Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Alabama offer 32 miles of some of the world’s most pristine sugar-white sand beaches and emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Centrally located between the sub-tropic climates of Mobile, Alabama and Pensacola, Florida, these two beach-resort cities boast year-round activities. Enjoy an active lifestyle while charter fishing on both the back bays and the Gulf of Mexico. Cycle or hike through the trails of Alabama’s Gulf State Park, as well as other natural preserves, and set a tee time for world-class golf at The Peninsula.
These Gulf Coast communities feature an array of both casual and fine dining restaurants where you’ll always find great, local seafood on the menu. When night falls and the lights dim, you’ll be treated to the tunes of local musicians at many of your favorite restaurants. Shopping along the Alabama Gulf Coast boasts quaint boutiques and famous-name outlets.
The area is also home to the Annual National Shrimp Festival, the Hangout Music Festival and the Orange Beach Festival of Art, as well as dozens of other entertaining events. The Amphitheater at The Wharf also boasts outdoor concerts by Grammy-award winning artists.