Some Links to our Local Friends

half hitch

Half Hitch carries outdoor equipment, gear, fishing tackle, marine supply, accessories, and clothing for almost any activity or adventure you want!

Visit our website to shop, stay informed about the fish and game industry, area events, educational seminars, tournaments, product information, special promotions, and contest. With six locations, Half Hitch is ready to help you.

Half Hitch - Fishing tackle, outdoor equipment, marine supplies

BetsyAnn River Boat

From the time you board the Betsy Ann Riverboat, in total wonder and amazement, until the time you step off of the boat hugging the crew members goodbye…We promise you an experience that will create memories to last a lifetime. Come aboard…close your eyes…listen to the paddles slapping the water in perfect time…and let your mind wander! There is no better way to enjoy the beautiful waters and scenery of historic St Andrews Bay.

The BetsyAnn River Boat Trips

Established in the 80s, Venture Out Vacations has earned a reputation for providing the most affordable, family-friendly, beach rentals in Panama City Beach, Florida. Their warm and personable approach, coupled with their professionalism and hospitality, has endeared them to many families who now consider Venture Out Vacations an annual port of call, returning year after year to create new memories together. If you are looking for a truly unforgettable experience in the Panama City Beach area, the Venture Out Vacations team is waiting to serve you.

Venture Out Vacations

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Our Other Venues

The Shrimp Boat

Is located in Historic St. Andrews. The Shrimp Boat Seafood Restaurant also is a has more to offer including amazing steaks, pasta, sushi, drinks and top-notch service. It is also home to multiple venues that are sure to be perfect for your next special event.


From wedding ceremonies under the old oak tree at “The Point” to a business luncheon over looking St Andrews Bay in the Palmetto Room (occupancy 162), let The Shrimp Boat  help you make your next event a memorable one. The main dining room is stylish yet offers a casual dinning experience with a comprehensive menu offering mouthwatering hand-cut steaks to succulent seafood dishes as well as a children’s menu.


Gracie Rae Bar and Grill.

Bay front dining, with the freshest seafood, killer sandwiches and live entertainment!

Behind the Shrimp Boat, located Smith yacht basin on St. Andrews Bay, Gracie Rae Bar and Grill has an extensive menu and also some of the best sunset views you could imagine!