Summer season entertainment is heating up.


Liberty Fest virtual celebration in Birmingham

Stellar-award winner Pastor Michael McClure Jr. will headline Birmingham’s once-a-year celebration of audio and empowerment Saturday, July 24. Performances incorporate Translee, Victoria Jones, Brian “Voice Porter” Hawkins, Kristen Glover, Halo Wheeler, Sam Ervin and Spex Da Excellent. The pageant will also function the Occasion Rockers with Fly Dave as host. Panel dialogue subjects contain Social Justice in The united states, IREP: Media Representation and Protection, Present: Black Females Segment, and Health care, Accessibility and Disparities. For the comprehensive record of panelists, adhere to this website link. Comply with the festival’s social media webpages on Fb and Instagram. For a link to the livestream, viewers ought to fill out an RSVP form. For a lot more details, visit the pageant web site.

‘Beauty and the Beast’ musical in Mobile

Celebrate the 60th period of Playhouse in the Park in Mobile with the musical manufacturing “Beauty and the Beast.” This is the theater’s very first huge manufacturing after getting closed for extra than a 12 months owing to the pandemic. The musical will run on weekends through Sunday, Aug. 8. Showtimes are Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are out there right here.

W.C. Helpful Tunes Competition in Florence

Pay back tribute to “Father of the Blues” W.C. Helpful July 23-Aug.1. Handy, a Florence indigenous, was inducted into the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame in 1985 and the Alabama Music Hall of Fame in 1993. The musician and songwriter wrote “Memphis Blues” in 1912. The Florence-Lauderdale Conference and Visitors Bureau will host James LeBlanc, Angela Hacker and Bay Simpson on Monday, July 26 Peanut Montgomery, Mark Narmore and Bobby Tomberlin on Wednesday, July 28 Billy Lawson and Ed Hill on Friday, July 30 and Lenny LeBlanc, Michael Curtis and Travis Wammack on Saturday, July 31. Seating is constrained. To learn much more, adhere to this link. The location is at 200 Jim Spain Generate.

3 Doorways Down live performance at Oak Mountain

The Much better Lifetime 20th anniversary tour of 3 Doorways Down will include specific visitor Seether at Oak Mountain Amphitheatre Saturday, July 24, at 8 p.m. “The Much better Life” is 3 Doorways Down’s greatest-advertising album. Tickets start at $63.

‘Hidden Areas: People and Places of northwest Alabama’ exhibit in Decatur

The Alabama Center for the Arts in Decatur will element “Hidden Spaces” by means of Tuesday, Aug. 31. “Hidden Spaces” is a image-historic documentation task that explores the men and women and places of lesser-known spots and histories in north Alabama communities. The show identifies, displays and interprets cultural landscapes, built environments and all-natural functions that highlight the inherent variety of the increased Shoals area. In this show, the focus will be on Aged Town in Decatur, in which the local community was explored in an in-depth method. Collaborators labored with citizens and former people to detect stories, areas and persons to assist improved understand the background and id of the local community. Other places in Morgan and Limestone counties will be highlighted. A gallery communicate showcasing guest speaker Peggy Cities will be held at the Alabama Centre for the Arts on Thursday, July 29, at 5:30 p.m. The show is a collaboration in between the Muscle mass Shoals Countrywide Heritage Area, the University of North Alabama Community Record Centre and Abraham Rowe Pictures Reception. Admission is absolutely free. The visible arts gallery is at 133 Second Ave. NE.

Foreigner tickets on sale for BJCC

Tickets are on sale for the Greatest Hits of Foreigner Tour. Foreigner will accomplish Wednesday, Nov. 17, at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Sophisticated. For a lot more details, click on Purchase tickets at