Member Events

April 20 – May 3, 2018 

 

 

Friday, April 20

Mobile Mystery Dinners

Curl Up and Dye

4/20/18

6:30 p.m. doors open / 7 p.m.

$20 / free for kids under 12 accompanied by an adult
Mobile Carnival Museum, 355 Government St.

251-865-7341
www.mobilemysterydinners.com
Meet the guys and girls at the Curl Up and Dye Beauty Shop, where they have happy hours with lots of moonshine, homemade Muscadine wine and juicy gossip. But once the mayor sold the entire downtown area to a big developer tempers flare and someone ends up dead. For mature audiences. Advance registration need.

 

 

The Grounds
Cirque Italia
4/20 – 4/22/18

7:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Additional shows at 1:30p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Saturday & Sunday

$20 / free for kids under 12 accompanied by an adult
1035 N. Cody Rd.
251-344-4573
http://www.cirqueitalia.com
The new “Gold Unit” is coming to Mobile, where technology and preforming arts are mixed to create a one-of-a-kind show. The Gounds box office is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

 

 

University of South Alabama

USA Opera Theatre presents “The Gondoliers”

4/20 – 4/22/18

7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday / 3 p.m. Sunday

$15 / $10 for USA faculty, staff, students and seniors citizens (cash or check only)

Laidlaw Performing Arts Center

5751 USA Drive S.

251-460-7116

www.southalabama.edu/colleges/music/news/2018_03_23gondoliers.html

 

 

Saenger Theatre

Nightwish

4/20/18

8:15 p.m.

$24.99 and up (additional fees may apply)

6 S. Joachim St.

251-208-5600

www.mobilesaenger.com

The Nightwish Decades 2018 tour will showcase popular songs and never before performed cuts from the band’s deep catalog of music. Additionally, every ticket will include a special Decades Tour CD distributed at the concert. A limited number of VIP Meet and Greet tickets will be available at every tour stop as well through the band’s fan club, Enterthevault.com.

 

 

Saturday, April 21

University of South Alabama

Strategic Communication Marketing Boot Camp

4/21/18

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Free

USA Student Center Terrace Room, 307 N. University Blvd.

205-253-7799

https://mastercalendar.southalabama.edu/EventDetails.aspx?EventDetailId=15957

This event is a career development workshop to prepare students for their professional career.

 

 

University Oaks Retirement Community

Tour of Homes

4/21/18

3 p.m.

Free

650 S. University Blvd.

251-661-7733

www.university-oaks.com

University Oaks is opening up its community to showcase “what retirement living” is truly like.

Refreshments will be provided and one lucky winner will win our raffle prize. RSVP requested by April 18 to 251-661-7733.

 

 

SERVPRO of Northwest Mobile

Crawfish for a Cause

4/21/18

Noon to 4 p.m.

$25

The Grounds, 1035 Cody Rd. N.

251-343-0534

Benefits the USA Hospital Arnold Luterman Burn Unit. It’s a family friendly event with all-you- can-eat crawfish and beverages in the comfort of air conditioning at The Grounds. Tickets available on www.eventbrite.com.

 

 

Mobile Symphony

House Rule

4/21 & 4/22/18

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

$15-$75 / 10 students

Saenger Theatre, 6 South Joachim St.

251-432-2010

www.mobilesymphony.org

Legendary pianist Menahem Pressler performs Mozart’s beloved Piano Concerto No. 23, and the concert concludes with the titanic Symphony No. 5 of Shostakovich.

 

 

Sunday, April 22

Meyer Vacation Rentals

Relay for Life Family Fun Day Fundraiser at Waterville USA

4/22/18

Noon to 5 p.m.

$10 per person

Amusement Park at Waterville USA, 906 Gulf Shores Pkwy. B, Gulf Shores

866-382-9635

Tickets include unlimited access to roller coaster, kiddie rides, trampoline, go-carts and mini golf. Purchase tickets in advance of event and receive $5 lunch voucher.

 

 

Mobile Museum of Art

ART TALK: Dr. Marlene W. Yahalom

4/22/18

3 p.m.

