Weekend Roundup: 5-31 to 6-2

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:


Friday and Saturday has a slight chance of rain.  Sunday is going to rain and storm!

Local Best Bets:

Gadsden Riverfest in Gadsden Alabama on May 31st and June 1st.  For more info. go to: http://www.gadsdenriverfest.com/

Color Me Downtown 5K Fun Run in downtown Alexander City on Saturday June 1st starting at 8 am.  For more info. go to: http://www.acpr.me

Summer on Main Street Festival in Roanoke Alabama on Saturday June 1st.  For more info. go to: http://randolphcountyal.com/ai1ec_event/summer-on-main-street-festival/?instance_id=

150th Anniversary of Abel Streight’s Raid in Cedar Bluff Alabama from May 31st to June 2nd.  For more info. go to: http://cherokee-chamber.preview.gochambermaster.com/events/details/abel-streight-s-raid-civil-war-reenactment-17864

Bama Blast Miniature Football Coaches Association from May 31st to June 2nd at the Oxford Alabama Holiday Inn.  For more info. go to:  http://miniaturefootball.org/2013/04/10/the-bama-blast-event-2-of-the-tournament-of-champions/

Save Gip’s Place Fundraiser feat. KING BEE at Rue Bourbon Blues Bar in Gadsden Alabama on Friday May 31st starting at 8 pm.  For more info. go to: https://www.facebook.com/events/187638888054380/?ref=22

Jennifer’s Ride: Passport For A Cure on Saturday June 1st.  For more info. go to: https://www.facebook.com/JennifersRide?fref=ts

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 Bets:

Atlanta Tattoo Expo from May 31st to June 2nd.  For more info. go to: http://www.atlantatattooexpo.com/

Georgia Renaissance Festival running through June 2nd.  For more info. go to: http://www.garenfest.com/

Birmingham Best Bets:

Magic City Brewfest on May 31st and June 1st at Sloss Furnaces.  For more info. go to: http://www.magiccitybrewfest.com/

Slicefest 2013 at Slice Pizza and Brew on Saturday June 1st.  For more info. go to: http://www.slicebirmingham.com/slice-fest.php