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Calendar of Events

Beach FestivalExplore 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 happenings you can find year-round in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Discover a whole new level of options when you vacation on Alabama's white-sand beaches. 

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FESTIVAL Events

Featured Events
Featured Event

Apr 25, 2014  9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

5th Annual Bama Coast Cruise

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5th Annual Bama Coast Cruise
The Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-224-1000

5th Annual Bama Coast Cruise will be held Friday & Saturday April 25 & 26, 2014 at the Wharf Resort & Marina Orange Beach, AL on Friday and Saturday from  9:00 am to 5:00 pm  Come and see the beautiful cars on display at The Wharf, enjoy a day...

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Apr 26, 2014  9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

5th Annual Bama Coast Cruise

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5th Annual Bama Coast Cruise
The Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-224-1000

5th Annual Bama Coast Cruise will be held Friday & Saturday April 25 & 26, 2014 at the Wharf Resort & Marina Orange Beach, AL on Friday and Saturday from  9:00 am to 5:00 pm  Come and see the beautiful cars on display at The Wharf, enjoy a day...

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May 10, 2014  12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Waves of Wine Festival

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Waves of Wine Festival
Caribe The Resort
28103 Perdido Beach Boulevard
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-980-9000

The Waves of Wine® Festival in Orange Beach. This highly anticipated event will take place May 10, 2014 at the luxurious Caribe Resort & Marina. Known for its unspoiled views and setting, the Caribe Resort peninsula will host the annual wine festival from 12pm to 5p...

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May 16, 2014  12:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Hangout Music Festival 2014

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The Hangout Music Festival 2014
The Hangout
Gulf Shores Public Beach
101 E Beach Blvd
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

The Black Keys, The Killers and a reunited Outkast will headline the 5th Annual Hangout Festival, scheduled May 16-18 at Gulf Shores Public Beach. Never satisfied with the status quo, event founder and Hangout owner Shaul Zislin has added a sixth stage, a newly redesigned ...

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May 17, 2014  12:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Hangout Music Festival 2014

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The Hangout Music Festival 2014
The Hangout
Gulf Shores Public Beach
101 E Beach Blvd
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

The Black Keys, The Killers and a reunited Outkast will headline the 5th Annual Hangout Festival, scheduled May 16-18 at Gulf Shores Public Beach. Never satisfied with the status quo, event founder and Hangout owner Shaul Zislin has added a sixth stage, a newly redesigned ...

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May 18, 2014  12:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Hangout Music Festival 2014

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The Hangout Music Festival 2014
The Hangout
Gulf Shores Public Beach
101 E Beach Blvd
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

The Black Keys, The Killers and a reunited Outkast will headline the 5th Annual Hangout Festival, scheduled May 16-18 at Gulf Shores Public Beach. Never satisfied with the status quo, event founder and Hangout owner Shaul Zislin has added a sixth stage, a newly redesigned ...

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April 24
Featured Event

Apr 24, 2014 - Apr 26, 2014  9:00 AM

56th Annual Dauphin Island Regatta

Annual Outdoor & Festivals Holiday Events
4381 Park Road
Mobile, AL 
251-591-3006

The 56th Annual Dauphin Island Race, often called the largest single-day point-to-point race in the United States, will be held April 26, 2014 on Mobile Bay. Join us for three days of sailing fun including two competitive races and a party on the island to remember. With li...

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April 25
Featured Event

Apr 25, 2014  9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

5th Annual Bama Coast Cruise

Annual Outdoor & Festivals Holiday Events
5th Annual Bama Coast Cruise
The Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-224-1000

5th Annual Bama Coast Cruise will be held Friday & Saturday April 25 & 26, 2014 at the Wharf Resort & Marina Orange Beach, AL on Friday and Saturday from  9:00 am to 5:00 pm  Come and see the beautiful cars on display at The Wharf, enjoy a day...

