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.

Jun 9 @ 7:00 am – 2:00 pm USS Alabama Battleship Memorial
We are thrilled to be back for our fifth year as we present one of the largest Dragon Boat Festivals in the nation,” said Jessica Wofford, Director of Operations for Fuse Project. The family friendly festival includes children’s activities, all...
Jun 9 @ 7:30 am – 12:00 pm Cathedral Square
The City of Mobile’s Certified Alabama Farmers Market has a new name- Market in the Park -along with a new logo and location. The Spring Market is in Cathedral Square, with not only the vendors you’ve come to love, but...
Jun 9 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Abba Shrine
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. concessions available.
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am Broussard's Piano Gallery
Broussard’s Piano’s announces it’s first Gulf Coast Amateur Piano contest. Registration is open to all pianists ages 14 and up. You must not be employed by a symphony or university as a pianist or piano teacher. No other musical gig...
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Ben May Main Library
Bring your latest knitting project, needles and yarn, for a special time of fellowship and love of knitting at the Ben May Main Library. For the beginners, experienced knitters will be available to help you with your projects.
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am Dog Days Bakery
Join Dog Days Barkery for a Summer Campout party! We’ll have smores for the dogs, an adoption event, a photo booth, giveaways, and more!
Jun 9 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm Alabama Contemporary Art Center
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....
Jun 9 @ 1:00 pm Moorer/Spring Hill Branch
Movie – That Darn Cat
Jun 9 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Weeks Bay Plantation will kick off Harvest Nights on Saturday, May 5 from 4 to 8 p.m., the series continuing every Saturday through June 16. These family-friendly events feature blueberry picking (cost is $8 per pound), market vendors, food trucks...
Jun 9 @ 7:30 pm Joe Jefferson Playhouse
Based on the novel of the same name by E.L. Doctrow, Ahren’s and Flaherty’s Ragtime is a compelling epic capturing the American experience at the turn of the 20th century.
Jun 9 @ 7:30 pm Mobile Theatre Guild
Mobile Theatre Guild presents “Closed Session”. Milton Brown’s “Closed Session” The play takes place in a recording studio. Milton Brown is a Mobile native and multiple award winning, nationally recognized songwriter whose songs have been performed and recorded by some...
Jun 10 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Pillars
A fun afternoon of local makers, bakers, crafters and artists! Live music and local eats! This event is free and open to the public. Family fun and pet friendly!
Jun 10 @ 2:00 pm Joe Jefferson Playhouse
Based on the novel of the same name by E.L. Doctrow, Ahren’s and Flaherty’s Ragtime is a compelling epic capturing the American experience at the turn of the 20th century.
Jun 10 @ 7:30 pm Mobile Theatre Guild
Mobile Theatre Guild presents “Closed Session”. Milton Brown’s “Closed Session” The play takes place in a recording studio. Milton Brown is a Mobile native and multiple award winning, nationally recognized songwriter whose songs have been performed and recorded by some...
Jun 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm West Regional Branch
Come to the Library for games, crafts and so much more!
Jun 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Ben May Main Library
Families with young children are invited to listen to great books, and then build LEGO (Duplo) creations inspired by the stories.
Jun 12 @ 10:00 am Ben May Main Library
Every Tuesday come out for a fun, teen friendly movie.  Bring your friends and neighbors too!
Jun 12 @ 6:00 pm Moorer/Spring Hill Branch
Calling All Families! Come play Bingo at the Library! Prizes will be awarded and lemonade and popcorn will be served.
Jun 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Bellingrath Gardens and Home
Plan a day of summertime fun for the family! Come to Bellingrath Gardens and Home on Wednesday, June 13, for Kids Gulf Discovery Day, an opportunity for children of all ages to learn about the wildlife and ecology of the...
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am Toulminville Branch
Movie – Sing
Jun 13 @ 10:30 am Bellingrath Gardens and Home
Join Bellingrath’s Horticultural Management Team for a guided tour of the Gardens to see our wonderful summer displays, floral borders and new additions. Stay for lunch in our Magnolia Café and check out our new merchandise in the Bellingrath Gift...
Jun 13 @ 1:00 pm Semmes Branch
Movie – Sing
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm Bayou La Batre Community Center
The 4th Annual Alabama Seafood Cook off will be in conjunction with the redesigned 30th annual Taste of the Bayou. You will have the opportunity to sample 4 varieties of Fresh Seafood while watching the chefs prepare their winning dishes!
Jun 14 @ 9:00 am
Learn how to grow tomatoes and make salsa at home. Call to register
Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Bienville Square
Bring the kids out to Bienville Square for summertime fun and enjoy live entertainment, arts and crafts and visits from The Dauphin Island Sea Lab, the Mobile Police and Fire-Rescue Departments and much more!
Jun 14 @ 10:00 am Mobile Botanical Gardens
Join Amanda for monthly presentations on the second Thursday of each month. Amanda will present on topics and/or lead groups on collection tours around the grounds and discuss the plants we have in bloom right now. She will share her...
Jun 14 @ 2:00 pm West Regional Branch
It’s Flag Day! Join us to celebrate Flag Day with a red, white and blue themed story time and craft.
Jun 14 @ 2:00 pm Semmes Branch
Join artist Jaime Lee and other guest presenters, to explore and create unique projects using different art forms each week.
Jun 14 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Lavretta Park
The City of Mobile’s Certified Alabama Farmers Market has a new name- Market in the Park -along with a new logo. The Thursday Market in Lavretta Park has the vendors you’ve come to love, but with new vendors as well!...
Jun 14 @ 8:00 pm West End Beach
Free Family Movie Night at the West End Beach. Movies start at dusk (around 8pm). Snack vendor will be on site during movies. Bring your own folding chairs or beach towels for seating and bug spray, just in case. Admission...