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Explore the activities happening along the Alabama Gulf Coast and decide how you want to spend your vacation. With all of these fun things to do on the Gulf Coast, you can be as busy as you want. There’s something for everyone here, with plenty of events and activities at various locations all up and down the beach. Festivals, plays, music, history, sports and nature are just some of the wide variety of Orange Beach and Gulf Shores events you can find here year-round. Discover a whole new level of options when you vacation on Alabama's white-sand beaches

Search by category to look for a certain type of event, choose a date range from our drop down menu, or use the calendar to see all the events scheduled for when you visit. Click on any event to learn more about time, location and other details.

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DISPLAY EVENTS FROM 06/25/2017 to 07/25/2017

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Jun 2, 2017 - Jun 30, 2017  8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Summertide Theatre presents: Smoke on the Mountain

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George C. Meyer Performing Arts Center
2022 W. 2nd St.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-6721

The University of Alabama’s professional summer theatre, SummerTide, will bust out the banjos this summer during its 14th season. Returning after last year’s successful trip to the past, the cast of SummerTide will present Smoke on the Mountain, a 1930’s music...

The City of Gulf Shores Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration
Gulf State Park Pier
Gulf State Park Pier
20800 E. Beach Blvd.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-1174

  The City of Gulf Shores will celebrate the Fourth of July with a stunning fireworks display, beginning at 9 p.m. on Tuesday, July 4. Fireworks will be shot from the Gulf State Park Fishing and Education Pier. According to organizers, fireworks will be shot from the souther...

The Amphitheater at The Wharf
The Amphitheater at The Wharf
23325 Amphitheater Dr.
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(800) 745-3000

Journey has set a concert in Orange Beach at the The Wharf Amphitheater on July 6, performing all their classic hits like “Don’t Stop Believin’,” “Any Way You Want It,” “Faithfully,” “Wheel In The Sky,” “Separate Ways,&#...

Jul 11, 2017 - Jul 17, 2017  12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

2017 Blue Marlin Grand Championship of the Gulf

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2017 Blue Marlin Grand Championship of the Gulf
4673 Wharf Parkway
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(251) 224-1900

So, what makes this such a special event? Here's your answer... The over-the-top weigh-in experience appropriately billed as "the greatest show in sportfishing." Unlike any other tournament, you and your team are the stars of the show, and will experience the kind of V.I.P. ...

Jul 14, 2017 - Jul 15, 2017  7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

C Spire Concert Series presents: Florida Georgia Line with specia...

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C Spire Concert Series presents: Florida Georgia Line with special guests Nelly, Chris Lane & Morgan Wallen
4550 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(800) 745-3000

With their innovative fusion of country, rock, hip-hop and pop, Florida Georgia Line have already proven themselves as a once-in-a-generation force of change in modern music, but the duo of Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley is far from done pushing the envelope. With the releas...




June 25
Featured Event

Jun 25, 2017  8:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Kristen Long

Music & Nightlife
Papa Rocco's
Papa Rocco's
101 W. 6th St.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

A power surge of soul meets Broadway, flavored with Jazz and life experience create a truly unique sound best described as Gypsy Soul.Kristen has recorded in Nashville, Muscle Shoals and Austin, TX and has two releases Shoebox Memories, and Gypsy Soul, featuring Grammy nomin...

Jun 25, 2017  12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Melissa Joiner

Music & Nightlife
Tacky Jack's - Orange Beach
27206 Safe Harbor Dr.
Orange Beach, AL 36561-

A native of Baldwin County, AL, Melissa Joiner has been submersed in music since birth. Her diverse style and creative use of formal opera training and Delta blues influence has created a unique sound that makes her a standout among other Gulf Coast female vocalists. In her ...

Jun 25, 2017  1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Video: Nature - The Loneliest Animals

Nature
22120 Campground Road
Gulf Shores, AL 

This amazing video follows the plight of some incredible, charismatic creatures and the struggles of the dedicated conservationists who fight for them. Meet at the Nature Center.

Jun 25, 2017  5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Delta Reign Duo

Music & Nightlife
Lucy Buffett's LuLu's
Lucy Buffett's LuLu's
200 E. 25th Ave.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-967-LULU (5858)

Delta Reign, from the Mobile River Delta region of the Gulf Coast, is bringing a fresh new sound to bluegrass by incorporating swing rhythms, blues and a dash of jazz. Delta Reign’s sophomore album entitled, Home, released December 2010, and brings to the listener a tas...

Jun 25, 2017  6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Ben Loftin & The Family @ The Hangout

Music & Nightlife
The Hangout
101 E. Beach Blvd.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542-
(251) 948-3030

Performing, writing, entertaining and expressing passion through pop, funk, Reggae, soul and acoustic music. To learn more about this band click here.

Jun 25, 2017  10:00 PM - 2:00 AM

Scott Morlock @ The Hangout (Late Night)

Music & Nightlife
The Hangout
101 E. Beach Blvd.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542-
(251) 948-3030

Piano and drums artist performing at The Hangout. 21 and over.

May 21, 2017 - Jun 25, 2017  2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Lisa Christian

Music & Nightlife
Tacky Jacks Gulf Shores
Tacky Jacks Gulf Shores
240 E. 24th Ave.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 948-8881

Lisa Christian has spent the past decade playing her clever songs, lush vocal skills, phenomenal guitar talent, and witty stage repartee as a full-time nightclub musician throughout the southeastern United States. Her music is influenced by the soul she grew up listening to ...

May 26, 2017 - Aug 13, 2017  8:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Pirates and Princesses Breakfast

Culinary
Pirates and Princesses Breakfast
The Hangout
The Hangout
101 E. Beach Blvd.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542-
(251) 948-3030

Arrrrrr, Matey! Enjoy all ye can eat breakfast including, scrambled eggs, sausage, grits, potatoes, bacon, and biscuits and gravy! Bring ye parents, fill ye bellies, pillage our treasure, and join the royal court with pirates and princesses, here at The Hangout!

Jun 25, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017  1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Songs of Rusty McCugh w/ Jason Justice

Music & Nightlife
Flora-Bama Lounge & Oyster Bar
Flora-Bama Lounge & Oyster Bar
17401 Perdido Key Dr.
Perdido Key, FL 32507

Jason Justice is in Alabama man with southern charm and virtue that is evident throughout his music. After he was discharged from the navy, a combat war veteran, he fine tuned his musical ability on the guitar and harmonica and has been playing out for more than 10 years. Hi...

Jan 29, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017  2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Sunday Couples Scramble

Golf
9530 Clubhouse Dr.
Foley, AL 36535
251-955-1220

The Sunday Couples Scramble is each Sunday on the 9-hole Lakes course. Sign up by 2 p.m. the Saturday before to enjoy golf, fellowship and prizes. The cost is $15 plus tax per player and $5 additional for prizes. Register at GlenLakes Golf Shop, or call 251-955-1220. We look...

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