Weekend Roundup: 6-7 to 6-9

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:


It’s going to rain on Friday, Saturday and Sunday has a slight chance of rain.

Local Best Bets:

Pell City Block Party on Friday June 7th starting at 5 pm.  For more info. go to: http://www.pellcitychamber.com/?page_id=1681

Alexander City Jazz Fest on June 7-8.  For more info. go to: http://www.alexcityjazzfest.com/

Carrollton Fraternal Order of Police rodeo on June 7-8.  For more info. go to: http://www.times-georgian.com/news/article_4f8ff662-cf0a-11e2-9c7e-0019bb30f31a.html

2nd Annual Rider for Racks Girls Car/Bike Wash at LineX of Dallas on Saturday June 8th. For more info. go to: https://www.facebook.com/events/323637474426428/?ref=3

Pig Paddle and Party at Rome Georgia on Sunday June 9th.  For more info. go to: http://www.coosa.org/

Cave Spring Arts Festival on June 8-9 in Cave Spring, GA.  For more info. go to: http://www.cavespringhistoricalsociety.com/#!__arts-festival

TNA Impact Wrestling Live at the Forum in Rome GA on Friday June 7th.  For more info. go to: http://www.impactwrestling.com/

First Friday concert at Bridgepoint Plaza in Rome GA on Friday June 7th starting at 7 pm.  For more info. go to: http://venuedog.com/events/3399

Art on the Median in downtown Wedowee Alabama on Saturday June 8th.  For more info. go to: http://www.therandolphleader.com/news/article_ea97ed02-cdea-11e2-a377-001a4bcf887a.html

Redneck Regatta at Dee Ford’s Old Mill Saloon in Talladega, AL on Saturday June 8th.  For more info. go to: https://www.facebook.com/events/159010370936838/

Stop the Violence Family Awareness Day at Carver Community Center in Anniston on Saturday June 8th.  For more info. go to: http://www.annistonstar.com/view/full_story/22823117/article-Stop-the-Violence-Family-Awareness-Day-to-be-held-Saturday?instance=home_news

First Friday in downtown Gadsden on Friday June 7th starting at 6 pm.  For more info. go to: http://www.downtowngadsden.com/first-friday/

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:

Peachtree Hills Festival of the Arts on June 8-9.  For more info. go to: http://www.peachtreehillsfestival.com/

Zombie Run 5K at the Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday June 8th.  For more info. go to: https://www.thezombierun.com/locations/atlanta

Birmingham Best Bets:

Black Creek Arts Festival on Saturday June 8th in Fultondale Alabama.  For more info. go to: http://www.fultondaleartscouncil.org/

Regions Tradition at Shoal Creek through Sunday June 9th.  For more info. go to: http://www.regionstradition.com/