What’s Happening the Week of 11/19

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Just a couple of local boys playing a little evening pool (image courtesy of Facebook).

11/19: Lecrae on the Anomaly Tour:
Civic Center, Downtown Mobile: Lecrae, an authentic hip hop artist who isn’t shy about his faith (and also has won a Grammy) is on tour in Mobile with an also popular artist on his label, Andy Mineo.  There are still a few tickets left!

11/20: Celebrate Hope:
Mitchell Center Institute, 1660 Springhill Ave.:Celebrating its 6th year, Celebrate Hope showcases the culinary talents of local chefs and caterers and pairs each dish with a carefully selected wine and craft beer provided by local distributors. In its 5-year history, Celebrate Hope has sold out to a crowd of 700+ guests and has generated more than $1.4 million in net revenue to support cancer research at the Mitchell Cancer Institute, the Gulf Coast’s only academic cancer research facility.

11/20: Premier Screening of The Great Invisible:
Saenger Theater, Downtown Mobile: see the Mobile premiere screening of The Great Invisible! Followed by Q&A with filmmaker Margaret Brown & Special Guests! Buy your tickets now.

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11/21: Lighting of the Trees:
Bienville Square, downtown Mobile: The City welcomes in the holiday season with pictures with Santa, live music and much more. Shop in our merry market, enjoy live entertainment. Be sure to be there by 6 p.m., as we kick off the holiday season when the Mayor and Santa light up the tree at 6:10 p.m.!

11/22: The Mobile International Festival:
After celebrating its 25th anniversary in Mobile in 2008, the Festival returns for another 25 years of serving up the diversity of Mobile’s flavors and cultures. The Mobile Civic Center will host the event that brings the sights, sounds and tastes of the world together in one place! Come out and join in the cultural festivities during this three day event.

11/22: Hazardous Waste Collection Event:
The Grounds, Mobile:  Ok, so it’s not exactly a party, but we found this to be important for you to know about.  Have chemicals, paints, old electronics that you don’t know what to do with?  Don’t throw these hazards away.  Bring them to the Grounds to be disposed of for FREE.

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11/22: Brookley 5k:
Brookley Complex: Runners and walkers of all ages and stages of fitness take off at the Airbus 5K On the Runway hosted by the Mobile Airport Authority (MAA) Foundation benefitting the restoration of Doyle Park on Saturday, November 22 with a 4 p.m. twilight start at the Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley, also the One-Mile Fun Run at the Runway gets all engines going at 3:30 p.m. just before the big race with a one-miler down the newly paved Broad Street.

11/22: Run your Stache off Run 5k:
Downtown Mobile, O’Daly’s Irish Pub: Providing a runner’s delight and raise money for two great causes – Movember and the Friends of Doyle Park.  Movember Foundation challenges men to grow moustaches during Movember (formerly known as November), to spark conversation and raise vital funds for its men’s health programs.

Upcoming: 11/27: Turkey Trot for Hope
Spanish Plaza, Downtown Mobile:  Go for a 5k Run and then stuff yourself with turkey?  Why not?  It benefits Camp Rap-A-Hope.   The 5k will start at 8:00am and run along a certified 5k course (AL08033JD). The Gobble Wobble fun run is less than a mile and will begin at 9:00am.

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Upcoming: 12/4: Wine Down and Ugly Sweater Competition:
History Museum of Mobile, Downtown Mobile: Been looking for a place to sport that ugly sweater and even get complimented for it?  Look no further.  The United Way of Southwest Alabama (UWSWA) will be hosting a wine tasting and an ugly holiday sweater contest at the Mobile Museum of History from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. All proceeds from the Wine Down will benefit Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library of Mobile County, which provides carefully selected, age-appropriate books free to eligible homes with children under the age of five.

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What’s Happening the Week of 11/12

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 Oyster Shucking
A little oyster shucking at the Oyster Cook-off, no big deal (image courtesy of Facebook).

11/12 – BayBites – Baykeeper Food Truck Festival:
Cooper Riverside Park, Downtown Mobile: Join BayKeeper for an evening of great food and cold beer! Featured Food Trucks Include: Geaux Boys, Smoking Gringos, Island Thyme, & Von’s Coco Bay.  Live Music by: Roman Street.  Wristbands are $10, beer is included! All proceeds benefit Mobile Baykeeper. Hosted by: Young Advisory Council of Mobile Baykeeper

11/13: Liquid Art:
Mobile Museum of Art: Join us for Liquid Art, a cocktail party celebrating the Mobile Museum of Art’s 50th year, and that thing that is such a big part of what makes Mobile pretty special: Mardi Gras. Have a delicious Dragon Drink courtesy of Wintzell’s Oyster House, enjoy music and hors d’oeuvres, and celebrate Carnival a little early by touring the 50th anniversary exhibition, ‘The Art and Design of Mardi Gras’ Oh, and it’s FREE!

11/13: FREE PAD Screening:
Cardiovascular Associates P.C., 1901 Springhill Ave. Mobile: Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD), more commonly known as hardening of the arteries, affects about 8 million Americans. It is a condition in which the large and medium-sized arteries supplying blood to the legs become narrow or clogged, constricting the flow of blood. PAD not only causes pain and disability, it also is associated with a much higher risk of heart disease. Cardiovascular Associates P.C. is holding a FREE PAD screening for Peripheral Arterial Disease.  This Free screening will be held at Cardiovascular Associates!

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11/13-15: Christmas Jubilee:
The Grounds, 1035 Cody Rd, N.: Join us for the 30th anniversary of Christmas Jubilee presented by Junior League of Mobile. Christmas Jubilee is a holiday market consisting of commercial vendors, crafts, food, music and more. All proceeds help to fund the mission of Junior League of Mobile. Christmas Jubilee is the primary fundraiser for Junior League of Mobile sending over $4.5 million dollars into the community to support a broad range of issues affecting Mobile and Coastal Alabama.

