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8/22 – 8/24

 

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MOBILE/BALDWIN



MARSHAL TUCKER BAND - Thurs 7:30pm, Orange Beach Event Center at The Wharf

This is a kick-off event for Thunder on the Gulf.   CLICK HERE

 

THUNDER ON THE GULF POWERBOAT RACES - Fri, starting at 1pm, Orange Beach, CLICK HERE

 

 

USA JAGUARS FOOTBALL FAN DAY - Sun 4pm-6pm, USA Mitchell Center

Free and open to the public.  Get autographs and take pictures with the South Alabama coaches and players.  Ticket packages and gameday merchandise will be available to purchase, in preparation for the Jags’ first game against Kent State September 6th and the Jags’ home opener against Mississippi State September 13th.  You can hear all the South Alabama football games on Lite Mix 99.9.   CLICK HERE

 

 

DAUPHIN STREET BEER FESTIVAL- Sat 6pm-9pm, downtown Mobile

Work your way down Dauphin Street, sampling a variety of beers at 10 participating restaurants and bars.  Purchase a ticket at any participating bar or online, and register your information.   CLICK HERE

 

 

JAKE OWEN with PARMALEE & THE CADILLAC THREE - Fri 7pm, Amphitheatre at The Wharf, Orange Beach, CLICK HERE     



 

HEALTHY WOMAN GALA with the star of TLC’s “THE LITTLE PEOPLE” - Sat 6pm, Orange Beach Event Center at The Wharf

Keynote speaker is Dr. Jennifer Arnold of TLC, on overcoming adversity.  CLICK HERE



 

SANDI PATTY:  THE EVERLASTING TOUR - Fri 7pm, USA Mitchell Center, CLICK HERE



 

 

 

 

THE MOLLY RINGWALDS – Sat 11pm (doors open 9:30pm), Soul Kitchen, downtown Mobile, CLICK HERE

 

 

 

 

 


TASTE OF THE EASTERN SHORE - Fri 7pm, Daphne Civic Center

Sample food and beverages from 40 area restaurants and caterers, to benefit participating Daphne High School sports organizations.  CLICK HERE



 

CHILDREN’S CUP REGATTA - Sat, races start at 12:30, activities begin at 4pm, Fairhope Yacht Club

Sailboat racing throughout the day, with children’s activities from 4pm to 7pm, BBQ dinners at 5pm, and live music from 6pm-9pm.  Proceeds benefit Children’s Hospital of Alabama in Birmingham.  CLICK HERE

 

 

 

MOBILE BAYBEARS BASEBALL - Fri 7:05pm, Sat 6:05pm, Sun 5:05pm, Hank Aaron Stadium

The BayBears host the Huntsville Stars, with Fan Appreciation Night and Fireworks on Friday; College Colors Night on Saturday; and Super Sunday Funday and Bark in the Park on Sunday.  CLICK HERE

 



STEEL MAGNOLIAS - Fri/Sat 8pm, Sun 2pm, Mobile Theatre Guild

In the world of Truvy’s beauty salon, six very different women come together to share their secrets, fears and love for one another….and a little neighborly gossip.   CLICK HERE

 





 

PENSACOLA

 

 

THUNDER RUN SUPER BOAT GRAND PRIX - Sat/Sun, Plaza de Luna, downtown Pensacola

Saturday, see the boats at the Race Village, with tests from 12 noon to 4pm, a boat parade at 6pm, and a street party from 7pm-11pm with fireworks (from the Blue Wahoos).   Sunday, racing starts at 1pm. CLICK HERE

 



DR. NO - Sat 7pm, Pensacola Saenger Theatre

The Saenger’s Classic Movie Series continues with the 1962 James Bond classic starring Sean Connery.  CLICK HERE

 

 

PENSACOLA BLUE WAHOOS BASEBALL - Fri/Sat 6:30pm, Sun 6pm, Pensacola Bayfront Stadium

The Blue Wahoos host the Montgomery Biscuits, with a Mystery Givewaway on Friday, Fireworks on Saturday, and Family Sunday Funday on Sunday.  CLICK HERE

 

 

THE FIRST 3 YEARS - Fri/Sat 7:30pm, Sun 2:30pm, Pensacola Little Theatre

Patrick and Laura Winkles take you on a musical journey of two childhood friends who moved to New York City to follow their Broadway dreams, and ended up falling in love and back in Pensacola.  Features music from all genres, from John Legend to Stephen Sondheim.   CLICK HERE

 

 

 

FRANK! - Sat 7pm, Washington High School

The Fiesta Barbershop Chorus presents the music of Frank Sinatra, Barbershop-style. CLICK HERE

 

 

PALAFOX WINE WALK - Sat 4pm-7pm, downtown Pensacola

This is a self-guided wine tasting tour supported by aficionados at each stop.  CLICK HERE









MISSISSIPPI

 

 

KENNY ROGERS- Fri 8pm, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Biloxi, CLICK HERE

 




SMOKEY ROBINSON-
Fri 8pm, IP Casino Biloxi, CLICK HERE

 

 



BRANDON BENNETT’S REMEMBRANCE OF THE KING -
Sat 8pm, Hard Rock Casino Biloxi, CLICK HERE

 





IN THEATERS

 

SIN CITY:  A DAME TO KILL FOR (unrated) - This is the follow-up to “Frank Miller’s Sin City”, weaving together two of Miller’s graphic novels.  The town’s most hard boiled citizens cross paths with some of its most notorious inhabitants. Stars Josh Brolin, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Mickey Rourke, Jessica Alba

 

 

IF I STAY (PG13) - Mia thought her hardest decision would be whether to pursue her musical dreams at Julilard or follow a different path to be with the love of her life, Adam.  But what should have been a carefree family drive changes everything in an instant, and now she’s caught between life and death with only one decision left.  Stars Chloe Grace Moretz, Jamie Blackley

 

 

 

 

 

WHEN THE GAME STANDS (PG) - Jim Caviezel stars as legendary football coach Bob Ladouceur, who took the De La Salle High School Spartans from obscurity to a 151-game winning streak that shattered all records for any American sport.  But when the streak is broken and tragedy strikes the team, Coach Lad must teach his team….and the entire town...that it’s not about how you fall, but how you get back up.  Also stars Michael Chiklis, Laura Dern