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Mark Your Calendar: September

Mark Your Calendar: September

We’d say while the weather’s cooling down, the events are heating up but let’s be honest we live in South Alabama so that’ll be awhile. But we’re still here to fill your calendars this fall!

Check out some upcoming events that you don’t want to miss happening this month at The Wharf.

Light Up Labor Day – Monday, September 6
Labor Day Fireworks

Come out for a Monday Funday socially distant celebration full of color. Admission is FREE for the whole family.

• DJ will be playing boogie-worthy jams beginning at 6 pm
• Fireworks will blast off at 8:45
• End the night with musical lights at the SPECTRA Laser Light Experience on Main Street at 9 + 9:30

Mile Marker 158 Dockside Wine Dinner – Thursday, September 9
Wine Dinner

Enjoy a delicious four-course meal featuring Marcie with Pinnacle Imports and crab Rangoon, coconut ginger butternut squash bisque, grilled quail and rum raisin bread pudding.

• The dinner will begin at 6 pm
• Cost is $40 per person
• To make a reservation, call 251-224-6500 ext 4

Operation ReConnect – Saturday, September 11
Salute Those Who Serve

This fun, family friendly event celebrates those who protect our freedoms and features activities such as military vendors, meet-and-greet and photo ops with local first responders, a kid-judged car show, helicopter displays, kids’ activities + games, live music and more.

• Admission is FREE
• The event will take place from 10 am – 6 pm.
• All proceeds raised will go to Operation ReConnect to support military families and local, military-related nonprofit organizations.

YoHo Rum & Tacos Rum Dinner – Thursday, September 16
Rum Dinner

Cruise the Caribbean with YoHo featuring a delicious four-course meal with blackened shrimp, Jamaican beach soup, pineapple pork roulade and coconut potato pudding.

• The dinner will begin at 6 pm
• Cost is $40 per person
• To make a reservation, call 251-224-6500 ext 3

6th Annual Sweetest Chefs – Friday, September 17
Culinary Dessert Event

Sweetest Chefs is a top-shelf culinary event spotlighting America’s top pastry chefs. Grand Tasting ticket holders will be able to enjoy more than 20 dessert tastings, watch baking + dessert demonstrations and cast their ballots in the 2021 Sweetest Chefs Awards.

• VIP entry – 6 pm; General Admission – 7 pm
• The event will take place in The Port
• Various ticket packages are available, but you can use the code WHARF for $30 off any ticket type
• This event is presented by Eat Y'all, hosted by Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism + in partnership with The Wharf

If this isn’t a great line up of fun things to do, what is? Oh, and stay tuned because we’ve got some SpOoKy things in store for you in October. Looking for more fun? Click here to check out our full calendar. See you ... here!

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