In addition to cheering on the Crimson Tide against the Rajun’ Cajuns, there are many other events happening in Tuscaloosa this weekend. With live music, fitness events and a family-friendly musical, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Learn more about these events below and visit visittuscaloosa.com/events to keep up with future events in the area.
Alabama Football vs. Louisiana-Lafayette🐘🏈🌶
The Crimson Tide will play at home again this week, following their domination of Texas A&M. This Saturday, Alabama will host the University of Louisiana – Lafayette Rajun’ Cajuns. Kickoff is at 11:00 a.m. CST, so make sure you are up early to enjoy tailgating on the quad! For more gameday information, visit https://uagameday.com/gameday-information-2018/.
The Retrovales at Druid City Brewery🎶
Start your weekend early at Druid City Brewing Company, Tuscaloosa’s Original Craft Brewery! Thursday at 8 p.m., The Retrovales will be performing at this location for the first time. Based out of Huntsville, AL, The Retrovales are a folk/pop duo, compared to a version of Stevie Nicks and Lindsey Buckingham. Come get a drink and listen to their new releases!
Mary Poppins, Jr. 🎟🎭
Everyone loves Mary Poppins, one of the most popular Disney movies of all time. With a twist on the classic movie and Broadway musical, Mary Poppins, Jr. will be performed by the Tuscaloosa Children’s Theatre! The family-friendly show will be downtown at the Bama Theatre this weekend only, starting at 7 p.m. Friday. To purchase tickets and find out more information, visit http://tuscaloosachildrenstheatre.net/purchase-tickets.
The Coca-Cola Concert Series continues at 7 p.m. this Friday, September 28 at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater. American Idol season 3 winner, Fantasia, will be headlining the event, with special guests TANK, Tekknology and DJ Church Johnson. Fantasia is a Grammy Award winning vocalist, with multiple No. 1 hits. All seats are reserved, so purchase tickets now at http://www.tuscaloosaamphitheater.com/event.php?cn=1416.
Bark at The Barre🐶
For some fun and relaxation on Sunday afternoon, The Barre Code is hosting Bark at The Barre to benefit Tuscaloosa Metro Animal Shelter. At 2 p.m. there will be a 30-minute stretching class led by Master Trainer Car Noble. Most importantly, there will be puppies!! The cost to participate is $15, with all proceeds going directly to Metro. To get a spot now, visit https://ticketbud.com/events/7d6932d2-aa07-11e8-a88f-43cfb2facf81.