For Immediate Release – (March 27, 2013)

Panama City Beach, FL – Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam, a three-day celebration of sun, fun and country musicPCB Real Fun Beach copy,recently announced plans to debut its festival on the Gulf Coast shores of Panama City Beach, Florida from Thursday, September 26 to Saturday, September 28, 2013. The first artists to join the concert lineup at this year’s festival include 2013 Academy of Country Music Award nominees Toby Keith, Brantley Gilbert and the Eli Young Band. Also appearing onstage will be leading country artists Trace Adkins, Kip Moore, The Charlie Daniels Band, Pepsi’s X Factor Winner Tate Stevens, Darryl Worley, Blackberry Smoke and Pepsi’s Southern Original Winner.

“We are thrilled Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam will be taking place in Panama City Beach,” says President and CEO of the Panama City Beach Convention and Visitors Bureau, Dan Rowe. “Visitors and music-lovers can enjoy great weather, Southern hospitality and good times all-year round in Panama City Beach. This festival will be a perfect example of that.”

With an influx of more than 15,000 people estimated to arrive in Panama City Beach in September, not only will the festival bring in significant business for condos, hotels, restaurants, retail, and other tourist attractions, Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam will also be hiring hundreds of people to operate the festival. Additionally, Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam will be involving local charitable organizations as part of their community initiative. “Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam will be great for the Panama City Beach economy. We anticipate making the festival an annual event and a long-term asset to the community,” says Executive Producer, Rendy Lovelady.

Lodging packages, which include tickets to the three-day event, are on sale now and can be found at Beginning in May, three-day tickets that provide patrons access to all of the six stages and free shuttle passes will go on-sale to the public.

About Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam
Comprised of six stages, Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam will provide the best of today’s country music for an audience of more than 15,000 people on the coast. During the day, three beachfront stages will be hosted by Edgewater Golf & Beach Resort, The Boardwalk Beach Resort and Seahaven Beach Resorts. Festival-goers will watch their favorite performers as they stand on the white “sugar sand” beach and dip their toes in the water. As the sun begins to set, patrons will ride free shuttles to the headline stage at Frank Brown Park. Once Toby Keith, Brantley Gilbert, and Trace Adkins close out their respective nights, the fun will continue at various venues across the destination. Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam is a production of PCB Entertainment, LLC. For more information about Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam’s lineup, VIP & General Admission Tickets, lodging partners, directions, partnership opportunities, parking, and vendors, please visit

About Panama City Beach
Panama City Beach is situated on 27 miles of sugar-white sand beaches bordering clear, emerald-green waters where the Gulf of Mexico and St. Andrew Bay converge. With more than 300 days of sunshine annually and attractions such as St. Andrews State Park and Pier Park, the region has long been favored by travelers seeking an affordable beach vacation with year-round offerings for families, couples, groups and adventure-seekers. These include championship golf courses, spas, sporting events, award-winning dining and diverse recreational activities. Panama City Beach recently opened the new Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport, offering non-stop flights on Delta Airlines and Southwest Airlines. For more information, call 850-233-5070 or visit the official website of the Panama City Beach Convention and Visitors Bureau, You can now follow us on Twitter @PCBeach to receive up to the minute news and details on special offers and deals.


Media Contacts:

Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam
PCB Entertainment, LLC.
Ashley Kohorst

Panama City Beach
Gina Stouffer / Gina Perkins
Lou Hammond & Associates / 843-408-4771 / 843-747-6395