Fall Festival Guide

Haunted Ducktours
2703 Battleship Parkway, Mobile
September 29 through October 29, 2016
For centuries Mobile has been home to pirates, vagabonds, miscreants, soldiers, and ladies of the night. While their bodies may be gone their souls remain. Embark on a spine-tingling tour of Mobile and the Mobile River as we search along our haunted city streets for these forgotten souls who linger somewhere between today and the afterlife. While this tour is quite creepy this is a family attraction! Cost – $20 Adults, $12.50 Kids (3-12), $0 (Infants-2 years).
(251) 802-8687 www.gulfcoastducks.com

Wales West
(Ad Sponsor)

September 30 through October 31, 2016
Ride a real Steam Train to the Haunted Barn Maze and Pumpkin Patch, decorate a FREE Pumpkin, enjoy Refreshments, Miniature Train Ride, Hay Ride, and Children’s Bounce House. Exciting Pumpkin Canon, Pony Rides/Petting Zoo, Cafe and Gift Shop available for a slight fee. Day trains kiddie-friendly. Scary night trains begin at 7:00pm. Open Friday’s, 5:00pm to 9:00pm, Saturdays and Sundays, 1:00pm to 9:00pm. Starting October 24 open every day: 5:00pm to 9:00pm week nights, 1:00pm to 9:00pm weekends. Sign up early on web site for discounts. $15 per person, plus tax; children 2 and under, FREE. All Aboard! Located on Co Rd. 9 between Fairhope and Silverhill, 1.5 mi. south of 48 or 2.5 mi. north of 32.
(888) 569-5337 or (251) 232-2322
www.waleswest.com

TenSixtyFive
Downtown Mobile, Mobile
September 30 through October 2, 2016
TenSixtyFive is a laid back street party celebrating music, local artists and makers, and locally owned establishments in Downtown Mobile. We will showcase local, regional, and national bands on two main stages, as well as a kids zone and a local art market, all weekend long. This fun Free event will feature 2 stages. The lineup for the weekend – Friday – September 30 –Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Moon Taxi, Blind Melon, Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears, Los Colognes. Saturday-October 1 – Seether, Dirty Heads, The Struts, Starset, 7Horse, Infant Richard and the Delta Stones. Sunday – October 2 – Counting Crows, Wet Willie, Mulligan Brothers, Paw Paw’s Medicine Cabinet.
www.tensixtyfive.com

Thriller Night of Lights
755 Bolling Brothers Boulevard, Mobile
September 31 through October 31, 2016
Looking for fun entertainment instead of the scary Halloween activities this October? New show opening this fall season in Mobile, Alabama! Thriller Nights of Lights is a family-friendly drive-thru light show synchronized to music playing through your car radio. Displays of giant spiders, spooky eyes, friendly ghosts, and tumbling scarecrows are just a few of the displays to see dancing to a fun variety of music. The only show of its kind in the country, Thriller Nights of Lights will thrill kids and adults of all ages. Open dusk til 10:00pm. $6 per person, ages 3 and under are free.
www.thrillernightsoflights.com

Magnolia Corn Maze
(Ad Sponsor)

15275 County Road 49, Summerdale
October 1 through November 5, 2016
Magnolia Corn Maze is opening October 1 – November 5 for the 2016 Season. This year Magnolia Corn Maze is again putting in two corn mazes. We hope you will come out and get lost in one of the two corn fields we offer. Enjoy the pumpkin patch, cow train, petting zoo, pig races, pony rides, corn cannons, games, hop-along rodeo, campfires and more! Magnolia Farms Paintball open every weekend.
(251) 605-7216 www.magnoliacornmaze.com

Seward Farms
(Ad Sponsor)

