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Mobile is located in Mobile County
and it is the county seat. It lies in the southwestern corner of Alabama along Interstate Highway 10, on the banks of the Mobile River. Mobile is the only seaport of Alabama and the city is graced by huge, moss-draped oak trees.
Founded in 1702 as Fort Louis de la Mobile, Mobile is one of the oldest cities in the United States. Settlers moved onto the present site in 1711 because of flood waters. Mobile is often called the City of Six Flags, due to successive rule of the French, British and Spanish. It also has flown the flags of the Republic of Alabama, the Confederate States and the United States.
With the world's largest forest products terminal, the Port of Mobile ranks first nationally for wood pulp exports and second for forest products. Airplane maintenance and repair are growing businesses in the area.
Mobile is part of the Mobile, Alabama
Alabama Counties Mobile County |
Art Templeton Art Gallery | A Touch for Health & The Garden's Day Spa | Wildland Expeditions |
Restaurants, Cafes, Delis, Bakeries Crockmiers TP Restaurant | Justine's at the Pillars | Makato Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Bar | Springhill Memorial Hospital | Univ. of S. Alabama Children's Hospital | USA Knollwood Park Hospital |
History Oakleigh Garden District | Oakleigh Period Museum House | Old Dauphin Way | Phoenix Fire Museum | Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Park | USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park |
Motels, Hotels and Resorts Guest House Inn |
Residential and Commercial Real Estate American Family Funds | Ty Irby Realty and Development Company |
Shopping Lou's Jewelry |
Health Resorts and Spas Lynne Cary's Holistic Day Spa |
Sports and Sporting Events Wright One Charter |
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08/09 Coming to The area
Musical Echoes Fort Walton Beach FL April19-21 Musical Echoes Flute Festival hosts the largest Native American Flute and Art Festival in the USA. Located on the beautiful Emerald Coast of Fort Walton Beach/Destin Florida, the festival offers a garland of exqusite sights and sounds.
Pensacola Repticon Show Pensacola FL April27-28 Features two days of reptile fun, with over 100 tables of top-quality reptiles, amphibians, exotic pets and pet products, hourly seminars and presentations, door prizes sponsored by Exo Terra, and much more!
Pensacola Crawfish Festival Pensacola FL May4-6 The festival is one of the largest crawfish boils in the state and is always held in downtown Pensacola on the beautiful waterfront of Bartram Park. The Pensacola Crawfish Festival brought a little of the Louisiana bayou right here to Pensacola Bay.
Gulfport Music Festival Gulfport MS May10-11 Huge weekend music festival featuring headliner entertainment, food booths, and more!
Hangout Music Festival Gulf Shores AL May17-19 Located directly on white sandy beaches surrounded by palm trees, the festival treats guests to a unique festival experience and consistently features a diverse selection of top touring artists.
Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival Fort Walton Beach FL May30-June1 Watch Capt. Billy and his Krewe invade the city, while the FWB mayor works hard to protect his fair city and citizens. There's entertainment, grog and grub aplenty for sailors and landlubbers alike. This is the Chamber's signature event, and is always held the first weekend in June. (Up to 20,000 visitors over the course of two days.)