Best Bets For The Weekend, Mar 19- Mar 21


PBR PENSACOLA INVITATIONAL- Sat 7pm; Sun 2pm; Pensacola Bay Center

Come see the world’s best bull riding athletes go head-to-head against the toughest animal athletes on the planet in an 8-second man versus beast duel. Experience the unparalleled action where danger, drama and heroic accomplishments are just a part of the game. 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  

GULF COAST REGIONAL MUSTANG & MEGA CAR SHOW- Sat 9am-4pm, OWA, Foley

It’s finally time for the 41st annual Gulf Coast Regional Mustang & Mega Car Show! This family-friendly event was rescheduled from 2020 due to COVID-19. This dazzling car show (presented by the Gulf Coast Regional Mustang Club) will be held at OWA on Saturday, Mar. 20. Guests may attend for free. CLICK HERE

EMERALD COAST MARINE BOAT SHOW AT THE WHARF- Fri/Sat/Sun 8am-5pm, The Wharf, Orange Beach

It’s one of the only shows where you can buy a boat today and be on the water tomorrow! The event features an exciting product offering including new and premium pre-owned boats from a variety of leading national brands. CLICK HERE

FLORA-BAMA'S 8TH ANNUAL BEACH RUN/WALK FOR AMERICA'S WARRIORS- Sat Half Marathon - 7:30 AM Start; 5K - 9:00 AM Start, on the beach behind the Flora-Bama Lounge, Perdido Key

100% of the registration fees of this half marathon and 5K will be donated to the Special Operations Warrior Foundation. CLICK HERE

MOBILE BALLET’S BEAUTY & THE BEAST- Sat 2:30pm and 7:30pm; Sun 2:30pm, Mobile Civic Center Theater

This new Mobile Ballet production by Artistic Director Katia Garza promises thrilling transformations, wild waltzes, and magical characters in a love story at first terrifying but ultimately joyously beautiful. An enchanting tale as old as time... this classic reminds us love conquers any obstacle. Socially distanced seating will be in place and masks are required.  CLICK HERE  

MOBILE OPERA presents THE SECRET MARRIAGE- Fri 7:30pm; Sun 2:30pm, Murphy High School Auditorium

Mobile Opera's live performance of "The Secret Marriage", a comic opera, is FREE to the public but reservations are needed to stay within Murphy High School Auditorium’s COVID-capacity. Masks are requiredCLICK HERE

PENSACOLA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA presents BEETHOVEN & BLUE JEANS- Sat 1:30pm and 7:30pm, Pensacola Saenger Theatre

Join the orchestra in wearing your blue jeans and experiencing this annual celebration, featuring Beethoven’s Third Symphony.  CLICK HERE  

CHILI WARM UP COOKOFF- Sat 1pm-5pm, The Ice Box Bar, Monroe St, Mobile

The Ice Box has teamed up with American Cancer Society to have a Mini Chili Cookoff. This event is 21 and up and free admission. Will have 5-7 teams participating and will be judged by you the people. There will also be our Ice Box Pop Up Market from 1-5.  CLICK HERE

SIP ‘N PAINT (***SOLD OUT****) - Sat 2pm-6pm, Cooper Riverside Park, downtown Mobile

Mobile Parks and Recreation is celebrating Women's History Month with a special Sip and Paint* event in the park. Create your masterpiece in a relaxed environment with help from MPRD’s staff of art instructors. Space is limited so reserve your spot online for only $20. The cost covers an 8x10 canvas, painting supplies and your first designated beverage. *Age 21 and above.  CLICK HERE  

MOVIES IN THE PARK: CHARLIE & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY- Fri 7:30pm- 9:30pm, James M. Seals Jr Community Center, Texas St, Mobile

Circles will be laid out so families can enjoy the film while social distancing. (Reserve a socially distancing circle for your family at https://mprd.recdesk.com/Community/Program/Detail?programId=2031). The movie will begin promptly at dusk. Don’t forget to bring a chair or blanket and refreshments! FreeCLICK HERE   

COTTONTAIL EXPRESS- Sat/Sun 10am-3pm, March 6- April 3, Wales West Light Railway, Silverhill

Enjoy a family-friendly steam train ride on Dame Ann to meet the Easter Bunny! Travel by train to the “Bunny Hutch” and enjoy an egg hunt, crafts, refreshments, a miniature train ride, hayless hayride and playgrounds. Guests must purchase tickets online before visiting. CLICK HERE 

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