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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 25, 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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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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City of Gulf Shores Tennis facilities Peninsula Golf & Racquet Club The Bea... (more)

 
251-974-2468

Over 400 athletes from the State of Alabama battle it out for the Southern State Senior and Super Senior Championships. Join the excitement and watch matches at The Peninsula, The Beach Club and the George C Meyer Tennis Center.

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251-968-4569

Come out and enjoy a wonderful wellness weekend in Gulf Shores! Yoga will be taking place Friday and Saturday at Glow Yoga in Gulf Shores and on Sunday, there will be a seminar with Sid McNairy at the Gulf State Park Pavilion. Contact Glow Yoga or visit their website for mor...

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

Hot Air Balloons will be glowing on the Great Lawn during the evening for kids to enjoy while they are trick-or-treating throughout the gardens. Special admission rates begin at 5:00 PM.

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14755 Oak Street
Magnolia Springs, AL 
251-965-7452

Anglers and families looking for an afternoon of fishing-related fun will have a new event to enjoy this fall. The first St. Paul’s Episcopal Chapel Speckled Trout Invitational is set for Saturday, October 25, and includes a weigh-In party and fish fry open to the public.The...

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Oct 25, 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 25, 2014  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The Original German Sausage Festival

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Elberta Town Park
Main Street
Elberta, AL 36530

Held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The best German Sausage you have ever tasted! Made from a secret recipe developed by the founding fathers of Elberta, AL. This is the only place you can get the real thing! Arts and crafts, live music, carnival rides, baked goods and more. Don't fo...

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Oct 25, 2014  9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

31st Annual Renaissance Festival "Gatalop 31"

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Fort Gaines Historic Site
51 Bienville Boulevard
Dauphin Island, AL 36528
251-861-6992

Hosted by the Society of Creative Anachronism, the Barony of Osprey will present Life in the Middle Ages. You will see Knight in Armor as they storm the castle, view melee's and sieges. Visit with Lords, Ladies, Artist and Medieval Merchants. Watch our resident Blacksmith de...

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105 S Church St,
Fairhope, AL 

Fairhope Local invites you to register  for its inaugural “Run Forrest Run” 5k Prediction Run (and 1 Mile Fun Run) Saturday, October 25th at 11 a.m. The registration fee is $20 (until Oct. 19th) and participants will receive a t-shirt and goodie bag filled with cou...

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Oct 25, 2014  2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Boo at the Zoo 2014

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Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo
Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo
1204 Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251 968-5732

Grab your little goblins and join the staff at the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo for its annual “Boo at the Zoo!” on Thursday, October 25 from 2-5 p.m. Admission is $2 for adults and $1 for kids. And the event includes games, prizes, snacks, and a costume contest at 5 p.m. for litt...

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Hugh S. Branyon Backcountry Trail
Orange Beach Sportsplex
4389 William Silvers Pkwy
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-948-7275 x2127

Running Scared 5k Run/Walk and Wicked Woods Festival Offer Fun for All AgesPost-run Festivities Include Haunted Hayrides, Spooky Forest, Ghost Stories, Food, Music and MoreRunning Scared is back and promises to be a fun treat for people of all ages. The Hugh S. Branyon B...

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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 25, 2014  5:30 PM

Jack Robertson Show (aka Big Earl)

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

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

Saturday - Oct 25, 2014 DJ Dance Party featuring: Ellux Furor Costume Contest...Sexiest/Scariest/Most Original...win $1000 in cash and prizes! Tickets: 18yrs to 20yrs - $25 advance / $30 at door 21yrs and up - $15 adva...

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Oct 25, 2014  7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

3rd Annual Treasure of the Isle Halloween Costume Party

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Orange Beach Community Center
27235 Canal Road
Orange Beach, AL 36561

Come join us for a night of fun and dancing on Saturday October 25 from 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. Tickets are $25.00 and available from any TOI member. Look your best, costumes will be judged and awarded. Set-ups and food will be provided. BYOB. Music by Hot Sand 2.0 and Barstool...

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South Baldwin Community Theatre
2022 West 2nd Street
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-968-6721

South Baldwin Community Theater in Gulf Shores will present "Rapunzel,” its first Young Artist Series production of the 2014- 2015 season, October 17, 18, 24 and 25 at 7:30 p.m. and October 19 & 26 at 2 p.m. Adult tickets are $10, students tickets are $5, and children 2 ...

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Oct 25, 2014  7:30 PM

Spooky Movies on the Lawn

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The Wharf
On the Lawn
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-224-1000

Enjoy Spooky Movies on the Lawn with Hocus Pocus & Monsters! October 25th from 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm. Free popcorn and hayrides!

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Oct 25, 2014  8:00 PM

Johnny Barbato

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

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Oct 25, 2014  8:00 PM

95 KSJ presents: Chris Cagle in Concert

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Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill at The Wharf
4720 Main St. Bldg M Ste. 102
Orange Beach, AL 36561

Ask Chris Cagle what’s most important to him and you can bet he’ll answer this way: “Family, ranch, music. That’s it.” This response is seemingly simple for a man whose professional credits include two gold albums, two No. 1 albums and 12 charted songs. From 2000-2008, Cagle...

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Oct 25, 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 25, 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 25, 2014  9:30 PM

James Dupree

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

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Oct 26, 2014  1:00 PM

Greg Brown

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

Come to LuLu’s every Sunday afternoon and you will find Greg Brown on stage performing! He has progressed into an amazing songwriter, showing off his talent through his new album “On A Full Moon”, that is receiving rave reviews from his local fans. The album is said to have ...

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Oct 26, 2014  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Community Family Fun Day at Meyer Park

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Meyer Park
400 East 22nd Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-968-2411

Gulf Shores United Methodist Church invites the community to Meyer Park, located at 400 East 22nd Avenue in Gulf Shores for its annual Family Fun Day on Sunday, October 26 from 4-6 p.m. Festivities include free hot dogs, popcorn, snowcones, inflatables and fun for all. The S...

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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 26, 2014  6:00 PM

Perdido Brothers

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

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South Baldwin Community Theatre
2022 West 2nd Street
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-968-6721

South Baldwin Community Theater in Gulf Shores will present "Rapunzel,” its first Young Artist Series production of the 2014- 2015 season, October 17, 18, 24 and 25 at 7:30 p.m. and October 19 & 26 at 2 p.m. Adult tickets are $10, students tickets are $5, and children 2 ...

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Oct 26, 2014  8:00 PM

Johnny Barbato

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

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Oct 26, 2014  8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Open Mic

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Live Bait Food & Spirits and Live Bait Too!
24281 Perdido Beach Blvd
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-974-1612

Every Sunday at 8:00 p.m.

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Oct 26, 2014  10:00 PM

Dallas Moore Band

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

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Oct 27, 2014  5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Brent Burns

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

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Oct 27, 2014  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Open Mic w/Cathy Pace

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

Every Monday at 6:00 p.m.

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Oct 27, 2014  8:00 PM

Smokey & Mark

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Papa Rocco's