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Gulf Shores Events & Orange Beach Events

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Gulf Shores & Orange Beach, Alabama are two of the most active and exciting spots on the Gulf Coast, playing host to both annual activities and new events and concerts scheduled for each year. No matter what your interest may be, Gulf Shores has something for you, at almost any time of the year.

Many of the celebrations that make Gulf Shores so special have been going on for years. Located near the heart of Cajun country as we are, you'll always be able to find us celebrating Mardi Gras, beach style. Later in the spring the annual interstate mullet toss brings together locals and tourists each year to party and toss mullet like horseshoes in an event that could only happen on our Coast! The Hangout Music Festival in May is one of the top multi-day music festivals in the country, bringing together under-the-radar and breakout acts to play for audiences right on the beach. The Shrimp Festival is a highlight of the fall Gulf Shores events calendar, attracting over 250,000 attendees each year and providing an unparalleled taste of our local seafood. All of these events are held within an easy distance of our Gulf Shores rentals and Orange Beach condos.

These events anchor the calendar each year, but you'll need to have our event calendar handy to really take advantage of all our Gulf Shores events. The Amphitheater at the Wharf is one of the best places to see music on the beach, attracting headliners throughout spring, summer, and fall. The Hangout has concerts regularly in a more intimate environment. We play host to food, wine, and art events throughout the year, as well as a number of charity running events. When you consider we have the biggest Ferris Wheel in the Southeast on our Wharf in Orange Beach, it's always a carnival here, too!

Stay in one of our Gulf Shores condos or Orange Beach rentals and enjoy the many activities we have to offer. Contact us today to make your reservation!

The Wharf Boat and Yacht Show
Event Date: March 22,2018 - March 25,2018
Posted In: Special Event

The Wharf Boat and Yacht Show will offer the largest in-water display of any boat show along the upper Gulf Coast. It will showcase the latest offerings from boat...
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44th Annual Festival of Art
Event Date: March 10,2018 - March 11,2018
Posted In: Special Event

Festival of Art celebrates an extraordinary amount of arts and artists from visual arts and fine arts and crafts to glass artists, potters, painters, sculptors,...
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Ballyhoo A Celebration of Art and Culture
Event Date: March 03,2018
Posted In: Winter Activities

Do you Ballyhoo? This exciting one-day event is unique in its focus on fine arts combined with cultural charm and the fun-loving spirit of residents of Coastal...
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2018 Welcome Center Lecture Series presents Ghost Town of Blakeley
Event Date: February 28,2018
Posted In: Winter Activities

2018 Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Tourism Lecture Series presents: Mike Bunn, Ghost Town of Blakeley. Gulf Shores Welcome Center, 3459 Gulf Shores Pkwy Gulf Shores,...
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2018 Welcome Center Lecture Series presents Alabama's Biodiversity
Event Date: February 27,2018
Posted In: Winter Activities

2018 Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Tourism Lecture Series presents: Shonda Borden and Mark Wetzel, Alabama's Biodiversity. Gulf Shores Welcome Center, 3459 Gulf...
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The 3 Redneck Tenors
Event Date: February 26,2018 - February 27,2018
Posted In: Family Fun

Erie H. Meyer Civic Center, 7 p.m. The 3 Redneck Tenors are a new breed in the “tenor genre” – their musical comedy featuring classically trained veteran...
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2018 Welcome Center Lecture Series presents Little Lagoon: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
Event Date: February 26,2018
Posted In: Winter Activities

2018 Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Tourism Lecture Series presents: Chan West and Dennis Hatfield, Littls Lagoon: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow. Gulf Shores Welcome...
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Orange Beach Seafood Festival & Car Show
Event Date: February 24,2018
Posted In: Special Event

The 26th Annual Orange Beach Seafood Festival is a major fundraiser for the Orange Beach Sports Association to support sports-related activities in our community,...
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2018 Welcome Center Lecture Series presents What's Happening at the National Woldlife Refuge
Event Date: February 23,2018
Posted In: Winter Activities

2018 Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Tourism Lecture Series presents: Brittany Petersen, What's Happening at the National Wildlife Refuge. Gulf Shores Welcome...
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2018 Welcome Center Lecture Series presents Oodles of Oysters
Event Date: February 22,2018
Posted In: Winter Activities

2018 Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Tourism Lecture Series presents: Shana Alford, Oodles of Oysters. Gulf Shores Welcome Center, 3459 Gulf Shores Pkwy Gulf Shores, AL...
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