The Courtyard and Fairfield Inn & Suites Marriott hotels located across the street from the starting line & race day registration! If you would like to book rooms at one of these properties we invite you to do so. We are actively pursuing lodging partners to accommodate the growth of the event and will post details and Race Weekend rates as they become available.
Making a mini-vacation out of your trip to the Eastern Shore & Mobile Bay? There is plenty to do within close proximity!
Gulf Shores and Orange Beach (40-42 miles)
Dauphin Island Beach (46 miles)
Pensacola Beach (55 miles)
Airboat Express (3.5 miles)
3775 Battleship Pkwy, Spanish Fort, AL 36527
Enjoy a fun and educational tour of the second largest
delta in the country with an expert guide.
Delta Safaris (2 miles)
4981 Battleship Pkwy, Spanish Fort AL 36527
Prepare to be amazed, inspired and relaxed by the Mobile-Tensaw Delta with a variety of unique tour options.
Kangarooz Family Fun Center (0.5 miles)
Located in the hotel shopping center
Indoor inflatable center, music, food, face painting
Eastern Shore Lanes (6 miles)
10460 Eastern Shore Dr, Spanish Fort, AL
Bowling, restaurant, bar, pool tables, laser tag, arcade
USS Alabama Battleship Park (6 miles)
2703 Battleship Pkwy, Mobile, AL 36603
Battleship tours, aircraft pavilion, submarine
Bellingrath Gardens (31 miles)
12401 Bellingrath Gardens Rd
Theodore, AL 36582
Themed estate gardens, historic home,
Conservatory, nature walk, gift shop
Gulf Coast Exploreum and IMAX Theater (9.5 miles)
65 Government Street, Mobile, AL 36604
Permanent and traveling educational science exhibits,
hands on exhibits, IMAX films, gift shop
Dauphin Island Sea Lab Estuarium (47 miles)
101 Bienville Blvd, Dauphin Island, AL 36528
Marine research facility with exhibits,
Touch tanks, and a gift shop
Fort Morgan (60 miles)
51 Alabama 180, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Built in 1834, Fort Morgan was active during four
Wars. Tours and exhibits. Enjoy on your trip to Gulf
Shores, and take the Ferry to Dauphin Island.
51 Bienville Blvd, Dauphin Island, AL 26528
Site of the Battle of Mobile Bay with rich history.
Enjoy on your trip to enjoy Dauphin Island beaches
and the Sea Lab, and take the Ferry to Fort Morgan.
Gulf Quest National Maritime Museum of the Gulf of
Mexico (11 miles) The first museum dedicated to the Gulf
Coast's rich maritime traditions – and one of the only
interactive maritime museums in the country.