Many don’t need a specific reason to visit Panama City Beach (FL). The incredible white sand beaches on the Emerald Coast attract so many people the beach has been called the “Capital of the Redneck Riviera.” Now PCB’s annual Gulf Coast Jam has been cited as one of the top nine best summer festivals in country music.
This year’s Jam runs August 30-September 1, and it’s likely the concert will be heavily attended since that’s Labor Day Weekend, the end of summer for many, unless of course you live in Florida where summer can maintain or recur at any given time.
This year’s Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam features heavy hitters in the headliner performances. Jason Aldean, Kid Rock, and Tim McGraw top the list, with many familiars like Gretchen Wilson, Big and Rich, and Ashley Mcbryde performing as well. The updated list is featured on the Jam’s website.
Jam organizers recently thanked fans for voting the festival the 2019 Best of the Bay winner.
Music rocks in Florida year-round, and it isn’t just country music. You can find whatever suits you any day of the week in bars, pubs, restaurants, and concert venues around the Sunshine State.
The Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam looks to be a popping festival to celebrate Labor Day and welcome the advent of Fall. Follow the Jam on Twitter for updates, contest info, and other details.
Wide Open Country provides a list of the top nine festivals for country this summer, with details and links provided for each.
(Kay B. Day/June 27, 2019)
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