10836 Tanner Williams Rd, Lucedale, MS
October 1 through November 5, 2016
Come to the border of Mississippi and Alabama on Tanner Williams Road, and you’ll find tons of family fun, fresh air, twisting corn maze, fantastic food, and an evening by a crackling fire! In celebration of the 50th anniversary of “It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown – we are bringing to you one of the most memorable experiences of a lifetime. We have a challenging corn maze, pig races, hayrides and cow train, giant jumping pillow, tube slide, corn cannon, and Farm animals and goat walk, field of fright and pony rides. Our flexible hours and admission allows you to choose how many activities are right for your family and budget, but we have to say, the All Day Pass is a terrific bargain for a full day of fun! Our Wagon Wheel Cafe offers delicious barbeque sandwiches, pulled pork, hotdogs, drinks and more. We have birthday Huts and party pavilions available by reservation for special events and birthdays. Make reservations now for a fire pit for your group for a perfect evening. Join us October 1st, 2016 for American Heroes Day – All members of the U.S. Military, retired and active duty, firefighters, law enforcement, EMS personnel, along with their dependents, with valid ID are admitted free! The pumpkin barn opens in October with a great selection of perfect pumpkins for your jack-o-lanterns and decorations. October 8 – Peanuts Movie Night, October 1, 8 & 15 – Bay Area Food Bank Drive, October 15, 22 and 29 will be the dates to join us if you dare for a Halloween Scare! Hauntings begin at dusk (doors open at 6:00pm). October 29 is Trick or Treat Saturday, Come meet your favorite cartoon characters. November 5 is Grandparents Day. Hours of operation: Open Saturdays 10:00am-9:00pm Closed Fridays & Sundays. Monday thru Thursday: field trips by reservation. NOTE: Cash Only, No Credit Cards, No Personal Checks.
(228) 641-3936 www.sewardfarms.com

Pumpkin Patch at Christ UMC
6101 Grelot Road, Mobile
October 1 through October 31, 2016
It’s that time of year again….time for the Children’s Ministry’s annual Pumpkin Patch! We are excited to see the lawn at Christ UMC covered with gourds and pumpkins of all shapes and sizes! From the smallest to the largest pumpkin, you’re sure to find the best pumpkins for holiday decorating or to use as the perfect backdrop for fall family photos. If you’ve been before, we look forward to seeing you again. If you haven’t been yet, plan on joining us this year! Times Sunday: Noon – dusk, Monday – Saturday: 9:00am –dusk. We’ll see you at the Patch! Many exciting activities: October 5 Pirates and Princesses Picnic – Preschoolers, 11:00am – 12:00pm at The Pumpkin Patch. Come dressed as your favorite pirate or princess for a fun time at The Patch. We will decorate pumpkins and then picnic, so don’t forget to bring your lunch! Cost $5. Register at christumcchildren.com/register by Monday, October 3. October 26 – It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown at the Pumpkin Patch for families with children up to 5th Grade, 6:00pm-7:00pm. Join us for a special screening of “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown!” We will sit under the pumpkin tent to watch this favorite Halloween classic on the big screen. Popcorn, cotton candy and drinks will be served. After the movie, children can decorate a small pumpkin to take home. There is no cost to attend Movie Night in the Pumpkin Patch. Rain location: Christ Center Gym.
(251) 342-0462 www.christumcmobile.com

Tanner Williams Pumpkin Patch
1550 Grand Bay Wilmer Road North, Mobile
October 1 through 31, 2016
Join us at the Tanner Williams Pumpkin Patch from October 1-October 31. Our hours are 10:00am-7:00pm Monday – Saturday and 12:00pm-7:00pm on Sundays. Join us October 8 for our Fall Festival – games, old timey demonstrations, decorated cake contest, cake walk, kids crafts, face painting and much more! October 22 will be Movie in the Park night with popcorn and a kid friendly film. October 29 will be our Trunk or Treat at 6:00pm . Come trick or treat with our church family and enjoy free hot dogs and chips.
(251) 649-4752

Art at the Park
3321 Sollie Road, Mobile
October 7 and 8, 2016
Art at the Park will be held at Oak Park Church. Arts, businesses, crafts door prizes and refreshments. Proceeds benefit Oak Park Missions.
(251) 633-6110 oakparkministries.com

