It’s no secret that Mardi Gras is one of Mobile's most prized annual celebrations, but what keeps the good times rolling throughout the year? As home to various cultures and traditions, the Azalea City is the Gulf Coast destination where entertainment takes place all year round. Add these events to your calendar and get the true Mobile experience.

 

The Blessing of the Fleet

Celebrate our Gulf Coast’s impact on the seafood industry in Bayou La Batre, the seafood capital of Alabama, during the 75th Annual Blessing of the Fleet. Throughout the weekend, arts & crafts, boat parades, a gumbo cook-off and other festivities will be available for guests to enjoy. 

Date: May 4-5, 2024

 

Mob Music Fest

Mob Music Fest never fails to bring Cathedral Square to life. Explore performances and shows from artists in various genres from rock and alternative to jazz and gospel. In addition to hearing fantastic music, guests will be able to connect with upcoming local artists and surround themselves in the buzz of the downtown area throughout the weekend. 

Date: July 12-14, 2024

 

Dauphin Street Beer Festival

Sip, Sip, Hooray! Every August, beer enthusiasts flock to Dauphin Street to indulge in this festival. This certified fan favorite gives visitors and residents the opportunity to visit taverns, pubs and restaurants in the area and sample several beers from around the world. 

Date: TBA

 

Tiki Week

Nothing screams summer like Tiki Week. Serving as our annual celebration of tropical cocktails, local bars and restaurants participate by offering unique and specially crafted drinks that will instantly transport you to happy hour on a resort. 

Date: TBA

 

Mobtown Burger Week

We hope you’re hungry! Mobtown Burger Week is a week-long feast that invites residents and visitors alike to indulge in delicious burger options while supporting local businesses. This highly anticipated event is a treat for any burger lover and a great opportunity to explore Mobile’s diverse food scene. 

Date: September 27-October 6, 2024

 

Alabama Pecan Festival

Pecans deserve all the praise. The Alabama Pecan Festival features plenty of family-friendly activities, including live music, arts & crafts, baking contests and more. 

Date: November 1-3, 2024

 

Mobile International Festival

The Mobile International Festival is a vibrant celebration of Mobile’s 70+ cultures and heritages. This event showcases traditions, food, music and dance from around the world, which offers a unique experience for those wanting a hands-on and immersive look into the worlds of other people in the community.  

Date: November 20-23, 2024


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