$12 adults / $10 seniors / $8 students / free for museum members

4850 Museum Dr.

251-208-5200

www.mobilemuseumofart.com/our-programs/marlene-yahalom/

In conjunction with our special exhibition, No Child’s Play, join us on April 22 for a discussion and Yom HaShoah with Dr. Marlene W. Yahalom, director of education for the American Society for Yad Vashem.

 

 

Tuesday, April 24

University of South Alabama  

Special USA Bands Concert at the Saenger Theater

4/24/18

7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

$8 general admission / $5 for USA students and faculty

Mobile Saenger Theatre, 6 S. Joachim St.

251-460-7116 or 251-460-6136

www.southalabama.edu/colleges/music/deptcalendar.html

Dr. Jason Rinehart will conduct the USA Symphony Band and Dr. Will Petersen will conduct the USA Wind Ensemble in a band concert featuring music written specifically for band and also music transcribed for these ensembles. Tickets for this Musical Arts Series event will be sold at the door only.

 

 

Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel

Gulf States Shipbuilders Consortium Conference

4/24 & 4/25/18

Noon Tuesday

$345 for guests

64 S. Water St.

205-215-0207

www.cvent.com/d/dtqfn3

GSSC’s conference brings executive insights from industry leaders committed to workforce development and features innovative training models and programs.

 

 

Mobile Public Library

How to Succeed in the Restaurant Business

4/24/18

3 to 5 p.m.

Free

Ben May Main Library, 701 Government St.

251-208-7085

www.mobilepubliclibrary.org

Giorgi di Lemis, who is a SCORE advisor with 35 years experience in restaurant business, will present a workshop on how to succeed in the restaurant business, including how to avoid common pitfalls in the business.

 

 

Wednesday, April 25

Rouses Market

Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting

4/25/18

8 a.m.

Free

7765 Airport Blvd., Westwood Plaza

www.rouses.com

 

 

Synovus

Ribbon Cutting

4/25/18

10 a.m.

Free

3704 Dauphin St.

251-450-1300

www.synovus.com

Coastal Bank & Trust has changed its name to Synovus.

 

 

University of South Alabama Medical Center

Crawfish for a Cause

4/25/18

Noon to 4 p.m.

$25

The Grounds, 1035 Cody Rd. N.

251-460-1077

www.eventbrite.com/e/crawfish-for-a-cause-2018-tickets-39618495988

Benefits the Arnold Luterman Burn Center.

 

 

Exchange 202

Lunch & Learn

4/25/18

12:30 p.m.

Free

202 Government St.

317-755-8277

www.exchange202.com/events/

The event will consist of a business speaker giving advice and wisdom from their particular career path.

 

 

BIS Technology Group  

Webinar: “How Hackers Are Breaching Your Firewall and What to Do to Prevent It”

4/25/18

1 to 1:30 p.m.

Free

251-410-7601

https://www.askbis.com/webinar/

During this webinar, you’ll learn: what cyber threats are attacking your firewall and how hackers are getting to your network through vulnerabilities in your firewall and develop a plan of action to prevent cyber-attacks and ransomware when it comes to your firewall. Bonus: Free dark web domain search.

 

 

Mobile Public Library

Paying Yourself First

4/25/18

6 to 7:30 p.m.

Free

Ben May Main Library, 701 Government St.

251-208-7085

www.mobilepublic.library.org

Paula Webb will present a program on saving money for the future. People who attend this program as well as the one on April 4 on budgeting will be entered in a drawing for a free bike from Regions Bank.

 

 

University of South Alabama

USA Steel Band and World Music Ensemble Spring Concert

4/25/18

7:30 to 9:30 p.m.

$25

Laidlaw Performing Arts Center, 5751 USA Dr. S.

251-460-7116

https://mastercalendar.southalabama.edu/MasterCalendar.aspx

USA’s Steel Band and World Music Ensembles will present their spring concert.

 

 

Thursday, April 26

Murphy USA

Ground Breaking

4/26/18

10 a.m.

Free

Intersection of Airport and University (Publix Shopping Center)

870-677-0505

 

 

Franklin Primary Health Center

Founder’s Day

4/26/18

Noon to 1:30 p.m.

$135

Battle House Renaissance Hotel & Spa, 26 N. Royal St.

