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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 10/31/2014 to 11/30/2014

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Nov 6, 2014 - Nov 16, 2014  10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

30th Annual Frank Brown International Songwriters' Festival

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30th Annual Frank Brown International Songwriters
Flora-Bama Lounge & Oyster Bar
17401 Perdido Key Drive
Pensacola, FL 32507
850-492-0611

 The Frank Brown International Songwriters Festival will celebrate its 30th birthday in style, presenting a memorable lineup of Grammy-winning performers and up-and-coming hit-makers Nov. 6-16 at venues in Perdido Key, Pensacola and along the Gulf Coast.The festival is ...

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The Hangout
The Hangout
101 East Beach Boulevard
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-3030

Held annually on the white sands of the Alabama coastline in the heart of the Gulf Coast, this year’s Oyster Cook-off will bring together celebrity chefs from across the U.S. as well as a long list of well-known Gulf coast restaurateurs. Set for Nov.7-9, the event is present...

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National Museum of Naval Aviation
1750 Radford Blvd
Pensacola, FL 32508
850-453-2389

Gate admission is free. Gates open at 8 am each day.The show begins at 9 am, with the Blue Angel Flight Demonstration Team scheduled to fly around 2 pm. The Blue Angel pilots do sign autographs after the show. Over 100,000 people are expected to view the show daily. Visitors...

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National Museum of Naval Aviation
1750 Radford Blvd
Pensacola, FL 32508
850-453-2389

Gate admission is free. Gates open at 8 am each day.The show begins at 9 am, with the Blue Angel Flight Demonstration Team scheduled to fly around 2 pm. The Blue Angel pilots do sign autographs after the show. Over 100,000 people are expected to view the show daily. Visitors...

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The Hangout
The Hangout
101 East Beach Boulevard
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-3030

Held annually on the white sands of the Alabama coastline in the heart of the Gulf Coast, this year’s Oyster Cook-off will bring together celebrity chefs from across the U.S. as well as a long list of well-known Gulf coast restaurateurs. Set for Nov.7-9, the event is present...

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National Museum of Naval Aviation
1750 Radford Blvd
Pensacola, FL 32508
850-453-2389

Gate admission is free. Gates open at 8 am each day.The show begins at 9 am, with the Blue Angel Flight Demonstration Team scheduled to fly around 2 pm. The Blue Angel pilots do sign autographs after the show. Over 100,000 people are expected to view the show daily. Visitors...

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The Hangout
The Hangout
101 East Beach Boulevard
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-3030

Held annually on the white sands of the Alabama coastline in the heart of the Gulf Coast, this year’s Oyster Cook-off will bring together celebrity chefs from across the U.S. as well as a long list of well-known Gulf coast restaurateurs. Set for Nov.7-9, the event is present...

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Nov 28, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014

Bellingrath's Magic Christmas in Lights

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Bellingrath Gardens and Home
12401 Bellingrath Gardens Rd
Theodore, AL 36582
251 973-2217

Dates:  November 29 – December 31, 2013 (Closed December 25th)Enjoy one of the most popular holiday events in the Southeast.  Stroll through the gardens with more than three million twinkling lights in over 835 custom designed set pieces in 12 scenes. Tour the Bell...

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September 02
Featured Event

Sep 2, 2014 - Nov 20, 2014  3:15 PM - 5:15 PM

After School Arts Program at the Coastal Arts Center of Orange Be...

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Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach
26389 Canal Road
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-981-ARTS (2787)

Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach After School Arts Program12 week Fall Semester starts Sept. 212 week Spring Semester starts Jan. 133:15-5:15 p.m. Tuesdays - Art in Nature ($140 fall semester - due upon registration)Available to 2nd-6th graders@ Coastal Arts Cen...

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October 31
Featured Event

Oct 31, 2014

13th Annual Angel Ride

Annual Holiday Events Music & Nightlife
Oak Hollow Farm
14210 Greeno Road
Fairhope, AL 36532
251-243-0365

Announcing the legendary southern rock band, Lynyrd Skynyrd! With a catalog of over 60 albums, sales beyond 30 million worldwide and their beloved classic American rock anthem “Sweet Home Alabama” having over two million downloaded ringtones, Rock & Roll Hall of Famers L...

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Oct 31, 2014  2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Snake Encounters

Nature
Gulf State Park
22120 Campground Road
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-948-7275

Visit the Nature Center to learn all about our native snakes. Bring a camera and get your picture touching a beautiful snake

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Oct 31, 2014  5:00 PM

Cool Rayz

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

CoolRayz is 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 you soak up some CoolRayz.

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Wales West RV Resort & Light Railway
13670 Smiley Street
Silverhill, AL 36576
1-888-569-5337

All Aboard the Pumpkin Patch Express at Wales West RV Resort and Light Railway, opening Friday Oct. 3, 2014 through Friday, Oct. 31, 2014.  Ride an authentic Steam Train to the Haunted barn and kiddie-friendly Pumpkin Patch, decorate your own Pumpkin, enjoy Refreshments...

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Oct 31, 2014  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

2nd annual Scarecrow Fest & Fall Fest

Annual Holiday Events
Pelican Place at Craft Farms
3800 Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-968-3638

Pelican Place at Craft Farms will host a scarecrow building contest as part of its 2nd Annual Scarecrow Fest & Fall Fest. The contest is free to enter and cash prizes will be awarded ($100 for first place) to the top three scarecrows in the Individual category.The contes...

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Oct 31, 2014  6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Trunk R Treat at The Wharf

Annual Holiday Events
The Wharf
The Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-967-4840

The Christian Life Church Trunk or Treat, a spectacular family festival, will be held on Friday, Oct. 31 from 6 – 8:30 p.m. at The Wharf in Orange Beach. In addition to lots – and we mean lots – of candy for children of all ages along the long lines of decorated cars, this...

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The Hangout
101 East Beach Blvd
Gulf Shores, AL 36542-
251-948-3030

Come check out The Hangout's very own Haunted House! $7 admission / $5 for kids 7pm to 10pm Live music on the Mermaid Stage at 7pm!

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Oct 31, 2014  8:00 PM

Logan & Jen

Music & Nightlife
Papa Rocco's
101 West 6th Street
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-7262

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Live Bait Food & Spirits and Live Bait Too!
Live Bait Food & Spirits and Live Bait Too! 24281 Perdido Beach Blvd Orang... (more)
24281 Perdido Beach Blvd
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-974-1395

Halloween party on Friday, Oct 31 at 8:00 p.m. Costume contest, win $500- $250- $150. Entertainment by DJ Nick.

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