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Alabama Weekend Roundup: Weekend Of April 20-22, 2018

Time for the Alabama Weekend Roundup.  This weekly post highlights up to six different and unique events across Alabama or near Alabama that you should consider attending.  So for this weekend, here are six events you should consider going too!

April 20-22 / Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama / Barber Motorsports Park / Birmingham, Alabama

Pack your picnic, bring a cooler and head out to Barber Motorsports Park for a weekend full of activities and racing. Names such as Helio Castroneves, Marco Andretti, Graham Rahal, Will Power and many more will be competing for the title. This family-friendly event is right in your own backyard, so don’t miss out.

Learn more at: https://barberracingevents.com/

April 21 / Waverly “Old 280” Boogie / Waverly, Alabama

The 18th Annual WAVERLY “Old 280” BOOGIE is scheduled for April 21, 2018. Come Hang Out with Friends Old and New on the Lawn at Standard Deluxe Inc. in beautiful Waverly, Alabama. Named one of Southern Living Magazines’ Top 15 Venues for Live Music in Alabama. World Class Musicians, Art Vendors, Food Vendors and FUN !

Learn more at: http://standarddeluxe.com/

April 21/ Knox Outdoors Music Festival / Zinn Park / Anniston, Alabama

Knox Outdoors Music Festival is Saturday, April 21 in Zinn Park in Anniston. This year’s headliner is country singer, songwriter, and Alabama native Drake White and his band. Additional acts include Muscadine Bloodline, Lydia Loveless and the Sweet Tea Trio.

Learn more at: https://geekalabama.com/2018/04/19/learn-more-about-the-knox-outdoors-music-festival-2018/

April 20-21 / Gardendale Magnolia Festival / Gardendale, Alabama

The 17th Anniversary Gardendale Magnolia Festival is the Total Family Experience: While mom and grandma are shopping at over 150 vendor booths, dad and grandpa can enjoy the classic car show. The teenagers will enjoy the midway carnival while the younger children can ride ponies or take advantage of the free art classes all day. The whole family will enjoy three free stages of live entertainment including free science shows by McWane Science Center. For your canine member of the family, we have a Pooch Parade with prizes in many categories. This year, we will feature additional artisan demonstrations such as blacksmith, broom maker, etc. Fireworks on Friday night at 9:00. Fishing Tournament, 5K and pageants!

Learn more at: http://www.magnoliafestival.org/

April 19-21 / FORTE Festival of Creativity / University Of Montevallo / Montevallo, Alabama

The Forte Festival of Creativity is an interdisciplinary collaboration co-hosted by the College of Fine Arts, the College of Arts and Sciences and the Montevallo Arts Council. The three-day celebration consists of interactive workshops, scholarly lectures, exhibitions, innovative performances and spirited post-event discussions with attendees.

Learn more at: https://www.montevallo.edu/academics/colleges/college-of-fine-arts/forte-festival/

April 21 / Alabama Coffee Fest / Cahaba Brewing Company / Birmingham, Alabama

Specially curated roasters and coffee shops share with you unique beans and flavor profiles with live entertainment. This is a fun environment for true coffee enthusiasts with a strictly limited ticket capacity.  Enjoy specialty roasters and coffee shops with unique beans, delicious pastries, and live entertainment, during this one-of-a-kind coffee culture experience.

Learn more at: https://www.facebook.com/events/940660512765260