Best Bets, Gulf Coast Weekend Events 3/22-3/24

3/22- 3/24 


AZALEA TRAIL RUN- Sat 8am (10K); 8:15am (5K); 9:30am, downtown Mobile

Mobile's Azalea Trail Run celebrates 42 years of running the streets of Mobile at its blooming best. Thousands of runners race down the oak-shaded streets lined by magnificent old homes that evoke images of a time long past. This Port City Pacers event includes a 10K, a 5K and a 2K.CLICK HERE

FESTIVAL OF FLOWERS-Thurs/Fri/Sat 9am-5pm; Sun 11am-5pm, Providence Hospital

Recognized for over a decade as a Top 20 Event by the Southeast Tourism Society, the 2019 Festival of Flowers continues the tradition of delighting and educating visitors of all ages with over eight acres of exhibits under open sky and massive tents. This year, the enchantment of Dutch Gardens comes to Mobile. Proceeds benefit the Providence Hospital Foundation.CLICK HERE 

KIRK JAY HOMETOWN CONCERT- Sat 7pm, Coastal Alabama-Performing Arts Center, Bay Minette

Hometown Concert by Bay Minette's own Kirk Jay from The Voice. CLICK HERE

TRACY LAWRENCE - Fri 8pm, IP Casino Biloxi, CLICK HERE

MAZE featuring FRANKIE BEVERLY -Fri 8pm, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Biloxi,CLICK HERE

STEVE MILLER BAND- Sat 8pm, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, CLICK HERE

MONEYBAGG YO with BREADGANG- Fri 9:30pm, Soul Kitchen, downtown Mobile,CLICK HERE

DOWNTOWN CAJUN COOKOFF- Sat 10am-2pm, Cathedral Square, downtown Mobile

Local restaurants and sponsors will prepare Cajun Food to sample. Live music will be provided by Phil & Foster and the Red Clay Strays on the Bud Light Stage and beverages will be for sale. The event will benefit the Child Advocacy Center of Mobile.CLICK HERE

SPRING BREAK FEST 2019- Sat 11am, Sanders Beach Resource Center, Pensacola

The day will consist of a Car and Motorcycle Show, a College Expo and a Live Concert featuring: Brooklyn Queen, Que 9, The Future Kingz and DLow. Sponsored by My Brothers and Sisters Organization; this is a family event. CLICK HERE

GULF BREEZE CELEBRATES THE ARTS FESTIVAL- Sat 9am-5pm; Sun 10am-5pm, Gulf Breeze High School parking lot

The festival features 100+ local, regional and national fine artists and heritage artists. They also have live music, gourmet food vendors, an art raffle tent, a children's art show and creation station, live performance artists and live art demonstrations.CLICK HERE

MARK CORDES: THE SPOUSE WHISPERER- Sat 7:30pm, Pensacola Saenger Theatre

Enjoy a hilarious peek into the real world of relationships, a decidedly positive view of 'sweet togetherness.' Whether you're searching or already with that hunk-of-burning-love, you can't miss with "The Spouse Whisperer."  CLICK HERE

MOBILE OPERA presents PUCCINI’S IL TABARRO- Fri 8pm; Sun 2:30pm; The Temple, downtown Mobile

Sonorous music sets the stage for suspicion, jealousy and murder as only the master, Puccini, can.  CLICK HERE

MOBILE BALLET presents THE LITTLE MERMAID- Sat 7:30pm; Sun 2:30pm, Mobile Civic Center Theatre

Hans Christian Anderson's magical tale is re-imagined into a dazzling ballet. Mobile Ballet is excited to share this spellbinding new production journeying from the human realm to a mystical underwater world - sure to entrance all ages.CLICK HERE

YOU CAN’T TAKE IT WITH YOU- Fri/Sat 7:30pm; Sun 2pm; Joe Jefferson Playhouse, Mobile

This is the classic comedy about a zany family whose daughter Alice is getting married and they have to straighten up to meet the new inlaws. Unfortunately, the inlaws arrive at the wrong time and see Alice’s family in all their crazy glory.  CLICK HERE

THE MUSICAL COMEDY MURDERS OF 1940- Fri/Sat 7:30pm; Sun 2pm; Chickasaw Civic Theatre

It is a play about theatre, musical theatre. Yet, it is NOT a musical. This comedic romp pokes fun at various musicals through a murder mystery.CLICK HERE 

COTTONTAIL EXPRESS AT WALES WEST- Sat/Sun 11am-4pm (thru April 20th), Wales West RV Park and Light Railway, Silverhill AL

Always a family favorite, a ride on real train is only one part of an experience that includes an Easter egg hunt, treats and refreshments, and a visit with the Easter Bunny.CLICK HERE

GENGHIS KHAN: THE GREAT CIVILIZER- Sat Jan 26- Sun April 28, Gulf Coast Exploreum, downtown Mobile

Discover the man behind the legend in the blockbuster exhibition experienced by over a million people around the world. Through artifacts, performers, artwork, and other historically significant items, discover the eye-opening story of the world’s most well-known conqueror, civilizer and innovator.  CLICK HERE

PENSACOLA ICE FLYERS HOCKEY vs MACON MAYHEM- Fri 7:35; Sat 7:05pm, Pensacola Bay Center, CLICK HERE


US (R) - A family's serenity turns to chaos when a group of doppelgängers begins to terrorize them. Stars Lupita Nyong'o, Winston Duke, Elisabeth Moss. Directed by Jordan Peele (“Get Out”)

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