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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. 

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Oct 1, 2014 - Oct 25, 2014

21st annual Tanger PinkSTYLE campaign

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Tanger Outlet Center
2601 S. McKenzie
Foley, AL 36535
251-943-9303

In support of the ongoing efforts to end breast cancer, Tanger Outlets Foley invites its customers to “think pink” this Fall and help support the search for a cure during the 21st annual Tanger PinkSTYLE campaign.From September 15 through October 25, the Tanger PinkSTYLE Cam...

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Oct 1, 2014 - Oct 30, 2014  12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Experimenting with Acrylics/Marion Hawks

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

Marion Hawks will teach an acrylic art class on Thursdays from September 25 until October 30.  The price for the six week class is $120.00. A list of supplies needed is available at the Gulf Coast Arts Alliance Gallery or can be sent by email. Those interested may conta...

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Oct 1, 2014 - Oct 30, 2014  5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Watercolor with Mary Lou Nicolai

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

Mary Lou Nicolai will conduct classes in watercolor on Thursdays from Sept. 25 until Oct. 30.  The cost for this six week workshop is $120.00.  A list of materials is available at the Gulf Coast Arts Alliance office or can be emailed.  Those interested may cal...

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Oct 1, 2014  5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Open Mic/Nigel

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Tacky Jack's Gulf Shores
240 East 24th Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-8881

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Oct 1, 2014  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Karaoke

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Happy Harbor on the Line
17400 Perdido Key Drive
Pensacola, FL 32507
850-492-8228

Every Wednesday 6:00 p.m.

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Oct 1, 2014  8:00 PM

Smokey & Mark

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

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Oct 1, 2014  8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Karaoke

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Behind the Pines Restaurant
8818 Highway 180 West
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-3052

Every Wednesday at 8:00 p.m.

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Oct 1, 2014  9:30 PM - 11:30 PM

Karaoke

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The Undertow Bar & Grill
25025 Canal Road
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251 981-3331

Wednesday-Friday 9:30 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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Cayman Grill
26189 Canal Road
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-968-3900

Join the St. Andrew Women as "Style Sets the Season" for the Second Annual Joni Hicks Memorial Style Show and Luncheon on Thursday, October 2 at Cayman Grill. Doors will open at 11:00 a.m. Fall fashions will be presented from some of our local boutiques that you will not wan...

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Oct 2, 2014  5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Karaoke

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Tacky Jack's Gulf Shores
240 East 24th Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-8881

Every Thursday 5:30 p.m.

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Oct 2, 2014  8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Karaoke

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Mud Bugs Seafood Bar & Grill
624 Gulf Shores Pkwy.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-8081

Thursday - Saturday 8:00 p.m.

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Oct 2, 2014  9:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Karaoke

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Tacky Jack's 2 - Fort Morgan
1577 Hwy 180 West
Gulf Shores, AL 36542-
251 968.8341

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Oct 2, 2014  9:30 PM - 11:30 PM

Karaoke

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The Undertow Bar & Grill
25025 Canal Road
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251 981-3331

Wednesday-Friday 9:30 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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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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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 3, 2014  6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Wine Dinners at The Beach Club

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Wine Dinners at The Beach Club
Coast Restaurant at The Beach Club
925 Beach Club Trail
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-224-3600

Coast restaurant and pinnacle imports’ Marcie Kinsey present   Spanish varietals   Bodegas laxas, albarino, 2012 Vietnamese salmon meatballs Baby butter lettuce, shaved onions Sweet chili sauce   Can feixes bianco seleccio do penedes, 2013 Coast cob...

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Oct 3, 2014  6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Coast's Wine Dinners at The Beach Club

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The Beach Club
925 Beach Club Trail
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-224-3600

The Beach Club in Gulf Shores is bringing fine wines from around the world to the Gulf Coast with its ever popular   Travel the globe as award-winning Chef Brody Olive prepares a delectable four-course meal designed to complement the evening’s featured wines.  You ...

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Oct 3, 2014  7:00 PM

Mario Mena Band

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

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Orange Beach Golf Center & Driving Range
4700 Easy Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-269-0555

The Pleasure Island based Mystical Order of Mirams will host its inaugural Golf for Cancer Glow in the Dark Golf Tourney on Friday, Oct. 3 at Orange Beach Golf Center, located at 4700 Easy St. in Orange Beach.Money raised from the tourney will support the Gulf Coast Cancer C...

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Oct 3, 2014  8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Karaoke

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Mud Bugs Seafood Bar & Grill
624 Gulf Shores Pkwy.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-8081

Thursday - Saturday 8:00 p.m.

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Oct 3, 2014  9:30 PM - 11:30 PM

Karaoke

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The Undertow Bar & Grill
25025 Canal Road
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251 981-3331

Wednesday-Friday 9:30 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

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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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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 4, 2014  8:00 AM

Creek Crawl Obstacle Run

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Graham Creek Nature Preserve
23460 Wolf Bay Dr.
Foley, AL 36535
251-952-4011

The Creek Crawl Obstacle Run, a fundraiser for educational programs at Graham Creek Nature Preserve in Foley, will be held at 8 a.m.on Oct. 4 at the Preserve, located at 23460 Wolf Bay Dr.in Foley.The race includes a new 5Kand a 5 mile course. The 5Kwill have 18 obstacles, s...

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Oct 4, 2014  8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Saturday Morning Road Bike Ride

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Infinity Bicycles
4575 Orange Beach Boulevard
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-974-1727

Road Ride: Riders may join us for a 24-35 mile ride in and around Orange Beach. The ride usually averages 17 mph. Check our Shop Calendar or Facebook page for time changes or canceled rides. Group RidesWhat you need to ride with us? ¦The willingness to get out and ride! ...

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Oct 4, 2014  10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Inaugural Gulf Coast Gospel Jubilee

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998 W.Section Ave
Foley, AL 
251-943-8955

The 1st Annual Gulf Coast Gospel Jubilee will be held on Oct. 4 from 10 a.m. ‘til 6p.m. at the Foley Sports Complex, located at 998 W.Section Ave., in Foley.A fundraiser for The Light House and C.A.R.E. House is being hosted by The Foley Police Department, Calvary Chapel Fel...

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Oct 4, 2014  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Gulf Coast Arts Alliance Art Market

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Gulf Coast Arts Alliance Art Gallery
400 East 22nd Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-2627

The Gulf Coast Arts Alliance Art Market, in partnership with the City of Gulf Shores, is held the first Saturday of most months under the beautiful oaks of Meyer Park, 400 East 22nd Avenue, Gulf Shores.  Approximately 40 local and regional artists display for sale their...