11/14: LoDa ArtWalk:
Downtown Mobile, Lower Dauphin Street: Second Fridays in the LoDA Art District have become quite a popular time and place to be! In its 8th year, the event seems to be getting better each month. Join downtown art galleries, institutions, studios and unique shops as they open their doors and welcome you inside to see beautiful artwork, sample delicious foods, and hear the sounds of the LoDa Artwalk.

11/14: Grand Hotel Beverage Academy:
Grand Hotel, Point Clear: With the holidays approaching we will teach the art of crafting a punch for any occasion. Punches can be the perfect beverage for an event. Let us show you why. Learn step by step instructions how to create a punch. $10 entry fee!

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11/14-16: Little Women:
Joe Jefferson Playhouse: Little Women, Based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott will run November 7th – 23rd, 2014 and is being directed by Joe Fuselli.  JJP’s telling of this timeless and enduring classic about the March sisters’ journey from childhood to maturity during the American Civil War. Audiences of all generations will enjoy acquainting – or reacquainting – themselves with the sisters: Meg, the eldest; Jo, the high-spirited tomboy; Amy, the self-centered beauty; and gentle Beth, as well as their beloved Marmee and Father. Don’t  miss this classic!

11/20: Celebrate Hope:
Mitchell Center Institute, 1660 Springhill Ave.:Celebrating its 6th year, Celebrate Hope showcases the culinary talents of local chefs and caterers and pairs each dish with a carefully selected wine and craft beer provided by local distributors. In its 5-year history, Celebrate Hope has sold out to a crowd of 700+ guests and has generated more than $1.4 million in net revenue to support cancer research at the Mitchell Cancer Institute, the Gulf Coast’s only academic cancer research facility.

11/21: Lighting of the Trees:
Bienville Square, downtown Mobile: The City welcomes in the holiday season with pictures with Santa, live music and much more. Shop in our merry market, enjoy live entertainment. Be sure to be there by 6 p.m., as we kick off the holiday season when the Mayor and Santa light up the tree at 6:10 p.m.!

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11/20-22: The Mobile International Festival:
After celebrating its 25th anniversary in Mobile in 2008, the Festival returns for another 25 years of serving up the diversity of Mobile’s flavors and cultures. The Mobile Civic Center will host the event that brings the sights, sounds and tastes of the world together in one place! Come out and join in the cultural festivities during this three day event.

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What’s Happening the Week of 11/05

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This cutie had her bike ready for the Derby at the First Annual Mobile Streets Alive event in Downtown Mobile.

11/6: Dining in the Streets:
Downtown Dauphin Street: A community dinner party in the street to celebrate Mobile’s downtown restaurants and to support Prichard Preparatory School. Guests can purchase tickets for the participating restaurant of their choice for either 6:00 PM or 7:30 PM & will bring their tickets to that restaurant to dine in the street on 11/6 & will enjoy a price-fixed menu. Wine and beer tickets sold separately.

11/6: Cause for Celebration:
Mobile Carnival Museum, 355 Government St: The Cause for Celebration event and silent auction for USA Children’s & Women’s Hospital raises funds to provide hospital-bound patients with gifts on life milestones.   Tickets to the event are $20 and include museum admission, hors d’oeuvres, drinks, a silent auction, photo booth and music from DJ Derrick Juzang. Tickets to Cause for Celebration can be purchased in the USA CWH Gift Shop, at the event or online at bit.ly/USACWH-Cause-For-Celebration.

11/6: CASA – Changing Lives with Art, Wine and Cuisine:
The Athelstan Club, 170 St. Francis Street: CASA is having a wine pairing at the Athelstan Club.  Chef Ashley is planning a wonderful menu to complement various wines.  There will also be a silent auction showcasing local artist.  To date, Amber Ivey, Denise Inge, Tom Wade, Tiffany Smith, Eileen Morrison, Andrea Dowdy, and Hoagy Kearns have donated pieces.

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11/7: 7th Annual Oyster Cook-Off:
The Hangout, 101 East Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores: Join some of the brightest, most innovative chefs around for a three-day celebration of one of the Gulf Coast’s finest treasures: Oysters!Friday: Oyster Cook-off Weekend KickOff Party at the Hangout – craft beer festival with over 60 beers from 25 craft breweries. Tickets are $25 for general admission or $10 for designated drivers! Saturday: The 7th Annual Oyster Cook-Off – celebrity chefs and judges, local legends, live music, shucking contest and family activities. Admission is free. Tasting tickets available for purchase. Sunday: Breakfast Buffet and Bloody Mary Invitational – live music, demos and programs. Sunday brunch is $25 per person, $10 for kids 12 and under.

11/7: Little Women:
Joe Jefferson Playhouse: Little Women, Based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott will run November 7th – 23rd, 2014 and is being directed by Joe Fuselli.  JJP’s telling of this timeless and enduring classic about the March sisters’ journey from childhood to maturity during the American Civil War. Audiences of all generations will enjoy acquainting – or reacquainting – themselves with the sisters: Meg, the eldest; Jo, the high-spirited tomboy; Amy, the self-centered beauty; and gentle Beth, as well as their beloved Marmee and Father. Don’t  miss this classic!

11/8: Roll for Rover Ride:
Mobile SPCA, 620 Zeigler Circle West: Mobile SPCA’s first annual bikers’ Roll for Rover ride and dice roll Saturday, November 8. The ride starts at 11 at any of the participating bars/lounges (Boondocks Bar & Grill, Sea Hut Lounge, Mary’s Restaurant & Lounge, Traders on the Causeway) and in by 4 at the Mobile SPCA for a late cookout lunch and live music by Fat Lincoln. Prizes for highest and lowest roll, raffle for $250 gas card. Two wheels and four wheels welcome!

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11/8: Mobile Museum of Art: 50th Anniversary Family Festival:
Mobile Museum of Art: The Family Festival and Open House at the Mobile Museum of Art is a public, two-day celebration in Langan Park of the Museum’s 50th Anniversary and the opening of the exhibition, The Art and Design of Mardi Gras. The festival features floats, maskers, carnival cuisine, and a band competition-all of the local favorites of Mobile Mardi Gras. The exhibition focuses on the creative endeavors of those who make Mardi Gras the visual spectacle that draws thousands of people to Mobile each year.

