Gulf Shores, AL is a city in the United States. Gulf Shores is located on an island along the Gulf of Mexico, which makes it popular for people who like to go swimming and fishing. One of the top destinations in Gulf Shores is WaterColor, which has condos that are available for rent daily or weekly.
Gulf Shores was voted by USA Today as one of the Top Ten Family Beach Vacations after they visited in 2012. There are many things to do here including shopping at Orange Beach Premium Outlets or visiting Miracle Strip Amusement Park
Nearby attractions include Mobile Bay where you can visit places like Battleship Memorial Park, USS Alabama Battleship Commission Museum, Birmingham Zoo and Botanical Garden, National Naval Aviation Museum and University of South Alabama.
Gulf Shores is home to the Gulf State Park where you can go camping, hiking and biking while enjoying the nature. The park also has a world class golfing facility called Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Grand National.
Sports enthusiasts would love Gulf Shores since it is home to Hangout Music Festival that is held in Gulf Shores annually in May. This three-day music festival attracts popular artists from around the world. Another musical event hosted here is Wanee Music Festival which takes place in April each year at the Spirit of Suwannee Music Park inn Live Oak, FL.