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Reelin' in the New Year at The Wharf

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The Wharf in Orange Beach will say goodbye to 2017 with its Reelin' in the New Year event on December 31, 2017 from 5 p.m. to midnight. Free of charge and open to the public, the street party offers activities and entertainment for everyone.

Here's the schedule for New Year's Eve at the Wharf:

Ice Rink
10 a.m. to midnight, front entrance parking lot
Admission to the rink is $10 and $13 for the skating and Ferris wheel package.
Live Music
5 p.m. to midnight, Jim Beam® Apple stage
DJ Matt McKinney - 5 p.m.
Live Oak Band - 6pm
Creativity Band - 9pm
Kids Area
5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Main Street
Activities include live animals, rock wall, mechanical bull, face painting, bounce houses and more. 
Prices range from $5-$10.
Miller Lite® Beer Garden
Opens at 5 p.m., Marlin Circle
Marlin Drop & Fireworks
Midnight, Marlin Circle and Main Street
Count down to the New Year with the signature 'Marlin Drop' followed by a celebratory fireworks display. 
Grab a spot on Main Street for the best view.
The Sound & Light Spectacular will close the night with a high-powered theatrical show along Main Street.

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Retail shops and restaurants will be operating under extended business hours until 9pm allowing guests to enjoy all the property has to offer prior to the celebration.

This year's sponsors of Reelin' in the New Year at The Wharf include: Jim Beam® Vanilla, NBC 15, Pepsi® and Miller Lite®.

For more information and a full list of upcoming events,visit

Click here to follow The Wharf on Facebook.

About The Wharf:
Located in beautiful Orange Beach, The Wharf is the Gulf Coast's premier destination resort and Marina. The Wharf features a unique selection of shopping, dining and entertainment options, including restaurants, boutiques and stores, a 15-screen movie theater, 112 foot tall Ferris wheel, and live music at The Wharf's 9,600 seat Amphitheater. 

No matter the time of year, The Wharf is the ultimate family-friendly vacation destination. For more information, visit

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