Member Events

September 24 – October 6, 2016


Saturday, September 24

North Baldwin Chamber of Commerce

5th Annual Delta Dash


9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

$65 – $80

Matthews Landing, 8900 Lower Bryants Landing Rd., Stockton


Experience the Delta like never before with a 5K obstacle course designed to challenge your heart, body and soul. Register today at



Dauphin Way United Methodist Church

Dill Lecture Series / Women’s Event

9/24 – 9/25/16

9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Saturday / 10:30 a.m. & 5:30 p.m. Sunday


1507 Dauphin St.


The 2016 Stephen and Ruth Dill Lecture Series features a weekend with New York Times best-selling author Rachel Held Evans, whose books include Faith Unraveled (2010), A Year of Biblical Womanhood (2012) and Searching for Sunday (2015).



Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center

Guitar: The Instrument That Rocked The World

9/24/ to 1/1/17

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday – Saturday / Noon to 5 p.m. Sunday

$5 – $20

65 Government St.


A national touring exhibition from the collection of the National Guitar Museum, the exhibition explores the sound, science, history and cultural impact of the world’s most recognized instruments.



Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center

Rockin’ in the Courtyard


11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

$5 – $20

65 Government St.


Join us for the grand opening of two new exhibits and a full day of music with The Mulligan Brothers, The Marlow Boys and others, food trucks, face painting and more.



Mobile Airport Authority

Airbus 5K on the Runway


3 p.m. / 5:30 p.m. Fun Run / 6 p.m. 5K

$25 – adults / $20 children 12 and under

Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley


Event includes fun run, kid’s zone, music by the Tip Tops, fireworks, food vendors and more.



Bayou La Batre Area Chamber of Commerce

Taste of the Bayou


6 to 10 p.m.

$25 per person / $15 for children 12 and under

Bayou La Batre Area Community Center, 12745 Padgett Switch Rd., Irvington


Teams will compete for the “Taste of the Bayou” title with locally prepared seafood dishes using bayou seafood. Teams can compete in four categories.



Mobile Symphony Orchestra

Rhapsody in Blue


7:30 p.m. Saturday / 2:30 p.m. Sunday

$15 – $75

Saenger Theatre, 6 S. Joachim St.


MSO’s season of classical hits opens with the most American of all classical favorites, Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue. Includes Rachmaninoff’s Symphony No. 2 and Korngold’s Overture to The Sea Hawk.



Tuesday, September 27

Women’s Business Alliance

Out to Lunch Mobile


11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

$25 for guests / $20 for alliance members

Spot of Tea, 310 Dauphin St.


Bring plenty of business cards for networking.



Wednesday, September 28

Springhill Medical Center

Annual Pink Party Breast Cancer Prevention Event


8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Free and open to the public

SMC Heart Center, 3715 Dauphin St.


Join Springhill Medical for our Many Teams, One Goal Pink Party to raise awareness of Breast Cancer Prevention, the early kickoff leading into Breast Cancer Awareness month.



Thursday, September 29

Penelope House

Penelope House Charity Golf Classic


1 p.m. Registration

$125 per player per 4 person team.

Heron Lakes Country Club, 3851 Government Blvd.


Lunch provided at noon. Event includes a four-person scramble; mulligans are $5 each; and prizes include first, second, third, closest to the pin and hole in one. All proceeds benefit Penelope House.



City of Mobile

2017 Capital Improvement Industry Day


3 to 5 p.m.


Government Plaza (Multi-purpose Room), 205 Government St.


Presentations from 3:15 to 3:45 p.m. with an open house following from 3:45 to 5 p.m.



Noble Events

Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting


5 p.m.


70 N. Joachim St., Suite E


Join us for appetizers and cocktails at 5:30 p.m. to celebrate the grand opening of our new location.



Aislinn Kate Photography

Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting


5 p.m.


70 N. Joachim St., Suite F


Join us for the grand opening of our new Mobile office.



Crow Shields Bailey

30th Anniversary Celebration


5:30 to 8 p.m.


GulfQuest, 155 S. Water St.


Crow Shields Bailey invites its fellow Mobile Area Chamber members to attend. Reservations requested.



American Cancer Society

Vintage Affair Gala


6 to 9 p.m.


Alabama Cruise Terminal, 201 S. Water St.


Experience one of Mobile’s premier philanthropic events. Cuisine by Clifton Morrissette, wines from Red or White, exciting sounds from Crowned Jewelz Band and live/silent auctions.



Saturday, October 1

Penelope House

17th Annual Team Up Tennis Tournament


8 a.m. Registration / 9 a.m. Start

$35 per player

Mobile Tennis Center, 851 Gaillard Dr,


Event includes men’s and women’s doubles and Round Robin, Lunch, prizes and a silent auction. All proceeds benefit Penelope House.



Fuse Project & Pure Barre

Barre Before the Show


10 a.m.

Free – $10 donations appreciated but not required

Cathedral Square


Class is before the 1065 Festival and benefits Fuse Project to purchase necessities for area nonprofits for use in Fuse Factory’s Co-Working Space. Bring a yoga mat and a friend.



Sunday, October 2

Women’s Business Alliance

Women’s Forum 2016

10/2 – 10/3/16

5 p.m.

$149 – $169 participants / $199 – $250 vendors

Orange Beach Event Center at the Wharf, 4671 Wharf Pkwy. W.


This year’s Women’s Forum features four dynamic woman entrepreneurs as speakers. Event also includes vendor booths, networking reception and more. Visit the website for all details.



Tuesday, October 4

Institute for Supply Management – Alabama/Mississippi Gulf Coast Chapter

(formerly Mobile Association of Purchasing Management)

Monthly Educational Meeting


6 p.m.


Holiday Inn – I-65, 3630 Springhill Memorial Dr.


Speaker Chris Bethea, sales manager with RJ Young Inc., will discuss “What Do Sales Professionals Think about Us? Honest Observations about Buyers.” Purchasing and sales professionals are welcome.



Thursday, October 6

Southern Light

Save A Stray


6 to 9 p.m.


The Steeple on St. Francis


An evening with music, hors d’oeuvres, cash bar and a silent auction. Proceeds benefit Save a Stray.