On the agenda this weekend in Birmingham—Aug. 20-22

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Cheers to the weekend! Photo via Avondale Common House

The Magic City is buzzing with excitement all weekend long. Birmingham Restaurant Week is still popping, a new exhibit is unveiled downtown and much more. Now, mask up if you’re so inclined and check out what’s ahead, August 20-22.

This Weekend in The Magic City

It’s too gouda not to share

Local food vendor, chef or awesome cook? The 4th annual Magic City Mac + Cheese Fest is back November 14 at Back Forty Beer Co., and they want YOU to be a vendor. If you’re in the mood for some seriously cheesy competition, complete a vendor form now.

Eat up, y’all

Birmingham Restaurant Week continues through the weekend, so don’t miss out! Over 60 local restaurants and food trucks are serving up incredible meals and deals with menus ranging from $5-$50. Grab a bite—now-Aug. 29. Find out which restaurants are participating + more

Calling all heroes in a half shell!

It’s time to unleash those ninja skills and prepare for action. On Saturday, August 21, one of the coolest exhibits around hits McWane Science Center in Birmingham—Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Secrets of the SewerFind out why this exhibit will have you shouting Awesome! Sat. 10AM-5PM, Sun. Noon-5PM. Price varies. Tickets 

Score FREE tickets to McWane. Enter our giveaway now!

Juneteenth part 2

Rain may have postponed TheMGB Culture & Community Fest Honoring Juneteenth back in June, but this weekend… IT’S HAPPENING! So grab the fam and head to Legion Field from Noon-10PM for a day of good music and tasty food in honor of Juneteenth. Tickets are $5-$8.

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The Modern Green Book, Juneteenth
Don’t miss TheMGB Juneteenth Fest, Aug. 21. Photo via The Modern Green Book’s Facebook
  • Saturday, August 21: Made Market @ Haven. 10AM-5PM. Free Admission. RSVP.

Find more events in Now the Weekend—Video Edition.

Extra, extra! Discover 41 new home listings hot on the market with RealtySouth. 

Looking Ahead

Sidewalk Film
Are you ready for Sidewalk Film Festival in Birmingham? Photo via Sidewalk FIlm’s Facebook
  • Friday-Saturday, August 27-28: Eat in the Streets @ Downtown Birmingham. Fri. 5-10PM, Sat. 10AM-10PM.

Deal of the Week

10% off at Kirby Hopkins Art with mention of Bham Now. Find more deals + add your own to our Small Business Guide.

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