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Explore the activities happening along the Alabama Gulf Coast and decide how you want to spend your vacation. You can be as busy as you want. With the plethora of events and activities offered, there’s something for everyone, from the young to the young-at-heart. Festivals, plays, music, history, sports and nature are just some of the wide variety of Orange Beach and Gulf Shores events you can find here year-round. Discover a whole new level of options when you vacation on Alabama's white-sand beaches. 

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DISPLAY EVENTS FROM 01/30/2015 to 03/01/2015

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Snowbird Lecture Series presents: Dauphin Island Sea Lab
Orange Beach Welcome Center
23685 Perdido Beach Blvd
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-974-1510

Come to the Orange Beach Welcome Center on Wednesday, February 4 at 11 a.m. and hear this great educational presentation on marine mammals in our area and what to do if you encounter a stranded animal.

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Snowbird Lecture Series presents: Weeks Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve
Orange Beach Welcome Center
Conference Room
23685 Perdido Beach Blvd
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-974-1510

Located along the eastern shore of Mobile Bay, the Weeks Bay estuary, "where rivers meet the sea,” is an important site of scientific research on estuarine ecology and contains a variety of habitats which support a diverse and important assemblage of native plants and animal...

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Snowbird Lecture Series presents: Gulf State Park with naturalist Kelly Reetz
Orange Beach Welcome Center
23685 Perdido Beach Blvd
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-974-1510

Come hear Kelly on Thursday, February 12 at 1 p.m. as she talks about the sea turtles and shorebirds that are native to the Gulf Coast region.  It is our goal to inspire people to care for the environment by expanding their knowledge of the state’s natural resources thr...

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Feb 13, 2015  6:30 PM

Mystical Order of Mirams Parade

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Begins at Wintzell's and ends at Hwy 161, Orange Beach
24131 Perdido Beach Blvd.
Orange Beach, AL 36561

Watch and enjoy as revelers throw sweets, trinkets, beads and toys.

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Feb 14, 2015  5:30 PM

Mystics of Pleasure Mardi Gras Parade

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Begins at Wintzell's and ends at Perdido Beach Resort, Orange Beach
24281 Perdido Beach Blvd
Orange Beach, AL 36561

See the Mystics of Pleasure after the Orange Beach Parade!!! Watch and enjoy as revellers throw sweets, trinkets, beads and toys.

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Feb 17, 2015  10:00 AM

Gulf Shores Mardi Gras Parade

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Begins at Hwy 59 at Clubhouse Drive and ends at Main Beach Gulf Shores.
Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

Laissez les bons temp roulet! (Let the good times roll!) Get ready to shout, "Hey, Mister! Throw me a Moon Pie!"

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Feb 17, 2015  2:00 PM

Orange Beach Mardi Gras Parade

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Begins at Wintzell's and ends at Hwy 161, Orange Beach
24131 Perdido Beach Blvd.
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-981-6979

Laissez les bons temp roulet! (Let the good times roll!) Parade will end at Hwy. 161. Get ready to shout, "Hey, Mister! Throw me a Moon Pie!" Future Mardi Gras Day Dates:March 4, 2014 and February 17, 2015.

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January 01
Featured Event
Bellingrath Gardens and Home
12401 Bellingrath Gardens Road
Theodore, AL 36582
251-973-2217

Dates: January 1 - February 28, 2015See Bellingrath's famed Camellias and an interesting winter garden filled with the blooms of ornamental kale, mustard and cabbages, pansies and violas, primrose, cyclamen, tulips, daffodils and hyacinths.

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January 06
Featured Event

Jan 6, 2015 - Feb 10, 2015  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Painting in Pastel with Tommy Vogel

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Gulf Coast Arts Alliance Art Gallery
225 East 24th Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-2627

Resident artist and teacher, Tommy Vogel, will conduct a six-week class entitled Painting in Pastel.  The class will begin on January 6 from 10:00 a.m. until Noon and will be at the GCAA Art Gallery.  The cost of the six-week course is $130.00 and all supplies are ...

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January 07
Featured Event

Jan 7, 2015 - Feb 11, 2015  10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Pottery, Hand-building and Glazing

Arts & Culture Snowbird Events
Gulf Coast Arts Alliance Art Gallery
225 East 24th Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-2627

Professional pottery, Anne Webb, will conduct a six-week class on the art of hand-building and glazing pottery.  Classes will be held at the GCAA Art Gallery beginning on January 7 from 10:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.  The cost of the six-week course is $160.00.  ...

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January 08
Featured Event

Jan 8, 2015 - Feb 12, 2015  10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Painting with Watercolor

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Gulf Coast Arts Alliance Art Gallery
225 East 24th Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-2627

Professional artist and instructor, Rich Willows, will teach a six-week course in painting with watercolor.  The classes will be at the GCAA Art Gallery beginning January 8 from 10:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.  The cost of the six-week course is $130.00.  A list o...

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January 09
Featured Event

Jan 9, 2015 - Feb 13, 2015  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain

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Gulf Coast Arts Alliance Art Gallery
225 East 24th Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-2627

Professional artist, Mary Lou Nicolai, nicolaistudioart.com, will be teaching a six-week class in drawing on the right side of the brain.  This fun class will be held at the GCAA Art Gallery beginning January 9 from 10:00 a.m. until Noon.  The cost of the six-week ...

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January 30
Featured Event

Jan 30, 2015  2:00 PM

Johnny Barbato

Music & Nightlife
Flora-Bama Lounge & Oyster Bar
Main Room
17401 Perdido Key Drive
Pensacola, FL 32507
850-492-0611

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Jan 30, 2015  2:00 PM

Destiny Brown

Music & Nightlife
Flora-Bama Lounge & Oyster Bar
Yacht Club
17401 Perdido Key Drive
Pensacola, FL 32507
850-492-0611

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Jan 30, 2015  4:00 PM

JERI

Music & Nightlife
Lucy Buffett's LuLu's
200 East 25th Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-967-LULU (5858)

JERI are members of the band Cool Rayz.  They are blend of Rock, R&B, Funk, and Soul.  You will be dancin the night away to all your favorite cover as this high energy group lays down the groove.  Come enjoy some of our wonderful Gulf Seafood as rock the n...

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Jan 30, 2015  5:30 PM

Jack Robertson Show

Music & Nightlife
Flora-Bama Lounge & Oyster Bar
Bama Dome
17401 Perdido Key Drive
Pensacola, FL 32507
850-492-0611

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Jan 30, 2015  6:00 PM

Neil Dover CD Release Party

Music & Nightlife
Flora-Bama Lounge & Oyster Bar
Main Room
17401 Perdido Key Drive
Pensacola, FL 32507
850-492-0611

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