar amphitheater sits on a 70+ acre City park and will host THE BEST FREE CONCERTS DURING SPRING THUNDER BEACH®!!!  VIP UPGRADES are available for each of the three nights of concerts.  The VIP Upgrade includes PRIME STANDING ROOM ONLY access to the front of the stage, Private VIP Bar and toilets.  Check the Thunder Beach® Facebook page or mobile app to purchase the VIP Upgrade Experience!  Opening acts start between 6:00 and 6:30 pm each night and closers at 9:00 pm.  Lovely vixens will be competing in the Miss Thunder Beach® Pageant on Friday and Saturday evenings and H-D of PCB will be giving away a brand new 2017 Harley-Davidson FXDB Dyna Street Bob Motorcycle at 9:00 pm on Saturday.  Also, the Thunder Beach® LED Bike Show, sponsored and hosted by Custom Dynamics, will light up the night on Friday evening.  There will be plenty of food and frosty beverage concessions, as well as a mix of vendors catering to the nighttime crowds.


Aaron Bessant Park
600 Pier Park Dr.
Panama City Beach, FL  32413

Aaron Bessant Park Website

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19th Annual Spring Rally
May 3rd - May 7th, 2017

17th Annual Autumn Rally
Oct. 25th - Oct. 29th, 2017

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