Category - Entertainment

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

Mobile Mardi Gras 101

Tuesday, January 16, 2024 2:00 PM by Janae Hudson

Did Mobile, AL really invent Mardi Gras? When will it start? What is mystic society? Who is Joe Cain?! If any of these questions have popped into your mind when planning a trip to Mobile for Mardi Gras, we have answers.

  • How did Mardi Gras traditions begin in Mobile?

    • Mobile’s Mardi Gras

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

Celebrating love is easy in Mobile

Wednesday, December 27, 2023 10:00 AM by Ashley Rains

Being one of the oldest cities on the Gulf Coast, Mobile knows a thing or two about love. Vacation, staycation or a romantic night out – Mobile makes celebrating Valentine’s Day easy, breezy and swoon-worthy.

If Valentine’s Day doesn’t work for your schedule, we’ve got you covered the whole year!

Family-Friendly Fall Fun in Mobile

Thursday, September 14, 2023 2:00 PM by Avery Chappell

Fall into Family-Friendly Fun

Autumn Adventures Await in Mobile


As the crisp autumn breeze rolls in, Mobile, Alabama, offers a plethora of family-friendly fall activities that promise to delight both the young and the young at heart. From pumpkin patches to not-so-spooky adventures, this Gulf Coast

It’s a favorite time of year when we all celebrate a true American pastime …  football. No matter where you are this fall, we know you'll be looking for a great spot to watch your favorite team. Check out this quick list of a few of our favorite spots to catch a game in Mobile!

Experience a Jaguar Game Day in Mobile

Wednesday, August 2, 2023 10:00 AM by Avery Chappell

Mobile is the coolest college town along the Gulf Coast, according to us. But, you don't just have to take our word for it — experience it for yourself. As the home of America's Original Mardi Gras, we know how to have a good time; come cheer on the Jaguars and explore Mobile this fall.

While many

Don't Miss Dauphin Street Beer Fest

Wednesday, August 2, 2023 10:00 AM by Avery Chappell

It’s almost fall, and we know it can only mean one thing — it’s BEER FEST time. On August 26, the streets of downtown Mobile will be taken over by hops enthusiasts as they set out to “Drink Globally, Think Locally.” 

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