Weekend Roundup: April 13-16
Hop into Easter Weekend and Step up to the Plate with These Great Events!
####Not only is it Easter weekend, but it's also opening weekend for Baron's Baseball! You are already hunting for Easter Eggs, so we found the weekend events for you! Check them out below! **[#RUhappenin](https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/ruhappenin/)** ____
Baron’s Opening Week
Wed, Apr 12 - Sun, Apr 16
At Regions Field (map)
The Birmingham Barons' inaugural homestand of the 2017 season is here. The Barons will welcome the Montgomery Biscuits to town from Wednesday, April 12 through Sunday, April 16.
Wed - Opening Day, AAA Wednesday
Thur - Thirsty Thursday, College Night
Fri - Friday Night Fireworks, Veterans Against Cancer, 9/11 Flag National Tour
Sat - Jackie Robinson Day Celebration
Sun - Salute to Armed Forces, Eat Local Drink Local
Click here for more info.
Free Adult Coloring Night: Mandalas
Fri, Apr 14, 5:30pm
At: ArtPlay (map)
Continue celebrating IndiaFest with a Mandala edition of Adult Coloring Night, tours of the Historic ArtPlay House, and Indian appetizers! There will be free Indian mandala coloring pages to help you de-stress after a long day at work. Click here for more info.
Summer Block Party
Fri, Apr 14, 6:30pm-8pm
At The Summit (map)
April is Autism Awareness Month! Athleta and The Summit are teaming up for a Summer Block Party. This is a free event but they will be accepting donations for Autism Awareness. Join Zumba® Jammer, Megan Zema-Collier, for a 1 hour Zumba® Fitness experience as we light up the sky blue and raise money for this amazing cause. Everyone is welcome! Doors open at 6:30 and the fun begins at 7pm. Athleta will be giving away door prizes before and after the event! Bring your friends, bring your spouse, bring your Zumba® Bestie and help raise money for Autism Awareness. Be sure to wear your best shades of blue!
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Upcycle City: Spring Into Art (21+)
Fri, Apr 14, 7pm-9pm
At Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest (map)
The Library in the Forest is painting a few of their favorite things to celebrate Spring, and you’re invited! The library provides it all: canvas, paint, wine, and light snacks. Please register for the event by calling 205-978-4678 or email email@example.com . Click here for more info.
10th Anniversary Cask Festival
Sat, Apr 15, 12pm-5pm
At The J. Clyde (map)
This cask festival is a cool way for J. Clyde to show some love to the local Birmingham breweries and to a few selected Alabama breweries. 10 special VIP critical to the success of The J. Clyde were selected to work with brewers at these breweries to develop a very unique cask-conditioned ale. Some of these brews will be available for one day only! Click here for more info.
5th Annual Cornhole Classic
Sat, Apr 15, 12pm-7pm
Cost: FREE to Attend
At Good People Brewing Co (map)
This Saturday you should be at Good People Brewery throwing bags, eating delicious food and listening to great music! Food will be available for purchase from local food trucks including Doodles! So, make sure you choose your teammate wisely and get ready for a great day! Come out and help support The Bell Center Early Intervention Programs! Admission is FREE for onlookers. See you at The Bell Center Cornhole Classic! Click here for more info.
The Funky Fish Fry
Sat, Apr 15, 12pm-8pm
At Avondale Brewing Co (map)
Come out and support the Autism Society of Alabama Junior Board and Mitchell's Place Junior Council as they look to host another jam packed day of local food and beer, live music, and fun for the whole family all in the name of raising support and awareness! Click here for more info.
Civil Rights National Monument Dedication
Sat, Apr 15, 1pm
At: Birmingham Civil Rights District (map)
This Saturday will be a day to remember as Birmingham celebrates the Civil Rights District National Monument designation! There will be lots of music, speakers, and more! Click here for more info.
Superhero and Villain Bar Crawl
Sat, Apr 15, 2pm
At Lakeview District (map)
Join thousands from around the globe coming together to show off their superpowers! Are you a good guy or bad guy? Become a part of the most colossal phenomenon to hit Birmingham. If you love superheroes, villains, pop culture, drink discounts, and a phenomenal party... look no further! Get your tickets early! Participating venues: Tin Roof Birmingham, Nana Funks, SideBar, Innisfree Irish Pub, Spike's Leather Club - Birmingham, Moe's Original BBQ, Sky Castle, Al's on Seventh, Mojo Pub, & Slice Birmingham! Click here for more info.
Sat, Apr 15, 3pm-6pm
At Bici Coop (map)
Easter alleycat race! Come collect easter eggs around town and do it fast, on a bike! Start/finish at the co op! Merriment and fellowship! Historical fun! 10 Bucks! Click here for more info.
Sat, Apr 15, 3pm
At Railroad Park (map)
Kick off the 2017 Birmingham Barons baseball season at Railroad Park with the third annual Barons Bash, right before the opening game against the Montgomery Biscuits. There will be something fun for all ages! Admission is FREE, but there will be a small fee for activities.
Click here for more info.
Jackie Robinson Day at NSLM
Sat, Apr 15, 3pm-5pm
At Negro Southern League Museum (map)
Birmingham is Baseball! Celebrate Jackie Robinson Day with NSLM! This event will be fun-filled and will include music, food, activities and much more! It is the first Saturday home game for our beloved Birmingham Barons! Join us! It is going to be EPIC! Click here for more info.
Taste of India
Sat, Apr 15, 5pm
At Alys Stephens (map)
The first half will be Alabama's only Bollywood Fusion and Bhangra dance competition, which features teams from all over the nation! The second half of the show will feature UAB teams for an exhibition show! Food will be served. The show begins at 6pm but come early and enjoy the fun! Click here for more info.
Sun, Apr 16
"Why do you look for the Living among the dead? He is not here; He has risen!"