Weekend Events: June 6-9

It’s Pride Month and Birmingham is going all out with events this weekend! There are also some other great ways to enjoy the start of Summer including FREE movies in the park, Zoo Brews, Carribean Fest, and much more!  Check out the list below for all of the fun! 
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Belgian Beer Tasting
Thurs, June 6, 5pm
Cost: FREE
At: HopCity (
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It’s Belgian Beer Week in the USA! Join Hop City as they host a special tasting celebrating Belgian beers! They will be featuring beers from Delirium, Rodenbach, & Averbode. Find your new favorite Belgian brew and learn all about the various beers from the experts on staff! 
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Avondale Summer Movie Nights
Thurs, June 6, 6-10pm
Cost: FREE
At: Avondale Brewing Co. (
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Summer movie nights are back at Avondale!! This Thursday, come watch My Girl at 6pm then The Notebook at 8pm! These movies are free and all ages (any parent bringing someone under 18, please advise yourself on ratings before coming). Grab a pizza from Miracle Pizza Co., bring a blanket and chairs, and make Thursday nights the best nights!
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Singo at Pizitz
Thurs, June 6, 6-8:30pm
Cost: FREE
At: Pizitz Food Hall (
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The Pizitz Food Hall is thrilled to bring the excitement of SINGO to Downtown Birmingham this summer! Starting June 6th, and continuing every Thursday at 6:00 PM, get ready for an evening full of music, fun, and friendly competition in our Courtyard. What is SINGO? Everyone loves singing along with their favorite songs, and who doesn’t enjoy a competitive game of Bingo? SINGO Music Bingo combines the best of both worlds for a high-energy game that is fun for everyone. It’s simple: listen to your favorite music, match the songs to the titles on your music bingo cards, and win fantastic prizes!
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40yrs of The Nick
Now-Sun
Cost: $7-$10 per event
At: The Nick (
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The Nick is one of the most iconic venues in Birmingham! They are celebrating 40 years with a series of shows all weekend long! Check out acts like Zach Austin & Alexa Fontaine, Clay Connor & Kyle Kimbrell, Shaheed & DJ Supreme, Alma Russ, and more! Celebrate the Nick all weekend long! 
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Art After 5: The Wizard of Oz
Fri, June 7, 5-9pm
Cost: FREE
At: Bham Museum of Art (
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Follow the yellow brick road to the Birmingham Museum of Art for an Art After 5 event that’s over the rainbow! This June, BMA celebrates Pride Month with the timeless charm of The Wizard of Oz. Dive into a night where art, music, and pop culture merge, featuring Oz-inspired art activities, a costume contest, and themed cocktails. Don’t miss this magical evening that promises to entertain! Join in somewhere over the rainbow for the next Art After 5!
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Party on the Porch
Fri, June 7, 6-8pm
Cost: FREE/$10 to drink
At: Alabama Outdoors (
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Party on the Porch brings together local musicians, breweries, food trucks, and local businesses for an evening you do not want to miss! This is a family-friendly event, with activities for kids, a dog-friendly atmosphere, live music, good food, cornhole, giveaways, and loads of fun! Attendance is free, but they ask that of-age (21+) attendees donate (not required) $10 for a wristband and a souvenir cup with your donation going to a local non-profit organization at the event. Help support Friends of Shades Creek this month! They’ll have live music from The Ramble Trio as well as delicious food from the very popular Fat Charles BBQ, refreshing sweets from Nola Ice, and plenty of Good People brews!
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Bards & Brews: Tribute to Voice Porter
Fri, June 7, 6:30-8pm
Cost: FREE
At: The Greenhouse (
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Bards & Brews: Tribute to Voice Porter is a special open mic in dedication to our friend, the late Brian "Voice Porter" Hawkins, in honor of his birthday in June. Held in partnership with The Flourish at The Greenhouse in Ensley, Thed Weller will host that night & invite people to come up on stage & share poems & stories in memory of Voice Porter. There will also be a special performance by Arturo LaCruz, founder of Sol Musica, who was a friend of his & would provide music for Porter to perform his poetry to. Listen to local poets, friends, & loved ones perform live spoken word, honoring the life & legacy of Voice Porter in the city he loved. Bards & Brews is free & open to the public for attending & performing. Guests must be 18+ to enter & 21+ to drink with proof of I.D.
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The Barbie Movie
Fri, June 7, 7pm
Cost: FREE
At: CityWalk (
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Come on Barbie, let’s go party! Welcome to FREE FRIDAY FLICKS at City Walk BHAM! Grab your friends, wear some pink, and join in for a night of outdoor movie magic under the stars. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs for a cozy evening of entertainment. Whether you’re a rom-com lover, action enthusiast, or comedy connoisseur, CityWalk has got a film for everyone. Don’t forget to pack some snacks and drinks to enjoy during the show. Get ready for a fun-filled night of cinema and community vibes!
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Milk & Honey PRIDE (21+)
Fri, June 7, 9pm-until
Cost: $25
At: Saturn Bham (
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Milk & Honey ALWAYS puts on an incredible EDM event at Saturn! This month, they celebrate PRIDE with DJs StevO Blaque, David X Daisy, and Coco!  There will be performances by Luminarts and much more! Get ready to dance well into the night! Milk & Honey also has a team of sober party monitors to ensure a safe and accepting environment for everyone! 
