Your guide to the top 10 things to do, places to go for entertainment events, concerts, festivals and activities in Bay County.

FRIDAY January 14

Ashley Morgan performs live at Cadillac Jacks

The Morgan Band will perform live at Cadillac Jack's Saloon on January 14.

9 p.m. Jan. 14 at Cadillac Jack’s Saloon, 5401 E. Highway 98, Parker. The Ashley Morgan Band will perform live. Prepare to be shaken. For more information, call 850-481-1837 or visit

Saturday January 15

In the saloon: Take a polar dip for leukemia research

The sixth annual Polar Plunge will take place at the Salty Goat Saloon on January 15th.

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 15 at the Salty Goat Saloon, 13006 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach. The sixth annual Polar Plunge at Salty Goat will begin with registration at 11 a.m. and dive at 1 p.m. With a $20 registration, you get three free raffle tickets and a national draft beer. Tombolas and pleasure to follow the dive. All proceeds will go to the Leukemia Research Foundation. For more information, call 850-249-6010 or visit

Find us under the Finns palapa for a concert by Matt Law

Matt Law

6-9 p.m. Jan. 15 at Little Village & Finns, 2808 W. 12th St., St. Andrews. Enjoy live music with Matt Law and relax under the palapa. The show is free and suitable for families and pets. Grab a drink from the bar, shop at the boutique, or tuck into FINNS Island Style Grub tacos. For more information, call 850-215-8780.

Ramones exhibition at The Light Room

The Ramones exhibit opens at The Light Room on January 15.

5-10 p.m. Jan. 15 at the Light Room, 306 Harrison Ave., Panama City. Witness the opening night of a Ramones exhibit through photographs by local photographer Frank Jackowiak. Live music will begin at 7 p.m. The exhibition will be on display until March 12. The gallery is currently open on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. For more information, call Bonnie Tate-Woodby at 850-818-0475 or email: [email protected]

Feel lucky? Bingo!

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 356 will host a designer handbag bingo on Jan. 15 to benefit the Fisher House.

4:00 p.m. Jan. 15 at American Legion Auxiliary Unit 356, 400 Aberdeen Parkway, Lynn Haven. Come try your luck at bingo for a chance to win a designer handbag and help us raise money for the Fisher House in Pensacola. Packs go on sale at 4 p.m. and games start at 5 p.m. For more information, call 850-271-3558.

MONDAY January 17

It’s party time! Honoring the King at Lynn Haven MLK Festival

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 17 at Sharon Sheffield Park, 901 Ohio Ave., Lynn Haven. Come join A-CURE and the City of Lynn Haven in celebrating the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. at the annual MLK Festival. There will be fun activities for the whole family, food trucks, crafts and performances. For more information, call 850-265-2121.

Roll into the rink for an MLK Day skate

Skater's Choice is hosting a Skate Day in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. on January 17th.

1-4 p.m. Jan. 17 at Skater’s Choice, 5413 Hickory Ave., Panama City. Come watch a day of skating in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Admission is $10. For more information, visit or call 850-763-8551.


A superior AC to host the Veteran and First Responder Appreciation Luncheon

A senior AC will host a Veterans and First Responders Appreciation Luncheon Jan. 18 at the Texas Roadhouse, Pier Park North.

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 18 at Texas Roadhouse, Pier Park North, 15660 Panama City Beach Parkway, Panama City Beach. All veterans and first responders are invited to an appreciation breakfast. A Superior Air Conditioning Co., along with many sponsors, hold this quarterly event to recognize our heroes. Enter to win a free HVAC system. One first responder or veteran per quarter will be chosen to win. The gift is open to anyone who has served in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines or Coast Guard and all first responders including paramedics/medics, police, sheriffs and firefighters. To register, visit For more information, contact Steve Richmond at 850-427-8398.

WEDNESDAY January 19

Relax facing the bay as you listen to Alice’s on Bayview Ukulele Orchestra

The Ukulele Orchestra of St Andrews will perform at Alice's on Bayview on January 19.

6-8 p.m. Jan. 19 at Alice’s on Bayview, 1000 Bayview Ave., Panama City. Join the ukulele fun at Alice’s on Bayview Restaurant & Bar in historic St. Andrews for an evening with the St Andrews Ukulele Orchestra. For more information, call 850-640-4516 or visit

Beach side? Put your knowledge to the test with a quiz night at Beef ‘O’ Brady’s

Beef 'O' Brady's at 11226 Hutchison Blvd.  in Panama City Beach will host a quiz night on January 19.

6:30-8:30 p.m. Jan. 19 at Beef ‘O’ Brady’s Panama City Beach, 11226 Hutchison Blvd., Panama City Beach. Bring a team of two to six people and join Beef’s at the Beach and test your knowledge in a free quiz night. This fun trivia night features five to six rounds on topics like movies, sports, and general knowledge. Gift certificates are given to the two best teams. For more information, call 850-739-4647 or visit