Weekend Roundup: Feb. 21-24
Get hyped for the weekend!
If you love coffee as much as we do you’ll LOVE the Alabama Coffee Fest! It’s just one of the many great events happenin’ this weekend. From Comedy and Hip-Hop, to Disney Music and a Night Under the Big Top, there’s something for everyone to enjoy! **[#RUhappenin](https://www.instagram.com/happeninsintheham/)**
___ **Three Amigos Comedy Night Thurs, Feb.21, 8-10pm Cost: FREE At: Crestwood Tavern ([map](https://www.google.com/maps/place/Crestwood+Tavernemail@example.com,-86.7503133,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x88891a7dbb61382d:0x6f69cc0d8c4c1051!8m2!3d33.5288163!4d-86.7481192))** Goulash Comedy is excited to bring you another amazing mic at The Crestwood Tavern! Come out to enjoy a night of free comedy and drink specials with Birmingham's best comics! The Thursday Crestwood mic will now start at 8PM and will be hosted by Three Amigos, Tobi, Mario Carreras and Michael Ruffino!! Crestwood is keeping their happy hour going throughout the show AND will have $2 PBRs!!! C’mon let’s all show out for the new and improved Thursday open mic!!! **[Click here for more info.](https://www.facebook.com/events/116225419223945/)**
**Creative Mornings BHM Fri, Feb.22, 8:30-10:30am Cost: FREE At: Bham Museum of Art ([map](https://www.google.com/maps/place/Birmingham+Museum+of+Artfirstname.lastname@example.org,-86.8122634,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x88891b9a8d8a002d:0x4ff9c6343444caba!8m2!3d33.5222197!4d-86.8100693))** Mayor Randall Woodfin is the February speaker! Come hear him speak about Symmetry. You don’t want to miss this FREE event at the Museum of Art! The Creative Mornings series focuses on various topics relevant to the community. Reserve your FREE ticket before they sell out! **[Click here for more info.](https://www.facebook.com/CMBirmingham/)**
**National Margarita Day Fri, Feb.22, All Day Cost: Varies At: Various Locations** It’s National Margarita Day! Sometimes you have to take life with a grain of salt, slice of lime, and a shot of tequila. There are plenty of of local restaurants celebrating Margarita Day with drink specials including Tropicaleo, Cantina, Chuy’s, and more! Search the Facebook link below and find one near you! **[Click here for more info.](https://www.facebook.com/search/events/?q=national%20margarita%20day&epa=SERP_TAB)**
**Kami-Con Season 11 Fri-Sun, Feb.22-24 Cost: $25-$55 At: BJCC ([map](https://www.google.com/maps/place/Birmingham%E2%80%93Jefferson+Convention+Complexemail@example.com,-86.8149442,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x88891bd8380769b1:0xa6b2596d5bbff52f!8m2!3d33.5239475!4d-86.8127501))** This weekend is Alabama's LARGEST Anime & Gaming Comic Con! Anime, Games, Cosplay, Comics & More! You can purchase a day pass for $25 or get a 3-day weekend pass for $55. This is always a unique and fun event full of colorful cosplay, vendors, and much more. **[Click here for more info.](https://www.facebook.com/events/697322537292085/)**
**Public Master Class VOCES8 Fri, Feb.22, 2-4pm Cost: FREE At: Cathedral of St. Paul ([map](https://www.google.com/maps/place/2120+3rd+Ave+N,+Birmingham,+ALfirstname.lastname@example.org,-86.8070041,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x88891b97022336ff:0x669b7517376cf07a!8m2!3d33.51786!4d-86.80481))** Highland Consort will be receiving a masterclass from the internationally renowned vocal ensemble, VOCES8. This event is FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! If you are a fan of acapella music you will not want to miss out on this unique opportunity to see VOCES8 share their expertise! You’ll hear some amazing music as well! **[Click here for more info.](https://www.facebook.com/events/604011730059254/ )**
**Entertainment District Kick-off Fri, Feb. 22, 4:30-8pm Cost: FREE At: Pepper Place ([map](https://www.google.com/maps/place/Pepper+Place+(28th+St+%26+2nd+Ave+S+IB)/@33.51601,-86.7948641,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x88891bba12d72351:0x85f749fdcf76c6d8!8m2!3d33.51601!4d-86.79267))** Come