Best Bets For The Weekend, Mar 5- Mar 7


BOAT SHOW ON THE BAY- Fri 12 noon-6pm; Sat 9am-6pm; Sun 9am-4pm, Battleship Memorial Park

EZN and Auto Lighting of Alabama have teamed up to bring boats to the Battleship for the first ever Boat Show on the Bay! This three day event will be jam packed with food, entertainment, activities, vendors and over 200 boats! CLICK HERE   

BELLINGRATH’S BEERS & BLOOMS- Sat 12 noon-6pm, Bellingrath Gardens, Theodore

Hear great music from local bands, and enjoy the chance to sample a wide variety of craft brews, shop with local vendors, and feast with a selection of food trucks, all in the beautiful surroundings of the springtime Gardens.

Gates open at 11: 30 a.m. and the music begins at noon. Bring a chair or blanket and relax on the Great Lawn! CLICK HERE

SUN BELT BASKETBALL - Fri-Mon, Pensacola Bay Center

This weekend, the Sun Belt Conference women’s and men’s basketball tournaments will be held here in Pensacola. This is your chance to see two tickets punched to this year’s NCAA basketball tournaments.  CLICK HERE

LEGENDS IN CONCERT: CELEBRATE VEGAS - Wed-Sat 7pm, Sun 3pm, OWA Theater, OWA, Foley

Celebrate Vegas will feature four artists that have had the greatest impact on the entertainment capital of the world over the last 60 years. The line-up will include tributes to the stars of the original residencies in Las Vegas, the Chairman of the Board, Frank Sinatra and the King of Rock ‘n Roll, Elvis Presley, as well as the Goddess of Pop, Cher, and Lady Gaga, the hottest ticket on the strip in recent years. CLICK HERE  

MOBILE STATE FAIR- Mar 4- Mar 14, opens at 4pm weekdays, 1pm on Sat/Sun, Hank Aaron Stadium

Over 100 Rides, Food Cafes, Concessions , and entertainment at the Mobile State Fair‼️ Also a Petting Zoo, the High Flying Pages Circus, Sea Lion Splash show, Racing Pigs, Magic by Kyle. CLICK HERE

PENSACOLA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA presents RUSSIAN SPECTACULAR- Sat 1:30pm and 7:30pm, Pensacola Saenger Theatre

This annual celebration of music by Russian composers returns featuring one of the most treasured works in the piano repertoire. Join in person or virtually. CLICK HERE  

JERMAINE “FUNNYMAINE” JOHNSON- Fri 7:30pm, Mobile Saenger Theatre, downtown Mobile

Jermaine “Funnymaine” Johnson is a lifetime class clown and fifteen-year stand-up comedy veteranCLICK HERE   

FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK- Fri 6pm-8pm, downtown Fairhope

Enjoy local art and music at various shops throughout downtown Fairhope. Start your Art Walk at the Eastern Shore Art Center, with live music by Ted Donley, pianist. Limited capacity of 75 visitors indoors at a time and masks will be required.  CLICK HERE  

COTTONTAIL EXPRESS- Sat/Sun 10am-3pm, March 6- April 3, Wales West Light Railway, Silverhill

Enjoy a family-friendly steam train ride on Dame Ann to meet the Easter Bunny! Travel by train to the “Bunny Hutch” and enjoy an egg hunt, crafts, refreshments, a miniature train ride, hayless hayride and playgrounds. Guests must purchase tickets online before visiting. CLICK HERE