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Beginning this week and running through November, the Blue Angels opens the gate at NAS Pensacola tarmac to invite the public to watch the Blue Angels practice their shows.
On March 30, CBDB takes the stage to kick off Music at Meyer Park. Formed in Tuscaloosa, CBDB is known for their unique brand of progressive jam-rock, dubbed joyfunk. Fresh off the release of their third album, titled "The FAME EP," CBDB combines impressive musicianship with solid songwriting and a spectacular live performance. The group is comprised of Cy Simonton - guitar and vocals, Kris Gottlieb - guitar and vocals, Glenn Dillard - sax/keys and vocals, Paul Oliver - drums, and Mike Sinopole - bass and vocals.
March 9, 2017 - Orange Beach, AL (OBA) - Fitness and health fanatics have plenty to do this spring and summer when vacationing in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach including yoga retreats, paddleboard competitions and more.
March 9th, 2017 - Orange Beach, AL (OBA) - The wait is over. Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band will return to The Wharf Amphitheater for one night only, Tuesday, June 6th at 8 pm, as part of Jimmy Buffett’s “I Don't Know'” Tour 2017.
Local Parrotheads won't want to miss their chance to soak in the full Margaritaville experience.
The Small Business Development Week takes place between March 20th & 24th.
OBA Editor Note: If you own a small business you'll benefit from information and resources offered by these small business advocates!
Small Businesses are a critical component of Baldwin County’s vibrant economy and this week has been chosen to highlight the importance of these unsung heroes by highlighting business’ resources that are available to existing and start-up businesses across the county. Most of these programs are on-going but have come together on this particular week.
The week includes:
The festival is a fine arts, juried event held every second weekend in March on the joint grounds of the Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach and Waterfront Park on Canal Road. Festival hours are Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The festival is completely free with public parking located at the Event Center at The Wharf. Shuttle service provided by BRATS with an all day pass for $5. Bike riders can park at the Bicycle Village on the Arts Center grounds.
January 23, 2017 - Orange Beach, AL (OBA) - Journey has set a concert in Orange Beach at the The Wharf Amphitheater on July 6th, performing all their classic hits like “Don’t Stop Believin’,” “Any Way You Want It,” “Faithfully,” “Wheel In The Sky,” “Separate Ways,” and more. Tickets go on sale to the general public this Friday, January 27th at 10am CST.
Journey VIP Packages will be available, including premium seats, exclusive merchandise and more. For more information, visit www.journeymusic.com.
January 16, 2017 - Orange Beach, AL (OBA) - Christina Christian along with her producer, Justin Sable Fobes are proud to present Christina’s Single Release “Quirky Little Thing” campaign party on Friday, February 10th from 8:00 P.M. to 12:00 A.M. The “Silent Sea” Pre-Order Campaign Party takes place at The Hot Spot Music and Grub located at the Wharf in Orange Beach, AL at 4780 Wharf Parkway.
Americana/Country Artist, singer, songwriter Christina Christian and veteran Gulf Coast musicians join together on “Silent Sea” to produce ballads, a witty song about modern life, a sweet melody on mandolin and guitar, a jazzy R&B number, and then reaches deep for a soulful expression of values in a troubled world. She tops it all with her new single “Quirky Little Thing”. Christina’s all original and skillfully developed sounds blend into a seamless flow of powerful lyrics and modern but traditional sounds. Her debut album “Silent Sea” is due out this Spring of 2017. One fan said, “It's music from the heart that hits you right between the eyes.”