What’s Happening the Week of 10/22

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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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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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What’s Happening the Week of 09/10

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9/10: Unity Prayer Around the Fountain:
Downtown Mobile, Spanish Plaza Park 401 Government Street : People gather in Prayer for Saturday & Sunday Unity Walk/Health Fair Community Event. Start/End Time: 6:30pm, 8:00pm.

9/11: Art of the Entree: Brandon Trash
Mobile Museum of Art, 4850 Museum Dr.: Enjoy chefs around Mobile as they share everything from their culinary ideas and thoughts, to the smells and tastes that make their creations unique and appealing to you. In this segment, Faulkner State’s well-acclaimed Chef Brandon Thrash shares his knowledge of the culinary arts.

9/11: Tedeschi Trucks Band Concert:
Saenger Theatre, 6. S. Joachim St.: Tedeschi Trucks Band delivers an electrifying blend of blues, soul, jazz, and rock drawing from an ever-evolving song list.  The group is now touring North America behind the release of its second studio effort, Made Up Mind –which entered Billboard’s top 200 at #11 and was hailed by Rolling Stone as “equal parts Stax and Muscle Shoals without dilution of either.”


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9/12: The Azalea City Cross Country Classic:
The Grounds, 1035 Cody Road North: The University of South Alabama’s 2014 Azalea City Cross Country Classic will be on September 12, 2014 at 2pm held at The Grounds. All entries must be received no later than Tues., Sept., 9, 2014 by Midnight. The top 2 teams in each division will receive a plaque and the top ten finishers in the High School & College divisions will receive t-shirts.

9/12: LoDa Artwalk:
Downtown Mobile, Lower Dauphin Street: Exhibitions (with receptions) and entertainment in a variety of downtown galleries and other venues. City of Mobile Neighborhood and Community Services. Second Fri, 6 – 9 PM. LoDa Arts District (LOwer DAuphin St) Check NCS website for complete list of activities/map after noon the day of the event.

9/12-9/21: 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.

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9/12: “The Examined Life”:
Optera Creative, 5 North Jackson Street: An exhibition of acrylic, color pencil, ink, and giclée works by Lynda Smith Touart, during the month of September at Optera Creative, 5 North Jackson Street, in downtown Mobile. Opening reception during LoDa Artwalk, September 12, 6 p.m.

9/13: Voice of Jerusalem + Jerusalem Imax Film:
Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center, 65 Government Street: Voices of Jerusalem depicts the rich story of Jerusalem through artifacts, photographs and a lecture series, complimenting the National Geographic film Jerusalem. Jerusalem immerses audiences in a rare bird’s-eye view of the city, granting exclusive access to iconic holy sites and little-known parts of the region in an inspiring, giant screen film experience. You won’t want to miss this!

9/13: 3rd Annual Blues and Grooves Music Festival:
Malaga Inn, 359 Church St.:A heart-warming event where several blues bands donate their talent to help raise awareness about Down syndrome with the goal of demonstrating that people with Down syndrome are more alike than different. There will be a silent auction, games, vendors and lots of fun! Sponsored by the Down Syndrome Society of Mobile County.

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9/16: 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.  Buy one ticket to the Yellow Carpet Premiere and get 2 additional tickets to Premiere Cinemas for showings on September 19-21!

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 Sep 18th.

Upcoming Event: 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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Bike Flash Mob
Over 200 riders join in on Delta Bike Project’s Flash Mob — more info here. (photo courtesy of Facebook).

9/4: Master Gardeners: The Wonderful World of Ferns:
Jon Archer Center, 1070 Schillinger Rd, N. Mobile: Presenter Eleanor Craig of Fern Ridge Farms of Cedar Bluff, Al will give a presentation on Ferns! Fern Ridge Farms is a small retail nursery located in Northeast Alabama specializing in hardy garden ferns. They presently grow over 75 varieties of garden ferns in quart, gallon sizes, and 3-gallon sizes.  Eleanor will bring a variety ferns for purchase and talk about the care and maintenance of ferns. A wonderful opportunity to learn more about a much-loved garden plant that has been in existence for a very long time.

