The Wharf5Thinking of hitting the sand in Orange Beach or reserving a Gulf Shores vacation rental this fall? Don’t miss out on the many forms of fun available this August and September, particularly at the awesome event venue known as The Wharf!

The Wharf in Orange Beach, Alabama is a great destination for shopping, dining and family-friendly festivals. It’s also the local choice for concerts thanks to the wonderful amphitheater located on site. During the upcoming months of August and September there are several tremendous events taking place. We just know at least one will make your ‘must-attend’ list.

One of the great events coming up is the Top of the Hops Beer Festival, which will take place on August 15, 2015. Located on the Marina Lawn at The Wharf, this festival features over 150 craft brews located throughout various beer gardens on the grounds. In addition to the tasting event, you will find educational seminars such as Cooking with Beer, Food Pairings and How to Brew Beer. There will also be live music and exciting games. You can purchase tickets now for $35 per person.

Coming to The Wharf Amphitheater are two special music acts including Alabama Shakes, with opening guests the Drive by Truckers on August 22, 2015. You can find tickets  for that show, as well as for the September 6 show from the legendary Alabama, are on sale now via Ticketmaster! Reserve your condo or home rental on Alabama’s Gulf Coast now and don’t miss these great events.