Mobile, Alabama, is a city with a plethora of restaurants, entertainment, history and culture. It has all the goods wrapped up into a beautiful 318 years old city! Beginning its journey as the capital of Louisiana, Mobile now sits as an southeastern epicenter. Major cities like Biloxi and Gulf Shores are less than an hour away. Mobile has plenty of stories and experiences to tell. For example, one-of-a-kind museums are scattered throughout the city. Stunning architecture from Mobile’s many past influences line the streets, and the city just happens to be the birthplace of the famous annual celebration━Mardi Gras! Even with its many amenities, Mobile still has so much to offer!
Fresh seafood is a delicacy in the south, and the city of Mobile takes it seriously! Stop by any restaurant and they’re sure to offer fresh seafood caught in the Gulf of Mexico. If you love food and great views, enjoy the natural beauty of the Mobile Bay with a riverfront dinner cruise out of the downtown Mobile area! Take your pick to visit one (or all) of the numerous museums filled with the grand history of the city, events and community. Depending on what time of year it is, Mobile offers countless events and activities for you and the family. Mobile is most famous for its Mardi Gras celebrations that have happened every year since 1699! Visitors from all over the nation and locals gather together to celebrate Mardi Gras with parades, balls, parties and so much more! With French, Spanish, British and Native American influences, Mobile conceived countless honored heritages and traditions that still exist today.
Along with an exceptional entertainment locale, Mobile is an economic, creative and social hub that offers one of the largest thriving business districts in the Gulf Coast. Running beside the business district is the redevelopment and revitalization of the downtown area. The city continues to create business and tourism at an escalating rate. The Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce is responsible for promoting the Mobile area through local business and commercial services that has excelled considerably over the years. Alabama’s only saltwater port, Mobile Port, is located right in the heart of the Mobile Bay. It has been a key role in the economic health of the city. Mobile is a city always striving for the greatness and success of the community and continues to make strides in attracting new business venues to the area.
Mobile is home to many traditions, cultures and opportunities. The southern charm will keep you coming back every time, and we hope you do! Whether you’re in town visiting for the week, or considering taking the leap to make Mobile your official home, we are sure Mobile has something new to offer you! Come experience the views, history, food and so much more of Mobile, Alabama. We promise you won’t be disappointed!