Unique Meeting Spaces
Gulf Shores & Orange Beach
Meeting spaces are not one-size-fits-all. Alabama’s beaches are home to plenty of venues ranging from an 18,000-square-foot event center to rooftop areas at restaurants. If your group is looking for something a little more unconventional, maybe our local brewery or the beach is more your style.
- More than 150,000 square feet of flexible condo and hotel meeting space
- Venues suitable for groups up to 2,000 people
- Full-service beachfront convention hotels
- Orange Beach Event Center at The Wharf entertainment district offers 18,000 square feet of flexible space
- Offbeat venues available such as a coastal chic brewery, movie theatres and beach houses
Will Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism's services cost our group anything?
Absolutely not! Our team lives and breathes Alabama's Gulf breeze and is happy to assist groups find suitable venues, off-sites, family activities and more - for free.
I'm working with a National Sales Office or third-party planner. Do I still need to work with the CVB?
Yes! We are well-versed in all things Gulf Shores and Orange Beach and can help take your event to the next level.
Can't my host venue provide me with all the needed destination information and resources?
Venue contacts along Alabama's beaches are certainly a great resource, but our sales team can give you the full scope of planning insight across the destination from vendor referrals and off-suggestions to team-building activities and catering options.
What can attendees and/or guests do during down time?
The list is virtually endless of things to do in and around Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. From exploring the area's flora and fauna within Gulf State Park or Bon Secour National Wildlife to soft adventure like dolphin cruises or ziplining along the Intracoastal Waterway, there is something for any ability level in coastal Alabama. And, of course, the beach is an excellent option to sit back and soak up the sun.
How do I plan a wedding or reunion here?
We're happy to refer you to venues and planners in the destination. Our weddings and reunion pages are filled with great information.