Keep on Summering
Fall vacations are perfect for reconnecting with your favorite people. On the Alabama Gulf Coast, we welcome our “second summer” every year from Labor Day until Thanksgiving. Mild temperatures, sprawling beaches and great fall events make it easy to Keep On Summering in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach.
Off-season rates on Gulf Shores hotels and Orange Beach condos, along with the shorter waits at popular restaurants and attractions, make a fall vacation even more appealing if you’re ready for a couples escape, girlfriend getaway or guys weekend. It’s easier to get away for a few days and still have a fantastic second summer vacation.
Everyone has their own idea about what makes the perfect couples getaway. The good news is whether you want a weekend of romance or a weekend of adventure, you can find both when you Keep On Summering on Alabama’s beaches. Fill your days relaxing on the beach and your nights indulging in decadent desserts. Fall events like the World Food Championships and National Shrimp Festival add even more fun to the list of possibilities. Do as little or as much as you’d like and connect with the one you love.
Escape to the beach with your best girls. If you can imagine a weekend of massages, mimosas and memories, then you’re ready for a girlfriend getaway on the Alabama Gulf Coast. Check out the great fall events, including The Wharf Uncorked Wine & Culinary Event where you can sample cuisine from award-winning chefs. Put Gulf Shores and Orange Beach in your GPS and cruise on over to spend a few days catching up with old friends.
No matter if you’re planning a dadcation or a bachelor party, our second summer offers plenty of action to keep your adrenaline pumping. Challenge your buddies to see who reels in the biggest catch on an Orange Beach charter fishing trip, kayak the back bays, or spend a day on the greens playing championship golf. Join us during one of our fall festivals, including the Oyster Cook-Off & Craft Beer Weekend at The Hangout for a sampling of more than 60 craft beers and dozens of preparations of oysters. However you decide to fill the weekend, it’ll be time well spent with the guys.