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.

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Sports

Score big with your hometown with Gulf Shores and Orange Beach sporting events. There’s no better place to hang up your cleats or sneakers after a day of competition than at the beach.


February 17
Featured Event
2018 Sweetheart 5k, Sea Turtle 1/2 Marathon and Sweetheart 1 Mile Fun Run
The Hangout
The Hangout
101 E. Beach Blvd.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542-
(251) 747-7232

Come join us for a fun-filled morning at The Hangout on the beach. Our course borders the lagoon heading out and return along the beautiful Gulf of Mexico to The Hangout with mile splits and water stops. Select from 1/2 marathon, wheelchair 1/2 marathon, 5K run, 5K walk, or ...

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April 21
Featured Event

Apr 21, 2018  7:30 AM - 12:00 PM

22nd Annual Mullet Man Triathlon

Flora-Bama Lounge & Oyster Bar
Flora-Bama Lounge & Oyster Bar
17401 Perdido Key Dr.
Perdido Key, FL 32507
(850) 483-6267

The 22nd Annual Mullet Man Triathlon will donate a portion of the proceeds to the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. In memory of M. Lane Gilchrist, the late, popular Mayor of Gulf Breeze, FL. The triathlon is a high quality event that promises a great course, awesome volunteers, a ...

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May 03
Featured Event

May 3, 2018 - May 5, 2018  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

2018 AHSAA State Track Championship (4-5-6-7 A, boys and girls)

Gulf Shores Sportsplex
Gulf Shores Sportsplex
19025 Oak Road West
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(334) 263-6994

Check out the best track athletes from across the state. The Alabama High School Athletic Association along with the City of Gulf Shores and the Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Sports Commission hosts students from across the state competing for their state title in track and f...

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May 3, 2018 - May 6, 2018  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

2018 National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship

Gulf Shores Main Public Beach (Gulf Place)
101 Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

May 3-Open Practice, No Gate Fee. Check out the NCAA National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship to be played at Gulf Shores Public Beach. The top eight collegiate teams from across the country hit the white sandy beaches in Gulf Shores to compete for the championship...

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May 04
Featured Event

May 3, 2018 - May 5, 2018  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

2018 AHSAA State Track Championship (4-5-6-7 A, boys and girls)

Gulf Shores Sportsplex
Gulf Shores Sportsplex
19025 Oak Road West
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(334) 263-6994

Check out the best track athletes from across the state. The Alabama High School Athletic Association along with the City of Gulf Shores and the Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Sports Commission hosts students from across the state competing for their state title in track and f...

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May 3, 2018 - May 6, 2018  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

2018 National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship

Gulf Shores Main Public Beach (Gulf Place)
101 Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

May 3-Open Practice, No Gate Fee. Check out the NCAA National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship to be played at Gulf Shores Public Beach. The top eight collegiate teams from across the country hit the white sandy beaches in Gulf Shores to compete for the championship...

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May 05
Featured Event

May 3, 2018 - May 5, 2018  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

2018 AHSAA State Track Championship (4-5-6-7 A, boys and girls)

Gulf Shores Sportsplex
Gulf Shores Sportsplex
19025 Oak Road West
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(334) 263-6994

Check out the best track athletes from across the state. The Alabama High School Athletic Association along with the City of Gulf Shores and the Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Sports Commission hosts students from across the state competing for their state title in track and f...

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May 3, 2018 - May 6, 2018  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

2018 National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship

Gulf Shores Main Public Beach (Gulf Place)
101 Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

May 3-Open Practice, No Gate Fee. Check out the NCAA National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship to be played at Gulf Shores Public Beach. The top eight collegiate teams from across the country hit the white sandy beaches in Gulf Shores to compete for the championship...

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May 06
Featured Event

May 3, 2018 - May 6, 2018  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

2018 National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship

Gulf Shores Main Public Beach (Gulf Place)
101 Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

May 3-Open Practice, No Gate Fee. Check out the NCAA National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship to be played at Gulf Shores Public Beach. The top eight collegiate teams from across the country hit the white sandy beaches in Gulf Shores to compete for the championship...

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May 24
Featured Event

May 24, 2018 - May 26, 2018  9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

2018 NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championship

2018 NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championship
Gulf Shores Sportsplex
19025 Oak Rd. W.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

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 2018 NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championship will ...

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