April 22, 2019
Red snapper season in Alabama

By DAVID RAINER | Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

After a three-year struggle, saltwater anglers are on the cusp of a stable red snapper season with the approval of Amendment 50 by the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council.

Amendment 50, which goes into effect in 2020 with the approval of the Secretary of Commerce, gives the five Gulf states control...

April 18, 2019
Miami Open division Spring 2019 UTR tournament

The 2019 Orange Beach Spring UTR tennis tournament was held Saturday, April 6th, and Sunday, April 7th at the Orange Beach Tennis Center with 51 players from throughout the Southeast participating in the two-day event.

Players hailed from Baton Rouge, New Orleans, and Lafayette (La.), Atlanta, Destin, Pensacola, Niceville, and Milton (Fla.), Mobile, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa, and...

April 18, 2019
Friends of Army Aviation-Ozark "Legacy Helicopter Rides"

On Friday and Saturday, April 19-20, the nonprofit Friends of Army Aviation-Ozark returns to Orange Beach to offer "Legacy Helicopter Rides" in a vintage Vietnam War-era Bell UH-1 Huey combat helicopter from the helipad near the Orange Beach Event Center at The Wharf.

On Friday, the flights will begin at 1 p.m., weather permitting, and last until 5 p.m. On Saturday, flights will run...

April 12, 2019
The Grand Event set May 3, 2019 at Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach

Experience a night of elegant fare and dancing to The All Star Band on Friday, May 3 at the Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach.

Friends of the Arts Inc. is organizing The Grand Event with all proceeds going toward the advancement of fine art opportunities on the Alabama Gulf Coast.

The Grand Event will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Coastal Arts Center, 26389 Canal...

April 12, 2019
City Offices Closed Graphic 2019 Good Friday

All non-essential City of Orange Beach offices will be closed on Friday, April 19th in observance of Good Friday

Trash and recycling routes will run on normal schedules and will not be affected.

City offices will reopen for normal business hours on Monday, April 22nd.