Gulf Shores & Orange Beach

Fourth of July Events

Celebrate Independence Day on the sugar-white sand beaches of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Our family-friendly destination is a great place to spend your holiday. Your children will enjoy lots of things to do, and don’t forget to catch the fireworks extravaganzas too. Happy Fourth of July!

Check out the Independence Day events below.

DISPLAY EVENTS FROM 06/25/2018 to 07/25/2018


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Independence Day Street Party and Fireworks
The Wharf in Orange Beach
4830 Main St.
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(251) 224-1000

Uncle Sam is turning a spry 242 years old on July 4, so we thought we’d celebrate a day early here at The Wharf! Join us for our Independence Day Street Party on July 3 for the ultimate freedom celebration! Bring the family down for live entertainment, kid-friendly acti...

The City of Gulf Shores Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration
Gulf State Park Fishing and Education 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 Wednesday, July 4. Fireworks will be shot from the Gulf State Park Fishing and Education Pier.According to organizers, fireworks will be shot from the southern...

July 02
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The 151st Army Detachment Band
Fort Morgan
110 State Hwy. 180 W.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

On July 2 from 10 a.m. - noon the 151st Army Detachment Band will perform inside the fort. General admission to Fort Morgan will be required for this activity.  

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July 03
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WWI Photo Gallery Living History Event
Fort Morgan
110 Hwy 180
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

Photo galleries to include domestic life, recreation, military training, medical and cavalry at Fort Morgan during WWI will be stationed inside the fort.  There will be living history participants, dressed in period clothing, stationed throughout to answer questions and prov...

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Tuesday Evening Living History Tour
Fort Morgan
51 Hwy 180
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

The WWI theme from earlier in the day will carry over to the evening tour. Historians and site staff, dressed in period uniform, will provide historical insights on various periods of Fort Morgan's history and the life of people who worked and served here. Laundresses will t...

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July 04
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Jul 4, 2018

2018 The Shark Run

2018 The Shark Run
Flora-Bama Lounge & Oyster Bar
17401 Perdido Key Dr.
Perdido Key, FL 32507
(251) 980-1045

Participants run a four-mile course on road surface along the Gulf throughout the race. Course is flat, flat, flat.Original ADVENTURE Run participants run two miles road on road surface followed by 2.5 miles beach sand. Each participant wears a Flag football belt throughout ...

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Independence Day Celebration at Perdido Beach Resort
Perdido Beach Resort
27200 Perdido Beach Blvd.
Orange Beach, AL 36561-
251-981-9811 ext. 103

Perdido Beach Resort, the Alabama Gulf Coast’s premier luxury beach front hotel, will once again celebrate our nation’s independence by hosting our annual Fireworks Gala and Barbeque on Wednesday, July 4, on the hotel beach decks in Orange Beach. This annual event ...

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4th of July Celebration at OWA
1501 S. OWA Blvd.

Join us on the 4th of July at OWA! We’ll be celebrating Independence Day at OWA with family-friendly activities, live entertainment throughout the property, and a spectacular fireworks show at 8:45 p.m. to cap-off the night! Celebrate with a fun day in the streets of ad...

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