Weekend Roundup: Aug. 8-11, 2019

It’s the Last Weekend of “Summer!”



For a lot of y’all it’s already back to school time for your kids, or you may be getting ready to start classes yourself! Live up the “last weekend of Summer” with these great events including the final Art on the Rocks! Check below for details!
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Sidewalk Film Fest Happy HourAbsolut Happy Hour w/Sidewalk Film Festival
Thurs, Aug. 8, 5-7pm
Cost: FREE to attend
At: Roots & Revelry (map)

Come hang out at Roots & Revelry from 5-7 PM on August 8th for your chance to win 2 WEEKEND PASSES to the Sidewalk Film Festival, August 19-25. No RSVP necessary, just come as you are! The patio is the perfect place to enjoy an after work cocktail as the sun begins to set over the skyline!
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Profile by Sanford Lee Branch OpeningProfile by Sanford: Lee Branch Kick-off Party
Thurs, Aug. 8, 5-8pm
Cost: FREE
At: Profile Lee Branch (map)

We have LOVED working with Profile by Sanford! They are hosting a Lee Branch Kick Off Party for their newest location!! Bring your friends and family members and enjoy special discounts at the new location in Lee Branch and eat some FREE food! This is a great time to find out more about Profile and network with local business owners!
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Sips for StraysSips for Strays
Thrus, Aug. 8, 6-9pm
Cost: FREE to attend
At: District Brewing Co. (map)

Kick off your weekend early and benefit stray dogs and cats while doing it! Not only will a portion of the sales benefit GBHS, but they will also be raffling off some great prizes! Raffle items include one of a kind GBHS Cat Swag Bag filled with items for you and your feline friends! Head to District Brewing Co. and have a drink for a great cause!
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Birmingham Barons LogoBirmingham Barons Thirsty Thursday
Thurs, Aug. 8, 7pm
Cost: $8+
At: Regions Field (map)

Head out to Regions Field Thursday night as they take on the Montgomery Biscuits! It’s Thirsty Thursday, so that means $2 beer! Baron’s games are great for date nights and hanging out with friends. Oh, and Tortuga’s Pizza next door has $1.50 beer every Thirsty Thursday to go with their incredible Chicago style deep dish pizza!
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Art on the Rocks Birmingham Museum of ArtArt on the Rocks: feat. Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears
Fri, Aug 9, 7-11pm
Cost: $25/$15 for members
At: Bham Museum of Art (map)

For the final Art On The Rocks of the season, the BMA unveils its incredible new exhibition Barbie: Dreaming of a Female Future, featuring an entire gallery transformed into a life-size, interactive dream house created by artists and designers STUDIO BOCA. Be the first to explore this immersive exhibition experience while enjoying all the other elements of Art On The Rocks presented by Dale's Seasoning, including performances by Alabama Ballet and Opera Birmingham, DJs outdoors and in, and a live concert by Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears. This is one Art On The Rocks you do not want to miss!
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Soulful Jazz Fest BhamSoulful Jazz Festival
Fri, Aug. 9, 7-10pm
Cost: $17+
At: Purpose Center at Dannon (map)

SOULFUL JAZZ FEST starring Saxophonist, Dee Lucas, National Recording Artist Featuring Saxophonist, Marlon Boone, and Flutist, Sherry Reeves hosted by Aretta Woodruff. Additional music provided by Dj Derek Farrior. Bring Your Own Food and BYOB!
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Crestline Tent SaleCrestline Tent Sales
Sat, Aug. 10, 10am-5pm
Cost: FREE
At: Crestline Village (map)

Head to Crestline Village in Mountain Brook to get some amazing bargains and deals at their annual Tent Sales! The area shops will set up extra tents to mark down some merchandise. This is always a much anticipated event and it’s going on all day long! Don’t miss out!
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Rise of TMNT: Sewer Studio TourRise of TMNT: Sewer Studio Tour
Sat, Aug. 10, 10am-2pm
Cost: FREE
At: Railroad Park (map)

Nickelodeon is giving kids and families the ultimate Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle experience with this summer’s ‘Sewer Studio Tour.’ The tour will stop in 10 cities nationwide, and fans will be able to meet their favorite Turtles from Rise of the Teenage Mutant Turtles. The ‘Sewer Studio Tour’ will allow kids to create their own dynamic stop-motion videos with Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles action figures. The best videos will have the opportunity to be featured on Nickelodeon platforms!
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Birmingham Wine FestBirmingham Wine Fest
Sat, Aug. 10, 12-7pm
Cost: $40-$50
At: Haven (map)

Sample premium varietals from some of the best wineries, all while four music performers and other secret performers keep the party lively during this all - day, all night wine experience. * Must be at least 21 yrs old * Neat dress is Required** Let's party Birmingham!
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Shoes & Brews Firehouse ShelterShoes & Brews Cornhole Tournament
Sat, Aug. 10, 1pm
Cost: $50 team/ Free to attend
At: Cahaba Brewing Co. (map)

It’s time to get excited about the 3rd Annual Shoes and Brews Cornhole Tourney this Saturday! To register, sign up today at alabamacornhole.com/firehouse They have competitive and just for fun categories- both with exciting prizes- but the best prize is knowing that ALL PROCEEDS help the homeless! Be sure to bring a new or gently used pair of shoes in trade for raffle tickets!!!
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Beer, Bands, and BulliesBeer, Bands, & Bullies
Sat, Aug. 10, 4-9pm
Cost: $10
At: Avondale Brewing Co. (map)

Join Bama Bully Rescue for their 9th Annual Beer Bands & Bullies music festival at Avondale Brewing Company! Enjoy a brew with your pooch, meet some of our adopt-a-bulls and check out the silent auction. There will also be live music from four different bands! Friendly, leashed, dogs are welcomed and encouraged! All proceeds benefit Bama Bully Rescue!
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Woodlawn Street MarketWoodlawn Street Market at Night
Sat, Aug. 10, 5-9pm
Cost: FREE
At: Woodlawn (map)

Woodlawn Street Market is an urban street market in the heart of historic Woodlawn. In the 6th market season, patrons can expect merchants selling fresh produce, on-site prepared foods and unique goods. THIS market will be the first NIGHT MARKET with special hours 5pm-9pm. The market offers Birminghamians a gathering place – for taking in an amazing meal, enjoying live entertainment and picking up inspiring pieces. Surrounding Woodlawn businesses will also host special happenin’s that carry on after the market.
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Jam in the HamJam in the Ham 2019
Sat, Aug. 10, 6pm-until
Cost: $15
At: Zydeco (map)

Jam in the Ham 2019 is here. August 10th at ZYDECO featuring The Vegabonds, LaGoons, Opposite Box, Magnolia Bayou, Willy & The G Strings, Bird Dog Jubilee, and Quantaphonics. Just $15 gets you a night full of great music and lots of fun! Don't miss out!
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Alabama Theatre Summer Film SeriesGone with the Wind
Sun, Aug. 11, 2pm
Cost: $9
At: Alabama Theatre (map)

Head to the historic Alabama Theatre to see the classic film, “Gone with the Wind.” Tickets for all movies are $9 each. Children ages two and younger are free of charge. Doors open 1 hour before showtime, and each screening will begin with a sing-along accompanied by the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ.
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Ales & Tails Dog WashAles & Tails Dog Wash
Sun, Aug. 11, 2pm
Cost: $7-$15 per wash
At: Cahaba Brewing Co. (map)

Join the Tragic City Rollers at Cahaba Brewing Company for an afternoon of ales and tails. Bring your dirty dogs for a wash with your favorite skaters. Proceeds benefit the Tragic City Rollers, Birmingham's own roller derby league. Fetch - A Treat Truck for Dogs will be on site from 2:00-5:00, and The Noble Dog will be serving hot dogs from 1:00-5:00!
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Arts'N the GardenArts’N the Garden
Sun, Aug. 11, 3pm
Cost: $25
At: Bham Botanical Gardens (map)

"Arts'N The Garden" is a wonderful gathering of art enthusiasts, cultural organizations, residents, and supporters of Bush Hills to raise funds for the Bush Hills Community Garden. The Birmingham Botanical Garden is the perfect setting to bring together a wonderful selection of fresh local and national artistic talent with enlightening sights, sounds, tastes and aromas. There will be art experiences for everyone from one to 101! Come out and bring the entire family and your friends for a relaxing afternoon of good music, eclectic visual art, hands on activities, spoken word, dancing, tastings, and more!

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