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    Whether it's our own Annual National Shrimp Festival, or one of the dozens of other arts, music, food or other events, Coastal Alabama is the place to be.

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    Coastal Christmas

    The holidays are as busy as the rest of the year at the Chamber. Our Coastal Christmas initiative is growing each year.

    Coastal Christmas website
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    Great Parades

    On land or on the water! We have great parades, including our annual Christmas Lighted Boat Parade, various fun Mardi Gras parades, and more.

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    History Comes Alive!

    Our community is rich in history. Our recent 150th Anniversary Re-Enactment of the Battle of Mobile Bay attracted over 10,000 visitors.

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    Event Volunteers

    Hundreds of local residents (and even many visitors) serve as volunteers at Coastal Alabama events. You can volunteer too!

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    Sports Year-Round

    If you like sports, you'll love Coastal Alabama. We've got sporting events going year-round. Whatever your interest, it's here.

    visit Sports Commission

Event Volunteering

Become a Volunteer at Community Events

NOTE: To volunteer for the Annual National Shrimp Festival™, please click here.

The Alabama Gulf Coast Area Chamber of Commerce is frequently contacted by third-party event-planners and organizers who are seeking volunteers from the community for special events.

Because of the growing need for a pool of interested event volunteers, the Chamber's Tourism & Special Events Committee is compiling a database of interested individuals who agree to have their names provided to outside event organizers.

To have your name entered in this database, you must complete the information below and you must agree to the terms and conditions prior to submitting your information. 

First Name
Last Name
Best Contact Phone Number
E-Mail Address
interests & Abilities
I am particularly interested in events of the following nature: (please check as many as may apply)
InterestsSports & Athletic Events
Music & Arts
Youth-Oriented Events
Senior-Oriented Events
Outdoor Events
Event-Specific Volunteer Request
In addition to the above event categories, we also invite you to select specific events for which you would like to be contacted about volunteering. The Chamber will forward your contact information to the appropriate entity that is seeking volunteers. NOTE: To volunteer for the Annual National Shrimp Festival™, please use the red link at the top of this form.
Specific EventsKaiser Realty by Wyndham Vacation Rentals Nov. 30 Race
Merry Market - Santa's Workshop
Please list any special skills, training, or background that might be of interest to an event organizer (i.e., CPR training, athletic or coaching accomplishments, communications skills, and the like). Please also include any additional information you would like us to convey if asked)
Special Skills, Training, or Background
Terms & Conditions
By submitting this form, I agree to allowing my name and contact information to be provided by the Alabama Gulf Coast Area Chamber of Commerce to third-party event organizers looking for volunteer assistance for events being held along the Alabama Gulf Coast. I understand that submission of my name in no way implies guaranteed acceptance and/or admission either as a volunteer for or as an attendee at any event. I agree that any association between myself and a third-party event organizer is a private dealing between myself and that entity and I agree to hold the Alabama Gulf Coast Area Chamber of Commerce harmless for any injury(s), loss or damages which I, my family, or my associates might sustain during the course of my volunteer duties with any organization to whom my contact information is provided. I understand that I may request to have my name removed from this volunteer list at any time by contacting the Alabama Gulf Coast Area Chamber of Commerce in writing or by e-mail to lauren@alagulfcoastchamber.com.