Things To Do on Land


The Wharf
23101 Canal Rd
Orange Beach, AL 36561

With a plate for every taste and a shop for every style, there’s so much to see and do every day at The Wharf. Whether you’re in the mood for a four-course meal or a delectable snack, you’ll find plenty of fresh Gulf seafood, authentic Italian, upscale pub grub, even gourmet beef jerky and hot sauces. Plus you’ll find everything from familiar favorites to new and exciting items at each of our shops—and you may need to bring a friend to help carry all of your fantastic finds.

Sanroc Cay
27267 Perdido Beach Blvd
Orange Beach, AL 36561

You’ll love the feeling of coastal luxury throughout our Entertainment District.
On water or land, SanRoc has something for every member of your family!

Shop in Beautiful Fairhope
Fairhope, AL

Perfectly placed along Mobile Bay, Fairhope is known as the jewel of the Eastern Shore. Fairhope boasts a charming flower-filled downtown shopping district, filled with art galleries, restaurants and over 80 unique shops. Fairhope is also home to an abundance of public art and miles of public bay front parks with walking trails and a pier that extends over the water nearly a mile.

Pelican Place at Craft Farms
3800 Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, Al 36542

We are anchored with big box stores Target, BAM, and Bed, Bath & Beyond. Experience open-air shopping at chic boutiques, gift shops that offer culturally distinctive merchandise and relax by our beautiful water fountain found in the central courtyard.

Tanger Outlets
2601 S McKenzie Street
Foley, AL 36535
(251) 943-9303
(866) 665-8678

What could be more fun than spending the day with family and friends bargain hunting at Tanger! Tanger Outlets features more than 3,000 outlet stores which are owned and operated by the most popular, brand name manufacturers. Buying direct from the manufacturer at Tanger means you’ll find your favorite looks for less.

Shopping Pensacola
Pensacola FL

From large shopping malls (Cordova Mall is awesome) and major retail outlets to quaint boutiques and unique shops, Pensacola provides visitors with the ultimate shopping experience. Whether you forgot to pack vital vacation necessities or are shopping for the perfect remembrance of your beach getaway, our local shops are ready to help you find everything you need.

Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo

Voted the “#1 Zoo in Alabama” for two years running!

Whether you’re parents looking for leisurely stroller outing with toddlers, want a fun, educational animal experience for older kids, or even want to take a family time-out from the beach, we’ve gotcha covered…

Lemur Adventure, Sloth Adventure, and Kangaroo Adventure Available Daily, Weather Permitting

Alligator Alley

Alligator AlleyStart your guided adventure with a walk to the elevated viewing platform, where you can see over 600 alligators from hatchlings to mature adults, relaxing, sunbathing, courting and nesting. After a breathtaking view, continue your adventure with a nature walk on the elevated boardwalk and see alligators in their natural habitat along with other natural inhabitants such as turtles, ospreys, owls, and bullfrogs only a couple of feet away!


The Wharf Amphitheater’s 10,000-seat  is an open-air venue that serves as the backdrop for dozens of top performers in country, hip hop and rock and roll. It is also one of the largest music venues along the Gulf Coast, featuring our fan-favorite C Spire Concert Series. And don’t be surprised if you spot your favorite act also enjoying the Gulf Coast. They come here to play in the sand and on the stage.

Concerts Orange Beach AL


Craft Farms Golf Club


Shopping, Dining, Amusement Park, Water Park & Resort

OWA Website

Tropic Falls at OWA – An award-winning theme park and all-new indoor waterpark—it’s the ultimate combination of thrill and chill!

Theme Park Attractions – OWA is a 520-acre family fun destination on the Gulf Coast in Foley, AL with a 23 attraction theme park, unique dining and live entertainment.

Downtown OWA – With fabulous stores and restaurants, a new adventure awaits you at every turn.

Hiking & Walking Trails

Whether you want to take a relaxing stroll or want to get your heart pumping, the Alabama Gulf Coast is a hiker’s paradise. You might even spot an alligator basking in the sun, a white-tailed deer grazing on foliage, a pod of dolphins jumping through the waves or some migratory birds fluttering from tree to tree. You’re invited to explore our natural beauty.

Hiking & Walking Trails in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach