You Can’t Take It With You
Wednesday, Oct. 19-Sunday, Oct. 23
Sirote Theatre, UAB
UAB Theatre presents this Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy where a wacky family finds their routine disrupted when one of the daughters brings her fiancé and his wealthy Wall Street family to dinner.
Third Thursday at Pepper Place
Thursday, Oct. 20, 5-8 p.m.
Check out Richard Tubb Interiors new entrance off the loading dock by 29th Street, Charlie Thigpen’s Garden Gallery, The Collective, OvenBird, Red Cat, Cantina Tortilla Grill, and Bettola for seasonal sales and special food and drinks.
Fiddler on the Roof
Oct. 19-23, 27-29
Dr. Jeff Kensmoe, BSC associate professor of music, will unleash his rich baritone in the lead role of Tevye for the theatre program’s first production of the season and first-ever performance of Fiddler on the Roof.
Boo At the Zoo
Friday, Oct. 21-Tuesday, Oct. 31, 5-9 p.m.
The Birmingham Zoo
Watch as the Zoo transforms into a destination of spooky attractions for 16 nights. New this year, a Bug-A-BOO feature is full of larger than life animatronic bugs.
Tchaikovsky’s First Piano Concerto
Friday, Oct. 21-Saturday, Oct. 22
Alys Stephens Center
Grammy Award-winning Venezuelan pianist Gabriela Montero will perform one of the most beloved works for piano and orchestra of all time. ASO will also honor the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death with Tchaikovsky’s symphonic poem based on The Tempest.
Fall Plant Sale
Saturday, Oct. 22-Sunday, Oct. 23
Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Purchase herbs, sustainable trees, fall annuals, shrubs, natives, perennials and more, while benefiting the Gardens’ mission to promote public knowledge and appreciation of plants, gardens, and the environment.
Ghost Train Brewery Co.
Saturday, Oct. 22, 12 p.m.
2616 3rd Ave. South
Celebrate Birmingham’s newest brewery. with a day full of music, food, and craft beers. Before you go, read our conversation with owner Taylor DeBoer here.
Saturday, Oct. 22, 7-10 p.m.
Zydeco, 2001 15th Ave. South
Catch pop-rock band Rooney featuring lead singer Robert Schwartzman, best known for his role as Michael in the 2001 film The Princess Diaries. Check out our exclusive interview with Schwartzman here.