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Gulf Shores Attractions And Things To Do


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sunsetWhen you’re looking to get out and have some fun, Gulf Shores has attractions for everyone; singles out for a fun weekend, couples looking to relax and families making new memories. We are proud to be able to help you plan your trip from choosing just the right gulf shores condo rental to fit your needs to providing information on all of the fun things you can do while you’re vacationing.

Romantic Gulf Shores Attractions

Are you looking for a special place to get married? How about a small wedding at sunset on Sunset Bay, or even a secluded island! BareFoot Naut-A-Weddings can get you all set up, and Bender Realty will make sure you have the perfect honeymoon condo.

Exciting Gulf Shores Attractions

Looking for an exciting day of fishing? Sea Hunter Charters Inc., in Orange Beach can provide you with a time you’ll never forget. And if you’re just looking for some family fun, you and the kids will never run out of exciting things to do in this area. There’s the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, Adventure Island with mini-golf, laser tag, and go-karts, Waterville Amusement Park, and much more.

Find Adventure When You Stay With Bender Realty!

For vacation rentals in Gulf Shores and the surrounding areas, Bender Realty has the right solutions. We’ll set you up in comfort and style, and offer suggestions on exciting or relaxing things to do while you’re here. Make your next vacation a special one; call us today!

The Hangout Beach, Music & Arts Festival, Gulf Shores

The Hangout Beach, Music & Arts Festival will be held May 18-20 in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Hangout Music Festival is the first and only festival of its kind. Located in beautiful Gulf Shores, Alabama, Hangout features an eclectic musical lineup with stages located directly on white sandy beaches with ocean views. Hangout features today’s top rock ‘n roll and contemporary artists in an idyllic sun-soaked setting. No other location allows music fans the opportunity to hear three consecutive days of their favorite bands while experiencing mind, body and spirit rejuvenation on the beach.

Adventure Island, Orange Beach

Adventure Island features mini-golf, laser tag, paddle and bumper boats, NASCAR and roller coaster simulators, go-karts and an arcade!
Phone: (251) 974-1500

Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, Gulf Shores

See everything from alligators to giraffes! Visit the reptile house, aviary, petting zoo, gift shop, concessions and picnic area.
Phone: (251) 968-5731

Barefoot Naut-A-Limos

More than a boat ride… We make Memories!
We offer Free Dolphin Trips packaged with 12 PRIVATE all day inclusive, Fun Filled Family Water Activities from Xtreme Tubin’ to Private cruising to Sundrenched Islands!
Phone: (251) 609-3444

BareFoot Naut-A-Weddings

Small Weddings performed on the water at Sunset on Sunset Bay or on a secluded island!
Experience your special moment with friends and family in a place where dolphin swim and where time stands still but the memory is forever!
Phone: (251) 609-3444

Beach Power Rentals, Gulf Shores

Make a reservation now and start enjoying the beach! Our powered chairs give you the freedom to enjoy being on the beach with family and friends.
Phone: (251) 967-3729

Bellingrath Gardens & Home

Tour 65 acres of lushly landscaped gardens and a museum home.
Phone: (251) 973-2217 or (800) 247-8420

Biophilia Nature Center, Elberta

This 20-acre ecological restoration project features carnivorous plants, wildflowers, butterfly nurseries, nature library and bookstore.
Phone: (251) 987-1200

Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge, Gulf Shores

The Refuge includes 6,700 acres with 5 miles of hiking trails and beach access. An important stopover for neotropical migrating birds.
Phone: (251) 540-7720

Dauphin Island Bird Sanctuary, Dauphin Island

The Sanctuary comprises 164 acres of maritime forest with walking trails and is a habitat for neotropical migrants.
Phone: (251) 861-2120

Dottie Jo Charter Service, Orange Beach

This fully equipped 31′ nearshore / offshore sport fishing boat is located in Trent Marina in Orange Beach, Alabama. We offer fun for the family, inshore fishing, bottom fishing, offshore fishing, and halfday or full day trips.
Phone: (251) 968-6488

The Estuarium at The Dauphin Island Sea Lab, Dauphin Island

Walk through visual displays and interactive exhibits of Mobile’s estuary system.
Phone: (251) 861-7500

Historic Fort Gaines, Dauphin Island

See where history spans three centuries. Reenactments are given October through May.
Phone: (251) 861-6992

Fort Morgan

See this testament to the evolution of American coastal defense fortifications from 1834 to World War II. Living history program and candlelight tours during the summer.
Phone: (251) 540-7125.

National Naval Aviation Museum, Pensacola, FL

Tour Naval aviation history from wood and fabric biplanes to the frontiers of space.
Phone: (850) 452-3604 or (800) 327-5002

Orange Beach Indian & Sea Museum, Orange Beach

Located in the original Orange Beach schoolhouse and established to preserve local history, see exhibits on Native American culture and regional fishing and marine history.
Phone: (251) 981-8545

Pirates Island Adventure Golf, Gulf Shores

Play two 18-hole courses among waterfalls, caves, tropical plants, a pirate ship and sea fog.
Phone: (251) 968-4653

SanRoc Cay, Orange Beach

Visit the dock store, gift shops, charter fleet and restaurants.
Phone: (251) 981-7263 or (888) 386-4853

Sea Hunter Charters Inc., Orange Beach

This fully equipped 62′ offshore sport fishing boat is located in SanRoc Cay Marina in Orange Beach, Alabama.
We offer bottom fishing, offshore fishing, halfday trips, and overnighters.
Phone: (251) 981-9686

Tanger Outlet Center, Foley

Shop and save 20-70% off retail prices in more than 120 factory stores.
Phone: (251) 943-9303

The Track Recreation Center, Gulf Shores

The Center features go-karts, bumper boats, arcade, mini-golf, skycoaster and bungee jumping.
Phone: (251) 968-8111 or (251) 968-8112

USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park, Mobile

The Park includes the battleship U.S.S. Alabama, the submarine U.S.S. Drum, aircraft pavilion, audiovisual theater, concessions and a gift shop.
Phone: (251) 433-2703 or (800) GANGWAY

Waterville, USA, Gulf Shores

This water and amusement park has a roller coaster, Nascarts, laser tag, mini-golf, rides and an arcade.
Phone: (251) 948-2106

Weeks Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, Fairhope

The Reserve contains 6,000 acres of coastal habitats and wetlands, including an estuary and exhibits.
Phone: (251) 928-9792