National Baseball Card Day

August 2, 2018 arieldrew
For National Baseball Card Day, Gadsden Sports Cards and Antiques are offering a free pack of baseball cards with any purchase of $10 or more!
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Free Wine Tasting

August 2, 2018 arieldrew
Every Thursday from 5:30-7:30pm The Stone Market has free wine tastings!
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Happy Labor Day!

August 28, 2018 kmoore
Our office will be closed Monday, September 3 to celebrate Labor Day.
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September First Friday

August 10, 2018 panik
6pm-9pm Classic Cars will cruise in and be on display! Check out all our shopping experiences by clicking here! Check out all our dining experiences by clicking here! Live Music Line-Up: Cheryl’s School of Rock @ 2nd and Broad Two Tone Willie @ 3rd & Broad Matt Harvey Band @ 4th & Broad Foggy Hollow @ 5th & Broad Rev.
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Art Galleries- Gadsden Museum of Art

August 27, 2018 arieldrew
The Gadsden Museum of Art will be hosting multiple galleries Friday, September 7th which is also Downtown’s First Friday! Pop in the Museum that evening to see some great artwork. Artists: Daisie Hoitsma and Jason Tanner Young : place, trace, and replaced Andrea Sanders: Unmoored Nathalie Daoust: Korean Dreams
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Comedy Night- Derrick Stroup

August 27, 2018 arieldrew
From Colorado, comedian Derrick Stroup will be performing at the brewery on First Friday! Recommended age is 18+ for National Beer Lover’s Day filled with food and laughs.
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Concert at the Amp- Chicago Rewired

August 31, 2018 arieldrew
Join us under the stars for a FREE concert!  Bring your coolers (no glass bottles) and cushions to the historic Mort Glosser Amphitheater after First Friday.   Event Details WHEN Friday, September 7, 2018 from 08:30 pm to 11:00 pm  WHERE Mort Glosser Amphitheater at 90 Walnut Street Gadsden , Alabama , United States , 35901
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9/11 Memorial Service

August 27, 2018 arieldrew
The City of Gadsden will hold its annual memorial observance of the four coordinated terrorist attacks on the United States – New York City, the Pentagon in Washington DC, and Shankstown, Penn. The event is sponsored by the Gadsden Beautification Board. at 5pm, September 11, 2018 at the corner of 4th and Broad Streets, downtown.
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Back Forty Beer Dinner

August 29, 2018 kmoore
Get your tickets now: MENU French Onion Soup -classically made, topped with crouton and toasted gruyère cheese Mexican-Style Lager Spinach Salad -warm bacon dressing, toasted pecans, boiled egg Naked Pig Pale Ale Steak Au Poivre -peppercorn steak, cream sauce, garlic roasted mashed potatoes Snapper Biscuit White IPA https://www.facebook.com/events/235949533725803/  
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Girl's Night Out

August 20, 2018 arieldrew
Join the Downtown Gadsden merchants for a day filled with shopping, fashion, food, and friends! A passport will be available for pick-up at any participating location the day of the event. You have all day long to visit all the participating merchants. Just make sure you turn it in at your last stop! If you
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September Third Thursday-Ragan and Adam

July 13, 2018 dbrickhouse
Featuring:  Ragan and Adam Grab your coolers, dinner and a lawn chair and join us at the water wall – between the Pitman Theatre and Downtown Civic Center – every third Thursday of the month from May to September, 6pm-8:00pm. Kick back and enjoy great music in this relaxing atmosphere!
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Connect to Your Coast Gadsden

August 27, 2018 arieldrew
We will be donating a percentage of food and beer sales during the event to help improve and protect Alabama’s coastal environment. Stop by for some great beer to learn how you can help. The event is free admission for all ages. Pay $10 in advance to receive an ACF pint glass and the Alabama
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Cultural Arts Presents Richard Keith Langham

August 27, 2018 arieldrew
Richard Keith Langham, esteemed decorator and tastemaker, known for beautiful interiors that are replete with tradition, saturated color, elegance, and Southern flair, will inspire and delight guests at Cultural Arts Presents. The event will include a book signing, dinner, and lecture from Langham. Copies of his book will be available for sale. A native of
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October First Friday

July 24, 2018 panik
6pm-9pm Classic Cars will cruise in and be on display! Check out all our shopping experiences by clicking here! Check out all our dining experiences by clicking here! Live Music Line-Up: Charla Murray @3rd &Broad Kings of Swing @ 4th & Broad Damascus Road @ 5th & Broad Broad Street will be closed from 1st-7th Streets starting
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Kings of Swing Fall Lawn Concert

