Author: Andrew Felts

As the Communications & Public Relations Manager at Visit Mobile, Andrew actively promotes the iconic destination to international and domestic media. When he's not hosting a press trip around the city, you are likely to find him at community events or traveling and exploring various cultures and cuisine.

5 Reasons To Celebrate the Holidays in Mobile

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 6:00 PM by Andrew Felts

The holiday season in Mobile is such a special time! Get in the holiday spirit with these five festive holiday must-dos!

Make this year's Christmas gift something they'll remember by gifting treats and treasures found only in Mobile! This year, more than ever, supporting local, small businesses should be at the top of your list. Check out Mobile favorites that can be picked up in-store or shipped directly to your

Dreaming of the Holidays in Mobile

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 6:00 PM by Andrew Felts

The holidays are a time for family traditions and celebrations. Our long-standing traditions are sure to get you and yours into the holiday spirit! From delicious cuisine to favorite holiday events … There's something for everyone in Mobile. Start planning your holiday getaway to Mobile now!


100 Reasons Why Tourism Matters to Mobile

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 9:00 AM by Andrew Felts

There's no denying that tourism matters in Mobile! Tourism brings cash to our communities, creates jobs, enhances the local economy and improves the quality of life for residents. At the same time, travel and tourism heightens cultural awareness, help create a sense of place for a community and can

A Taste of the Dark Side | Bienville Bites Food Tour

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 11:00 AM by Andrew Felts

The dark side of Mobile’s history has never tasted so good! Join Bienville Bites Food Tour for a spook-tacular haunted experience through Downtown Mobile full of delicious food, haunted landmarks, and frightening stories.

LoDa District Cocktail Crawl

Monday, August 30, 2021 9:00 AM by Andrew Felts

Cheers from Mobile! Our beautiful LoDa District makes the perfect backdrop for your cocktail crawl while visiting. What are you waiting for? Enjoy these cocktails and more while strolling through our vibrant entertainment district!

FEATURE: The Van Antwerp Old Fashioned

Monday, August 16, 2021 10:00 AM by Andrew Felts

The Van Antwerp Building has stood at the corner of Royal and Dauphin Street in downtown Mobile since the mid-19th century. For almost 7 decades, the Van Antwerp was a three-story building which housed G. Van Antwerp & Sons' drug store. At the turn of the century, the Van Antwerp Building grew to 120 feet becoming the city of Mobile's first skyscraper and the first reinforced concrete skyscraper in the Southeastern United States.

Brunch … the perfect combination of breakfast and lunch. From pillowy buttermilk biscuits to sweet and savory chicken and pancakes, Mobile is home to some of the most mouth-watering brunch dishes in America. Check out these must-try Mobile favorites!

Celebrate Labor Day in Mobile

Friday, July 30, 2021 10:00 AM by Andrew Felts

Mobile is the perfect place to kick back and relax this Labor Day weekend. As the city that was Born to Celebrate we always know how to have a good time! As an added bonus, we’ve made planning your three day weekend easy so you can explore Mobile at your own pace and in your own style! Check out these itineraries to get started:

7 Summer Adventures for Your Family

Tuesday, May 25, 2021 9:00 AM by Andrew Felts

There’s so much fun to experience in Mobile. We’ve picked seven summer adventures for your family to make planning your vacation in Mobile easier!

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