Best Bets, Mobile/Pensacola Weekend Events 11/22-11/25

11/22- 11/25

LOCAL EVENTS:


POARCH CREEK INDIAN THANKSGIVING POW WOW - Thurs/Fri 10am (gates open); Grand Entry 1pm on Thursday, 12 noon on Friday, Poarch Creek Indian Reservation, 6477 Jack Springs Road, Atmore

The Poarch Creek Indian Reservation in Atmore will hold its 48th annual Pow Wow; the annual event features dancing, drumming contest, a Princess contest, a singing contest and more.  CLICK HERE    


ELF PARADEFri 4pm, old Escambia County Courthouse, 223 Palafox Place, downtown Pensacola

Costumed kids of all ages march alongside an alligator "second line" brass band, Santa, and our characters from stops in the Winterfest Performance Tour. The six-block route takes about 20 minutes, and includes a Christmas song battle, tumbling snowflakes, and plenty of cheer. Parade followed by First City Lights festival kickoff and fireworks!  Elf ears required. Click to download ears.  CLICK HERE   


WINTERFEST presents POLAR EXPRESS THE MOVIE- Sat 6:30pm, Pensacola Saenger Theatre, CLICK HERE    


POLAR EXPRESS PAJAMA PARTY- Sat/Sun 3pm, National Naval Aviation Museum, Pensacola, Children are encouraged to wear their pajamas for the magical journey to the North Pole to find the true spirit of Christmas. CLICK HERE   


CIRQUE DREAMS: HOLIDAZEFri 2pm and 7pm, Mobile Civic Center Theater

This critically-acclaimed extravaganza is a Broadway Musical and new Cirque adventure wrapped into the ultimate holiday gift for the entire family. Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with never before seen performances, over 300 costumes, 20 of the world’s best acts, the finest singers, original music and seasonal favorites. CLICK HERE   


CHRISTMAS NIGHTS OF LIGHTS- Nightly 5:30pm-10pm, Fri Nov 9 through Tues Jan 1st, Hank Aaron Stadium

This drive-thru Christmas light show features thousands of LED lights, synchronized to music playing through your car radio.  NEW THIS YEAR-- a 25-foot singing Santa!  Plus, Monday-Wednesday, enjoy more rockin’ Christmas music; Thursday-Sunday, the show features more traditional Christmas classics.  Rain or shine.  CLICK HERE    


MAGIC CHRISTMAS IN LIGHTSNightly Nov 23- Dec 31 (except Christmas Day) 5pm- 9pm, Bellingrath Gardens, Theodore

Guests stroll through a dazzling light display that features more than 1,100 set pieces, 3 million lights and 15 scenes throughout the 65-acre Garden estate. Magic Christmas in Lights includes nightly choral performances on the South Terrace of the Home on Sundays through Thursdays. CLICK HERE   


WINTER AT THE WHARF-  CLICK HERE    

Ice Skating RinkNov. 16 to Jan. 13

Photos with SantaNov. 16 to Dec. 24

Horse & Carriage Rides- Nov. 18, 25, 30; Dec. 2, 8, 9, 14-16


WINTERFEST PERFORMANCE TOURFri/Sat 4:30pm-8pm, downtown Pensacola

Winterfest's premier tour features 17 performances along a 60-minute trolley trip through Downtown Pensacola. Singing guides accompany you into a world of wonder with scenes from your favorite holiday memories.  CLICK HERE    

    

WALES WEST ARCTIC EXPRESSFri/Sat/Sun 4pm-9pm, 

Ride an authentic Steam Train through a “snowy” wonderland of lights and decorations to the North Pole. Over ONE MILLION lights on display! Petting zoo, pony rides, miniature train rides, a hay-less hayride, bounce house and fun artificial snow.   CLICK HERE    


USA JAGS FOOTBALL vs COASTAL CAROLINASat 2pm, Ladd-Peebles Stadium, ESPN+, CLICK HERE   

It’s Senior Day for the Jags!

Join us for Fan Fest at 11am for live music and free food samples from vendors,

Listen to Jags Football on  96.1 The Rocket, 99.5 The Jag, and iheartradio.com (keyword Jags) all season.


IRON BOWL:  ALABAMA vs AUBURN-  Sat 2:30pm , Tuscaloosa, CBS, CLICK HERE  


FLORIDA  STATE vs FLORIDA - Sat 11 am, Tallahassee, ABC, CLICK HERE   


EGG BOWL:  OLE MISS vs MISSISSIPPI STATEThurs 6:30pm, Oxford, ESPN, CLICK HERE    



THANKSGIVING BASH- Money Bagg Yo, Yung Bleu,  Jacquees, DJ T-Swan - Thurs 9pm, Mississippi Coast Coliseum, Biloxi, CLICK HERE    


RED SUN RISINGFri 8:15pm, Soul Kitchen, downtown Mobile, CLICK HERE      


VINCE NEIL OF MOTLEY CRUEFri 8pm, IP Casino Biloxi, CLICK HERE     


JAMEY JOHNSONSat 8pm, IP Casino Biloxi, CLICK HERE     


MARTINA MCBRIDE, THE JOY OF CHRISTMAS 2018 -Fri 8pm, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino Biloxi, CLICK HERE    


THE NUTCRACKER, PRESENTED BY MS GULF COAST BALLET THEATRESun 3pm and 7pm, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino Biloxi, CLICK HERE    


85 SOUTHSun 7pm, Mobile Saenger Theatre, downtown Mobile, CLICK HERE 


   

MOVIES:


RALPH BREAKS THE INTERNET (PG)- Six years after the events of "Wreck-It Ralph", Ralph and Vanellope, now friends, discover a wi-fi router in their arcade, leading them into a new adventure.  Featuring the voices of  John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Gal Gadot


CREED II (PG13)- Under the tutelage of Rocky Balboa, light heavyweight contender Adonis Creed faces off against Viktor Drago, the son of Ivan Drago.  Stars  Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson 


ROBIN HOOD (PG13)- A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown in a thrilling action-adventure packed with gritty battlefield exploits, mind-blowing fight choreography, and a timeless romance. Stars  Taron Egerton, Jamie Foxx, Ben Mendelsohn


GREEN BOOK (PG13)- A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South. Stars  Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini

 

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