This is Weekend Roundup. The local events that are happening in NE Alabama and NW Georgia. And the bigger events that are happening in Atlanta and Birmingham. As always if you have an event that needs to be featured on Weekend Roundup. E-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Just warm and sunny with a very slight chance of rain each day.
Local Best Bets:
Games on Friday at Burgess-Snow Field at Jacksonville State
Donoho vs. White Plains- 4pm
Alexandria vs. Wellborn- 7pm
The US 11 Antique Alley is from May 17th to May 20th. From Meridian, MS to Bristol, VA. For more information go to http://www.us11antiquealley.com/.
The Rome River Jam features many bands on May 19th. For more info. http://romeriverjam.com/.
The Poke Salat Festival happens on May 19th in Arab, AL and features many things for the family to do. For more info. go to http://www.pokesalatfestival.com/.
The Glencoe, AL Celebration in the Park happens on May 19th. For more info. go to http://www.gadsdentimes.com/article/20120515/news/120519911?cid=dlvr.it&tc=ar.
The Clay County Music and Arts festival in Ashland, AL occurs on May 19th. For more info. go to http://claycochamber.com/.
The Finishing With Faith Family Fun Day 5K also happens in Clay County on May 19th.
For more info. go to https://www.facebook.com/events/309713512431832/.
A fundraising concert for Aimee Copeland who is recovering from a bacterial infection will be held at 8pm on May 18th in the Moonshadow Music Hall at Sunnyside Cafe in Carrollton, GA. For more info. go to http://www.sunnyside-cafe.com/.
Catfish Festival happens at Jackson County Park in Scottsboro, AL. For more info. go to http://www.jacksoncountychamber.com/component/jcalpro/view/436/33.
The Rhododendron Festival happens in Mentone, AL on May 19-20. For more info. go to http://www.discoverlookoutmountain.com/.
Buchanan’s Fair on the Square around the Historic Courthouse happens on May 19th. For more info. go to http://www.visitharalson.org.
Here are my out of the area best bets for this weekend. Go to http://www.accessatlanta.com/atlanta-events/ for Atlanta events or http://birminghamal.org/events-calendar/ for Birmingham events.
Atlanta Best Bet:
The Cans Film Festival happens on May 18th. For more info. go to http://cansfilmfestival.wordpress.com/
Birmingham Best Bet:
Do Dah Day at Rhodes and Caldwell Parks in Birmingham on May 19th. For more info. go to http://www.dodahday.org/.