Gulf Shores & Orange Beach

Gulf Coast Family Amusements

Looking for something to do once you exit our amazing white-sand beaches? Miniature golf, dolphin cruises, bowling, ferry trips and horseback riding are just some of the fun to be had during Gulf Coast vacations. With arcades, a zoo, a water park, amusement parks and more you’ll find enjoyable activities for the entire family – from adults to children of all ages – all in one place. Browse the Gulf Coast family activities and attractions below and start planning the ultimate vacation now!

34 listings found.

Adventure Island

24559 Perdido Beach Blvd.
Orange Beach, AL 36561-
(251) 974-1500
Email
 • 
Website
Rides and thrills for the entire family are at Adventure Island. We have mini-golf, bumper boats, go-karts, paddle boats, a laser tag arena, kiddie rides, over 100 arcade games and an erupting volcano!
Map & Directions
Locations Map

Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo

1204 Gulf Shores Pkwy.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-5732
Email
 • 
Website

Get ready for a wild ride at the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, where you can get up-close-and-personal with more than 500 animals including encounters with sloths, kangaroos and lemurs.

Map & Directions
Locations Map

Alligator Alley

19950 County Rd. 71
Summerdale, AL 36580
251-946-BITE (2483)
Email
 • 
Website
See over 450 alligators from hatchlings to mature adults, relaxing, sunbathing, courting and nesting in their natural environment with an opportunity to feed them! Seasonal feeding times are 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.
Map & Directions
Locations Map

AMC Classic Wharf 15

23151 Wharf Ln.
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(251) 981-4444
Website
One of the nation’s largest motion picture exhibitors, AMC CLassic is a U.S. leader in digital cinema and 3D cinema deployments.
Map & Directions
Locations Map

Arena the Next Level

4720 Main St. Ste. M-205
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(251) 224-5297
Email
 • 
Website
Arena the Next Level is the newest and prettiest family attraction on the Gulf Coast. Our lazer tag and bazooka ball are safe and fun for all ages.
Map & Directions
Locations Map

Wales West Light Railway

13670 Smiley St.
Silverhill, AL 36576
(888) 569-5337
Email
 • 
Website
Enjoy daily train rides, lake swimming with a water slide, fishing, and an indoor heated pool. Birthday parties and field trips are available. Live steam train rides are available at Halloween, Christmas, Easter, and Train Robbery in June.
Map & Directions
Locations Map

Waterville USA

906 Gulf Shores Pkwy.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 948-2106
Email
 • 
Website
The ultimate in family fun, Waterville USA is a 20-acre water park and amusement park located in the Gulf Shores beach resort community. We are open from May 20 through Labor day weekend. Check the website for seasonal water park and amusement park hours.
Waterville USA
Map & Directions
Locations Map

Taking Off Hot Air Balloon Company and Boat Tours

Various Locations
Foley, AL 36535
(251) 970-3598
Email
 • 
Website
Gently lift off into an adventure where you'll experience the scenic vistas from a whole new vantage point in our hot air balloons or take a nature boat tour.
Map & Directions
Locations Map

The Amphitheater at The Wharf

4550 Main St.
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(251) 224-1020
Website
If it's big you want, look no further than the Amphitheater at The Wharf. With big acts, sound and experience, this 10,000-seat, tiered facility ensures each concert attendee has a great view.
Map & Directions
Locations Map

The Factory Gulf Shores

18948 Oak Rd. W.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 202-0900
Email
 • 
Website
At The Factory you can jump around on over 12,000 square feet of connected, world-class trampolines. We offer air dodgeball, a basketball goal you can dunk on, and foam pits to soar into.
Map & Directions
Locations Map

* All information contained in our database is supplied by the individual businesses to the AGCCVB for inclusion on our web site and in printed materials.
Read More »


Play

+- in this section
  • CONNECT WITH US
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google Plus
  • YouTube
  • Pinterest
  • Instagram
  • The Beach is Calling Blog
  • Click to Chat Live