celebrate the official first day of Pepper Place as Birmingham's newest Entertainment District! National Margarita Day is the perfect way to kick-off this new era for Pepper Place as visitors will be able to walk around with drinks in hand. In addition, the shops will stay open until 7pm, and each restaurant will have specials to celebrate the occasion! The Lumbar, for one, will be serving "The Heisenmarg," a twist on a blue margarita and will have music styled by DJ AP Suaze! **[Click here for more info.](https://www.facebook.com/events/302371133966949/)**
**Bunny Meet & Greet Fri-Sun, Feb.22-24 Cost: FREE At: PetSmart Hoover ([map](https://www.google.com/maps/place/PetSmartemail@example.com,-86.8030828,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x8889226ac10e243b:0xe5d39a65e51f9800!8m2!3d33.377574!4d-86.8008887))** Come meet some of the Alabama Rabbit Rescue rabbits at the Hoover PetSmart and find out more about how to adopt, foster, or volunteer! They will be there Friday (5-8 pm), Saturday (11-3pm), and Sunday (1-4 pm). They will even have a bunny kissing booth! Be sure to hop on over! **[Click here for more info.](https://www.facebook.com/events/2230759860515580/)**
**Night Under the Big Top Fri, Feb.22, 8pm Cost: $75 At: The Club ([map](https://www.google.com/maps/place/The+Club,+Incfirstname.lastname@example.org,-86.8032271,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x88891bdfadd31405:0xd147327d1cc18d55!8m2!3d33.488751!4d-86.801033))** For 15 years, Glenwood’s Junior Board has hosted this premiere event and we have plans in store to ensure that this year’s is the best one yet! Guests will be treated to a delicious menu alongside the great drink choices you have come to expect. TOTAL A$$ET$, Birmingham’s Band of Bankers will liven up the dance floor. The extensive silent auction returns to give you lots of unique opportunities to support Glenwood, while snagging some pretty great items. **[Click here for more info.](https://www.facebook.com/events/1813536602069554/)**
**LBMX: New Voices IV Fri, Feb.22, 8pm Cost: FREE At: Black Market 5pts ([map](https://www.google.com/maps/place/Black+Market+Bar+%2B+Grillemail@example.com,-86.7985221,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x88891bc4e99456ad:0xb657d7f02bc74687!8m2!3d33.5009393!4d-86.796328))** LBMX is continually seeking out artists that are making great music in our city and state and they work hard to promote Hip Hop and related forms here in The Magic City. They are using their monthly show to showcase six acts that they have been following and have been wanting to work with. Each act will have a short 20 minute cameo set to show the audience what they do. Come and check them out! **[Click here for more info.](https://www.facebook.com/events/255030398764935/)**
**Alabama Coffee Fest Sat, Feb.23, 9am-4pm Cost: $15+ At: Cahaba Brewing Co. ([map](https://www.google.com/maps/place/Cahaba+Brewing+Companyfirstname.lastname@example.org,-86.7673242,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x88891bb988716fc9:0xfe9a1bb56dd8666!8m2!3d33.5275743!4d-86.7651301))** Birmingham, Alabama, get ready for another immersive coffee experience when Alabama Multicultural (AMOR) presents Alabama Coffee Festival on Saturday! Specially curated roasters and coffee shops share with you unique beans and flavor profiles with live entertainment. This is a fun environment for true coffee enthusiasts with a strictly limited ticket capacity, so act fast! **[Click here for more info.](https://www.facebook.com/events/368625083913863/)**
**End Heroin Walk Sat, Feb.23, 9am Cost: FREE At: Railroad Park ([map](https://www.google.com/maps/place/Railroad+Parkemail@example.com,-86.812049,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x88891dc4ec7902e7:0x4f50b5604f42c7d8!8m2!3d33.5096484!4d-86.8098549))** You are invited to come out, build a team of