Gulf Shores & Orange Beach
Tag your instagram photos #GSOBEvents

Calendar of Events

Find fun Orange Beach and Gulf Shores events here

Explore the activities happening along the Alabama Gulf Coast and decide how you want to spend your vacation. You can be as busy as you want. With the plethora of events and activities offered, there’s something for everyone, from the young to the young-at-heart. 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.

And don’t forget to sign up for e-Tidings, the monthly Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Newsletter.

PET-FRIENDLY
EVENTS


Historical Events

Experience a new state of discovery when you visit historical sites along the Gulf Coast. Enjoy reenactments, twilight tours, holiday tributes and more on your beach vacation.


April 29
Featured Event

Apr 8, 2017 - Apr 29, 2017  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Foley Historic Downtown Walking Tours

History Events
Foley Welcome Center
104 N. McKenzie St.
Foley, AL 36535
(251) 943-1300

Ever wonder about the history of the Hotel Magnolia or the Foley trains? Now is your chance to discover more about these and other local landmarks. Walking tours featuring historic points of interest in downtown Foley will begin at 10 a.m. each Saturday in April at the Foley...

View Details Map & Details
May 10
Featured Event

May 10, 2017 - May 12, 2017  9:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Naval Aviation Symposium ?Power Projection in the 21st Century?

Community Events History Events
National Museum of Naval Aviation
National Museum of Naval Aviation
1750 Radford Blvd
Pensacola, FL 32508
(850) 453-2389

The National Naval Aviation Museum opens its doors for another exciting glimpse into the history and future of Naval Aviation at the Museum Foundation’s Annual Symposium, May 10-12. The three-day event will feature a golf tournament on Wed., May 10, followed by panels a...

View Details Map & Details
May 11
Featured Event

May 10, 2017 - May 12, 2017  9:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Naval Aviation Symposium ?Power Projection in the 21st Century?

Community Events History Events
National Museum of Naval Aviation
National Museum of Naval Aviation
1750 Radford Blvd
Pensacola, FL 32508
(850) 453-2389

The National Naval Aviation Museum opens its doors for another exciting glimpse into the history and future of Naval Aviation at the Museum Foundation’s Annual Symposium, May 10-12. The three-day event will feature a golf tournament on Wed., May 10, followed by panels a...

View Details Map & Details
May 12
Featured Event

May 10, 2017 - May 12, 2017  9:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Naval Aviation Symposium ?Power Projection in the 21st Century?

Community Events History Events
National Museum of Naval Aviation
National Museum of Naval Aviation
1750 Radford Blvd
Pensacola, FL 32508
(850) 453-2389

The National Naval Aviation Museum opens its doors for another exciting glimpse into the history and future of Naval Aviation at the Museum Foundation’s Annual Symposium, May 10-12. The three-day event will feature a golf tournament on Wed., May 10, followed by panels a...

View Details Map & Details
May 27
Featured Event

May 27, 2017  9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Memorial Day Tribute 2017

History Events
Memorial Day Tribute 2017
Fort Morgan
Fort Morgan
110 Hwy 180
Gulf Shores, AL 
251-540-7127

Uniformed interpreters will bring the fort to life through demonstration of period drills on the fort's parade ground as well as artillery demonstration at the water battery. Special talks given by the site historians will provide insight into the events that transpired as w...

View Details Map & Details
June 06
Featured Event

Jun 6, 2017 - Jun 27, 2017  7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Tuesday Evening Civil War Tours

History Events
Tuesday Evening Civil War Tours
Fort Morgan
110 Hwy. 180 W.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-540-5257 or 251-540-7127

Watch Fort Morgan's Civil War history come to life every summer during the evening tours. Historical interpreters, portraying members of the garrison, tell about the lives of the soldiers during the fort's most turbulent years. Demonstrations of Civil War small arms drill wi...

View Details Map & Details
June 13
Featured Event

Jun 6, 2017 - Jun 27, 2017  7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Tuesday Evening Civil War Tours

History Events
Tuesday Evening Civil War Tours
Fort Morgan
110 Hwy. 180 W.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-540-5257 or 251-540-7127

Watch Fort Morgan's Civil War history come to life every summer during the evening tours. Historical interpreters, portraying members of the garrison, tell about the lives of the soldiers during the fort's most turbulent years. Demonstrations of Civil War small arms drill wi...

View Details Map & Details
June 20
Featured Event

Jun 6, 2017 - Jun 27, 2017  7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Tuesday Evening Civil War Tours

History Events
Tuesday Evening Civil War Tours
Fort Morgan
110 Hwy. 180 W.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-540-5257 or 251-540-7127

Watch Fort Morgan's Civil War history come to life every summer during the evening tours. Historical interpreters, portraying members of the garrison, tell about the lives of the soldiers during the fort's most turbulent years. Demonstrations of Civil War small arms drill wi...

View Details Map & Details
June 24
Featured Event

Jun 24, 2017  10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Living History Crew Weekend Drills

History Events
USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park
USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park
2703 Battleship Pkwy.
Mobile, AL 36602

The USS Alabama Living History Crew brings WWII history to life. This crew, dressed in uniform, will create a memorable weekend for all guests. Activities featured include call to battle stations and weapon demonstrations. Most anticipated is the Yak Attack, with vintage air...

View Details Map & Details
June 27
Featured Event

Jun 6, 2017 - Jun 27, 2017  7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Tuesday Evening Civil War Tours

History Events
Tuesday Evening Civil War Tours
Fort Morgan
110 Hwy. 180 W.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-540-5257 or 251-540-7127

Watch Fort Morgan's Civil War history come to life every summer during the evening tours. Historical interpreters, portraying members of the garrison, tell about the lives of the soldiers during the fort's most turbulent years. Demonstrations of Civil War small arms drill wi...

View Details Map & Details
  • CONNECT WITH US
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google Plus
  • YouTube
  • Pinterest
  • Instagram
  • The Beach is Calling Blog
  • Click to Chat Live