The smell of fresh-cut grass, the white chalk lines on the field, the crack of the bat . . . It’s a trio of our favorite things that roll around every spring and summer. Baseball and softball season is back! Every season, hundreds of teams and families (more…)
From an athlete’s viewpoint, there are few things worse than a tournament rain-out. All the preparation, training and hard work feels as though it’s in vain until the tournament is rescheduled. However, when a sporting event is rained out on the Alabama (more…)
Spring is anything but boring at the beach, or any time of year for that matter! If you’re breaking out your beach umbrella for warm spring days on the sand, be sure to put these hot spring events on your radar. Alabama’s beaches are a hot spot for top-notch (more…)
We’ll be flinging fish again in April with a few thousand of our favorite friends at the annual Interstate Mullet Toss & Gulf Coast’s Greatest Beach Party. If you’re confused by the name, let us help. Some people only know about the mullet hairstyle. (more…)
Vacations may be for throwing caution to the wind and stepping out of your comfort zone, but one thing you may not like straying far from is your fitness routine. Beat the post-vacation letdown by staying energized and active. That may mean sticking to (more…)
Whether you’re a professional sporting event planner or a newbie, don’t overlook the services a convention and visitors bureau can offer when planning your next destination event. In addition to providing group rates and site visits, CVBs can help you (more…)
Do you know the difference between indoor volleyball and beach volleyball? The sandy outdoor court size is smaller than that of an indoor hard court. Beach volleyballs are softer, lighter, and a bit bigger than indoor balls, allowing them to float more (more…)
Are you a soccer fanatic? The championship-level fields on the Alabama Gulf Coast will play host as the Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Sports Commission kicks it up not one, not two, but three notches with three supreme soccer tournaments. You’ll be able (more…)
Are you headed to Gulf Shores and Orange Beach for a sporting event this year? We’ve got some suggestions on how to enhance your trip to Alabama’s white-sand beaches in 2018.
Special Rates: Our lodging sponsors offer group rates/special discounts to (more…)
The Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Sports Commission has scored a winning schedule in 2018, with events still being added to the roster. Check out some of this year’s popular events that sports fans will not want to miss.
- March 12-15: (more…)