11/8-11/9: Gun & Knife Show:
The Grounds, 1035 Cody Rd N.: The Grounds will host the annual Gun and Knife Show featuring hundreds of tables and dozens of tables on November 8 and November 9, 2014.

11/12 – BayBites – Baykeeper Food Truck Festival:
Cooper Riverside Park, Downtown Mobile: Join BayKeeper for an evening of great food and cold beer! Featured Food Trucks Include: Geaux Boys, Smoking Gringos, Island Thyme, & Von’s Coco Bay.  Live Music by: Roman Street.  Wristbands are $10, beer is included! All proceeds benefit Mobile Baykeeper. Hosted by: Young Advisory Council of Mobile Baykeeper

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What’s Happening the Week of 10/29

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A few local ladies testing out the new One Mobile Bike Kiosk at the Greater Gulf State Fair.

10/29- 10/31: Pumpkin Patch:
1507 Dauphin St., Mobile: Pumpkins are here! You will find pumpkins of all sizes, shapes and even some different colors along with gourds for your fall decorations.  The patch is located at the corners of Catherine and Dauphin in the parking lot across from the church.  All funds raised will benefit the children’s and youth missions and ministries.

10/29-11/2: Magnolia Corn Maze:
15275 County Road 49, Summerdale: This year Magnolia Corn Maze is again putting in two corn mazes.  We hope you will come out and get lost in one of the two corn fields we offer. Enjoy the hayride, cow train, pumpkin patch, petting zoo, pig races, pony rides, corn cannons, games, a pumpkin slingshot, hop-along rodeo, hay bale mountain and a children’s maze, bazooka ball, second corn maze, second playground, zombie paintball, food and concession items and more! We have many special events going on, like Trick or Treat in the Maze – Wear your costume!  (October 25, 1-3pm).

10/29-11/2: The Greater Gulf State Fair:
The Grounds, 1035 Cody Rd., N, Mobile, AL: It’s time for the Fair! The Grounds will host the 60th annual Greater Gulf State Fair from Oct. 24 – Nov. 2, 2014. This year’s Fair will feature a new theme “Celebrate the Coast,” which aims to host the best things about the Gulf Coast under one roof as well as more than 30 adult rides, 30 kid rides and a must-see entertainment line-up!

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10/30:  Mystère de Lore:
Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center: This will an event you won’t soon forget as this interactive fundraiser for the Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center will offer attendees French cuisine, cocktails, and amazing gravity defying performers (think word swallowers, dagger throwers, flame blowers, aerial dancers, and a major science experiment), while dancing to the sounds of Az Izz.

10/31: Playhouse-in-the-Park’s Nightmares III:
4851 Museum Drive, Mobile: Come out to this thrilling horror story written by Edgar Allen Poe, Robert Louis Stevenson and H. P. Lovecraft, adapted for the stage by Playhouse alumnus Jonathan Olsenky. We promise it’ll get you in the mood for Halloween!

11/1: SMG Food Trucks for the Bay Area Food Bank:
TheArthur R. Outlaw Mobile Convention Center: From 11am – 3pm come out and support theBay Area Food Bank. Several area food truck vendors and restaurant catering trailers will set up in the Exhibit Hall to sell their cuisine. Each vendor will pledge a percentage of the day’s sales to the Bay Area Food Bank. The charitable food truck vendors and restaurant catering trailers participating areBob’s Famous Hot Dogs, Coco Bay Daphne, Geaux Boy, Kona Ice Alabama-Baldwin County, Los Tacos,Old 27 Grill “Crawfish Wagon”, PNH Cream, Saucy Q Bar B Que Bar-B-Que and Von’s Food Truck. Admission to the event will be $1 donation or a non-perishable food item per person.

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11/1: Salty Worm Brackish Classic and Delta Bash:
Blue Gill, Causeway: Come out to a fresh water and salt water fishing tournament with an after party at the BLUEGILL that benefits the Gaillard Pancreatic Cancer Research Endowment at the USA Mitchell Cancer Institute.

11/2: Mobile Streets Alive:
Downtown: Come out and head downtown from 2 to 5 pm to Alabama’s first Open Streets project,  Mobile Streets Alive, and take part in transforming our streets into vibrant places that celebrate & build community. Dauphin and Conti Streets will be closed to cars between Washington Avenue and Joachim Street.  Neighbors  are able to mingle, recreate, and shop in their communities in a safe, car-free environment.THIS IS A FREE EVENT!

11/2: Keb’ Mo’:
Saenger Theatre: Three-time Grammy winner and visionary roots-music storyteller Keb’ Mo’ embarks on a new chapter in his career with the April 22 release of ‘BLUESAmericana’ on Kind of Blue Music. His twelfth full-length album marks the 20th anniversary of his debut ‘Keb’ Mo’,’ but, more important, the disc is a signpost of artistic and personal growth. Show starts at 8 PM!

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11/6: Dining in the Streets:
Downtown Dauphin Street: A community dinner party in the street to celebrate Mobile’s downtown restaurants and to support Prichard Preparatory School. Guests can purchase tickets for the participating restaurant of their choice for either 6:00 PM or 7:30 PM & will bring their tickets to that restaurant to dine in the street on 11/6 & will enjoy a price-fixed menu. Wine and beer tickets sold separately.

11/7: Little Women:
Joe Jefferson Playhouse: Little Women, Based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott will run November 7th – 23rd, 2014 and is being directed by Joe Fuselli.  JJP’s telling of this timeless and enduring classic about the March sisters’ journey from childhood to maturity during the American Civil War. Audiences of all generations will enjoy acquainting – or reacquainting – themselves with the sisters: Meg, the eldest; Jo, the high-spirited tomboy; Amy, the self-centered beauty; and gentle Beth, as well as their beloved Marmee and Father. Don’t  miss this classic!

