The final weekend before school starts for Baldwin County students is upon us, and there's a plethora of fun events planned across the county. Take in an evening of bull riding and steer wrestling at …
The final weekend before school starts for Baldwin County students is upon us, and there's a plethora of fun events planned across the county. Take in an evening of bull riding and steer wrestling at the Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation's annual Professional Rodeo in Foley. It is an exciting time, and the money raised supports the Peer Helper program. Or spend your Saturday evening taking in the sunset and a movie at the final Movie on the Bluff in Fairhope. Wherever the weekend takes you, make sure to enjoy your last weekend before homework starts.
JCMF 24th-annual Professional Rodeo
What: The Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation presents the 24th-annual Professional Rodeo. See the nation's top professional cowgirls and cowboys compete. The competition includes bareback and saddle bronc riding, bull riding, calf roping, steer wrestling and more. Activities kick off at 6 p.m. with the children's activities in the Kids Zone. For more information, visit jennifermoorefoundation.com.
When: Thursday, Aug. 4 through Saturday, Aug. 6; activities start at 6 p.m. and the rodeo begins at 8 p.m.
Where: Foley Horse Arena, 113 E. Rosetta Ave., Foley
Price: General admission tickets are $15 for adults, $8 for children ages 3 to 12
Back to School Bash
What: End the summer with a fun day of skating, bouncing and an outdoor movie. The event is brought to the public by the Town of Silverhill, Silverhill Fire Department and Silverhill First Baptist Church.
When: Friday, Aug. 5, at 6 p.m.
Where: 16111 South Ave., Silverhill
Movie on the Bluff
What: Don't miss the final summer Movie on the Bluff in Fairhope. Bring a chair or blanket and watch the sunset over Mobile Bay while you watch Rudy. Popcorn and drinks provided. Any donation will benefit Fairhope Schools.
When: Saturday, Aug. 6, at 8 p.m.
Where: Henry George Park, Fairhope
James and the Giant Peach & The Fantastic Mr. Fox
What: The South Baldwin Community Theatre presents a Roald Dahl double feature. Don't miss your opportunity to see the SBCT's young artists perform in two classic tales. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit sbct.biz.
When: Aug. 5, Aug. 6, Aug. 12, and Aug. 13 at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 7 and Aug. 14 at 2:30 p.m.
Where: South Baldwin Community Theatre, 2022 W Second St., Gulf Shores
Price: Adults $18 and student $15