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
Each day has a very small chance of rain. But mostly everyone should stay dry. Great weekend weather ahead!
Local Best Bets:
Sporting clay shoot fundraiser for Bryan Carr on Friday June 15th all day long. For more info. visit http://selwoodfarm.com/.
Turtleneck Turtle Races at the Alexander City airport on Friday June 15th starting at 7pm. For more info. visit http://alexandercity.wsfa.com/news/events/165452-33rd-annual-turtleneck-turtle-race-alzheimers
Farmers market at Zinn Park in Anniston on Saturday June 16th. For more info. visit http://www.tv24.tv/news/?newsID=13240
Father’s Day Bass Tournament takes place on Weiss Lake on Saturday June 16th.
Southside Sprints for Children 5K run/walk to benefit the James M. Barrie Center for Children. Race begins at 8am on Sat. June 16th. For more info. visit http://www.gadsdentimes.com/article/20120613/ENT/120619905/1196/ENT?Title=Barrie-Center-Southside-police-team-up-for-5K
29th annual Noccalula Rod Run at the Noccalula Falls Campground. Happening Friday-Sunday June 15-17. For more info. visit http://www.gadsdentimes.com/article/20120610/ENT/120619990/1196/ENT?Title=Big-turnout-expected-for-annual-Noccalula-Rod-Run-car-show
26th annual Juneteenth in Gadsden happening Saturday June 16th. For more info. visit http://www.gadsdentimes.com/article/20120614/ENT/120619897/1196/ENT?Title=Parade-entertainment-to-highlight-Juneteenth-festivities-
Georgia Honors Iraq Veterans Parade in downtown Rome, Ga on Sat. June 16th. For more info. visit http://www.georgiahonorsiraqveterans.com/.
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 Bets:
Kathy Griffin brings her distinctive comedy to the Fox Theatre for two shows on Sat. June 16. For more info. visit http://www.foxtheatre.org/.
Atlanta Fest in Stone Mountain Park June 14-16. For more info. visit http://www.atlantafest.com/.
Birmingham Best Bets:
FreshWorks Fest occurs at Jones Valley Teaching Farm on Sat. June 16th. For more information visit http://freshworksfest.com/.
Trunkstock Festival 2012 happens on Sat. June 16th. For more info. visit http://www.avondalebrewing.com/trunkstock2012/.