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

Stories Are Brewing

Thursday, July 27, 2017 12:43 PM by visitmobileblog

We had the pleasure of hosting our first Craft Beer Blogger last month and what a fun couple of days that was! In case you didn't know, Mobile is quite the up-and-coming brewery scene as three breweries are either under construction or set to open soon. It's exciting times for our historic city that

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 –

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