Enjoy a night with family, friends and fellow residents celebrating the holiday season at Johnnie Sims Park! We have several fun holiday festivities in store including pictures with Santa, holiday treats, crafts, and the 6th Annual Snowball Drop!Click here to learn more.
On December 6, the City of Gulf Shores will open its doors to host the Baldwin Pops for a traditional Christmas Concert. The Baldwin Pops is an organization of volunteer musicians whose mission is to share music in a concert band format free of charge to the citizens of Baldwin County. Click here to learn more.
As part of our Movies at Meyer Park series, we will be showing a Christmas movie during the month of December. We encourage locals and visitors to bring a blanket, lawn chair, friends, and family, and join us for a free Christmas movie under the stars!Click here to learn more.
Children will have one last-minute chance to visit with Santa on as Gulf Shores hosts Breakfast with Santa at the Erie H. Meyer Civic Center.Click here to learn more.
A Coastal Celebration - Beautification Board Award Judging takes place December 15 & 16
The Beautification Board of the City of Gulf Shores encourages residents and commercial properties to enhance their properties for "A Coastal Celebration." Winning entries may display the Beautification Award on the recognized property and a picture of the owners and property is posted on the City of Gulf Shores Website. Click here for more information.
Gulf Shores Recreation Department Holiday Programs
Christmas Social & BINGO
December 7 at 9 a.m.
Join us at the Gulf Shores Cultural Center for complimentary refreshments, prizes, and lots of fun! The social begins at 9 a.m., and BINGO play begins at 10 a.m. Click here for more information.
Phone Calls from Santa December 14 & 15 - Deadline to register is December 11 Experience a memorable moment this Christmas season with a FREE, personalized phone call from Santa! This is guaranteed to amaze your child. Click here for more information on Phones Calls from Santa.
Gulf Shores Public Library Holiday Programs
Christmas Ornament Making - Family Storytime
December 1 at 10:30 a.m.
Join us for a holiday storytime at the Gulf Shores Public Library! Stick around after and make a beautiful ornament to display on your tree for years to come!
Adult Christmas Card Making Class
December 6 at 10:30 a.m.
We're getting together and making beautiful Christmas cards for you to send out to your friends and family! This class is free, but sign-ups are required.
December 8 at 10:30 a.m.
Santa is making an appearance at the Gulf Shores Public Library to read a special book for the children in our community.
Mrs. Claus and Cookie Decorating Storytime
December 15 at 10:30 a.m.
Join us for a very special storytime with Mrs. Claus herself! After the story, she is going to help us decorate Christmas cookies!
Pajama Party and Holiday Movie
December 22 at 10:30 a.m.
Wear your favorite Christmas pajamas to the Gulf Shores Public Library and join us for a holiday movie!