Events in Tuscaloosa This Weekend (Texas A&M Gameday Edition)

SEC Gameday Weekend in Tuscaloosa

Gameday is here again, and this week #1 Alabama faces #22 Texas A&M in one of the biggest home games of the season. We have some fun events lined up for you while you’re in town for this ranked SEC matchup. For more to do go to and follow us on social media at @VisitTuscaloosa.


Alabama vs. Texas A&M 🌊🏈🐕

Bryant-Denny will be the fifth-largest city in Tuscaloosa on Saturday. Join us as we take on Texas A&M and teach the Aggies to behave! Kickoff is at 2:30 p.m. CST, but we’ll be tailgating all day on the Quad. There are some great events to get you ready for the game on Saturday at the Coca-Cola Kickoff area near the stadium, the Walk of Champions, the Elephant Stomp, and more. Check out our gameday information sheet for complete information:


Muscadine Bloodline 🎶

Friday night, Muscadine Bloodline will be performing at Druid City Music Hall. Natives of Mobile, Alabama, Muscadine Bloodline has three single releases under their belt and a calendar full of shows from coast-to-coast. If you don’t have tickets yet, be sure to grab one before time runs out! The show starts at 9 p.m. Get tickets at


Elephant Appreciation Day at CHOM 🐘

Did you miss celebrating National Elephant Appreciation Day on Thursday? You still have the chance to join us at the Children’s Hands-On Museum downtown this Saturday. Kids will be learning about how to make sure the SEC’s favorite mascot can be conserved by fun games, crafts, and more! All activities are included with the price of admission. The event will run from 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


Sock Hop Dance 💃🕺🏼

Head over to the McAbee Center on Friday night for a Sock Hop Dance! This event is sponsored by Tuscaloosa Ballroom Dance Club and PARA4Life. Tickets are $8 for TBDC members, $5 for students, and $12 for everyone else. Attire is casual, but themed attire is welcomed. If you’re interested, contact Scott or Nita Hestevold at 205-556-3895 or visit


Alabama Soccer vs. Arkansas ⚽️ 

Not sure what to do on Sunday? Head out to the University of Alabama Soccer Complex and watch the Alabama Women’s Soccer take on Arkansas! Admission is free to all, and it is sure to be a great time. The game starts at 6:00 p.m. Visit for more info.