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2024 Family Fishing Rodeo
Sat, June 8, 7am-1pm
Cost: FREE
At: East Lake Park (
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Grab your rod and a bucket and spend the morning fishing with the family at East Lake Park! This event is always so much fun and the lake will be stocked with plenty of fish to catch! Councilor Hunter Williams will be attending and there will be plenty of vendors, including live animal ambassadors! The kids will love getting to see some of these cool critters! 
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2024 Caribbean Food Fest
Sat, June 8, 11am-9pm
Cost: $12
At: DeBardeleben Park (
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Get ready for a taste of the Caribbean at The Marvel City Caribbean Food and Music Festival!  Enjoy a day filled with delicious food and vibrant music. Admission cost $12.00 per adult tax included. Children 12 years old and under free. Indulge in a variety of mouthwatering Caribbean dishes that will transport your taste buds to the sunny beaches of the islands. From jerk chicken to savory plantains, our food vendors will have it all.  As you savor the flavors, immerse yourself in the lively rhythms of Caribbean music. Dance to the infectious beats of reggae, soca, and calypso, and let the music energize your soul. Live performances from talented local artists will keep the party going all day long. Bring your friends and family along for a day of fun and excitement. With a lively atmosphere and a wide array of delicious food and music, The Marvel City Caribbean Food and Music Festival promises to be an event you won't want to miss!
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Summer Art Market
Sat, June 8, 12-4pm
Cost: FREE
At: Bham Public Library (
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Join the Birmingham Public Library for their first ever Summer Art Market! Local artists & makers will set up inside the Central Library to sell their original pieces. Food Trucks will be in the Central Library parking lot to purchase lunch & snacks. This program is free & open to the public. The market will be in the Grand Commons on the 1st floor of the East Building.
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Saturn Summer Market
Sat, June 8, 12-4pm
Cost: FREE
At: Saturn Bham (
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Join in for the 2024 Saturn Summer Market! They will have a mix of art, food and vintage along with Domestique coffee shop goodies and drinks from the Saturn Satellite bar! Bring the whole family and shop some fantastic vendors this Saturday. You’re sure to find something you will love! 
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USFL Conference Championship
Sat, June 8, 2pm
Cost: $10+
At: Protective Stadium (
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Coming off an exciting come-from-behind win last week, the Birmingham Stallions are playing for the USFL Conference Championship this Saturday! Head to Protective Stadium and cheer them on to victory as they take on the Michigan Panthers. Tickets start at just $10 and these games are fun for the entire family!  
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Park 124 Grand Opening
Sat, June 8, 4-9pm
Cost: FREE
At: Park 124 (
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Don’t miss the grand opening of Park 124 on Saturday, June 8, 2024. Join the party in the park starting at 4:00 p.m., filled with live music, delicious food, and refreshing drinks. It's the perfect opportunity for the entire community to come together and celebrate this beautiful new space. Bring your friends, family, and neighbors for a fun-filled evening! Help make this grand opening a memorable one! 
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Zoo Brews (21+)
Sat, June 8, 6pm
Cost: $20/$50
At: Bham Zoo (
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Experience breweries from all over Alabama and the southeast while you travel through the Zoo! Perfect for adults 21 and up, this event is a signature favorite! Attendees will delight in tasty selections from local food truck vendors. The Zoo’s Nourish 205 restaurant and the Flamingo Cart on Henley Lawn will be serving full-size beer and wine – all for an additional charge. You’ll be able to sample 20 different breweries!  Whether a Zoo Brews fan or new to the event, the Zoo staff can’t wait to see you for a fun evening at the Zoo!
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Central AL Pride Parade 2024
Sat, June 8, 7:30pm
Cost: FREE
At: 7th Ave S. (
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It’s time for the 2024 Birmingham Pride Parade! The parade starts at 8pm, but arrive early to get a great spot to watch the floats, dances, bands, and more!  The parade will start on 7th Ave South at 32nd St. and make its way down to Our Place. This is always such a festive event and it’s a great opportunity to support local restaurants in Lake View before the parade begins! 
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Molly Ringwalds at Avondale
Sat, June 8, 8pm
Cost: $15+
At: Avondale Brewing Co. (
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Don’t miss out on this 80s extravaganza!!! The Molly Ringwalds are an incredible 80s tribute band who play some of your favorite hits while dressed as famous 1980s characters!  There are always people who dress in their 80’s best and are there to dance like crazy.  We plan to be there singing along to all of our favorite 80’s hits! 
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2024 Pride Fest
Sun, June 9, 11am-7pm
Cost: FREE
At: Linn Park (
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Celebrate at Pride Fest 2024 in Linn Park this Sunday! There will be musical performances and celebrity guests. You can also enjoy activities, food trucks, and much more! Come and relax in the park and support Birmingham and Alabama’s LGBTQ community.  The after party will be at Saturn Birmingham, so don’t forget to get your tickets to that as well! 
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Bernie Maskman Presents: Crush
Sun, June 9, 6pm
Cost: Free
At: TrueStory Brewing (
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Come on out and hang with everyone’s favorite late-night luchador and his guests. Will they find love? And will that love be unrequited? Let’s talk about crushes and have some laughs! 
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