City Events

Special Events
The Special Events Division is dedicated to providing an unmatched quality of life for the residents and visitors of Gulf Shores. The Special Events staff is responsible for coordinating and promoting city-sponsored events, maintaining and renting the City's rental facilities and the City Store. 

The division also works closely with community organizations to coordinate the city’s participation and involvement in local festivals, celebrations and other activities.

Shrimp Festival  | October 11 - 14, 2018
2018 marks the 47th Annual National Shrimp Festival. Click here to read more. 

NCAA Beach Volleyball National Championships| May 4 - 6, 2018
The NCAA Beach Volleyball Championship returns to Gulf Shores. Click here to read more.

Hangout Music Festival | May 19 - 21, 2018
The Hangout Music Festival returns to Gulf Shores.  Click here to read more.