The Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Sports Commission works closely with teams, coaches, families and fans to market the area as a prime location for all types of sporting events. And we've got the alphabet to prove it, hosting tournaments and events including USTA, FLW, SEC, NCAA and NAIA.

We want our next event to be all about Y O U - working to meet your needs to make your next sporting event a win for everyone involved.

Check out upcoming events in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach. Be sure to click the "Special Rates" button to find great deals from participating accommodations.

Contact top hitter Michelle Russ, Sports & Events Sales Manager at 1-800-982-8562 for more information.

Upcoming Events

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2015 Sweetheart 5k and 1/2 Marathon
Grab your running shoes and join in the fun at the 13th Annual Sweetheart Run.  Whether your a seasoned runner or just looking to fulfill you New Year's resolution to be more active, this event has something for everyone...
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2015 Faulkner State Sun Chief Classic Softball Tournament
2/20/2015 - 2/21/2015
Come watch over 30 collegiate teams compete in this exciting collegiate softball tournament. Action begins on Saturday at 9am at the Gulf Shores Sportsplex. For schedule and more information visit
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2015 Dolphin Classic Softball Tournament-Breast Cancer Awareness
2/27/2015 - 2/28/2015
THINK PINK!  Join the Lady Dolphins as they host softball in Gulf Shores and help raise awareness about Breast Cancer!  Fifteen high school softball teams will compete in this tournament to be held at the Gulf ...
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2015 NAIA and the University of Mobile, Gulf Coast Invitational
3/06/2015 - 3/08/2015
Come see college softball in action in Gulf Shores.  Thirty NAIA teams hit the fields at the Gulf Shores Sportsplex to battle it out for the Gulf Coast Invitational Title.
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2015 Gulf Coast Classic I Softball Tournament
3/09/2015 - 3/11/2015
Diamonds are a girls best friend...softball diamonds!  Fifteen high school softball teams compete in Gulf Shores! Don't miss the action.  Visit for the complete schedule including times and bracke...
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2015 Gulf Coast Classic I Baseball Tournament
3/09/2015 - 3/11/2015
Come watch as over 24 high school baseball teams compete to take home the Gulf Coast Classic championship title.
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2015 Gulf Coast Classic II Softball Tournament
3/23/2015 - 3/25/2015
High School softball action right here in Gulf Shores!  Head out to the Gulf Shores Sportsplex to see over 45 teams compete!  Visit for the complete schedule including times and brackets.
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Contact Michelle Russ, Sports & Events Sales Manager, at 1-800-982-8562 for further information.