9/4: 16th Annual Chef Challenge:
Alabama Cruise Terminal, downtown Mobile: Join Bay Area Food Bank as they kick-off Hunger Action Month with the 16th Annual Chef Challenge – A Challenge to End Hunger, from 6 – 9 p.m. Guests will enjoy cuisine from some of our area’s most celebrated chefs, live music from Roman Street, and a vast silent auction.  Admission is $50 per person in advance and $60 per person the day of.  All proceeds from Chef Challenge will be used by the food bank to continue distributing food to those in need throughout the Central Gulf Coast.

9/5: First Friday Artwalk:
Downtown Fairhope: Exhibit openings–with guest artists, refreshments and live entertainment – at a variety of venues; map of participating venues, including specialty shops and restaurants, available at the Eastern Shore Art Center – 401 Oak St. 6 – 8 PM.

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9/5-9/21: 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.

9/5- 9/6: Coastal Alabama’s Farmers & Fisherman’s Market:
20733 Miflin Road, Foley, Alabama: Enjoy healthier, tastier, and a sustainable food source from the Coastal Alabama Farmers and Fishermen’s Market! Fridays 2:00-6:00 PM, Saturdays 9:00-2:00PM! EAT FRESH! EAT LOCAL!

9/7: Free Sunday at the History Museum of Mobile:
History Museum of Mobile, 111 S. Royal Street: Join us at the History Museum of Mobile for FREE Admission Sunday on September 7th from 1:00 – 5:00 pm. Come register for library cards, learn about Mobile’s past authors, view local artist, Todd Duren’s modern interpretation of Alice in Wonderland, and enjoy a literary themed craft activity with the Mobile Public Library staff.

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9/8:  Fall season of GO Kickball- Come join the party with 700+ of your closest friends! Sign-up for leagues in Mobile and Daphne by Sep 8.

9/9: “The Examined Life”:
Optera Creative, 5 North Jackson Street: An exhibition of acrylic, color pencil, ink, and giclée works by Lynda Smith Touart, during the month of September at Optera Creative, 5 North Jackson Street, in downtown Mobile. Opening reception during LoDa Artwalk, September 12, 6 p.m.

9/9: The Azalea City Cross Country Classic:
The Grounds, 1035 Cody Road North: The University of South Alabama’s 2014 Azalea City Cross Country Classic will be on September 12, 2014 at 2pm held at The Grounds. All entries must be received no later than Tues., Sept., 9, 2014 by Midnight. The top 2 teams in each division will receive a plaque and the top ten finishers in the High School & College divisions will receive t-shirts. Contact Coach Paul Brueske for more information: 251-460-7656; pbrueske@southalabama.edu or Katie Faggard – 251-377-2917 or katie@vmragency.com

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Upcoming Event: 9/16: 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.  Buy one ticket to the Yellow Carpet Premiere and get 2 additional tickets to Premiere Cinemas for showings on September 19-21!

Upcoming Event: 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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What’s Happening the Week of 08/27

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proposed I-10 bridge
What view of proposed I-10 bridge could look like at night.  Thoughts? (photo courtesy of AL-DOT via Twitter)

8/27: Mobile Chamber of Commerce Business Expo:
Mobile Convention Center:  Presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama, Business Expo gives Mobile Area Chamber members an opportunity to promote and market their companies at Mobile’s largest business-to-business trade show. Attendance exceeded 2,100 people and 220 exhibitors in 2013. The Mobile Area Chamber’s seventh annual Expo Luncheon will have keynote speaker will be James L. (Jim) Busby, chairman and chief operating officer of CentraLite Systems Inc.  Busby was recently selected as the Chamber’s 2014 Outstanding Entrepreneur. The luncheon kicks off the Chamber’s annual Business Expo. 1 pm to 6 pm.

8/28: Night Market of Mobile Museum of Art:
Mobile Museum of Art:  Bring your pocketbook and a keen eye for details so you can rack up on one-of-a-kind treasures. Become known for the unique gifts you give! Rack your friends with jealousy for your rare and artful home decor! Finally become recognized as the savant curator of your own life! Also, have a great time just soaking in the talent and supporting local artists. Artists will be doing demos at 6 and 7 p.m. Geaux Boys food truck at 6 p.m. with music by Emily Stuckey. Beer and wine by donation.

