The mayoral race in our city is heating up (Fred Richardson, nice sign on Springhill Ave! Well played Sir. Well played.)

We’ve got some great candidates (some would disagree) and we also currently have a great mayor (others would also disagree).

The choice will be yours to make on August 24th, 2021.

You just have to decide if you like the current energy in the city or if you’re looking for a different type of energy.

Either way, we wish your candidate luck.

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Win this local $150 prize pack below. All you have to do is join this local Facebook Shopping Group and invite your friends to do the same!

A Few Of This Week’s Events

08/09 – 08/16: Mobile Comedy Festival Full Access Pass
8:00 am – 11:00 am, Alabama Music Box
The weekly pass for the festival will be honored at all MCF events August 8th-15th, except for the Tuesday night Todd Berry show at the Merry Widow.

08/12: Sweet Summer Series: Weekly Pop-Up Performances
Thursday @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm, Cathedral Square
Join us every Thursday of the summer for the Sweet Summer Series! Each week will feature a local performance group for a free event in Cathedral Square. Bring a lawn chair or blanket, takeout from a local downtown restaurant, and your friends and family.

08/13: Roll Mobile: Skate Night in Downtown Mobile
Friday @ 6:00 pm, Streets Around Bienville Square
Keeping rollin’, Mobile! MPRD is back with more skate nights around the park. Again, we’re closing off the streets and turning Bienville Square into a giant roller rink!

Sunday @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Fort Gaines
For the past six years, Alabama Coasting has produced for the Town of Dauphin Island a series of live music events celebrating the Island’s natural beauty and status as the Sunset Capital of Alabama.

Check out our event page for more details!

Do Some Good Mobile

The 2021 Do Some Good Mobile Magazine is out. You’ll find it at local businesses or your favorite non-profit organization. You can also read the digital version by clicking here. We’re also starting an interview series with the organizations featured in this year’s magazine. Watch or listen to our latest interview below.

A lot of you are parents and if you have been looking for a safe debit card solution for your teen, then you’re not alone.

We were too.

Check out Step (get $5 free if you use that link to sign up). You can also read my review of Step if you’d like a bit more info first.

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