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Upcoming Events

East Memorial Baptist Church presents “The Story”
Date: Sunday, April 5th from 8:30a-10:30a
Location: East Memorial Baptist Church

This indoor presentation in song and drama is centered on the events surrounding the crucifixion, resurrection and ascension of Jesus Christ and will consist of Biblical scenes, cast, orchestra, and drama. Further info can be obtained by calling the church at 365-7500 or visiting the church website at www.eastmemorial.org

Annual Crawfish Boil @ Rock Bottom

Date: April 4th from 11a-5p
Location: Rock Bottom American Pub
Come join us at our Annual Crawfish Boil with plenty of crawfish, music and good ole-fashioned fun!

Wanderlust Fashion Event in Auburn

Date: April 16th at 7:30p
Location: Auburn Arena
5th Annual Fashion Show presented by Auburn University AMDA+CADS programs. This event is a student led fashion show featuring student-designed garments that benefits 2 scholarships for Apparel Merchandising and Design majors. General admission is $15

Walk of Life Event

Date: April 18th at 8:30am
Location: Downtown Montgomery
While this is a 5K run/walk, there are a variety of ways to participate-either as a walker, runner, volunteer, survivor, sponsor or even virtually! How you participate isn’t nearly as important as the reason you participate. Thank you for helping the Joy to Life Foundation raise as much money as possibly so we can continue to create breast cancer awareness and provide free mammograms to those who need them throughout Alabama.

2nd Annual Rider Safety Awareness Run & Black Jack Draw Down

Date: Saturday, April 18th @ 1:30p
Location: State House Parking Lot to Blue Iguana
Price: $20 a rider and $15 a passenger
The Group Ride will start at the State House Parking Lot downtown and we will ride together to the Blue Iguana! The registration fee includes a meal ticket and Black Jack Draw Down ticket. $25 to enter the Bike Show at the Blue Iguana…public will choose 1st, 2nd and 3rd place for prizes!

Bark in the Park in Prattville

Date: Saturday, April 25th from 11a-4p
Location: Cooters Pond Park in Prattville
There are vendors, children’s games, a silent auction, raffles, food, and people bring their dogs to enjoy the festivities

21st Annual Fitzgerald Gala: 90 Years of Gatsby

Date: Saturday, May 2nd from 7p-11p
Location: 919 Felder Ave, Montgomery
Price: Tickets are $50
Attire is semi-flapper…events include costume contest, silent auction, dinner, drinks, dancing, antique cars, etc. For more info: Got to fitzgeraldmuseum.net or call 334-264-4222

Prattville CityFest 2015

Date: May 1st and 2nd
Friday, May 1st… Opening Ceremonies 6:45 p.m. Street Dance with Tip Tops @ 7:00 p.m. Free admission.
Saturday, May 2nd…Arts & Crafts 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Admission $2 per person. $1 with Military ID. Pay at the gate. Children 5 & under get in free.

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Local and Regional Concerts

Kenny Chesney: The Big Revival Tour 2015

Date: Thursday, April 9th @ 7p
Location: Legacy Arena @ the BJCC in Birmingham
Tickets on sale at Ticket Master

Trace Adkins

Date: Friday, April 10th @ 8p
Location: Wind Creek Casino and Hotel in Wetumpka
On sale now at Ticket Master

Bob Dylan

Date: Wed April 15th 8 p.m.
Location: MPAC
Price:$59.50- 89.50
More Info: call 334-481-5100

ZZ Top

Date: April 9th
Location: The Montgomery Performing Arts Center
Price: Tickets start at $47, $57, $77 $87 $102
More info: Call (334) 481-5100

Chicago

Date: April 30th @ 7:30pm
Location: MPAC
Price: Starting at $68
More Info: visit www.mpaconline.org

Gladys Knight

Date: Saturday May 16th 8 p.m.
Location: MPAC
Price: tickets start at $50
More info: visit www.mpaconline.com

Local Bands

MONDAY MARCH 30

  • SCOTT GRANT and his band HAT TRICK at THE 1048 JAZZ & BLUES CLUB, Montgomery, AL

TUESDAY MARCH 31

  • SABADAS at THE SHACK, Montgomery, AL 8:30 – 12
  • DAVID PACE at NO WAY JOSE’S, Montgomery, AL

WEDNESDAY APRIL 01

  • BIG FREE SHOW TONIGHT – FREE ADMISSION AT BOOMER T’S on Federal Drive
  • Doors open at 4 PM, shows start at 6 PM. The bands in order of appearance:
  • LYNYRD SKYNYRD
  • 38 SPECIAL
  • ZZ TOP
  • MOLLY HATCHET

THURSDAY APRIL 02

  • SONNY GRIER at JAN’S BEACH HOUSE, Montgomery, AL 6:30 PM
  • DREW MARTIN ACOUSTIC at THE HEAD ON THE DOOR Member, Montgomery, AL 8 PM
  • SILENT AUCTION & RAFFLE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE ALABAMA ANIMAL ALLIANCE (SPEY & NEUTER)
  • KING BEE HOSTS A FUND RAISER for the ALIBAMA ANIMAL ALLIANCE (Spay & Neuter Clinic) at THE CAPITOL OYSTER BAR, Montgomery, AL 6 – 9 PM

FRIDAY APRIL 03

  • SABADAS at THE CANDLELIGHT INN, Montgomery, AL 7 – 11 PM
  • BOB WAYNE w/sg BRANDON SELF & THE OUTLAW REVIVAL BAND at THE ROCK BOTTOM AMERICAN PUB, Montgomery, AL 8:30 – 12
  • DAIKAIJU at THE HEAD ON THE DOOR, Montgomery, AL 9 PM – 1 AM
  • THE HONEY TREE BAND at BARRA HOOKA (Madison Ave. Just east of Crampton Bowl), Montgomery, AL 10 PM
  • LISA BUSLER Member at AW SHUCKS, Montgomery, AL 6 – 9 PM

SATURDAY APRIL 04

  • HAT TRICK at THE HEAD ON THE DOOR, Montgomery, AL 9 PM – 1 AM
  • BILLY JOE ROYAL w/sg BUDDY BAKER & THE DIXIE DRIFTERS also
  • THE COCKEYED CAMEL at SINCLAIR’S EAST, Montgomery, AL
  • THE HONEY TREE BAND FAM JAM at THE ALLEY BAR, Montgomery, AL 10 PM