Summer Doesn't Have to End, Sail In For 2012 Labor Day
If you can't bear the thought of summer coming to a close, Labor Day weekend may be just the thing to give you a little pick-me-up. Come spend your days running in the surf and building sandcastles and spend your nights eating fresh Gulf seafood and listening
to live music in local hot spots.
There will be plenty of events and activities to take part in over the holiday weekend. Chicago with special guest Kool and the Gang will perform live at The Amphitheater at The Wharf on Sunday, Sept 2. Tickets to the concert start at $26. If you're not up for a concert, but would like to hear some tunes while you dine, find out who is on stage at the local restaurants during your stay.
Southbeach Restaurant at The Beach Club will hold its annual Labor Day weekend luau on Sunday, Sept. 2 with live music and a buffet featuring an assortment of fresh seafood. Reservations to the event are suggested. The Hangout will hold its annual Labor Day Weekend Bash with live entertainment and fun for the whole family. On Friday, Aug. 31, Travis Matte & The Kingpins will take the stage at 7 p.m. On Saturday, Sept. 1, get your groove on with Jamie Bergeron & The Kickin' Cajuns and then round out your holiday weekend with Wayne Toups & Zydecajun on Sunday. The Peridido Beach Resort's Labor Day Beach Bash on the Sand for guests will feature entertainment by Hotwire and beach activities. In addition, there will be an a la carte all-American Cook Out and an evening crab hunt. For more dining options, take a look at our Dining Guide.
A sail aboard Wildhearts may be just the thing to celebrate the holiday weekend and experience the coastal waters. The 53-foot catamaran sails Orange Beach, Perdido Key and Gulf Shores with cruises on inshore waters and the Gulf of Mexico. Spot dolphins in the morning or climb aboard for a sunset sail in the evening. If time permits, Captain Rusty Davidson will stop for snorkeling and stand-up paddle boarding. Be sure to wear your swimsuit! For more cruising options, check out our directory.
Come see us soon, and let's keep summer going!