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Nigeria's 'Ambassador of Art' returns to Orange Beach; welcome reception set Oct. 23 at Coastal Arts Center

October 18, 2019
Nigeria's 'Ambassador of Art' returns to Orange Beach; welcome reception set Oct. 23 at Coastal Arts Center

Artist Ibiyinka “Ibi” Alao, Nigeria’s “Ambassador of Art,” will be returning to Orange Beach from October 21st to November 11th making multiple appearances and participating in workshops as a part of his “My Fireflies, An Island Experience” residency.

Free screening of ‘Stories in Rhyme’ documentary set Oct. 23

October 17, 2019
Free Special Screening of “Stories in Rhyme - The Songwriters of the Flora-Bama Lounge” on Oct. 23, 2019

The public is invited to a free Special Screening of “Stories in Rhyme - The Songwriters of the Flora-Bama Lounge” at 6 p.m. Wednesday, October 23rd at the Gulf State Park Conservation Hall. Doors open at 5:45 p.m.

The Conservation Hall is located behind the Gulf State Park headquarters on State Hwy. 135 in Gulf Shores, down the street from Walmart.

Additional lane closures on October 10th on Canal Road and State Hwy. 161

October 9, 2019
Additional lane closures on October 10th on Canal Road and State Hwy. 161

In addition to a section of the northerly westbound lane of Canal Road remaining closed around Cosmo's and Luna's as part of ALDOT’s road widening project, Orange Beach Water Authority will be performing corrective work to an asphalt patch located in front of the new school site between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Thursday, October 10th. 

2019 Winter Youth Sports registration open Oct. 7-31 for basketball and co-ed flag football

October 7, 2019
2019 Winter Youth Sports registration open Oct. 7-31 for basketball and co-ed flag football

Orange Beach Winter Youth Sports registration will be open from October 7th to October 31st for basketball and co-ed flag football. 

Basketball will be open to boys and girls who are 5-14 years old as of Sept. 1, 2019. The registration fee is $70. Basketball will not conflict with flag football.