Happy Friday the 13th. Are you in the camp that feels this day is bad luck or do you embrace it? If you are looking for some fun ways to skirt the unlucky holiday, we have five Baldwin County events …
Happy Friday the 13th. Are you in the camp that feels this day is bad luck or do you embrace it? If you are looking for some fun ways to skirt the unlucky holiday, we have five Baldwin County events to highlight this weekend. Spend Friday taking in a Winter Showcase Series presentation or at a wine tasting in Fairhope. Saturday's events include an outdoor art market, learning about creepy creatures or celebrating 10 years of Fairhope Brewing Company. If these events don't intrigue you, visit the Event Calendar at GulfCoastMedia.com for more.
Winter Showcase Series: What's New at the Zoo
What: As part of the 2023 Winter Showcase Series presented by the Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism, join Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo Director, Joel Hamilton for a presentation on what is new at the zoo. The Winter Showcase events are free to attend but a reservation is required. Visit gulfshores.com to see a list of upcoming events and to register.
When: Friday, Jan. 13, at 10:30 a.m.
Where: Learning Campus at Gulf State Park, 20249A State Park Road, Gulf Shores
Friday the 13th Standup Wine Tasting
What: Enjoy Friday the 13th at the Pig in Fairhope sampling wine. International Wines will be dolling out samples of Biltmore, Routestock and Freakshow during the Standup Wine Tasting event.
When: Friday, Jan. 13, from 4 - 6 p.m.
Where: Piggly Wiggly Fairhope, 100 Plantation Pointe Road, Fairhope
GCAA Art Market
What: Join the Gulf Coast Arts Alliance (GCAA) for the first Art Market of the year. Browse local and regional artists' work.
When: Saturday, Jan. 14, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: First Presbyterian Church of Gulf Shores, 309 E. 21st Ave., Gulf Shores
What: Join the Meaher State Park naturalist and explore the creepy critters that call the park home. The naturalist will also be dispelling some common misconceptions about insects, spiders and snakes and explain their importance in our environment.
When: Saturday, Jan. 14, from 1-2 p.m.
Where: 5 Rivers Delta Resource Center, 30945 Five Rivers Blvd., Spanish Fort
Price: Free to attend
Fairhope Brewing 10th Anniversary Party
What: Fairhope Brewing Company is celebrating 10 years with their biggest party yet. The two-day affair will feature close to 50 beers, live music, commemorative glassware and a Batman Forever theme.
When: Saturday, Jan. 14, and Sunday, Jan. 15 starting at 1 p.m.
Where: Fairhope Brewing Company, 914 Nichols Ave., Fairhope