Gulf Shores & Orange Beach

Gulf Coast Family Amusements

Looking for something to do once you exit our amazing white-sand beaches? Miniature golf, dolphin cruises, bowling, ferry trips and horseback riding are just some of the fun to be had during Gulf Coast vacations. With arcades, a zoo, a water park, amusement parks and more you’ll find enjoyable activities for the entire family – from adults to children of all ages – all in one place. Browse the Gulf Coast family activities and attractions below and start planning the ultimate vacation now!

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3800 Gulf Shores Pkwy., Ste. 152
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
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XIT Escape Room is the premier live escape game in Gulf Shores. With four different themed escape rooms, you are sure to find a challenge just for you. Reservations are required! More Info More Info
Wales West Light Railway
13670 Smiley Street
Silverhill, AL 36576
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(888) 569-5337

Enjoy daily train rides, lake swimming with a water slide, fishing and an indoor heated pool. Schedule your next birthday party, wedding, field trip or family reunion with us today. Come ride our Cottontail Express at Easter, Pumpkin Patch Express at Halloween or Artic Express at Christmas which are all live steam train rides. You can rent single facilities by the hour or choose one of our combination packages to save you money. The possibilities are endless. Give us a call for all of your party needs.

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Waterville USA
906 Gulf Shores Pkwy.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
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Since 1986, Waterville USA has been the ultimate in family fun. We are a 20-acre water park and amusement park located in Gulf Shores. The waterpark attractions include 17 water slides, a lazy river, a wave pool, Shrimp Boat Village, Wa-Wa World and Flowrider. The amusement park attractions include the Nascart Go-Carts, Cannonball Run roller coaster, 36 holes of miniature golf, Trampoline Thing, Fun Depot kiddie rides, the Escape House and a large arcade. Visit us today to get in on all of the fun. More Info More Info
Taking Off Hot Air Balloon Company and Boat Tours
Various Locations
Foley, AL 36535
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Gently lift off into an adventure where you'll experience panoramic views of the bays, bayous and beaches of the Alabama Gulf Coast from a whole new vantage point in our hot air balloons. Bring your camera and take pictures that will provide you with life-long memories. Our balloon rides make romantic anniversary gifts. Or take a nature boat tour. All of our tours will give you opportunities to see our abundant wildlife including eagles, ospreys, dolphins, otters, pelicans and alligators. Book your next trip with us today. More Info More Info
The Factory Gulf Shores
18948 Oak Rd. W.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
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At The Factory you can jump around on over 12,000 square feet of connected, world-class trampolines. But we are much more than just a trampoline park. We offer batting cages with pitching machines, foam pits, trampoline dodgeball, trampoline basketball, arcade games, and so much more. Come have a jumping good time with us today! • Group discounts available • Plan your next birthday party, corporate event, fundraiser, team party or field trip now • Check out our teen nights, munchkin jumps and dodgeball tournaments More Info More Info
The Track Recreation Center
3200 Gulf Shores Pkwy.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
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The Track Recreation Center in Gulf Shores features fun for the whole family, ranging from thrill rides like the Skycoaster and Spinning Coaster, to family go-kart rides, miniature golf, bumper boats and cars, Kids Country rides, and much more. The Track’s signature attraction is the elevated, multi-level Wild Woody go-kart track, where drivers race up three and a half stories and then circle back down with an exciting drop at the bottom. Plan your next team building, team celebration or birthday party with us. Group packages are available. More Info More Info
The Wharf Amphitheater
23101 Canal Rd.
Orange Beach, AL 36561
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If it's big you want, look no further than The Amphitheater at The Wharf. With big acts, sound and experience, our 10,000-seat, tiered facility ensures each concert attendee has a great view. Come see our not to be missed upcoming shows from country, R&B, rock n’ roll, oldies and more, you will find it all here with us. Purchase your tickets through Ticketmaster.com today, and we look forward to seeing you soon at one of our upcoming, exciting shows. More Info More Info
The Wharf Mini Golf
23101 Canal Rd
Orange Beach, AL 36561
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Plan a few rounds of family fun on your next beach trip. Swing by The Wharf in Orange Beach and check out our 18-hole mini golf course. The colorful “greens” and challenging obstacles will test your skill. Of course, a little bit of luck also helps. It's a "hole" lotta fun! Hours are seasonal. Check our website or follow us on Facebook for hours and updates. More Info More Info
The Wormhole
8097 State Hwy. 59, Ste C
Foley, AL 36535
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The Wormhole is the first virtual reality arcade in Alabama. We are a local family-owned business with a passion for video games and bringing new technology to our hometown for everyone to experience. We welcome families, birthday parties and team building parties, and we are kid-friendly. We offer over 60 games with four being multiplayer. Stunning graphics make it feel so real and surreal simultaneously. Immerse yourself in the VR world today, and see what all the fun is about. More Info More Info
Tiki
1204 Gulf Shores Pkwy.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
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Enjoy the Island’s favorite home of all you can play mini golf. For just $5, you can play under the shade of our majestic oaks for as long as your heart desires. We have 18 holes of fun for the entire family. We are located in beautiful Gulf Shores, not far from the sugar-white sand beaches. We also offer bike rentals. Our hours are 9am-11pm every day of the week. Give us a call or stop by the course to learn more. More Info More Info

* All information contained in our database is supplied by the individual businesses to the AGCCVB for inclusion on our web site and in printed materials.
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