Gulf shores

Gulf Shores Fat Tuesday in full swing

A parade featuring 43 different entries will take the streets of Gulf Shores at 10 a.m. The theme this year is “Under the Sea,” and will fea…

King Felix III arrives in downtown Mobile.

Mardi Gras eve kicks off under gray sky

It’s the day before Mardi Gras on the Gulf Coast, and that means there’s a lot of Mardi Gras fun to be had Monday, March 3. RELATED: More Ma…

Joe Cain Widows

Joe Cain Day a historical success

A deep tradition surrounding Joe Cain Day is that of the “Merry Widows.” Described as a mystic society of women who weep over their dead hus…