Best Bets For The Weekend, Jan 22-24


MOBILE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA: FANFARE!- Sat 6pm and 8pm; Sun 1pm and 3:30pm, Mobile Saenger Theatre

The concert opens with Cheatham’s A Brass Menagerie and ends with Saint-Saens’ fun and humorous Carnival of the Animals with MSO principal pianist Robert Holm and Doreen Lee performing the thrilling dual piano part. CLICK HERE

PENSACOLA OPERA presents CARMEN- Wed 7pm; Fri 7:30pm; Sun 2pm, Pensacola Saenger Theatre

Pensacola Opera favorite Elise Quagliata is Carmen— opera’s ultimate seductress whose charms cannot be tamed. Under the power of her spell, rival lovers force her to make a deadly decisionCLICK HERE

LEGENDS IN CONCERT: DIRECT FROM LONDON - Jan 15-Feb 7, Thurs-Sat 7pm, Sun 3pm, OWA Theater, OWA, Foley

In January, four Legends come together to pay tribute to some of the biggest icons in British music (including Elton John, Freddie Mercury, Rod Stewart and George Michael) together on one stage. Direct From London, which enjoyed a very successful run at the theater in the fall of 2020, unfortunately had the engagement shortened due to Hurricane Sally, so a reprise was planned to launch the new seasonCLICK HERE  

THE PRINCESS BRIDE Drive-In Movie- Sat 6:30pm, Ben May Main Library parking lot, downtown Mobile

Load the family in the car & enjoy quality entertainment on the big screen! Free! The Mobile Public Library is launching a new drive-in movie series, free to the publicCLICK HERE   

USA JAGUAR BASKETBALL vs GEORGIA SOUTHERN- Fri 6pm and Sat 4pm, USA Mitchell Center, USA campus CLICK HERE   

Hear the games on Sports Talk 99.5 and iHeartRadio.

ALL STAR MONSTER TRUCKS- Sat/Sun 11:30am (Kids Fun Zone and Track Party); 2pm (showtime), Escambia County Equestrian Center, Pensacola

All new trucks NEVER before seen in Pensacola! Competing in a Jaw-Dropping Best Trick Contest, Full Throttle Racing and the No Rules Freestyle Battle! Monster Lineup includes: PRETTY WICKED, STINGER UNLEASHED, BEARLY TAME, WILD SIDE, and TERMINAL VELOCITYCLICK HERE 

OUR FRIEND (R) - *** Filmed in Fairhope*** After receiving life-altering news, a couple finds unexpected support from their best friend, who puts his own life on hold and moves into their family home, bringing an impact much greater and more profound than anyone could have imagined. Stars Dakota Johnson, Casey Affleck, Jason Segel

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