Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Steely Dan Concert at The Wharf Near Gulf Shores

Steely Dan will bring their 2009 U.S. Tour to The Amphitheater at The Wharf in Orange Beach, Alabama (adjacent to Gulf Shores) on Friday, June 19th. Tickets went on sale last Saturday so hurry for your chance to see this popular band.

In the 70's Steely Dan sold over 30 million albums and since reuniting in the early 90's their concerts have been a big hit with all ages. The band, featuring Walter Becker and Donald Fegen, were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2001.

Buy your tickets online at Ticketmaster and then reserve your spot in the sun online as well at Take advantage of our 20% savings on waterfront and near-beach properties and stay at The Wharf to be only steps away from the concert.

Or also save 20% when you choose a nearby property with a spectacular waterfront view such as Phoenix on the Bay, The Moorings, Walker Key, Perdido Grande, Mariner Pass, Bella Luna, Caribe or The Pass.

Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Gulf Shores Vacation Giveaway Ending April 30


You still have time to join Meyer Real Estate's social network by becoming a friend, fan or follower for a chance to win a FREE fall vacation in the "B Our BFF" promotion.

Staci Moseley of Odenville, AL became a Meyer follower on Twitter recently which qualified her for the contest. She won a gift certificate for three-nights in a three-bedroom gulf-front condo during our third week drawing. Our week one winner was Lisa Kidd from Northport, AL, who won a three-night fall vacation in a one-bedroom gulf-front condo. And in week two Rochelle Pearson from Edwardsville, IL won a three-night fall vacation in a two-bedroom gulf-front condo.

The final drawing on April 30th will be for a three-night vacation in a four-bedroom Gulf-front condo along the coast in Fort Morgan, Gulf Shores, Orange Beach (Alabama) or Perdido Key (Florida). Hurry!

Take a moment to review the "B Our BFF" instructions and join us not only for the promotion but to learn about happenings on the coast and the latest special discounts for vacations.

Monday, April 27, 2009

Gulf-front house in Orange Beach Available for Vacations

A rare opportunity exists to reserve a spacious gulf-front beach house in Orange Beach for a week this summer. This extraordinary four-bedroom, four-bath home that sleeps 12 is ready to reserve your week online or by phone NOW.

Halekai II is an upscale beach property with two large decks overlooking the blue waters and white sands of the Gulf of Mexico. Both decks can be accessed by all the bedrooms for a refreshing treat. Besides the four bedrooms there are two living rooms for family and friends to gather. The lucky couple who stays in the master suite also have a jacuzzi tub for relaxation. At the very peak of the house the views of the coastline are incredible and there are even sleeping accommodations for two in this cupola in twin beds that can convert to a queen-size bed. If you can't leave the laptop behind there is wireless Internet in the home and for entertainment you can enjoy 5 TVs and 4 DVDs.

On our coast typically most beach houses are reserved for the following year by the current renter, so having a brand new vacation home come on the market for summer rentals provides you an excellent opportunity. Reserve online or call 800.213.9544 now before all the prime weeks at Halekai II are taken.

Friday, April 24, 2009

Red Snapper & Saltwater Series Fishing Tournament in Orange Beach

Heading out to sea ready to catch the big one(s) is pure heaven for thousands of visitors to Alabama's Gulf Coast. To sweeten the pot a big fishing tournament with big prizes for big fish is ongoing in Orange Beach. The Red Snapper World Championship Presents the Saltwater Series began March 15 and ends August 15.

Red Snapper is the STAR and nine more fish are waiting to be caught in this thrilling fishing tournament headquartered in Orange Beach. The other fish that are sought during the Saltwater Series tournament are Cobia, Tuna, Amberjack, King Mackerel, Speckled Trout, Sheephead, Vermillion Snapper, Trigger Fish and Grouper. Red Snapper will be pursued when the season opens June 1st and runs until August 15th (unless closed earlier by law). Cash prizes and a $25,000 Toyota Tundra are on the line when you travel to the coast to cast your line.

Meyer Real Estate wants you to head to our coast to cast your line and try your luck. In fact we have a GREAT vacation special designed to make your trip easy on the budget. Save 20% on enticing near-beach properties, located on popular, peaceful back waterways (bays, lagoons and rivers) or within a short walk just across the street to the beach. Use promo code S-9FSH online at or when calling 866-269-6949 for reservations.

Gulf Shores "B our BFF" Social Networking Vacation Giveaway

Just a few more days are left to qualify for Meyer Real Estate's "B our BFF" social networking vacation giveaway. All you need to do is become a friend, fan or following during April to have a chance to win a free fall vacation.

