November 4, 2021
Annual Gingerbread Jam returns December 4th to Orange Beach Event Center

The annual Gingerbread Jam will be held on Saturday, December 4th from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m at the Orange Beach Event Center. 

It is a gingerbread house-assembly and decorating competition for families and businesses and raises funds for the Expect Excellence Culinary Arts Program. 

Cost is $10 for the Family Category and $25 for the Business Category....

November 4, 2021

By Brad Gallier, City of Orange Beach

With Thanksgiving now on the horizon, there are a couple of upcoming holiday events in Orange Beach to help kick start your Christmas spirit. 

Visions of Christmas

The City of Orange Beach Expect Excellence Music Department is presenting “Visions of Christmas” - a live on-stage...

November 3, 2021
Frozen Jr. performance at Orange Beach Performing Arts Center in September 2021

The City of Orange Beach will host an open house/grand opening for the new Orange Beach Performing Arts Center on Tuesday, November 16th from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. The City Council meeting and Committee of the Whole will follow at 5 p.m. in the main auditorium. 

In addition to facility tours, the festive grand opening will include music, refreshments and preview of the city’s Expect...

November 3, 2021
Veterans Day 2021 closings graphic

In observance of Veterans Day, non-essential city offices will be closed on Thursday, November 11th, with the exception of the Orange Beach Golf Center.

Trash and recycling will not be affected. All routes will run as normal. City offices will open, with normal hours, on Friday, November 12th.

A sincere thank you goes out to all of our veterans.


November 2, 2021
SEC Soccer Championship Quarterfinals at Orange Beach Sportsplex on November 2nd

ORANGE BEACH, Alabama - Competition is fierce at the 2021 Southeastern Conference Women’s Soccer Championship as opening day on Sunday, October 31st showed with both games going to penalty kicks after double overtime at the Orange Beach Sportsplex. 

The No. 10-seeded Florida Gators won Sunday, 4-3, in the PK shootout over defending champs and No. 7 seed Vanderbilt. No. 9 seed LSU...