10 Must-Experience Attractions for Your Next Workcation
Looking for the best places to visit during your next trip to Gulf Shores and Orange Beach? We’ve compiled the perfect list to make planning simple and fun.
2. Coastal Arts Center
Browse the gorgeous fine arts gallery, blow your own glass in The Hot Shop, or make your own clay creations in The Clay Studio. The Coastal Arts Center offers a beautiful waterfront experience for everyone. Fun fact: It is a beautiful meeting or wedding location!
4. Gulf State Park
An abundance of things to see and do is available within the park’s 6,150 acres. The Gulf State Park Fishing and Education Pier extends into the Gulf of Mexico and features 2,448 feet of fishing space. Looking to catch a few rays between meetings? Enjoy three miles of beautiful beach access at the Gulf State Park Beach Pavilion. Other activities at the park include biking, kayaking and visiting the nature center.
6. Guided Pier Walk at Gulf State Park
Experience firsthand the vast biodiversity of the region during a journey along Gulf State Park’s 1,540-foot pier. Expert naturalists from the Gulf State Park Nature Center will familiarize you with the pier, marine wildlife, and conservation efforts of the park.
8. Chef’s Table at Orange Beach Concierge
Treat your attendees to an intimate, upscale, one-of-a-kind dining experience. This multi-course tasting event features information and expert preparation by Chef David Pan.
10. Destinations Within a Destination
Many restaurants in the area are more than just restaurants – they are one-of-a-kind experiences. Between the family-friendly DJ, hourly foam pit, live music and great food, The Hangout is definitely a place that’s fun for all ages. LuLu’s is also a family favorite and a must-add to your list. Travelers with food sensitivities find comfort in the plethora of options for gluten-free, shellfish-free, seafood-free, egg-free, soy-free and dairy-free needs. Between the arcade, ropes course and sandpit, waiting for a table at LuLu’s is a blast! And don't miss GTs on the Bay. Located on Wolf Bay in Orange Beach, its picturesque views with a large outdoor deck and generous play area for the kids, paired with the family-friendly fare, make for a fun night out for your whole group.
For a full list of the area’s top attractions and even more assistance with planning your next trip, be sure to check out our meeting planner marketing toolkit.