Fall is my favorite time of year because there is always something going on and the majority of it is FREE! Who doesn’t love free events? If you’re looking for events for a good old fashioned your family to attend, I’ve compiled a list to help you out! Stay tuned for another list coming of Truck or Treats around the city.
Sept 11 – Oct 4: A musical production of an Alabama-based story, Big Fish, will be on stage at the Red Mountain Theatre Company. Get tickets here.
Sept 26: Irondale’s Whistle Stop Festival in in Historic Downtown Irondale. FREE. More info: click here.
Sept 25 – 27: Homestead Hollow Arts and Crafts Festival in Springville, AL. Get tickets here.
Sun 27: Magic City AIDS Walk & 5K Run at Railroad Park. FREE. Tons of activities. More info: click here.
Sept 26 – Nov 1: Great Pumpkin Patch in Hayden, AL. FREE entry and pumpkin. For attraction tickets, click here.
Oct 2 – 3: Alabama Butterbean Festival in Pinson, AL. FREE. For more info call 205-243-4964.
Oct 3: Oktoberfest at the Moody Chamber of Commerce. FREE. For more info call 205-640-6262.
Oct 3: Bark in the Park (benefiting the Shelby Humane Society) at Veteran’s Park in Alabaster, AL. FREE. For more info visit their website.
Oct 3 – 31 (select days): Boo at the Zoo at the Birmingham Zoo. New Skeleton Ice Rink! Get tickets here.
If you know of something going on that I left off, let me know and I’ll add it to the list! Family friendly activities only.