Category - Arts & Culture

Cuban Wonders in Mobile

Friday, February 16, 2024 10:00 PM by Janae Hudson

The wetlands, culture and streets of Havana are alive within Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center's newest exhibit, ¡CUBA! This showcase of Cuban culture not only immerses visitors through delicate props and live reptiles but also seamlessly weaves together science, diversity, and history.

At the

Hello, Spring!

Wednesday, February 7, 2024 3:00 PM by Janae Hudson

Cold and rainy days are out. Vibrant and sun-drenched days are in. Anticipate the beauty of Spring in the Azalea City with these upcoming events that will have you longer for warmer days.

Mobile Botanical Gardens' 50th Anniversary Celebration

This year, Mobile Botanical Gardens (MBG) is

Beyond the Floats & Throws

Wednesday, January 3, 2024 1:00 PM by Janae Hudson

As the vibrant streets of Mobile prepare for our annual Mardi Gras festivities, we invite you to step off the parade route and discover the quieter (but equally magical) side of the celebration. By navigating through these captivating events and attractions, you'll experience the essence of Mardi

Nothing says fall like pumpkin spice. And, nothing says Mobile like a Moon Pie. So, when the iconic Mardi Gras treat came out with a pumpkin spice flavor, we knew we had to try it. But, why not take it up a notch and make it truly Mobile?

5 Things To Do In Mobile This July

Monday, June 26, 2023 11:00 AM by Avery Chappell

From pole vaulting in downtown and fishing tournaments to classic movies and more - July is going to heat up Mobile!

We've made a list of some July highlights, but don't worry - you can find all the awesome activities happening this July (and year round) in Mobile here!

Saenger Summer Classic

Explore Mobile Day

Monday, April 17, 2023 12:00 PM by Avery Chappell

What is Explore Mobile Day?

Visit Mobile, in partnership with the History Museum of Mobile, will kick off the celebrations for National Travel & Tourism Week with Explore Mobile Day! Explore Mobile Day will be held on Sunday, May 7, 2023, in downtown Mobile at Mardi Gras Park from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00

Our museums and attractions are great year round- but this spring and summer are lined up with great exhibits! From the Mobile Museum of Art to the Exploreum Science Center, there’s something for everyone this season. Check out these special exhibits below!

Carve Mobile into your pumpkins

Thursday, August 25, 2022 11:00 PM by Visit Mobile

When it comes to Halloween traditions, it's not just about trick or treating. {Well, it's mostly about trick or treating.} Carving pumpkins with your family and friends is a pretty special tradition, too.

This year, when you are carving your pumpkins, put a little Mobile in them. Or, in this case,

Mobile has more than 300 years of hauntings that are just waiting to be explored by those brave enough to dare! From ghost hunts to the dark secrets woven into Mobile's history, the Azalea City has no shortage of spine-tingling experiences. Here are some suggestions to get your spooky season started:

Celebrate PRIDE Month in Mobile

Wednesday, June 1, 2022 11:00 AM by Andrew Felts

Mobile is home to a thriving LGBTQIA+ community of locals and visitors alike. We embrace all love, and our inclusive culture is sure to let everyone experience genuine southern hospitality while visiting the Azalea City. Mobile offers many LGBTQIA+ establishments and events year-round.

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