Salute to Freedom fireworks celebration

Panama City Downtown Improvement Board
413 Harrison Avenue
For Immediate Release
June 14, 2017 
The Panama City Downtown Improvement Board will be hosting a FREE Independence Day Celebration on July fourth. Salute to Freedom is the areas premier fireworks and live music show that is held at the scenic Panama City Marina in Historic Downtown Panama City.
The celebration will start at 4 pm and will end with a crowd stopping fireworks show at 9 pm.  The family fun celebration will encompass a variety of food trucks that will be serving good eats for purchase, a kid fun zone, and shopping for everyone.  Bring your lawn chairs and be ready to kick back and relax with an ice cold craft beer from our proud sponsor, Alltech Lexington Brewing and Distilling Company.
The Springs will be the show opener for this spectacular event taking the stage at 5:30.  This duo will get you up and moving to a country beat.  The Springs have shared the stage with well-known country stars and they are ready to entertain Panama City on July fourth.
The dancing doesn’t stop then cause The Bo Spring Band keeps it going at 7:30 pm! Dancing is a guarantee with their rock, funk, country, and bluegrass sounds.  The Bo Spring Band is a Port St. Joe favorite and they know how to keep you on your feet.

Follow our Facebook page @ Historic Downtown Panama City Salute to Freedom event for road closure information.

If you would like to become a vendor at “Salute to Freedom,” call 850.785.2554 or email
Historic Downtown Panama City exudes a live, work, play environment that strives to bring people to the area and experience what downtown has to offer.  Historic Downtown Panama City is a place where traditions were built, memories are made, and history is everywhere you look.

The Downtown Improvement Board (DIB) is an agency of the city and works diligently towards the revitalization and growth of the Historic Harrison District.  The DIB promotes highly successful events in the district, and it encourages and develops private/public partnerships, develops incentives for business recruitment, promotes new businesses and contacts in the community to network ideas and suggestions