5 Hot Spots for Live Music at the Beach
When you're ready to tap your toes or get your groove on, where do you go in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach? The beach is filled with talented bands, singers and songwriters who come from near and far to entertain those in search of great music. Whether you're in the mood for a high-energy band or an acoustic solo artist, you'll find it all at these Alabama beach hot spots.
As home to the annual Hangout Music Festival where as many as 40,000 music lovers come to hear their favorite performers, you know the outdoor stage at The Hangout restaurant is a hopping place to be! Check their calendar often for their latest live music schedule.
Flora-Bama Lounge & Oyster Bar
Not a day goes by that you won’t find a stage at this legendary roadhouse thumping with live music. No matter which genre of music you prefer, you’ll find tunes you can tap your toes to. From country, rock and dance to laid-back beach music, it’s all here.
The Buffett family knows how to throw a party! Owned by Lucy Buffett (sister to Jimmy Buffett), LuLu’s is known far and wide for its nightly lineup. Jimmy has even been known to pop in and perform an impromptu concert now and then.
Sure, you can pull up a chair to listen to great local and regional artists at Tacky Jacks, but you can also take the stage yourself! When the karaoke bug bites, scratch the itch at Tacky Jacks in Gulf Shores. It’s also customary to leave your mark via a colorful piece of duct tape. Ask your server for some tape and a sharpie so everyone will know you’ve been there!
Big Beach Brewing Company
Big Beach Brewing Company is Gulf Shores’ only craft brewery. The atmosphere is laid back and you can’t help but relax the moment you walk in. Combine a relaxing atmosphere with a pint of cold, craft beer, good friends and live music, and you’ve got the perfect night.