251-463-4327

http://franklinprimary.org

This occasion will honor Dr. Marilyn Aiello, and the founding board members who supported the need to create Franklin Primary Health Center. Proceeds from this event will be used exclusively to support patient care in areas such as cardiology, special procedures, dentures and oral surgery.

 

 

Friday, April 27

Heron Lakes Country Club

Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting

4/27/18

9 a.m.

Free

3851 Government Blvd.

251-666-7740

www.heronlakescc.org

Grand opening of newly renovated Heron Lakes Country Club

 

 

Saturday, April 28

Infirmary Health

Infirmary Health Duathlon

4/28/18

8 a.m.

5 Mobile Infirmary Circle

251-435-2010

infirmaryduathlon.racesonline.com

This running and cycling combination race consists of a two-mile run, 10-mile bike ride and a two-mile run through the streets of midtown Mobile. The event will also include a post-party featuring a variety of local food truck vendors for athletes and spectators to enjoy.

 

 

Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center

NISE Explore Science: Earth & Space Day

4/28/18

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

$5-$12 /free for Exploreum members

65 Government St.

251-208-6893

www.exploreum.com/event/nise-explore-science-earth-space-day/

Includes science, take-home materials and engaging discussion about science and society. Participants will launch stomp rockets, explore how water moves in a watershed, and much more.

 

 

American Cancer Society

Mobile County Relay for Life

4/28/18

3:30 to 10 p.m.

Free

Hank Aaron Stadium, 755 Bolling Brothers Blvd.

251-421-8014

www.relayforlife.org/mobilecountyal

This fun, family friendly event includes music, games, children’s activities, food, a survivor/caregiver dinner and more. A special luminary ceremony will be held at the end of the evening to honor and remember friends and loved ones.

 

 

Sunday, April 29

Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center

Autism Society of Alabama: Sensory Friendly Exploreum Experience

4/29/18

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

$5-12 / free for Exploreum members

65 Government St.

251-208-6893

www.exploreum.com/event/autism-society-alabama-sensory-friendly-exploreum-experience/

The Exploreum, in conjunction with the Autism Society of Alabama, invites you to a sensory friendly experience in the new exhibit, Permian Monsters: Life Before the Dinosaurs and IMAX film Galapagos.

 

 

USA Mitchell Cancer Institute

Hope Grows Here

4/29/18

12:30 to 4 p.m.

$125

USA Mitchell Cancer Institute Kilborn Clinic, 1047 Fairhope Ave.

251-990-1850

www.usahealthsystem.com/MCI

Hope Grows Here is a farmer’s market brunch locally sourced from Baldwin County growers and producers. Proceeds benefit the USA MCI Kilborn Clinic in Fairhope.

 

 

Tuesday, May 1

Children’s Medical Group

Expectantly Expectant Prenatal Class

5/1/18

6 to 7 p.m.

Free

3920 Airport Blvd.

251-342-3810

www.cmgdoctors.com

Want to know more about Children’s Medical Group? Come and meet one of our physicians, have your questions answered, tour the office, receive free goodies and be entered to win a door prize. Call for questions or to reserve a spot.

 

 

Mobile Civic Center Theater

Bubble Guppies Live! “Ready to Rock”

5/1/18

6 p.m.

$15 and up (additional fees may apply)

401 Civic Center Dr.

251-208-7381

www.mobilecivicctr.com

Jump into a bubbly world of learning and laughter with Nickelodeon’s Bubble Guppies.

 

 

Wednesday, May 2

Exchange 202

Coffee Chat

5/2/18

8:30 a.m.

Free

202 Government St.

317-755-8277

www.exchange202.com/events/

The event will consist of a question and answer session between a panel of business professionals and the audience.

 

 

Thursday, May 3

Saenger Theatre

Gov’t Mule with special guest Black Stone Cherry

5/3/18

7:30 p.m.

$33.50 and up (additional fees may apply)

6 S. Joachim St.

251-208-5600

www.mobilesaenger.com

Gov’t Mule never lost sight of where they began. During a break from The Allman Brothers Band in 1994, Warren Haynes and original bassist Allen Woody formed Gov’t Mule with drummer Matt Abts, with whom Haynes played alongside in the Dickey Betts Band.