8/28: USA Women and Children’s Celebration:
USA Women and Children’s Hospital, 1700 Center Street:  The University of South Alabama Children’s & Women’s Hospital will hold a grand opening celebration for its new Courtyard, Lobby and Gift Shop from 4 – 6 p.m. on Thursday, August 28 at the hospital.The event is free and open to the public. No reservations are necessary.

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8/29-8/31: Steel Magnolias:
Mobile Theatre Guild, 14 N. Lafayette St.: The quintessential story of friendship and trust, Steel Magnolias serves up a southern slice of life that’s as warm and comforting as sweet potato pie! In the world of Truvy’s local-homegrown beauty salon, six very different women come together to share their secrets, fears and love for one another while engaging the audience in hysterical and neighborly gossip! Directed by Daniel Mainwaring.

8/29- 8/30: Coastal Alabama’s Farmers & Fisherman’s Market:
20733 Miflin Road, Foley, Alabama: Enjoy healthier, tastier, and a sustainable food source from the Coastal Alabama Farmers and Fishermen’s Market! Fridays 2:00-6:00 PM, Saturdays 9:00-2:00PM! EAT FRESH! EAT LOCAL!

8/30: Distinguish Young Women of Baldwin County:
Faulkner State Performing Arts Center, Bay Minette, AL:  The Distinguished Young Women of Baldwin County will hold its 50th Annual program on Saturday, August 30 at 6:30 p.m. at the Faulkner State Performing Arts Center in Bay Minette.  Attendance to the program is open to the public, with doors opening at 5:30 p.m.  Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students.

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8/30: SeaGrass Concert Series:
Dauphin Island, AL: The South Mobile County Tourism Authority announces the lineup for this year’s THE SEAGRASS concert series set for Saturday, August 30th on Dauphin Island, Alabama. Alabama native Jason Isbell headlines an “all-Americana” day of music also featuring Marc Broussard, Amanda Shires, Lisa Mills and Ryan Balthrop. This year’s concert will be held at the Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo site which offers ample festival seating space and unobstructed waterfront views of the “official Sunset Capital of Alabama”.

9/4: Master Gardeners: The Wonderful World of Ferns:
Jon Archer Center, 1070 Schillinger Rd, N. Mobile: Presenter Eleanor Craig of Fern Ridge Farms of Cedar Bluff, Al will give a presentation on Ferns! Fern Ridge Farms is a small retail nursery located in Northeast Alabama specializing in hardy garden ferns. They presently grow over 75 varieties of garden ferns in quart, gallon sizes, and 3-gallon sizes.  Eleanor will bring a variety ferns for purchase and talk about the care and maintenance of ferns. A wonderful opportunity to learn more about a much-loved garden plant that has been in existence for a very long time.

9/5: First Friday Artwalk:
Downtown Fairhope: Exhibit openings–with guest artists, refreshments and live entertainment – at a variety of venues; map of participating venues, including specialty shops and restaurants, available at the Eastern Shore Art Center – 401 Oak St. 6 – 8 PM.

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Upcoming Event: 9/8:  Fall season of GO Kickball- Come join the party with 700+ of your closest friends! Sign-up for leagues in Mobile and Daphne by Sep 8.

Upcoming Event: 9/16: 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.  Buy one ticket to the Yellow Carpet Premiere and get 2 additional tickets to Premiere Cinemas for showings on September 19-21!

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What’s Happening the Week of 08/20

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Delta Bike Project - Mobile, AL
Caroline, a 7th grader, helped put together a bike drive that donated 22 bikes – go girl! (photo via FB.com)

8/19- 8/20: Class for Gulf Coast Gardening:
Mobile Botanical Gardens, 5151 Museum Dr.: For beginning and experienced gardeners. Instructor; Bill Finch. Tue, 1 – 3 PM, through Sep 23 or Wed, 6 – 8 PM, through Sep 24.  Don’t miss out, your plants will thank you!

