Member Events

November 15 – December 6, 2019 

 

 

Thursday, November 14

City of Mobile

Lighting of the Cooper Riverside Tree

11/14/19

5 to 8 p.m.

Free

GulfQuest & Cooper Riverside Park

The tree will light up at exactly 6:10 p.m. Activities before and after the ceremony will take place inside GulfQuest with live music, a movie and costume contest.

 

 

Distinguished Young Women

One Night in Havana

11/14/19

6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

$75 for early bird

23 East Warehouse Space, 1886 Fifth St., Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley

251-438-3621

One Night in Havana includes live music, food and drink and charitable gaming. Proceeds benefit the Distinguished Young Women Foundation and will provide college scholarships to deserving students.

 

 

Gulf Coast Ducks

The Wine Waddle – Wine Tasting Tour

11/14/19

7 to 9 p.m

$55 / Adults only

The Fort of Colonial Mobile, 150 S. Royal St.

251-525-6933

http://gulfcoastducks.com/buy-tickets/

Hop aboard for this popular duck tour and get a glass of wine at three stops – Red or White, Cheese Cottage and Royal Street Tavern. Limited availability.

 

 

University of South Alabama

USA Flute Choir and Celtic Crúe Fall Concert

11/14/19

7:30 p.m.

$8 general / $5 for USA faculty & staff, USA students, youth under 18 and senior citizens (cash or check only)

Laidlaw Performing Arts Center, 5751 USA S. Dr.

The USA Flute Choir will perform a varied program of both classical and contemporary works for all shapes and sizes of flutes.

 

 

Friday, November 15

Junior League of Mobile

Christmas Jubilee

11/15/19

11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

$10 in advance / $12 at the door / $5 children 6-12

Mobile Convention Center

https://www.juniorleaguemobile.org/events/christmasjubilee/?mc_cid=ac0462c683&mc_eid=1f07698429

This holiday shopping market and annual fundraiser will feature more than 100 merchants from around the county, photos with Santa, live entertainment, a children’s activity area, food court and more.

 

 

Saturday, November 16

University of South Alabama

USA Day

11/16/19

8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Free

Mitchell Center main arena, 5950 Old Shell Rd.

southalabama.edu/usaday

Discover the opportunities of being a South student. USA Days are special Saturday campus visitation days for prospective undergraduate students and their parents.

 

 

Junior League of Mobile

Christmas Jubilee

11/16/19

9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

$10 in advance / $12 at the door / $5 children 6-12

Mobile Convention Center

https://www.juniorleaguemobile.org/events/christmasjubilee/?mc_cid=ac0462c683&mc_eid=1f07698429

This holiday shopping market and annual fundraiser will feature more than 100 merchants from around the county, photos with Santa, live entertainment, a children’s activity area, food court and more.

 

 

Gulf Coast Ducks

The Gobble Get-Down

11/16/19

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

$10 kids admission at the gate or free admission with purchase of a duck boat ticket

The Fort of Colonial Mobile, 150 S. Royal St.

251-525-6933

https://www.facebook.com/events/2947794081916050/

Parents bring the kids and celebrate fall. Featuring games, crafts and concessions. Free admission with duck ticket purchase.

 

 

Habitat for Humanity Southwest Alabama

Orientation Day

11/16/19

10 to 11 a.m.

Free

Habitat for Humanity Southwest Alabama, 3712 Airport Blvd. (2nd Floor)

251-476-7171

www.habitatswalabama.org

Habitat for Humanity builds and sells safe, decent, affordable housing to qualified families at cost and with affordable mortgage financing.

 

 

Mobile County Health Department

Rabies Clinic

11/16/19

10 a.m. to Noon

$10 (cash only)

Mobile County Animal Shelter, 7665 Howell’s Ferry Rd.

251-690-8823

www.mchd.org

Mobile County Health Department provides low-cost rabies shots for dogs, cats and ferrets during weekend clinics that are good for one year.

 

 

Mobile Museum of Art

Beginning Black and White Photo Printing with Walter Bower

11/16/19

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

$125 general /$95 museum members

4850 Museum Dr.

251-208-5205

https://www.mobilemuseumofart.com/learn/adults/photography-classes/beginning-black-and-white-photo-printing-with-walter-bower/

Dive into photography in the museum’s all-new darkroom in this weekend workshop with local photographer and teacher Walter Bower.

