Week of 05/08/2013 Mobile, AL Events

Posted by on May 8, 2013 in RunDown | No Comments

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Double Winners!  That’s Right,  both Courtney Upton and Kari Mayfield Johnson won a pair of tickets to Mudbugs in the Swamp in our  Like and Share FB Contest.

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Mobilians on Bikes cruised to 3 undisclosed locations to enjoy home brewed craft beer.

May 9: Eastern Shore Camera Club Meeting
Fairhope, Faulkner State Building:  Interested in meeting with others interested in photography?  Beginners to Advanced can all take something away from these meets.

May 9:  Go Kickball Finale Party
Downtown Mobile, Moe’s BBQ:  Join in the fun to recap the kickball season, enjoy some karaoke (the good And the bad), and be there to win free registration to the summer kickball league.

May 10: LODA Artwalk
Downtown Mobile:  If you haven’t been to Artlwalk, it’s definitely worth a trip downtown.  All art venues are open and our beautiful citizens are roaming the streets.  6-9pm.

May 10:  Coastal Seafood Craze
Downtown Mobile, Bienville Square:  Enjoy seafood from 10 local vendors and local music during the hours of Artwalk.

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May 10: “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”
Mobile, Lafayette St:  This musical comedy will open on the 10th and 5 subsequent performances.

May 10: Callaghan’s 10th Annual Golf Tournament
Mobile, Timber Creek Golf Course:  Benefiting Lifelines Family Counseling Services, even if you’re no good, this is the perfect time use the excuse “Hey, it’’s all about the charity”

May 10:  International Steak Cook-Off For Charity
Fairhope, De La Mare Ave:  Join this “all you can eat” rib-eye, potato, salad, beer, and wine that’s complemented with music from the Tip Tops.

May 11: 2nd Annual Reggae Fest
Downtown Mobile, Union Parking Lot:  Honor Bob Marley’s death date and help raise money for 1Love.org with a live band and Jamaican food.  Goes till 6pm.

May 11:  Beer Run 5k and 99 Bottles of Beer Festival
Daphne, Southern Napa:  Sample 99 types of beer and run a 5k.  Hopefully in the reverse order.

May 11:  Dash and Splash 2013
Mobile, Springhill Swim Club:  Run a 5k and then hop into the water for a 50 yard sprint (will feel like 500) at the 2013 Dash and Splash.

May 11:  Do it in the Bush 5k
Mobile, Medal of Honor Park:  If you want a cross country course, this is your race.  **The 3 races mentioned must be registered for online by May 9th.

May 11: 2nd Annual Zombie Pub Crawl and Ball
Downtown Mobile:  This is your chance to dress like the un-dead in honor of our canine friends.  Yes, you’re allowed to growl, groan, foam at the mouth, and drag your feet.

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May 11: 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 13-19:  American Craft Beer Week at Alchemy Tavern
Downtown Mobile, Downtown Mobile:  Into craft beer?  Just curious?  Get downtown to learn and experience what the grassroots movement of craft beer is all about.

May 16:  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!

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

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