The 4th Annual Panama City Beach Marathon to Benefit Hurricane Michael Relief

10/31/2018Press Release

The Panama City Beach Chamber of Commerce and Visit Panama City Beach are proud to host the 4th Annual Panama City Beach Marathon. Set for Saturday, December 1, 2018, the 26.2 mile race is a staple for the community and attracts hundreds of both residents and visitors to Panama City Beach.  This year’s race will benefit Hurricane Michael relief efforts.

The Panama City Beach Marathon will also comprise of a 13.1 mile Half-Marathon, 5K, and Kids Fun Run, allowing running fanatics of all levels the opportunity to test their limits alongside the World’s Most Beautiful Beaches.

The race begins and ends in Pier Park, with an after party at Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville. All runners of the Marathon, Half-Marathon, and 5K will receive a long sleeve shirt, and all finishers will receive a medal. The certified course is a 2020 Boston Marathon Qualifier, and the race is professionally timed.

More details can be found at Registration is open on

Sponsorship opportunities are available. If interested in being a part of the Panama City Beach Marathon, please contact Shannon Richmond at, or call (850) 235-1159.