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Fall in love with Mobile

September 22, 2017

Mobile, Ala. -- On the official first day of fall, the City is announcing a full calendar of events that will make you fall in love with Mobile. Come celebrate the cooler weather with street parties, live music, markets and more all completely free to the public.

Mayor Stimpson said: "It's time for everyone to fall in love with Mobile! Events like these are important because they bring together the community. I encourage all of our citizens to take part, and even take it one step further, and invite a friend or neighbor. There truly is something for everyone."

What: Boogie's Block Party
New Orleans Pelicans Star DeMarcus Cousins and Mayor Stimpson are hosting "Boogie's Block Party" to celebrate the new premier basketball court in Figures Park that will be mirrored after the famed Rucker Park in New York City. Cousins and Stimpson will cut down the basketball net on the existing court to make way for the world class facility. Immediately following, there will be a free party including a kids zone, a DJ, food and live music. Space is limited so reserve your free ticket here.
When: September 23, 2017, 2 to 5 pm
Where: Figures Park

What: TenSixtyFive
TenSixtyFive is a laid back street party celebrating music, local artists and makers, and locally owned establishments in Downtown Mobile. It will showcase local, regional, and national bands all weekend long. Our good friends at DMG Productions, Inc. is proud to bring this FREE party to Downtown Mobile with the support of some of our city's extraordinarily generous companies, who have donated their money, time, and other resources to make this weekend possible. Click here for more information.
When: September 29-October 1
Where: Dauphin Street

What: Brown Bag in Bienville
Come out and listen to the soothing sounds of live music as you dine in Bienville Square around the historic Ketchum Fountain every Wednesday this fall. To make your Brown Baggin' easier, stop in at your downtown eatery and ask for the Brown Bag special. They will provide you with your lunch to go in a "Brown Bag" that you can easily transport to the Square and recycle in one of our recycle bins.
When: September 27 to October 25, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
Where: Bienville Square

What: Spooky Walk
On Friday the 13th, a spell will transform ArtWalk into Spooky Walk! Don your favorite costume and come enjoy the art and atmosphere of LoDa. Enjoy live music in Cathedral Square by Light Travelers and at the corner of Warren and Dauphin with Theodore Arthur.
When: October 13, 6 to 9 pm
Where: Dauphin Street

What: Market in the Park
At Market in the Park, local farmers offer fresh produce, baked goods, jellies and jams, locally harvested honey, handmade soaps, eggs and organic meats, local artisans and more.
When: October 14- November 18, 7:30 am to noon
Where: Cathedral Square