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Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

Find fun Orange Beach and Gulf Shores events here

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. 

Search by category to look for a certain type of event, choose a date range from our drop down menu, or use the calendar to see all the events scheduled for when you visit.

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FESTIVAL Events

Featured Events
Featured Event
450 Fairhope Avenue
Fairhope, AL 36532

We offer expertly guided trips by foot and on boat to prime birding locations on the Alabama Coastal Birding Trail. Our location on the northern Gulf Coast makes this area a major stopover for migratory birds from all over North America—and so fall is a great time to add all...

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450 Fairhope Avenue
Fairhope, AL 36532

We offer expertly guided trips by foot and on boat to prime birding locations on the Alabama Coastal Birding Trail. Our location on the northern Gulf Coast makes this area a major stopover for migratory birds from all over North America—and so fall is a great time to add all...

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Oct 3, 2014 - Oct 4, 2014  10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Wind Creek LA Gumbo Festival "Tailgate Edition" at The Wharf

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The Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-424-1242

Calling all Gumbo Masters and college football tailgaters from the Southeast! Aloha Hospitality – parent company of Baumhower’s Restaurant, Bob’s Victory Grille, Bimini Bob’s Cabana Café and Compleat Angler Seafood Grille and Bar – has announced details for its upcoming Wind...

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450 Fairhope Avenue
Fairhope, AL 36532

We offer expertly guided trips by foot and on boat to prime birding locations on the Alabama Coastal Birding Trail. Our location on the northern Gulf Coast makes this area a major stopover for migratory birds from all over North America—and so fall is a great time to add all...

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Oct 9, 2014  10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival

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43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival
Coastal Alabama Business Chamber
Main Public Beach, Gulf Shores
101 Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-968-7511

Savor fresh from the gulf seafood at the 43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival during this four-day event that attracts over 300,000 people. This year the festival will play host to more than 80 hours of musical entertainment featuring a lineup of national, regional and local...

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Oct 10, 2014  10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival

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43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival
Coastal Alabama Business Chamber
Main Public Beach, Gulf Shores
101 Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-968-7511

Savor fresh from the gulf seafood at the 43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival during this four-day event that attracts over 300,000 people. This year the festival will play host to more than 80 hours of musical entertainment featuring a lineup of national, regional and local...

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Oct 11, 2014  10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival

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43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival
Coastal Alabama Business Chamber
Main Public Beach, Gulf Shores
101 Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-968-7511

Savor fresh from the gulf seafood at the 43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival during this four-day event that attracts over 300,000 people. This year the festival will play host to more than 80 hours of musical entertainment featuring a lineup of national, regional and local...

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Oct 12, 2014  10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival

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43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival
Coastal Alabama Business Chamber
Main Public Beach, Gulf Shores
101 Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-968-7511

Savor fresh from the gulf seafood at the 43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival during this four-day event that attracts over 300,000 people. This year the festival will play host to more than 80 hours of musical entertainment featuring a lineup of national, regional and local...

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October 02
Featured Event
450 Fairhope Avenue
Fairhope, AL 36532

We offer expertly guided trips by foot and on boat to prime birding locations on the Alabama Coastal Birding Trail. Our location on the northern Gulf Coast makes this area a major stopover for migratory birds from all over North America—and so fall is a great time to add all...

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October 03
Featured Event
450 Fairhope Avenue
Fairhope, AL 36532

We offer expertly guided trips by foot and on boat to prime birding locations on the Alabama Coastal Birding Trail. Our location on the northern Gulf Coast makes this area a major stopover for migratory birds from all over North America—and so fall is a great time to add all...

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Streets of downtown Mobile

 

An outdoor music festival in Alabama's historic Port City on Mobile Bay. More than 125 national, regional and local musical acts featuring everything from country and classic rock to jazz and gospel. Friday, 6:30 p.m.- midnight; Saturday 2:00 p.m.-midnight; Sunday 2:00 p.m.-...

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Oct 3, 2014 - Oct 4, 2014  10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Wind Creek LA Gumbo Festival "Tailgate Edition" at The Wharf

Arts & Culture Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Music & Nightlife
The Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-424-1242

Calling all Gumbo Masters and college football tailgaters from the Southeast! Aloha Hospitality – parent company of Baumhower’s Restaurant, Bob’s Victory Grille, Bimini Bob’s Cabana Café and Compleat Angler Seafood Grille and Bar – has announced details for its upcoming Wind...

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October 04
Featured Event
Streets of downtown Mobile

 

An outdoor music festival in Alabama's historic Port City on Mobile Bay. More than 125 national, regional and local musical acts featuring everything from country and classic rock to jazz and gospel. Friday, 6:30 p.m.- midnight; Saturday 2:00 p.m.-midnight; Sunday 2:00 p.m.-...

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450 Fairhope Avenue
Fairhope, AL 36532

We offer expertly guided trips by foot and on boat to prime birding locations on the Alabama Coastal Birding Trail. Our location on the northern Gulf Coast makes this area a major stopover for migratory birds from all over North America—and so fall is a great time to add all...

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Oct 4, 2014  2:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Oktoberfest

Annual Outdoor & Festivals
Flora-Bama Lounge & Oyster Bar
17401 Perdido Key Drive
Pensacola, FL 32507
850-492-0611

  Break out your lederhosen’s for the Flora-Bama’s Oktoberfest, because it's time to welcome the fall at the fifth annual Oktoberfest! Brats, sauerkraut, and a variety of German beer flow during this festival. We even have a liter stein for drinking experience. German ...

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October 05
Featured Event
Streets of downtown Mobile

 

An outdoor music festival in Alabama's historic Port City on Mobile Bay. More than 125 national, regional and local musical acts featuring everything from country and classic rock to jazz and gospel. Friday, 6:30 p.m.- midnight; Saturday 2:00 p.m.-midnight; Sunday 2:00 p.m.-...

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October 09
Featured Event

Oct 9, 2014  10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival

Annual Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Music & Nightlife
43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival
Coastal Alabama Business Chamber
Main Public Beach, Gulf Shores
101 Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-968-7511

Savor fresh from the gulf seafood at the 43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival during this four-day event that attracts over 300,000 people. This year the festival will play host to more than 80 hours of musical entertainment featuring a lineup of national, regional and local...

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October 10
Featured Event

Oct 10, 2014  10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival

Annual Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Music & Nightlife
43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival
Coastal Alabama Business Chamber
Main Public Beach, Gulf Shores
101 Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-968-7511

Savor fresh from the gulf seafood at the 43rd Annual National Shrimp Festival during this four-day event that attracts over 300,000 people. This year the festival will play host to more than 80 hours of musical entertainment featuring a lineup of national, regional and local...

View Details Map & Details