Gulf Shores Area Upcoming Events

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Baldwin County during the American Civil War: The War Comes Home

WHEN: Apr 01 - Dec 01
WHERE: Fairhope Museum of History
PRICE: Free
PHONE: 251-929-1471
DETAILS:
Beginning April 1 - December 2014, the Fairhope Museum of History will present a comprehensive exhibit telling the stories of Fort Morgan, Fish River, the Grand Hotel, Deer Park, Spanish Fort and Blakeley during the Civil War.  Baldwin County during the American Civil War: The War Comes Home will narrate the experiences of Confederate and Union soldiers and seamen and describe the battles on Baldwin land, shore and waters which changed local history forever.One hundred fifty years ago this August, the U. S. Federal Navy engaged the Confederate States Navy in the Battle of Mobile Bay, resulting in the largest and bloodiest  naval battle of the Civil War.  Soon following, over 100,000 Union Army troops moved into the area, most advancing through Baldwin County, aiming to close the Port of Mobile.  The Museum’s extensive collection of Civil War artifacts will tell the stories of those 1864 battles with weapons, letters, uniforms, and soldiers’ personal items and equipment.  Maps, battle plans, documents and photographs recounting the events will be displayed.  Models of ships and earthworks will detail how the battles were planned and what actually happened on those local battlefields.  Baldwin County During the American Civil War: The War Comes Home! will be displayed on the second floor gallery through December 2014.   Civil War- themed speaker presentations, music shows, lectures, demonstrations and other events are planned to commemorate the sesquicentennial of the events on Baldwin County soil. For more information, call the Fairhope Museum of History at 251-929-1471.  Admission is free.

Karaoke

WHEN: Aug 08 - Jan 01
PHONE: 251-974-1612
DETAILS:
Nightly at 8:00 p.m.

After School Arts Program at the Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach

WHEN: Sep 02 - Nov 20
PHONE: 251-981-ARTS (2787)
WEBSITE: www.coastalartscenter.com
DETAILS:
Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach After School Arts Program12 week Fall Semester starts Sept. 212 week Spring Semester starts Jan. 133:15-5:15 p.m. Tuesdays - Art in Nature ($140 fall semester - due upon registration)Available to 2nd-6th graders@ Coastal Arts Center classroom studioWednesdays - Theater Troupe ($200 fall semester - due upon registration)Available to 2nd-9th graders. This is a one-year commitment class as "Dear Edwina Jr." performance is April 24-26.@ Orange Beach Rec CenterThursdays - Visual Arts ($140 fall semester - due upon registration)Available to 2nd-6th graders@ Coastal Arts Center classroom studioTransportation available from Gulf Shores and Orange Beach elementary schools for a one-time fee of $15.Limited number of scholarships available - email a statement about your financial need to jjones@cityoforangebeach.com.Register for one, two, or all three classes. Register online at www.CoastalArtsCenter.com!Call (251) 981-ARTS (2787) for more information.

2014 Alabama State 40 & Over & 55 & Over Combo Doubles Tournament

WHEN: Oct 23 - Oct 26
WHERE: City of Gulf Shores Tennis facilities Peninsula Golf & Racquet Club The Beach Club
PHONE: 251-974-2468
WEBSITE: www.alabamata.usta.com/
DETAILS:
Over 400 athletes from the State of Alabama battle it out for the Southern State Senior and Super Senior Championships. Join the excitement and watch matches at The Peninsula, The Beach Club and the George C Meyer Tennis Center.

2014 Living the Dream Weekend- Yoga and Wellness

WHEN: Oct 24 - Oct 26
PHONE: 251-968-4569
WEBSITE: http://glow-yoga.com/
DETAILS:
Come out and enjoy a wonderful wellness weekend in Gulf Shores! Yoga will be taking place Friday and Saturday at Glow Yoga in Gulf Shores and on Sunday, there will be a seminar with Sid McNairy at the Gulf State Park Pavilion. Contact Glow Yoga or visit their website for more details!

10th Annual Halloween Pumpkin Patch Express and Ghoul Family Night Train

WHEN: Oct 26
PRICE: $15 per person, plus tax; 2 and under, free.
PHONE: 1-888-569-5337
WEBSITE: www.waleswest.com
DETAILS:
All Aboard the Pumpkin Patch Express at Wales West RV Resort and Light Railway, opening Friday Oct. 3, 2014 through Friday, Oct. 31, 2014.  Ride an authentic Steam Train to the Haunted barn and kiddie-friendly Pumpkin Patch, decorate your own Pumpkin, enjoy Refreshments, Miniature train ride, Hay Ride, and children's Inflatable.  Incredible Pumpkin Cannon, Pony Rides, Petting Zoo and Snack Shop available for a small fee.  Open Fridays, 5 - 9 PM;  Saturdays and Sundays, 12 - 9 PM.  WEEKEND Scary Night Trains start Friday, October 10, 2014;   NIGHTLY Scary Night Trains start Friday, October 24, 2014.  $15 per person, plus tax;  2 and under, free.  Located on Co. Rd. 9 between Fairhope and Silverhill, 1.5 mi. south of 48 or 2.5 mi. north of 32.  Call 888-569-5337, visit our website and be sure to Like us on Facebook for coupons.

Community Family Fun Day at Meyer Park

WHEN: Oct 26
PHONE: 251-968-2411
DETAILS:
Gulf Shores United Methodist Church invites the community to Meyer Park, located at 400 East 22nd Avenue in Gulf Shores for its annual Family Fun Day on Sunday, October 26 from 4-6 p.m. Festivities include free hot dogs, popcorn, snowcones, inflatables and fun for all. The Sandspur Band will entertain. Form more information call the church office at 251-968-2411.

Dallas Moore Band

WHEN: Oct 26
WHERE: Bama Dome
PHONE: 850-492-0611
WEBSITE: www.florabama.com

Greg Brown

WHEN: Oct 26
PHONE: 251-967-LULU (5858)
WEBSITE: www.lulubuffett.com
DETAILS:
Come to LuLu’s every Sunday afternoon and you will find Greg Brown on stage performing! He has progressed into an amazing songwriter, showing off his talent through his new album “On A Full Moon”, that is receiving rave reviews from his local fans. The album is said to have a definite feel of Jimmy Buffett’s laid-back lifestyle, and is a “must have” for the serious collector. Greg’s music is heartfelt and soulful; he definitely owns the stage with his acoustic guitar.

Johnny Barbato

WHEN: Oct 26
PHONE: 251-948-7262
WEBSITE: http://www.paparocco.com

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