friends and family, and be a part of a movement! Heroin and opiates have ravaged our community in Birmingham and across the country. It is time for us to stand together and fight back! Join in at Railroad Park and walk for those we have lost, for those in recovery and for those who have yet to find recovery. We are walking to raise awareness to the substance abuse epidemic we are facing. **[Click here for more info.](https://secure.qgiv.com/event/ehbw2/)**
**SuperPOPS: Disney in Concert Sat, Feb.23, 7pm Cost: $19+ At: Samford Wright Center ([map](https://www.google.com/maps/place/Samford+University+Wright+Centerfirstname.lastname@example.org,-86.7947885,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x8889190d4077e61f:0x36daae75474ac42c!8m2!3d33.4633673!4d-86.7925944))** Experience a magical journey into storytelling and music as only the timeless tales of Disney can evoke. Disney In Concert Tale as Old as Time explores iconic moments, plot twists, and feats of daring heroics from Frozen, Beauty and the Beast, Cinderella, The Little Mermaid, Tangled, The Lion King and many more. **[Click here for more info.](https://www.facebook.com/events/909997519179177/)**
**MCK Mardi Gras Brunch Sun, Feb.24, 11am-3pm Cost: FREE At: Brennan’s ([map](https://www.google.com/maps/place/Brennan's+Irish+Pubemail@example.com,-86.7984387,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x88891bc48feee315:0xaf572f0e70b2149c!8m2!3d33.5001045!4d-86.7962446))** Join Magic City Kitties for fellowship and revelry in this season of Carnival! They will have music and a brunch will be served filled with regional delicacies worthy of this Courir de Mardi Gras. Dress in party attire or come as you are. Bring a friend and share the festivities. **[Click here for more info.](https://www.facebook.com/events/218644765685499/)**
Liz Brasher at Seasick
Sun, Feb.24, 4-5pm
At: Seasick Records (map)
Liz Brasher stops by Seasick for an in-store performance/signing on Sunday, February 24th at 4pm! She'll be playing songs from her debut album, Painted Image, which is out now via Fat Possum Records! Come enjoy this FREE show and a chance to get to know this great musician!
Click here for more info.
**Beer My Valentine Sun, Feb.24, 5-8pm Cost: $50 At: Hop City ([map](https://www.google.com/maps/place/Hop+City+Beer+%26+Wine+Birminghamfirstname.lastname@example.org,-86.7916556,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x88891bb102b46575:0x39ecc7af01618117!8m2!3d33.5167405!4d-86.7894615))** Join Hop City for the first Beer Dinner of 2019, featuring the inspired food of The Hot Tag, and chef-created beers from Moody Tongue Brewing! Tickets to this event make a great gift, so don't delay because they will sell out! They are also planning some surprises for this event. Don’t miss out on this delicious dinner! **[Click here for more info.](https://www.facebook.com/events/814322408917602/)**
**Sidewalk Salon: Oscar Watch Party Sun, Feb.24, 6-11pm Cost: FREE At: Rojo ([map](https://www.google.com/maps/place/Rojoemail@example.com,-86.7832609,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x88891a3521bf6115:0x7cdfe2b9546d146d!8m2!3d33.5061078!4d-86.7810668))** Join Sidewalk Film Festival for the 91st Academy Awards! They'll have ballots for you to fill out before the ceremony begins - whoever correctly predicts the most categories will win a prize! Come dressed in your Oscar best, like an Oscar statue, or recreate the best (or worst) Oscar fashions from Oscars past. Admission to Salon is always FREE, with all the chips, salsa, and queso dip you can eat courtesy of the good folks at Rojo. **[Click here for more info.](https://www.facebook.com/events/791400314560994/)**
Sun, Feb.24, 7-9pm
At: Mom’s Basement (map)
Come on out on Sunday Feb. 24th for World Bartender's Day and enjoy the smooth 70's sounds of Yacht Rock. Your Captain for the night will be Geno Pearson from Birmingham Mountain Radio! End your weekend on a high note!
Click here for more info.