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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 06/24/2017 to 07/24/2017

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Featured Event

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 24
Featured Event

Jun 24, 2017  8:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Strickly Isbell

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

Strickly Isbell has been performing along the Gulf Coast for the last several years. This acoustic duo plays a variety of music from new and old country songs to traditional pop and rock tunes. This musical duo is sure to appeal to a broad base of people with great vocals an...

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...

Jun 24, 2017  10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Car Wash hosted by The Naval Air Station

Community Events
Flora-Bama Liquor & Lottery

Perdido Key, FL 32507

The Naval Air Station will be hosting a car wash at Flora-Bama Liquor Store on June 24 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. This is a free event but donations are welcome! 

Jun 24, 2017  11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Beave and Cleave

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

Beave and Cleave are a husband and wife acoustic duo covering songs that will get you tappin' your toes and singin' along all night long. Learn more about them here.

Jun 24, 2017  1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Video: Natural Diversity

Nature
Gulf State Park
Gulf State Park
20115 State Hwy. 135
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

This discovering Alabama video shows that although the state’s coastal area is relatively small in size, it is diverse in natural qualities: rivers, bays, swamps, marshes, and beaches, as well as resident plant and animal species. Dr. Phillips is joined by local natural...

Jun 24, 2017  5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Hundred Dollar Car

Music & Nightlife
Lucy Buffett's LuLu's
Lucy Buffett's LuLu's
200 E. 25th Ave.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

All roads led to Orange Beach, Alabama for the members of Hundred Dollar Car. Originally from as far away as Georgia, Muscle Shoals, Huntsville, and Mobile, band members all agree that home is Orange Beach. The combined experience of the band includes sharing the stage with ...

Jun 24, 2017  6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Melissa Joiner Trio

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 24, 2017  6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Three Bean Soup

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

Formed in 2006, Three Bean Soup is an acoustic cover band traveling all over the Gulf Coast entertaining in all different places. Often they add steel drum into their shows. As an acoustic cover band, they cover a wide variety of songs. Their influences include music from th...

Jun 24, 2017  6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Philo @ The Hangout

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

Hailing from many different parts of the U.S., members of PHILO came together in 2010 to form a high energy radio rock and pop cover band in Mobile, Alabama. PHILO plays songs from all of your favorite bands of the 70s, 80s and 90s as well as a great selection of current mus...

Jun 24, 2017  6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Live Music: Pale Moon Rising

Music & Nightlife
Live Music: Pale Moon Rising
Big Beach Brewing Company
Big Beach Brewing Company
300 E. 24th Ave.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 948-2337

Spanning several genres, Pale Moon Rising provides a truly unique listening experience. Damien combines poignant lyrics and superb vocals to embrace audiences. Mac and Chris trade off flawless execution of tasteful lead guitar, while Doug lays groundwork with his distinctive...

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