Autumn’s almost here – and whether that means “wine”ding up or cooling down – Montgomery has something for you. We’ll tempt you with wine, music, BBQ and beer, and treat you to a show full of zombies, wild animals or wizards! No matter your taste, we’ve got your thing this fall!
Burger Bash Presented by MAX Credit Union is back for 2017 and your vote counts. Cast your vote along with the judges to crown the best burger in Montgomery on September 7th.
When: Thursday, September 7
Location: Lower Dexter Avenue
Time: 5:30 p.m.
The Montgomery Symphony will present its 31st annual Broadway Under The Stars Pops Concert this September. Coolers, baskets, blankets, and lawn chairs are welcome at this free concert of Broadway show tunes performed lakeside at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival. Gates open at 5:00 p.m for picnicking.
When: Thursday, September 7
Location: Blount Cultural Park
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Southern hospitality will meet Old World tradition at Landmarks Foundation’s 17th annual Tavern Fest! A variety of regional craft beers, local fare, and live musicians will bring the streets of Old Alabama Town to life. The community-wide celebration draws crowds downtown for an evening of fun and fellowship, while serving as the biggest annual fundraiser for Landmarks Foundation of Montgomery.
When: Friday, September 22
Location: Old Alabama Town
Time: 5:57 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
1st annual Fall Equinox Festival, a charity event benefiting Hogs For The Cause and their quest to support families struggling with the effects of pediatric brain cancer. This family friendly events features Moe’s Original BBQ, an exciting music line-up of Blues & Americana style music, a Kids Zone, and a college football viewing station.
When: Saturday, September 23
Location: Union Station Train Shed
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $17 – $80
The Zombies are coming! Kick off Halloween with the annual Zombie Walk & Prom – and don’t forget to dress in your best Zombie attire.
When: Friday, September 29
Location: Begins at Irish Bred Restaurant & Pub, Dexter Avenue
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Cost: non-perishable food items as a donation to the Montgomery Area Food Bank.
The fist Sunday of each month this Fall, enjoy delicious street food in one of Montgomery’s beautiful neighborhoods! In addition to a variety of food trucks, there will be live music, park seating with tents, tables, and chairs. This is a family friendly event!
When: October 1, November 5, and December 3
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE, bring cash for food trucks!
Join The Montgomery Zoo for 13 nights of horror and fun! Climb aboard the thrill ride of a life time Haunted Hay Ride or mosey on over to the Pumpkin Pull for a good, ole fashioned, non-scary, traditional hay ride. Enjoy games, bouncy castles, concessions and much more at Zoo Boo.
When: October 13-15, 20-22 and 27-31
Location: The Montgomery Zoo
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $15, Ticket includes entry, one ride on either the Haunted Hay Ride (scary ride) or the Pumpkin Pull Hay Ride (non-scary) and one sheet of game tickets (10 tickets per sheet)
This fall on the banks of the Alabama River, enjoy the finest wines around and great live music! With ticket purchase, you will receive a commemorative 2017 wine glass, tasting bag with baguette and wine listing. Don’t miss out on this awesome annual event to kick off your fall festivities!
When: Saturday, October 14
Location: Riverfront Park
Time: 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Presented by 21 Dreams Arts & Culture Inc., in conjunction with National Arts and Humanities Month (NAHM), this event will highlight the local creative arts community, allowing multiple opportunities for the public to experience the arts over the course of a weekend. The four-day event will feature several workshops and exhibitions for digital, visual, performing, literary, and culinary arts.
Wizard World Comic Con Montgomery brings it all – Movies, Comics, Toys, Video Gaming, Games, TV, Horror, Wrestling, MMA, Original Art, Collectibles, Anime, Manga & More! Special Guests include Nichelle Nichols, Jon Heder, Emily Swallow, Nicholas Brandon, and More!
When: October 20 – 22
Location: Renaissance Montgomery Convention Cente
Time: Friday, 4pm – 9pm; Saturday, 10am – 7pm; Sunday, 10am – 4pm
Cost: $40 – $90
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