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4th of July FIREWORKS:



BAY MINETTE - Sat at dusk, behind Bay Minette Elementary

 

DAPHNE - Sat 5:30pm, Trione Park (bring lawn chairs/blankets/insect repellent)

 

DAUPHIN ISLAND - Sat 8:45pm, Public Beach next to DI Elementary, CLICK HERE

 

FAIRHOPE - Sat 7:30pm, Baldwin Pops Concert;  9pm, Fireworks, Henry George Park/ Fairhope Municipal Pier

 

GULF SHORES - Sat 9pm, Fireworks visible from all local beaches, CLICK HERE

 

MILTON - Sat at dark, downtown Milton (See Riverfest listing)

 

MOBILE - Sat 4pm-10pm, Fireworks at 9pm, USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park

Park opens to spectators at 4 pm. Patriotic Concert with live music. Food trucks and concessions for you to enjoy. Fireworks Show at 9 pm. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets. $5 Park Entry Fee per car. Note: no food or alcohol allowed in Park.  CLICK HERE

 

 

MOBILE BAYBEARS- Sat, after the game, Hank Aaron Stadium, CLICK HERE

 

 

ORANGE BEACH - Sat 7pm-10pm (Fireworks at 8:45, light shows 8:30, 9:30, 10), The Wharf, CLICK HERE

 

PENSACOLA - Sat 9pm, Seville Square (See Pensacola Sertoma 4th listing below) , CLICK HERE

 

PENSACOLA BLUE WAHOOS - Sat 6pm, Pensacola Bayfront Stadium; The Blue Wahoos are having a free showing of the movie “Goonies” before the Pensacola Sertoma Fireworks.  Bring blankets to watch the movie and the fireworks on the field.  CLICK HERE

 

PENSACOLA BEACH - Sat 8:30pm, Casino Beach, CLICK HERE

 

PERDIDO BEACH - Sat 9pm, Perdido Beach Resort, Orange Beach (live entertainment, featuring The Tip Tops)

 

ROBERTSDALE - Sat 9pm, Garrett Park

 

SEMMES -FRIDAY, Gates open 4pm, Mary G Montgomery High School, Snow Road

 

SUMMERDALE - Sat 9pm, Pioneer Park

 

WIND CREEK - Sat 9pm, Wind Creek Casino, Atmore, CLICK HERE  







MOBILE/BALDWIN



GRAND BAY WATERMELON FESTIVAL - Fri 3pm-7pm, Sat 8am-4pm, Festival Park, Hwy 90, Grand Bay

No admission Friday; $5 per car on Saturday with free sliced watermelon.  The Grand Bay Watermelon Festival offers tourists and locals an opportunity to sample locally grown watermelon while enjoying local music, arts & crafts, and displays from area merchants.  Presented by Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Grand Bay Lodge #73.  CLICK HERE



MOBILE POPS CONCERT - Sat 7pm, Dauphin Island Elementary School grounds, Dauphin Island

Bring chairs and/or blankets.   CLICK HERE



INDEPENDENCE DAY ALL-AMERICAN BBQ FESTIVAL/ MISS FIRECRACKER BIKINI CONTEST - Sat 3pm, Flora-Bama, Perdido Key Drive, Pensacola, CLICK HERE




FORT MORGAN’S SALUTE TO AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE - Sat 9am-3pm, Fort Morgan, Gulf Shores

Historical interpreters dressed in period uniforms of the United States Army from different eras of the fort's occupation will conduct special guided tours throughout the day; artillery, small arms, and other demonstrations will show the complexities that have faced the military garrisons at Fort Morgan.  CLICK HERE

 

 

MOBILE BAYBEARS BASEBALL - Sat 7:05pm, Sun 5:05pm, Mon-Wed 7:05pm, Hank Aaron Stadium

The BayBears host the Pensacola Blue Wahoos, with a big Fireworks show Saturday after the game, and Sunday Funday/ Bark in the Park on Sunday.   CLICK HERE  

 

 

FIRST FRIDAY ARTWALK - Fri 6pm-8pm, downtown Fairhope

Enjoy art, music and local cuisine at galleries, shops and other venues in Fairhope.   Start your ArtWalk at the Eastern Shore Art Center… they’ll be celebrating the holiday-- grilling out with hot dogs, dancing with live music, and more.   CLICK HERE  



RING OF FIRE: THE MUSIC OF JOHNNY CASH- Tues-Sun 8pm, through July 3, George C Meyer Performing Arts Center, Gulf Shores

The University of Alabama’s professional summer theatre, SummerTide, brings the man in black “down, down, down” to Gulf Shores during its 12th season.  CLICK HERE  








PENSACOLA

 

 

PENSACOLA SERTOMA 4th of July - Sat 11am- 6:30pm, Seville Square

Free children’s area with inflatables and pony rides, arts & crafts vendors, food vendors, live entertainment on the Gazebo stage, starting at 11.   Hot dog eating contest at 12noon.  Live music on Bayfront stage starting at 4pm.  Then fireworks at 9.  CLICK HERE

 

MILTON RIVERFEST- Sat 9am-10pm, Milton Riverwalk

Features the Firecracker Bike Show, Freedom Car Show, Treasure Island for the kids, the Great Mill Town Duck Race, a Veteran’s Salute, and fireworks to end the celebration.  CLICK HERE  

 

PENSACOLA BLUE WAHOOS BASEBALL - Wed/Thurs/Fri 6:35pm, Pensacola Bayfront Stadium

The Wahoos host the Jacksonville Suns, with Wahoo Wednesday, Thirsty Thursday, and Fireworks on Friday.  CLICK HERE  

 

ELVIS: A CONCERT EXPERIENCE - Sat 2:30pm, Pensacola Little Theatre

This production features Jim Jinelli in a tribute concert to the King.  CLICK HERE  



BLUES ON THE BAY SUMMER CONCERT SERIES - Sun 6pm-8pm, Community Maritime Park

Features the Knee Deep Band.  CLICK HERE  







MISSISSIPPI



COLT FORD - Fri 8pm, IP Casino Biloxi, CLICK HERE



LEE GREENWOOD- Sat 7pm, Great Lawn, Harrah’s Gulf Coast, Biloxi, CLICK HERE  



YAYE THEATRICAL CIRCUS SENSATION (June 9-Aug 9) - Mon-Thurs 7pm, Sat/Sun 3pm, (No Friday shows), Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, CLICK HERE

 

 

RINGLING BROTHERS and BARNUM & BAILEY CIRCUS - Wed/Thurs/Fri 7pm, Sun 2pm & 6pm, Mississippi Coast Coliseum, Bilxoi, CLICK HERE  



 



IN THEATERS



TERMINATOR GENISYS (PG13) - John Connor sends Kyle Reese back in time to protect Sarah Connor, but when he arrives in 1984, nothing is as he expected it to be.  Stars Arnold Schwarzenegger



MAGIC MIKE XXL (R) - Picking up the story 3 years after Mike bows out of the stripper life, and the rest of the Kings of Tampa are ready to do likewise.  But first, they want to do one more big show in Myrtle Beach, and they want Mike with them.  Stars Channing Tatum, Matt Bomer