Upcoming Event:11/12 – BayBites – Baykeeper Food Truck Festival:
Cooper Riverside Park, Downtown Mobile: Join BayKeeper for an evening of great food and cold beer! Featured Food Trucks Include: Geaux Boys, Smoking Gringos, Island Thyme, & Von’s Coco Bay.  Live Music by: Roman Street.  Wristbands are $10, beer is included! All proceeds benefit Mobile Baykeeper. Hosted by: Young Advisory Council of Mobile Baykeeper

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What’s Happening the Week of 10/22

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A few Mobile ladies hanging out and meeting Lyle Lovett at a local eatery!

10/22- 10/31: Pumpkin Patch:
1507 Dauphin St., Mobile: Pumpkins are here! You will find pumpkins of all sizes, shapes and even some different colors along with gourds for your fall decorations.  The patch is located at the corners of Catherine and Dauphin in the parking lot across from the church.  All funds raised will benefit the children’s and youth missions and ministries.

10/22-11/2: Magnolia Corn Maze:
15275 County Road 49, Summerdale: This year Magnolia Corn Maze is again putting in two corn mazes.  We hope you will come out and get lost in one of the two corn fields we offer. Enjoy the hayride, cow train, pumpkin patch, petting zoo, pig races, pony rides, corn cannons, games, a pumpkin slingshot, hop-along rodeo, hay bale mountain and a children’s maze, bazooka ball, second corn maze, second playground, zombie paintball, food and concession items and more! We have many special events going on, like Trick or Treat in the Maze – Wear your costume!  (October 25, 1-3pm).

10/23: Mobile SPCA Fish Fry:
Our Savior Catholic Church, 1801 Cody Rd. S, Mobile: Second Annual Fish Fry Thursday, October 23 at Our Savior Church on Cody Road. We will start serving at 5:00 pm and serve until the fish runs out! Music by The String Slingers. Raffles for a Casket of Cheer and $250 Gas Card plus lots more great items. USA fried catfish, Oyster House slaw, baked beans, Gourmet Catering cornbread, homemade dessert for just $10. Beer and wine also available.

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10/24-11/2: The Greater Gulf State Fair:
The Grounds, 1035 Cody Rd., N, Mobile, AL: It’s time for the Fair! The Grounds will host the 60th annual Greater Gulf State Fair from Oct. 24 – Nov. 2, 2014. This year’s Fair will feature a new theme “Celebrate the Coast,” which aims to host the best things about the Gulf Coast under one roof as well as more than 30 adult rides, 30 kid rides and a must-see entertainment line-up!

10/25: Screen on the Green Film Event – Gremlins:
Lavretta Park, Mobile: The final FREE movie nights is scheduled for this Saturday at Lavretta Park on Old Shell Road. Our movie this time will have you take a trip down memory lane! And share it with your kids!  Gremlins! (PG) Remember, Don’t get them wet, keep them out of bright light, and NEVER feed them after midnight! Movie starts at 7 PM!

10/25: Playhouse-in-the-Park’s Nightmares III:
4851 Museum Drive, Mobile: Come out to this thrilling horror story written by Edgar Allen Poe, Robert Louis Stevenson and H. P. Lovecraft, adapted for the stage by Playhouse alumnus Jonathan Olsenky. We promise it’ll get you in the mood for Halloween!

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10/25: Cardboard City:
Corner of Dauphin and Ann Street, Mobile: Sleep one night in a box, and change someone’s life forever! Setup begins around 4 pm; Saturday, October 25th. Entertainment begins at 7 pm. Anyone is welcome to attend w/o spending the night. An annual memorial service for homeless persons held at 9 pm. A simple meal is provided. Sunrise Devotion at Sunday morning; 6 am. Clean up and depart at 8 am!

10/25: Katie’s Fund My Run:
Cottage Hill Park, Mobile: Katie’s Fund my Run is a 5k and 1 mile fun run on Oct. 25th at Cottage Hill Park. Proceeds will go towards the purchase of a new prosthetic leg that will allow Katie to run! What a great idea and great cause!

10/25: The Salvation Army of Coastal Alabama’s Causeway Classic:
Lap’s Grocery and Grill, 1595 Battleship Pky:This inshore fishing tournament will be a day filled with fun and excitement for the whole family, while raising much needed funds to help us change lives and save lives right here Mobile and Baldwin Counties. Divisions include Trout, Combo (Trout/Flounder), and Mystery Fish. But we’ll also have live music, GREAT DOOR PRIZES, food, displays, Chef Cecil’s Famous ribs, and great prizes for our winners! Weigh-in is from 3-5pm at Lap’s with FOX10 Meteorologist Jason Smith!

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10/26: Woofstock:
Bienville Square, Downtown Mobile:  Woofstock is an annual festival for music and animal lovers benefiting the Animal Rescue Foundation! Oh, and there are Weiner Dog Races form 1:15-1:145Woofstock Arf! Be sure to get there early to register your pup, spots always fill up quickly for this popular event! Weiner dogs and other small breeds welcome. Free with your paid admission to Woofstock – just $10 for adults and $5 for children!

10/28: Ray Lamontagne:
Saenger Theatre, Downtown Mobile: Ten years ago Ray LaMontagne released his first album, TROUBLE, the gold-certified start to a fiercely ambitious, Grammy Award-winning, critically praised career that’s encompassed three more albums, several EPs, a slew of soundtrack compilations and arresting live performances fronting a variety of ensembles. And LaMontagne is still having fun all these years later — and with his fifth album, SUPERNOVA, maybe more fun than ever. Don’t miss this awesome performance in Mobile!

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What’s Happening the Week of 10/15

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10/15- 10/31: Pumpkin Patch:
1507 Dauphin St., Mobile: Pumpkins are here! You will find pumpkins of all sizes, shapes and even some different colors along with gourds for your fall decorations.  The patch is located at the corners of Catherine and Dauphin in the parking lot across from the church.  All funds raised will benefit the children’s and youth missions and ministries.

