12/31/2018 - 5:30pm
How to Ring in the New Year in Gulf Shores
Ringing in 2019 in Gulf Shores, AL? Whether you're looking for a party or a more relaxing end to 2018, let us help you plan the perfect New Year's Eve in Gulf Shores!
Family-Friendly New Year's Eve
13th Annual Noon Year's Eve at LuLu's in Gulf Shores
For the most family-friendly New Year's Eve event, spend your New Year's Eve Day at LuLu's for their 13th Annual Noon Year's Eve. The festivities include a sandcastle building contest, arts and crafts, face painting, the LuLuBelles, live music, and much more right on the beach. There is even a countdown to 12pm noon complete with a beach ball drop and bubble wrap "fireworks".
Reelin' in the New Year at the Wharf
Don't worry about your resolutions until the morning. Head to the Wharf in Orange Beach for their annual street party that features fun for both kids and adults alike! Enjoy live music from the Wes Loper Band, kids activities, and a midnight marlin drop. Admission is free.
Leave the Kids at Home New Year's Eve
Flora-Bama's New Year's Eve Bash
The Flora-Bama's New Year's Eve Bash just might be the rowdiest way to ring in the New Year in Gulf Shores. Enjoy live music on three stages, an all you can eat dinner buffet from 6pm until 11pm, breakfast buffet from 12-2am, free champagne, party favors, souvenir huggie and live music on all three stages.
Tickets (18+): $40
18-20yr will be charged an extra $10 at the door if you bought a $40 ticket in advance.
For a Relaxing New Year's Eve in Gulf Shores
If you're looking to celebrate New Year's Eve with delicious, Gulf Shores food, we recommend these options:
If you're looking to be close to the action at the Wharf, Ginny Lane and Villagio are perfect dinner options!