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Chamber Announces 2nd Annual Holly Days on Main Festival at The Wharf

October 21, 2021
2nd Annual Holly Days on Main Festival logo

Orange Beach, Ala. - It’s never too early to start planning for Christmas! The newest Gulf Coast mid-December tradition, the Holly Days on Main Festival, is returning to The Wharf in Orange Beach. After a successful turnout in 2020, the Coastal Alabama Business Chamber is excited to announce the second edition of the event happening December 11th and 12th.

Jean Tinoco named 2021 Orange Beach Surf Rescue Lifeguard of the Year

October 8, 2021
Beach Safety Division Chief Brett Lesinger and Lifeguard of the Year Jean Tinoco

After a vote by his peers on the Orange Beach Surf Rescue squad, Jean Tinoco was named the 2021 Lifeguard of the Year.

Orange Beach Fire Department Beach Safety Division Chief Brett Lesinger presented the award to Tinoco at the close of the summer season. The glass award was created by artist Kerry Park of the Hot Shop at the Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach.

Community Cookout set for October 30th, hosted by Orange Beach police and fire departments

October 4, 2021
Flyer for Community Cookout set for October 30th, hosted by Orange Beach police and fire departments

The 2021 Orange Beach Police and Fire Community Cookout will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, October 30th at Waterfront Park. 

Join the police and fire departments for a lunch of hamburgers and hot dogs that will be provided free to the community they love to serve!

Waterfront Park is at 26425 Canal Road.