Ballyhoo is a Fine Arts Festival and Cultural Exchange located in the Gulf State Park of Gulf Shores, Alabama.

Kick off festival season with Ballyhoo! This exciting festival event is unique in its focus on fine art, combined with cultural charm, and the fun-loving spirit of residents of Coastal Alabama! Enjoy fine art from all across the southeast, local seafood and live music! Join us and you, too, will Ballyhoo!

**Due to the Covid-19 virus and Hurricane Sally damage, Ballyhoo will skip the 2021 festival, and will resume on

MARCH 5 – 6, 2022**

MARCH 5 and 6, 2022

Saturday •  9am – 5pm
Sunday • 11am – 5pm


Gulf State Park – 20115 State Park Road- Gulf Shores, AL 36542

Ballyhoo is an event of the Gulf Coast Arts Alliance, whose mission is the development and promotion of the arts on Alabama’s Gulf Coast.

Click here for directions to the Lake Shelby Picnic Area