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Where to ice skate along the byway

Get bundled up in a scarf and gloves and hit the ice along Alabama’s Coastal Connection. Ice skating on the coast? Yep! We’ve got it. Even if it’s still shorts-wearing weather outside, The Wharf in Orange Beach offers indoor ice skating through the middle of January. While we don’t really get much of a winter ...Read More

Best fall festivals to experience along the byway

Autumn means football, pumpkins and plenty of festival fun along the Alabama Coastal Connection. Kick it off at the 47th Annual National Shrimp Festival the weekend of Oct. 11-14, which attracts more than 300,000 people. The big draw is the shrimp, of course, with some of the area’s best chefs and restaurants creating award-winning recipes. ...Read More

Celebrate America’s birthday on the byway

America turns 242 this year, and there are plenty of ways to celebrate the birth of our nation along Alabama’s Coastal Connection. When you’re finished filling up on hotdogs, hamburgers and beer, head to some of these Independence Day celebrations happening all along the beach byway. As usual, Fort Morgan is blowing it out for ...Read More

Two ways to celebrate Independence Day along Alabama’s Coastal Connection

Get ready for fireworks, hamburgers and hot dogs, stars and stripes, and balmy Alabama nights. The summer’s biggest celebration is just around the corner, and there are plenty of ways to enjoy your Fourth of July weekend along Alabama’s Coastal Connection. Mark your calendar Monday, July 3, for the Independence Day Celebration at The Wharf in ...Read More

Here’s How You Can Relax with a Coastal Christmas

If you’ve always dreamt of a white Christmas, but your body doesn’t care for the cold, then a white-sand Christmas may be just what Santa ordered. Imagine waking up on Christmas morning to the sounds of sea gulls chatting and the clear-blue waves dancing on the shoreline. It’s a winter wonderland of a whole different ...Read More

December 19th, 2014|Categories: Attractions, Connecting with Each Other|Tags: , , , , , |