It’s no secret that we’re obsessed with Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. We love dishing on the best burgers, attending all of the amazing events happening every weekend, and spilling all the details on what free things you should be doing in Gulf Shores. Not to mention we absolutely love coupons. So it should come as no surprise that we love contests, too!

Find out more about things to do in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach...

  • Brothers Osborne Concert at The Wharf in Orange Beach

    An Event for Every Season

    In the South, we don’t need much of an excuse to celebrate, and for that reason, you’ll find at a myriad of extraordinary events in every season! Read more

  • Tanger Outlets in Foley

    Something for Everyone at Tanger Outlets

    Whether you’re looking for souvenirs or need to grab a gift for someone, any gift on your list can be found at Tanger Outlets in Foley. Read more

  • RB and SL collage for article preview image.PNG

    Two Great Treasure Hunts in Summerdale

    Take a visit to Red Beard’s Treasure Chest and Silver Lining Market in Summerdale, AL, just a short drive from Gulf Shores beaches. You will find antiques to yard art and anything in between all in two stores. Your treasures are waiting to be found! Read more

  • The Hot Shop 2_Facebook Page.jpg

    The Hot Shop Facebook Page

    The Gulf Coast Artisan Trail

    Handmade souvenirs, made yourself or by a local artisan, are so much more special, and can be treasured for years. From decorative crafts to homemade goods, the Gulf Coast has several unique souvenir options. Read more

  • Shop till you drop2.png

    Shop 'Til You Drop

    Shop ‘til you drop for a new wardrobe, souvenirs, beauty and health products, or fill your home with art and coastal décor from our chic beachwear and coastal home furnishing stores and don’t forget those beach souvenirs. Read more

  • Shark Attack - Hangout website.jpg

    The Hangout Facebook page

    Fruity Cocktails & Wines & Beers, Oh My!

    Coastal cocktails. Succulent wines. Locally brewed craft beer. We’ve got it all here on the coast. Pleasure your palate with the Alabama Gulf Coast’s full spread of delightful drinks. Read more

  • Cruiser ad pic '20.jpeg

    Happy Harbor, Happier Customers

    Many vacationers don’t have the convenience of their own water vessel, but luckily, Happy Harbor has you covered. They make all the fun in the sun just a little easier to access! Read more

  • The Track Cover_FB.jpg

    The Track Family Fun Park - FB Page

    Fun for the Whole Family at The Track Family Fun Park

    From go-karts and mini golf, to blaster boats, kids country rides, arcade games, and more, The Track offers action-packed fun for all ages! Read more

  • Aerial view of the fairway at Craft Farms Golf Course

    Courtesy of Coastal Alabama Golf

    Golf the Alabama Gulf Coast | Courses & Golf Packages

    Coastal Alabama Golf: Courses and Packages. Golf the Gulf Coast and let the experts at Coastal Alabama Golf make your trip planning a hole-in-one, dream-come-true experience. Read more

  • IMG_5510.JPG

    Happy Harbor Website

    So Many Reasons to Explore Orange Beach on a Jet Ski with Happy Harbor Watersports

    Want to enjoy a day on the water while visiting the Alabama Gulf Coast, but don't own a watercraft? This article tells you some advantages of renting a jet ski through locally owned Happy Harbor. They also offer guided Dolphin Tours and so much more. Read more

  • Coaster 1 Resized

    The Track Family Fun Park

    Go-Karts, Mini Golf, and More: Family-Friendly Attractions at The Track Family Fun Park

    Get the inside scoop on the many family-friendly attractions you have to look forward to at The Track Family Fun Park, and start planning your visit on your next getaway to Gulf Shores & Orange Beach. Read more

  • prem ski ad pic '21.jpeg

    Explore Gulf Shores & Orange Beach by Jet Ski with Happy Harbor

    Happy Harbor's jet ski rentals offer a unique opportunity for creating your own fast-paced adventure or slowing things down a bit on a guided tour of Gulf Shores' and Orange Beach's islands and waterways. Read more

  • Green Mini Golf Putter with Colorful Golf Balls

    Mini Golf for Max Fun

    You won't need a golf cart to tackle these fun local mini golf courses. Just bring your competitive spirit. Read more

  • tritoon-exterior.jpg

    4 Reasons Why You Should Rent a Tritoon from Happy Harbor Marina & Watersports

    The newer tritoon style adds an additional tube. But what does that mean when it comes to deciding which one to rent from Happy Harbor Marina & Watersports in Orange Beach? Read more

  • 330902251_734694901501069_2591428908302077283_n.jpg

    Happy Sand-Castling!

    Wanting to take your sandcastle game to the next level on your upcoming vacation to the Alabama Gulf Coast? With some top tips and a little help from the pros, you’ll be creating masterpieces in no time. Read more

  • Kiva Dunes FB.jpg

    Kiva Dunes Facebook Page

    Fore the Love of Golf

    You can barely swing a 7-iron on the Alabama Gulf Coast without hitting one of our exquisite golf courses. Some are technically challenging, some are playable for golfers of all skill levels, but all of our courses are visually stunning. Read more

  • The Spa at The Beach Club Facebook.jpg

    The Spa at The Beach Club Facebook Page

    Focus on You

    Indulge in a little pampering while you are on vacation. Let skilled hands work out all the kinks. Or follow along with a yoga or fitness instructor. It’s all about you, and that’s okay. Read more

  • the wharf fb page2.jpg

    The Wharf FB Page

    Entertainment for the Whole Family: Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Edition

    Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Alabama are known for being a top family vacation destination. The area’s wide array of activities ensure there is something for all ages to enjoy, no matter the pace of your vacation. Read more

  • Waterville Escape Room in Gulf Shores

    Photo Courtesy Waterville USA

    Escape Rooms in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach

    From utterly creepy to absolutely family-friendly, a variety of escape rooms are available in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Read more

  • DSC_0312_small.jpg

    Photo Courtesy of Battleship Memorial Park

    4 Lessons to Learn

    The stories you’ve read in history books and those you’ve never heard before come to life when you visit our local historic sites. Plot your course for learning with these must-see locations. Read more