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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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Mar 2, 2015 - Mar 30, 2015  9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Beginning Acrylic Painting

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

Professional artist, Kathleen Tucker, will conduct a class for beginners in acrylic painting.  The classes will be taught for thirteen weeks beginning January 5, from 9:00-11:30 a.m., at the Gulf Coast Arts Alliance Art Gallery. The cost for each class is $40 and all su...

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Mar 2, 2015 - Mar 30, 2015  12:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Intermediate Acrylic Painting

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

Professional artist, Kathleen Tucker, will conduct a thirteen week series of classes for intermediates in acrylic painting.  Classes will begin on January 5, from Noon until 2:30 p.m., at the GCAA Art Gallery.  The cost of each class is $40.00 and all supplies are ...

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Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge
Tours will meet at the Mobile Street Parking Lot
12295 State Hwy. 180
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-540-7720

Beginner and experienced bird watchers, young and old, are welcome to come out and enjoy the beauty of birds and nature itself.

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Mar 2, 2015  10:00 AM - 4:00 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

Tommy Vogel will be teaching classes in pastel each Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the Gulf Coast Arts Alliance Art Gallery.  Tommy provides all materials and students complete a painting each class.  Individual classes are $35.00,...

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Mar 2, 2015  5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Brent Burns

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

Brent Burns was born in Seminole, Oklahoma, and moved to Phoenix, Arizona in 1958. While attending high school and Community college sports were important, but music was in his blood. Brent soon strapped on an electric guitar and was fronting a rock-n-roll band. Lif...

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Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge
Tours will meet at the Jeff Friend Trail
12295 State Hwy. 180
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-540-7720

Beginner and experienced bird watchers, young and old, are welcome to come out and enjoy the beauty of birds and nature itself.

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Mar 3, 2015  9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Prayer Shawl Group

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First Presbyterian Church of Gulf Shores
309 East 21st Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-968-7720

Prayer Shawl Group will meet each Tuesday at 9:00 a.m. beginning January 6 through March 2015.Compassion and the love of knitting/crocheting have been combined into a prayerful ministry and spiritual practice which reaches out to those in need of comfort and solace, as well ...

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Mar 3, 2015  10:00 AM - 4:00 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

Tommy Vogel will be teaching classes in pastel each Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the Gulf Coast Arts Alliance Art Gallery.  Tommy provides all materials and students complete a painting each class.  Individual classes are $35.00,...

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Thomas B. Norton Gulf Shores Library
221 West 19th Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-968-1176

March 3 from 10:30-Noon – Turn your old books into works of art. All supplies provided. Sign up at circulation desk.

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Mar 3, 2015  4:00 PM

Ronnie Presley

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

Being a singer/songwriter as well as a solo entertainer has opened a few doors. I am very excited about being involved in the Gulf Coast songwriting community that will showcase my writing and performing talents for the new fans and friends I have made on the Gul...

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Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge
Tours will meet at the Jeff Friend Trail
12295 State Hwy. 180
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-540-7720

Beginner and experienced bird watchers, young and old, are welcome to come out and enjoy the beauty of birds and nature itself.

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Mar 4, 2015  9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Kayak Fishing Class

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