Annual Oyster Cook-Off Craft Spirits & Beer Weekend at The Hangout

Friday, Nov 01, 2019 - Saturday, Nov 02, 2019
Friday: 6-11 p.m. Saturday: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
The Hangout
101 E. Beach Blvd.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542-
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Hours of Operation
11AM-11PM

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Annual Oyster Cook-Off Craft Spirits & Beer Weekend at The Hangout
Admission:
Admission is $10 per person, free for children 12 and under. Weekend VIP $150.

The Hangout Oyster Cook-Off & Craft Beer Weekend showcases the talents and tastes of the best chefs from the Southeast for a decadent afternoon of oysters and spirits on the beach in beautiful Gulf Shores, AL. Sample inspired oyster dishes from dozens of restaurants who will be serving Rockefeller, Gulf Coast Cajun and Raw Oysters. Sharpen your culinary skills with fun & informative cooking demos throughout the day Saturday.

Dozens of craft beers, craft cocktails, Champagne, and Bloody Mary's will be featured throughout the day to help wash the oysters down.

The Friday Craft Beer Festival features a souvenir cup, unlimited craft beer tastings and live music. Dozens of beers will be featured from breweries from all over the south.


Special Rates

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Brett Robinson Vacation Rentals
We are pleased to have you coming to Gulf Shores/Orange Beach for your event. We hope to see you at one of our over 70 properties that offer you a variety of amenities, floor plans and warm southern hospitality – you’re sure to find just the right place! We offer 1-4 bedrooms; gulf front or quiet back-bay properties to choose from. Or stay at one of our two Phoenix All Suites Hotels. Give us a call and plan your stay with Brett/Robinson in Gulf Shores or Orange Beach this year!
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Kaiser Realty by Wyndham Vacation Rentals
Stay with a Team that’s Dedicated to Your’s and SAVE 20% on your stay! Use Code: KAISERSPORTS20 to secure your accommodations through our easy online booking process. From one bedrooms condos to homes accommodations up to 42 people with ease, find your perfect property with Kaiser Realty by Wyndham Vacation Rentals today.
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Perdido Beach Resort
Rates start at $110.00 per room, per night. To receive special rates please mention Booking ID 16987. Perdido Beach Resort is the only full service resort located directly on the sugar white sand of Orange Beach, Alabama. Amenities include private balconies, refrigerators in all guest rooms and microwaves on each floor. FREE Parking, FREE Wi-Fi, and FREE Daily Housekeeping Service. Restaurants include the Perdido Beach Pizza Company, Splash Bar and Grille, Latitude 30 and Voyagers. Indoor and Outdoor pools, FREE Fitness Center and much more. Recreational activities within walking distance include a private dock for chartered excursions, restaurants and shopping.
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Southern Rentals & Real Estate
Southern Vacation Rentals is thrilled to welcome you to Gulf Shores. Create sweet Southern moments as you explore the many attractions of beautiful Coastal Alabama after the festival. With a fantastic variety of condos and homes perfect for group travel, discover your home away from home with Southern Vacation Rentals today.
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Gulf Shores Rentals, Inc.
Stay and Play on Our Beaches - Gulf Shores and Orange Beach! We can help you find your perfect vacation spot in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Gulf Shores Rentals provides exceptional rental properties with complimentary tickets for the following: One free round of golf, one free deep sea fishing fare, one free admission aboard a dolphin cruise (seasonal), one free admission to Waterville USA (seasonal), two free movie rentals and 14 points to The Track Amusement Center daily. (Certain restrictions apply to complimentary services). In addition, our professional and knowledgeable staff can assist you in customizing the perfect vacation packages to suit your specific needs. Find your place in the sun with Gulf Shores Rentals today.
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ONE CLUB Gulf Shores
With miles of beautiful Gulf Coast and white sand beaches close by, ONE Club is the epitome of southern coastal living. Start your morning in the state-of-the-art One Life Fitness and Spa. Then select from a variety of activities before enjoying a delicious lunch at 45 Restaurant and Bar. Join your friends and family for happy hour at sunset, before having a fun-filled evening at one of the entertainment venues. Feel at one with the Gulf Coast lifestyle with ONE Club at the center of it all. Discover the perfect blend of serenity, nature, and a year-round get-away with a myriad of activities. At ONE Club, you’re afforded every luxury at an incredible value.
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Meyer Vacation Rentals
Be a winner with the best views, value and variety of properties offered by Meyer Vacation Rentals! Representing the largest variety of accommodations on the coast for over 50 years, Meyer properties range from spacious beach houses to convenient condos in the Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, Fort Morgan and Fairhope areas. The big bonus points, in addition to privacy and space, are the fully equipped kitchens and comfortable living areas in all Meyer properties. Meyer properties range from spacious houses and condos on the beach, across the street from the beach and boat-friendly waterfront properties on the Bay and Lagoon. By accommodating more guests per property in condos and houses, the per bedroom cost is affordable for every budget. Contact Alejandra Southerland at (251) 967-2063 for more information regarding exclusive discounts for your event today!
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Caribe Resort
Caribe offers something for everyone. Amenities include: 9 pools some with slides, lazy river, boat docks, tennis courts, game room, putting greens, restaurant & so much more. Our luxurious waterfront 2 & 3 bedroom condominiums feature granite counter-tops, stainless steel appliances, Jacuzzi tubs, floor-to-ceiling windows which lead out to the curvilinear balconies.