BLOG - visit Meyer Muse and click "Follow"
Facebook - visit Facebook and click "Become a Fan"
Twitter - visit Twitter and click "Follow"
MySpace - visit MySpace and click "Add to Friends"
Flickr - visit Flickr and click "Add as a Contact"
Newsletter - Sign up to receive our email newsletter.

The winners so far this month who have claimed their vacation giveaway prize are:

Lisa Kidd from Northport, AL won a three-night fall vacation in a one-bedroom gulf-front condo.

Rochelle Pearson from Edwardsville, IL won a three-night fall vacation in a two-bedroom gulf-front condo.

It's not to late to participate and win a trip to the beach at Fort Morgan, Gulf Shores, Orange Beach (Alabama) or Perdido Key (Florida) this fall.

Sunday, April 19, 2009

Celebrate Earth Day at Tanger Outlet near Gulf Shores

One of the special experiences on our Alabama Gulf Coast is to go "green" when you take advantage of special "green" savings offers at Tanger Outlet in Foley (just north of the beaches in Gulf Shores). In celebration of Earth Day (April 22) you can register to win a Noble LC electric car now through May 17th either online or by visiting Tanger Outlet in Foley. PLUS you can receive a FREE Tanger Outlet oversized eco-friendly reuseable tote with an enclosed Tanger gift card offer, seed packet and green tips on your next visit to the 120-store outlet center in Foley.

Another way to go "green" when you come to the beach this spring is to find a special HOT Deal from over 200 discounts ranging from 20-50% off a condo or beach house vacation. 50% discounts include the beach house Change of Pace and the condo Romar Place #503. My guess is you'll find have fun hunting for a bargain that suits your special needs in this user-friendly area of Meyer Real Estate's website.

Friday, April 17, 2009

Mullet Toss & Beach Party at the Alabama/Florida Line

Fish flinging fun is only a week away at the 25th Annual Interstate Mullet Toss & Gulf Coast's Greatest Beach Party at Flora Bama April 24 - 26. Your $15 entry fee to participate in the Mullet Toss actually benefits local youth charities. You receive an Interstate Mullet Toss T-shirt along with the unique opportunity to toss a mullet across the Alabama/Florida state line. The Children's toss happens at 10 a.m. and adults begin flinging fish at noon. The celebrity toss will occur at high noon on Saturday. Other weekend activities during the Gulf Coast's Greatest Beach Party include a bikini contest, a keg toss and tug of war.

Check out the official Interstate Mullet Toss website for more details about cover charges, parking fees, shuttle services, etc.

Enjoy a FREE NIGHT during Meyer Real Estate's Mullet Toss & Beach Party Special offering a 3rd night FREE in a condo or 4th night FREE in a house. Choose a location in Perdido Key either on the Alabama or Florida side of the key and let your hair down whether you fling a fish or not.

Saturday, April 11, 2009

Fishing for Red Snapper and Big Prizes in Orange Beach

Over 30,000 fishermen and $200,000 in cash and prizes makes the Red Snapper World Championship Presents the Saltwater Series fishing tournament a unique celebration of Alabama’s recreational saltwater fishing.

Between now and August 15, 2009 Orange Beach, Alabama is the headquarters for this event which awards prizes for catching King Mackerel, Cobia, Tuna, Grouper, Amberjack, Triggerfish, Vermilion Snapper, Speckled Trout, Sheepshead. On June 1st Red Snapper season begins and this signature fish will be the star of the tournament. Proceeds from the tournament are matched 3-1 by the state of Alabama for the establishment, and continued maintenance, of the largest saltwater reef building program in the world. Even if you don't fish in the event it's really cool to visit the weigh-in at Zeke's Marina in Orange Beach and see the amazing fish as they arrive on the dock.

A daily tournament ticket must be purchased to participate and the cost is minimal, especially considering the big prizes at stake. The next step is to charter a boat that is participating in the tournament.

Learn more at

Meyer Real Estate celebrates the Red Snapper/Saltwater Series tournament with 20% savings on properties on the bays, lagoons and rivers or near-the-beach with only a street to cross to reach the gulf waters. With these bargains and so much excitement we hope you'll make your plans now to visit at least once during the Red Snapper/Saltwater Series tournament.

Thursday, April 02, 2009

Greg Brown at LuLu's in Gulf Shores Sunday

Love the laid-back Jimmy Buffett style of music? Then you will want to make your way to LuLu's at Homeport Marina on Sunday (April 5) at 1 p.m. to hear Greg Brown perform his soulful sounds on his acoustic guitar.

Check out LuLu's calendar of events for entertainment to suit your mood and musical taste. Bring the kids along to play in the giant sand dune while you watch the Intracoastal Waterway traffic and just generally chill.

To find your perfect laid-back beach retreat shop online at where you can view interior photos and virtual tours of 1900 condos and beach houses.