What’s Going on at Bama Theatre

red curtain on stage at Bama Theatre
Bama Theatre is known for showcasing outstanding performances. No matter what your theatre preference is, this is the place to go for an amazing show. So, check out some of what's going on this month and purchase your front row seats, today! The History of Bama Theatre This theatre is a prized... [read more]

Attend the “We Are Selma Portrait Project” at Garland Hall

black and white hands portrait for Selma Portrait Project
A great way to learn about Selma’s history is from people who have resided in the area. The We Are Selma Portrait Project, will give you a peek inside Bloody Sunday, an event that forever changed Selma’s history. Be sure to stop by this exhibition August 24th through September 29th... [read more]

Tuscaloosa Hosts Alabama’s Veterans Reunion

Three US Flags Waving with Red Fire Battle Sky Background
On August 26th and 27th, the city of Tuscaloosa will show appreciation for past military personnel at Alabama’s Veterans Reunion. If you have a family member or close friend who served in the military, you understand that they might not get the support and honor deserved. While heartbreaking, you have an... [read more]

Adopt a Pup or Volunteer for National Dog Day

Dog holding a piece of paper that says "Love Me"
Along with millions of loving pet owners are millions of dogs needing forever homes. Even if you already volunteer at a local animal shelter or help rescue dogs, you should seriously consider doing something for National Dog Day on August 26th. Perhaps you are looking for a new pup or... [read more]

The Johnny Shines Blues Festival Will Bring Soul to Tuscaloosa

people playing instruments at Johnny Shines Blues Festival
Do you love good Blues music? Are you looking for something do in the month of August in Tuscaloosa, Alabama? If so, head to the Band of Brothers Brewing Company at 1605 23rd Ave. for the Johnny Shines Blues Festival on August 19th. The festival will start at 11 a.m.... [read more]

Catch Crimson Pride at an Alabama Soccer Match

alabama soccer ball in the sunset
Whether you are a die-hard soccer fan or are just now getting into the sport, there is no better way to celebrate than by attending a serious match on August 10th. All you have to do is show up at the Alabama Soccer Complex, located at 500 Fifth Ave. East.... [read more]

Celebrate National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day at These Bakeries

Cookies for Chocolate Chip Cookie Day
If you were to ask 100 people to share one of their favorite childhood memories, the majority would respond with “eating mom or grandma’s chocolate chip cookies right out of the oven.” To enjoy gooey and rich chocolate chip cookies, you do not have to be a kid. On August... [read more]

Make It to the Hottest Ride in the South: Hot Hundred

Cycling race at Hot Hundred
Are you passionate about riding? Then don’t miss the 15th annual Hot Hundred- The Hottest Ride in the South this Summer! Tuscaloosa, Alabama welcomes riders to bike up to a total of of 103 miles. Take the challenge and come experience the hottest ride with the community; all while benefiting... [read more]

New Alumni-Owned Coffee Shop Thrives in Tuscaloosa

Monarch Coffee Shop
The city of Tuscaloosa, Alabama is currently raving about newly-opened coffee shop, Monarch! Monarch is a modern-themed place where the students and residents of Tuscaloosa turn to for all their coffee needs. With so few coffee shops in Tuscaloosa, the city was thrilled to find out about this beloved business.... [read more]