Gulf Shores is the perfect Christmas or New Year's escape. It's less crowded than the spring and summer high season, and the weather is consistently mild and quite pleasant. In December, average temperatures are 66° F with only about 8 days of rain The lack of other tourists...
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Between sunny weather, warm water, great access to the outdoors, and great local restaurants, our team can agree — we are lucky to live in Gulf Shores. We thought it would be helpful to go through our all-time favorite things to do.
Fall is a wonderful time of the year on the Gulf Coast! Between fun festivals and spooky activities, there are many events and reasons to travel to Gulf Shores / Orange Beach this fall.
Shell hunting on the beaches of Coastal Alabama is always an adventure! Check out our tips and tricks for finding great seashells to bring home from your Gulf Shores / Orange Beach vacation.
There are lots of great events coming to Gulf Shores and Orange Beach this spring. Whether you have a love of the arts, food, music, running or all of the above, an Alabama Gulf Coast vacation has your interests covered.
January and February in South Alabama means one thing and one thing only for most: Mardi Gras! People from all over gather on the streets of downtown Mobile, Alabama (home of the first Mardi Gras), and the party doesn't stop until it ends!
When summer comes to a close, a mass exodus occurs on the Alabama Gulf Shores, leaving behind a beautifully deserted oasis — one of the best times to visit.
One special Friday evening each month, the streets of Historic Downtown Pensacola come alive for Gallery Night. Local businesses open their doors to the night air as visitors and locals alike flood the streets to enjoy music, art and cuisine.
This must-see event features the world-famous Blue Angels perfoming over Pensacola Beach on Santa Roasa Island.
Bellingrath Gardens and Home’s kid-focused Wonderful Wednesday program! Learn about the wildlife and ecology of the Gulf Coast from a variety of environmental organizations throughout the region.