10/15-11/2: Magnolia Corn Maze:
15275 County Road 49, Summerdale: This year Magnolia Corn Maze is again putting in two corn mazes.  We hope you will come out and get lost in one of the two corn fields we offer. Enjoy the hayride, cow train, pumpkin patch, petting zoo, pig races, pony rides, corn cannons, games, a pumpkin slingshot, hop-along rodeo, hay bale mountain and a children’s maze, bazooka ball, second corn maze, second playground, zombie paintball, food and concession items and more! We have many special events going on, like Trick or Treat in the Maze – Wear your costume!  (October 25, 1-3pm).

10/16: 4th Annual Networking Event for Professional Women:
Regions Bank Pharr Room, Battle House Tower: Join us for an evening of networking and fun with Mobile and Baldwin Counties’ best and brightest professional women.  The Mobile Bar Association Women Lawyers host this yearly event, which this year will feature keynote speaker United States Congresswoman Terri Sewell and will benefit the local organization Our Sisters’ Closet.  The event welcomes women from all professions.  Come join us and enjoy a fantastic speaker, door prizes, food, drink, and fun, while gaining professional contacts and supporting a great cause.

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10/17: Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn:
Saenger Theatre, Downtown Mobile: Doors open at 6:30 PM, show starts at 7 PM! Come out and watch Banjoists Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn and see how they have mastered the deceptively intricate art of the duet. Their performances embrace a diversity almost unthinkable – coming from just two banjos and one voice. Washburn’s beguiling composing, playing and singing blend with Fleck’s riveting and virtuosic musicianship to create music both unique yet familiar in texture. Don’t miss this!

10/18: Screen on the Green Film Event – Pet Sematary:
Lavretta Park, Mobile: The second of three FREE movie nights is scheduled for this Saturday at Lavretta Park on Old Shell Road. Our movie this time is not for the faint of heart! Since it is rated R we are starting the movie a little bit later. Gather your friends (the brave ones) and come on out for a good ole’ Halloween fright-fest under the oaks and stars. Movie starts at 8 PM, Papa Johns will be on-site with food and beverages.

10/18: Dog River CLearwater Revival:
Rivershack, 6120 Marina Dr S, Mobile: Dog River Clearwater Revival is hosting the 4th Annual Dog River Fishing Tournament on Saturday, October 18th.Lines in at 6AM and out at 2:30PM. Fish can come from anywhere in inshore Alabama waters. Weigh-in will be at The River Shack from 2:00-3:30PM. Captains Meeting will be Friday, October 17th at The River Shack from 5:30PM-7PM. Register and pay in person at The Rivershack Restaurant ,Springdale Travel, or at the Captains meeting and online at www.dogriver.org. Adult fee $35 and Youth (age 5-15) fee $15 and Children (5 and under) are free.

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10/18: Environmental Studies Center’s Owl-O-Ween 5K Trail Run:
Environmental Studies Center, 6101 Girby Rd., Mobile: This 5K trail run is to benefit the wildlife rehabilitation program at the Environmental Studies Center.  Over 800 wild animals are admitted and cared for through this program. Pre-registration is: $15/$20 After October 9: $25

10/18:  2014 Buddy Walk:
Bienville Square, Downtown Mobile: The Down Syndrome Society of Mobile County will be hosting their 7th Annual Buddy Walk.  Registration begins at 9 am and the walk begins at 10 am. We will have live music by The Lizards, vendors, games for kids of all skills and ages, face painting, food and much more! The Buddy Walk is a one-mile walk to help promote awareness and inclusion of people with Down syndrome in our community.

10/18: Polo at the Point:
Sonny Hill-Clearwater Polo Complex, Point Clear: The Gulf Coast’s premier charity sporting event has designated Thomas Hospital and Mitchell Cancer Institute as the main beneficiaries. Event highlights include world class polo, gourmet cuisine, champagne, divot stomping, tailgating fun, reserved seating, garden party attire in the luncheon tent, Mercedes Drawn Down, Silent Auction, Night-Time Player’s Party and much more.

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10/23: Mobile SPCA Fish Fry:
Our Savior Catholic Church, 1801 Cody Rd. S, Mobile:  Second Annual Fish Fry Thursday, October 23 at Our Savior Church on Cody Road. We will start serving at 5:00 pm and serve until the fish runs out! Music by The String Slingers. Raffles for a Casket of Cheer and $250 Gas Card plus lots more great items. USA fried catfish, Oyster House slaw, baked beans, Gourmet Catering cornbread, homemade dessert for just $10. Beer and wine also available.

Upcoming Event: 10/24: The Greater Gulf State Fair:
The Grounds, 1035 Cody Rd., N, Mobile, AL: It’s time for the Fair! The Grounds will host the 60th annual Greater Gulf State Fair from Oct. 24 – Nov. 2, 2014. This year’s Fair will feature a new theme “Celebrate the Coast,” which aims to host the best things about the Gulf Coast under one roof as well as more than 30 adult rides, 30 kid rides and a must-see entertainment line-up!

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What’s Happening the Week of 10/08

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The Roots playing at Bayfest; were you there? (photo courtesy of AL.com)

10/9: American Cancer Society’s Vintage Affair:
Alabama Cruise Terminal:  Join the American Cancer Society in a spectacular event to create a world with more birthdays! Mingle among community leaders at one of Mobile’s premier philanthropic events. An evening filled with elegant hors d’oeuvres from Clifton Morrissette, the smooth sounds of Swing Mobile and exciting silent and live auctions! Wine tasting of varieties awaits you provided by Mobile’s Red or White! Late Night Party to Follow.

10/10:  Mobile SPCA Giant Rummage Sale:
Mobile SPCA Office, 620 Zeigler Circle West: The Mobile SPCA’s Giant Rummage Sale will feature literally thousands of items at a great price! Gates open at 8 am and close at 2 Friday, October 10 and Saturday October 11. Anything you need will be on sale – lots of holiday items, kitchen, “guy-stuff”, small appliances, linens, designer clothes, toys, pet items, toiletries, garden, we have everything at a great price. All proceeds help Mobile’s homeless Pets!

10/10: LoDa ArtWalk:
LoDa Arts District (LOwer DAuphin St), Downtown Mobile: Exhibitions (with receptions) and entertainment in a variety of downtown galleries and other venues. Starts at 6 PM and lasts until 9 PM.  Check NCS website for complete list of activities/map after noon the day of the event.

