events

Fairhope’s New Year’s Eve Family Celebration

Wednesday, December 31 2014

8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

Downtown Fairhope

Bring your family and ring in the New Year in downtown Fairhope with fireworks and a ball drop at midnight!

 

First Friday Art Walk

On the first Friday of every month the Art Center welcomes 400 plus
visitors, free of charge, for the exhibit openings. Visitors are treated to
refreshments made possible by generous local business sponsors. Fridays, January 2, February 6, March 6, April 3, May 1, June 5, July 3, August 7, September 4, October 2, and November 6. Art Walk is held from 6 to 8 p.m. and begins at the Eastern Shore Art Center.

 

Senior Bowl

Tuesday, January 20th, 2:30 p.m.

South Squad

Autograph tent will be available after practice

 

Fairhope Mardi Gras Parade Schedule

Mystic Mutts of Revelry Saturday, February 7th 1PM

Registration for walkers and their dogs starts at 10:30 am at the Fairhoper’s Community Park and the parade begins at 1 pm with a new route around the Faulkner State College campus and back to the park.

Knights of Ecor Rouge Saturday, February 7th 7PM

Maids of Jubilee Friday, February 13th 6:45PM

Order of Mystic Magnolias Monday, February 16th 6:45PM

(Starts at the Fairhope Civic Center on Section Street; south on Section to Fels Avenue; west on Fels to Church Street; north on Church to Fairhope Avenue; east on Fairhope to Bancroft Street; north on Bancroft to Magnolia Avenue; west on Magnolia to Church Street; south on Church to Fels Avenue; east on Fels to Section Street; north on Section to end at the starting point.)

 

Celebrate Arbor Day

Fairhope celebrates Arbor Day on Saturday, February 28, with music, refreshments, a tree seedling giveaway, awards, and more. The event takes place at 10 a.m. on the grounds of Faulkner State Community College, under the beautiful live oak just north of the new building on Bancroft Street.

 

Baldwin County’s Largest Chili Cook-Off Set for February 28

Ecumenical Ministries 14th Annual Chili for Charity  cook-off is set for Saturday, February 28 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Oak Hollow Farm. General admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children.

 

Fairhope Arts & Crafts Festival

This year’s Arts & Crafts Festival, sponsored by the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce, is FridaySunday, March 20, 21 & 22, 2015. A prestigious, highly juried show, Arts & Crafts features more than 230 exhibitors from throughout the country.

*Also part of Arts & Crafts Weekend, the 37th annual Spring Fever Chase takes place on Saturday morning, March 21st. This 10K and 2-Mile Fun Run/Walk winds through beautiful downtown Fairhope overlooking Mobile Bay.

 

Hoot Scoot 5K & 1 Mile Walk

April 24, 2015

Hoot Scoot 5K Run and 1 mile walk with the Owl for the Fairhope Public Library. The run starts at 6:30 p.m. For more information call 928-7483 or visit www.hootscoot5k.com.

 

Annual Fairhope Historic Homes Tour

Mark your calendar for the Annual Fairhope Historic Homes Tour on Sunday, April 26. For questions, call 251-928-3292.