8/21: Eastern Shore Young Professional Social:
The Plow, Piggly Wiggly at the Plantation Pointe Shopping Center:  From 5:30 to 7:30 PM, YPs age 40 and younger are welcome. You do not have to be a member of the Eastern Shore Chamber to attend. Bring a friend. This is a great networking opportunity. Call (251) 928-6387 for more information.

8/22: Rotary Youth Golf Tournament:
Rock Creek Golf Club, 140 Clubhouse Drive, Fairhope: Golf tournament benefiting the Fairhope–Point Clear Rotary Youth Club. Registration and lunch (provided by Subway) at 11 a.m. Shotgun start at 1 p.m. Dinner provided by Rotary Youth Club. Every golfer gets a Boston Butt!  Variety of golfer and sponsor packages available starting at $150.

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8/22- 8/23: Coastal Alabama’s Farmers & Fisherman’s Market:
20733 Miflin Road, Foley, Alabama: Enjoy healthier, tastier, and a sustainable food source from the Coastal Alabama Farmers and Fishermen’s Market! Fridays 2:00-6:00 PM, Saturdays 9:00-2:00PM! EAT FRESH! EAT LOCAL!

8/22 -8/23: Pottery Wood Firing Workshop:
Eastern Shore Art Center, 401 Oak Street: Intermediate to advanced students can enjoy this class with Maria as she discusses and demonstrates pottery forms and their functions.  Pottery forms often follow function; to fit the hand or pour a certain liquid.  In this class you’re the artist, so form and surface decoration may come first.  Express yourself!  Friday @ 10am-4pm, Saturday @ 8 am – 8pm.

8/22-8/24: Steel Magnolias:
Mobile Theatre Guild, 14 N. Lafayette St.: The quintessential story of friendship and trust, Steel Magnolias serves up a southern slice of life that’s as warm and comforting as sweet potato pie! In the world of Truvy’s local-homegrown beauty salon, six very different women come together to share their secrets, fears and love for one another while engaging the audience in hysterical and neighborly gossip! Directed by Daniel Mainwaring.

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8/23: Dauphin Street Beer Festival:
Dauphin Street, downtown Mobile: Work your way down Dauphin Street, sampling a variety of beers at participating restaurants and bars. From pale ales to darker brews, there’s something on tap for everyone. Purchase a ticket at any participating venue (Crescent Theater, Soul Kitchen and Serda’s Coffee Co.), grab a mug ($25) and a map and drink to your heart’s content!

08/23 – 5th Annual Children’s Cup Regatta – Fairhope Yacht Club:
Fairhope Yacht Club, 101 Volanta Avenue: A family‐friendly event, guests are welcome to watch the races free of charge beginning at 12:30 p.m. Activities will be available for children and adults beginning at 4 p.m. Al’s Activity Area for children will feature a waterslide, arts & crafts, games and a chance to paint with Fairhope artist Ricky Trione. The awards ceremony begins at 7 p.m. featuring live music from Doc Rogers and the Roc Dodgers, a cash bar, silent auction and $5 barbecue plates.

8/23: 2014 Grand Summer Ball:
Grand Hotel Marriott Resort, Golf Club & Spa, 1 Grand Blvd.: The Eastern Shore’s premier black-tie event promises an evening filled with dinner, dancing and fun. Now in its 28th year, Grand Summer Ball has raised nearly $4 million to support special projects for Thomas Hospital! Don’t miss out on this event!

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8/24: Lap’s Local Sunday Funday:
Lap’s, causeway: Sunday is the last day of the week. It’s the best day of the week. It’s the day you get to finish strong and finish right. Why not extend the weekend festivities just a bit longer? Savour your summer. Celebrate Sundays with some local music:  Sugarcane Jane: 4:00 – 5:15 p.m., Underhill: 5:30 – 6:15 p.m.,The Mulligan Brothers: 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Don’t miss out!

Upcoming Event: 9/8:  Fall season of GO Kickball- Come join the party with 700+ of your closest friends! Sign-up for leagues in Mobile and Daphne by Sep 8.

Upcoming Event: 9/16: 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.  Buy one ticket to the Yellow Carpet Premiere and get 2 additional tickets to Premiere Cinemas for showings on September 19-21!

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