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8/19- 8/21

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LOCAL EVENTS:

 

USA JAGS FAN DAY - Sun 4:00pm- 5:30pm, USA Mitchell Center

Meet Head Football Coach Joey Jones and the rest of the Jaguar football team on “Fan Day”.   Get autographs and pictures of your favorite Jaguar players and SouthPaw.  This is a FREE event and open to the public.  You can purchase South Alabama Football tickets onsite, Pick up y South Alabama game day merchandise, and stick around for South Alabama Soccer versus the Auburn Tigers at 6 p.m. at the Cage…also free admission.  CLICK HERE    

 

 

MOBILE BAYBEARS BASEBALL - Fri/Sat 7:05pm, Sun 5:05pm, Hank Aaron Stadium

The BayBears host the Biloxi Shuckers, with promotions including Friday Night Fireworks and Sunday Funday/Bark in the Park.  CLICK HERE   

 

 

GALLERY NIGHT- Fri 5pm-9pm, downtown Pensacola

Stroll through the charming brick walkways of Downtown Pensacola to experience an eclectic array of music, art and cuisine. Explore galleries and businesses featuring the works of dozens of local artists.  CLICK HERE



PENSACOLA COMIC CONVENTION- Sat/Sun 10am-6pm, Pensacola Interstate Fairground

For Fans of Science Fiction, Horror, Fantasy, Gaming, Celebrity Guests, Comic Books, Video Gaming, Pop Culture, and more.  Costume Contest at 2:00pm both days,.  CLICK HERE  



SHREK THE MUSICAL - Fri/Sat 7:30pm, Sun 2:30pm, Pensacola Little Theatre

The tale of an unlikely hero--an ogre-- who finds himself on a life-changing journey alongside a wisecracking donkey and feisty princess who resists her rescue.  CLICK HERE





HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL:

 

Thursday, 7 pm:

Williamson @ LeFlore



Friday, 7 pm:

 

Mary G Montgomery @ UMS Wright (broadcast live on NewsRadio 710 AM WNTM)

Spanish Fort @ McGill Toolen, UTV44 Game of the Week

Davidson @ Daphne

Mountain Brook @ Gulf Shores

Northview @ Baldwin County

Robertsdale @ Foley

Saraland @ Baker

Theodore @ Northridge

Fairhope @ St Paul’s

Blount @ Vigor

St. James @ Bayside Academy

Cottage Hill Christian @ Satsuma

Chickasaw @ BC Rain

Northview (FL) @ J.U. Blacksher

Tate at Pensacola HS (7:30pm) Catholic at Niceville Choctaw at Pace Escambia at Lincoln Pine Forest at West Florida

 





CONCERTS:



LYLE LOVETT & HIS LARGE BAND - Sun 7pm, Mobile Saenger Theatre, CLICK HERE   



RALPHIE MAY- Fri 8pm, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi, CLICK HERE    



BILLY CURRINGTON- Fri 8pm, IP Casino Biloxi, CLICK HERE



MICHAEL GRIMM - Sat 8pm, IP Casino Biloxi, CLICK HERE      



BLUES ON THE BAY- Sun 6pm, Community Maritime Park, Pensacola

Free concert featuring the Reunion Band. Pack your coolers and bring your lawn chairs or blankets.  CLICK HERE  







MOVIES:

 

 

KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS (PG) - A young boy named Kubo must locate a magical suit of armor worn by his late father in order to defeat a vengeful spirit from the past. Featuring the voices of Charlize Theron, Matthew McConaughey, Ralph Fiennes.



WAR DOGS (R) - Based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a $300 million contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan--a deal that puts them in business with some very shady people, not the least of which turns out to be the U.S. Government. Stars Miles Teller and Jonah Hill



BEN-HUR (PG13)- The epic story of Judah Ben-Hur (Jack Huston), a prince falsely accused of treason by his adopted brother, an officer in the Roman army. After years at sea, Judah returns to his homeland to seek revenge, but finds redemption. Also stars Morgan Freeman



CAPTAIN FANTASTIC (R) - In the forests of the Pacific Northwest, a father devoted to raising his six kids with a rigorous physical and intellectual education is forced to leave his paradise and enter the world, challenging his idea of what it means to be a parent.  Now showing at the Crescent Theater in downtown Mobile.    

 

 

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS - Sat 7pm, Pensacola Saenger Theatre

The Saenger Classic Movie Series continues with the 1951 musical starring Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron.  CLICK HERE