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October 1, 2018
Coastal Art Center of Orange Beach will host 2nd annual Arts Afire Oct. 18

The Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach will host the 2nd Annual Arts Afire Fall Festival on Thursday, October 18th beginning at 5:30 p.m.

Festivities include hot piano music in the gallery by Steve Wilkerson, fiery hot glass demos in The Hot Shop, Clay Studio pottery raku firings and lots of kids fall games and crafts in the courtyard.

For more information, call 251-981-ARTS (...

October 1, 2018
Boys16U Finalist Zachary Olmstead of Fairhope, Rhett and Champion Christopher Killingsworth of Birmingham

The 2018 Battle at the Beach Junior USTA Tennis Tournament was held at the City of Orange Beach Tennis Center on Sept. 21-23. 

The three-day event included 71 players from Louisiana, Mississippi, Georgia, Florida and Alabama. The results are as follows:

  • Boys' 12 Singles (Semifinal Round) - Hudson, Warren (1) (Ocean Springs, MS) def. Phillippi, Caden (Silverhill, AL) 6-1, 6-0...
September 28, 2018
Orange Beach Senior Center

The Orange Beach Adult/Senior Activity Center has announced its October 2018 Excursion and Events. Call 251-981-3440 to sign up for any of the events listed below. 

  • October 1 at 6 p.m. - Community Potluck at Orange Beach Community Center”:  Bring a Dish to Pass. Speaker: Community Development Director—Kit Alexander.  Additional Info: Contact Mike O’Rourke at 251-...
September 28, 2018
City of Orange Beach seal

The Orange Beach City Council will hold its regular meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, followed by the Committee of the Whole meeting.

Following are the agendas for the meetings. Please note that the information below may not be the most up-to-date information. For the full and most up-to-date agendas and attachments, go to ...

September 28, 2018
2018 International Building Code graphic

The City of Orange Beach is moving to the 2018 Edition of the International Code Series on January 1, 2019.

“This is an update to the latest edition of the International Code Series, the 2018 Edition,” said Orange Beach Building Official and Floodplain Manager Lannie Smith. “These Codes are published every three years; however, this is Orange Beach’s first update since the 2012 edition...