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September 24, 2021
Orange Beach Elementary earns 2021 National Blue Ribbon Schools Award

It was announced on September 21, 2021 that Orange Beach Elementary was a recipient of the 2021 National Blue Ribbon Schools Award. OBES was one of only five Alabama schools - and 325 nationwide - that earned this distinction!

This coveted award is given to schools that exemplify excellence in education. Orange Beach Elementary was also recognized as an Exemplary High Performing School...

September 23, 2021
Addams Family, A New Musical Comedy, being performed by the Expect Excellence Community Theater on Oct. 7-10

By Brad Gallier, City of Orange Beach

Fall slowly works its way to the Gulf Coast and beach season fades into the background, but that doesn’t mean your entertainment options are over. What better way to kick off the Halloween season than to revisit everyone’s spooky and kooky favorites in “The Addams Family” – A New Musical Comedy,  presented by the Expect Excellence Community...

September 20, 2021
Monthly Skins Game returns Oct. 3 to Orange Beach Golf Center for 2021-22 fall/winter season

The Orange Beach Golf Center will host the first Skins Game of the 2021-22 fall/winter season on Sunday, October 3rd, and then on the first Sunday of each month through March, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. The public is welcome.

There are Skins on all 18 holes, a closest-to-the-pin contest, and $250 for a hole-in-one on any of the 18 holes. The 2021-2022 hole-in-one sponsors are Big...

September 17, 2021
The Baldwin Pops: Fall Reflections Concert set for Oct. 17 at Coastal Arts Center

The Baldwin Pops: Fall Reflections Concert will be held from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 17th at the Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach courtyard, 26389 Canal Road.

Bring blankets, lawn chairs, picnics and favorite beverages. Tablecloth prize will be awarded for best table or picnic setup. 

The concert is brought to you free of charge by the City of Orange Beach and...

September 14, 2021
Freedom Fest, a fun Arts Weekend, set for October 9th at The Wharf

The City of Orange Beach is excited to announce the first-ever Freedom Fest, a Fun Annual Arts Weekend, will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, October 9 at The Wharf.

The event will include 100 artists, local music, food, a charity motorcycle ride and Singing for Scholarships competition. Commemorative merchandise, such as T-shirts, will also be available. With the cancellation...