Gulf Shores & Orange Beach

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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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Dive in to the Gulf Coast’s art community with glass-blowing demonstrations, paint-your-own-art parties, theatre productions, musicals and more. Experience a whole new state of creativity when you vacation on Alabama’s white-sand beaches.


Featured Events
Featured Event

Mar 10, 2018 - Mar 11, 2018  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

44th Annual Festival of Art

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44th Annual Festival of Art
Waterfront Park
26389 Canal Rd.
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-981-ARTS (2787)

As you make plans to attend this event during these confirmed 2018 dates, we will update this section with more details as soon as we learn of them. Meanwhile, last year's details are included below for you. Festival of Art celebrates an extraordinary amount of arts and arti...

2018 Waterway Village Zydeco & Crawfish Festival & 5K Run
Waterway Village in Gulf Shores-Under the Intracoastal Bridge (North & Sout... (more)
225 E. 24th Ave.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-1172

As you make plans to attend this event during these confirmed 2018 dates, we will update this section with more details as soon as we learn of them. Meanwhile, last year's details are included below for you. The Waterway Village Zydeco and Crawfish Festival boils up a beauco...

Sep 13, 2018  6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The Wharf Uncorked Wine & Culinary Event

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The Wharf Uncorked Wine & Culinary Event
The Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(251) 224-1000

As you make plans to attend this event during these confirmed 2018 dates, we will update this section with more details as soon as we learn of them. Meanwhile, last year's details are included below for you. Join us for the fourth annual The Wharf Uncorked Wine and Culinary ...

Sep 14, 2018  6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The Wharf Uncorked Wine & Culinary Event

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The Wharf Uncorked Wine & Culinary Event
The Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(251) 224-1000

As you make plans to attend this event during these confirmed 2018 dates, we will update this section with more details as soon as we learn of them. Meanwhile, last year's details are included below for you. Join us for the fourth annual The Wharf Uncorked Wine and Culinary ...

Sep 15, 2018  12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Wharf Uncorked Wine & Culinary Event

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The Wharf Uncorked Wine & Culinary Event
The Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(251) 224-1000

As you make plans to attend this event during these confirmed 2018 dates, we will update this section with more details as soon as we learn of them. Meanwhile, last year's details are included below for you. Join us for the fourth annual The Wharf Uncorked Wine and Culinary ...




December 14
Featured Event

Dec 14, 2017  5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Light Up the Arts

Arts & Culture
Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach
Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach
26389 Canal Rd.
Orange Beach, AL 36561

The Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach will hold Light Up the Arts from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 14. The annual event features fine art, hot cider, fun raffles, a performance by Gulf Shores Elementary’s Dolphin Sound Ensemble and more. Experience hot glass and cool c...

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January 04
Featured Event

Jan 4, 2018 - Jan 13, 2018  7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Some Enchanted Evening ~ The Music of Rodgers & Hammerstein

Arts & Culture
South Baldwin Community Theatre
South Baldwin Community Theatre
2022 W. 2nd St.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-6721

More so than any composer and lyricist who have written for the stage, the songs of Rodgers & Hammerstein have become an integral part of our everyday lives. We sing them in the shower, we dance to them in ballrooms, we hear them on the radio and in clubs and, yes, in el...

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January 05
Featured Event

Jan 4, 2018 - Jan 13, 2018  7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Some Enchanted Evening ~ The Music of Rodgers & Hammerstein

Arts & Culture
South Baldwin Community Theatre
South Baldwin Community Theatre
2022 W. 2nd St.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-6721

More so than any composer and lyricist who have written for the stage, the songs of Rodgers & Hammerstein have become an integral part of our everyday lives. We sing them in the shower, we dance to them in ballrooms, we hear them on the radio and in clubs and, yes, in el...

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January 06
Featured Event

Jan 4, 2018 - Jan 13, 2018  7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Some Enchanted Evening ~ The Music of Rodgers & Hammerstein

Arts & Culture
South Baldwin Community Theatre
South Baldwin Community Theatre
2022 W. 2nd St.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-6721

More so than any composer and lyricist who have written for the stage, the songs of Rodgers & Hammerstein have become an integral part of our everyday lives. We sing them in the shower, we dance to them in ballrooms, we hear them on the radio and in clubs and, yes, in el...

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January 07
Featured Event

Jan 7, 2018 - Jan 14, 2018  2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Some Enchanted Evening ~ The Music of Rodgers & Hammerstein

Arts & Culture
South Baldwin Community Theatre
South Baldwin Community Theatre
2022 W. 2nd St.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-6721

More so than any composer and lyricist who have written for the stage, the songs of Rodgers & Hammerstein have become an integral part of our everyday lives. We sing them in the shower, we dance to them in ballrooms, we hear them on the radio and in clubs and, yes, in el...

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January 10
Featured Event

Jan 10, 2018  11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

2018 Author Series presents: Jim Albright

Arts & Culture Community Events
Gulf Shores Cultural Arts Center
Gulf Shores Cultural Arts Center
19470 Oak RD West
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-9818

Jim Albright is the author of Last Guard Out a facinating true story of one man's life as a guard behind the merciless concrete walls of Alcatraz. Admission is free with complimentary coffee and snacks.

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January 11
Featured Event

Jan 4, 2018 - Jan 13, 2018  7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Some Enchanted Evening ~ The Music of Rodgers & Hammerstein

Arts & Culture
South Baldwin Community Theatre
South Baldwin Community Theatre
2022 W. 2nd St.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-6721

More so than any composer and lyricist who have written for the stage, the songs of Rodgers & Hammerstein have become an integral part of our everyday lives. We sing them in the shower, we dance to them in ballrooms, we hear them on the radio and in clubs and, yes, in el...

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January 12
Featured Event
Mobile Mystery Dinners presents Murder at the Mardi Gras Ball
Azalea Manor
751 Dauphin St
Mobile, AL 
(251) 408-9950

The motley crew from Murder at Mardi Gras and Who Killed the Boss at the Christmas Party have come again to try to celebrate Mardi Gras without some type of mayhem going on, but, needless to say, when this group gets together, anything can happen and usually does! You would ...

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Jan 4, 2018 - Jan 13, 2018  7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Some Enchanted Evening ~ The Music of Rodgers & Hammerstein

Arts & Culture
South Baldwin Community Theatre
South Baldwin Community Theatre
2022 W. 2nd St.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-6721

More so than any composer and lyricist who have written for the stage, the songs of Rodgers & Hammerstein have become an integral part of our everyday lives. We sing them in the shower, we dance to them in ballrooms, we hear them on the radio and in clubs and, yes, in el...

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January 13
Featured Event

Jan 4, 2018 - Jan 13, 2018  7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Some Enchanted Evening ~ The Music of Rodgers & Hammerstein

Arts & Culture
South Baldwin Community Theatre
South Baldwin Community Theatre
2022 W. 2nd St.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-6721

More so than any composer and lyricist who have written for the stage, the songs of Rodgers & Hammerstein have become an integral part of our everyday lives. We sing them in the shower, we dance to them in ballrooms, we hear them on the radio and in clubs and, yes, in el...

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