Informative and entertaining, our “Beach is Calling” blog shares the best beach vacation tips, including favorite hot spots for catching and eating fresh fish, when to visit Alabama Gulf Shores and why. Pick a season then peruse our calendar—maybe May for music lovers or fall for foodie festivals—even great beach vacation tips for grandparents traveling with kids.
Blog articles by Gulf Shores & Orange Beach staff can help you plan a group golf getaway for guys or gals, a couples’ wellness weekend, even a homeschool itinerary that travels along a scenic byway to the historical Fort Morgan or a beach birding paradise.
Hangout Music Festival and other events will keep your schedule filled with many exciting things to do in May.
One of the premier inshore fish species on the Alabama Gulf Coast is the speckled (or spotted) trout.
It is no shocker that the meeting professional job can be quite stressful.
Your heart will be pounding with adrenaline when you explore all of the adventurous and extreme activities in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach.
Motorcycling in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach
The Orange Beach Billfish Classic, scheduled May 12-17 at The Wharf, is unique among billfish tournaments on the northern Gulf Coast.
Fun facts and tips about eating healthy on the go - from parents just like you!
Learning to scuba dive has been on my bucket list since I was a teenager, and in May of 2018, I got to make that wish come true thanks to Gulf Shores...
Study up on these helpful tips and tricks from a seasoned meeting planner and score big on your next big catered event!
I grew up in upstate New York. After college, I moved to western New Jersey. I was not a big beach person (I love to snow ski), and I never spent much...
Listen up and follow along to discover tips and tricks of how to enjoy all things beach without draining your wallet!
Are you Summer Lovin’, Winter Wonderland or Fallin’ for Festivals? Take the quiz to find out!