Let’s cheer to another weekend in Birmingham, everyone. Find details to events like Eat in the Street, a Grease Sing-A-Long and more. Scroll for what’s ahead, July 9-11.
This Weekend in The Magic City
Doesn’t get more unique than this
It’s opening weekend for Red Mountain Theatre’s newest show—Roaring Twenties: An Immersive Theatrical Experience. It’s not your typical theatre performance, either. This one requires you to be on your feet following the action of 6 different sets throughout Red Mountain Theatre’s new Arts Campus. Not only that, but you’ll need a password to get in! Learn more. The show runs now-July 31. Times vary based on date. *Discount Alert*: Use code RMT6 for $6 off your ticket.Buy now.
Tell me bout it, stud
Whether you’re Summer Lovin’ or Greased Lightnin’, join the Alabama Theatre for a Grease Sing-Along on Friday, July 9. It’s sure to be a rama lama lama ka dinga da dinga dong good time. The show begins at 7PM. Tickets are $10. (FYI–the Alabama Theatre will host another sing-along on Sunday, July 11 at 2PM. Scoop your tickets to Singing in the Rain ☔️.)
40 new home listings?!
No, I’m definitely not joking. My fave, the 3 bed/2 bath home on Halcyon Trace in Trussville. Find yours here.
Did you see those moves?!
The world’s greatest wake-boarders come to Oak Mountain State Park on Saturday, July 10 and you can watch them compete in the Pro Wake Tour powered by Supra Boats. Food trucks will be on-site, so bring your appetite. The event begins at 9AM. The event is FREE, but state park admission fees apply. More info.
Anime, toys + collectibles… oh my!
Saturday, July 10 marks the first ever ATC Market at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Birmingham-Hoover. From anime and comics to video games and more, you’ll discover a huge variety of cool items and collectibles. The event begins at 10AM. Admission is $3 at the door. Military (with ID) + kids under 10 get in FREE.
Catch ya on the online side
Saturday, July 10 is the final day to visit Charm on 2nd in person. Yep, the shop is packing up its brick and mortar for an online only presence. To celebrate the store’s time on 2nd Ave, join them for Mimosas & Donuts from 10AM-4PM. Psst! Jewelry is 50% off.
Food + art = awesome
19th Street in front of The Pizitz Food Hall shuts down for Eat in the Street on Saturday, July 10 from 11AM-5PM. In coordination with The Birmingham Art Crawl, enjoy art vendors, street-side pop-ups and fresh beats by Will Bryant.
An event designed around food trucks? I’m all in! On Sunday, July 11, dig in to tasty local cuisine during the First Sunday Food Truck Tour at the Pelham Recreation Center from 1-5PM. Bon appetit.
Coming Up Next Weekend
- Friday, July 16: United Ability Day—Learn more.
- Friday, July 16-18: Virtual Art from the Heart Silent Auction via Studio by The Tracks. 7-8PM. General viewing – FREE. Advanced viewing ticket – $20. Register/Tickets.
- Saturday, July 17: A Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute with Shootin You Straight @ Trussville Entertainment District. 7-9PM. FREE.
- Saturday, July 17: Patton Creek Art Festival @ Creekside Ave, Hoover. 9AM-5PM. FREE.
- Saturday-Sunday, July 17-24: Fiesta Ball benefiting the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center (UAB). $35-$75.