Saenger Night Live:
Saenger Night Live, the city's local variety show, downtown at The Saenger Theater Friday night with Mob Towne Revival, Swing with Jon Miller Band, Keith Glass, One Step Ahead Dance, Skit Comedy by Mobile Mystery Dinners and much more. Show starts at 7 pm and it's only $10.
The Science of Beer:
In preparation for BeerFest Saturday night, the Exploreum has a really cool event Friday from 6-9 pm called the Science of Beer. For those 21 and up, come sample over 20 beers along with local and regional food pairings from The Hungry Owl and The Bull. There will be panel discussions on homebrewing, the chemistry of brewing and more. $32 if you are a member of the Exploreum, $40 if you are not. Check out exploreum.com for more options.
Sixteenth Annual Dauphin Street Beer Festival:
The Dauphin Street Beer Fest is in Downtown Mobile Saturday night at 6 p.m. Restaurants and bars all over downtown will give participants to sample over 90 different microbrews and imports from all over the world. Tickets are $25 and are available at all the participating venues. Check out facebook.com/DauphinStreetBeerFestival to find out who those are.
Friday Night Entertainment:
Downtown should be hopping this weekend with all kinds of music. Friday night we have Drivin n Cryin at the Soul Kitchen. The Black Jacket Symphony will be performing Led Zepplin's IV at 8 pm at the Mobile Civic Center. Tickets are 25, Molly Ringwalds will be at Soul Kitchen and Moe's BBQ will have Sweet Jummy Carter and the Outlaws.
Vine to Wine Festival:
If beer isn't your libation of choice, head over to Miramar Beach to 2013 Taste of the Beach Vine to Wine Festival Wine Preview at Seascape Golf, Beach, & Tennis Resort Friday, Aug. 23 tonight from 6-8 pm for this popular event. Featuring over 250 wines, including all medal winners from Taste of the Beach wine judging competition. Sample featured wines paired with culinary delights from local restaurants! Tickets are $55 per person and can be purchased by visiting www.xorbia.com/e/TasteoftheBeach/vine-to-wine-2013
Jackson County Sheriff Mike Byrd has pleaded guilty to a state felony and will resign immediately. Byrd on Thursday pleaded guilty in circuit court to one charge of intimidating a witness.
Alabama kicker Cade Foster received a supportive note from former President George W. Bush. Foster missed two field goal attempts and had a third blocked in the Crimson Tide's 34-28 loss to Auburn on Nov. 30.
As we enjoy all the holidays have to offer - family, friends, gifts under the tree. It’s also a perfect time to give back.
Church's Fried Chicken and Volunteers of America are collecting your spare change - to help veterans here on the gulf coast.
Clear skies and a secondary push of chilly air have arrived as a stronger area of high pressure has moved in from the central plains.
You've heard about some brazen criminals and what they will do to get what they want. This time, you are going to hear about a brave bank employee who didn't mind saying "no".