Don’t Miss These Summer Events Happening at U of A

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Alabama Blues Weekend at U of A Alabama Blues Weekend takes place July 7-8, 2017 on the University of Alabama Campus. Participants are invited to unique blues concerts both Friday and Saturday night. Throughout the weekend, masterclasses will be held and sessions led by blues and music industry experts will be... [read more]

Visit the Tuscaloosa Veterans Memorial Park this Independence Day

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Tuscaloosa’s Veteran’s Memorial Park was created as a memorial for all veterans of the US armed forces and as a tribute to Northington General Army Hospital. When the Hospital closed down, this 1-acre site was stipulated to be used as a shrine. So, in 1978, the park was dedicated as... [read more]

Get Ready for the 4th of July Celebration on the River

The 4th of July Celebration on the River makes its triumphant return to the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater this Independence Day! About the Event The FREE 4th of July Celebration on the River returns with a performance by the Tuscaloosa Symphony Orchestra, the PARA Kids Zone, and a special appearance by Taylor Hicks presented by Coca-Cola! This event... [read more]

Don’t Miss What’s Happening in Tuscaloosa

Summer events in Tuscaloosa
This summer there is a ton of fun to be had in Tuscaloosa. Hop in your Hyundai, cruise around T-town, and check out some of these great events happening right here in our city! Live at the Plaza The Live at the Plaza concert series takes place every Friday night from 6... [read more]

Participate in the 2nd Annual Dirt, Sweat, & Gears Trail Duathlon

Trail from Dirt, Sweat, and Gears Trail Duathlon
It is time for the 2nd Annual Dirt, Sweat, and Gears. Get your mountain bike ready and your trail- running shoes laced for this heart-pumping challenge. If you attended last year, this is your chance to beat last year’s record! Event Information The 2nd Annual Dirt, Sweat, and Gears Duathlon will be held at... [read more]

Tuscaloosa Parks to Visit this June

Tuscaloosa Parks
(Photo Credit: DENNISJPHOTOS) Summer time is right around the corner, and that means lots of outdoor activities! Check out these awesome parks located just down the road! Snow Hinton Park Snow Hinton Park is home to a 38-foot slide and climbing tower! The “spacenet,” which is a three dimensional rope climbing challenge, is meant to... [read more]

Take in a Game at Bryant-Denny Stadium

The first kickoff of the new football season is happening in just a few months, so it’s time to get ready to yell “Roll Tide” at Bryant-Denny Stadium. If you have never watched Alabama crush an opponent at this stadium, you are missing out on a lot of fun. It... [read more]

Join in on the Fun at Live @ the Plaza

Audience with hands in the air at a music festival
Tuscaloosa is known for its prestigious football team from the University of Alabama. However, football isn't all that this amazing city has to offer. Every summer, there are a ton of events going on in the Government Plaza, including Live at the Plaza! This free concert and festival takes place every... [read more]

Best Swimming Spots in Tuscaloosa

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You don’t have to sweat the spring and summer away. Since the weather is warming up, pools and splash pads are opening up all around Tuscaloosa. Dive into one of these swimming spots so you can enjoy the Tuscaloosa sun. After all, the sun is a lot more fun when... [read more]