Looking for something fun to do in the River Region this weekend?

Thursday, May 4

Rosé with Rosa – 6 – 8 p.m. at the Rosa Parks Museum

Join the Rosa Parks Museum for a night of philanthropy featuring a rosé tasting, refreshments, music, and a silent auction.  www.facebook.com/events/183231158861796/

 

Old Alabama Town Revue: What the Muses Said about Mom – 7 p.m. at Old Alabama Town
Join Karen Pell and the Old Alabama Town Revue Crue as they celebrate Mothers in true Crue fashion with fun and frolic! www.landmarksfoundation.com/events/upcoming-events/

 

Tacos & Tequila Thursday Happy Hour – 4 – 7 p.m. at Blackfinn Ameripub

Fiesta like there’s no mañana! Enjoy a flavorful Happy Hour featuring $5 tacos and tequila! www.facebook.com/events/1342709109169865

 

The Two Gentlemen of Verona – through May 13 at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival

When two friends fall for the same girl a spectacular quarrel ensures in this Shakespearian comedy. www.asf.net

 

The Crucible – through May 7 at the Cloverdale Playhouse

The Cloverdale Playhouse presents Arthur Miller’s classic cautionary tale of the dangers of a society living in fear. www.eventbrite.com/e/the-crucible-by-arthur-miller-tickets-29226488213?aff=efbevent

 

Friday, May 5
Cinco de Mayo at the Tipping Point – 6 – 10 p.m.

Come fiesta with your favorite folks at the Tipping Point! Enjoy Mexican-inspired entrees, desserts, beers, cocktails and live music! www.facebook.com/thetippingpoint

 

From Darkness into Light – 7 p.m. Friday & 3 p.m. Sunday at the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts
Experience the sound of the Montgomery Chorale’s newest performing ensemble, the Montgomery Chamber Chorale, at their spring concert. www.montgomerychorale.org/Montgomery_Chorale/Home.html

 

Sherlock Holmes – through May 13 at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival

“Elementary, my dear Watson.” Sherlock Holmes is at his best – and funniest – in this new adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s most beloved detective. www.asf.net

 

Date Night Movie on the Green – movie begins at dark at Riverfront Park

Head to Montgomery’s beautiful Riverfront Park to enjoy a movie under the stars! This month’s movie is Silver Linings Playbook. www.funinmontgomery.com

 

Hymns for Hunger – 7 p.m. at Grace Presbyterian Church
Singer-songwriters Cindy Morgan and Andrew Greer will perform in concert. Free with love offerings benefitting Friendship Mission. www.facebook.com/events/1753090974937964

 

Tommy Emmanuel with Christie Lenee – 8 p.m. at the Montgomery Performing Arts Centre

Australian guitarist and songwriter Tommy Emmanuel performs in concert with guitarist Christie Lenee. www.mpaconline.org

 

2017 KBF TRAIL – Coosa River Showdown – Wetumpka, AlabamaFriday May 5th and Saturday May 6th

Hosted by Kayak Bass Fishing TRAIL

The Coosa River Showdown is hosted by the Wetumpka Area Chamber of Commerce.  https://www.facebook.com/events/1801523503431678/

Saturday, May 6

Turbo Kick on the Green Hosted by Shoppes at EastChase | Saturday May 6th | 9am to 10am  https://www.facebook.com/events/1714688972162273/  Get fit at The Shoppes this summer with our {free} fitness series! This week, Mary Kat with Metro Fitness will be doing Turbo Kick, a high intensity kickboxing class. It’s the perfect way to start your Saturday!

May Santuck Flea Markets  | Hosted by Santuck Flea Market | 6am to 2pm  https://www.facebook.com/events/1911046619124869/

Flimp Festival 2017 – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts

Celebrate imagination, creativity and good humor at the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts’ annual Flimp Festival! www.mmfa.org

Ranch Roundup 2017 | Hosted by Family Sunshine Center | Saturday May 6th | 5pm to 8pm  https://www.facebook.com/events/1064702463675050/

Help “round up” funds for the Family Sunshine Center in a western style night of food and fun! Ribeye steak dinner provided by Jim N’ Nicks, a live and silent auction, and the toe tappin’ tunes of the Lo-Fi Loungers. There will also be the chance to win a beautiful Vahan bracelet donated by Bryan’s Jewelry in Prattville. Tickets on sale April 1. For more information please call 206-2100 or email events@familysunshine.org

2017 River Region Duck Dash | Hosted by River Region Duck Dash | Saturday May 6th | 5pm to 7pm  https://www.facebook.com/events/1863060030638037/

The Wetumpka Rotary Club is doing it again!!! The 2017 River Region Duck Dash will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2017 in conjunction with the Wetumpka Chamber of Commerce’s “Coosa River Showdown” Bass Fishing Kayak Tournament. More details to come!!!!

