events

Fairhope Fall Outdoor Farmer’s Market

Thursday Afternoons

September 25 – November 6, 2014

Open 3:00 p.m. until sundown

Behind the Public Library on Bancroft Street

The market will feature local farmers, bakers, fresh produce, fresh cut flowers, local honey, plants, baked goods and more! The Fairhope Public Library will hold story times and children’s activities at 4 p.m. each Thursday at the market.

 

11th Annual Alabama Coastal Bird Fest

Thursday-Saturday, October 2nd-4th 2014

For more information visit: http://www.alabamacoastalbirdfest.com/Schedule.htm

 

32nd Annual Grand Festival of Art

Saturday & Sunday, October 4th & 5th 2014

Takes place in downtown Fairhope – Fairhope Ave.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Admission is free. The show features more than 70 local, regional, national and international artists with more than 20,000 visitors expected.  Visitors will find woodworking, blown glass, painting, ceramics, jewelry, sculpture, photography and much more fine art and fine craft. Children’s activities can also be expected.

 

7th Annual Mullet Run

Saturday, October 4th 2014

5k and one-mile fun run

For more information visit: http://www.fairhopemulletrun.com/

 

Fairhope Film Festival

November 6 – 9, 2014

Downtown Fairhope

www.fairhopefilmfestival.org

The Fairhope Film Festival is a film lover’s film festival, offering participants the opportunity to see world-class award winning films in a unique, picturesque location over a four-day period.

 

Fairhope’s Annual Lighting of the Tree Celebration

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 5:30 p.m.

Downtown Fairhope

Join us as we turn on over 1 million lights in downtown Fairhope. The festivities begin at 5:30 p.m. and lights come on at 6 p.m.

For information contact 251-929-1466

 

Fairhope’s Holiday Stroll

Friday, November 20, 2014 5:30 p.m.

Stroll, shop and dine downtown Fairhope! A night full of refreshments, lights, special promotions and more. For more information call 251-929-1466.

 

5th Annual Movie in the Streets

Sponsored by the Downtown Fairhope Business Association

Saturday, November 22, 2014

On Fairhope Avenue

The Downtown Business Association will host an Outdoor Movie at the intersection of Section Street and Fairhope Avenue. Those who plan to attend can bring lawn chairs and blankets from home. Children are invited to wear their holiday pajamas. Admission is free.

For additional information call 929-1466.

 

Fairhope’s 55th Annual Christmas Open House

Sunday, November 23rd 2014 1p.m. to 5 p.m.

With live entertainment and refreshments throughout town, this Fairhope tradition grows every year!

 

Fairhope’s Magical Christmas Parade

Friday, December 5, 2014

Downtown Fairhope

The Fairhope Magical Christmas Parade begins at 7 p.m. at the intersection of Morphy and Section Street, and continues down Section and Oak Street.

 

City of Fairhope Santa Saturdays

Saturday, December 6th & 13th, 2014

Santa will be in front of the Fairhope Museum of History in downtown Fairhope from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. for children to visit. Parents may bring cameras to take pictures.

 

Fairhope’s New Year’s Eve Family Celebration

Wednesday, December 31 2014

8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

Downtown Fairhope

Bring your family and ring in the New Year in downtown Fairhope with fireworks and a ball drop at midnight!