May every sunrise hold more promise, and every sunset hold more peace when you spend your vacation at the beach!! There are several events available for a fun family vacation on the Gulf Coast this May, we invite you to check them out and consider joining us for an early season vacation! Search vacation rental lodging or learn about these great May events, including the very popular Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival…
THE GULF COAST HOT AIR BALLOON FESTIVAL
Event Dates: May 6th and May 7th, 2016
The 12th Annual Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival will be held May 6th and 7th. Admission is free!! There are 33 pilots from across the U.S who will participate at the festival. It will also include balloon glows Friday and Saturday night, the World Famous Disc Connected K-9s Frisbee Dog Show, Bubba Blackwell’s World Famous Harley Davidson Stunt Show, Carnival rides, Arts and Crafts vendors, a crawfish boil and more. The festival grounds are open Friday from 2 pm- 10 pm and Saturday from 6 am – 10 pm.
May 7th 7:30 am – 9:30 am The Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival is hosting its first ever Color Dash 5k run/walk. Be one of the first to run under the balloons and through clouds of color! Make sure to get there early to join in on the dance competitions, hula-hoop contest and many more contests with awesome giveaways.
44th Annual Art in the Park
Event Dates: May 7th & 8th, 2016
Enjoy a relaxing day at John B. Foley Park in downtown Foley while enjoying the 44th Annual Art in the Park on May 7th & 8th from 10 am to 5 pm. This event is held each spring and is known to attract thousands of attendees. There will be over 100 artists show casing their talents.
C Spire Concert Series presents: Florida Georgia Line
Event Date: May 13th, 2016
Looking for some good musical entertainment?! You will definitely not want to miss the Florida Georgia Line as they perform at The Amphitheater at The Wharf on May 13th. There will be special guests such as Cole Swindell, The Cadillac Three and Kane Brown!
Hangout Music Festival
Event Dates: May 20th-22nd, 2016
Learn more about this extremely popular event…Hangout Music Festival 2016