6th Annual Crawfish Boil Benefiting the Pike Road Patriots | Saturday May 6th | 10am to 7pm https://www.facebook.com/events/699026043635946/6th Annual Crawfish Boil at The Waters – Pike Road AL

Help us support the Pike Road Patriots Arts and Athletics
Located at The Waters Neighborhood – On the Front Lake
4 Bands playing awesome music
Crawfish Boil – Thousands of pounds of crawfish
Hamburgers, Hotdogs, and other treats for the kids!
Bring your tents and coolers!
Kid Friendly
Face Painting
Big Green Bus & Fire Trucks with Sprinklers
Food, Music, and Family Friendly Outdoors Fun!
See you there!!

 

The Fitzgerald Museum Gala & Silent Auction – 6:30 – 10 p.m. at Union Station Train Shed

Don’t miss this “Jazz Age” party of epic proportions benefitting the Fitzgerald Museum! www.facebook.com/events/1199611066753714/

 

Kentucky Derby Annual Benefit – 3:30 – 6:30 p.m. at the Montgomery Country Club

Get your Derby attire together and join Hospice of Montgomery as they bring Millionaire’s Row with a casino twist to the River Region. www.facebook.com/events/577682362429797/

 

Jubilee Run for Cancer – 7 a.m. at Old Alabama Town

Benefiting the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life. www.jubileerun.org

 

JDRF Montgomery Walk – 9 a.m. at the Montgomery Zoo

This fun, family–friendly event gives people with type 1 diabetes —and their friends, family and co–workers— the opportunity to raise money for life-changing research. www2.jdrf.org/site/TR?team_id=231310&fr_id=6911&pg=team

 

Spring Brunch Featuring Cahawba House and Coneho’s Crib – 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at EAT South
EAT South & Cahawba House present a farm-to-table experience featuring fresh game, local greens, seasonal vegetables, and local music. www.facebook.com/events/130336714175071/

 

Annual Corn Hole Tournament Co-hosted by Montgomery Sunset Rotary and Mustaches for Kids Montgomery – 11 a.m. at Railyard Brewing Co.
Montgomery’s Sunset Rotary Club & Mustaches for Kids Montgomery have teamed up to bring you the best corn hole tournament in the Gump! Proceeds will benefit Child Protect. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/annual-cornhole-tournament-co-hosted-by-montgomery-sunset-rotary-and-m4kmontgomery-tickets-33853694311?aff=es2

 

Smart Cycling Safety Rodeos – 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at Union Station Train Shed
May is Bike Month! Join the Montgomery Bicycle Club for two FREE bike rodeos – one for children and one for adults 45+ – to learn more about road safety and bicycle handling skills. www.MgmBikeClub.org/BikeRodeos

 

Hampstead Fishing Rodeo – 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Hampstead Lake

Join in the fishing fun at Hampstead Lake with the 2nd Annual Hampstead Fishing Rodeo! www.facebook.com/events/187703348406684/

 

Table Tennis Tournament – 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Alcazar Shrine Temple

Benefiting Renascence House, the sole re-entry program in Montgomery for formerly incarcerated men. halfway-home.net/

 

Two-Day Fly Fishing Course – 8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Saturday and 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. Sunday at the Alabama Nature Center at Lanark in Millbrook
If you want to learn about fly fishing this program is for you! Learn basics and techniques along with tips to catch fish. www.alabamawildlife.org/calendar/?id=556&date=2017-05-06

 

The Tempest – through May 14 at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival

A world premiere production of Shakespeare’s classic play – with updated contemporary modern English language. A must see at ASF through May 14. www.asf.net

 

The Black Jacket Symphony Presents Fleetwood Mac’s “Rumours” – 8 p.m. at the Montgomery Performing Arts Centre

The Black Jacket Symphony returns to the Montgomery Performing Arts Centre to present Fleetwood Mac’s iconic album, Rumours. www.mpaconline.org

 

Sunday, May 7


Boston – 7:30 p.m. at the Montgomery Performing Arts Centre
Boston brings their HYPER SPACE TOUR to the Montgomery Performing Arts Centre. www.mpaconline.org

 

Music in May at the Waters in Pike Road – 4 – 6 p.m. at the Waters

Bring your family and friends out for a fun afternoon of live music at the Waters. This Sunday features Heath Cowen and Brandon Hayes. thewatersal.com/musicinmay/

 

Cloverdale-Idlewild Association Spring Concert Series – 4 p.m. at Cloverdale Bottom Park (Cloverdale Road at Ponce de Leon Avenue)

Spend your Sunday afternoon enjoying live music while relaxing under beautiful oak trees. The Cloverdale-Idlewild Association continues their spring concert series this Sunday with Blackbird Pickers. www.facebook.com/Cloverdale-Idlewild-Association-214747971946187/

 

 

 

 

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