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10/11: The Village of Spring Hill Double Feature & Trunk or Treat:
Moorer/Spring Hill Branch, 4 South McGregor Ave: The Village of Spring Hill is showing a double feature of It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown and Monsters, Inc. The movies will start at 7 PM on Spring Hill College’s field next to the Moorer library branch. The library is joining in the event by hosting a trunk or treat for kids!  Dress up in costume and come enjoy the free family entertainment. For more information or to register as a participant, in the Trunk or Treat, please call 470-7770 or email mlmref@mplonline.org. Deadline for registration is October 10.

10/11: Color Run:
Mardi Gras Park, Church St and S Royal St, Mobile AL: The Color Run is a colorful party is a five-kilometer, un-timed race in which thousands of participants, or “Color Runners”, are doused from head to toe in different colors at each kilometer.

10/11: Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes:
University of South Alabama-Moulton Bell Tower  The Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes is a 3 mile walk through the beautiful University of South Alabama campus beginning at the Moulton Bell Tower. The event includes a Health & Wellness Festival, the Healthy Kids Zone, free health screenings, live music, lunch and more. All funds support the American Diabetes Association and its mission to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.

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10/11: Mobile’s Health Awareness Day:
Bienville Square, downtown Mobile: Health Awareness Day begins at 9am goes until 1 PM, it includes about 50 Health and fitness vendors from the Mobile area, a kid’s zone, music, fitness demos, health screenings and it’s FREE!  In conjunction, The Color Run and Market on the Square are also being held downtown that morning.  Our mission is to empower the people of Mobile to take charge of their health and wellness.  Health Awareness Day is a fun way to do that for the whole family.

10/12: McKemie’s Boots and Jazz Brunch:
Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Mobile: Boots and Brunch is an event to raise funds and awareness for McKemie Place, the only overnight shelter for homeless single women in the Mobile, Baldwin, and Washington county areas. Musician Robert Sully will perform. This event is dedicated in loving memory to one of McKemie Place’s founding members, the late Jamie Praytor. Black Tie NO, Boots YES.  $100 per person.

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Upcoming Event: 10/16: 4th Annual Networking Event for Professional Women:
Regions Bank Pharr Room, Battle House Tower: Join us for an evening of networking and fun with Mobile and Baldwin Counties’ best and brightest professional women.  The Mobile Bar Association Women Lawyers host this yearly event, which this year will feature keynote speaker United States Congresswoman Terri Sewell and will benefit the local organization Our Sisters’ Closet.  The event welcomes women from all professions.  Come join us and enjoy a fantastic speaker, door prizes, food, drink, and fun, while gaining professional contacts and supporting a great cause.

Upcoming Event: 10/24: The Greater Gulf State Fair:
The Grounds, 1035 Cody Rd., N, Mobile, AL: It’s time for the Fair! The Grounds will host the 60th annual Greater Gulf State Fair from Oct. 24 – Nov. 2, 2014. This year’s Fair will feature a new theme “Celebrate the Coast,” which aims to host the best things about the Gulf Coast under one roof as well as more than 30 adult rides, 30 kid rides and a must-see entertainment line-up!

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What’s Happening the Week of 10/01

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Rando at the Artworks Throwdown. Artists were given the same box of supplies and one hour to create. Pieces were then auctioned off. 

10/2: The inaugural Boots & BBQ Barn Bash:
Camp Grace, 11801 Wanda Dr: This event kicks off on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, to benefit the Children’s of Alabama’s Pediatric Rheumatology Clinic in Mobile. Guests are invited to enjoy an evening of live music and barbecue at Camp Grace! Festivities will start at 6:30 p.m., with live music from local country band, the Modern Eldorados. Guests are encouraged to wear their best pair of cowboy boots and enjoy s’mores, hayrides and bonfires. Moe’s Original Bar B Que will provide their award-winning barbecue and sides for dinner.

10/2 – 10/15: Ark of India Press Preview:
History of Museum of Mobile, Mobile, AL: Members of the press are invited to preview the History Museum of Mobile’s new exhibit, Ark of India, before it opens to the public. Reservations are required. Please contact Jacqlyn Kirkland, museumrelations@cityofmobile.org

10/2: Movie 1984 Viewing:
Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL: Watch and experience the chilling dystopian world through the visions of George Orwell’s classic novel. Refreshments and popcorn are provided. $3 suggested donation.

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10/3: Pumpkin Patch Express:
Wales West Light Railway, County Rd 9, Silver Hill, AL:All  aboard for the Wales West Pumpkin Patch Express! Ride an authentic steam train to the haunted barn kid friendly pumpkin patch,decorate a pumpkin, enjoy refreshments, miniature train ride, hay ride,and childrens inflatable. Incredible pumpkin cannon, pony rides. A petting zoo and snack shop are also available for additional small fee. Weekend SCARY night trains are also running starting Friday, October 10, then nighly starting Friday,October 24.

10/3: Gumbo Festival Tailgate:
The Wharf, Orange Beach: Calling all Gumbo Masters and college football tailgaters from the Southeast! The festival opens to the public at 7:00 p.m. with a huge street party until 9:00 p.m. at the Wharf’s center circle, featuring live music from Waylon Thibodaux. The fierce Gumbo Masters competition will begin Saturday, Oct. 4, at 10:00 a.m.

10/4-5: 32nd Annual Grand Festival:
Downtown Fairhope: 32nd Annual Grand Festival of Art takes place Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The show features more than 70 local, regional, national and international artists with more than 20,000 visitors expected. A total of $3,000 in cash will be awarded.  Visitors will find woodworking, blown glass, painting, ceramics, jewelry, sculpture, photography and even children’s activities! 
It is a part of a fun-filled weekend known as “Fall Into Fairhope” that includes the First Friday Art Walk, Grand Festival of Books, Alabama Coastal BirdFest, Mullet Run and Baldwin Pops Founder’s Day Concert.

