COVID-19 Closures and Cancellations

The following facilities are open to public access:

  • All public beach accesses, the City Store, Gulf Shores Dog Park, Thomas B. Norton Public Library, Recycling Center and drop off location (160 W 36th Ave.), George C. Meyer Tennis Center, Mo’s Landing and Canal Park boat launches, Gulf Shores Sportsplex, Kids Park playground*, Meyer Park playground*, Skate Park*, all picnic pavilions*, outdoor fitness equipment*, public restrooms*, benches* and picnic tables*.  

  •  City Hall, the Building Department, Planning and Zoning Department, Municipal Court Office and the Gulf Shores Museum will resume normal business operations and open to public access with social distancing regulations in place. Business is still encouraged to be conducted online as much as possible. Please visit

  • The Bodenhamer Recreation Center is open with restrictions in place. At this time the City of Gulf Shores is actively working on a plan to open the Cultural Center in the safest manner possible.

*Please note these facilities are not able to be regularly sanitized. It is important that anyone who utilizes these facilities takes  personal, preventative sanitization measures. In additional, all public drinking fountains will remain closed. The public is encouraged to bring their own water and personal supplies.