Head to Gulf State Park for the Relay for Life event if you are renting Gulf Shores condos this spri

The American Cancer Society's Relay for Life event in Gulf State Park in Gulf Shores is a great way to enjoy the region's natural beauty while contributing to an important charitable cause. When you stay in Gulf Shores rentals, you can bring the whole family to this overnight event of fun and empowerment for those affected by cancer.

Contribute to a good cause while vacationing in Gulf Shores

CommunHead to Gulf State Park for the Relay for Life event if you are renting Gulf Shores condos this spring.ities across the globe participate in Relay for Life walks organized by the American Cancer Society to help in the fight against cancer. Now, if you are renting Gulf Shores condos or beach houses during the month of April, you can contribute to this worthy cause during your vacation. 

Whether you know a cancer survivor or simply want to be part of a movement that saves lives, signing up for the Relay for Life of Alabama Gulf Coast could be a meaningful addition to Gulf Shores vacation rentals. The walk is one of the best ways to honor someone you know who has been affected by the disease, raise awareness about things everyone can do to prevent cancer and raise money for cures. 

The walk in Gulf Shores will take place at the Lake Shelby area of the Gulf State Park. In addition to the feeling of walking for a good cause, you will enjoy the scenery in one of Alabama's prettiest state parks. Relay for Life participants will walk and camp overnight, which means this charitable event doubles as a chance to camp at Gulf State Park. And you can add to the charitable cause as you Zip for Life on the Hummingbird Zipline located at Lake Shelby since a portion of the zipline cost for that day will be donated to Relay for Life.

When you are staying in Gulf Shores rentals, participating in the Relay for Life at Gulf State Park is a great way to enjoy the natural beauty of the area while enjoying the camaraderie, games, food and other forms of entertainment from other walkers that make this walk particularly rewarding. 

Related Articles

The Low Country Boil each February offers delicious food for a great cause.

Support the zoo at the Annual Low Country Boil in Gulf Shores

Looking to enjoy the best seafood in Gulf Shores while supporting a good cause? Head to the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo in February and take part in the Annual Low Country Boil! Munch on shrimp, sausage, beans, potatoes and corn while helping the zoo continue to thrive.

Spring flowers make for a nice backdrop during the Azalea Trail Run in Mobile.

Orange Beach vacationers: Race to Mobile for the Azalea Trail Run

Athletes looking to beat their personal running time as well as visitors curious about the beauty of Mobile, Alabama in the springtime may want to take a day trip from their Orange Beach rentals and head to the Azalea Train Run in Mobile, which takes place each March.

While staying in Orange Beach in March, experience the best of the area's art scene.

Get artsy at the Orange Beach Festival of Art

Orange Beach is a spectacular vacation destination for those looking for a relaxing beach paradise, but it's also rich with arts and culture. During March, visitors can be treated to a particularly artistic event - the Orange Beach Festival of the Arts.

Fairhope Arts & Crafts Festival is filled with exciting art, music, food and fun for all ages.

Fairhope Arts & Crafts Festival makes a perfect addition to a Gulf Shores vacation

March is such a wonderful time to visit Gulf Shores for many reasons, but one event that might attract the artistically inclined is the Annual Arts & Crafts Festival in Fairhope, where 220 artists and craftspeople will display their works.

The BBQ & Blues Cook-Off is just a 20-minute drive from vacation rentals in Gulf Shores.

Add barbecue to your Gulf Shores vacation at the BBQ & Blues Cook Off

Barbecue and blues, all in one place? It's happening in Foley, Ala., this month, and giving visitors and locals alike a chance to indulge in some of the finest barbecue, all for a good cause. A perfect day trip from Gulf Shores rentals, this festival is a must for March visitors.

Newest Articles

Beaucoup Fun: Gulf Shores Zydeco & Crawfish Festival

Make plans today to hang out in Gulf Shores the weekend of April 16 for the second-annual Waterway Village Zydeco and Crawfish Festival. Music, food, arts and crafts and fun are on tap.

February 12, 2016 - Gulf Shores | Things to Do

Get Your Art Fix At The Gulf Coast Arts Alliance

Try your hand at your own artistic creations at the Gulf Coast Arts Alliance in Gulf Shores, Alabama. There is a variety of workshops, an art gallery and a gift shop stocked with one-of-a-kind items.

February 11, 2016 - Gulf Shores | Things to Do

Jimmy Buffett Announces May 31 Concert At The Wharf

Jimmy Buffett has announced he will play The Wharf in Orange Beach, Alabama, for a May 31 concert. Tickets go on sale February 19.

February 11, 2016 - Orange Beach | Things to Do

Location

Gulf Shores Map

Upcoming Events

  • Feb 13
    10th Annual Trivia Night
  • Feb 13
    8th Annual Tropical Re-Union Wedding Vow Renewal Ceremony
  • Feb 13
    Snowbird Pancake Breakfast
  • Feb 13
    Take a Number, Darling
  • Feb 14
    Take a Number, Darling
  • Feb 17
    Take a Number, Darling
  • Feb 18
    2016 Island Cup Soccer (Boys and Girls)
  • Feb 18
    Take a Number, Darling

Local Weather

weather icon 68º Conditions: Clear
Humidity: 70%
Wind: West 16 mph

Weather information provided by wunderground.com

Last Updated on February 12, 3:55 PM CST

Latest Video