Dauphin Way Methodist Pumpkin Patch
Corner of Dauphin and Catherine Streets, Mobile
October 12 through October 31, 2016
Come to the Pumpkin Patch! The patch will be open 7 days a week beginning October 12th. Hours of operation: Monday-Friday 9:00am-6:00pm, Saturday 10:00am-6:00pm, and Sunday 12:00pm-6:00pm. You will find pumpkins of all sizes, shapes and even some different colors along with gourds for your fall decorations. Field trips are offered Tuesday – Friday from 9:00am-12:00pm with an appointment. Appointments may be made by emailing lfoster@dauphinwayumc.org or calling (251) 378-7532. Field trips are $2 or $3. For $2 each child receives a small pumpkin, experiences story time, and an informational time about how and where the pumpkins were grown and they get to pick out their very own pumpkin. The $3 field trip also includes a hayride. The patch is located at the corners of Catherine and Dauphin in the parking lot across from the church.
(251) 471-1511 www.dauphinwayumc.org

Greek Fest 2016
50 South Ann Street, Mobile
October 13 through October 15, 2016
Welcome to Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church’s Greek Festival! Share our food, music, and heritage with friends and neighbors. Thank you for coming out to experience Greece in Mobile, Alabama – a yearly opportunity to eat, dance, shop, and be entertained as if you were in Greece itself! Enrich your senses with sights and sounds of Greece. We have live music and dancers, as well as activities just for the kids. As always, the food, desserts, and libations are sure to please, from the lamb to the always popular baklava. The ladies will be ready to take your order, with handmade baklava and assorted Greek pastries boxed to go! There’s a treasure of Greek jewelry, paintings, clothing, imports, and more available in our indoor marketplace as well. Thursday – Saturday from 11:00am-10:00pm.
(251) 438-9888 www.greekfestmobile.org

Shrimp Festival
Highway 59 ends and intersects with Highway 182, Gulf Shores
October 13 through October 16, 2016
Savor fresh from the gulf seafood at the 45th Annual National Shrimp Festival during this four-day event that attracts over 250,000 people. The festival is one of the nation’s premier outdoor festivals featuring over 300 vendors that offer fine art, arts & crafts, a retail marketplace, outdoor village, and of course, SHRIMP!! Two stages offer continuous musical entertainment while the little one’s attention is captured in the Children’s Activity Village where they create their own “art” and participate in other fun-filled activities. his year we will host the 4th Annual Shrimp Festival Singing for Scholarships which will take place Saturday on the west stage. This contest features the best of the best youth talent from Baldwin County. Saturday is Sand Sculpture Day! Join us Saturday Morning for the family friendly sand sculpture contest. Prizes included cash and trophies! There is something for everyone at the festival. Runner and walkers can enter the 10K and 5K races on Saturday, October 15 to help work off some of the great food at the festival. All net proceeds of the Run will be donated to Coastal Baldwin Education Enrichment. Hours: Thursday – Saturday from 10:00am-10:00pm and Sunday from 10:00am-5:00pm in Gulf Shores where highway 59 ends and intersects with highway 182.
myshrimpfest.com

Something Special for Saturday at Moorer/Springhill Branch
4 McGregor South, Mobile
October 15, 2016
Calling all children, ages 5 and Up! Learn how to make Pine Cone Bats. For more information, email ftigner@mplonline.org.
(251) 470-7770 www.mobilepubliclibrary.org

Little Sisters of the Poor Lawn Party
1655 McGill Avenue, Mobile
October 16, 2016
Mark your calendars for Sunday, October 16th for our 45th annual Lawn Party here at Sacred Heart Residence. This year’s version could be the most entertaining ever! Pelican 212 will be our entertainment for the afternoon. Billed as the “shortest horn-band” in the world, these seven youngsters feature 11-year-old twin trumpet players. They specialize in “Cajun-Soul” and have appeared on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Kimmel, and Steve Harvey’s “Little Big Shots”. They will play from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm. They recently returned from shows in Germany and Albania. This family will be a don’t-miss treat for your family! Visitors can enjoy our delicious food and beverages while the kids play at our Kid’s World with giant slides and Mr. Gee’s Balloons and face-painting. Don’t forget the pony rides and petting zoo as well as the famous kid’s train ride. Admission is free and all proceeds go directly to the care of our elderly poor residents.
(251) 476-6335 littlesistersofthepoormobile.org

