Gulf Shores & Orange Beach
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Get Social

Let's Get Social

Welcome to the Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Social Hangout. This is your hub, your spot to find out everything social about your favorite beach destination. We invite you to like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, add us to your circle on Google+, check out our boards on Pinterest, and visit with us on all our other social channels. We love hearing from you and sharing the latest news from the beach. Experience a whole new state of connectivity when you hangout with us on our social networks. Plus, you could win vacations, dining certificates & more throughout the year with our social contests. View our 2014 Contest Winners.

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Use your words to Caption the Coast for a chance to win fun prizes!

Do you ever see a picture online and make up your own caption? We want you to do that for one of our pictures. We will post a picture on Facebook and Instagram and ask you to tell us about the photo. All you have to do is comment with your best caption and you could win fun prizes from Gulf Shores Orange Beach. We will choose first, second and third place winners for each contest. So, put your imagination to work and help us Caption the Coast!

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Get Your Free "Gulf Beaches" App

Gulf Shores & Orange Beach iPhone and Android app

Now Available for download at iTunes and in the Android Marketplace

Everything you need to plan your next trip AND enjoy the best of the beaches while you are here.

  • Weather
  • Things To Do
  • Dining
  • Shopping
  • Directions/Maps
  • Events
  • Nightlife

Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Mobile App

» Download from iTunes
» Download from the Android Markeplace
Social Connections

No matter which social networks you prefer, you’ll likely find us. We’re sharing vacation inspiration on Pinterest boards and fun photos on Instagram to keep you connected. You’ll find daily tweets about upcoming events, and Facebook fans will be sharing their recommendations for the best spot for a burger on the beach or spa treatment. Our blogs keep you in-the-know about area events and YouTube videos provide a video diary of beach life along the Alabama Gulf Coast.

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Sports & Meetings

For the latest on Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Meeting and Sports - we've got you covered.

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Golf & Fishing

Drop a Line or Swing a Club - check out our fishing and golf social sites.

Golf Gulf Shores:

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Are you using the cool Foursquare or Facebook Places apps on your smartphone to "check-in" at your favorite shops, restaurants and attractions?

If so, we'd love to see you and your smartphone at our Orange Beach Welcome Center, 23685 Perdido Beach Blvd., or our Gulf Shores Welcome Center, 3150 Gulf Shores Parkway (Hwy. 59 south).

And you just might get a nice surprise as we say thank you to our "check-ins" on Foursquare and Facebook. While supplies last. "Check-in" soon!


Eat Your Way to the Beach

Eat Your Way to the Beach

Your beach vacation in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach begins long before you reach our white-sand beaches and feel the salty breeze on your face. It really begins the moment you leave your driveway.
Your journey here is part of the adventure, and every adventure should be filled with good eats! The Eat Your Way to the Beach feature is a fun way to find great spots to dine as you drive to the beach, and it’s interactive, too! Take photos of your food and post them.
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RSS Feeds

From fishing news to upcoming events, our RSS feeds will keep you in the know about Gulf Shores & Orange Beach. Add them to your homepage or to your website.

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