 

 

Mobile Museum of Art

Sterling Silver Earrings with Vaughn Millner

11/16/19

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

$135 general / $100 museum members

4850 Museum Dr.

251-208-5205

https://www.mobilemuseumofart.com/learn/adults/other-adult-classes/sterling-silver-earrings-with-vaughn-millner/

Do you need a holiday gift or perhaps a little something for yourself? Make three pairs of hand-forged sterling earrings including a leaf design and hammered circles.

 

 

USA Archaeology Museum

Explorers Series at Archaeology Museum

11/16/19

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Free

USA Archaeology Museum, 6052 USA Drive S.

Children of all ages can learn about archaeology through stories, crafts and activities.

 

 

Sunday, November 17

Junior League of Mobile

Christmas Jubilee

11/17/19

11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

$10 in advance / $12 at the door / $5 children 6-12

Mobile Convention Center

https://www.juniorleaguemobile.org/events/christmasjubilee/?mc_cid=ac0462c683&mc_eid=1f07698429

This holiday shopping market and annual fundraiser will feature more than 100 merchants from around the county, photos with Santa, live entertainment, a children’s activity area, food court and more.

 

 

Monday, November 18

American Family Care

Grand Reopening & Ribbon Cutting

11/18/19

10 a.m.

Free

535 Schillinger Rd. S., Ste. A

251-249-8010

www.americanfamilycare.com

Grand reopening of the west Mobile clinic.

 

 

Tuesday, November 19

BIO Alabama

Life Sciences Startup Bootcamp

11/19/19

8:30 a.m. to Noon

$10 / Free for students.

Fuse Factory, 200 Government St., 4th Floor

251-344-0536

The organization’s largest fundraising event of the year celebrates the twice nationally recognized corporate Big program and the outstanding volunteers making difference in the community.

 

 

Wednesday, November 20

Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Alabama

The BIG Event

11/20/19

6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

$100 per ticket

The Battle House Hotel, 26 N. Royal St.

256-509-5916

bbbssa.org

Topics include how to win federal funding, find investors, startup finances, protecting your ideas and local resources.

 

 

Saenger Theatre

The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Musical

11/20/19

7 p.m. / 6 p.m. Doors open

$26.95, $36.95, $46.95, $56.95 (Additional fees may apply)

Saenger Theatre, 6 S. Joachim St.

251-208-5600

www.mobilesaenger.com

For the first time, The Elf on the Shelf elves will take center stage in a new live musical debuting this holiday season.

 

 

Saturday, November 21

Mobile Area Council, Boy Scouts of America

Gathering of Eagles

11/21/19

6 to 8 p.m.

Free

Athelstan Club, 170 St. Francis St.

251-476-4600

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gathering-of-eagles-tickets-65419338001

Gather for an evening reception for Eagle Scouts, memories of scouting and projects that have helped your community. Business casual attire. Must be an Eagle Scout and 21 or older.

 

 

Mitchell Cancer Institute

Celebration of Hope

11/21/19

6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

$175

1660 Springhill Ave.

251-460-6209

Celebrate Hope is the signature gala for USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute. There will be live entertainment and food. Celebrate Hope has generated millions of dollars for cancer research technology.

 

 

University of Mobile

Christmas Spectacular

11/21/19

7 p.m.

$9-$50

Cottage Hill Baptist Church, 4255 Cottage Hill Rd.

251-442-2383

https://www.itickets.com/events/434003

Christmas Spectacular is one of the most popular Christmas events in Mobile. Experience sacred and holiday classics from faculty and students.

 

 

Friday, November 22

Mobile Sports Authority

AYSC Alabama Youth State Playoff & Championship

11/22/19

5:30 to 10 p.m.

$10 a day or $25 for a weekend

Herndon-Sage Park, 2900 Dauphin St.

251-725-1794

http://www.mobilesportsauthority.com/index.php

Thirty nationally ranked youth football teams (5-14 YO) from across the state will compete in this Division 1 post-season tournament to see who will be crowned State Champions.

 

 

Mobile Sports Authority

Gulf Coast Clash Wrestling Tournament

11/22/19

10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

$15 each day / $25 for a two-day pass

Mobile Civic Center Arena, 401 Civic Center Dr.

251-725-1794

http://www.mobilesportsauthority.com/

Thirty-three teams include six defending state championship teams, 19 individual state champions and numerous place finishers and state qualifiers, will compete in the strongest regular-season tourney in the Southeast.

 

 

Mobile Sports Authority

Alabama High School Athletic Assoc. South Sectionals Swim and Dive Meet

11/22/19

11 a.m.

