Give your family a white Christmas with a getaway to Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. While the chances of seeing snow are slim, you can experience the Alabama Gulf Coast’s version of a white Christmas, including making snowmen out of sand while you relax (more…)
The influx of car tags from Midwestern states during the early fall and winter months can mean only one thing: it’s snowbird season on the Alabama Gulf Coast. Driven by cold temperatures in the northern climes, our winter guests, or snowbirds, migrate (more…)
Hear those bells jingling? The holiday season is right around the corner and we’ve got a calendar filled with the perfect events to put you in the holiday spirit.
First things first, get your holiday retreat booked for a great Christmas or New Year’s (more…)
We’ve already kicked off November with the SEC Women’s Soccer Championship and the Alabama Soccer Festival, but there are still plenty of action-packed events left on the Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Sports Commission’s schedule in November, so be sure (more…)
The holidays are a special time to visit Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. There’s something to be said about spending the holidays near the beach. In 2014, I was able to do just that and experience a whole different type of white Christmas during (more…)
What it is: Now in its 31st year, The Frank Brown International Songwriters’ Festival is a ten-day musical journey taking place November 5-15 and featuring Grammy Award winners as well as up-and-coming songwriters. With performances in multiple locations (more…)
You’ll be looking to the skies Nov. 7 at the Blue Angels Homecoming Show when the Navy’s flight demonstration team performs its great feats of skill and courage to a packed field at the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, Florida.
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Ask any full-time resident on the Alabama Gulf Coast to name their favorite season and fall wins hands-down. Mild temperatures, spectacular sunsets, smaller crowds and lower rates combine to make autumn magical along our white-sand beaches.
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