Gulf State Park

Turtle Fest This Weekend

Turtle Fest This Weekend

September 9, 2022
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GULF SHORES, Ala. — Gulf State Park is presenting Turtle Fest at the park’s pier on September 10 at 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and September 11 at 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Admission, which includes sightseeing from the pier, is $3. Experts will share knowledge about Gulf of Mexico sea turtles, and games and a scavenger hunt will…

Ballyhoo Festival Coming Up

Ballyhoo Festival Coming Up

February 25, 2022
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GULF SHORES, Ala. — The Ballyhoo Festival will be held on March 5 at 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and March 6 at 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Gulf State Park in Gulf Shores. The festival and cultural exchange event focuses on “fine art, combined with cultural charm, and the fun-loving spirit of residents of Coastal Alabama,” organizer…

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Details, Timeline For Gulf State Park, Fort Morgan Piers

January 14, 2022
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GULF SHORES, Ala. — Alabama State Parks has announced that the Gulf State Park Pier repair is currently in the permitting phase with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. While it is unsure of when the permit will be completed and issued, it added, “We recognize the importance of the pier to our community and…

State Park Hikes Coming Up

State Park Hikes Coming Up

December 31, 2021
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Alabama State Parks has announced First Day Hikes, part of a nationwide initiative led by America’s State Parks to encourage people to get outdoors, weather permitting. They will be led by state park staff and volunteers. At Gulf State Park, the hike will begin at 9 a.m. at the Nature Center. It will involve hiking…

Gulf State Park Updates

Gulf State Park Updates

December 31, 2021
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Gulf State Park Pier repair is currently in the permitting phase with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and it is not known when the permit will be completed and issued. However, hopes are for it to be issued soon, allowing the project to be put out for bid by late February 2022. After a…

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