Gulf Coast Events
Mark your calendar with these distinctive events along the Gulf Coast in all of our beach locations, including Fort Walton Beach, Destin, Scenic 30A, Panama City Beach, Navarre Beach, Pensacola Beach, Perdido Key, Orange Beach, Gulf Shores and Fairhope. While each area hosts their own events, the beach communities are so close to one another, and often intertwined, that visiting guests can participate and enjoy neighboring activities going on nearby with ease.
One-of-a-kind festivals and fairs celebrate so many different passions and interests. With fishing core to all of our communities, we commemorate several seafood festivals and fishing tournaments highlighting local fare and seasonal favorites. With the unique arts and culture of our exceptional areas, art expos, plein air artists, live theater, and wine and music festivals satisfy the creative souls. For the athletes, our climate is perfect for foot races, duathlons and triathlons, as well as fantastic beach volleyball tournaments.
Southern Vacation Rentals event guide can direct you to countless ways to explore these happenings, either to enhance your existing vacation or perhaps entice you to plan your next trip to the beach. We hope you will want to plan more than one.
Independence Day Street Party and Fireworks
July 3 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Independence Day Street Party and Fireworks ~ Orange Beach, Alabama Events by Southern
Celebrate America’s 242nd birthday a day early with a street party and fireworks show! Bring the family down to The Wharf for live entertainment, kid-friendly activities, prize giveaways, and much more.
In addition, grab a glow-in-the-dark American flag to wave when the sun sets. Then watch the fireworks glow above The Wharf’s iconic palm trees sparkling red, white, and blue! Meanwhile, set up shop on Main Street for the perfect fireworks viewing spot and hang around for our Spectra Sound & Light Spectacular shows.
The celebration begins at 5 p.m. with the firework show starting at 8:45 p.m. and concluding the festivities. The best part: admission is FREE!
Coming down to Orange Beach? Check out one of Southern’s nearby vacation rentals! Stay at Caribe The Resort, a luxurious condominium overlooking Robinson Island on the Gulf Coast.