Trick or Trot 5K and Scary Scurry Fun Run for USA Children’s & Women’s
(Ad Sponsor)

University of South Alabama Moulton Tower, Mobile
October 21, 2016
On Friday, October 21, 2016, USA Children’s and Women’s supporters and friends will come together again for the Fourth Annual “Trick or Trot” 5K and Fun Run to raise funds for the Pediatric Emergency Department. This great race will take place at Moulton Tower at the University of South Alabama. This event is filled with family fun, running, trick-or-treating and children’s activities with great food and drinks. The 5K will start at 6:00 p.m. The Fun Run will begin at 7:00 p.m. and is open to walkers and runners of all ages. After race festivities include trick or treating, pumpkin decorating, a photo booth, bounce houses, outdoor movie, train rides, games, music, food and drinks! To date, this race has raised nearly $100,000 for the hospital! Wristbands for Post Race Activities-Each registered runner will receive one wristband in their race bag. Runners can purchase additional wristbands here or day of at the registration tent. Non-Race participants can also purchase wristbands at the Registration Tent day of. For more details, please visit bit.ly/TrickorTrot16.
www.usahealthsystem.com/trick-or-trot

Movie Time – Hotel Transylvania 2
Moorer Library/Spring Hill Branch, Mobile
October 21, 2016
The Mobile Public Library Moorer/Spring Hill Branch hosts Movie Time with Mr. Butch at 4:00pm. Today’s feature will be Hotel Transylvania 2. The film is rated PG and runs 89 minutes.
(251) 470-7770 ftigner@mplonline.com

Pirate Night at the Museum
111 South Royal Street, Mobile
October 21, 2016
Pirates invade the museum! Join us to learn about the pirates of the Mobile Bay area, the Gulf Coast and the Caribbean at this unique Halloween event. Come dressed as a pirate, princess, or other character. There will be a scavenger hunt, storytelling, a costume contest, a make a treasure map activity, goody bags with pirate loot, sword fighting demonstrations, and more! Time: 5:00pm-9:00pm. Admission is $10 for adults, $7.50 for children ages 13-17, $5 for children ages 6-12, and children 5 and under get in for free! Please call (251) 301-0270 for more information or to make a reservation.
(251) 301-0270  www.museumofmobile.com

Christ United Methodist Church – Family Fun Day
6101 Grelot Road, Mobile
October 22, 2016
Our annual Fall Family Day will happen on Saturday, October 22th from 9:00am – 1:00pm. During Fall Family Day, children can enjoy bouncing on inflatables, a petting zoo, hay rides, face painting, Pumpkin Chunkin’ a performance by the Children’s Ministry Puppet Team and live music. We will have delicious foods and treats for sale, including snow cones, cotton candy and hotdogs.
(251) 342-0462 www.christumcmobile.com

Lil’ Ghouls and Goblins Halloween Gathering
350 Oakleigh Place, Mobile
October 22, 2016
Bring your little ones in costume to Historic Oakleigh House for a Halloween gathering. We will have face painting, crafts, story time, games and special treats! Children 12 and under, only please. $5 per child.
(251) 432-1281 www.historicoakleigh.com

Dauphin Way Methodist Fall Festival
Corner of Dauphin and Catherine Streets, Mobile
October 23, 2016
The festival takes place in the Pumpkin Patch at the corner of Catherine and Dauphin Street. The festival will be held from 2:30pm-4:30pm and is FREE. Costumes are acceptable, but not required. Popcorn, drinks, snow cones, and cotton candy will be available along with a train ride, inflatables, dunk tank (.50/throw) and other activities for kids.
(251) 471-1511 www.dauphinwayumc.org