August 27, 2018 arieldrew
Join us for a concert by the Kings of Swing on the lawn of the Gunn-Bellenger House from 3-5 pm on Sunday, October 7. The concert is free and lawn chairs and coolers are welcome. The Kings of Swing play big band, jazz, and standards. The Gunn-Bellenger House is located at 872 Chestnut Street in
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Sunset Sips

August 20, 2018 kmoore
Sunset Sips is the event of the season in Downtown Gadsden so mark your calendar for Tuesday, October 16!  Tickets will go on sale in September.  Stay tuned for more info! Thanks to our major sponsor, Riverview Regional Medical Center!
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November First Friday

August 22, 2018 arieldrew
Support local merchants and enjoy spending time in historic downtown Gadsden the First Friday of every month. Classic cars, food, entertainment and fun!    
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Dash for the Stache 5K

August 27, 2018 arieldrew
Dasche for the Stache is a 5K run starting and ending at Blackstone Pub & Eatery. This race is to bring awareness to men’s health issues such as prostate and testicular cancer, low testosterone, etc. This year, race proceeds will go to the Man Up Gadsden Foundation! This is a Grand Prix event. Early Registration
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Veteran's Parade

August 27, 2018 arieldrew
🇺🇸 Gadsden, AL. – The Gadsden-Etowah Veterans Parade set for 2 pm on November 7th is approaching and applications are now being accepted Greater Gadsden Area Tourism, the City of Gadsden, and the Gadsden-Etowah Patriots Association have partnered together to produce the 2018 parade. All units wishing to participate must submit an application. The deadline
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Community Development Institute- CDI Southeast

August 27, 2018 arieldrew
The Community Development Institute Southeast (CDI Southeast) offers practical, interactive and comprehensive training designed to meet the needs of economic and community development professionals. We will offer the first four-day training session of the three-part series November 12-15, 2018 at The University of Alabama Gadsden Center in Gadsden, Alabama. Register at http://cdisoutheast.ua.edu or by phone at 205-348-3000.
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Girl's Night Out

August 20, 2018 arieldrew
Join the Downtown Gadsden merchants for a day filled with shopping, fashion, food, and friends! A passport will be available for pick-up at any participating location the day of the event. You have all day long to visit all the participating merchants. Just make sure you turn it in at your last stop! If you
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Christmas Open House

August 22, 2018 arieldrew
Beat the holiday crowds by coming to Downtown Gadsden for Christmas Open House! Shops will be open all day and there are plenty of restaurants to sit and relax in between shopping trips. There will be a visit from Santa on Saturday. Windows and shops will be decorated for the season. Come out and join
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Christmas Open House

August 20, 2018 arieldrew
Beat the holiday crowds by coming to Downtown Gadsden for Christmas Open House! Shops will be open all day and there are plenty of restaurants to sit and relax in between shopping trips. There will be a visit from Santa on Saturday. Windows and shops will be decorated for the season. Come out and join
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Happy Thanksgiving!

August 28, 2018 kmoore
Happy Thanksgiving!  The DGI office will be closed Thursday and Friday, Novenber 22 & 23.
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Small Business Saturday

August 27, 2018 arieldrew
Come to Downtown Gadsden and support local small businesses in celebration of the holiday!
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December First Friday

August 20, 2018 arieldrew
Let’s light the Christmas tree to kick off First Friday in December!   Support local merchants and enjoy spending time in historic downtown Gadsden the First Friday of every month. Classic cars, food, entertainment and fun! Christmas carolers will be making rounds for December’s event!
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Snacks with Santa

August 20, 2018 arieldrew
Bring your kids and the camera! Santa will be at the Mary G. Hardin Center for Cultural Arts on December 15th this year to hear your children’s Christmas wishes! Snacks and refreshments will be provided.
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Merry Christmas!

August 28, 2018 kmoore
Wishing you a very Merry Christmas!  The DGI office will be closed December 24 and 25 to celebrate the holiday!
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Happy New Year!

