Week of 05/01/2013 Mobile, AL Events

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Double Trouble!  That’s Right, We’re Giving Away a 2nd Pair of Tickets to Mudbugs in the Swamp!
Like and Share our FB Contest for your chance to win 2 FREE Tickets.
(Congrats to Courtney Upton for winning the first set!)

Speaking of Mudbugs, check out our 2013 FREE Crawfish Guide.

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Jennifer Thomas and Val Regaliza at the PharmaFit 5k Race

May 2: Cocktails with the Critters
Mobile, Causeway, Tacky Jacks: Enjoy snacks, music, and drinks at the 7th Annual Benefit for the Dauphin Island Sea Lab.

May 2: First Official Video for Ryan Balthrop
Downtown Mobile, Veet’s:  Local Musician’s first official video will be shown right before they play at 8pm.  Can’t wait to see!

May 2: An Evening with Vince Gill
Downtown Mobile, Cruise Terminal:  An intimate evening with performer Vince Gill to raise money for the Mobile Rescue Mission.

May 2: Taste of the Towns
Mobile, Causeway, Five Rivers Delta Resource Center: Free Beverages, dishes from over 30 local restaurants, live music and door prizes will go to benefit local high school key clubs.

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May 4-5:  Blessing of the Fleet
Bayou La Batre: The 64th Annual Blessing of the Fleet.  Plenty to hear, see, taste, and experience.

May 4: Orange Beach Wine Festival
Orange Beach: Over 100 vintage wines, live entertainment, and crafts and work from local artists.

May 4: Market in the Square
Downtown Mobile, Cathedral Square:  If you’re not growing it yourself, this is a great way to do the next best thing – Buy Local.

May 4: Cinco de Mayo @ Fuego’s
Midtown Mobile:  Fuego’s 4th Annual Cinco de Mayo Party (yes, we are aware that cinco means 5; yes, we recognize that it’s on the 4th; thanks)

May 4: Home Brew Through Ride 2013
Mobile:  What better way to learn about the world of underground home brewing than on your bicycle?  Can’t wait!

May 4:  Tunnel Vision 5k Run
Downtown Mobile:  Run from Downtown Ben May Library to Tacky Jacks on the Causeway.  If you don’t like to run, at least the scenery can’t get boring.

May 4: Blessing of the Fleet 4-miler and 1-mile fun run
Bayou La Batre:  This run will kick off the 2 day Blessing of the Fleet Festival

May 4: Oakleigh Porches Tour
Downtown Mobile:  Porches were a necessity before air conditioning, and in our opinion, they still are.  It’s how relationships are made.  Come see 12 of them and hear their histories.

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May 5: Cinco de Mayo Taco Truck Party
Downtown Mobile, O’Daly’s Irish Pub:  Where the Smokin’ Gringos truck goes, the party follows.  Margaritas and live entertainment.  Yes, this one is on the actual 5th of May.

Upcoming:  9th Annual Mudbugs in the Swamp
Mobile, Causeway, Felix Fishcamp: As many crawdaddy’s as you can eat, ice cold beverages, silent auction items, and live entertainment.  The guys have raised over $100,000 since starting!

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