Family Calendar

Want to know what’s happening around town? You’re at the right place!  We love helping families find the perfect activities for getting out with each other and for connecting with our community.

Feb
15
Thu
Cocktails & Creatives: Steven Certilman @ Alabama Contemporary Art Center
Feb 15 @ 5:30 pm

Cocktails & Creatives is a happy hour designed to unite Mobilians interested in creativity and creative pursuits – whether they be working artists, secret poets, tinkerers, or merely curious. At Cocktails & Creatives’ second event, Stamford, Connecticut-based collector Steven Certilman joins us to share his insights into the world of collecting and the unique cultural context of present-day Cuba.

Feb
16
Fri
Mobile Area Orchid Show @ Bellingrath Gardens and Home
Feb 16 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Mobile Area Orchid Society will hold its annual Orchid Show and Sale in the Magnolia Cafe at Bellingrath Gardens and Home. Orchid Society embers will display their best orchids and will be available to answer questions and provide tips on growing and caring for orchids. Vendors will also sell orchids, supplies, and accessories. There is no entry fee to attend the show, but guests are encouraged to tour the Gardens and Home during their visit.

Michael Jackson Tribute @ Saenger Theatre
Feb 16 @ 8:00 pm

Michael Jackson Tribute Concert featuring all his biggest hits.

Feb
17
Sat
Mobile Area Orchid Show @ Bellingrath Gardens and Home
Feb 17 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Mobile Area Orchid Society will hold its annual Orchid Show and Sale in the Magnolia Cafe at Bellingrath Gardens and Home. Orchid Society embers will display their best orchids and will be available to answer questions and provide tips on growing and caring for orchids. Vendors will also sell orchids, supplies, and accessories. There is no entry fee to attend the show, but guests are encouraged to tour the Gardens and Home during their visit.

Battle of Mobile Bay 5K @ Fort Gaines
Feb 17 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

5K race in the Village of Dauphin Island that starts and ends at Historic Fort Gaines. Race is followed by a post-race celebration inside the Fort – food, beverages, music, awards, and door prizes!

Abba Shrine Craft & Attic Show @ Abba Shrine
Feb 17 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

We will have amazing crafts, vendors, antiques and attic items for sale. Something for everyone. Bring a new toy for a chance at a door prize. One chance per toy donated.

Something Special for Saturday @ Moorer/Spring Hill Branch
Feb 17 @ 10:30 am

Visit with friends and make your own paper spinners. Ages 5 and up.

Kids Studio @ Alabama Contemporary Art Center
Feb 17 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Kids Studio @ Alabama Contemporary Art Center | Mobile | Alabama | United States

Kids Studio is a weekly program that encourages children ages 3-10 to explore contemporary art. Activities are designed to stimulate young minds while offering cross-curriculum learning opportunities with hands-on projects. Classes are taught by local artists and trained professional educators. Ages 3-10.

TRAXXAS Monster Truck Tour @ Mobile Civic Center
Feb 17 @ 7:30 pm

Mobile will be motorsport entertainment’s epicenter with the nation’s most competitive MONSTER TRUCKS, as the TRAXXAS Monster Truck Tour invades the Mobile Civic Center on February 17th for ONE MONSTER show! See these incredible 10,000-pound, car crushing giants compete in racing, wheelie contests, and then rock the house with amazing freestyle action during the TRAXXAS Monster Truck Tour! Plus, you can meet the drivers and see the trucks up close at the pre-event Autograph Pit Party!

Mobile Opera presents “Winter Gala” @ Murphy High School
Feb 17 @ 8:00 pm
Mobile Opera presents "Winter Gala" @ Murphy High School | Mobile | Alabama | United States
Enjoy some of the most popular moments from the world’s most beloved operas. This one night only concert will have General Seating and the location will be announced at a later date. Please check our website for location.