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Courtyard by Marriott Gulf Shores
Stay with us at the Courtyard Gulf Shores which is centrally located between all the action on the Gulf Coast. As one of the premier hotels in the area, we combine comfort and convenience to create the ideal stay for sports guest and leisure travelers. We are conveniently located 1 mile from the Gulf Shores Sportsplex and 6 miles from the Orange Beach Sportsplex. The Courtyard is the most centrally located hotel in the area and only 3 miles from the beaches and 5 miles from OWA the newest theme park. Enjoy our state-of-the-art lobby, featuring flexible spaces to work and relax with free Wi-Fi, or soak up the sun in the outdoor swimming pool. We offer a variety of breakfast and dinner options at The Bistro - Eat. Drink. Connect., or sip on a Starbucks beverage or evening cocktail. When it's time to unwind, spread out in our hotel's spacious guest rooms with free Wi-Fi, and our new entertainment system featuring Netflix and Hulu.
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Hampton Inn Gulf Shores
Discover our new Hampton Inn hotel conveniently located on Gulf Shores Parkway in the center of Gulf Shores, AL, only 1.2 miles away from both the public beaches and within 10 minutes of both Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Sports complexes. Our hotel puts you within easy reach of many family attractions including Waterville USA, The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, Pirates Island and The Track. Enjoy a round of golf at one of the numerous championship courses, located just minutes from our hotel. Hampton Inn Gulf Shores offers comfortable guest rooms with one king or two queens. Every room features a microwave, refrigerator, free WIFI and fresh modern décor. The hotel also features: Outdoor pool, fitness center, free hot breakfast, 24 hour Business center, complimentary printing services and a meeting space for up to 40 guests. Accessible rooms are also available that include all the standard amenities plus extra features for your comfort.
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores
Holiday Inn Express is located at 160 West Commerce Avenue. 1.5 miles from the beautiful Gulf Shores, Alabama beaches. 2 miles from the Gulf Shores Sports Complex and 3 miles for the Orange Beach Sports Complex. Our property is within a short drive of all the main attractions in the area including: Waterville USA, the Tanger Outlet Center, The Gulf Shores Zoo (the little zoo that could), Lambert's Café (home of the throwed rolls), The Track, Adventure Island, Gulf State Par, The Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge, Fort Morgan and The Wharf. As well doin't forget our pristine sugar white sand beaches on the Gulf of Mexico! But if you don't feel like going very far, we've got you covered with a complimentary hot breakfast served each morning. After breakfast, feel free to indulge at our pool and complimentary fitness center! We also offer complimentary We-Fi and free on-site parking.
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Hotel Indigo
The Hotel Indigo Orange Beach stands apart from other area properties. A stone’s throw from the Gulf of Mexico, our dog-friendly Orange Beach - Gulf Shores hotel blends boutique beauty with classic InterContinental comfort. Each of our 62 guestrooms features touches you'd expect of a boutique hotel, and our fourth-floor Retreat Suites look out upon Gulf State Park and our beautiful beachside neighborhood. Our attentive staff waits on your every need, each stay feels like a trip to see family — whether it’s your first visit or your fifth. We offer indoor and outdoor pools, hot tub, pool bar, fitness center, onsite dining, two meeting spaces, complimentary Wi-Fi and parking. Hotel Indigo Orange Beach is part of InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies.
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Holiday Inn Express Orange Beach
We're having fun at the Holiday Inn Express Orange Beach and it is our pleasure to welcome all Softball All-stars to the beautiful waters of Alabama Gulf Coast beaches. Located directly on the beach, all of our spacious guest rooms feature a private balcony, mini fridge, microwave, Keurig coffee maker, iron, ironing board, and hair dryer, complimentary wired/wireless high speed internet. We also have an outdoor pool, whirlpool, guest laundry facilities, 24 hour complimentary business center, onsite fitness center and beachfront poolside bar (seasonal) When making reservations ask for Corporate Code 100224694. For groups of 10 or more, contact the Sales Manager, Leslie Haley at the hotel directly at 251-974-1634 or you can e-mail at [email protected] for the best rates and availability. Earn IHG Business Rewards Points! Earn 3 points per $1 spent within a group or meeting booking with no minimum qualifying spend to earn points! Please visit holidayinnexpressorangebeach.com or call 1-800-HOLIDAY and book.
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Hilton Garden Inn, On the Beach
: Nothing is better than paddle-boarding along our gorgeous Gulf of Mexico with a magnificent panoramic view of our sugar white shores! It is out pleasure to welcome all Paddle Boarders to our beautiful beaches of the Alabama Gulf Coast. Located directly on the beach, all of our spacious guest rooms feature a private balcony, mini fridge, microwave, Keurig coffee maker, iron, ironing board, and hair dryer, complimentary wired/wireless high speed internet, indoor/outdoor pool, 2 whirlpools, guest laundry facilities, 24 hour complimentary business center, and onsite fitness center. Rates are subject to rooms (standard inland with 1 king bed or 2 queen beds) availability and taxes. When making reservations ask for Group Code “SCR” or book your entire team online by clicking the link below. Contact Group Sales at hotel with questions
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Staybridge Suites Hotel
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Seachase & Martinique on the Gulf - Aronov Realty Gulf Coast
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Alabama Beach Vacation Rentals
We have gulf front and bay front condos ranging from a 1 bedroom up to a 4 bedroom available throughout Gulf Shores and Orange Beach.