Tacky Jacks Gulf Shores presents the 10th Annual Summer of Fun featuring art classes, a hands-on nature series and waterfront beach games at lunch
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Hands-on Habitat, Art al Fresco and Tacky Jacks Beach Games make up a series of weekly lunchtime activities offered at the waterfront venue.
May 17, 2022 - (Gulf Shores, AL) – If you are looking for some afternoon fun this summer then look no further than Tacky Jacks in Gulf Shores. The Summer of Fun series will feature different events to include regional artists and local organizations each Tuesday through Thursday this summer beginning June 7. Online reservations are required. A monthly schedule of events is online at www.tackyjacks.com
Hands-on Habitat is a fun and educational hands-on nature series presented by Gulf State Park Nature Center, Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, Orange Beach Wildlife Center, Orange Beach Coastal Programs Beach Nesting Program, Share the Beach Sea Turtle Program, and Clean Horizons! Kids & adults alike can learn about our ecosystem and interact with the animals that live here with us. The event is free to attend and is all ages from 11am-12pm (arrive 15 minutes early), Online RSVP required.
Art al Fresco “A hands-on lunch & learn for starving artists of all ages” • Create different works of art & crafts every Wednesday this summer. Projects include reverse tie-dye shirts, nature resin or shell jewelry, beachy straw hats, friendship bracelets, create with paint or clay, and learn to sculpt with sand with pros from Sand Castle University. All ages lunch & learn every Wednesday at 11am-12pm (arrive 15 minutes early). Includes $10 gift card for lunch for paid classes, fee: depends on the project. Online RSVP required.
Tacky Jacks Beach Games is all about a little friendly competition. Kids ages 6-12 compete every Thursday this summer in games, challenges and more! All participants get a free lunch from Tacky Jacks, prizes, and get to be on TV! Parents can compete in a friendly game of water balloon dodge ball for prizes! The event is free to attend for ages 6-12 every Thursday from 11am-12pm (arrive 15 minutes early), Online RSVP required.
Schedule of Events
7 - Hands-on Habitat, Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo
8 – Art al Fresco, Nature Resin Jewelry $20
9 – Beach Games
14 - Hands-on Habitat, Clean Horizons
15 – Art al Fresco, Create with Paint, String Art Pull on Canvas $20
16 – Beach Games
21 – Hands-on Habitat, Gulf State Park
22 - Art al Fresco, Friendship Bracelets $20
23 – Beach Games
28 - Hands-on Habitat, Orange Beach Wildlife Center
29 - Art al Fresco, Sand Castle University - Free, lunch on your own
5 – Hands-on Habitat, Gulf State Park
6 – Art al Fresco, Beachy Straw Hat
7– Beach Games
12 - Hands-on Habitat, Share the Beach Sea Turtle Program
13 – Art al Fresco, Reverse Tie-Dye Shirt $25
14 – Beach Games
19 - Hands-on Habitat, Orange Beach Coastal Resources Beach Nesting Program
20 – Art al Fresco, Shell Jewelry $20
21 – Beach Games
26 - Hands-on Habitat, Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo
27 – Art al Fresco, Create with Clay, Polymer Clay $20
28 – Beach Games