2020 Gulf Coast Events

Posted by Rachel Kelly on Tuesday, January 21st, 2020 at 4:02pm.

2020 Gulf Coast events

Aside from beautiful beaches, the Gulf Coast offers a great selection of annual events and festivals throughout the year. There's something for all ages including beachside concerts, fishing rodeos, boat shows, wine tastings, and plenty of festivals! The following is an up-to-date list of 2020 events taking place along the Gulf Coast from Gulf Shores, Alabama to Panama City Beach, FL. Mark your calendars and let's have fun in the sun, sand, and surf!

*Some events have been canceled or postponed due to COVID-19.

2020 Events in Coastal Alabama & Pensacola, FL

Orange Beach Seafood Festival & Car Show
When: February 29, 2020
Where: The Wharf, Orange Beach, AL 

1st Annual Fort Morgan Oyster Festival
When: February 29, 2020
Where: Sassy Bass Amazin' Grill, Fort Morgan, AL

Scrapin the Coast Car Show
When: March 13 - 15, 2020
Where: The Wharf, Orange Beach, AL 

46th Annual Festival of Art
When: March 14 - 15, 2020
Where: Orange Beach Waterfront Park, Orange Beach, AL

The 68th Annual Fairhope Arts & Crafts Festival - CANCELLED
When: March 20 - 22, 2020
Where: Fairhope (downtown), AL

The Wharf Boat & Yacht Show - CANCELLED
When: March 20 - 22, 2020
Where: The Wharf, Orange Beach, AL 

Baldwin County Strawberry Festival  - CANCELLED
When: April 11-12, 2020
Where: Loxley Municipal Park, Loxley, AL 

National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship - CANCELLED
When: April 30 - May 4, 2020 
Where: Gulf Shores Public Beach/Gulf Place, Gulf Shores, AL

Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival - CANCELLED
When: Rescheduled to August 28 - 29, 2020 
Where: Foley Soccer Complex, Foley, AL

Orange Beach Billfish Classic 2020
When: May 12 - 17, 2020 
Where: The Wharf Marina, Orange Beach, AL 

Hangout Music Festival - CANCELLED
When: May 15 - 17, 2020 
Where: The Hangout/Gulf Place, Gulf Shores, AL

Orange Beach Grand Slam Fishing Tournament
When: June 11 - 13, 2020
Where: The Wharf Marina, Orange Beach, AL

Pensacola Beach Blue Angels Air Show
When: July 11, 2020 CANCELLED
Where: Pensacola Beach, FL

Blue Marlin Grand Championship
When: July 15 - 19, 2020
Where: The Wharf Marina, Orange Beach, AL

49th Annual National Shrimp Festival
When: October 8 - 11, 2020 - CANCELLED
Where: Gulf Place, Gulf Shores, AL

Flora-Bama Interstate Mullet Toss 
RESCHEDULED: October 23 - 25, 2020 
Where: Flora-Bama Lounge & Oyster Bar, Pensacola, FL

Hangout Oyster Cook-Off
When: November 6 - 7, 2020
Where: The Hangout, Gulf Shores, AL 

Blue Angels Homecoming Air Show
When: November 16 - 17, 2020 - CANCELLED
Where: NAS Pensacola, FL


2020 Annual Events in Destin & Fort Walton Area

7th Annual Tequila & Taco Festival
When: March 6 - 8, 2020
Where: Seascape Town Center, Miramar Beach 

34th Annual Sandestin Wine Festival - CANCELLED
When: April 16 - 19, 2020
Where: The Village of Baytowne Wharf, Sandestin

65th Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival
When: June 5 - 6, 2020
Where: The Landing Fort Walton Beach

18th Annual Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic
When: June 17 - 21, 2020
Where: Sandestin's Baytowne Wharf Marina

Destin Fishing Rodeo
When: October 1 - 31, 2020
Where: Destin Harbor

42nd Annual Destin Seafood Festival
When: October 2 - 4, 2020
Where: Destin Harbor & Destin HarborWalk Boardwalk

13th Annual Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival
When: TBD
Where: The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin

30th Annual Seaside Seeing Red Wine Festival
When: November 11 - 15, 2020
Where: Seaside, FL (Ruskin Place, Central Square, Bud N Alley's Restaurant 

2020 Annual Events in Panama City Beach FL

PCB Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival
When: February 15 - 16, 2020
Where: Aaron Bessant Park 

Panama City Mardi Gras & Music Festival
When: February 21 - 22, 2020
Where: Pier Park 

Emerald Coast Cruizin' Car Show
When: March 4 - 7, 2020
Where: Aaron Bessant Park

Emerald Coast Boat & Lifestyle Show
When: February 28 - March 1, 2020
Where: Aaron Bessant Park 

When: March 20 - 21, 2020
Where: Aaron Bessant Park 

Seabreeze Jazz Festival - CANCELLED
When: April 22 - 26, 2020
Where: Aaron Bessant Park Amphitheater

SandJam Music Festival - CANCELLED
When: April 24 - 26, 2020
Where: M.B. Miller Pier

Thunder Beach Motorcycle Spring Rally  - CANCELLED
When: April 29 - May 3, 2020
Where: Various PCB Venues

Pirates of the High Seas Festival
When: October 9 - 11, 2020
Where: Pier Park

Schooners Lobster Festival & Tournament
When: October 19 - 25, 2020
Where: Schooners -5121 Gulf Drive

Thunder Beach Motorcycle Autumn Rally
When: October 21 - 25, 2020
Where: Various PCB Venues

Emerald Coast Cruizin' Car Show
When: November 11 - 14, 2020
Where: Aaron Bessant Park

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