Community Programs

Mom son Brunch

Mom & Son Brunch (SOLD OUT)

September 9 | 9:00 AM 

We're excited to host a mom & son brunch on September 9th at 9:00 a.m. at the Erie H. Meyer Civic Center. Moms are encouraged to bring their sons ages 4-12 to the Civic Center for food, music, live animals, and games! Limited tickets available! 

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Daddy Daughter Dance
January 2024 TBA
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. 

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Camping 101
2023-24 TBA
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.  

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Purely Paddle
September 16 | 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM

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 a fun morning at Mo's Landing, located at 18068 Fort Morgan Road. Healthy snacks and refreshments will be provided. 


Phone Calls from Santa
December 2023

Experience a memorable moment this Christmas season with a FREE, personalized phone call from Santa! This is guaranteed to amaze your child.  Watch for registration dates in November on this website or on Gulf Shores Recreation Facebook page. 


AWFUL CRAFTY- Art & DIY Projects - 2023-24 TBA
You're invited to join the Gulf Shores Recreation Department for DIY and Art workshops: including Flower Arrangement, Jewelry, Tie Dye projects! Classes will be held at the Cultural Center. Watch for registration dates on this website or on Gulf Shores Recreation Facebook page.