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Founder's Day, Mr. Bellingrath's Birthday

August 06, 2017 in Theodore , AL

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Walter D. Bellingrath

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Born in Atlanta, Ga., on August 6, 1869, Walter D. Bellingrath was Mobile's first Coca-Cola bottler and the founder of Bellingrath Gardens and Home. In honor of Mr. Bellingrath's Birthday, admission to the Gardens will be free to all Mobile and Baldwin County residents! There will be an additional charge to tour the Bellingrath Museum Home.