Community Programs

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Daddy Daughter Dance
January 28 & January 29 2022
The City of Gulf Shores hosts two nights of the Daddy Daughter Dance at the Erie H. Meyer Civic Center, located at 1930 West 2nd Street, during January. Dads are encouraged to take their daughter(s) out for a night of dancing, eating delicious food and making special memories together. Click here for more information on the Daddy Daughter Dance. 

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Camping 101
THIS SPRING- March/ April 2022
You and your friends and family are invited to sleep under the stars at our beautiful waterfront lagoon park! Camping 101 is hosted at Mo's Landing, located at 18068 Fort Morgan Road, and includes overnight camping, fire pits (great for hot dogs and s'mores!) and an outdoor movie on the big screen.  Click here for more information on Camping 101.

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Purely Paddle
2022 Dates TBA
Purely Paddle is a fun, family-friendly guided kayak adventure along with yoga on the lawn. Friends and family are invited to bring their kayak (or rent one) and join us for an afternoon at Mo's Landing, located at 18068 Fort Morgan Road. Healthy snacks and refreshments will be provided. Click here for more information about Purely Paddle. 


Phone Calls from Santa
December 2022 - Dates TBA

Experience a memorable moment this Christmas season with a FREE, personalized phone call from Santa! This is guaranteed to amaze your child. Registration will open November 29, 2021. Click here for more information on Phones Calls from Santa.


Mingle & Jingle Paint Party
December 2022 - Dates TBA
Come Mingle & Jingle with the Gulf Shores Recreation Department! This holiday paint party will consist of crafts, Christmas cookies, and hot chocolate! All art supplies are provided and paintings are pre-sketched. Registration will begin November 15, 2021. Click here for more information on Mingle & Jingle. 


Flower Arrangement Class
2022 - Dates TBA
You're invited to join the Gulf Shores Recreation Department for Flower Arrangement Workshops! Classes will be held at the Cultural Center from 2 to 4p.m and 5:30-7pm. Registration will open in the Fall for all workshops. Click here for more information on the Flower Arrangement Classes.