Put on your dancing shoes and get ready for the blues, because it’s almost time for the 9th Annual Johnny Shines Blues Festival here in Tuscaloosa! Don’t miss this day-long celebration of a uniquely American art form.
When and Where
The Johnny Shines Blues Festival will be held at the Leroy McAbee... [read more]
Downtown Tuscaloosa will soon come alive with the eclectic sounds of more than 40 local and regional musical groups and performers. That's right, it's time once more for the summer's premier music festival in the heart of T-Town: Druid City Music Festival kicks off Friday, August 23, and encompasses two... [read more]
For one Tuesday night each month, chess enthusiasts from around Tuscaloosa can meet up at the Cravings restaurant for some friendly competition and a good meal.
When and Where
On the last Tuesday of every month, you can join the chess games at the Cravings restaurant downtown. The games begin at 7... [read more]
Music lovers can spend fun Friday evenings with their family and friends at Government Plaza during the summer’s free concert series! The fifth annual Live at the Plaza series has begun, and we can look forward to two months of awesome live music.
When and Where
You can catch free live music... [read more]
Fans of old-school Southern rock are buzzing about the upcoming Lynyrd Skynyrd concert at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater. The Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour comes to T-Town on Friday, May 10, and you don't want to miss catching a live performance by this iconic music group.
Where better to... [read more]
Druid City Art Festival 2019 promises to be the biggest and best ever while celebrating a decade of the event. More artists and more entertainment will be featured as this special event is expanding to a two-day event at Government Plaza in Tuscaloosa. The festival has experienced tremendous growth in... [read more]
The Tuscaloosa Bicentennial has launched its plans for an amazing commemoration of the city’s 200 years of history, progress, and future promise. The growth of The University of Alabama and the successful recruitment of global industries have fueled its robust economy over the last decade. With many landmarks, restaurants, museums,... [read more]
Spring is almost here and why not get up early to support local charities at the 7th annual Tuscaloosa Half Marathon on March 30th? This race has attracted runners representing 35 states since its inaugural race in 2013. In September 2018, the race was acquired by FRESHJUNKIE Racing (FJR) out... [read more]
Take a stroll through downtown Tuscaloosa and breathe in all the culture this southern metropolis has to offer during the First Friday Art Walk on March 1. As you can guess from the name, this event takes place on the first Friday of every month and features a sprawling display... [read more]
Catch a production of The Drowsy Chaperone at the Marian Gallaway Theatre in UA's Rowand-Johnson Hall. The memorable musical comedy runs February 19 through February 23, and is a delightful way to spend an afternoon or evening.
About The Drowsy Chaperone
Winner of five Tony Awards and tons of good press, The... [read more]