Top 3 Memorial Day Beach Events
Does the unofficial start of summer have your mind daydreaming of sun, surf, and toes in the sand? It won't be long before families make their annual pilgrimage to Alabama's white-sand beaches to kick off summer on Memorial Day weekend. Before you make a break for the beach, check out these five beach events to add to your fun-in-the-sun agenda.
1. Memorial Day Tribute. Take a blast to the past on May 26 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. as uniformed interpreters bring historic Fort Morgan to life with demonstrations of period drills and artillery exercises.
2. LuLuPalooza. Boogie your way into summer at LuLuPalooza, a day of free concerts at LuLu's on May 26 from 11 to 9 p.m.
3. Blue Angels Practice. Extend your Orange Beach vacation and take a short drive to the National Museum of Naval Aviation to watch the world-famous Blue Angels practice their gravity-defying aerial stunts on May 29 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
For the best Gulf Shores condo and Orange Beach hotel options, book your holiday weekend early. Refer back often to our spring and summer deals for savings of up to $500 off a weeklong beach vacation. Bookmark the calendar of events as well to stay up to date on events and activities taking place while you're breaking in your new beach chair on Alabama's white-sand beaches.