August 31, 2018 kmoore
Wishing everyone a happy and prosperous 2019!  Let’s get this party started!
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An Evening of Songs and Stories with Sean of the South

August 27, 2018 arieldrew
The Hardin Center is pleased to present Sean Dietrich, also known as Sean of the South. Dietrich is a writer, humorist, novelist, and biscuit connoisseur, known for his commentary and stories on life in the American South. Tickets are $50 per person or $400 for a table of 8. Tickets include the book signing, dinner,
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Chili Cook-off

August 31, 2018 kmoore
Join us for the 12th Annual Downtown Gadsden Chili Cook-off!  Teams will start cooking at 7:00am and chili will be served beginning at noon.
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Party with a Purpose at the Pitman

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
For years now this fundraiser has raised money for renovations on the Pitman theater. The event is free, but we do ask you make a donation at the event. There will be multiple, live music groups to enjoy. Please come out and support part of Downtown’s history!
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Downtown Gadsden Gives Back

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
March’s First Friday is dedicated to non-profit organizations within Gadsden’s community. There will be informational tables set up, and the community can interact and learn more about what these great organizations do and how citizens can get involved! Downtown Gadsden Inc. partners with United Way to kick off this great event. This is the beginning
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April First Friday

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
First Fridays are a monthly event that happens right on Broad Street in Downtown. Classic cars line the street, food vendors are set up with various food options, and live music on every block! Bring family and friends and come enjoy a night of shopping and good food!
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May First Friday

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
First Fridays are a monthly event that happens right on Broad Street in Downtown. Classic cars line the street, food vendors are set up with various food options, and live music on every block! Bring family and friends and come enjoy a night of shopping and good food!
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Downtown Music Festival

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
The concert will be held on the banks of the Coosa river at Coosa Landing. Gates will open at 5:00pm for this FREE concert so bring your lawn chair, your dinner and your cooler and enjoy this wonderful evening
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May Third Thursday

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
Every third Thursday from May to September Downtown offers a free summer concert series! It is located at the waterwall between the Downtown Civic Center and the Pitman Theater. Bring your refreshments and meet us there for free live music!
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June First Friday

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
First Fridays are a monthly event that happens right on Broad Street in Downtown. Classic cars line the street, food vendors are set up with various food options, and live music on every block! Bring family and friends and come enjoy a night of shopping and good food!
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June Third Thursday

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
Every third Thursday from May to September Downtown offers a free summer concert series! It is located at the waterwall between the Downtown Civic Center and the Pitman Theater. Bring your refreshments and meet us there for free live music!
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July First Friday

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
First Fridays are a monthly event that happens right on Broad Street in Downtown. Classic cars line the street, food vendors are set up with various food options, and live music on every block! Bring family and friends and come enjoy a night of shopping and good food!
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July Third Thursday

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
Every third Thursday from May to September Downtown offers a free summer concert series! It is located at the waterwall between the Downtown Civic Center and the Pitman Theater. Bring your refreshments and meet us there for free live music!
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August First Friday

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
First Fridays are a monthly event that happens right on Broad Street in Downtown. Classic cars line the street, food vendors are set up with various food options, and live music on every block! Bring family and friends and come enjoy a night of shopping and good food!
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August Third Thursday

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
Every third Thursday from May to September Downtown offers a free summer concert series! It is located at the waterwall between the Downtown Civic Center and the Pitman Theater. Bring your refreshments and meet us there for free live music!
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September First Friday

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
First Fridays are a monthly event that happens right on Broad Street in Downtown. Classic cars line the street, food vendors are set up with various food options, and live music on every block! Bring family and friends and come enjoy a night of shopping and good food!
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September Third Thursday

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
Every third Thursday from May to September Downtown offers a free summer concert series! It is located at the waterwall between the Downtown Civic Center and the Pitman Theater. Bring your refreshments and meet us there for free live music!
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October First Friday

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
First Fridays are a monthly event that happens right on Broad Street in Downtown. Classic cars line the street, food vendors are set up with various food options, and live music on every block! Bring family and friends and come enjoy a night of shopping and good food!
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Sunset Sips

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
Sunset Sips is the event of the season in Downtown Gadsden so mark your calendar for October 15th!  Tickets will go on sale in September.  Stay tuned for more info! Thanks to our major sponsor, Riverview Regional Medical Center!
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November First Friday

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
First Fridays are a monthly event that happens right on Broad Street in Downtown. Classic cars line the street, food vendors are set up with various food options, and live music on every block! Bring family and friends and come enjoy a night of shopping and good food!
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Christmas Open House

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
Beat the holiday crowds by coming to Downtown Gadsden for Christmas Open House! Shops will be open all day and there are plenty of restaurants to sit and relax in between shopping trips. There will be a visit from Santa on Saturday. Windows and shops will be decorated for the season. Come out and join
Read More

December First Friday

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
First Fridays are a monthly event that happens right on Broad Street in Downtown. Classic cars line the street, food vendors are set up with various food options, and live music on every block! Bring family and friends and come enjoy a night of shopping and good food!
Read More

Snacks with Santa

September 5, 2018 arieldrew
Bring your kids and the camera! Santa will be at the Mary G. Hardin Center for Cultural Arts on December 15th this year to hear your children’s Christmas wishes! Snacks and refreshments will be provided.
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