Woofstock
Bienville Square, Mobile
October 23, 2016
Woofstock will spread out over an entire city block allowing for even more fun activities, vendor booths, contests and more! We invite humans and their canine companions to spend the day listening to live, local music, enjoying the great food and libations and of course, let’s not forget the ever popular Weiner Dog Race and all-time favorite Doggie Costume Contest. This event benefits The Animal Rescue Foundation. Gates open at 11:00pm. Cost – Adults $10/Children $5.
www.woofstockmobile.com

St. Mary Parish Trunk or Treat
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107 North Lafayette Street, Mobile
October 27, 2016
The pre-Halloween event features decorated cars with trunks of candy for trick or treaters. Prizes for best trunk, and best costumes. Plenty of activities for children to include arts and crafts, and cookie decorating. Time: 5:00pm-7:00pm. The cost is $1 per walk up per trick or treater. All those who would like to participate with a decorated car and a trunk full of treats can reserve a spot by contacting Laurel Wallace at lwallace@stmarymobile.org or (251) 432-8678.
(251) 432-8678 www.stmarymobile.org

Halloween Spooktacular
Saraland Public Library, Saraland
October 27, 2016
Join us at 6:00pmm for Monster Hand Punch and Graveyard Pudding Cups! Try on different Halloween costumes, make some crafts, and Trick or Treat throughout the Library.
(251) 675-2879

House of Bounce Halloween
6368 Cottage Hill Road, Mobile
October 27, 2016
House of Bounce – Halloween. It’s A Boo-Tastic Halloween on Thursday from 10:00am-12:30pm Jump on in for our Boo-tastic Costume Contest & Open Jump Fun. Dance, Jump, Slide and Sing with your Friends in your Halloween Costume! Every Child in Costume will receive a Treat Bag and 1 Lucky Costume Winner will receive a SPECIAL GIFT! $8.00 per child.
(251) 666-3456 www.houseofbouncemobile.com

Halloween Haunt
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Spanish Fort Town Center, 29000 Bass Pro Drive
October 28, 2016
Join us at Town Center Park for some spooky fun: trick-or-treating, local food trucks, live DJ, mini-train rides and more!
855-411-7545 christy@gravitypromo.com

Greater Gulf State Fair
(Ad Sponsor)

1035 North Cody Road, Mobile
October 28 through November 6, 2016
It’s time for the Fair! The Grounds will host the 62nd annual Greater Gulf State Fair. This year’s Fair will feature a new theme “Fair Takes Flight” which aims to host feature the greatness of everything flight related under one roof as well as more than 30 adult rides, 30 kid rides and a must-see entertainment line-up!
(251) 344-4573 www.thegroundsmobile.com

Pump It Up Not-So-Scary Halloween Jump
741-A Hillcrest Road, Mobile
October 28, 2016
Halloween is simply spook-tacular when you’re bouncing, laughing, sliding, and howling at our Halloween Jump Night! Cost: $8 plus tax per child- includes up to 2 hours of playtime, face painting and costume contests too! Parents stay and play for FREE! RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED as space is limited for the safety of the children. Socks and signed waived required. Parents must stay with children- not a drop off. Note: Wear your “Play Safe” costume – For the safety of our guests, costumes may not include: masks, jewelry, capes or other hanging items, or heavy make-up. Times: 6pm-8pm.
(251) 342-3940 www.pumpitupparty.com/mobile-al

5 Rivers Halloween Bash
30945 Five Rivers Boulevard, Spanish Fort
October 29, 2016
5 Rivers Halloween Bash! 10am-4pm, Free, Family Fun! Our favorite time of year! On Saturday, Oct 29 from 10:00am-4:00pm, we will have our FREE, family friendly Halloween celebration. There will be crafts, music, movies, trail rides, games, $5 boat tours, food trucks, and a costume contest at 1:00pm.
(251) 625-0814 www.Alabama5Rivers.com

