It’s time once again to tell us your favorite things in Paradise with the 21st annual Sunny 105 People’s Choice Awards! Stop by any of these sponsor locations and pick up a ballot and vote: St. Charles Place, Blalocks Seafood Gulf Shores/ Cowbell Rolled Ice Cream/ The Keg/ Cotton’s Seafood,Steaks,and Spirits/ Papa Rocco’s/ DeSoto’s Seafood Kitchen/ Duck’s Diner/ GNG Plumbing and Hardware/Island Discount Tire/ McCarron Insurance/ O’Chopper’s Almost Irish Pub/ The Undertow/Tacky Jack’s/ Woodson’s Barge-N/ Gulf Shores Family Pharmacy/Moe’s Original BBQ – Orange Beach/ Stephi Cocktails and Cuisine.
Be sure to tell us your favorite things in Paradise with the 21st annual Sunny 105 People’s Choice Awards! 20th annual Sunny People’s Choice Award winners posted below.

2020 WINNERS!

LOCAL INFORMATION

Governor Kay Ivey issued her twenty-second supplemental emergency proclamation extending the Safer at Home Order that includes a statewide mask requirement. Individuals will be required to wear a mask or other facial covering when in public and in close contact with other people, as described in the order. This order extends until Friday, March 5, 2021 at 5:00 p.m

AMENDED SAFER AT HOME AND MASK ORDER
has been extended to March 5th, 2021

Emergency occupancy rates will be removed for retailers, gyms and fitness centers, and entertainment venues
An exception to social-distancing rules will be allowed for many businesses—including barber shops, hair salons, gyms, and
restaurants—if people are wearing masks and separated by an “impermeable” barrier

ENTERTAINMENT VENUES – SUCH AS ARCADES, THEATERS, BOWLING ALLEYS
Open subject to social-distancing and sanitation rules and guidelines

ATHLETIC ACTIVITIES
Open subject to social-distancing and sanitation rules and guidelines

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS
Open subject to social-distancing and sanitation rules and guidelines

CHILD DAY CARE FACILITIES
Open subject to social-distancing and sanitation rules and guidelines

INDIVIDUALS
Encouraged to stay home and follow good sanitation practices

EMPLOYERS
Businesses may open subject to sanitation and social-distancing guidelines

RETAIL STORES
All retail stores subject to social-distancing and sanitation rules

MEDICAL PROCEDURES
Allowed unless prohibited in the future by the State Health Officer to preserve resources necessary to diagnose and treat COVID-19; providers must follow COVID-19-related rules and guidance from state regulatory boards or public health authorities

SENIOR CITIZEN CENTERS
Regular programming still suspended except meals still available through curbside pick-up or delivery

HOSPITALS AND NURSING HOMES
Still must implement policies to limit visitation

NON-WORK GATHERINGS
Still required to maintain 6 feet of distance between persons not from same household

RESTAURANTS, BARS AND BREWERIES
May open with limited capacity and subject to additional sanitation rules and guidelines

ATHLETIC FACILITIES °SUCH AS FITNESS CENTERS AND COMMERCIAL GYMS˛
Athletic facilities may open subject to social-distancing and sanitation
rules and guidelines

CLOSE-CONTACT SERVICE PROVIDERS
Close-contact service providers (such as barber shops, hair salons, nail salons, tattoo services) may open subject to social-distancing and sanitation rules and guidelines

BEACHES
Open with no limit on gatherings. Must maintain 6 feet of separation.

FLORIDA

For the latest on Businesses and updated guidelines click HERE

For the latest Escambia County information, including business and beaches, click HERE

zoo

Now Open with restrictions.
9am- 4pm Daily
Animal Encounters & Amusements still Closed at this time. For the health of our staff and animals we strongly recommend all guests observe social distancing practices andunderstanding and wear mask while on zoo grounds. We are excited to re-open. With yourcooperation we will be able to remain open. We appreciate your understanding and support.

Open Daily from: 9am to 4pm
(last guests at 3:30pm)
We are closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day, but observe regular business hours the day after the holiday.

The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo offers close up views of over 500 exotic animals including: lions, tigers, bears, primates, leopards, wolves, and more! Visit the reptile house, petting zoo, and aviary. There is a shaded picnic area, gift shop and seasonal concessions. Open year round,with seasonal animal encounters, animal shows and keeper talks.
Open daily 9-4
(Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, & New Year’s Day) New Zoo location at 20499 Oak Road East in Gulf Shores

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