Gulf Shores Festivals ~ Year Round Festivals & Events
The Gulf Shores Festivals and other year round Events are an essential part of the Alabama Gulf Coast. Festivals include everything from Arts & Crafts, Music and of course Shrimp. Above all, check our Event calendar for convenient dates. There are numerous events going on at various times. We have Mardi Gras parades, Orange Beach Car Show, Wharf Boat & Yacht Show, Mullet Toss, Oyster Festival. Also Hot Air Balloon Festival, Music Festival and numerous sports tourments for Baseball, Softball, Volley Ball and Soccer.
In early March, check out the Annual Arts and Crafts Festival. Enjoy free admission, live local entertainment, and fine arts and crafts set up in booths. You can expect around 25,000 people to attend every year. In late March you can look forward to the Elberta Sausage Festival. It is a community event given by the local fire department featuring german sausage and plenty of great country cooked food. Also featured, is local talent, 250 arts and crafts booths, and plenty of family fun and entertainment.
In April the Spring Festival begins. Plan for fun for the entire family plus your furry little friends! They offer a play inflatable area for kids, music, hayrides, face painting, and so much more.
You must come and see what all the excitement is about when the Annual Shrimp Festival goes on in October. You can eat all the best seafood the town and other franchises have to offer directly on the beach. Walk around for four entire days from morning to night enjoying unique arts and crafts. Enjoy new singers and old bands that you’ve been missing since you were a kid. People from around the country come to enjoy our unique festivals every year and never go home unhappy nor hungry. Would you like to see what the Gulf shores and Orange Beach areas have to offer? Call our friendly staff to find out what festivals are going on around the date you are looking to visit. We will help you find the condo beach home most convenient for you.