Annual Renaissance Festival
51 Bienville Boulevard, Dauphin Island
October 29, 2016
The Barony of Osprey will present Life in the Middle Ages. You will see Knight in Armor as they storm the castle, view melee’s and sieges. Visit with Lords, Ladies, Artist and Medieval Merchants. Watch our resident Blacksmith demonstrate his craft in the Fort’s original Blacksmith Shop.
dauphinisland.org

Boo at Bellingrath: Tricks and Treats
12401 Bellingrath Gardens Road, Mobile
October 29, 2016
Dress up your little ghosts and goblins and come to Bellingrath Gardens and Home for Boo at Bellingrath, a day of Halloween fun in the Gardens. The Gardens will be filled with Halloween-themed inflatables to guide visitors along the pathways to the Great Lawn. Local businesses and organizations will set up numerous treat stations to hand out candy and trinkets to trick-or-treaters. Magic shows led by Dr. Gee of Dr. Gee’s Magic and Balloons and entertainment by Back Pew Riders. The event will begin at 11:00am and end at 3:00pm. Guests are also invited to enjoy culinary delights from local food trucks! In addition, hands-on crafts and activities will be offered at different locations in the Gardens to entertain parents and children alike. Although the official hours for Boo at Bellingrath are 11:00am to 3:00pm, the Gardens will be open during the regular hours of 8:00am to 5:00pm. Admission is $13 for adults and $7.50 for ages 5-12. There is no charge for Bellingrath members and children 4 and younger. Registration is encouraged, please call (251) 973-2217.
(251) 973-2217 bellingrath.org

City of Chickasaw Founders Day
604 Dumont Street , Chickasaw
October 29, 2016
We are celebrating Chickasaw Founders Day with a fun-filled Founder’s Day festival. This celebration is sponsored by our Chamber of Commerce and features kid’s games and activities, such as a football toss and face painting, as well as entertainment for the whole family, including live music, dancing, costume contests and a silent auction. The festival also includes good food from various local vendors as well as arts and crafts vendors.
chickasawchamber.com

Dog River Ghost Chase
5K/Goblin Gallop
4960 Dauphin Island Parkway, Mobile
October 29, 2016
The 7th Annual Dog River Ghost Chase 5K River Run and Gobin Gallop will be held on Saturday, October 29th at 5:00pm. Spectacular views of Dog River and Mobile Bay from the top of the Dog River bridge make this fun pre-Halloween event one of the most popular fall races in Mobile and Baldwin County. After race party with include food and beverages for race participants. The proceeds from this event will go towards Dog River Clearwater Revival’s efforts to improve the water quality of Dog River; preserving fun days on the water for future generations. Pre-register by mail, in person at McCoy Outdoor or Run-N-Tri in Mobile or Running Wild in Fairhope, or online. Pre-registered: Adults $20, Children (12 and under) $15. Day of Race: Adults $25, and Children (12 and under) $15. Race day registration from 3 – 4:30 PM at the Dockside Marina.
www.dogriver.org

Halloween at the Naval Aviation Museum
October 29, 2016
Experience a free, fun-filled, family-friendly Halloween event at the 18th Annual Halloween at the Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Ghouls and ghosts of all ages are encouraged to dress up in costume and explore the Museum’s 350,000 square feet of exhibit space. Trick-or-treat stations will be located throughout the Museum. Free admission for kids in costume to “The Magic of Flight” Giant Screen Theater movie and Blue Angel 4D Experience in Hangar Bay One when accompanied by a paying adult. Get your picture made during the mascot meet-and-greet from 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. and again from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. in the Blue Angels Atrium.
(850) 453-2389 www.NavalAviationMuseum.org

Halloween Fun at the Exploreum
65 Government Street, Mobile
October 29, 2016
All the kids’ labs at the Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center will feature hands on Halloween fun.
(251) 208-6893 www.exploreum.com

Trunk or Treat at Moorer/Spring Hill Library
Moorer/Spring Hill Branch
October 29, 2016
Join us for Pumpkin Paintings, crafts, and “Trunk or Treating” in the parking lot from 3:00pm – 6:00pm.
(251) 470-7770

