Downtown Mobile, Alabama
We've been in committed relationships for more than 300 years. With French, British and Spanish blood coursing through our veins, we're a delicious melting pot… See More
Mobile is home to one of the newest museums in the country! Opened in late September, GulfQuest National Maritime Museum is an exciting, 90,000 square foot…
The Great Outdoors
With so many options, it may be hard to decide how to spend a day in Mobile's great outdoors. See More
Dauphin Island Welcomes You
Our delta offers up the perfect playground for kayaking, fishing and a host of other outdoor activities. It's easy to lose track of time when you're having fun in… See More
Mardi Gras
Our Carnival is a family-friendly time of parties, balls, parades and revelry. Find your spot and get ready to catch Moon Pies, beads and trinkets. See More


Funky, feisty, festive. Or historic, hip and happening. Colorful, cool and cultured. You can call this coastal town a lot of things when you have a vibrant 300 year history with lots of stories to tell and long-standing traditions celebrated on a regular basis. Once called the Paris of the South, Mobile has long been the cultural center of the Gulf Coast and you'll find an authentic experience found nowhere else in the southern United States. 

Home to America's original Mardi Gras that rolls through the streets of our historic downtown; BayFest, one of the largest and longest running music festivals; plus dozens of festivals, art shows, or culinary cook-offs nearly every weekend, Mobile takes having fun pretty seriously. If you're looking for a bit more leisurely experience, nearby historic neighborhoods lined with giant live oaks trees or a paddle  in one of the most significant river delta systems in the country are just minutes from downtown. 

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