Top 10 Things To Do in Mobile this April

by Chris Andrews

 1. Crawfish For A Cause 2018

April 21

The Grounds


All you can eat crawfish, live music, silent auction and many more family friendly activities! All proceeds benefit the USA Medical Center Burn Unit. 

2. SouthSounds Music Festival 

April 13-15

Downtown Mobile

The annual showcase of Southern music and art. 3 days, over 70 acts of al lay every genre performing at multiple venues throughout downtown Mobile. 

3. Opening night of the Mobile BayBears

April 5

Hank Aaron Stadium

The BayBears are back in action for two more seasons in Mobile. Opening night vs. Pensacola starts at 6:35. 

4. Bienville Bites Food Tour

Saturday’s in April 

Downtown Mobile 

Come stroll the streets of downtown Mobile on the LoDa Stroll. Enjoy delicious cuisine at some of Mobile’s best restaurants. 

5. Mobile County Relay For Life Fundraiser

April 28

Hank Aaron Stadium

Join the Relay For Life and their mission to eradicate cancer. This fundraiser will recognize and honor those have been impacted by cancer. Music, games, kids activities, food, plus a very special luminary ceremony to remember loved ones. 

6. Camellia Classic Car Show

April 7

Bellingrath Gardens 

Hundreds of classic cars on display at the Great Lawn of Bellingrath Gardens. Also, don’t miss door prizes, food trucks and the Azalea Trail Maids. 

7. Free Downtown Walking Tours

Saturday’s in April

Downtown Mobile

Each Saturday in April, tour guides will guide you through historic downtown Mobile pointing out great history, architecture, and culture. Great for locals and tourists. 10-11AM. 

8. Permian Monsters Exhibit

Through June 3,2018

Gulf Coast Exploreum

Find out what life was like during the Permian Period. That was millions of years before the dinosaurs roamed the earth. This special exhibit showcases amazing fossils and models from this time period. 

9.  Concerts

All throughout the month of April there are some really great concerts. Black Jacket Symphony, Travis Tritt and Sara Evans all coming to the Saenger Theater. Sir Mix A Lot and Joe Nichols are both coming to the Midnight Rodeo. 

10. Spring Fling Music Festival 

April 7

The Grounds

“The Grown Folks Spring Break” at the Grounds featuring many R&B and hip-hop artists like Case and Avant. It’s sure to be an all day party.