Weekend Events in Tuscaloosa
22nd BBQ & Blue Jeans 👖
Saturday evening at 6:00 p.m., join your friends and the community at Water Oaks Farm for live music, BBQ by the McAbee Pigfitters, a silent auction and more! This annual event is a fun, casual good time for everyone. The proceeds from this event will benefit The DCH Foundation’s Help & Hope Fund for patients struggling to make ends meet during their personal battles with cancer. Learn more about this event here.
March Madness Bike Night at T-Town Harley Davidson 🎶
It’s the first bike night of the season, and it’s sure to be a great one! March Madness Bike Night at T-Town Harley-Davidson is this Saturday from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. This is a free event with food, live music from Modern Moonshine Band, vendors, door prizes, giveaways, and more! All vehicles are welcome to attend. There will also be specials and discounts available in the store. Find all of the details about this event at their page here.
Hospice of West Alabama’s 5k Run/Walk 🏅
Hospice of West Alabama’s 10th Annual Family 5k will be this weekend. It will take place Saturday, on the campus of the VA Medical Center. The event will begin at 8:00 a.m., with registration beginning at 7:00 a.m. in the Hospice of West Alabama parking lot. The course is certified by the Tuscaloosa Track Club, and is a great way to give back to the community. Pre-registration is available at the Hospice of West Alabama office or online here. The first 150 people to register will receive a free t-shirt!
Shelton State Men’s Baseball vs. Bevil State ⚾️
For a fun, early start to the weekend, enjoy watching some quality baseball. Thursday night at 6:00 p.m., Shelton State Community College will take on Bevil State Community College. Come out and support the Bucs at this family-friendly game at the Shelton Baseball Field. For directions and more information about Shelton State’s athletics program, go to their website here.
Now you see it…. At CHOM! 🎩🐰
The Tuscaloosa Children’s Hands on Museum is back this weekend with a themed event for your family to enjoy. This week’s theme is “Now you see it….”, as admission on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. will include magical fun, including a magic show by CHOM’s own magician. Try your hand at sleight of hand, and explore optical illusions. Learn more about CHOM and this event here.
What to look forward to:
Bicentennial Bash 🎉
All-star Alabama musicians Jason Isbell, St. Paul & the Broken Bones, The Commodores, Moon Taxi, and the Blind Boys of Alabama will headline a FREE family friendly concert, Saturday, March 30 at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater. The concert is part of the City of Tuscaloosa Bicentennial Bash. This come-and-go event will also be a day-long celebration of Tuscaloosa’s 200th birthday, and will include a lively Kids Zone with rides, inflatables and hands-on activities for children of all ages. For more information about the Tuscaloosa 200 celebration throughout the year, visit the website here.
Druid City Music Festival 🎶
I’m sure that you have seen the incredible lineup of Big Boi and others for the Druid City Music Festival, but did you know that you can purchase tickets NOW? To read more about this exciting event and buy tickets, please visit the website here.
Druid City Arts Festival 🖼
DCAF will be back this year for two days, April 5-6! It has been expanded to be even bigger and better than ever. The added Friday night event will feature live music and arts, and Saturday will still be full of art, music, and activities for everyone to enjoy. Be sure to put this FREE event on your calendar! For more information, visit their website here.