Category - Arts & Culture

New Mardi Gras Flag Debuts

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 12:51 PM by visitmobileblog

One of the greatest things about Mardi Gras in Mobile is that it evokes such an energy in the city. People walk with a certain pep and you can almost smell the excitement. Mobile is electric and her people are ecstatic.

Mardi Gras - Mobile, Alabama

We got word that a new flag was in the works a couple of months ago but didn't

Cozy up to the Classics!

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 1:19 PM by visitmobileblog

In a world where most people are on the go all of the time - a movie night can be just the re-charge your batteries need.

Saenger Theater

Imagine yourself in this theater, sitting in one of those cozy red velvet chairs, smelling the aroma of freshly popped, heavily buttered {because who wants light butter?}

Christenberry at the Museum!

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 2:55 PM by visitmobileblog

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“This is and always will be where my heart is. It is what I care about. Everything I want to say through my work comes out of my feelings about that place–its positive aspects and its negative aspects.” – William Christenberry

This sentiment, expressed by the artist William Christenberry (1936 –

Celebrate Mobile: 2016 in Review

Monday, December 12, 2016 3:28 PM by visitmobileblog

What a year 2016 has been!

Part of our efforts to inform y'all about all of the incredibly fun things to do in Mobile is helping journalists on their stories--- that tell the Mobile story. We have had the pleasure of hosting over two dozen journalists in Mobile and assisted about 75 journalists with

The Nutcracker Enchants

Tuesday, November 22, 2016 3:13 PM by visitmobileblog

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Each December, for a couple of days, a classic holiday story comes to life! Performed by the Mobile Ballet Company, The Nutcracker continues to be a holiday tradition for the entire family!

The Nutcracker is performed at the Mobile Civic Center at