Weekend Roundup: May 8-12 2019

It’s Region’s Tradition Week!!!



If you haven’t already done so, we highly recommend getting a least a day pass for the Regions Tradition. It is so much fun! In addition to golf, there are quite a few other entertaining events happenin’ around town this weekend! Don’t forget that Sunday is Mother’s Day! Check below for the details!
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Regions TraditionThe Regions Tradition
Wed-Sun, May 8-12
Cost: $25+
At: Greystone Country Club (map)

Join us at the Regions Tradition this week! Wednesday is going to be a who’s who of college football! Follow celebs as they show off their golf skills. After Saturday’s golfing, hang around for a show on the 10th hole by Black Jacket Symphony! We will be in the midst of all the action, so be sure to follow along on our Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook! Check the link below for a full schedule for Regions Tradition!
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Pepper Place Photo BoothMother’s Day Photo Booth
Thurs-Sat, May 9-11, (Please Reserve a Time Slot)
Cost: FREE
At: Pepper Place (map)

It's time to celebrate moms & all that they do. Head to Pepper Place this Mother's Day week to celebrate moms and capture a moment with her in the picture (versus always taking it!). Pepper Place teamed up with The FlashBar Photo Co. to turn the Martin Biscuit Event Space into a photo booth. You will receive a complimentary 5x7 photo as well as endless digital copies that you can cherish for years to come.
Invite your mother and grandmother, rally the kids or even your dog (yes, dog moms included!) and we'll see you at Pepper Place!
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Drowsy ChaperoneThe Drowsy Chaperone
Thurs-Sun, May 9-12, Check for Times
Cost: $15
At: Virginia Samford Theatre (map)

When a die hard musical theatre fan plays his favorite cast album, the characters come to life in this hilarious musical farce. Winner of five Tony Awards, including Best Book and Best Original Score, The Drowsy Chaperone is a loving send-up of the Jazz Age musical, featuring one show-stopping song and dance number after another.
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Henry VWilliam Shakespeare’s Henry V
Fri-Sun, May 10-12, Times Vary
Cost: $15
At: Bards of Bham (map)

Come see "Henry V" as you've never seen it before - set in a post-apocalyptic landscape, where the warlords of England and France battle for dominance. As one of Shakespeare's "War Plays," this is a graphic depiction; exercise caution with bringing children under the age of 10. This is Bards of Birmingham's final play, and an event not to be missed!
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Bham Zoo Mother's DayMother’s Day at the Zoo
Sat-Sun, May 11-12
Cost: Buy one Adult ticket, get one FREE Child ticket
At: Bham Zoo (map)

In recognition of Mother’s Day, during the weekend of May 11 and 12, every paying adult admission will receive one FREE child’s admission to the Birmingham Zoo! Create memories that will last a lifetime at the Birmingham Zoo this Mother’s Day. Also, on Sunday, you have the chance to experience a Cassowary Encounter! (Additional Ticket Required)
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Bham's Next Hot DogBirmingham’s Next Hot Dog Contest
Sat, May 11, 11am-3pm
Cost: $10 donation
At: Avondale Brewing (map)

It’s the Third Annual "Birmingham's Next Hot Dog" contest! There are multiple categories and entry into the contest is only $20/dog for one category and an additional $5 per extra category. Admission is just a $10 donation upon entry for those not participating in the contest- with that comes a chance to vote for the "People's Choice" and a chance to win amazing door prizes! There will be local rescues with adoptables, vendors and pups galore, all there to help raise funds for The Animal League of Birmingham!
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Great Southern Beer FestGreat Southern Beer Fest
Sat, May 11, 1-5pm
Cost: $45/$10 for Designated Drivers
At: Railroad Park (map)

The South's newest craft beer festival is coming to Birmingham on May 11th! Join them at Railroad Park to celebrate all the creative, unpredictable, hop heavy and heady craft beers this side of the Mason-Dixie line. With the South emerging as the next craft beer frontier, the Great Southern Beer Fest combines craft beer, country rock, and Southern food with a dash of soul. The best of the best Southern breweries will be onsite pouring samples of their favorite craft brews. Tickets include: (1) Commemorative Full Size Mason Jar, unlimited craft beer tastings, and wristband access to the event.
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Drinks Dogs DerbyDrinks, Dogs, Derby!
Sat, May 11, 4:30-7:30pm
Cost: FREE
At: District Brewing Co. (map)

Come meet some of the fiercest Roller Derby competitors, the Tragic City Rollers, while enjoying delicious craft beer, and enjoy the company of some adorable pups all while helping to raise money for a great cause! Bring your dog and enjoy some of Bham’s best beers!
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Free Day in the GardenFree Family Day in the Garden
Sat, May 11, 12-3pm
Cost: FREE
At: ArtPlay (map)

Get your hands dirty with some springtime fun! Help ArtPlay bring out the art of nature with activities, games, and live music! No RSVP required, just show up! For questions or more information, please call 205-975-4769. Be sure to take a look around this beautiful location while you’re there!
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Alabama Possible Crawfish BoilAlabama Possible Crawfish Boil
Sat, May 11, 12-4pm
Cost: $30
At: Ghost Train Brewing (map)

This ALL YOU CAN EAT crawfish boil helps support Alabama Possible! Alabama Possible is a statewide nonprofit organization that removes barriers to prosperity in Alabama through education, collaboration, and advocacy. Head to Ghost Train and eat crawfish until you get full or your hands get tired! Be sure to wash it down with some of Ghost Trains amazing brews!
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Magic City Wine FestMagic City Wine Fest
Sat, May 11, 5:30-8:30pm
Cost: $49
At: Bham Zoo (map)

It’s time for the 3rd Annual Cahaba Dermatology & Spa Cahaba Magic City Wine Fest! Drink wine and beer specific to certain regions across the globe! Restaurants will also have food available for purchase. Take a break from your travels and enjoy the soothing sounds of live music. The World Tour will be held at the lovely Birmingham Zoo. A portion of every ticket will go to benefit the Birmingham Zoo. Magic City Wine Fest is a rain or shine event and no refunds will be given.
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Legion FCLegion vs Louisville City
Sat, May 11, 7pm
Cost: $15+
At: BBVA Compass Field (map)

Come cheer on the Birmingham Legion FC as they defend their home turf against Louisville! These games are always so much fun and the stands can get a little rowdy! Show up and Hammer Down!!!
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