45th Annual National Shrimp Festival

Every year for more than four decades, Gulf Shores has played host to what has become the largest shrimp festival in the world. And for good reason, too, given the amount of amazing Alabama Gulf Shrimp harvested right along the Gulf Coast. Join us in October for plenty of arts and crafts, family activities, full days of live music on two stages, and of course, all the Alabama Gulf Shrimp you can eat, cooked up every way you can imagine.


Alabama Festival of Flavor

Alabama has become a hot destination for foodies lately, and the Alabama Festival of Flavor in Foley should be high on anyone’s wishlist. Celebrating the best of local and regional wine, beer, and food means plenty of Alabama Gulf Seafood will be on the menu. And this year, the winner will automatically qualify to compete in the World Food Championships! Join us on the streets of historic downtown Foley for this momentous occasion.


2nd Annual Reel Hope Classic

The only thing better than a day of fishing is when it’s for a great cause. That’s why we’d love to have you join us for the 2nd annual Reel Hope Classic, benefitting patients treated at the Alabama Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders at Children’s of Alabama. Teams of four can compete in inshore fishing and outshore fishing events, plus you won’t want to miss the pre-party Friday night. Get your rod and reel ready and join Children’s of Alabama in making a positive impact on the lives of others.


Jones Valley Teaching Farm Twilight Supper

The Jones Valley Teaching Farm has been doing wonders helping Alabama students learn about sustainable nutrition, and the Twilight Supper has helped fund the launch of Good School Food into six Birmingham City Schools. We’re honored to provide fresh Alabama Gulf Seafood for this excellent fundraiser for a great cause.


Breakin’ Bread

Sponsored by Birmingham Originals, Breakin’ Bread is one of Alabama’s finest food events, featuring drinks and dishes from some of the Magic City’s best local vendors. If you’ve always wanted to eat at some of Birmingham’s best restaurants, now’s the time to sample the goods all in one place. Plus a portion of this year’s proceeds will go to local charities, so you can feel good while eating well.


Sloss Music & Arts Festival

The 2nd annual Sloss Music & Arts Festival is returning to Birmingham this summer, and the historical Sloss Furnaces will host a whole slew of fantastic bands all over one weekend. It’s gonna be a hot one, so when your stomach needs to be refueled, visit us for some fresh Alabama Gulf Seafood.


The Hangout Music Fest

There are plenty of reasons why thousands and thousands of folks gather on the beaches of Gulf Shores every May for the Hangout Music Fest. Sure, the bands are some of the best on the planet, but when it’s time to fill your bellies, you’ll find some of the best seafood on the planet. Stop by the Alabama Gulf Seafood Courtyard and grab some fresh dishes! We’ll be there all weekend, folks.


Southern Makers

We Southerners like to make things. Music, clothing, goods, and especially great food. Southern Makers is a landmark event that brings some of the brightest and most capable makers in our region to celebrate their many crafts, and Alabama Gulf Seafood is proud to be involved. Come join us and see some of Alabama’s finest in action!


67th Annual Blessing of the Fleet

One of the Gulf Coast’s finest traditions, the annual Blessing of the Fleet in Bayou La Batre hearkens back to the fishing communities of Old World Europe where fishing boats were formally blessed to ensure a bountiful harvest each year. Alabama’s version of this ceremony is a lovely two-day event that the whole family will enjoy.


Seafood Expo North America

Formerly known as the Boston Seafood Show, Seafood Expo North America is North America’s largest seafood exposition, boasting thousands of buyers and suppliers from around the world. If you’re in the area, stop by and learn more about the latest products and developments from the seafood industry at large.


Episcopal Place Gumbo Gala

What’s the easiest way to find the best gumbo you’ve ever tasted? Simple: Find dozens of culinary teams and have them compete. That’s what the Episcopal Place Gumbo Gala has been doing for more than a decade now. Join us at this wonderful fund raiser for their 11th year, and make sure you come hungry!


Bald Eagle Bash

What happens when some of South Alabama’s finest restaurateurs and chefs are given tons of fresh Alabama Gulf Seafood and asked to work their magic? You’ll have to come to the Weeks Bay Foundation’s Bald Eagle Bash in Fairhope to find out officially, but the results are sure to be delicious. Get your tickets today for live music, family activities, and of course, all the fresh Gulf seafood you can eat.