Streaming events: weekend of 5/8- 5/10
FRIDAY May 8:The 320 Festival, a one-of-a-kind festival aimed at changing the way we talk about mental health. Tune in for free on Facebook Live, YouTube Live, and other platforms to join the conversation through educational sessions, musical performances, and more.
SAT MAY 9 – 5p-10p. LIVE-MED-AID, a live-streamed benefit show that will celebrate hope, resilience and the human spirit. Jane Goodall, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Ed Robertson (Barenaked Ladies), Earth, Wind and Fire, and more. Will stream live on LIVE MED AIDFacebook, YouTube, Twitter and on www.livemedaid.com.
Sat May 9th, 7pm. Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani, will be performing on this Saturday's Grand Ole Opry broadcast. It'll be Gwen's Opry debut and she'll sing with Blake from his Oklahoma ranch. Stream on Circle All Access Facebook and YouTube channels.
SAT May 9th & SUN May 10th, 1pm: Global Dance Digital Festival is an annual event held in Denver. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Global has transitioned online to bring high energy festival sets straight to your home, with 100% of donations going to Direct Relief. On TWITCH.
LOCAL VIRTUAL EVENTS:
Friday May 8th
10a – 8p. Virtual May ArtWalk, Hosted by LODA Artwalk on Facebook. This event will feature exclusive live content, prize giveaways, and more from local artists, arts organizations and businesses - including virtual tours, cooking and cocktail demonstrations, painting classes, musical performances, educational talks, and more!
6p-9p - “Friday Night Live” 6p-9p. On the City of Mobile : Mobile Parks and Rec FB page. . 6p-9p. Alvin King and The Fifth K’nection Jazz Band.
8pm - The Uncle Henry Internet Show with Eric Erdman 8pm PM hosted by Deep Fried Studios on Facebook.
4:45 pm. - Virtual Mixology Class- hosted by One Club in Gulf Shores – cocktail and a pizza…there is a fee, check it out online at South Baldwin Chamber of commerce dot com.
5pm - Virtual Wine Class all about Rosé. Hosted by Fisher's at Orange Beach Marina. We will be exploring the world of Rosé this week. Join Sara this Friday on FB live at 5pm. We will be discussing how Rosé is made and what makes it so delicious.
11am - Live Science with Clavicle and Humerus: Brain Hemisphere Hat. Hosted by Mobile Medical Museum. Doctors Clavicle and Humerus return with another fun health science project that you can do at home. (In this episode, we will construct a wearable paper map of the human brain. We will also talk about the right and left hemispheres of the brain, and different parts of the brain. )
SAT May 9th :
11am - South Alabama Virtual Commencement. Hosted by The University of South Alabama (and University of South Alabama National Alumni Association. ) The University of South Alabama will hold a virtual, online commencement ceremony on May 9 to honor 2,181 spring and summer degree candidates. Graduates, families and friends can view the official awarding of degrees at 11 a.m. CDT on Saturday, May 9, by visiting the USA homepage at SouthAlabama.edu and clicking on the large banner. (The University is continuing to look for ways to honor graduates this fall on campus.)
7pm, go to the FB event Headphones On feat. Symone French & the Trouille Troupe on Foxxy Records Livestream.
***At Mobile dot org, there are a ton of virtual tours. Like Fort Conde, of the The Mobile Carnival Museum and so much more.
***At Gulfshores.com….take a Virtual Vacation on Alabama’s Beaches. Get Inspired for Your Next Trip to Gulf Shores & Orange Beach.
***Lots of local musicians and performances on the Florida/Alabama Gulf Coast Live Music facebook page.