- The list below includes 41 free or cheap things to do in or near Panama City, Florida, including 34 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Beaches, Parks and Marinas.
- From St. Andrews State Park to Carillon Beach, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Panama City and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Panama City Beach, Mexico Beach and Rosemary Beach.
Spend the day enjoying all that nature has to offer at the Topsail Beach State Preserve. Visitors to the park will have access to sandy beaches and lakes for great fishing. Overnight camping is also possible at this locale.
Sand Odyssey offers sand castle and sand sculpting lessons. Professional sand carvers will help guide visitors as they create elaborate works of art using beach sand, and custom made sculptures can be requested for wedding proposals and other occasions.
A wide range of popular first-run Hollywood films are presented at the Carmike Cinemas Boulevard over 10 individual screens. Select films are even shown in the Ovation Room which offers a full dine-in menu service.
A 10-theater movie multiplex that shows primarily newly released Hollywood movies, the Carmike Boulevard 10 offers large, comfortable seats and full digital video and sound. The theater also serves a variety of refreshments.
73% 94 votes
Grand Boulevard Cinema 10, Miramar Beach, FL MoreLess Info
Boasting the Ultimate Entertainment Experience, Carmike Grand Boulevard Cinema 10 has a 78 foot wide wall-to-wall screen. Customers enjoy the newest movies in luxury seating, 7.1 surround sound, and the latest projection technology.
81% 21 votes
The Village of Baytowne Wharf, Sandestin, FL MoreLess Info
Located in Sandestin's Baytowne Wharf Village, Blast Arcade and Laser Maze has received Best in Destin Awards for its numerous kid-friendly activities. Choose from the lazer maze, numerous arcade games, or the shooting gallery.
100% 1 votes
9375 US Highway 98 W, Miramar Beach, FL 32459 MoreLess Info
Situated next to the ocean, Raw & Juicy Farmers Market offers visitors an outdoor market filled with local vendors on Sundays. These vendors sell goods like fresh produce, gourmet foods, juices, and more.
58% 12 votes
Baytowne Marina, Village of Baytowne Wharf, Sandestin, FL 32550 MoreLess Info
Visitors can pose and take pictures with a large sculpture imitating a fishing lure at World's Largest Fishing Lure. The lure has made the Guinness World's Records for the 'World's Largest' category at 10 feet tall.