Things to Do This Spring in Baldwin County

Well, it’s 2018 and it’s already time to shake off the Winter chill and get ready for Spring Time!

Spring starts March 20th and lasts through June 21st.

For all the locals and the millions who visit Baldwin County, we know that there is always a lot going on and things to do.  Here is your guide for Spring activities in Baldwin including the cities of Spanish Fort, Daphne, Fairhope, Foley, Gulf Shores, and Orange.

Spring Time Things to Do in Baldwin County


Orange Beach

  • March 3-31
    Photos with the Easter Bunny at The Wharf
    23101 Canal Road
  • March 8
    Hummingbird Ziplines at The Wharf- Grand Opening
    4830 Main St
  • March 10-11
    44th Annual Festival of Art
    Waterfront Park
    26389 Canal Rd
  • March 16-18
    Orange Beach Invasion – Scrapin the Coast – Car Show
    The Wharf
    23101 Canal R
  • March 22-25
    2018 Wharf Boat and Yacht Show
    4550 Main St
  • April 27-29
    Interstate Mullet Toss & Gulf Coast’s Greatest Beach Party


Gulf Shores

  • March 6-30
    Free Winter Walks and Talks at Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge
    12295 Hwy 180 W
  • March 8-24
    Art of the Great War: WWI Posters from the Alabama Archives
    Gulf Shores Museum
    244 W 19th Av
  • March 8-31
    Tuesday and Thursday Spring Break Guided Tours
    Fort Morgan Historic Site
  • March 7-9
    The Emerald Coast Golf Tour
    Kiva Dunes Golf Club815 Plantation Rd
  • March 8-18
    Picasso at the Lapin Agile
    South Baldwin Community Theatre
    2022 W. 2nd St.
  • March 17
    Papa Rocco’s St. Paddy’s Day Party and Pub Crawl
    101 W 6th St
  • April 14
    2018 Waterway Village Zydeco & Crawfish Festival & 5k Run
    225 E 24th Ave
  • May 3-6
    2018 National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship
    Gulf Place
    101 Gulf Shores Pkwy
  • May 18-20
    The Hangout Music Festival 2018
    101 E Beach Blvd



  • March 3-31
    Thirteenth Annual Cottontail Express in Silverhill
    13670 Smiley St
  • March 17
    BBQ & Blues Cook-Off 2018
    Heritage Park
    125 E Laurel Av
  • March 17
    St. “Pawtty’s” Day at OWA
    1501 S. OWA Blvd
  • March 31
    The Original German Sausage Festival (in Elberta)
    Elberta Town Park
    13052 Main St. Elberta
  • May 4-5
    Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival
    Foley Soccer Complex



  • March 16-18
    The 66th Annual Fairhope Arts & Crafts Festival
    Downtown Fairhope
  • April 21
    Bald Eagle Bash
    Weeks Bay Resource Center



  • March 18, April 15, May 20
    Sunday Sunset Series – Big Band By the Bay
    Bayfront Park
  • March 31
    Timbercreek Easter Egg Hunt
    9082 Timbercreek Blv


Spanish Fort

  • April 6 (every Friday evening through August 31st)
    Music in the Park 
    Spanish Fort Towne Center – Pavillion
  • April 28
    10 Annual Delta Woods & Water Expo
    5 Rivers Delta Resource Center


Click on the Images Below to See the Full Calendar for Those Venues


The Wharf

The Wharf


Gulf State Park

Gulf State Park




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