Best Bets, Weekend of Feb 5- Feb 8


MARDI GRAS LIGHTED BOAT PARADE & FIREWORKS- Sat 6pm, Pensacola Beach

Spectators can safely watch the parade from Little Sabine, the beach boardwalk, and anywhere off the Santa Rosa sound.

Following the boat parade, there will be a dazzling firework display along the Pensacola Beach Boardwalk, starting around 7:45 p.m.  CLICK HERE

MOBILE SAENGER FEBRUARY MOVIE SERIES:

The Saenger is partnering with The Food Pantry At Central and asking patrons to bring canned goods and cleaning products to donate when you come to the theater.

GREASE- Fri 7pm, Mobile Saenger Theatre, CLICK HERE

SNOW WHITE & THE SEVEN DWARFS (1937)- Sun 3pm, Mobile Saenger Theatre, CLICK HERE

THE ALLMAN BETTS BAND- Thurs 8pm, Mobile Saenger Theatre

The sons of Gregg Allman and Dickey Betts have joined forces to form The Allman Betts Band. CLICK HERE   

LODA ARTWALK- Fri 5pm-9pm, Lower Dauphin Art District, downtown Mobile

LoDa ArtWalk celebrates Black History Month on Friday, February 12th! This hybrid event will feature local artists, arts organizations, and downtown businesses - including gallery tours, musical performances, dances, and more. CLICK HERE

DINOSAUR ADVENTURE DRIVE-THRU - Thurs-Sun, Hank Aaron Stadium, Mobile

Bring the entire family to Dinosaur Adventure Drive-Thru where you can take a prehistoric tour featuring 80 life-sized dinosaurs. See a 40 foot T-Rex, 30-foot Brachiosaurus, Triceratops, Velociraptor, and more – all from the comfort and safety of your vehicle. This is a Drive-Thru event. Tickets are sold on a per-day/per-time slot basis and are valid for one vehicle of up to 8 people. CLICK HERE   

LEGENDS IN CONCERT: DIRECT FROM LONDON - ***LAST Week for this show **** Wed-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  

FLORA-BAMA’S 27th Annual CHILI BOWL COOK-OFF- Sat 12noon-2pm, Flora-Bama Lounge & Package, Perdido Key

Enjoy live music and raffles as you sample chili from different teams! All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society. CLICK HERE

USA JAGUAR BASKETBALL vs COASTAL CAROLINA- Fri 6pm, Sat 4pm, USA Mitchell Center CLICK HERE

PENSACOLA ICE FLYERS HOCKEY vs HUNTSVILLE HAVOC- Fri 7:05pm, Pensacola Bay Center

It’s Marvel Super Hero Night! CLICK HERE

DOUBLE BRIDGE RUN- Sat 8am (15K) and 9:30am (6K), Pensacola Beach

Both races, 15k & 6k will begin and end on Pensacola Beach and will include running over the Bob Sikes Bridge twice and into the City of Gulf Breeze. In addition to these course changes, the 15k will also include part of the south section of the Pensacola Bay Bridge. There will be NO AID STATIONS along the course. Instead, runners are encouraged to bring your own water.  CLICK HERE

LIVING HISTORY CREW DRILL- Sat 8am-3pm, USS Alabama Battleship Park

The theme of the winter drill will be WWII – The Atlantic. Historical reenactors, dressed in period uniforms, will demonstrate life aboard the USS ALABAMA during the period that the ship guarded the supply lines in the Atlantic. Be on deck of the ALABAMA at 1:00 p.m. for call to battle stations and watch vintage airplanes attack the ship. The Crew will defend her with guns blazing.  CLICK 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. Now showing at the Crescent Theater in downtown Mobile.