Gulf Shores Alabama Events

Browse our favorite Gulf Shores events and festivals. The Alabama Gulf Coast hosts annual festivals celebrating the local culture, art, music, food, and more. Come experience what Gulf Shores, Alabama is all about at one of these events.  

pottery

46th Annual Festival of Art 2020

Mar 14 2020 - 10:00am to Mar 15 2020 - 5:00pm
The 46th Annual Festival of Art in Orange Beach is March 14-15, 2020 at the Orange Beach Waterfront Park.Read more
holiday market

2019 Merry Market Unique Gifts and Arts & Crafts Expo

Dec 7 2019 - 9:00am to Dec 8 2019 - 5:00pm
The 8th Annual Merry Market Unique Gifts and Arts & Crafts Expo is December 7-8, 2019 in Orange Beach at the Perdido Beach Resort.Read more
songwriter

35th Annual Frank Brown International Songwriters' Festival 2019

Nov 7 2019 - 9:00am to Nov 17 2019 - 9:00am
The 2019 Frank Brown International Songwriters' Festival is in its 35th annual year and is one of the biggest gatherings of songwriters and musicians in the world.Read more
raw oysters

Gulf Shores 2019 Oyster Cook-Off and Craft Beer Weekend

Nov 1 2019 - 6:00pm to Nov 2 2019 - 11:00pm
The 11th Annual Oyster Cook-Off and Craft Beer Weekend festival in Gulf Shores, AL, is November 1-2, 2019 at the Hangout.Read more
classic cars

2019 Cajun Festival and Car Show

Oct 12 2019 - 8:00am
The 2019 Cajun Festival and Car Show at The Wharf in Orange Beach, AL, is a family-friendly event on October 12. Gather at The Wharf shopping, dining, and entertainment center for an afternoon of delicious food, classic cars, and local vendors.Read more
shrimp

2019 National Shrimp Festival in Gulf Shores

Oct 10 2019 - 10:00am to Oct 13 2019 - 6:00pm
The 48th Annual National Shrimp Festival in Gulf Shores, Alabama, is October 10 - 13, 2019. Located at the Gulf Shores Public Beach, the National Shrimp Festival is a celebration of all variations, species, and styles of shrimp.Read more
birds migrating

2019 John L. Borom Alabama Coastal BirdFest

Oct 2 2019 - 8:00am to Oct 5 2019 - 5:00pm
The 16th Annual John L. Borom Alabama Coastal BirdFest in 2019 is October 2-5 in multiple locations throughout Mobile and Baldwin counties. The birdwatching tradition takes place the first weekend of October when birds are typically in the Gulf Shores area and all along the...Read more
cycling

2019 Brett Robinson Alabama Coastal Triathlon

Sep 7 2019 - 5:00am
The 13th Annual Brett Robinson Alabama Coastal Triathlon 2019 is Saturday, September 7 at the Gulf Shores Public Beach in Orange Beach, AL. The race kicks off at 5 a.m. and goes until 2 p.m offering both an Olympic and Sprint race.Read more