Events in Tuscaloosa This Weekend

Summer is winding down, so you better get out and soak up the summer vibes while you can! There is no better way to do that than by checking out our events below to find out which fun events you should attend. ☀

Live at the Plaza 🎶

Corey Nolan and Plato Jones will be performing at this week’s Live at the Plaza. Tuscaloosa host this summer’s concert series on Friday nights from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Government Plaza. Live at the Plaza offers downtown entertainment, food vendors, and exhibitors. Bring your family, friends, and pets to our annual public event of the summer! This is the perfect free event for all ages. Find out more at


10th Annual Sokol Park Pro Rodeo 🤠

Rain or shine the professional rodeo will be held Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. The event will include: bareback riding, saddle bronc riding, calf roping, breakaway roping, steer wrestling, team roping, barrel racing, and bull riding. Each of these categories will be performed both nights at 8 p.m. Admission is $15 for adults, $10 ages 6-12, and free for kids 5 and under. Come out to Sokol Park for one of the most exhilarating events you’ll ever witness!


Screen on the Green 🍿

Every Saturday through August 11th, Midtown Villages host the Screen on the Green event. This free summer movie series is a family-friendly environment. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs to get set up for this free entertainment. This weekend’s movie will be Peter Rabbit. Check out the remaining line-up here, and watch their Facebook page for updates!


Super Shark Saturday at CHOM 🦈

This Saturday is Super Shark Saturday at Tuscaloosa’s Children Hands-On Museum! From 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. come out to make your own pet shark, play feed the shark and shark bingo, and listen to shark tales. CHOM gives children the chance to explore, create and discover new things! Three floors of fun for families, school groups, and more. Anyone 65 and older receives one-dollar off; children under the age of 1 are free admission, and the remaining fee is $9. Make a day out of it with fast food, fine dining and shopping opportunities all within walking distance from the museum.