Best Springtime Events, Concerts Along The Gulf Coast In Alabama

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Summer is the prime time for music fans to experience the vibrant concerts and events along the Gulf of Mexico’s coast in Alabama. From the onset of spring to Memorial Day weekend, a plethora of thrilling events and festivals take place along the Gulf that you simply can’t afford to miss. After a day brimming with music and excitement, what could be more convenient than securing your stay with Reed Real Estate Vacation Rentals? These concerts and events are about 20 minutes from most of our beach rentals. We have the perfect beach vacation rental for the family who wants to enjoy the fun festivities but want to stay far enough away to include a more secluded, relaxed environment. Staying in Ft. Morgan offers the best of both worlds–close enough to enjoy the touristy attractions yet far away to escape the crowds and traffic.

Reserve your spot now and start anticipating some of the most memorable concerts, events, and festivals in Alabama.

Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival

May starts with the Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival. This is a wonderful, colorful, family-friendly event. Watch the sky fill with various hot air balloons while enjoying amusement park rides at The Park at OWA and lots of local food vendors. The balloons lift off at dusk and dawn. 

Hangout Music Festival

The Hangout Music Festival is a three-day music festival held along the beach of Gulf Shores. It caters to a young adult and older crowd and is billed as the unofficial start to summer, typically in mid-May. In 2024, you can expect to see A Day To Remember, Alana Springsteen, Cage the Elephant, Lana Del Rey, The Chainsmokers, Zach Bryan, and many more guests, including a Taylor Swift dance party.

The Wharf Amphitheater

The Wharf Amphitheater, a 10,000-seat open-air theater, is a haven for music enthusiasts. It hosts a diverse range of popular music acts spanning country, hip-hop, rock, and more. As one of the Gulf Coast’s premier music venues, it promises a phenomenal experience. In 2024, you can catch performances by STAIND, Luke Bryan, and even comedy acts. Secure your tickets in advance and revel in one of Alabama’s finest music venues.

Rock Out In Alabama

One of the best ways to start your summer early is with one of these stellar concerts, festivals, or events in Alabama. By booking directly with Reed Real Estate Vacation Rentals, you can ensure you have a place to relax and recharge before returning to the festival grounds. We have many rentals ready for groups of any size. Keep up-to-date with the latest events and happenings on our blog! From family reunions to Hangout Fest, you’ll learn how to enjoy it all from the ones who know it best! To learn more about Reed Real Estate Vacation Rentals, contact us at or 1-800-678-2306. Must be 25 or older to book with Reed Real Estate.