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THURSDAY

“Alabama Then & Now” Bicentennial Art Exhibition
Location: Pike Road Town Hall
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Contact: 334-272-9883

Food for Thought Lunchtime Lecture Series
Location: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Contact: 334-242-4435

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
Location: Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE  
Contact: 334-240-4333

Space Junk
Location: Gayle Planetarium
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Cost: $6.50
Contact: 334-625-4799

Downtown Thursday Night Jazz & Blues
Location: Common Bond Brewers
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Contact: dbamontgomery@gmail.com

Dinner on Dexter
Location: Dexter Avenue
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $100 – $150
Contact: 334-240-4300

FRIDAY

“Alabama Then & Now” Bicentennial Art Exhibition
Location: Pike Road Town Hall
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Contact: 334-272-9883

AirPower History Tour Lands in Montgomery
Location: Montgomery Regional Airport
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: Varies

Riverbend Brewfest
Location: Union Station Train Shed
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $25
Contact: 334-625-2100

Harriott II Dinner Cruise
Location: Harriott II Riverboat
Time: Boards at 6:30 p.m. Cruises from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $15 – $45
Contact: 334-625-2100

Capital City Author Event
Location: Renaissance Montgomery
Time: Friday night 6:30 – 9:00 p.m.; Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Cost: $15 – $45
Contact: CapitalCityAuthorEvent.MGM@gmail.com

Wyatt Edmondson 2019 Tour
Location: The Tipping Point
Time: 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Contact: 334-260-9110

SATURDAY

Beaver Trail 5K
Location: Lagoon Park
Time: 6:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Cost: $25 – $35

Farmers Market at the Shoppes at EastChase
Location: The Shoppes at EastChase
Time: 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Contact: 334-279-6046

Montgomery’s Largest Yard Sale
Location: Union Station
Time: 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Contact: 334-274-6464

AirPower History Tour Lands in Montgomery
Location: Montgomery Regional Airport
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: Varies

Ride for Freedom History Bus Tour
Location: Freedom Rides Museum
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $6 – $10
Contact: 334-414-8647

Capital City Author Event
Location: Renaissance Montgomery
Time: Friday night 6:30 – 9:00 p.m.; Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Cost: 15 – $45
Contact: CapitalCityAuthorEvent.MGM@gmail.com

Craft Beer Week Closing Celebration and Crawfish Boil
Location: Leroy
Time: 4:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Contact: 334-356-7124

Harriott II Getaway Cruise
Location: Harriott II Riverboat
Time: Boards at 4:30 p.m. Cruises from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Cost: $15 – $25
Contact: 334-625-2100

River Jam Music Festival
Location: Riverfront Park Amphitheater
Time: 5:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Cost: $20
Contact: 334-325-2100

85 South Comedy Show
Location: Montgomery Performing Arts Centre
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $59 – $109
Contact: 334-481-5000

SUNDAY

AirPower History Tour Lands in Montgomery
Location: Montgomery Regional Airport
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: Varies

Hampstead Food Truck Takeover Spring
Location: Hampstead
Time: 12:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Contact: 334-270-6730

Space Junk
Location: Gayle Planetarium
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $6.50
Contact: 334-625-4799

Music in May at the Waters
Location: The Waters
Time: 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Contact: 334-272-3200

Harriott II Blues Cruise
Location: Harriott II Riverboat
Time: Boards at 5:30 p.m. Cruises from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Cost: $15 – $25
Contact: 334-625-2100

COMING UP:

May 20-23 & 26 – Space Junk
May 21 – Joe Thomas, Jr. Guitar Pull
May 22-26 – Montgomery Biscuits vs. Jackson Generals
May 22 – Pub Poll, Where Knowing the Popular Answer Matters
May 23 – EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
May 23 – Drink for a Cause: Landmarks Foundation
May 23 – ArtTalk
May 23 – Downtown Thursday Night Jazz & Blues
May 24 – Friday Harriott II Dinner Cruise
May 24 – Montgomery Symphony Jubilee Pops Concert
May 25 – Farmers Market at the Shoppes at EastChase
May 25 – Harriott II Getaway Cruise
May 25 – Fuse: A Pop-Up Event
May 26 – Music in May at the Waters
May 26 – Harriott II Blues Cruise

WEEKEND ATTRACTIONS

Alabama Artists Gallery
Alabama Cattleman's MOOseum
Alabama Department of Archives and History
Alabama Wildlife Federation
Alabama State Capitol
Alabama Shakespeare Festival
Capri Theatre
Center for African American Culture
Civil Rights Memorial Center
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church
Dexter Parsonage Museum
F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Museum
First White House of the Confederacy
Freedom Rides Museum
Hannah Daye Ridling Bark Park
Hank Williams Museum
Harriott II
Jasmine Hill Gardens
Legacy Museum
Mann Wildlife Learning Museum
Museum of Alabama
National Memorial for Peace and Justice
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts
Montgomery Zoo
Old Alabama Town
Rosa Parks Library and Museum and Children's Wing
W. A. Gayle Planetarium

COOL NIGHT SPOTS

*Proud member of the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce

*AlleyBAR
Thursday: Live Music
Friday: Live Music  
Saturday: Live Music

*B.B. King's Blues Club
Wednesday: Ayesha Mosley Acoustic
Thursday: Tamara
Friday: Slim Barnes and Ativahh 
Saturday: EarKandy and Souled Out
Sunday: Slim Barnes

*Capitol Oyster Bar
Sunday: Whitey Johnson featuring Gary Nicholson

*The Cork & Cleaver
Thursday: Thursdays on the Patio with John Bull & Ed Pickett

*The Exchange
Wednesday: Patrick Cross and In Kahootz
Thursday: Tony Brook and Cuz N Neil
Friday: Country Roads and The Joe Jack Band
Saturday: Frank Jordan Duo and Jimbo & Larry
Sunday: Marvin Taylor and Bubba C.T.T.S.

*Sinclair's East
Wednesday: Mac Cone & Bery Thomas
Friday: Ric Carter & Joe 
Saturday: Cuz N Neil

Tipping Point
Wednesday: Live Music
Friday: Wyatt Edmondson

1048 Jazz and Blues
Wednesday: Live Music
Thursday: Live Music
Friday: Live Music
Saturday: Live Music
Sunday: Live Jazz Night

Aw Shucks Oyster Bar
Thursday: Live Music
Friday: Live Music
Saturday: Live Music

Bama Lanes
Thursday: Karaoke
Friday: Karaoke
Saturday: Karaoke

Brins Wings
Thursday: Live Music

It'll Do Tavern
Wednesday: Live Music
Thursday: Live Music
Friday: Live Music
Saturday: Live Music

Jan's Beach House Grill
Wednesday: Live Music
Thursday: Live Music
Friday: Live Music

KRU on Mt. Meigs
Wednesday: Live Music 

Ric & Mo's
Wednesday: Live Music 
Thursday: Live Music 
Friday: Live Music
Saturday: Live Music
Sunday: Live Music