Attend the Lighting of the Trees in Bienville Square

Ring in the holiday season at the annual Lighting of the Trees ceremony in beautiful Bienville Square! On the Monday evening after Thanksgiving, crowds gather for a free event featuring live music, food trucks, arts and crafts vendors, and even photos with Santa himself. The main event is the magical moment when the towering oak trees surrounding the square light up with thousands of twinkling white lights. After the ceremony, you can extend the seasonal fun by hopping back aboard your charter bus and enjoying a spin around Mobile’s most elaborately decorated neighborhoods. From the charming historic homes of Midtown to the Gingerbread Trail of whimsical displays in downtown, our drivers know the best routes to see Mobile dressed in its holiday finest! Bienville Square Address: 150 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602

Ice Skate at Mobile’s Holiday Ice Rink

Glide across the ice this holiday season at Mobile’s very own outdoor ice skating rink! Located right in the heart of downtown at Mardi Gras Park, this seasonal attraction opens in mid-November and remains open through early January. Skaters of all ages and skill levels are welcome to lace up their skates and take a spin on the real ice rink, with figure skating and hockey sessions offered throughout the week. When you’re ready for a break, warm up with a cup of hot cocoa or apple cider from the rink’s concessions. And don’t forget to snap a photo in front of the park’s massive Christmas tree! Avoid the hassle of finding downtown parking by letting your group step off your charter bus right at the entrance to all the frosty fun. Mardi Gras Park Address: 301 Cathedral St, Mobile, AL 36602

See a Show at the Mobile Saenger Theater

Opened in 1927 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Saenger Theater is Mobile’s premier performing arts venue. During the holidays, the Saenger’s vintage marquee lights up with a lineup of seasonal shows, from Christmas classics like the Nutcracker ballet to festive concerts by the Mobile Symphony Orchestra. Treat your group to an unforgettable night of holiday entertainment in the Saenger’s ornate French Rococo interior. Your charter bus driver can drop your group right at the front entrance so everyone can take in the theater’s twinkling lights and festive decorations before the show. Don’t forget to snap a group photo under the Saenger’s massive Christmas wreath! Mobile Saenger Theater Address: 6 S Joachim St, Mobile, AL 36602

Tour Bellingrath Gardens’ Magic Christmas in Lights

Just across the bay from downtown Mobile, the stunning Bellingrath Gardens estate puts on a dazzling display each holiday season with the Magic Christmas in Lights show. Over 3 million lights adorn the property’s 65-acre garden landscape, from the floral conservatory to the picturesque bayfront. Visitors can stroll along the illuminated walking trails or view the lights from aboard the open-air River Cruise on the Fowl River. Bring your group to marvel at the magical lights and even snap a photo with Santa along the way! And with our charter bus service, you won’t have to worry about driving at night after taking in all those bright lights. Let your professional driver handle getting your group to and from the gardens while you relax and enjoy the show. Bellingrath Gardens Address: 12401 Bellingrath Gardens Rd, Theodore, AL 36582

Catch a Show on the Alabama Gulf Coast

From live holiday productions to Christmas classics on the big screen, there’s no shortage of festive shows happening on Alabama’s sugar-white Gulf Coast beaches this season. In Gulf Shores, groups can catch a showing of The Polar Express at the beachside OWA Theater or enjoy a Christmas-themed dinner show aboard the Southern Star Dolphin Cruise. Over in Orange Beach, the Orange Beach Performing Arts Center offers seasonal plays like A Christmas Story and A Christmas Carol. Treat your group to a special seasonal outing on Alabama’s coast, with roundtrip transportation provided by Charter Bus Company Mobile. Our drivers are experienced professionals who know all the best routes to avoid traffic, so you can relax and focus on holiday cheer. Contact us today to learn more about our charter bus services to Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, and beyond!

Rent With Charter Bus Company Mobile To Hit Every Attraction

The holidays truly are the most wonderful time of the year in Mobile, Alabama. Let Charter Bus Company Mobile provide easy transportation between your group’s favorite holiday happenings, from merry events downtown to spectacular light displays across the bay. Our charter buses and minibuses are available for holiday party transportation, visits to festive attractions, and any other seasonal adventures you have in mind. Give us a call anytime at (251) 277-3575 to learn more about our holiday bus rentals and receive a free quote customized for your group’s trip. ‘Tis the season for effortless and festive group transportation in Mobile!