Legion FC Kicks Off Their New Season!
This weekend has TWO amazing fundraisers, the first St.Patrick’s Day events of the season, and the first official Legion FC Home Game at Protective Stadium!  It’s a packed out weekend and we have plenty of fun events to share with you! Check them out!  Also, if you see us on Saturday afternoon, we’ll probably be SUPER caffeinated!

Monkey’s Approacheth
Thurs, March 10, 5-7pm
Cost: FREE
At: Grand Bohemian (map)
The Grand Bohemian will have NEW works from our friend, and local artist, John Lytle Wilson! Stop by from 5-7pm and check out some amazing paintings! You’ve probably seen some of his giant robot and monkey murals around town.  John is known for adding some fun touches to older paintings as well as creating 100% original artwork featuring vivid colors that capture the imagination!
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Taste of Homewood 2022
Thurs, March 10, 5:30-8pm
Cost: $30adv/$40 door
At: Rosewood Hall (map)
Come enjoy samples from 30 local restaurants at the eighteenth annual Taste of Homewood! Ticket prices include unlimited samples of food and beverage, live entertainment, and more! Tickets are $30 in advance, and $40 the day of the event. We always love attending this event! It’s a great way to support local restaurant owners and sample some of their best dishes!
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Chamber Music at AEIVA
Thurs, March 10, 6-8pm
Cost: FREE
At: AEIVA (map)
Enjoy FREE chamber music performed by some of Alabama’s top musicians and thoughtfully curated in response to artworks currently on display in AEIVA’s current batch of exhibitions. “Chamber Music @ AEIVA” is a free concert series that aims to present quality chamber music in an engaging, inviting environment. The series offers semesterly concerts that connect music with the art on display at the Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts (AEIVA). Registration is required to attend this in-person event.
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Bulls Hockey: Thirsty Thursday!
Thurs, March 10, 7:30pm
Cost: $15+
At: Pelham Civic Complex (map)
It’s Thirsty Thursday as the Bulls take on the Rail Yard Dogs! Bring your friends and enjoy drink specials all game long! This is a great outing for the young adult crowd. Cheer on our hometown hockey team, see some fights, and have a great time!
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Coffee Concert: Mendelssohn’s Scottish Symphony
Fri, March 11, 11am
Cost: $19+
At: Alys Stephens (map)
Somber and lush turned vivacious and mystical. Experience musical impressions of Edinburgh’s Holyrood Palace at twilight in Mendelssohn’s Scottish Symphony. This is a great way to enjoy a Friday lunch break! The ASO does a fantastic job of putting on a short, yet memorable concert.
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17th Annual Schoolhouse Rock
Fri, March 11, 7-11pm
Cost: $60 (fundraiser)
At: Regions Field (map)
Keep Rockin' with the Cornerstone School Junior Board as they host the 17th Annual Schoolhouse Rock on Friday, March 11, 2022 at Regions Field! Voted Best Charity Event Six Years in a Row in About Town Magazine! Guests will enjoy live music from Just a Few Cats, silent auction, wine toss and event giveaways. Tickets include complimentary beer, wine, heavy hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar. It's going to be a rockin' good time you will not want to miss! Cocktail attire. All proceeds will directly benefit the students of Cornerstone School.
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Helena Beef’s 5th Annual St. Patrick’s Party
Sat, March 12, 11am-Midnight
Cost: $10 /Kids 12 & under FREE
At: Beef O’Brady’s (map)
Beef O’Brady’s will be celebrating St. Patrick’s Day on Saturday, March 12th from 11am until! There will be live music, Green Beer, kids fun area with a Bouncy House and Face painting and all of the shenanigans you can handle! They've got a full music lineup outside with Outshine, Gringo Fife, Twelve, Nacho Daddy AND inside with Finding North, Ben Williams Music and Parkside Pickers! Tickets are $10 (gets you into all 3 locations once purchased) and kids 12 and under are free!!
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Tour de Brewers XVII: St. Patrick’s Edition
Sat, March 12, 11am-3pm
Cost: $40
At: Starts at Tin Roof (map)
Tour de Brewers XVII is a roughly 13K'ish informal charity run/ride/brewery crawl supporting The Dannon Project that combines the "fun" of a fun run with the real fun of tasting great Birmingham local brews. The running/cycling event starts at 11:00am at Tin Roof Birmingham. As a participant, you will receive a race bib with 5 vouchers each good for a craft beer at any of the stops on the event. Enjoy stops at TEN breweries! As a participant, you will receive a race bib with 5 vouchers each good for a craft beer at any of the stops on the event. Registration closes on 3/11.
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Birmingham Hammerfest!
