If you feel like getting a little crazy (and chilly) on New Year’s Day, start 2013 with a refreshing dip in the Gulf of Mexico. Polar Bear Dips are held all over the country and many say they symbolize washing the previous year’s cares away and welcoming (more…)
The Gulf Coast is known for its sugar-white sand beaches and crystal clear water and not usually for being a winter wonderland. But, that reputation may be changing slightly. Children and adults visiting Orange Beach this month are being treated to a (more…)
The holiday season is sneaking up on us again. Are you making a list and checking it twice? Make sure your list includes a trip to the Gulf Coast for a little R & R and holiday shopping.
Gulf Shores & Orange Beach both offer a variety of unique (more…)
Everyone loves an outdoor wedding in the fall. The temperatures are cooler, but not too cool, the morning skies seem bluer and the sunsets are a radiant blend of pinks and oranges. If you’re planning fall nuptials, consider the sugar-white sands of Gulf (more…)
Why not hang up your apron this Thanksgiving, and come spend a hassle-free holiday on the Gulf Coast? Sure, the time spent in the kitchen roasting the turkey and preparing the fixings with family is fun, but let 2012 be the year you kick your heels up (more…)
If you think your options for activities in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach are limited during the fall, think again. The subtropical climates of the Gulf Coast make the area perfect for many year-round activities. However, if you’re still on the fence (more…)
October is an ideal month to enjoy the great outdoors in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach. Mild temperatures hovering around 75 degrees make this a great time of year for hiking and exploring the trails, nature preserves and historic sites on the Gulf Coast.
How do you like your shrimp? Fried, boiled, butterflied, sauteed, barbecued? You are sure to find them prepared these ways and a multitude of other ways at the 41st Annual National Shrimp Festival presented by Zatarain’s in Gulf Shores, Oct. 11 to 14.