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Calendar of Events


Mexico Beach Photography Contest

April 01, 2015 to July 30, 2015
The 15th Annual Mexico Beach Photography Contest will begin April 1st through July 30th. Get ready to submit your favorite images you've captured in Mexico Beach. A panel of judges will award a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each of the six categories. Photographs must be taken in Mexico Beach, however, they do not have to be taken during the time-frame. So develop that long, overdue, camera, go through your memory card and submit your best pictures!

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.

Best Blast on the Beach

July 04, 2015
Mexico Beach Independence Day Celebration with a 5K Fun Run, Kids Fishing Tournament and a spectacular firework show. Come enjoy July 4th at the beach with great activities for everyone!

Mexico Beach Offshore Classic

July 24, 2015
The 11th annual Mexico Beach Offshore Classic is reeling in to be the best one yet. With cash prizes up for grabs in the Wahoo, Dolphin and King Mackerel divisions, this will be one tournament you'll want to signup early for. Two days allows all anglers a chance for top bragging rights and an optional jackpot is at stake. Mark your calendar, gear up, fuel up and cast off for the 11th annual Offshore Classic.

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 CST 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.

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.

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.