Taste of Five Points, Birmingham Artwalk and more this weekend in Birmingham, September 6-8

Photo via @bhamartwalk

It’s an exciting weekend ahead for the Magic City. From foodie events to festivals, here’s what’s happening in Birmingham, September 6-8.

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Featured Events

For the Visual Fans

Check out some of our team in Now the Weekend.

Get Out and About

Grab some food, visit a gallery or museum and, of course, swoon over these 47 open houses


Let’s Get Tasty

5 Point Public House and Oyster Bar. Photo via Five Points Alliance 

Celebrate one of Birmingham’s favorite neighborhoods this Sunday, September 8 from Noon-4PM during the Taste of Five Points. Take part in the festivities and enjoy food from over 20 local eateries, sip some drinks, bee-bop to music and more

Walk This Way… To The Birmingham Artwalk

Amber Orr, Painting, Birmingham Artwalk 2018. Photo via Birmingham Artwalk on Facebook

This Friday and Saturday (September 6-7), Birmingham’s loft neighborhood will transform into a 2-day arts festival during the Birmingham Artwalk.

Discover the work of more than 100 visual artists, live musicians, street performers, food and drink, vendors and kids activities. Learn all about it!


Friday and Saturday—September 6-7

Check out local artists from all over Birmingham. Photo via Birmingham Artwalk on Facebook

Birmingham Artwalk 2019 @ Downtown Birmingham Historic District. Fri. 5-10PM; Sat. 10AM-6PM. FREE.

Friday—September 6

Red Mountain Jug Band. Photo via Roger Stephenson Photography

Red Mountain Jug Band @ Cahaba Brewing Co. 6-9PM. 

Mark Farina @ Saturn Birmingham. 9PM. 18+. $15. Tickets.


Frankly Scarlet @ The Nick Rocks. 10PM. $8. Tickets.

Wine with Patrick @ Hop City. 5-7PM. FREE.

Bedlam & Ben Moseley @ The Yellow Rose. 9PM-1AM. 21+. $5.


Tea and Tarot @ Books, Beans and Candles. 7-8:45PM. FREE. 

Rhett & Link: Live in Concert @ The BJCC. 8PM. $46-$235.

Bards & Brews Open Mic @ The Grill at Iron City. 6:30-9PM. FREE.


Meet the Winemaker Event: Amalie Robert Estate @ LeNell’s Beverage Boutique. 5-7PM. FREE.

Caleb’s Mountain LIVE @ The Upside-down Plaza. 10PM. 

Automatic Slim Blues Band @ DanielDay Gallery. 8PM.


Spirit Night Benefiting Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimers @ Mountain Brook Creamery and Edgewood Creamery. 4:30-10PM.

Birmingham YP September Bash @ Iron City. 6-9PM. $10. Tickets.

Cook & Marker Tasting @ Piggly Wiggly (Dunnavant Valley). 5-7PM. 


Saturday—September 7

Look at those moves! Photo via Steel City Swing on Facebook

Lindy Hop Mini Workshop @ Steel City Swing. 11AM-10PM. $40. Tickets.

Photography Workshop: Contrast – Big vs. Little @ Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark. 8:30AM-5:30PM. Ages 18+. $250. Register: tyler.malugani@birminghamal.gov.

Rumba Latina Birmingham: Latin Night @ Saturn Birmingham. 9PM. 18+. $10. Tickets.


Frankly Scarlet @ The Nick Rocks. 10PM. $10. Ages 21+. Tickets.

B.Y.O. Piece September @ The Mercantile by Miller. 10AM. $45. Register: 205.769.6986.

The Inside Scoop Social Gathering and Book Launch with Danielle Evans @ Engineering Design Technology Building. 6-8PM. FREE. Tickets.


Spa-cation a Wellness Experience Event @ St. Vincent’s One Nineteen. 10AM-2PM. $85. Tickets.

Catalina, Miki Fiki @ Marty’s PM. 11:30PM-3:30AM. 21+. $5.

Elijah Butler Band @ Dave’s Pub. 10PM. 


Caver’s Farm. Photo via The Market at Pepper Place on Facebook

The Market @ Pepper Place. 7AM-Noon. FREE.

Mixed Media Art Class @ Alabama’s Art Supply. 10AM-Noon. 

Football Watch Party @ Brown Derby. 2:30-10PM. FREE.


Park Clean Up @ Brother Bryan Park – 5 Points South. 9AM-Noon.

Jump Jam @ Steel City Jump. 6:30-9:30PM. $12.  

Caleb’s Mountain LIVE @ The Upsidedown Plaza. 10PM. 


Family Yoga in the Gardens @ Birmingham Botanical Gardens. 9-10AM. Ages 3+. $15 (child + 1 adult). Register.

When Dinosaurs Ruled the Arts @ McWane Science Center. Noon-3PM. Members of McWane Science Center – FREE. Non-Members – General Admission (price varies).

King of Dixie Races and Toy Drive for Children’s Hospital of Alabama @ Sayre Speedway. 8PM. $10 – Adults; $4 – Kids age 4-11.


Sunday‚ September 8

Check out Yoga with Tori Wolfe-Sisson. Photo via LeNell’s Beverage Boutique on Facebook

Yoga with Tori Wolfe-Sisson @ LeNell’s Beverage Boutique. 10AM-Noon. FREE.

Taste of Five Points @ Brother Bryan Park. 12-4PM. $20-$35. Kids 12 and under – FREE). Tickets.

ASAN’s Graze: Birmingham @ Avondale Brewing Co. 5-8PM.Price is on a sliding scale. Suggested price: Adults $45; Kids $10. Tickets.

Brunch Bingo @ Topgolf Birmingham. 11AM-2PM. 

Jewish Food and Culture Fest @ Levite JCC of Birmingham. 11AM-3PM. FREE.

Artwork After Party @ Morris Avenue. 7-10PM. $5.

Saint Sebastian @ Birmingham Museum of Art. 2-3PM. FREE.

Reggae Block Party @ Chaser’s Sports Bar & Grill. 3-10PM. FREE.

Grandparent’s Day @ Desoto Caverns. 1-5:30PM. Price varies on ticket. Tickets.

Waker @ Zydeco. 9:30PM. $10. Tickets.

Upcoming Events

Legion players with clients from United Ability, a United Way partner organization. Photo courtesy of United Way of Central Alabama

Fri., Sept. 13: United Way Community Day at Birmingham Legion FC Game @ BVVA. 7PM. $15-$35. Tickets.
Sept. 14-15: Fall Plant Sale @ Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Sat. 9AM-4PM; Sun. 11AM-3PM. FREE.



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