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10/5: The 6th Annual Wintzell’s-Distinguished Young Women Tennis Classic:
Copeland-Cox Tennis Center, Mobile, AL:  This tournament is a Women’s and Men’s Doubles Team Format & USTA Sanctioned Juniors Tournament. It will start at 2 p.m. and end at 5 p.m with registration at 1 p.m. at the Copeland-Cox Tennis Center in Mobile, AL at a cost of $35 per player. Award Ceremony & Celebration Dinner provided by Wintzell’s – 5:30 p.m.

10/9: American Cancer Society’s Vintage Affair:
Alabama Cruise Terminal:  Join the American Cancer Society in a spectacular event to create a world with more birthdays! Mingle among community leaders at one of Mobile’s premier philanthropic events. An evening filled with elegant hors d’oeuvres from Clifton Morrissette, the smooth sounds of Swing Mobile and exciting silent and live auctions! Wine tasting of varieties awaits you provided by Mobile’s Red or White! Late Night Party to Follow.

Upcoming Event: 10/11: The Village of Spring Hill Double Feature & Trunk or Treat:
Moorer/Spring Hill Branch, 4 South McGregor Ave: The Village of Spring Hill is showing a double feature of It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown and Monsters, Inc. The movies will start at 7 PM on Spring Hill College’s field next to the Moorer library branch. The library is joining in the event by hosting a trunk or treat for kids!  Dress up in costume and come enjoy the free family entertainment. For more information or to register as a participant, in the Trunk or Treat, please call 470-7770 or email mlmref@mplonline.org. Deadline for registration is October 10.

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Upcoming Event: 10/11: Color Run:
Mardi Gras Park, Church St and S Royal St, Mobile AL: The Color Run is a colorful party is a five-kilometer, un-timed race in which thousands of participants, or “Color Runners”, are doused from head to toe in different colors at each kilometer.

Upcoming Event: 10/24: The Greater Gulf State Fair:
The Grounds, 1035 Cody Rd., N, Mobile, AL: It’s time for the Fair! The Grounds will host the 60th annual Greater Gulf State Fair from Oct. 24 – Nov. 2, 2014. This year’s Fair will feature a new theme “Celebrate the Coast,” which aims to host the best things about the Gulf Coast under one roof as well as more than 30 adult rides, 30 kid rides and a must-see entertainment line-up!

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What’s Happening the Week of 09/24

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9/24: Southern Exposure Project:
Crescent Theatre, Mobile, AL: This free film premier at the Crescent Theater presents a series of short films that showcase different natural resources in Alabama.SOUTHERN EXPOSURE is a film series about Alabama’s incredible natural resources and important environmental issues that impact all of us.Check out the Upcoming Screenings to attend the premiere screenings of the Southern Exposure 2014 films.

9/24-9/27: Mobile Fashion Week:
Downtown Mobile: This will be a week Mobile will never forget. A portion of ticket sales, and sponsorship donations will be donated to “The Penelope House” and “Camp Rap-A-Hope.” The first 4 days will include a total of 16+ boutiques – featuring 4+ each day. Each of these featured boutiques will offer some great choices for those carrying their Fashion Week passes. Fashion Week ticket holders will be offered either a minimum of 20% off, gift with purchase, or a percentage of the sales will go to our charities. The last two days will be two completely different New York style runway shows, featuring different stores, boutiques, sponsors, etc. Don’t miss out!

9/25: Columns and Cocktails:
Emanuel-Pake-Staples Building, 100 North Royal St.: Historic Mobile Preservation Society invites you to attend Columns & Cocktails from 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Join us at this historic downtown venue listed on the National Register for the HMPS Preservation Awards and a live art auction! Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and, of course, cocktails!

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9/25: March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction:
Space 301,  301 Conti Street: The Annual March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction will take place at Space 301 on Thursday, September 25th at 6 p.m. This event will feature signature dishes by local chefs from Kitchen on George, Pinzone’s Italian Downtown, The House, Flour Girl, and more. There will be a live and silent auction, as well as drinks and entertainment by Glass Joe. Tickets are $75 and can be purchased through the link above.

9/26: Art Works – The Throwdown 3:
318 Dauphin Street, Downtown Mobile:  From 6-9 PM, Five Mobile area artists compete in a battle of creativity, producing new works of art in 90 minutes, in an evening that also includes a silent auction of art and other items, music, food, and beverages.

9/26: Chris Stapleton Concert:
Moe’s BBQ, downtown Mobile:  Stapleton is known for both commercial country songwriting and bluegrass. Come out to Moe’s, grab some dinner and catch Kentucky native Chris Stapleton as he sings in Mobile, AL!

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9/26: Black-Out Cancer Ball:
Fairhope Civic Center: The Black-Out Cancer Ball, formerly Baldwin County Gala, is one of the most exciting fundraising events in Baldwin County. The evening is packed with dancing, entertainment, an honoree presentation, dining, auctions and everyone wears BLACK! The event will offer elegant surroundings, scrumptious foods, fragrant wines, and a night of revelry and merrymaking! Tickets on sale now!

9/28: Free Concert – Scars on 45:
Soul Kitchen, Downtown Mobile: In conjunction with 92ZEW’s 30th Anniversary, our friends from across the pond, Scars on 45, will be performing for the ZEW Free Concert Series for an early show Sunday night at the Soul Kitchen. With some catchy hooks and thoughtful lyrics, audience members become instant fans of the band.

10/2: The inaugural Boots & BBQ Barn Bash:
Camp Grace, 11801 Wanda Dr: This event kicks off on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, to benefit the Children’s of Alabama’s Pediatric Rheumatology Clinic in Mobile. Guests are invited to enjoy an evening of live music and barbecue at Camp Grace! Festivities will start at 6:30 p.m., with live music from local country band, the Modern Eldorados. Guests are encouraged to wear their best pair of cowboy boots and enjoy s’mores, hayrides and bonfires. Moe’s Original Bar B Que will provide their award-winning barbecue and sides for dinner.

