A couple dancing in Mexico Beach, FL

Calendar of Events


Bay Scallop Season

June 27, 2015 to September 24, 2015
It's that time of year again when the best treasure hunt happens in St. Joseph's Bay- Scallop Season! Scalloping is a fun activity the entire family can enjoy. Catching them is easy, cleaning them a little harder and feasting on them simply delicious.

MBARA Kingfish Tournament

August 29, 2015
Gear up and get ready to chase the Kingfish! The 19th Annual Mexico Beach Artificial Reef Association Kingfish Tournament is expected to be the best yet! With cash prizes, a new t-shirt, Miss Kingfish and lots more. Make plans today to spend the weekend in Mexico Beach and enjoy the Kingfish Tournament.

September Music In The Park

September 03, 2015, 6:00 pm to September 24, 2015, 8:00 pm
Come enjoy the sounds of great music while watching the sunset in Sunset Park. With a new lineup every Thursday in September, the entire family will enjoy this complimentary concert series. Music kicks off at 6pm at Sunset Park located on Highway 98 in Mexico Beach. Don't forget your blankets, chairs and coolers.

License Free Saltwater Fishing Days

September 05, 2015
Come enjoy four different days to fish saltwater's in Mexico Beach for free! Fish from the shore, off the public pier or charter a boat and catch multiple big ones. This is a wonderful opportunity for experienced angles to share their skills and passion for fishing with friends and family.

Beach Blast Triathlon & Duathlon- Fall Race

September 12, 2015
Athletes converge at the beach to run, bike and swim in this USA Triathlon sanctioned event starting at Veteran's Memorial Park in St. Joe Beach. Course skirts the beaches and pine forest of the coast.

Mexico Beach Annual Beach Clean-up Day

September 19, 2015 to September 19, 2015
Come out and volunteer in Mexico Beach's annual beach clean-up! Meet on the beach in front of Sunset Park and enjoy meeting new people and preserving all of Mexico Beach's beauty and charm by keeping it clean. Great activity for everyone, including the kids! All supplies and snacks will be provided. No advance registration needed, just show up and bring a friend.

19th Annual Florida Scallop & Music Festival

October 02, 2015 to October 03, 2015
The 19th Annual Scallop & Music Festival draws big crowds to enjoy this seasonal delicacy. Sample scallops, enjoy live music, arts & crafts, and a kid's zone all overlooking beautiful St. Joseph Bay.

Blast on the Bay Songwriters Festival

October 15, 2015 to October 18, 2015
It's time once again that Florida’s Forgotten Coast will play host to a group of talented musicians and songwriters direct from the streets of Nashville. Festival performances will consist of over 30+ musicians who collectively have written hundreds of hit songs from Faith Hill and George Strait to Jason Aldean and Garth Brooks.

Turkey Trot

November 26, 2015 to November 26, 2015
Start Thanksgiving Day off by running your way to the dinner table! The Mexico Beach Community Garden presents the annual Turkey Trot. This run on Thanksgiving Day gives families and friends a great chance to get out and be active prior to the traditional Thanksgiving feast. All ages welcomed and all entries receive a t-shirt. Signup now and enjoy spending Thanksgiving in Mexico Beach.

License Free Saltwater Fishing Days

November 28, 2015
Come enjoy four different days to fish saltwater's in Mexico Beach for free! Fish from the shore, off the public pier or charter a boat and catch multiple big ones. This is a wonderful opportunity for experienced angles to share their skills and passion for fishing with friends and family.

Mexico Beach Christmas Tree Lighting

December 06, 2015, 6:00 pm to December 06, 2015, 8:00 pm
Come celebrate Christmas on the Beach! Santa, refreshments, carols and much more will be happening at the Mexico Beach Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony held at Sunset Park beginning at 6:00pm CT.

New Year's Eve Celebrate Twice

December 31, 2015 to January 01, 2016
No need to wait another 12 months for the next New Year. Ring in the New Year Twice! Start in the Eastern Time Zone in Port St. Joe and St. Joe Beach, then travel west just five minutes to Mexico Beach and celebrate all over again an hour later in the Central Time Zone.