These 7 Music Festivals Are Worth a Road Trip

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The Hangout Music Festival in Gulf Shores, Alabama (May)
Ideal for beach-goers who want to catch some shows without ever leaving the sand, the Hangout Music Festival will be held for three days right on the coast of Gulf Shores, Ala. Festival-goers stay in condos and hotels, and the vibe is a big spring break dance party on the beach, and the festival features top 40 acts. Water access is limited, but it’s easy to cool off with frozen drinks and breezy, ocean-side hammocks. Hangout veterans recommend stopping by Lulu’s or Bill’s by the Beach for seafood and drinks at better prices. And don’t forget a bag for your sunscreen and sandals. Read the full article

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2017 National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship

May 5-7, 2017 at Gulf Shores Public Beach

Bill’s By The Beach is just across the street from the National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship. It is perfect for accommodating large parties and offers you and your guests the opportunity to dine with a beach view. We have two dining rooms, Calloway accommodates 80 and Romeo accommodates 60. We have a fun “play area” underneath the restaurant to entertain the masses while you wait with a host of family games including Ping Pong tables, ladder golf, corn hole boards, washers, giant Jenga, and outdoor seating to enjoy our beach breeze and great view. We take reservations online at bbtb.com and (251) 948-5227. Continue reading »

Easter Brunch

Celebrate Easter Sunday on April 16, by enjoying a special brunch with a spectacular view of the beach. Whether you’re looking for an intimate affair to share with close family, or an out-of-doors afternoon spent soaking in the springtime with Mimosas and Eggs Benedict.

In addition to our menu, we will also be offering these Easter Brunch Specials. Book reservations now – don’t miss this exceptional dining experience! Continue reading »

Chef’s Table IX

Join us Wednesday, April 26, at 7pm for our next Chef’s Table, featuring wines paired with four course tapas by Chef Jon Gibson. The wine servings are 3oz taster size pours. Reservations are limited to 36. The cost is $48 per person. Reservations required 251-948-5227.

The Net proceeds from this Chef’s Table will be donated to benefit the families of the Gulf Shores Band Children hurt in the recent accident. Net proceeds are the sales revenue less the direct cost of food and beverages. We would like to thank the following vendors for their contributions, which reduce the direct cost of food & beverage, and hence positively increase the donation: M&J Wines; Evans Meats; Gulf Coast Produce.

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Alabama Law for Restaurants

Alabama Restaurants are required to post the following message:
“Under Alabama Law, the consumer has the right to know, upon request to the food service establishment, the country of origin of farm raised fish or wild fish”
Why does it matter? Continue reading »