- The list below includes 87 free or cheap things to do in or near Fairhope, Alabama, including 53 different types of inexpensive activities like History Museums, Fishing, Art Gallery and Arts Centers.
- From Fairhope Municipal Pier to Weeks Bay, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Fairhope and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Mobile, Gulf Shores, Daphne and Foley.
Fairhope Municipal Pier is a great place to go and sit and relax or walk out to the end of to watch the beautiful sunsets over the Mobile Bay. Fairhope is often referred to as the jewel of the Eastern Shore and still retains much of its original small-town ambiance.
Weeks Bay is a government protected wildlife reserve that encompasses more than 6,000 acres of tidal and forested wetlands within the greater Mobile Bay estuarine. There is a small museum and a great board walks through the wetlands.
Situated on two acres, Fairhope Dog Park provides an off-leash canine recreation area with a separate field for small dogs. The park features dog waste bags with collection stations, drinking water, shaded areas and benches.
Fairhope Avenue is the main shopping area in this picturesque resort town where you can find a charming flower filled downtown shopping district, filled with art galleries, restaurants, over 80 unique shops and an abundance of public art, and places to stop and get coffee or a drink.
Salty Dog Paddlesports specializes in the new sport of stand up paddleboarding, one that combines surfing with kayaking. This company offers rentals, with a variety of equipment delivery options available, as well as training and even paddleboard yoga classes.