If you’re enjoying a fabulous vacation in Northwest Florida or Coastal Alabama during football season, you will definitely want to partake in the team spirit that this area is known for! Whether college or professional, if there’s a game on, people along the Gulf Coast will be out rooting for their favorite team. If you are staying in a vacation rental in Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, Perdido Key, or Pensacola Beach, here are some great places to watch the game.
If you’re staying in a vacation rental in Gulf Shores, then you have some great local spots to choose from. The Hangout is a family-friendly restaurant with lots of fun stuff for children and a fantastic draft beer selection for parents. Located right on the beach, The Hangout is a popular place with a great atmosphere. For a more low-key place, Rafters Restaurant and Sports Bar offers plenty of TVs and great food in a more relaxed setting.
A little further down the coast in Orange Beach you can always have a great time at Lulu’s. Lulu’s is a colorful and fun place to bring the whole family. There is also Hurricane’s Grill & Wings, which has an awesome beer selection and is known for their famous baked chicken wings. Beer and chicken wings are always great for watching the game!
If you’re in Perdido Key, you can go to the Florabama. Located on the Florida and Alabama state line, this local’s favorite is a great place to check out any day. The Florabama has good food, cold drinks, and overlooks the Gulf of Mexico.
Pensacola Beach also has an amazing selection of fun places to watch the game. Go to Sideline’s Sports Bar and Restaurant for some fresh seafood and wings. Hit up Bamboo Willie’s to watch the game in an open-air bar while enjoying a frozen Bushwhacker -a local cocktail that tastes like a chocolate shake! Plus, you can always cruise over to Landshark Beach Bar to cheer on your team Jimmy Buffet style.
Whichever team you are rooting for, we hope your stay in a vacation rental in Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, Perdido Key, or Pensacola Beach is one you will always cherish! Go team!