$8 per day

Bishop State Main Campus, Fredericka Evans Cultural Centre

251-725-1794

http://www.ahsaa.com/Sports/Swimming-Diving?fbclid=IwAR0tHxjarV212BGrPhUsF75cUizBI8pYI0kaFK_ryXA49SjolilsJdWFyM8

High school student athletes compete for a qualifying spot to advance to the state championships to be held Dec. 6-7 in Auburn.

 

 

Hargrove Engineers + Constructors

Hargrove Foundation Gala

11/22/19

6 p.m. reception / 7 p.m. dinner

$250

Mobile Convention Center

251-375-5725

hargrovefoundation.org/2019-foundation-gala

General Colin Powell, USA (Ret.), honorable statesman and retired four-star general in the United States Army, is the keynote speaker for the fifth annual Hargrove Foundation Gala. Master of ceremonies will be Dan Borné, the voice of the LSU Tigers. Cocktail attire.

 

 

Gulf Coast Ducks

Quacks & Crafts

11/22/19

7 to 9 p.m.

$40

The Fort of Colonial Mobile, 150 S. Royal St.

251-525-6933

http://gulfcoastducks.com/buy-tickets/

Hop aboard the brewery tour. Ticket includes a beer from Haint Blue, Serda & Iron Hand, and a sneak peek of Braided River.

 

 

Gulf Coast Ducks

Holiday Ducks

11/22/19

7 to 8 p.m.

$29 adults / $26 seniors, military & educators / $16 kids 3 to 12 / $3 under 3

The Fort of Colonial Mobile, 150 S. Royal St.

251-525-6933

http://gulfcoastducks.com/buy-tickets/

Ring in the holiday season with us.  After the tree lighting hop aboard this Jingle Cruise of holiday cheer.

 

 

University of Mobile

Christmas Spectacular

11/22/19

7 p.m.

$9-$50

Cottage Hill Baptist Church, 4255 Cottage Hill Rd.

251-442-2383

https://www.itickets.com/events/434003

Christmas Spectacular is one of the most popular Christmas events in Mobile. Experience sacred and holiday classics from faculty and students.

 

 

Saturday, November 23

Mobile Sports Authority

AYSC Alabama Youth State Playoff & Championship

11/23/19

7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

$10 a day or $25 for a weekend

Herndon-Sage Park, 2900 Dauphin St.

251-725-1794

http://www.mobilesportsauthority.com/index.php

Thirty nationally ranked youth football teams (5-14 YO) from across the state will compete in this Division 1 post-season tournament to see who will be crowned State Champions.

 

 

GulfQuest National Museum of the Gulf of Mexico

Replicas of Columbus Ships

11/23/19

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

$8.50 adults / $7.50 seniors / $6.50 for students 5-16

155 N. Water St.

787-672-2152

www.ninapinta.org

The Pinta and the Nina, replicas of Columbus’ ships, open in Mobile and will be docked at GulfQuest until their departure early Monday, Dec. 2. Both ships tour together as a new and enhanced sailing museum for the purpose of educating the public and school children. Teachers or organizations with 15 people or more can schedule a 30-minute guided tour with a crew member and should call ahead.

 

 

University of Mobile

Christmas Spectacular

11/23/19

2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

$9-$50

Cottage Hill Baptist Church, 4255 Cottage Hill Rd.

251-442-2383

https://www.itickets.com/events/434003

Christmas Spectacular is one of the most popular Christmas events in Mobile. Experience sacred and holiday classics from faculty and students.

 

 

Mobile Sports Authority

Alabama High School Athletic Assoc. South Sectionals Swim and Dive Meet

11/23/19

11 a.m.

$8 per day

Bishop State Main Campus, Fredericka Evans Cultural Centre

251-725-1794

http://www.ahsaa.com/Sports/Swimming-Diving?fbclid=IwAR0tHxjarV212BGrPhUsF75cUizBI8pYI0kaFK_ryXA49SjolilsJdWFyM8

High school student athletes compete for a qualifying spot to advance to the state championships to be held Dec. 6-7 in Auburn.

 

 

Mobile County Health Department

Rabies Clinic

11/23/19

1:30 to 3:30 p.m.

$10 (cash only)

B&B Pet Stop, 5035 Cottage Hill Rd.

251-690-8823

www.mchd.org

Mobile County Health Department provides low-cost rabies shots for dogs, cats and ferrets during weekend clinics that are good for one year.

 

 

Mobile Symphony

Beethoven & Blue Jeans – Eroica

11/23/19

7:30 p.m.

