Panama City Beach, FL is perhaps most well-known for being home to 27 miles of sugar-white sand, emerald green waters and the “World’s Most Beautiful Beaches“. But the popular vacation destination is also home to tons of family-centered, fun amusements, adventure parks, museums, and quirky attractions.
Panama City Beach FL is home to Wonderworks, a giant upside-down house filled with interactive exhibits, Shipwreck Island Waterpark, a Ripley’s Believe it or Not Museum, Lazer Tag, Bowling Alleys, Go Kart Tracks, Gulf World Marine Park, ZooWorld, and an assortment of Arcades offering colorful and cuddly prizes in return for tickets you win playing all the games. So you’ll find it pretty difficult to get bored while you’re here!
BUT there’s one classic pastime that people always associate with a vacation to Panama City Beach FL. One game that somehow appeals to younger kids, and bigger kids alike – your parents, and grandparents probably even enjoyed this during their vacations…
Nothing quite captures the family’s imagination like the fun competition of beating your friends and family on 9 quirky holes, laced with dinosaurs, windmills, pirates, treasure ships and fairytale castles.
Mini golf has always offered great value – the amount of time you spend playing, and exploring the wacky environment as you make your way from hole to hole really gives you a great bang for your buck. Plus, very little is more satisfying than seeing your biggest competition miss the hole by just a hair
So here’s a shortlist of some Panama City Fl Miniature Golf Hot-Spots. There are others, but these score a hole-in-one every time!
Home to the “fastest, tallest, steepest go kart tracks on the beach” as well as Panama City Beach’s ONLY Haunted house, and the largest Amusement Arcade – Race City packs a serious punch.
You’ll also find another Panama City Beach Exclusive here: Indoor, Blacklight Mini Golf. With designs and obstacles that are updated twice a year, this is a great way to beat the heat on a hot day! Travel back in time with the ancient Aztecs, explore the depths of the ocean, and the far reaches of the galaxies of outer space!
Goofy Golf is truly a Panama City Beach gem. The original course was built in 1959 as one of the first major attractions in Panama City FL. It still offers all the same original charm and character – at a time where retro is the new “cool”.
Choose from two different courses to play on, or play on both for a discounted rate. There may be no flashing neon signs illuminating the place, but Goofy Golf offers you an experience that really takes you back – in a great way.
When you’re playing a round of Miniature Golf at Pirates Island in Panama City Fl, you’ll feel like you’re on the set of Pirates of the Caribbean.
The attention to detail really brings this place to life, and immerses you in all the fun! There’s lots of great family photo ops, with the clear blue skies and Panama City Beach sunshine setting the perfect scene
If you’re driving along Front Beach Road, you can’t miss Coconut Creek’s two iconic 18-hole Miniature Golf courses.
The African Safari theme will immerse you in the fun of the game, plus when you’re finished playing, see if you can find your way to the heart of the football-field-sized labyrinth maze (costs extra).