2014 Mullet Toss

Where else can you throw a 1 lb. mullet from Alabama to Florida… only at the Flora Bama! Come join the fun as people from all over attend this Charitable event that contributes $20,000+ each year to local youth charities. Also featuring local celebrities at noon each day tossing out a few mullets too!

While your there enjoy great food, great music and family fun activities for all.

This epic annual blast begins with a Mullet Man Triathlon on Saturday, April 19th at 7:30 a.m. at the Flora Bama. Then continues on April 23rd with the “Mullet Swing” Golf Classic and April 25th with the tossing of the Mullets.

You can get more information on each event, pricing and prizes by visiting www.florabama.com.

If you are still looking for accommodations be sure to book one of our rental properties and take advantage of our “Spring Special”.

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A Guide to Breaking Out of the Ice this Spring with an Anchor Vacation

The news this winter has been encased in weather and storm related alerts for much of the nation at some point in time. Chances are you are one of the unlucky many who hfamily_poolave been chipping, digging, sliding and shoveling your way through winter. Chances are you are wishing for an early arrival of Spring!

Chances are even better that the answer to your weather woes are buried in the soft white sands of the Alabama beaches. Anchor Vacations suggests planning your Spring Break burying your toes in the sand while soaking in the warm rays of sunshine known to bless our shores. Here are some ideas we think are the perfect answer to help you break free from the ice and snow:

  • Sit back (with toes deeply buried in white sand) and relax with a popular Spring Break book
  • Get the adrenaline pumping with Complimentary Services like
    • FREE dolphin cruises
    • FREE deep sea fishing and
    • FREE water park admission
    • Bring the entire family and experience the MANY Gulf Shores Attractions

You’ll not only find a warm, welcoming climate to melt the winter blahs away, but you’ll find warm hospitality and comfortable Gulf Shores vacation rentals that will have you coming back year after year.

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SEC BeachFest

SEC BeachFest:

Join us August 15th – 18th in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach, AL as we kick off the football season at the 2nd SEC Beachfest.?! This championship celebration consists of football clinics, a fishing tournament, a golf scramble, a 5k run, happy hour, concerts & more!!! Not to mention the SEC BeachFest will bring some of your favorite legendary coaches & players from around the SEC.

This will be your chance to get up close & personal with the coaches and players. Look forward to the entertaining & inspiring stories from these acclaimed coaches that will include College Football Hall of Fame Inductees such as Billy Brewer (Ole Miss), Frank Broyles (Arkansas), Vince Dooley (Georgia), Phillip Fulmer (Tennessee), Pat Dye (Auburn), Gene Stallings (Alabama) and RC Slocum (Texas A&M).
 
As if meeting with the coaches & players are not enough to lure you down to the Gulf Coast, this event also gives you a chance to enjoy yourself with family and friends by entering in the deep sea fishing tournament, golf scramble & the 5k run. Each event will include prizes starting from gift bags, free breakfast & lunch, free tickets to the SEC Beachfest, t-shirts & more!!!

You can get more information on each event, pricing and prizes by visiting www.secbeachfest.com.

Can you think of a better way to end your summer? I can’t.

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Vacation Rentals in Gulf Shores Alabama

Vacation rentals in Gulf Shores Alabama have been really strong for the 2011 summer. We were especially surprised to have been totally booked for the past 4 weekends. Surprised because last summer we had the BP oil on our beaches and never expected summer rentals to be this great. For the past few years we’ve only been totally booked on holidays and special events. We as property managers are elated and our property owners are especially pleased. We hope to continue this trend on into the fall season with advertising and specials.

We received a ton of emails and phone calls this summer looking for last minute weekend rentals and rental specials. Unfortunately for approximately 98 percent of them we had nothing for them because we only had a few properties available due to vacationers booking early. For those who we couldn’t help this summer, please try booking earlier in the year so you will have your choice of properties from which to book. Our friendly Reservationist and user-friendly booking page should be a great help in selecting your next Gulf Shores vacation.

Read another good article on Gulf Shores Alabama.

Posted July 28, 2011 by Anchor Vacations

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