850 Blog

A Slice of Paradise: Our Top Picks for Pizza

September 04, 2019

Whether you like it deep dish, New York style, thin crust, or hand-tossed, pizza is a must-have wherever you go. Looking for the best places for your slice of paradise? We did the research so you wouldn't have to.

Must-Try Local Breakfast Spots

June 28, 2019

If you're looking for a delicious breakfast to get your day started before exploring the area, you have to try these unique and locally-owned restaurants. These spots serve up all your favorite morning dishes, and put even better spins on southern classics.

5 Great Places to Watch the Sunset

May 21, 2019

Many say it’s their favorite time of day and, with sights like these, it’s not hard to see why. There are plenty of places to watch the sun setting in Panama City and Panama City Beach, Florida. Here are five in particular that are truly spectacular, and easy to access for optimal viewing!

Cahall's Deli is #850Strong

May 01, 2019

No matter how long you’ve been living in Panama City, there’s a chance you’ve heard of Cahall’s. Cahall’s Deli has been serving Bay County since 1984. Owner Christ Cordon takes pride in every detail of his business and would be seen daily working in the store, or delivering caterings personally.

Farmers Markets: Four Great Local Finds

April 12, 2019

There are plenty of fun and unique Farmers Markets to discover throughout the 850. Here are four must-visits from Panama City to 30A!

Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam Lineup Announced

April 04, 2019

There are two major music festivals in Panama City Beach: SandJam and Gulf Coast Jam. The 2nd Annual SandJam Fest is only 3 weeks way, and the headliners for the 2019 Gulf Coast Jam have just been announced!

Restaurant Progress Updates

March 22, 2019

Hurricane Michael left many Panama City and Panama City Beach restaurants closed for an unforeseen period of time while owners work hard to rebuild or find new locations for their businesses. Luckily, there are several local favorites that are getting closer to opening their doors and filling the bellies of the community once again.

Where to Happy Hour

March 11, 2019

After a long day of exploring the great shops, restaurants, beaches and sites in the area, everyone looks forward to best hours of the day: Happy Hour! Multiple neighborhoods in the 850 are full of great restaurants and bars with boozy bargains and delicious eats on a budget. Here are some great places to help get you started:

Happy 1,000,000 Passengers ECP!

December 11, 2018

Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) right here in the 850 are celebrating having reached a million passengers!

PCB Schools Returning to Normal Schedules

December 05, 2018

Bay District Schools in the Panama City Beach area will be returning to their normal school day schedules.

Diego's Burrito Factory Grand Opening

August 09, 2017

Exciting things happening here in the 850! Diego's Burrito Factory has officially opened their 2nd location - come check it out!

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