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COLLEGE FOOTBALL:

 

 

SOUTH ALABAMA  @ Louisiana LaFayette- Sat 4pm (Coverage begins at 3pm on Lite Mix 99.9 FM), ESPN3,  CLICK HERE



 

AUBURN @ Ole Miss - Sat 6pm, Oxford, ESPN, CLICK HERE



FLORIDA vs Georgia - Sat 2:30pm, Jacksonville, CBS, CLICK HERE

 

 




HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL:

 

 

FRIDAY-

 

St. Paul’s vs UMS-Wright (UTV 44 Game of the Week and on News Radio 710AM)

 

Theodore @ Fairhope

Davidson @ Baker

Mary G. Montgomery @ Vigor

LeFlore @ Daphne

Robertsdale @ Baldwin County

Gulf Shores @ Williamson

Kipp Renaissance (LA) @ B.C. Rain

Madison Prep Academy (LA) @ Faith Academy

Mobile Christian @ Bayside Academy

St. Luke’s @ Cottage Hill Christian










MOBILE/BALDWIN





 

GREATER GULF STATE FAIR - Fri Oct 31- Sun Nov 2nd, The Grounds, Zeigler & Cody

This year’s Fair features a new theme, “Celebrate the Coast”, with the Sea Lion Splash, Live Shark and Sting Ray Encounter, and Giant Sandbox Creation Station.  Plus more than 30 adult rides and 30 kid rides on the Midway….and fair food!  CLICK HERE




RILEIGH & RAYLEE ANGEL RIDE - Fri 4pm, Sat 9am, Oak Hollow Farm in Fairhope

The Rileigh & Raylee Foundation’s mission is to provide financial assistance to families of children with unforeseen health problems.  Gates open at 4 Friday for music from the Tip Tops, Wet Willie and Super Funk Fantasy.   Saturday, registration for the ride starts at 9; the ride begins at 2:30; and the day wraps up with a 7pm concert featuring Mustang Sally and Lynyrd Skynyrd!  CLICK HERE



ALABAMA PECAN FESTIVAL - Fri 5pm-9pm, Sat 9am-9pm, Sun 11am-4pm, Tillman’s Corner Community Center (behind W.C. Griggs School)

The festival features arts & crafts, antique cars, live music (including the Bluegrass Cartel Band and a tribute to the Platters) and lots of pecans and pecan pies!   CLICK HERE

KEB’ MO’ - Sun 8pm, Mobile Saenger Theatre, CLICK HERE



TERROR ON THE GULF presents CABIN FEAR Haunted House - Fri/Sat, The Hangout in Gulf Shores

There are two haunted trails ...one for the bravest souls and a toned down version for kids. CLICK HERE



GULF COAST RENAISSANCE FAIR….and HALLOWEEN HAUNTED CASTLE -Fri Dusk-Midnight, Sat/Sun 10am-6pm, Medieval Village at Wilcox Rd exit in Baldwin County

Fright Night features a hayride through the evil woods and a stroll through the Haunted Castle (last night is Friday).  Saturday and Sunday, the Renaissance Fair features the Knights of Valor from the History Channel, plus wizards, jesters, jugglers and more.   CLICK HERE



TRUNK OR TREAT- Fri 6pm- 7:30pm, The Wharf in Orange Beach CLICK HERE



DANTE’S TEMPLE HAUNTED HOUSE - Fri/Sat 8pm-midnight, Temple Downtown

In search of his one true love, Dante entered some 90 years ago- never to be seen or heard from again.  The mysterious Temple holds some dark secrets.  Retrace the steps Dante took that fateful night.  CLICK HERE

 

NIGHTMARES III- Fri 7:30p, Playhouse in the Park

A great Halloween event for ages 13 and up!  Nightmares III is a trio of terrifying tales from classic American writers.  CLICK HERE

  

 

SMG & FOOD TRUCKS FOR BAY AREA FOOD BANK - Sat 11am-3pm, Arthur Outlaw Convention Center

