LOCAL INFORMATION

FACE MASK ORDER IN PLACE THROUGH AUGUST 31st FOR THE STATE OF ALABAMA IN ADDITION TO extended the Safer at Home order…

AMENDED SAFER AT HOME
has been extended to August 31st at 5 p.m.

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

SUMMER CAMP
Remain open with rules and guidelines available

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 open subject to 50% occupancy rate, 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 restrict visitation

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

RESTAURANTS, BARS AND BREWERIES
Saturday, August 1, 2020. Beginning at 11:00 p.m. Saturday, all ABC licensees are required to cease the service and/or sale of alcoholic beverages for on-premises consumption between the hours of 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. with on-premise consumption to end at 11:30 p.m. Otherwise they may open with limited table seating, 6 feet between tables 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

Thanks for voting, and congratulations to all of our winners in the 20th annual Sunny People’s Choice Awards! Complete list winners posted below.

2020 WINNERS!

Gulf Shores Dolphins Football

Catch Gulf Shores Dolphins Football on the Voice of Paradise! Mark Swalley and Coach Donnie Spohn will be bringing you all the play by play action with pregame at 6:45 and kick-off at 7 on Friday nights. Regular season scheduled to kick off Friday August 21 with home opener against Elberta!

2020 SCHEDULE
8/21 7:00p Elberta (Elberta, AL)
8/28 7:00p@ Brookwood (Brookwood, AL)
9/4 7:00p@ Spanish Fort (Spanish Fort, AL)
9/11 7:00p McGill-Toolen (Mobile, AL)
9/18 7:00p Robertsdale (Robertsdale, AL)
10/2 7:00p Citronelle (Citronelle, AL)
10/8 7:00p Saraland (Saraland, AL)
10/16 7:00p @ Baldwin County (Bay Minette, AL)
10/22 7:00p @ Blount (Eight Mile, AL)
10/30 7:00p @ Satsuma (Satsuma, AL)

Hurricane Season officially runs June 1- November 30, but storms can occur any time of year. When tropical weather threatens, get the latest storm information from your local station and the Voice of Paradise. Remember, when the lights go out, we stay on. Be sure to have your supplies on hand, including plenty of batteries.

TROPICAL TRACKER

NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER

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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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