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April 26
Featured Event

Apr 26, 2014  9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

5th Annual Bama Coast Cruise

Annual Outdoor & Festivals Holiday Events
5th Annual Bama Coast Cruise
The Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-224-1000

5th Annual Bama Coast Cruise will be held Friday & Saturday April 25 & 26, 2014 at the Wharf Resort & Marina Orange Beach, AL on Friday and Saturday from  9:00 am to 5:00 pm  Come and see the beautiful cars on display at The Wharf, enjoy a day...

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May 09
Featured Event

May 9, 2014  6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

LA Gumbo Festival

Annual Arts & Culture Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Holiday Events Music & Nightlife
The Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-224-1000

Kicking off the weekend will be the Gumbo on the Gulf VIP Reception at Heron Pointe at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 9 with celebrity Chefs  cooking up their best gumbo recipes. You don’t want to miss this event offering a one stop opportunity to taste the best gumbo in LA.&nbs...

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May 10
Featured Event

May 10, 2014  12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Waves of Wine Festival

Annual Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Holiday Events Music & Nightlife
Waves of Wine Festival
Caribe The Resort
28103 Perdido Beach Boulevard
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-980-9000

The Waves of Wine® Festival in Orange Beach. This highly anticipated event will take place May 10, 2014 at the luxurious Caribe Resort & Marina. Known for its unspoiled views and setting, the Caribe Resort peninsula will host the annual wine festival from 12pm to 5p...

View Details Map & Details

May 10, 2014  6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

LA Gumbo Festival

Annual Arts & Culture Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Holiday Events Music & Nightlife
The Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-224-1000

Kicking off the weekend will be the Gumbo on the Gulf VIP Reception at Heron Pointe at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 9 with celebrity Chefs  cooking up their best gumbo recipes. You don’t want to miss this event offering a one stop opportunity to taste the best gumbo in LA.&nbs...

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May 11
Featured Event

May 11, 2014  6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

LA Gumbo Festival

Annual Arts & Culture Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Holiday Events Music & Nightlife
The Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-224-1000

Kicking off the weekend will be the Gumbo on the Gulf VIP Reception at Heron Pointe at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 9 with celebrity Chefs  cooking up their best gumbo recipes. You don’t want to miss this event offering a one stop opportunity to taste the best gumbo in LA.&nbs...

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May 16
Featured Event

May 16, 2014  12:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Hangout Music Festival 2014

Annual Outdoor & Festivals Music & Nightlife
The Hangout Music Festival 2014
The Hangout
Gulf Shores Public Beach
101 E Beach Blvd
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

The Black Keys, The Killers and a reunited Outkast will headline the 5th Annual Hangout Festival, scheduled May 16-18 at Gulf Shores Public Beach. Never satisfied with the status quo, event founder and Hangout owner Shaul Zislin has added a sixth stage, a newly redesigned ...

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May 17
Featured Event

May 17, 2014  12:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Hangout Music Festival 2014

Annual Outdoor & Festivals Music & Nightlife
The Hangout Music Festival 2014
The Hangout
Gulf Shores Public Beach
101 E Beach Blvd
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

The Black Keys, The Killers and a reunited Outkast will headline the 5th Annual Hangout Festival, scheduled May 16-18 at Gulf Shores Public Beach. Never satisfied with the status quo, event founder and Hangout owner Shaul Zislin has added a sixth stage, a newly redesigned ...

View Details Map & Details
May 18
Featured Event

May 18, 2014  12:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Hangout Music Festival 2014

Annual Outdoor & Festivals Music & Nightlife
The Hangout Music Festival 2014
The Hangout
Gulf Shores Public Beach
101 E Beach Blvd
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

The Black Keys, The Killers and a reunited Outkast will headline the 5th Annual Hangout Festival, scheduled May 16-18 at Gulf Shores Public Beach. Never satisfied with the status quo, event founder and Hangout owner Shaul Zislin has added a sixth stage, a newly redesigned ...

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