Many industrial workers commute to nearby Theodore on a daily basis, which is conveniently located near Interstate 10 to provide easy access to Mississippi, Baldwin County and Florida. The major traffic routes make Theodore a prime location for many businesses and distributors. Corporations that chose to set up shop in the area include Amazon and Walmart. The Walmart Distribution Center services nearly 800 stores across the southeast region.
Overlooking Fowl River in Theodore, Bellingrath Gardens & Home offers walking tours through the 65-acre property. Each Christmas thousands of locals and tourists gather at Bellingrath to welcome the region's largest Christmas lights display, Magic Christmas In Lights, featuring over 3-million lights across the popular property.