- Originated in 1703, Mobile is THE birthplace of America's original Mardi Gras.
- Joe Cain is the man. He brought Mardi Gras back to life after the Civil War by leading an impromptu parade down the streets of Mobile and we've been doing it ever since. He has a whole day dedicated to him during Mardi
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For us locals, Mobile Mardi Gras is a sport and knowing the ins, outs, and everything in between is all part of the fun! So for you first-timers, let us bring you up to speed. Here's what you need to know if you're a first-timer to Mobile Mardi Gras:
We love Moon Pies— Banana, chocolate, peanut
Around here, when someone is really local, we say they were “born under an azalea bush.” If you want to dine like one of these quintessential Mobilians, start with these must-have dishes. You’ll find them on menus throughout the area.
King Cake — When your visit is during Mardi Gras season, your
In the Mobile Bay area our abundant natural wonder is on full display for the enjoyment of locals and visitors alike. With a wide variety of parks, waterways, beaches and berms, there’s ample opportunity for relaxation and adventure in utterly beautiful surroundings.
Discover Mobile’s natural
In case you didn't know, Mobile is a place with incredible scenic spaces and natural beauty. Locals and visitors alike can enjoy the natural wonders that Mobile has to offer!
#1. Cooper Riverside Park
Located adjacent to the Mobile Convention Center is this beautiful green space overlooking the
In case you didn't know, Mobile is a place with incredible scenic spaces and natural beauty. Lucky for you, when it comes to free time in between meetings, there are plenty of outdoor escapes in Mobile.
#1. Cooper Riverside Park
Located adjacent to the Mobile Convention Center is this beautiful
Looking for a getaway for rest, relaxation and romance — we’re here to make it easy for you to celebrate LOVE this Valentine’s Day!
Can’t make it to Mobile? No worries, you can enjoy most of these lovely experiences year-round! Take a look at our top recommendations for your Valentine’s or
In a post-inauguration interview with CNN, poet, former classmate, and friend Amanda Gorman shared her pre-reading mantra: “I am the daughter of Black writers. We are descended from freedom fighters who broke through chains and changed the world. They call me.”
For many of us Black women,
Shaped by 170 years of proud heritage and elevated by a very contemporary statement of southern hospitality.
37,000 square feet of meeting space
Embark on unforgettable travels at this charming, historic
There is no denying summertime is hot in Mobile! Luckily, we have plenty of specialty sips crafted to help you cool down.
Here are 10 Drinks to Sip This Summer in Mobile!