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Go Beyond the Beach

With all there is to do around here, planning an itinerary can get stressful. But you can avoid that — take it from a local. Our staff picks highlight some of the best things to do in Gulf Shores, from must-see standards to out-of-the-way finds. Regardless of where you go, we think you’ll like it.

  • trio of musicians with a guitar and banjo

    Tunin' Out The Waves

    November 04

    Music has no boundaries; whether you’re here for work, a reunion, or simply to recharge, from now until November 17th,  you have the opportunity to step away from the breezy shoreline and attend the 35th Annual Frank Brown International Songwriters’ Festival.

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  • kids in halloween costumes

    Get Into The Halloween Spirit on Orange Beach

    October 07

    Are you visiting Orange Beach at the end of October? Why not get into the Halloween spirit with these spooky events. We've rounded up three ways to feel festive this month. 

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  • man with dog in park

    Top Reasons You Should Travel With Your Dog

    September 02

    Vacation isn’t complete without your fluffiest family member. That’s why we’ve rounded up the top three reasons to travel with your dog.  

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  • family running on the beach

    Savor the Last Days of Summer

    August 05

    Lazy days on the beach, enriching visits to the zoo, or relaxing days spent poolside—the choice is yours. It’s the last days of summer, and Orange Beach is thriving. We’ve taken it upon ourselves to pick our top three activities for August. 

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  • sparklers and flag

    Independence Day Street Party

    July 01

    Independence Day is just around the corner! Join the festivities on July 6th from 5 pm to 9 pm at The Wharf in what is known as the biggest street party on the Gulf Coast. It’s guaranteed to be a night to remember. 

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  • girls on roller coaster

    Make New Family Memories at Adventure Island

    June 03

    Located in the heart of Orange Beach, Adventure Island is the place to be for families who love to make new memories together. No matter what age your little explorers are, they’re sure to have plenty of stories of thrills and chills to take home to their friends from Adventure Island. 

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  • a peaceful outdoor hiking trail

    Roam the Backcountry on the Branyon Trail

    May 06

    All it takes is a quick look out your window to realize that the Hotel Indigo Orange Beach is surrounded by natural beauty. You’d have to look a little harder, though, to see beyond the beach. Thankfully, that’s easy enough. 

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