Spring Break 2018Matt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Mar 01 2018 12:24 PM
Gulf Shores, AL: In anticipation of the college students and families planning to visit our beautiful
beach the Gulf Shores Police Department is preparing for a safe and enjoyable Spring Break.
Spring Break will officially begin in March. The Gulf Shores Police Department encourages all
visitors and local residents to educate themselves and become familiar with some of the municipal
ordinances that help keep the City of Gulf Shores safe and enjoyable.
Below are some municipal ordinances relevant to Spring Break. The public is reminded that any
violation of these ordinances may result in an arrest or the issuance of a citation requiring a court
No possession or consumption of alcohol on public beaches during the designated periods:
– April 8, 2018
No sleeping in vehicles or out-of-doors
No erection of tents and shelters or abandonment of beach equipment on public beaches
No unreasonable noise or vibration
No fires on the beach
Due to the increase in visitors, heavy traffic congestion and delays are expected. Please be aware
and plan ahead.
The Gulf Shores Police Department anticipates a fun-filled Spring Break for those who visit and
reside within our city.
As a reminder, neither alcohol nor glass containers are allowed on public beaches. Please dispose
of all trash properly in the nearby receptacles to assist us in keeping your beach clean.