Several area food trucks and restaurant catering trailers will be set up in the Exhibit Hall and sell their food, with part of the proceeds benefitting the Bay Area Food Bank.  Admission is $1 and a non-perishable food item.  CLICK HERE



MOBILE STREETS ALIVE - Sun 2pm-5pm, Dauphin & Conti Streets (between Washington & Joachim)

This is Alabama’s first Open Streets project, designed to bring families and neighbors together to mingle, recreate and shop in their communities in a safe, car-free environment.  There will be a kid’s zone, kid’s bike derby, rock-climbing wall and more.  Free event.  CLICK HERE



ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES CENTER FALL OPEN HOUSE - Sat 10am-2pm, Environmental Studies Center, Girby Road

Enjoy a day of walking trails, wildlife exhibits, animal presentations, planetarium shows and fun at the Mobile County school system’s Environmental Studies center.  Free admission.  CLICK HERE



AMBUSHED BY THE TEA PARTY -Fri/Sat 8pm, Sun 2pm, Mobile Theatre Guild

This is a South of the Salt Line political parody about an Alabama governor’s race in 2018 (inspired by a scandal in the 1984 Mississippi gubernatorial race).  Junior Boudreau, a seafood processor in Bayou la Batre, is accused of a romantic indiscretion, and his family has to scramble to salvage the campaign.   CLICK HERE










PENSACOLA



LEAGUE OF FEAR 2014 SEASON OF SCREAMS HAUNTED HOUSE EVENT - Fri/Sat 7pm-11pm, downtown Pensacola

The old Pensacola News Journal building is now haunted.  The building is scheduled to be demolished in December, and the spirits are restless.  This is an intense themed haunted house.  CLICK HERE

 

WITCHES AND WARLOCKS CONVENTION- HALLOWEEN TROLLEY TOUR - Fri 6pm, Wayside Park

Climb aboard a Winterfest trolley and Glinda the Good Witch will lead you to encounters with some of the most famous spell-casters in history, thanks to actors from First City Shakespeare.   CLICK HERE



THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW - Fri 7:30pm, Pensacola Little Theatre

Let’s do the Time Warp again!  A humorous tribute to sci-fi and horror B-movies of the late 1940’s through early 1970’s.  (This show is Rated R.)   CLICK HERE



ENCORE!!  CHAMBER THEATRE- Fri 10:30am, Pensacola Saenger Theatre

Five stories by Edgar Allan Poe, Washington Irving, Mark Twain and more.  CLICK HERE



EXCUSE ME, MISS, BUT I AM IN LOVE WITH YOUR HUSBAND - Sat 7:30pm, Pensacola Saenger Theatre

Hit stage play, based on the book by Portugese.  CLICK HERE



AN EVENING WITH THIRD DAY - Sun 7pm, Pensacola Saenger Theatre,  CLICK HERE



PENSACOLA ICE FLYERS HOCKEY - Fri 7:05, Sat 6:35pm, Pensacola Bay Center

The Ice Flyers host the Peoria Rivermen  CLICK HERE



THE GREAT PUMPKIN RACE- Sat 8am, 12rh Avenue and Moreno

Proceeds from the 5K benefit Sacred Heart Cathedral School.  CLICK HERE






MISSISSIPPI

 



BLUE MAN GROUP - Fri 7pm, Sat/Sun 3pm & 7pm, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Biloxi, CLICK HERE



NEPHEW TOMMY - Sat 8pm, IP Casino Biloxi, CLICK HERE








IN THEATERS



NIGHTCRAWLER (R) - When a driven man, desperate for work, muscles his way into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story.  Stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Bill Paxton



SAW (R) - Two men wake up in the lair of a serial killer nicknamed “Jigsaw”, with a dead man between them.   Stars Cary Elwes, Danny Glover



BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP (R) - The story of a woman who wakes up every day with no memory as the result of a traumatic accident in her past.  One day, terrifying new truths begin to emerge that make her question everything she thinks she knows about her life and those in her life, including her doctor and her husband.  Stars Nicole Kidman, Colin Firth