Zoo Boo
15161 Ward Road, Wilmer
October 29, 2016
Join us at the Zoo for Trick or Treating, Bounce House, Games, Animal Encounter, Snake Encounter, Petting Zoo, Tiger Feeding and Vendors. Adult Admission 13 and up $8.50 Child’s Admission 12 and Under FREE if in Full Costume. Seniors $7.50. Concessions will be available. Animal Food $3.00.
(251) 207-9423

Ashland Place United Methodist Trunk or Treat
15 Wisteria Avenue, Mobile
October 30, 2016
Please join us for family-friendly festivities! Our Trunk-or-Treat features a live DJ, bouncy house, carnival games, hot dogs, popcorn, and tons of candy and treats from a variety of themed trunks. The more, the merrier — so bring a friend! Time: 4:00pm-5:30pm. For more information, contact Amy True, Director of Children’s Ministries, at true@apumc.com or (251) 478-6356.
(251) 478-6356 www.apumc.com

Saraland United Methodist Church Trunk or Treat
415 McKeough Avenue, Mobile
October 30, 2016
Join us for our Trunk or Treat on Monday, Oct. 31, from 6:00-7:30. We’ll have hot dogs, chips, and drinks for everyone to enjoy. There will be cars for Trunk or Treat, crafts, a bounce house, and a hayride! EVERYONE is encouraged to come in costume…adults, too! If it rains, come inside and join us in the Fellowship Hall! We hope to see you there!
(251) 675-2728 saralandumc.org

Witches Ride – Mobile
57 North Claiborne Street, Mobile
October 30, 2016
Calling all Witches! We are partnering with the Fairhope Witches Ride to bring the Witches Ride to Mobile! On October 30th, we challenge you to get your best, most fabulous witches costume together and hop on your broom (aka your bicycle – yeah decorate that, too!) for a fun ride around downtown Mobile and DeTonti Square. Yes, Warlocks are welcome to register to ride with your Witches! The ride will end with a fabulous block party with live music, libations, and food from local food trucks and our party hosts, The Blind Mule. Prizes for best dressed witch and raffles will be happening, too! All of this fun benefits a good cause – Delta Dogs, a local non-profit that helps provide free spay/neuter and veterinary services to the pets of Mobile’s community in need. Time: 5:00pm. This is an 18+ ride. No children or trailers will be allowed due to the nature of the event and for rider safety. We encourage families to watch the Witches and Warlocks on parade. We will be throwing candy to everyone watching! Families are welcome to meet up with their riders at the block party.
mobiledeltadogs.org

Halloween Fun at the Ben May Library
Ben May Main Branch, Mobile
October 31, 2016
Put on your costumes and join us for crafts and Trick or Treating throughout the Library from 4:00pm – 5:00pm.
(251) 208-7086

Historic Ghost Tour of Mobile and Mobile’s Mardi Gras Museum
751 Dauphin Street, Mobile
October 31, 2016
You will meet at the Manor for the tour then Board a 55 Passenger Coach at 7:00pm and enjoy stories of ghosts, spirits and strange happenings of historic Mobile. Your guide on the bus will tell the stories as they come to life on the streets of the city by the Mobile Mystery Dinner Players. Hold on to your hat because some of the ‘ghosts’ actually get on the bus!! You will meet characters out of Mobile history. Advance reservations are required. $45.00.
(251) 479-9970 or 800-338-5597
www.mobilemysterydinners.com

Movie Time – Hotel Transylvania
Parkway Branch Library, Mobile
October 31, 2016
The Mobile Public Library Parkway Branch hosts Movie Time at 3:15pm. Today’s feature will be Hotel Transylvania. The film is rated PG and runs 91 minutes.
(251) 470-7766

Shadow Lawn Baptist Church
5665 Dogwood Trail, Eight Mile
October 31, 2016
Our Free Family Christian Alternative Trunk a Treats. We will have games, candy and goodies. The fun is from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Like us on Facebook Shadow Lawn Baptist Church.
(251) 675-1447 slbc@att.net

