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10 Family Fun Rainy Day Activities in Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach has plenty of activities to keep the family busy when it’s raining. While we are known for being the home of the World’s Most Beautiful Beaches, we also have lots to offer even on an overcast or stormy weather day! Panama City Beach has lots to offer just a short drive from all of Sunspot Realty’s beachfront homes and townhomes. Pick your favorite or try a few while you’re in the area. These attractions are great activities on any day!

Gulf World Marine Park

Gulf World is open daily rain or shine! The marine park has daily shows and exhibits as well as a variety of interactive programs to choose from including swimming with dolphins. Both general admission and interactive programs give you an all-day pass to enjoy the park! This is a great activity for all ages. Live the experience of a lifetime at Gulf World.  Sunspot Realty customers receive a special discounted rate. Email here.

Dave and Busters

Dave and Busters is located in the heart of Pier Park. The indoor “adult arcade” has a variety of games, a full service restaurant and bar! This activity can keep you and the kids entertained for hours or stop for lunch and play a few games! Learn more about Dave and Busters here.

Grand Theatre

The Grande Theatre is directly across from Dave and Busters in Pier Park. This is a very nice movie theatre that plays the latest releases and also has an I-max theatre. There is nothing like seeing a movie on a rainy day. Find showtimes here.

Ripley’s Believe it or Not

Visit Ripley’s Believe it or not for a fun and unique experience for the entire family! They have an “odditorium” as well as a laser race, mirror maze, a 7d movie theatre and more! If you are looking for an interactive activity this is a great choice. Rain or shine. Book your tickets here.

Rock’it Lanes

Rock’it lanes has bowling, roller skating, a mega arcade, a sports bar and grille all in one! Spend the day or night with some friendly competition! Rock’it lanes is located in the Edgewater Shopping Center! Learn more here.


Wonderworks, also known as the “upside down house” is a photo-opp on the outside and tons of family fun on the inside! Wonderworks is an amusement park for the mind. It contains 35,000 square feet of fun that is also educational! This attraction has over 100 hands on exhibits that will keep the kids and adults entertained and engaged! Learn more here.

Just Jump Trampoline Park

Just Jump Trampoline Park is one of the newest attractions in Panama City Beach! This is an indoor activity that will get the rainy day wiggles out of everyone from the toddlers to the adults. You will have lots of fun and do lots of jumping of course! Learn more here.

Emerald Coast Mirror Maze

The Emerald Coast Mirror Maze is located in the heart of Pier Park on the south end next to Buffalo Wild Wings. They have laser tag, a mirror maze and bazooka ball. In Bazooka, players play with impact vests in a custom designed area with real time scoring. This a combat game that fires foam balls from a regular paintball gun! It’s a great family friendly activity. Learn more here.


Kartona is the only indoor racing facility in Panama City Beach. One of the newer attractions, Kartona is located near the Hathaway bridge. The attraction has indoor go karting and arcade games for adults and kids! You can race, play and eat at this new attraction. Learn more here.

Escape Zone 60 Panama City Beach

Escape Zone 60 is a great activity for those ages 9 and up! As a team, you solve the puzzles necessary to escape the rooms before your time expires! It challenges your abilities while also being fun and exciting. Learn more here.

We are thankful that the World’s Most Beautiful Beaches are right here in Panama City Beach and that we have lots of activities to do rain, shine, sunny or cloudy! Panama City Beach is the Real. Fun. Beach. As always, we love to help make your stay with Sunspot Realty a memorable family vacation! For more ideas and updates on what is going on in Panama City Beach follow us on facebook and instagram!

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