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10/3: Pumpkin Patch Express:
Wales West Light Railway, County Rd 9, Silver Hill, AL:All  aboard for the Wales West Pumpkin Patch Express! Ride an authentic steam train to the haunted barn kid friendly pumpkin patch,decorate a pumpkin, enjoy refreshments, miniature train ride, hay ride,and childrens inflatable. Incredible pumpkin cannon, pony rides. A petting zoo and snack shop are also available for additional small fee. Weekend SCARY night trains are also running starting Friday, October 10, then nighly starting Friday,October 24.

Upcoming Event: 10/9: American Cancer Society’s Vintage Affair:
Alabama Cruise Terminal:  Join the American Cancer Society in a spectacular event to create a world with more birthdays! Mingle among community leaders at one of Mobile’s premier philanthropic events. An evening filled with elegant hors d’oeuvres from Clifton Morrissette, the smooth sounds of Swing Mobile and exciting silent and live auctions! Wine tasting of varieties awaits you provided by Mobile’s Red or White! Tickets are on sale now!

Upcoming Event: 10/11: The Village of Spring Hill Double Feature & Trunk or Treat:
Moorer/Spring Hill Branch, 4 South McGregor Ave: The Village of Spring Hill is showing a double feature of It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown and Monsters, Inc. The movies will start at 7 PM on Spring Hill College’s field next to the Moorer library branch. The library is joining in the event by hosting a trunk or treat for kids!  Dress up in costume and come enjoy the free family entertainment. For more information or to register as a participant, in the Trunk or Treat, please call 470-7770 or email mlmref@mplonline.org. Deadline for registration is October 10.

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What’s Happening the Week of 09/17

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9/18: Food and Folly:
Fort Whiting Armory: Join Us For Our 5th Annual Food & Folly Event at the Fort Whiting Armory 6:30-9:30 pm to sample food from the area’s top chefs! All proceeds benefit United Cerebral Palsy!

9/18:  Fall season of GO Kickball- Come join the party with 700+ of your closest friends! Late Sign-up for leagues in Mobile and Daphne by Sept. 18th.

9/18: Girls Just Wanna Have Fun:
Alabama Cruise Terminal: Grab your girlfriends for an unbelievable evening of manicures, make-overs, shopping and more at the 8th Annual Girls Just Wanna Have Fun event from 5:30 – 9:00 p.m. at the Alabama Cruise Terminal, presented by Wind Creek Casino & Hotel, this evening is a great way to do a little something for yourself and a lot for families of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Mobile!

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9/19- 9/21: Yellow Carpet Premiere of the film Yellow Day:
Downtown Mobile, Civic Center Theater: Yellow Day, a feature film, was created by a community of people seeking a new entertainment culture. This new culture strives for excellence, beauty and great storytelling!

9/19-9/21: Into the Woods:
Joe Jefferson Playhouse, 11 S Carlen St, Mobile: Join us as we kick off our 68th consecutive season of community theater! You DO NOT want to miss this show! The story of a childless baker and his wife, their quest to begin a family and their interaction with a witch who has placed a curse on them. Includes their interaction with other storybook characters during their journey.

9/20: 7th Annual GO RUN:
University of South Alabama, Main Campus -Moulton Tower: This 5k and 1 mile fun run will be on USA’s main campus and all proceeds benefit gynecologist cancer research at USA Mitchell Cancer Institute.Registration begins at 6:30 a.m. • Race begins at 8:00 a.m. Certified race route • Live Entertainment • Kids Zone • New this year… Dunk the Doctors!

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9/20: Walk to End Alzheimer’s:
Fairhope Pier, Fairhope: Wear your purple and help raise awareness at the inaugural Eastern Shore Walk to End Alzheimer’s. This promises to be an anticipated annual event for the entire family. Registration opens at 7:30 a.m., the opening ceremony is at 8:45 a.m. and the walk will start at 9 a.m.

9/20: 27th Annual Alabama Coastal Cleanup:
Mobile and Baldwin Counties: The 27th Annual Alabama Coastal Cleanup is scheduled for Saturday, September 20th, 2014, from 8:00 am until noon. You or your organization can make a difference by volunteering to clean up our cherished coastal area at one of 28 zones throughout Mobile and Baldwin counties.

9/21-9/27: Mobile Fashion Week:
Downtown Mobile: This will be a week Mobile will never forget. A portion of ticket sales, and sponsorship donations will be donated to “The Penelope House” and “Camp Rap-A-Hope.” The first 4 days will include a total of 16+ boutiques – featuring 4+ each day. Each of these featured boutiques will offer some great choices for those carrying their Fashion Week passes. Fashion Week ticket holders will be offered either a minimum of 20% off, gift with purchase, or a percentage of the sales will go to our charities. The last two days will be two completely different New York style runway shows, featuring different stores, boutiques, sponsors, etc. Don’t miss out!

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9/23: Vintage Inspiration: The Brides of Downton Abbey:
Bragg Mitchell: Spend time for a morning coffee or afternoon tea and enjoy the wit and wisdom of Amazon bestselling author, Cornelia Powell. Ms. Powell is a former Vogue magazine associate editor and served on the Costume Society of America’s Board of Directors.As a wedding folklorist and costume historian, Ms. Powell will combine behind-the-scenes stories of the Downton Abbey designers with stories of wedding folklore, tiara legends and intriguing bits of fashion history. This presentation is full of beautiful images, commentary, and anecdotes from the costume designers themselves. This informative fundraiser is to help continue the restoration and operation of the Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, one of Mobile’s greatest treasures.

9/25: Columns and Cocktails:
Emanuel-Pake-Staples Building, 100 North Royal St.: Historic Mobile Preservation Society invites you to attend Columns & Cocktails from 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Join us at this historic downtown venue listed on the National Register for the HMPS Preservation Awards and a live art auction! Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and, of course, cocktails!

9/26: Art Works – The Throwdown 3:
318 Dauphin Street, Downtown Mobile:  From 6-9 PM, Five Mobile area artists compete in a battle of creativity, producing new works of art in 90 minutes, in an evening that also includes a silent auction of art and other items, music, food, and beverages.

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