Celebrating Valentine’s Day on the Alabama Gulf Coast

12 Feb 2017 · Bellator Blogger

If you are looking for a great way to celebrate Valentine’s Day in the Alabama Gulf Coast region, you don’t have to look very far! In fact, here are just a few of the great Valentine’s Day events taking place in the area this year.

Gulf State Park Valentine’s Day Beach Camp Out

Gulf State Park will be hosting a Valentine’s Day Beach Camp Out this year that will include plenty of fun for couples. In addition to hosting a Newlywed Game, the event will also have a number of other games, crafts and other activities. It will also host beach relay games for kids as well as a movie on the beach.

The Gulf State Park Valentine’s Day Beach Camp Out will take place on February 11th from 4:00 pm to 10:00 am the following day. The park is located at 22250 East Beach Boulevard in Gulf Shores. The price of admission is $15 for those age 13 and over and $10 for those age 12 and under. Participants must provide their own tents, fire pits and beach chairs. Coolers are welcome.

Mobile Big Band Society 2nd Annual Valentine Dinner Dance

The Mobile Big Band Society will host its 2nd Annual Valentine Dinner Dance on February 14th from 7:00 to 10:00 pm. Offering three hours of Big Band favorites, dancing and a dinner buffet, the event offers a great way to spend the evening with a loved one. Food and beverages are provided by Naman’s Catering.

The 2nd Annual Valentine Dinner Dance will take place at Aircraft Pavilion located at 2703 Battleship Parkway in Mobile. The cost, which includes dinner, wine, beer and free parking, is $50 per person. World War II veterans and spouses are admitted for free.

Valentine’s Day Beer and Chocolate Pairing

The Valentine’s Day Beer and Chocolate Pairing offers a fun evening for sweethearts as well as friends. Offering a chocolate and beer pairing that includes a flight of beer and four chocolates, the event is a great way to spread the love on Valentine’s Day.

The Valentine’s Day Beer and Chocolate Pairing will take place at Big Beach Brewing Company located at 300 East 24th Avenue in Gulf Shores on February 14th from 5:30 to 10:00 pm. The cost is $15 per person.

Valentine’s Dinner at Coast Restaurant at The Beach Club

The Valentine’s Dinner at Coast Restaurant at The Beach Club is a three-course dinner that includes a complimentary glass of champagne and romantic ambience along the waterfront. The cuisine is to be prepared by award-winning Executive Chef John Hamme.

The Valentine’s Dinner at Coast Restaurant at The Beach Club will take place on Valentine’s Day from 5:00 to 9:00 pm at the Coast Restaurant located at 925 Beach Club Trail in Gulf Shores. The cost is $40 per person. If you wish to make a weekend out of it, accommodations start at a rate of $510 for 2 nights in a one-bedroom gulf-front condominium.

Free Vow Renewal

Unity Church Gulf Shores will partner with Gulf State Park to hose its first annual Vow Renewal at the Beach Pavilion. In addition to the vow renewal ceremony, the event will feature a romantic fireside picnic, dancing and music by Neil Dover, beautiful décor furnished by Flourish at the Cottages in Foley, picnic baskets with champagne prepared and sold by Katy’s Catering and a wedding cake made by Yummies at The Cottages. Free parking is also included and door prizes will be awarded. The event takes place on Valentine’s Day from 5:00 pm until midnight.