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3/6 - 3/8

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****** DAYLIGHT SAVING TME begins this weekend!  Spring Forward!  Set your clocks ahead one hour before you go to bed Saturday night ******



 

MOBILE/BALDWIN



 

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY CHILI COOK-OFF - Sat 11am-3pm, The Grounds

Teams compete to see who can cook up the best chili in 4 different categories.  Proceeds are used for local educational programs, patient services and lifesaving research.  Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the gate.  CLICK HERE



 

28th Annual HOME & PRODUCT SHOWCASE- Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 12n-4pm, Daphne Civic Center

Interested in buying, building, or remodeling?  Builders and other professionals will be on hand to answer questions and help you with your projects.  Presented by the Baldwin County Homebuilders Association. CLICK HERE   

 

 

 

 

DISCOVER THE DINOSAURS- Fri 12n-9pm, Sat 10am-8pm, Sun 10am-7pm, Mobile Convention Center

This is a unique hands-on exhibit with up to 40 moving and replica museum quality dinosaurs, plus fun activities for kids of all ages.  CLICK HERE




ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL at the Hank - Fri/Sat 7:05pm, Sun 2:05pm, Hank Aaron Stadium

Alabama hosts Lipscomb, with an AJ McCarron Meet and Greet Friday at 6pm.  CLICK HERE




SOUTH ALABAMA JAGUAR BASEBALL - Fri/Sat 6:30pm, Sun 1pm, Stanky Field

The Jags host Arkansas-Little Rock, with fireworks after Friday night’s game. You can hear Jags baseball on NEWSRADIO 710 AM.   CLICK HERE



 

SOUTH ALABAMA JAGUAR BASKETBALL - Sat 2:05pm and 4:05pm, USA Mitchell Center

 

The Jags host Troy, with the women’s game at 2:05, followed by the men’s game. You can hear Jags basketball  on NEWSRADIO 710am.  CLICK HERE

 

 

 

FAIRHOPE ART WALK - Fri 6pm to 8pm, downtown Fairhope

This is a community art and entertainment event, on the first Friday of every month.  Galleries and other venues are open, to highlight local artists and musicians, and Art Walk coincides with the opening of new monthly exhibits at the Eastern Shore Art Center.  CLICK HERE

 

 

 

ROBERT EARL KEEN - Fri 7:30pm, Mobile Saenger Theatre, CLICK HERE



 

MIKE EPPS:  THE REAL DEAL TOUR - Sat 8pm, Mobile Civic Center, CLICK HERE



 

THE MIRACLE WORKER - Fri/Sat 7:30pm, Sun 2:30pm, Playhouse in the Park, Langan Park

The premiere youth theatre in the Southeast presents the story of Alabama’s own Helen Keller.  CLICK HERE




TEEN RUNWAY CHARITY FASHION SHOW - Sat 2pm, Davidson High School auditorium

This is a high-fun, high-fashion runway show to benefit the Mapp Child & Family Life program at USA Children’s & Women’s Hospital.   35 young women from Mobile and Baldwin Counties will be modeling the latest from local boutiques..  CLICK HERE




 

 

 

PENSACOLA

 

SMOKIN’ IN THE SQUARE BBQ COOK-OFF- Fri 12n-9pm, Sat 10am-7pm, Seville Square

Professional barbecue teams from around the country will compete in this BBQ contest, sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbecue Society.   Enjoy food, family fun and live entertainment.  Free admission.  CLICK HERE



 

MONSTER JAM - Fri 7:30pm, Sat 2pm and 7:30pm, Pensacola Bay Center

Monster Jam features the biggest, baddest monster trucks in races and freestyles.  Each event features a Pit Party, where fans can get autographs.  CLICK HERE



 

PENSACOLA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA- Sat 8pm, Pensacola Saenger Theatre

The Symphony presents Don Quixote by Strauss.  CLICK HERE



 

GULF COAST RENAISSANCE FAIRE AND PIRATE FESTIVAL - Sat/Sun 10am-6pm, Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds

See the castle….and the jousting knights from The History Channel’s “Full Metal Jousting”... plus jesters, jugglers, magicians and more.  CLICK HERE



 

FORESTRY CONCLAVE LUMBERJACK (and FLOWER AND GARDEN )FESTIVAL - Fri/Sat 8am-4pm, Pensacola State College, Milton campus

Friday is the plant sale; the Lumberjack festival is Saturday, with competitions in log rolling, knife throwing, ax throwing, plus Bluegrass music and kids’ activities.  CLICK HERE



 

YOU’RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN- Fri/Sat 7:30pm, Sun 2:30pm, Pensacola Little Theatre

This is the Broadway musical, based on the comic strip by Charles Schultz.  CLICK HERE




NIGHT WATCH - Fri/Sat 7:30pm, Sun 2:30pm, Woodbine Theatre, Pace

Panhandle Community Theatre presents this suspense thriller- an heiress in an upscale New York apartment suspects everyone she knows is plotting against her.  And the audience cannot be certain til the end how much is real and how much she imagined.  CLICK HERE





MISSISSIPPI



WILLIE NELSON & FAMILY - Fri/Sat 8pm, IP Casino Biloxi, CLICK HERE

 

 

AARON LEWIS - Fri 8pm, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi, CLICK HERE

 

 

RODNEY CARRINGTON- Fri/Sat 8pm, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Biloxi, CLICK HERE





 

IN THEATERS



CHAPPIE (R) - In the future, crime is patrolled by an oppressive mechanized police force.  When one robot, Chappie, is stolen and reprogrammed, he becomes the first robot to think and feel for himself...and is seen as a threat to world order.   Stars Dev Patel, Hugh Jackman, Sigourney Weaver



 

UNFINISHED BUSINESS (R) - A hard-working small business owner and his associates travel to Europe to close the most important business deal of their lives.  But their routine business trip goes off the rail in almost ever imaginable way.  Stars Vince Vaughn, Dave Franco, Tom Wilkinson, James Marsden, Sienna Miller

 

 


THE SECOND BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL (PG) - Now that the hotel is full with its long-term residents, co-managers Muriel and Sonny have a dream of expansion...and they’ve found just the place… the Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.  Stars Maggie Smith, Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Dev Patel