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April - Nov, 2018
Practices typically begin at 11:30 a.m. central time; 9am-10am on May 18, July 6 and September 
2018 Blue Angels Practice Schedule
National Museum of Naval Aviation, 1750 Radford Blvd. Pensacola, FL 32508
Although the team travels the country during the year, they return home to NAS Pensacola in Florida most weeks. In order to stay proficient in their demanding routine, they traditionally fly practice performances over the base on Tuesdays and Wednesdays during airshow season (March through November). Look below for their planned practice dates, but keep in mind that these can and do change as the year progresses due to things like weather or other circumstances.
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September 01, 2018 
2018 Tacky Jacks Bloody Mary 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run
7:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Join us for the Bloody Mary 5K Run-Walk at Tacky Jacks in Gulf Shores. This annual event is a 5K Run/Walk on flat and fast city and neighborhood streets. This is a Labor Day weekend tradition and you definitely want to be a part of the fun! The run is on a certified course, and starts in front of Acme Oyster Bar.
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September 01, 2018 
OWA Labor Day Car Show
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
1501 South OWA Blvd. Foley Alabama 36535

OWA will play host to decades of unique and classic cars from 8am-4pm, Sept. 1. From hot rods to custom builds, OWA’s Labor Day Car Show is bound to have something that catches your eye! Dozens of beautifully crafted cars will line the Southern-style streets of Downtown OWA. Located outside the amusement park gates, Downtown OWA and its Car Show are both free to explore.
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September 07, 2018 
Shrimp Festival Golf Tournament for Education
10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Kiva Dunes Golf Course, 815 Plantation Rd. Gulf Shores, AL 36542
TheShrimp Festival Golf Tournament for Educationis an annual tradition and a project of the Coastal Alabama Business Chamber. Net proceeds from the tournament benefit programs that enhance and enrich the education of students in Coastal Alabama's elementary, middle, and high schools.
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September 07, 2018 
Big Beach at Emerald Coast Beer Fest
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Seville Quarter 130 E Government St.
Once again, the Emerald Coast Beer Festival™ returns to the world famous "Rosie O' Grady's Good Time Emporium" entertainment complex in Seville Quarter. There are seven different rooms and two courtyards, each dedicated to its own unique style of entertainment. This is the best street party in Pensacola!
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September 08, 2018 
2018 Brett Robinson Alabama Coastal Triathlon
Gulf Shores Main Public Beach (Gulf Place)
Join us for the Bloody Mary 5K Run-Walk at Tacky Jacks in Gulf Shores. This annual event is a 5K Run/Walk on flat and fast city and neighborhood streets. This is a Labor Day weekend tradition and you definitely want to be a part of the fun! The run is on a certified course, and starts in front of Acme Oyster Bar.
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September 11, 2018 
11th Annual Never Forget Lunch
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Original Oyster House, 701 Gulf Shores Pkwy. Gulf Shores, AL 36542
The Original Oyster House restaurants will honor Mobile and Baldwin County law enforcement, firefighters, paramedics and sheriff officers by offering a free Never Forget Lunch at both the Gulf Shores or Mobile Causeway location on Tuesday, September 11 from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. The 11th Annual Never Forget Lunch was established by the Original Oyster House restaurants in honor of the 9/11 First Responders who risked their lives to save, protect and serve and in recognition of all first responders for their service.
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September 15, 2018 
The 31st Annual Alabama Coastal Cleanup
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Always the 3rdSaturday of September, Alabama Coastal Cleanup, the state's largest one-day volunteer event, returns for its 31st year on Saturday, September 15. Residents, visitors, individuals and organizations are invited to “get the trash out of the splash” by picking up trash littering Alabama coasts and waterways from 8 a.m. to noon. Volunteers are needed on foot and on water. Alabama Coastal Cleanup provides a t-shirt and clean up supplies to participants who collect trash.
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September 13 - 15, 2018 
The Wharf Uncorked Food & Wine Festival
Orange Beach Event Center at The Wharf, 4671 Wharf Pkwy. Orange Beach, AL 36561
The three day event combines tastings of delicious food and tantalizing wines, live entertainment, a pinch of southern flare and a dash of Gulf Coast hospitality. This event will raise funds for Make-A-Wish® Alabama – an organization devoted to granting wishes to Alabama children with life-threatening medical conditions. Help us make wishes come true for Alabama kids! We are proud to announce that the 2017 Wharf Uncorked Event raised over $20,000 for Make-A-Wish® Alabama through generous donations, live and silent auctions, and our Chef Table Raffle!
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September 29 - 30, 2018 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
30th Annual Jubilee Festival of Arts
Olde Towne Daphne
The 30th Annual Jubilee Festival of Arts in Daphne, AL is set to attract thousands to the oak-lined Main Street on September 29 and 30. Art, music and seafood meet southern charm at this annual festival set along the Eastern Shore of Mobile Bay. The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce hosts this family-friendly festival each year in coordination with the City of Daphne.
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September 30, 2018 2:00PM - 6:00PM
3rd Annual Oktoberfest
Cosmo's Courtyard
Luna's Eat & Drink, 25753 Canal Rd. Orange Beach, AL 36561
The party will feature German food selections as well as polka music, stein hoisting, games and other festivities. Tickets are on sale now for $10 and include a beer mug. A portion of proceeds will go to the Orange Beach Animal Care & Control Program.

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October 01, 2018  
Gulf Shores Goes Pink
Gulf Shores Fire Station
Gulf Shores will “Go Pink’’ on Oct. 1 from 5-7 p.m. at the Gulf Shores Fire Station at 1921 W. First St., as Gulf Shores Fire & Rescue will turn on the grills for a free community gathering to kick off Gulf Shores Goes Pink. The event is free and donations will be accepted for the Guardians of the Ribbon Pink Heals of Lower Alabama. GFWC South Baldwin Woman’s Club is the co-sponsor. For more information call 251-597-9120 or 985-290-1111.


October 03 - 06, 2018  
15th Annual John L. Borom Alabama Coastal BirdFest
450 Fairhope Avenue Fairhope, AL 36532
Always the first full weekend of October, birders know the Alabama Gulf Coast is a prime spot to see birds during the fall migration, and since 2004, BirdFest has attracted visitors from more than 27 states and Canada—many returning multiple times. For both experienced birders and those new to birding, BirdFest offers more than 30 expertly guided tours, evening dinner events, workshops, and the free, family friendly Bird & Conservation Expo. Now a “birding and nature festival,” BirdFest features trips that highlight local and migrating birds, wildflowers, alligators, dolphins, and other creatures that share our world.

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October 04, 2018  7:00PM - 10:00PM
Festival of Flavor Kick Off Dinner
Wolf Bay Lodge
20801 Miflin Road Foley AL 36535
Kick-off the Festival with our annual dinner, Chicago Street Supper Club, on Thursday, October 4. The dinner is a five course meal served with wines from around the world. The dinner is held at Wolf Bay Lodge in Foley, Alabama with food being prepared by Chef Ira Gallon. Dinner is $75/person.
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October 06, 2018  12:00PM - 5:00PM
7th Annual Festival of Flavor
Downtown Foley
The 7th Annual Festival of Flavor, sponsored by Back Forty Beer Company and Riviera Utilities, will take place Saturday, October 6 in the streets of Downtown Foley from noon - 5 pm. Hosted by the South Baldwin Chamber of Commerce, The Festival of Flavor showcases the many flavors of local and regional food, wine and craft beer.
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