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  • “Lookout” for a Great Time in Tuscaloosa!

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    There’s plenty to do this weekend in the One and Only Tuscaloosa! Tonight, head over to The Lookout Rooftop Bar for the Hotel Indigo Concert Series presented by Black Warrior Brewing Co.! Enjoy live music from Tim Higgins with special guest, Emily Dozier-Ezell. You can also look forward to a beer special from Black Warrior Brewing Co. and of course, the amazing views of the river from the top of the Hotel Indigo!

    The music continues on Friday at Live at the Plaza! GrAystone will be laying down some 60s/70s rock as the summer concert series wraps up. With a combined 248 years of professional rock experience between the 5 members, this is sure to be a great show! As always, there will be food trucks and an entertainment district to help fuel the party as you kick off your Friday night!

    Friday isn’t just filled with music, but movies too! The Green Scene Summer Movie Series featuring Toy Story 3! This free community event provides an opportunity to educate citizens on the importance of keeping the community clean and litter free and encourages environmental stewardship while enjoying a popular children’s movie on a big screen! Guests will receive a free bag of popcorn and refreshments provided by Coca-Cola Tuscaloosa. This event is geared toward families with children not in school during the summer as it begins at 1 PM.

    Friday through Sunday you can catch the Actor’s Charitable Theater as they present “The Lion King, Jr.! This Broadway production is an absolute blast with music from Elton John and Hans Zimmer among others! The Lion King, Jr. is a two-act theatre musical adapted from the Disney musical, The Lion King and runs between 60 and 80 minutes!

    Finally, wrap up your week with the Farmers Market at the Tuscaloosa River Market! Located at the beautiful Tuscaloosa River Market, you can find anything from the famous Chilton County peaches to freshly brewed iced tea! Musicians sit propped up against the door, playing guitars as you walk in and put together a great atmosphere as you shop for your produce. Additionally, local Food Trucks, bakers, artists, and craftsmen gather here to sell their gourmet grub, fresh-baked yeast rolls, homemade jams and jellies and hand-carved cutting boards. Popular summer foods include tomatoes, Chilton County peaches, squash, corn, and local honey!

    We have tons more going on so check out our great upcoming events, and follow us on our social media pages (@visittuscaloosa) for more announcements and events. Tell your friends and we can’t wait to see you around the One and Only Tuscaloosa!

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