$15-$80

Saenger Theatre, 6 Joachim St.

251-432-2010

https://mobilesymphony.org/event/eroica

The Mobile Symphony’s popular Beethoven and Blue Jeans casual concert is back with Beethoven’s heroic Symphony No. 3, “Eroica,” featuring guest artist, violin virtuoso Paul Huang. Dress casually.

 

 

Sunday, November 24

Mobile Sports Authority

Gulf Coast Clash Wrestling Tournament

11/24/19

7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

$15 each day / $25 for a two-day pass

Mobile Civic Center Arena, 401 Civic Center Dr.

251-725-1794

http://www.mobilesportsauthority.com/

Thirty-three teams include six defending state championship teams, 19 individual state champions and numerous place finishers and state qualifiers, will compete in the strongest regular-season tourney in the Southeast.

 

 

Mobile Symphony

Beethoven & Blue Jeans – Eroica

11/24/19

2:30 p.m.

$15-$80

Saenger Theatre, 6 Joachim St.

251-432-2010

https://mobilesymphony.org/event/eroica

The Mobile Symphony’s popular Beethoven and Blue Jeans casual concert is back with Beethoven’s heroic Symphony No. 3, “Eroica,” featuring guest artist, violin virtuoso Paul Huang. Dress casually.

 

 

Bellingrath Gardens and Home

Magic Christmas in Lights Preview at Bellingrath Gardens and Home

11/24/19

6 to 9 p.m.

$50 per person

12401 Bellingrath Gardens Rd.

251-459-8868

bellingrath.org

This elegant evening in the gardens includes heavy hors d’oeuvres, drinks, music and special guests. The preview is a fundraiser for the Bellingrath Gardens and Home Foundation.

 

 

Monday, November 25

Port City Pups

Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting

11/25/19

11:30 a.m.

Free

650 St. Anthony St.

251-272-9897

www.portcitypups.com

Opening discounts and tours.

 

 

University of South Alabama

USA Symphony Band Fall Concert

11/25/19

7:30 p.m.

$8 general / $5 for USA faculty & staff, USA students, youths under 18 and all senior citizens (cash or check only)

Laidlaw Recital Hall, 5751 USA S. Dr.

251-460-7116

The USA Symphony Band concert, conducted by Dr. Jason Rinehart, will feature works written originally for bands and also works transcribed for the genre.

 

 

Thursday, November 28

Camp Rap-A-Hope

Turkey Trot for Hope

11/28/19

8 a.m. 5k / 9 a.m. 1 Mile

$25 adult / $15 child (includes t-shirt)

1 Royal St. (meet between 104-148)

251-476-9880

https://raceroster.com/events/2019/25056/turkey-trot-for-hope

Run the Turkey Trot for Hope 5k and 1 mile Gobble Wobble on Thanksgiving. Kick the day off with a little turkey spirit and support Camp Rap-A-Hope.

 

 

Saturday, Nov. 30

Gulf Coast Ducks

Christmas Village at The Fort

11/30/19

11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

$10 adults / $15 kids 3 to 14 / Free under 3

The Fort of Colonial Mobile, 150 S. Royal St.

251-525-6933

https://www.facebook.com/events/1211668672377540/

After you’re all “turkey-ed” out, bring the family for some holiday fun at The Fort. Featuring games, prizes, Santa and Elsa. Discounts with a duck boat ticket.

 

 

Tuesday, December 3

University of Mobile

A Jazz Band Concert

12/3/19

7 p.m.

$10

Redemption Church, 1251 Industrial Pkwy., Saraland

251-442-2383

https://www.itickets.com/events/434010

The University of Mobile Jazz Band invites you for a classic Big Band Christmas concert.

 

 

Thursday, December 5

Mobile Baykeeper

Bay Bash

12/5/19

6 to 10 p.m.

$75

GulfQuest Maritime Museum, 155 S. Water St.

251-433-4229

Bay Bash features signature dishes from local restaurants, cocktails, live entertainment, a silent auction, a special performance by the Eastern Shore Repertory Theater and live music. Cocktail attire. 21+

 

 

Friday, December 6

The Child Advocacy Center

Golf Tournament

12/6/19

8 a.m.

$300 per team / $75 per person

Robert Trent Jones Magnolia Golf Course, 7001 Magnolia Grove Pkwy.

251-432-1101

www.cacmobile.org

Breakfast will be provided and food is on the course. All proceeds benefit the Child Advocacy Center.

 

 

 

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