Events and Festivals

Live music, parades, holidays, art festivals and historical tours can all be found on Alabama's Gulf Coast. With an abundance of activities happening, you can be as busy as you want on your vacation. Join us in the spring for Mardi Gras or the HangOut Music Festival . Summertime brings Civil War History Tours at Fort Morgan, fishing and golf tournaments, hot air balloon festivals, and music on the beach! The fun doesn't stop in the fall and winter with Oktoberfest, BirdFest, Shrimp Festival (2015 will be its 44th year!), and a magical Christmas lights display.

Mardi Gras Festivities

Mardi Gras Festivities

Friends, parades, beads, music and parades! This is how we celebrate Fat Tuesday on the Gulf of Mexico. Join us for the unique Gulf Shores Mardis Gras Boat Parade that is associated with the famous LuLu`s restaurant
Location: East Beach Blvd Gulf Shores, AL
Phone: 251-967-5858
The Hangout Festival

The Hangout Festival

Unique to our area of the Gulf Coast music scene is the Hangout Music Festival! Started in 2010, it attracts headliners from a variety of music genres and an even larger variety of audience members. This upbeat, friendly festival is set up right on the beach!
Location: 101 E. Beach, Blvd, Gulf Shores
Phone: 251-948-3030
Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Check out our local Calendar of Events to find out about the fun festivals and events in Gulf Shores and surrounding areas.
Location: Gulf Shores