Weekend Roundup: 3-1 to 3-3

Geek Alabama Weekend Roundup

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 barcncpt44@aol.com.

Weekend Weather:


This weekend is going to be cold!  Some snow on Saturday!

Local Best Bets:

Downtown Gadsden First Friday on Friday March 1st from 5-8 pm.  This First Friday’s theme is “Downtown Gadsden Gives Back.”  For more info. go to: http://www.downtowngadsden.com/2012/12/23/happy-new-year-3/

Anniston Kiwanis pancake breakfast at the Anniston City Meeting Center.  Happening on Saturday March 2nd from 6 am-1 pm.  For more info. go to: http://annistonkiwanis.com/.

Southern #630 Steam Train will be in Attalla, AL on Saturday March 2nd.  For more info. go to: http://www.gadsdentimes.com/article/20130207/news/130209827

Golden Eagle 10K in Jacksonville, AL.  Happening on Saturday March 2nd at 8 am.  For more info. go to: http://www.annistonrunners.com/event-calendar/?eventID=442&date=03/02/2013

Parker Pancake Run in Anniston, AL.  Happening on Saturday March 2nd at 8am.  For more info. go to: http://www.annistonrunners.com/event-calendar/?eventID=463&date=03/02/2013

Hospice of Marshall County Race to Remember 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run happening on Saturday March 2nd at 8 am in Boaz, AL.  For more info. go to: http://www.annistonrunners.com/event-calendar/?eventID=468&date=03/02/2013

Relay for Life Pageant to be held at Sewell Mill in Bremen, GA on Saturday March 2nd.  For more info. go to: http://www.times-georgian.com/view/full_story/21843938/article-Relay-for-Life-Pageant-to-be-held-at-Sewell-Mill-Saturday?instance=west_ga_news

Here are my out of the area best bets for this weekend.  Go to http://www.accessatlanta.com/ for Atlanta events or http://birminghamal.org/events-calendar/  for Birmingham events.

Atlanta Best Bet:

Beer, Bourbon, and BBQ Festival at Atlantic Station in Atlanta.  Happening on Saturday March 2nd!  For more info. go to: http://www.beerandbourbon.com/georgia/show-info

Birmingham Best Bet:

Chili Cook Off at Colonial Brookwood Village on Saturday March 2nd from 10:30 am – 3 pm.  For more info. go to: http://www.exceptionalfoundation.org/annual-chili-cook-off/