Almost all of the seafood served at Voyagers Restaurant at Perdido Beach Resort comes from the Gulf of Mexico, which the restaurant overlooks. The restaurant purchases its gulf shrimp, red snapper, and grouper from suppliers who adhere to sustainable fishing practices, too. The rest of the Mediterranean-style menu follows suit, featuring hand-cut aged steak, poultry, and lamb from sustainable domestic farms in addition to local farm-fresh produce. Diners can enjoy their meals while looking out onto the turquoise waters; the views are particularly good at sunset and during rush-hour dolphin traffic.
Willie Nelson’s Country Throwdown pulls no punches as living-legend Willie Nelson and a posse of hit-making deputies coat eardrums in vibrant layers of pure country topped with authentic honky-tonk. Spearheading the celebration, Willie shares his swollen songbook, impeccable picking, and inimitable voice, crafting melodies that resonate through the antennae of music lovers of every ilk. The event’s aural buffet also features a diverse assortment of breakout jongleurs; artists who may be performing include Jamey Johnson, Randy Houser, and Lee Brice.
In the quaint town of Atmore, orange brick houses line Main Street, imbuing the thoroughfare with residential appeal. Historic buildings at the intersection of Main and Craig Streets mark the location of Atmore Heritage Park, which bustles with year-round outdoor entertainment in the form of concerts and southern-cooking celebrations.About 12 miles north of the hotel, Little River State Forest offers hiking, fishing, and swimming amid 2,100 acres of longleaf-pine forests. Boats, pavilions, and cabins are available for daily or hourly rental. Nearby, a natural lazy river curls through the Magnolia Branch Wildlife Reserve, ushering tourists in inner tubes and salmon in water wings over the sparkling waters.Read the Fine Print for important info on travel dates and other restrictions.