Sweep Your Sweetheart Off Their Feet with a Romantic Gulf Shores Evening

Looking to plan an enchanting night out with your special someone along Alabama’s gorgeous Gulf Coast? We’ve got you covered with the perfect romantic evening itinerary in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. And for the guys out there – don’t worry, we’ve even included a sweet surprise to make this night truly memorable.

Start by Setting the Mood with a Sunset Stroll
There’s nothing more romantic than a hand-in-hand stroll along the sugar-white sands as the sun slips below the horizon. Time your leisurely beach walk to end at one of the area’s picturesque piers, where you can linger and soak in those vibrant, painted-sky views.

Dine with an Unbeatable Ocean View
For dinner, treat your loved one to the fresh, locally-caught seafood that this region is famous for – with an incredible waterfront view, of course. Spots like Fisherman’s Wharf in Gulf Shores and Cobalt in Orange Beach offer open-air seating mere steps from the gently lapping waves. Sip, savor, and swoon over each other as the Gulf breezes roll in.

Enjoy Live Music Under the Stars
After dinner, keep the romance going by catching some live music at a local beach bar or restaurant. The Hangout in Gulf Shores frequently hosts bands and musicians playing everything from laid-back island vibes to classic hits that will have you two dancing cheek-to-cheek under a canopy of stars.

Take a Moonlit Cruise
For an extra-special splurge, book a sunset or moonlit cruise aboard a sailboat, catamaran, or pontoon boat. Snuggle up on deck as you take in unparalleled views of the coastline at twilight with a glass of something bubbly in hand.

Nightcap with a View
As your evening starts winding down, head to a rooftop bar like The Roof at The Beach Club in Gulf Shores for one last round of cocktails and a panoramic view of the twinkling beachfront lights and moonlit waves. It’s the perfect romantic ending to your enchanting night in this coastal paradise.

And for the guys – we’ve got you covered with a surprise box of gourmet chocolates from Chocolate Corner to present to your sweetheart at some point during the evening. Because what’s more romantic than delicious chocolates?