2021

Vanderbilt-Florida, Georgia-LSU matches kick off 2021 SEC Women’s Soccer Championship in Orange Beach on October 31st

October 29, 2021
Vanderbilt-Florida, Georgia-LSU matches kick off 2021 SEC Women’s Soccer Championship in Orange Beach on October 31st

This year's championship will mark an end of an era as it will be the last year Orange Beach hosts the tournament for the foreseeable future.

The City of Orange Beach welcomes the return of the Southeastern Conference Women’s Soccer Championship for the last time this Sunday, October 31st through next Sunday, November 7th, at the Orange Beach Sportsplex. 

Christian Service Center Christmas Cheer program for kids is underway

October 22, 2021
Christian Service Center Christmas Cheer program for kids is underway

The Christian Service Center has been providing gifts for many children from Orange Beach, Gulf Shores, and Fort Morgan for more than 20 years. 

Christmas Cheer is a program for local families that need help providing Christmas for their children. This program is sponsored by area churches, clubs, businesses, restaurants, and generous community members.

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.