Birmingham Top Things to Do: April 6th – 12th

Strand Of Oaks In-Store Performance Signing
Strand Of Oaks In-Store Performance Signing
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You can’t be bored in a city like this. Especially, this upcoming week. Grab your calendars and try to get out and enjoy these top events.

Girls Rock Birmingham Art Auction @Seasick Records and Crestwood Coffee Company

Girls Rock Birmingham Art Auction
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This art auction will be the place to be on April 6th from 5:30 to 8pm. Art lovers will get the chance to buy some local pieces from some of Bham’s favorite artists. All proceeds go to Girls Rock Birmingham, an organization that helps girls build self-esteem and find their voices. More Information.

Spring Plant Sale @ Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Spring Plant Sale Birmingham Botanica Gardens Top things to do this week
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Spring has sprung and the Botanical Gardens has got you covered. From April 7th – 9th, grab some pretty peonies, dazzling daisies, or freshen up your other gardening needs at the Spring Plant Sale. More Information.

Magic City Diamond Classic @ Outside of Regions Field

Magic City Diamond Classic Street Festival Birmingham AL
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Local Food Trucks, Small Business Vendors, Music and Fun. What more do you need for a Friday of Fun. Join Alabama A&M and Alabama State baseball teams while they compete for the title of Magic City Diamon Classic Champions right downtown. More Information.

Strand Of Oaks In-Store Performance/Signing @ Seasick Records

Strand Of Oaks In-Store Performance Signing
via Bham Now Calendar

Head over to Seasick Records for an acoustic performance and signing of Strand of Oaks before their headlining show at Saturn. More Information.

Gopher Tortoise Day @ Birmingham Zoo

Gopher Tortoise Day Birmingham AL Birmingham Zoo
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Have you ever heard of a Gopher Tortoise? Now’s your chance to soak up some knowledge this Saturday! Head over to the Birmingham Zoo to learn more about this endangered species and watch some live animal demonstrations and encounters. More Information.

Downtown Homewood Hop & Shop @ Downtown Homewood

Homewood Hop & SHop Birmingham AL Homewood Chamber of Commerce
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Easter is right around the corner and we know where you can find the Easter Bunny himself. You can find him at the Little Professor this Saturday during Hop ‘n Shop! Stop by and hunt for some eggs or get a picture with your favorite fluff ball. More Information.

Haunted Birmingham Trolley Tour 

Haunted House Trolley Birmingham AL
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Learn about all things spooky here in the Magic City on this Haunted Trolley Tour through town. There will be two tours Saturday evening. Don’t miss out on a spooky night. More information.

Hot in Herre: 2000s DANCE PARTY @ Saturn

Hot in Herre Saturn Dance Party Birmingham AL
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Saturn is turning back the clock to the early 2000’s. They are bringing back those fave artists you miss so you can dance the night away. You won’t want to miss this major TBT (on Saturday). More information. 

Anoushka Shankar @ UAB’s Alys Stephen Center

Anoushka Shankar IndiaFest Event Birmingham AL
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Sitar player, composer, and grammy nominee Anoushka Shankar is here in Birmingham this Sunday. You will not want to miss her amazing performance at IndiaFest this weekend. More Information.

UAB Earth Day Festival @ The UAB Green

Birmingham TOp Things to Do UAB Earth Day
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UAB Sustainability is putting on another great Festival to celebrate our beautiful Earth. There will be vendors and food trucks galore and of course educational and environmental booths and organizations for the going green enthusiasts in everyone. More Information.

Author: Vicky Lewis

Senior at UAB, Poodle Enthusiast, Hiking Novice