Leeds Happenings this Week!
Check Out Leeds Happenings This Week:
There's a lot going on in historic Leeds, Alabama and we invite you to plug in. Be sure to check out our calendar this week. With plenty of opportunities right here for shopping, dining and entertainment, we're sure you will want to take advantage of what Leeds has to offer!
Leeds Celebrates Emma Terry Day
Mayor David Miller designated Thursday, August 19, 2021 as Emma Terry Day at the Leeds Area Chamber of Commerce Luncheon. This proclamation was presented on behalf of Emma being named Miss Alabama’s Outstanding Teen. Along with the Mayor’s proclamation, Congressman Gary Palmer presented Emma with a Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition and then he gave an update on Washington affairs to a group of more than 75 in attendance.
Mum's Unique Consignment Boutique Ribbon Cutting
The City of Leeds and Leeds Area Chamber of Commerce cut the ribbon at Mum's Unique Consignment Boutique in celebration of their relocation to 1400 7th Court. This new location is just past the Post Office and Pioneer General Store & Antiques. Be sure to stop in to shop their huge inventory of clothing for the entire family, accessories, jewelry, purses, shoes, furniture, home decor as well as bridal and evening wear.
Grand River Drive-In | August 27 - September 1
Enjoy movies under the stars with dinner and refreshments from The Snack Shack, an off-leash dog park for the furry friends, a playground for the kiddos, a mini-golf course and yard games.
- screen 1: 7:45pm - Jungle Cruise | 10:10pm - Free Guy
- screen 2: 7.45pm – Respect | 10:10pm - Old
- screen 3: 7:45pm – Candyman | 9:15pm - Don’t Breathe 2
- screen 4: 7:45pm - Suicide Squad 2 | 10:00pm - Protégé
For weekly movie schedules, please visit: https://www.grandriverdrive-in.com/
Thursday, August 26
Leeds Farmers Market | 3 pm – 6 pm
Corner of 6th Street and Parkway Drive
Summer is almost over so get your fresh veggies, fruits and so much more!
Leeds Area Chamber of Commerce
Chamber After Hours
Thursday, August 26 | 5:30 pm -7:30 pm | The Backyard Leeds
Free refreshments, plenty of business networking and fun! More Info: www.LeedsAreaChamber.com
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Book Launch-"The Point of Church!" by Steven Weems
THURSDAY, AUGUST 26, 2021 AT 6 PM
The Outlet Shops of Grand River | Stop in to congratulate Steven Weems on his new book and pick up your own autographed copy! More Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1556282911430646/
Pop Culture Trivia Challenge at the Rail | Rails & Ales
Pop Culture Trivia Challenge brings the fun every Thursday night | Trivia begins at 7 + D Squared Food Truck 6-9. More Info: https://www.facebook.com/leedsrailsandales
Friday, August 27
Evan Kennedy Live at the Rail | Rails & Ales
Live music with Evan Kennedy 7-11. Traffic Jam food truck 6-9 pm
Saturday, August 28
Food Drive for Leeds Outreach | August 28-29
Leeds Outreach Donations and Food Drive
More Info: https://leedsoutreach.godaddysites.com/individual-food-donation
More Info: https://www.facebook.com/LeedsOutreach/
Eric Watters Live at the Rail | Rails & Ales
Live Music with Eric Watters 7-11 + Mr. Taco Food Truck 6-9 pm. More Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/546444213061736
Sunday, August 29
Art Gallery Reception with Leeds Area Visual Artists | Leeds Arts Council
Sunday 1:30-3:30 pm | More Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/432049571414014
Monday, August 30
Tuesday, August 31
Art Classes with Tanna Rose at Leeds Arts Council | 5:30-7:30 pm
The Leeds Arts Council now offers ongoing visual art classes each Tuesday.
More Info: www.leedsartscouncil.org
Wednesday, September 1
The Backyard in Leeds - Grand River
Live Trivia is brought you by North Alabama Trivia | Wednesdays at 6 pm
More Info: https://www.backyardleeds.com
SHOPPING & SPECIALS:
Shop Leeds For All Your Needs
Leeds has so much to offer from independent shops in the heart of historical downtown to The Outlet Shops of Grand River and don't forget about Bass Pro, Buc-ee's and our retail on Ashville Road. There are pop up shops at the mall and plenty to see and do. Bring your family and friends for pies, BBQ and Burgers to eat in The Backyard and just hang out. There's lots going on to plan your calendar around so jump in your car and head toward Leeds! Shop Local! Shop Leeds!
The Grumpy Princess Embroidery and Sew much More
The Outlet Shops of Grand River | More Info: https://www.facebook.com/Grumpyprincessembroidery
Workout Anytime Leeds
Enjoy the dog days of summer with Workout Anytime! Visit Jalil or give us a call for more information!
More Info: https://workoutanytime.com/leeds/
Taylor Hunnicut and B.B. Palmer, Live at The Backyard
Labor day Weekend - Saturday & