Weekend Roundup: July 5-8

The Fireworks are over, but the Weekend has Just Begun!



We hope everyone had a wonderful July 4th holiday! It's already time for another weekend full of activities. From farmers markets, to a 90's Party, there's something for everyone this weekend! Check it out below!
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The Price is RightThe Price is Right
Thursday, July 5, 6pm-8pm
Cost: FREE
At: Homewood Library Large Auditorium (map)

Join the Homewood Library for a special game show family event! Try to guess the prices on the latest school supplies to win prizes. Whether you play the game or are just in the audience, you are bound to have some fun!
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July Art CrawlBirmingham Art Crawl
Thurs, July 5, 5pm-9pm
Cost: FREE
At: Pizitz (map)

Join the Art Crawl every first Thursday in downtown Birmingham! Don't miss the July 5th edition with featured artist Bonnybee Designs, local artists, art activities, and more! Stroll the streets of BHM and discover the amazing talent of local artists and artisans exhibiting and selling works outside of The Pizitz from 5-9 p.m., rain or shine! Activities include:Tons of Local Artists! Hula Hoop Station, Chalk Wall, Art Station, Bubble Zone, Special guest: Free Art Friday's,and more!
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Ross Bridge Farmers MarketRoss Bridge Farmers’ Market
Fri, July 6, 4pm-8pm
Cost: FREE
At: Ross Bridge (map)

Is it Friday yet? Make plans to attend the Ross Bridge Farmers Market this Friday from 4-8pm. Free Kids activities, food trucks, Live music, and 25+ Farmers and Artisans. Meet ya at the market!
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Bards and Brews July 2018Bards & Brews
Fri, July 6, 6:30-9:30pm
Cost: FREE
At: Bham Library Downtown (map)

Don’t miss Bards and Brews on July 6 at the Central Library! Entertainment from 6:30-7 pm will be presented by The Alabama Student Association For Poetry. Open mic poetry from 7-9:30 p.m. As usual, there will be FREE beer samples and food. Beer is donated by Goat Island Brewing and sponsored by Hop City.
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Grease Sing AlongGrease Sing Along
Fri, July 6, 7pm
Cost: $9
At: Alabama Theatre (map)

Good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. When they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance? Presenting as a part of the 2018 Alabama Theatre Summer Film Series. Tickets for all movies are $9 each. Children ages two and younger are free of charge. Doors open ninety minutes before showtime, and each screening will begin with a sing-along accompanied by the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ!
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Party on the PorchParty on the Porch
Fri, July 6
Cost: FREE
At: Alabama Outdoors (map)

Enjoy good company, good food from Cantina on Wheels and Big Spoon Creamery, good brews and good tunes from Jason Bailey, Eric Frey and Christian Ward.. Proceeds from Party on the Porch benefit Black Warrior Riverkeeper. Black Warrior Riverkeeper’s mission is to protect and restore the Black Warrior River and its tributaries. It is a citizen-based nonprofit organization dedicated to improving water quality, habitat, recreation, and public health throughout its patrol area, the Black Warrior River watershed. This vital river basin is entirely contained within Alabama, America’s #1 state for freshwater biodiversity. Patrolling waterways, educating the public, and holding polluters accountable has made them an important proponent of clean water throughout the basin.
We also welcome special friends Birmingham Mountain Radio and High Point Climbing And Fitness Birmingham.
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Deskovered ConcertDeskovered: Live Music from Tiny Desk Contest Entrants
Fri, July 6, 7pm
Cost: $12
At: Saturn Birmingham (map)

Unfortunately, Bob Boilen wasn't able to pick each and every Tiny Desk Concert entrant, but WBHM is delighted to showcase the heart of Alabama's local talent with DESKOVERED at Saturn Birmingham. Joining us will be The Old Paints, Jacobs McBride, Weird Around Strangers, Early James and the Latest, and 2 of 3. Get your tickets now!
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Food Truck FridayFood Truck Friday
Fri, July 6, 5pm-8pm
Cost: FREE
At: Summit near Sephora (map)

Join us at The Summit for July's Food Truck Friday (the first Friday of every month). Find all the vendors located near Swoozie's and Sephora! Don't forget pups are welcome, too! Bring a chair/blanket and stay to enjoy the live music! FOOD: Eugene's Hot Chicken, Bendy's Cookies & Cream, Hollywood Grill, Dreamland BBQ, Steel City Pops, and Hollywood Feed with free treats for the pups. LIVE MUSIC:by Zach & Cheyloe.
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Birmingham HammersBirmingham Hammers vs Tormenta
Sat, July 7, 7:30pm
Cost: $10
At: Samford Soccer Field (map)

Come cheer on the Birmingham Hammers as they play their final season! They will be facing off against Tormenta in what’s sure to be a great match! The game will be played at Samford University and will be a lot of fun for everyone!
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Family Game NightFamily Game Day/ Adult Game Night
Sat, July 7, 1pm-5pm / 8pm -12am
Cost: $8 - $10
At: Iron City (map)

Bring the entire family to Iron City on Saturday, July 7th for Family Game Day! This family friendly event will take place from 1:00 to 5:00PM. Games include: Putt Putt, Giant Connect 4, Corn Hole, Xbox, Twister, Jenga, Go Fish, Arcade Games, Spoons, Basketball, Arm Wrestling, Cards, Wii, Doubleshot Basketball Giant Jenga, Foosball, Nintendo, Skeeball, Quarterback Challenge Football Game, AND MORE!
Then from 8pm - 12am, you have to be 21+ to enter - enjoy a Summer Game Night unlike any other! Challenge your friends to all of the same games, but with a solo cup in hand!
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No Scrubs PartyNo Scrubs: 90s Dance Party
Sat, July 7, 9pm
Cost: $10
At: Saturn (map)

Scrubs is a 90s Dance Party began in 2003 in Washington, DC as a one-off concept party by friends and DJ partners Will Eastman and Brian Billion. The idea was simple: play both guilty pleasures and underground classics you listened to growing up in the 90s: Salt-N-Pepa and Nirvana. Ace of Base and Happy Mondays. Come experience this long running party and live out some 90’s nostalgia here at Saturn in Birmingham!
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Iron City BrunchBottomless Brunch
Sun, July 8, 10:30am-2pm
Cost: $25
At: Iron City (map)

Iron City Monthly Bottomless Brunch! This month features music by Jessie Davis! Come enjoy bottomless brunch from an stellar menu. The brunch also comes with either a bloody mary or mimosa! If you leave hungry it’s your fault!
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Jazz in the Park HelenaJazz in the Park
Sun, July 8, 6pm-9pm
Cost: FREE
At: Helena Amphitheater (map)

Helena’s Outdoor Amphitheater is located in Old Town Helena. Bring your chairs and blankets and be ready to enjoy the sweet sounds of summer for another free rendition of Magic City Smooth Jazz in the Park. This week features North “2unes” Woodall and Lin Rountree.
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