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October 21, 2017

Evergreen Sausage Festival 2017

Evergreen

Evergreen Sausage Festival. Downtown - Live Entertainment, Original Arts & Crafts, Exotic Animals Petting Zoo, Delicious Festival Food and Children's Activities. Join us 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.!

October 21, 2017

Angelfest 2017 (St. Michael & All Angels' Episcopal Church, Millbrook)

Millbrook

Enjoy live music and entertainment while you browse the booths of renowned local artisans, bid on amazing items for an unbeatable price at the silent auction, as the children enjoy the Kids’ Carnival. And don’t miss out on all the great food… Grab a tasty lunch of mouthwatering homemade goods at the bake sale, freshly cooked Boston butts and more. Put the date on your calendar and come be part of a classic Millbrook festival!

October 27, 2017 to October 28, 2017

Butler Fest 2017

Butler

A family friendly community event. We have a barbecue cook-off, street dance, food and craft vendors, gospel night, a 5K run, a car show, a beauty pageant, and a showcase of local talent.

November 29, 2017 to December 02, 2017

Christmas on the River

Demopolis

Christmas on the River is an annual event in Demopolis. We celebrate with a "Special child" and the announcement of our "St. Nick". We have a reading of the Christmas Story and lighting of the park with a Santa visit, then on Friday and Saturday we have Christmas in the Canebrake, candlelit tours of historical homes, Canebrake children's plays, the Alabama State BBQ Cook-Off, Fair in the Square arts and crafts show, a day parade and a nautical night parade with a fireworks show and semi-formal Gala on the Tombigbee.

March 03, 2018

Boda Getta BBQ

Auburn

Join us on March 3 as professional BBQ teams from across the southeast descend upon University Station RV Resort in their decked out cooking rigs to compete for $12,500 in cash. Think you’re the tailgate master? If your answer is yes, we invite you to PROVE IT.

March 17, 2018

Foley BBQ & Blues Cook-Off

Foley

Professional and amateur teams compete for trophies, prizes and bragging rights in several categories. Live entertainment, children's activities, barbecue tasting, raffle, and arts and craft vendors. Admission charged.

April 07, 2018

CahabaQue BBQ Cook-Off

Birmingham

Come to Cahaba Brewing Company for the 6th Annual CahabaQue event, supporting the Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama.

April 07, 2018

Hippy's Big Butt BBQ Bash

Monroeville

This barbecue cook-off welcomes local and out-of-state cooking teams to compete for the title of “The Biggest Butt.” The event includes the cook-off, live entertainment, a Kids Zone and a live auction.

April 21, 2018

Sucarnochee Folklife Festival

Livingston

The Sucarnochee Folklife Festival is dedicated to the preservation and celebration of the unique life ways of Black Belt residents with demonstrations of traditional crafts including pottery, metal works, quilting, and more from artists throughout the State. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy live music and folksingers, storytelling, historical tours of local sites including a Walking Ghost Tour and tasty traditional food. Locals also vie for bragging rights in the Blue Ribbon competitions for pie baking, BBQ sauce and the cornbread cook-off.

April 28, 2018

2018 Pepper Jelly Festival

Thomaston

A fun-filled day of live music, crafts, live artisan and lost-art exhibits, a wealth of vendors, excellent food, including the famous 'Good 'ole Thomaston Barbecue', various games for children and adults, and of course, the delicious green pepper and red pepper jelly!

April 28, 2018

Auburn Cityfest

Auburn

Auburn’s largest free outdoor festival will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2017. Live music, arts & crafts and fine arts vendors, children’s activities, food, and more! CityFest is FREE to the public and is a rain or shine event. 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

April 28, 2018

Bob Sykes BBQ & Blues Festival, 8th Annual

Bessemer

The 9th Annual Bob Sykes BBQ & Blues Festival will be held in DeBardeleben Park in downtown Bessemer from 12-8 p.m. Gates open at 11 am. It is a relaxing atmosphere for the entire family to enjoy a variety of blues musicians. Bring a chair or blanket. Enjoy Bob Sykes Bbq and a children's corner that includes games and activities. Purchase tix at www.bobsykesblues.com

May 04, 2018 to May 05, 2018

WhistleStop BBQ Festival

Huntsville

Come have a toe-tappin, barbeque-eatin' good time and best of all it's all for a good cause. All proceeds benefit EarlyWorks Children's Museum and educational programs for area children.

May 28, 2018 to June 03, 2018

Bluegrass On The Plains

Auburn

Bluegrass fans will be gathering together on the Auburn Plains to hear music, eat from the many food vendors, and celebrate the Memorial Day week. The music event will also include a memorial day BBQ, brush fires, a potluck, arts & crafts, vendors and workshops for festival goers to participate in.

June 09, 2018

Bluegrass on the Rim

Fort Payne

Bluegrass on the Rim Join us for the 5th Annual Bluegrass on the Rim Concert Saturday, June 9, 2018. Some of the finest bluegrass musicians in the industry along with some of the South’s best BBQ. Bring your lawn chair and join us at this year’s show!

July 04, 2018

Prattville Independence Day Celebration

Prattville

A full day of 4th of July Fun starts with a parade at 9am, BBQ and Patriotic Program at 10am, Cardboard Boat Races at 10:30am, Concert at Stanley Jensen Stadium at 6pm and fireworks extravaganza at dark.

July 19, 2018

"Hot BBQ, Cool Blues"

Tuscumbia

Enjoy live music with a BBQ dinner.

September 03, 2018

Coon Dog Cemetery Labor Day Celebration, 80th Anniversary

Cherokee

World's only Coon Dog Cemetery right here in the Muscle Shoals area! 2017 marks the 80th Anniversary of the event.

September 15, 2018

Riverfest

Decatur

The Alabama State Barbecue Cook-off features barbecue teams from across the South and the entire country, all competing for a total of $20,000 in cash prizes - and bragging rights too, of course. Come enjoy live musical entertainment, children's activities and more.

September 28, 2018 to September 30, 2018

2018 PorktoberQue

Dothan

Barbecue festival meets Oktoberfest in this classic fall festival. Polka music and BBQ sauce with a great selection of craft beers.

October 12, 2018 to October 13, 2018

Butler Fest 2018

Butler

205-459-3795. www.butleralabama.org Free. Downtown--Sanctioned BBQ cook-off, carnival, food and craft vendors, entertainment,and more. Fri. 5 p.m., Sat. 8 a.m.-10 p.m.