Articles tagged “spring break”

Florida Beach Town’s Tourism Rebounds After Violent Spring Break

Florida Beach Town’s Tourism Rebounds After Violent Spring Break

Melissa Nelson-Gabriel, Associated Press

The Spring Break violence in Panama City Beach, Florida seems to have pushed the locals into action as they try to address excessive drinking and overcrowding. In addition to just clamping down on enforcement there is a public-private partnership to develop a new sports facility near the beach.

4 years ago

Panama City Is Desperate to Improve Its Reputation as a Spring Break Disaster

Panama City Is Desperate to Improve Its Reputation as a Spring Break Disaster

Associated Press

We're pretty sure that 11 months of disinfectants can't clean up the mess of one spring break.

4 years ago

Florida Towns Try to Help Panama City Solve Its Spring Break Tourist Dilemma

Florida Towns Try to Help Panama City Solve Its Spring Break Tourist Dilemma

Tamara Lush and Melissa Nelson-Gabriel, Associated Press

How do you convince businesses that the best few weeks of their year are actually bad?

4 years ago