BAY COUNTY-- Here's a look at some of the Independence Day events across Bay County.
Pier Park and Aaron Bessant Park is the center of activity for Panama City Beach's all-day 4th of July celebrations. The fireworks will launch from both the county and city piers at 9:00pm.
The county's oldest fireworks display will take place again this year at the Panama City Marina. It's the finale for a festival that begins at 2:00.
Lynn Haven's festivities begin with the annual parade at 9:00 Friday morning, fun, games and entertainment at Sheffield and Kinsaul Parks during the day, and fireworks at 9:00 Friday night.
Mexico Beach has an all day celebration, with fireworks at 8:30pm.
The fun continues Saturday the 5th, with 2 beach events. First one is the "Light up the Gulf" fireworks show at the Boardwalk Beach Resort at 8:30pm., and the Tourist Development Council's "Freedom Rocks" celebration & fireworks show at Grand Lagoon.