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Alabama Weekend Roundup: Weekend Of April 13-15, 2018

Starting today, I am bringing back an old Geek Alabama segment that some have requested me to bring back.  Yep, Weekend Roundup is back!  I am going to do things a little differently.  I am going to highlight up to six top events across Alabama each weekend that you should consider going too!  The events will all be different and range from festivals, concerts, charity events, parades, sporting events, and more!  So for this weekend, here are six Alabama events you should consider going too!

Tuscaloosa Regional AirShow – April 14-15 – Tuscaloosa Airport – Tuscaloosa, Alabama

The Tuscaloosa Regional Air Show is this weekend at Tuscaloosa Regional Airport. Gates open each day at 10am and the U.S. Navy Blue Angels are the star attraction on both Saturday and Sunday.  Learn more at: http://www.tuscaloosaregionalairshow.com/

SouthSounds Arts and Music Festival – April 13-15 – Downtown Mobile, Alabama

SouthSounds Music & Arts Festival is the first festival in the country dedicated to showcasing the best emerging and independent Southern music and art.  SouthSounds is held annually on the second weekend in April in various music venues and on outdoor public stages throughout Downtown Mobile, Alabama. SouthSounds 2018 will be held on April 13-15, 2018.  Learn more at: http://southsoundsfest.com/

Smoke On The Falls – Noccalula Falls Park – April 13-14 – Gadsden, Alabama

Barbecue competition, live music, kid’s activities, Art Vendors, Popeye’s chicken wing and Biscuits eating contest, Smoke Your Buns 5K and more.  Learn more at: http://www.noccalulafallspark.com/events/smokeonthefalls

Alabama Auto Show – April 12-15 – BJCC – Birmingham, Alabama

The Alabama Auto Show is a family fun event that allows consumers to shop upcoming model year domestic and import cars, light trucks, vans, SUVs, and Hybrid vehicles from automotive manufacturers around the world … under one roof. It is our goal to provide product education, feature comparisons, safety standards, and other points of interest to consumers.  Learn more at: http://www.alabamaautoshow.com/

Calico Fort Arts and Crafts Fair – April 14-15 – Fort Deposit, Alabama

With over one hundred exhibitors and thousands of visitors, Calico Fort is one of the oldest, largest and most popular arts and crafts fairs in the South.   This Outdoor Show, on 6 acres, has adjacent parking and plenty of fun for everyone. So come and enjoy our southern hospitality. The proceeds benefit community projects.  Learn more at: http://www.calicofort.com/

Coosa Fest – April 14 – Childersburg, Alabama

A celebration of Childersburg’s birthday featuring grits for sale from the Kymulga Grist Mill, live music, arts and crafts, antique car show, 5K run and children’s activities at the Childersburg Kiwanis Park. 10 am to 5 pm.  Learn more at: http://www.childersburg.com/coosa_fest.htm