Just as Jimmy Buffett can sing, his sister Lucy Buffett can cook. LuLu’s at Homeport in Gulf Shores, Alabama serves classic Southern comfort food to more than 4,000 people a day in the summertime. Located directly on the Intracoastal Waterway, you can arrive by car or boat.
The Pensacola Double Bridge Run boasts one of the best courses in the country, through Historic Downtown Pensacola and onto beautiful Pensacola Beach. Learn why runners come from far and wide to traverse our two bridges.
Florida has more to offer than sunshine and beautiful beaches. Read what your family can do beyond the bathing suit in our lineup of the finest family amusements along the Gulf Coast.
Bellingrath Gardens is beautiful any time of year, but it really lights up for the holiday season. Make the short drive across the Bay to delight in “Magic Christmas in Lights.”
If you tire of the lazy river at your beachfront hotel, head north to discover a real river that inspired it. At Blackwater River State Park, you can canoe, tube, hike or camp in Northwest Florida’s great outdoors.
You may love to visit us in the summer, but can you keep a local secret? Fall is a fantastic time to fall in love with the Gulf Coast all over again with fun festivals celebrating art, food and more.
So maybe the title of this article is a small exaggeration. We might instead call it hopeful, because the Gulf Coast doesn’t quite experience seasons like the rest of the country. But we can tell you this – while summer may be our high season, fall can be an even better time to book your… Read more »
Let’s be honest, there’s really no bad time to visit the Gulf Coast. With plentiful sunshine, temperate waters and fun attractions far and wide, we’ll welcome you with Southern hospitality any time of year. But, come closer. Here’s a little secret – summertime may be our season, but fall can be an even better time to… Read more »
He may choose to reside in small-town Pensacola, Florida, but his art graces galleries all over the world. Learn how one Gulf Coast kid made good on his big dream and what he loves about this slice of paradise.
If there’s one thing we know how to do on the Gulf Coast, it’s fish … from a pier, from a boat, or the comfort of your beach chair. If the latter sounds like a catch to you, discover surf fishing, with tips from a local captain.