Snow Road First Baptist Fall Trunk & Treat
2370 Snow Road North, Semmes
October 31, 2016
More than 30 trucks decorated and full of candy! We will also have popcorn, hair wraps, arts & crafts, face painting, free hot dogs, chips & drinks, and more! Admission is free to everyone. 6:00 pm – dark.
(251) 649-7722

Trick or Treat at the Library
West Regional Branch, Mobile
October 31, 2016
Calling all children – put on your costume and join us for Trick or Treating throughout the Library from 4:00pm – 6:00pm.
(251) 340-8571

Trick or Treat in Green Park – Dauphin Island
Green Park, Dauphin Island
October 31, 2016
Town of Dauphin Island’s 7th Annual Trick or Treat in Green Park. Bring your little ghost and goblins to a fun night for everyone.
www.townofdauphinisland.org

West Mobile Baptist Trunk or Treat
7501 Airport Boulevard, Mobile
October 31, 2016
West Mobile Baptist will have Trunk or Treat on Monday, October 31. 6:00pm – 8:00pm. Everything is free including food, games, candy, and inflatables. Join us for fun and fellowship for the whole family. Invite your friends!
(251) 639-9952 www.wemochurch.org

Woodridge Baptist Church “Harvest Celebration” Fall Festival
2700 Schillinger Road South, Mobile
October 31, 2016
Join us October 31st from 5:30pm – 7:30pm for our annual community-wide “Harvest Celebration” fall festival! Children and students of all ages are welcome. Enjoy inflatables, trunk or treat, popcorn, soft drinks, corn dogs, games and candy!
(251) 776-4912 www.woodridgebc.com

Alabama Pecan Festival
5055 Carol Plantation Road, Mobile
November 4 through November 6, 2016
This family-oriented festival at the Tillman’s Corner Community Center features a carnival atmosphere with rides, food, face painting, arts and crafts, and jewelry. Free grandstand events include a classic country and western show, a Sunday gospel show with topnotch entertainers, and more. Bring the grandparents and bring the kids. There is something for everyone. Friday- 5:00pm until; Saturday- 9:00am until; Sunday- 11:00am until. FREE!
(251) 401-5555 www.alabamapecanfestival.com

Fourth Annual Stockton Sawmill Days
51233 Highway 225 North, Stockton
November 12, 2016
Step back in time on the site of Alabama’s firs sawmill as Stockton celebrates its history and heritage as a sawmill town. Draft animals pulling logs; professional lumberjacks demonstrating log-rolling, pole-climbing, crosscut sawing and boom-walking, lumberjack sport camp where pros teach young and old alike the art of log-rolling and cross-cut sawing; living history demonstrations – basket making, spinning, weaving, horseshoeing, blacksmithing, syrup making, grist mill, Indian camp, cooking in cast iron pots, oxen and sheep and others. Churn butter, shell corn, gather eggs, and hunt for treasure in a sawdust pile. Live music. Buck dancing contest. “Hayride History Tour” of the park compliments of Baldwin Co. Dept. of Archives & History. Flap jacks & syrup, Sawmill Biscuits, tomato gravy, fried catfish and cheese grits, cracklings, turnip greens, cornbread, BBQ, funnel cakes, buttermilk pie, plus. Bring a lawn chair. Location: Bicentennial Park – 51233 Hwy. 225 N. Stockton, AL from 9:00am-4:00pm. Tickets: Adults – $10; Children (5-12) $5; under 5 free.
(251) 937-3738 www.stocktonala.com

St. Mary Catholic Mustang Stampede and Fall Festival
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107 North Lafayette Street, Mobile
November 18 and November 19, 2016
St. Mary Catholic School Mustang Stampede and Fall Festival! Friday, November 18: 6 p.m. Family Glow Race: $40 per runner, or $80 per family. (kids run free when 2 adults register). Includes Mustang shorts, great food, music, tunnels, prizes and more! Saturday, November 19: 10:00am-2:00pm St. Mary Fall Festival featuring games, and more great food and fun! Admission is free. Varied costs for game tickets and food and beverage items.
(251) 433-9904 www.stmarymobile.org

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