Gulf State Park

Activities Calendar

At Gulf State Park, we offer a variety of events and programs to help make your visit memorable. Click on events/programs on the calendar below to learn more information about each one. Programs are offered at different locations throughout the park, so please check the specific location before attending.


Program Color Key

  • Yellow indicates programs at the Nature Center or a unique trailhead/Park location 
  • Blue indicates programs at the Learning Campus
  • Brown indicates camper-sponsored events located in the Campground


Please read the program descriptions carefully for location and details. The Learning Campus is at a DIFFERENT location than the Nature Center


Gulf State Park has reinstated it's daily educational programs. In compliance with CDC recommendations for COVID-19, each program will have a limited capacity and space is on a first come first serve basis. No entry will be permitted after the designated start time of each program.  
Please call our Park Naturalist at (251) 948 7275 ext. 6 for any questions regarding programs.



  • The Nature Center is located within Gulf State Park Campground at 22050 Campground Rd, Gulf Shores, AL 36542. Please note, for day-use visitors, there is a $2 fee per vehicle to enter the Campground.
  • The Learning Campus is located near Park Headquarters at 20249 State Park Rd, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
  • Trailheads can be found on the Gulf State Park Trail Map