Veterans Day Program: Nov. 12, 10 a.m. Magnolia Pavillion, Snow Hinton Park, Tuscaloosa. The ceremony includes many patriotic observances to honor our area veterans. For more information, visit tuscaloosaveteranspark.org.
Chamber Business After Hours: Nov. 13, 5-7 p.m. Alabama One Credit Union, Tuscaloosa. For more information, visit tuscaloosachamber.com.
2018 River Pitch Competition: Nov. 14, 5-9 p.m. Tuscaloosa River Market. The River Pitch Business Idea Competition is an event for students and community members to pitch their ideas – in just three minutes. You can win up to $1000, get valuable feedback on your idea, and meet people who might be able to help you develop your idea into a business. For more information, visit Culverhouse.ua.edu.
ECW Fall Bazaar and Bake Sale: Nov. 15, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Randall Hall of Christ Episcopal Church, downtown Tuscaloosa. This annual event features original art, jewelry, cakes, pies, muffins, cookies, casseroles, and sides. Proceeds benefit the Episcopal Church Women of Christ Episcopal Church to fund outreach programs, and more. For more information, visit christchurch1828.org.
Shelton State Music Faculty Concert: Nov. 15, 6 p.m. Shelton State Community College Martin Campus (Alabama Power Recital Hall). Dr. Elijah Pugh and Dr. Alex Benford will present a faculty recital. The event is free and all are invited to attend. For more information, visit sheltonstate.edu.
Sixth Annual Purchase with a Purpose Party: Nov. 15-16, 6-9 p.m. Ridgecrest Baptist Church, Tuscaloosa. Vendors will include adoptive families, local nonprofits, fair trade artisans, and global missions, with all proceeds going back to those represented. Admission is free. Coffee and cookies will be served for shoppers. For more information, visit purchasewithapurposeshop.com or Purchase with a Purpose on Facebook.
TTC/Wagner's Turkey Trot 2 Mile Race: Nov. 17, 8 a.m. Wagner's RunWalk in Midtown Village, Tuscaloosa. This family-friendly run or walk two-mile race serves as the membership drive for the Tuscaloosa Track Club. Your entry fee is also your membership to The Tuscaloosa Track Club for 2019. Applications are available at Wagner's RunWalk in Midtown Village.
Quirky Turkey at CHOM: Nov. 17, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Children's Hands-On Museum of Tuscaloosa (C.H.O.M.), downtown Tuscaloosa. Play roll-a-turkey, make a “good luck” football turkey, and pin your feather on a turkey. All activities included in admission. For more information, visit chomonline.org.
Tuscaloosa Symphony Orchestra Presents “A Little Night Music” with Chamber Orchestra: Nov. 19, 7 p.m. First Presbyterian Church, downtown Tuscaloosa. In the serene sanctuary of the First Presbyterian Church, two incomparably beautiful Mozart serenades usher in the holiday season; conducted by Adam Flatt. For more information, and tickets, visit tsoonline.org or call (205) 752-5515.
Holidays on the River: Nov. 21 through Jan. 15, Tuscaloosa Amphitheater. With Ice skating, music, visits from Santa and more, this event offers something for the entire family. For more information, and tickets, visit holidaysontheriver.com.
Show Your Spirit at CHOM: Nov. 24, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Children's Hands-On Museum of Tuscaloosa (C.H.O.M.), downtown Tuscaloosa. Design a spirit shaker, make a mascot mask, and play tailgate games. Wear your team colors! All activities included in admission. For more information, visit chomonline.org.
Alabama vs. Auburn – The Iron Bowl: Nov. 24, 2:30 p.m. Bryant-Denny Stadium, Tuscaloosa. The Crimson Tide and the Tigers' game will be broadcast on CBS.
Tuscaloosa Farmer’s Market: Saturdays, 7 a.m.-noon. Tuscaloosa River Market, 1900 Jack Warner Blvd, Tuscaloosa. Shop for fresh produce, grass fed beef, baked goods, cheeses and more. Buy fresh, buy local. For more information, visit tuscaloosarivermarket.com or call (205) 248-5295.