Gulf Shores & Orange Beach

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. 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.

And don’t forget to sign up for e-Tidings, the monthly Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Newsletter—you can read all about great new things to do on the Gulf Coast, including attractions, activities, travel deals and more.

PET-FRIENDLY
EVENTS


Nature Events

Pack your binoculars and get your walking shoes ready. Orange Beach and Gulf Shores nature-focused events and activities abound.


Featured Events
Featured Event

Sep 15, 2018  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The 31st Annual Alabama Coastal Cleanup

Annual Arts & Culture Community Events Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Fishing Golf History Events Mardi Gras Music & Nightlife Nature Snowbird Events Sports Annual Arts & Culture Community Events Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Fishing Golf History Events Mardi Gras Music & Nightlife Nature Snowbird Events Sports Annual Arts & Culture Community Events Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Fishing Golf History Events Mardi Gras Music & Nightlife Nature Snowbird Events Sports Annual Arts & Culture Community Events Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Fishing Golf History Events Mardi Gras Music & Nightlife Nature Snowbird Events Sports Annual Arts & Culture Community Events Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Fishing Golf History Events Mardi Gras Music & Nightlife Nature Snowbird Events Sports

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. Always the 3rd Saturday of September, Alabama Coastal Cleanup, the ...

Oct 3, 2018 - Oct 6, 2018  9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

The 15th annual John L. Borom Alabama Coastal BirdFest

Annual Arts & Culture Community Events Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Fishing Golf History Events Mardi Gras Music & Nightlife Nature Snowbird Events Sports Annual Arts & Culture Community Events Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Fishing Golf History Events Mardi Gras Music & Nightlife Nature Snowbird Events Sports Annual Arts & Culture Community Events Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Fishing Golf History Events Mardi Gras Music & Nightlife Nature Snowbird Events Sports Annual Arts & Culture Community Events Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Fishing Golf History Events Mardi Gras Music & Nightlife Nature Snowbird Events Sports Annual Arts & Culture Community Events Culinary Outdoor & Festivals Fishing Golf History Events Mardi Gras Music & Nightlife Nature Snowbird Events Sports
The 15th annual John L. Borom Alabama Coastal BirdFest
450 Fairhope Avenue
Fairhope, AL 36532

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. Always the first full weekend of October, birders know the Alabama ...




December 14
Featured Event

Nov 6, 2017 - Dec 29, 2017  2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Dolphins at Sunset Kayak Tour

Nature
Dolphins at Sunset Kayak Tour
Wild Native Tours
Wild Native Tours

251-272-4088

Watch for and learn about Gulf Shores’ Bottlenose Dolphins in their natural environment from the intimate, unobtrusive, and non-threatening vantage point of a kayak. The entire three-hours of this paddle excursion are spent exploring optimal Bottlenose Dolphin habitat. ...

View Details Map & Details

May 25, 2017 - Feb 14, 2018  10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge Kayak Tour

Nature
Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge Kayak Tour
Wild Native Tours
Wild Native Tours

251-272-4088

Take a break from the bustling beach and enjoy three-hours of peaceful and tranquil paddling in the secluded inlets of the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge (BSNWR). Just minutes from bustling Gulf Shores, the BSNWR Kayak Tour immerses you in a coastal wilderness! We will ...

View Details Map & Details
December 15
Featured Event

Nov 6, 2017 - Dec 29, 2017  2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Dolphins at Sunset Kayak Tour

Nature
Dolphins at Sunset Kayak Tour
Wild Native Tours
Wild Native Tours

251-272-4088

Watch for and learn about Gulf Shores’ Bottlenose Dolphins in their natural environment from the intimate, unobtrusive, and non-threatening vantage point of a kayak. The entire three-hours of this paddle excursion are spent exploring optimal Bottlenose Dolphin habitat. ...

View Details Map & Details

May 25, 2017 - Feb 14, 2018  10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge Kayak Tour

Nature
Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge Kayak Tour
Wild Native Tours
Wild Native Tours

251-272-4088

Take a break from the bustling beach and enjoy three-hours of peaceful and tranquil paddling in the secluded inlets of the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge (BSNWR). Just minutes from bustling Gulf Shores, the BSNWR Kayak Tour immerses you in a coastal wilderness! We will ...

View Details Map & Details
December 18
Featured Event

Nov 6, 2017 - Dec 29, 2017  2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Dolphins at Sunset Kayak Tour

Nature
Dolphins at Sunset Kayak Tour
Wild Native Tours
Wild Native Tours

251-272-4088

Watch for and learn about Gulf Shores’ Bottlenose Dolphins in their natural environment from the intimate, unobtrusive, and non-threatening vantage point of a kayak. The entire three-hours of this paddle excursion are spent exploring optimal Bottlenose Dolphin habitat. ...

View Details Map & Details
December 19
Featured Event

Nov 6, 2017 - Dec 29, 2017  2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Dolphins at Sunset Kayak Tour

Nature
Dolphins at Sunset Kayak Tour
Wild Native Tours
Wild Native Tours

251-272-4088

Watch for and learn about Gulf Shores’ Bottlenose Dolphins in their natural environment from the intimate, unobtrusive, and non-threatening vantage point of a kayak. The entire three-hours of this paddle excursion are spent exploring optimal Bottlenose Dolphin habitat. ...

View Details Map & Details
December 20
Featured Event

Nov 6, 2017 - Dec 29, 2017  2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Dolphins at Sunset Kayak Tour

Nature
Dolphins at Sunset Kayak Tour
Wild Native Tours
Wild Native Tours

251-272-4088

Watch for and learn about Gulf Shores’ Bottlenose Dolphins in their natural environment from the intimate, unobtrusive, and non-threatening vantage point of a kayak. The entire three-hours of this paddle excursion are spent exploring optimal Bottlenose Dolphin habitat. ...

View Details Map & Details

May 25, 2017 - Feb 14, 2018  10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge Kayak Tour

Nature
Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge Kayak Tour
Wild Native Tours
Wild Native Tours

251-272-4088

Take a break from the bustling beach and enjoy three-hours of peaceful and tranquil paddling in the secluded inlets of the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge (BSNWR). Just minutes from bustling Gulf Shores, the BSNWR Kayak Tour immerses you in a coastal wilderness! We will ...

View Details Map & Details
December 21
Featured Event

Nov 6, 2017 - Dec 29, 2017  2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Dolphins at Sunset Kayak Tour

Nature
Dolphins at Sunset Kayak Tour
Wild Native Tours
Wild Native Tours

251-272-4088

Watch for and learn about Gulf Shores’ Bottlenose Dolphins in their natural environment from the intimate, unobtrusive, and non-threatening vantage point of a kayak. The entire three-hours of this paddle excursion are spent exploring optimal Bottlenose Dolphin habitat. ...

View Details Map & Details

May 25, 2017 - Feb 14, 2018  10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge Kayak Tour

Nature
Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge Kayak Tour
Wild Native Tours
Wild Native Tours

251-272-4088

Take a break from the bustling beach and enjoy three-hours of peaceful and tranquil paddling in the secluded inlets of the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge (BSNWR). Just minutes from bustling Gulf Shores, the BSNWR Kayak Tour immerses you in a coastal wilderness! We will ...

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