on the Eastern Shore! Come discover a sportsman's paradise of year-round golfing, boating and fishing...warm breezes as you stroll along breathtaking Mobile Bay under a golden sunset...an artists' haven for both beginners and advanced...festive cultural celebrations...Southern charm, friendly neighbors and magnolias...architectural delights...and fresh Gulf seafood to tempt every palette. Located just minutes from metropolitan Mobile, AL and Pensacola, FL, the Eastern Shore of Mobile Bay, Alabama encompasses seven communities and municipalities: Daphne, Blakeley, Malbis, Montrose, Point Clear, Spanish Fort and Fairhope. The pace of life on the Eastern Shore is a world away; a unique community where residents take care to preserve the area's heritage and breathtaking beauty.
All of these destinations are only minutes apart on the Eastern Shore. Eastern Shore residents know how to unwind! Here you'll satisfy that passion for golf on challenging courses...launch a sailboat or cruiser from one of many marinas and launch sites...fill a chest with flounder, shrimp and crab as they swarm the beach during a tide phenomenon known as "Jubilee"...or keep fit with tennis, swimming or horseback riding. Recreation options abound at public parks and playgrounds, country clubs and health clubs. Shopping along the Eastern Shore is truly a unique experience. Shops featuring clothing, home furnishings, native crafts, antiques and collectibles dot the Shore. Creating a true shoppers paradise!