Gulf State Park  Activities Schedule



Date      Activities

Sat. 10/1

8:30AM—Yoga at the Beach: Meet at Gulf State Park Beach Pavilion for a one hour yoga class. $10 per person and bring a yoga mat and water.

1:00PM--Snake Encounters: Visit the Nature Center to learn all about our native snakes.  Bring a camera and get your   picture touching a beautiful snake. There is a $2 charge per vehicle to enter the campground. Free to all guests staying in the park.

 

Sun. 10/2            

10:00AM—Camper Devotion:  Meet at the Campground/Campstore Pavilion.(non-denominational & casual)

 

Mon. 10/3          

10:00AM— Video:  National Geographic: Seasons in the Sea (55 min.)  Experience the drastic effects of weather on the sea.    Meet at the Nature Center.   There is a $2 charge per vehicle to enter the campground.   Free to all guests staying in the park.

 

Tues. 10/4          

10:00AM-- Guided Beach Walk: Meet at the Gulf State Park Fishing Pier concession stand to learn all about our coastal ecosystem.  Then, meander along the shore, with our guide, looking for shells and learn about some of the local sea life found in the Gulf of Mexico. 

1:00PM — Video:  Seashore (35min) This Eyewitness video dives into the explosive frontline between land and sea.  From crashing waves and blasting winds to placid tide pool, discover what makes our coastlines so alluring to the masses of wildlife and humans who gather there.   Meet at the Nature Center.  There is a $2 charge per vehicle to enter the campground. Free to all guests staying in the park.

 

Wed. 10/5          

10:00AM— Guided Pier Walk: Meet at the Gulf State Park Fishing Pier concession stand for a guided walk on the pier.

1:00PM—Video:  National Geographic: Sharks (60 min.)  Meet these living symbols of terror face to face and learn the truth about these creatures of the deep.  Meet at the Nature Center.  There is a $2 charge per vehicle to enter the campground. Free to all guests staying in the park.

 

Thurs. 10/6        

10:00AM- Frogs and Toads: Hop on over to the Nature Center to learn some interesting things about the native frogs and toads in Gulf State Park.  There is a $2 charge per vehicle to enter the campground. Free to all guests staying in the park.

1:00PM-- Video: Nature: Leave it to Beaver (60min) Come to the Nature Center to see the fascinating story of beavers in North America.   There is a $2 charge per vehicle to enter the campground. Free to all guests  staying in the park.

 

Fri. 10/7

1:00PM—Video: National Geographic: Can the Gulf Survive? (50 min.)  With exclusive access to BP’s clean-up operations, National Geographic investigates what happened to the 4.9 million barrels of oil that poured from the sea floor in one of the worst environmental disasters of all time.  Meet at the Nature Center.    There is a $2 charge per vehicle to enter the campground. Free to all guest staying in the park.

 

Sat. 10/8             

8:30AM—Yoga at the Beach: Meet at Gulf State Park Beach Pavilion for a one hour yoga class. $10 per person and bring a yoga mat and water.

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM — Join us for the 13th Annual Alabama Coastal Birdfest:  on the Faulkner State College Campus in Fairhope, Alabama.  For more information: www.AlabamaCoastalBirdfest.com

    Fun for all ages!    Dept. of Conservation&Natural Resources displays, exhibits, vendors, artists, hands-on kid’s activities, Alabama snakes show, live raptor show, sea creature touch tank, birdhouse&birdfeeder building, and much more.  Make it an all-day fun experience for the family!