Cruisin' the Coast: Weekend of October 27


It’s time to cruise the coast!

Downtown Fairhope plays host to the wildest and wackiest witches. It's a whimsical Halloween- themed bike ride benefiting furr-ever Homes Animal Rescue. Grab your best witch hat and join in. It is from 5:30-6:00 PM in downtown Fairhope.

With the Mobile celebration of the 100-year anniversary of U.S. Coast Guard Aviation, three Coast Guard ships will visit the Port City. One docks at GulfQuest for tours Friday and Saturday. Meet the crew of the Decisive, a 210-foot Endurance Cutter. Check out the on-board helicopter and high-speed boats.

Find wizards and witches wandering the ground of Bellingrath Gardens. The new ‘Boo at Bellingrath’ will glow up the gardens this Saturday. Dress up your little ghosts and goblins and enjoy a day of spooky fun! Halloween-themed inflatables will guide all the guests the great lawn where local businesses will hand out candy and trinkets to guests. Expect three magic shows with Dr. Gee and his magic balloons, spooky story telling with friends from the Mobile Public Library and music from the Pew Riders.

Come watch 40 area schools compete in the Jubilee best game day held at South Alabama. This robotics competition combines the excitement of a high school basketball game with the strategy of a chess match and intellectual challenge of a science fair. The school bands, cheerleaders and family will cheer on their teams throughout the competition.

Richard Buckner will be live at Satori Coffee House Friday at 8 PM. USA students get in free and others pay $5.

In Mississippi Daughtry takes the stage at the IP Casino Resort and Spa Friday at 8 PM.