Sat, March 12-13, 11:30am-9pm
Cost: FREE
At: Pepper Place (map)
Crit racers from around the U.S. are headed back to the Magic City to race through the streets of the Pepper Place District. Saturday's FREE pet and family-friendly cycling festival will showcase exciting, fast-paced street racing. Saturday, March 12 will feature: Drink Specials, Beer Garde, Food Truck, a Kid's Zone, Bike Valet, and so much more! Don't miss out on the Sunday, March 13 Hammer Ride! Riders can join the USA CRITS pros in the Hammer Ride, a 30 or 60-mile supported training ride beginning and ending at Cahaba Brewing Company. Wear your GREEN!
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Sat, March 12, 12-10pm
Cost: FREE!
At: Cahaba Brewing (map)
The Taproom will be green, but the beer won’t be! This St. Patrick’s Day, celebrate craft beer, cocktails, and live (+local) music at the Taproom for Cahaba’s annual ShamROCK. They’ll also have limited specialty merch!  From 1 - 4, the venue will also be hosting Sweet Ham Alabama's Spring Clean Sale in the Barrel Room! There will also be food trucks on site!
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Quake Grand Opening
Sat, March 12, 12-4pm
Cost: FREE
At: Quake Plus Size Resale (map)
Join in Saturday for the  GRAND OPENING of Quake Plus Size Resale! At Quake, they are all about empowering plus size humans. That's why they set out to create a place that was all about catering to people of every shape, size, and style via gently used clothing. They have joined up with MAKEbhm and Wildhoney Flower Truck to bring you the ultimate shopping day in Avondale! MAKEbhm will open its doors to showcase over a dozen makers while Wildhoney Flower Truck will celebrate their grand re-opening in our shared space.
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Voyager Fest
Sat, March 12, 12-10pm
Cost: $20
At: Avondale Brewing Co. (map)
Join in at Avondale Brewing supporting artists traveling to SXSW with music, vendors, local Birmingham food, and more! This is an all ages event! There will be ELEVEN different bands and musicians taking the stage throughout the day! Get ready to have some fun and enjoy some great tunes!
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Crawfish Fest!
Sat, March 12, 2-10pm
Cost: Free to attend
At: Interstellar Ginger Beer Co. (map)
Come hang with Interstellar as they host their first crawfish festival of the season featuring LOTS of mudbugs, LIVE music, axe throwing, and corn hole. It's going to be a great time! Kick off Crawfish season with this fun event!
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10th Annual Shamrock Shindig!
Sat, March 12, 4-8pm
Cost: $45
At: Back Forty Beer Co. (map)
The Arc of Central Alabama’s Junior Board is hosting its 10th annual fundraising event, Shamrock Shindig, supporting their mission #inclusionforall people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). They'll have food by Back Forty, drinks, great live music from The Divines, Elevated Birmingham photo booth to capture the fun, a signature balloon drop with prizes, and much more. With your ticket purchase you will be put in the grand prize drawing for a 7-day Orange Beach getaway!  We have emceed this event in the past and it is one of our favorite fundraisers!
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Crawfish Boil + Music from Adam Guthrie
Sat, March 12, 5pm
Cost: Free to attend
At: Rails & Ales (map)
Head to Rails & Ales for a crawfish boil with Red Mtn. Crawfish from 6-9 pm. Then enjoy music with Adam Guthrie from 7-11 pm.  This is a fun way to kick off crawfish season with some great tunes and refreshing drinks!  Grab some friends and enjoy!
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Winter Jam
Sat, March 12, 6pm
Cost: $10
At: Legacy Arena (map)
This Saturday Legacy Arena is hosting Winter Jam 2022! This is a massive concert featuring multiple bands and it is JUST $10!  There is also a pre-Jam party featuring even more artists! This is a great event for ten bucks! Performers include: Skillet, I Am They, New Song, Tauren Wells, and many more!
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BUTS Annual Party
Sun, March 13, 1pm
Cost: Free to attend
At: Turkey Creek Nature Preserve (map)
The mission of the Birmingham Ultra Trail Society  is to promote, support and grow the local trail community through service, events and races while creating fun, safe and happy trails. This weekend they are hosting a party at Turkey Creek Nature Preserve! It’s going to be a fun day for everyone and families (not just runners). The theme is Adult Field Day so start thinking about your teams and of course outfits (costumes are always encouraged). Feel free to bring your favorite beverages and a snack or appetizer to share! Check the link for more details!
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Sun, March 13, 4pm
Cost:  $7
At: Protective Stadium (map)
Let’s PACK OUT PROTECTIVE! It’s the first official home game of the 2022-23 Legion FC season at Protective Stadium! Tickets are JUST $7 and they are doing a “Buy One Give One” initiative where Legion and the City of Bham are donating a ticket to the Boys and Girls Club for every ticket you purchase! It’s time to Hammer Down and show our support for Legion! We can’t wait to attend this match! See you there!
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