Best Bets For The Weekend, Apr 23-Apr 25


FLORA-BAMA INTERSTATE MULLET TOSS- Fri-Sun, Flora-Bama Lounge, Perdido Key

Those who participate in the Mullet Toss will throw a dead mullet over the state line of Florida and Alabama to see who gets the farthest. Tossing of the mullet is 10am to 4pm Friday through Sunday, with kids toss at 10am and adults beginning at noon until 4pm, owners & celebrity tossers at 4pm, then finals each day at 4:30pm. It is $15 to toss a mullet and all tossers receive a t-shirt. Proceeds go to local charities. CLICK HERE  

LEGENDS IN CONCERT: CELEBRATE VEGAS - Wed-Sat 7pm, Sun 3pm, through May 30; 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  

TRASH-FREE WATERS DAY AT TRICENTENNIAL PARK- Sat 8am, Tricentennial Park, 2121 Lake Dr, Mobile

The City of Mobile, Mobile Baykeeper, the Mobile Kappa League and Fuse Project are inviting you to a community cleanup in the Three Mile Creek Watershed. Help us get the litter off of the ground before it ends up in our waterwaysCLICK HERE 

ST BENEDICT GERMAN FESTIVAL- Sat 10am-3pm, St. Bartholomew Parish Hall (12795 Illinois St), Elberta

The St. Benedict Catholic School German Festival is celebrating its 48th year! It is a downsized event this year because of Covid. Join us for German Sausages, potato salad and homemade desserts. You can pick it up or order curbside. CLICK HERE  

LILLIAN ARTS AND CRAFT FESTIVAL- Sun 9am-4pm, Lillian Community Center, Lillian, AL

It’s free to get in and you can enjoy a day of family fun with food trucks, entertainment, vendors, raffles, silent auction and more! Benefitting the Lillian Volunteer Fire DepartmentCLICK HERE  

NEEDTOBREATHE with special guest ANDREW RIPP- Sun 8pm, Amphitheater at The Wharf, Orange Beach, CLICK HERE  

PENSACOLA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA presents HAYDEN SYMPHONY No. 94, “SURPRISE”- Sat 1:30pm and 7:30pm, Pensacola Saenger Theatre

Join in person or virtually. Papa Haydn’s characteristic playfulness is on full display with his “Surprise” Symphony, featuring one of the composer’s most famous musical jokes, the startling fortissimo chord in the second movement.  CLICK HERE 

BANDS ON THE BLACKWATER: PEARL CLARKIN- Fri 7pm-9pm, Jernigan’s Landing, Milton

The Spring Series offers a variety of music from local favorites to national touring bands. Bluegrass, country, blues and rock and roll will be performed on the stage in Downtown Milton. Blankets, chairs, and coolers are welcome. No glass containers are allowed. Dancing is highly encouraged!! CLICK HERE   

MUSIC AT MEYER PARK- Thursday 6pm, Meyer Park, Gulf Shores

All Music at Meyer Park concerts are free and open to the public. In the event of rain, the back-up location will be at the Big Beach Brewery. CLICK HERE   

SIP & PAINT- Sat 2pm-6pm, Cooper Riverside Park, downtown Mobile

Relax and have fun painting with a group as we enjoy this outdoor art class together. There'll be music, arts and crafts vendors and a cash bar. Age 21 and above.  CLICK HERE 

MOVIES IN THE PARK: THE LORAX - Fri 8pm, Sage Park, Mobile

In honor of Earth Day, Mobile Parks & Recreation is showing the classic Dr. Seuss tale about the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his environment. Circles will be laid out so families can enjoy the film while social distancing. The movie will begin promptly at dusk. Don’t forget to bring a chair or blanket!

3 Circle Church - Midtown will be graciously giving out hot dogs and sodas. (***In case of rain, the movie will be held at 3 Circle Church - Midtown Campus in their auditoriumCLICK HERE 

SOUTH ALABAMA JAGUAR BASEBALL vs GEORGIA STATE- Fri/Sat 6:30pm; Sun 1pm, Stanky Field, USA campus CLICK HERE

Listen to Jags baseball on Sports Talk 99.5!

PENSACOLA ICE FLYERS HOCKEY vs HUNTSVILLE HAVOC- Fri 7:35pm, Pensacola Bay Center- Fan Appreciation Night CLICK HERE 

PENSACOLA ICE FLYERS HOCKEY vs KNOXVILLE ICE BEARS- Sat 7:05pm, Pensacola Bay Center- Autism Awareness Night CLICK HERE

PENSACOLA ICE FLYERS HOCKEY vs KNOXVILLE ICE BEARS- Sun 4:05pm, Pensacola Bay Center- Fan Appreciation Day CLICK HERE  

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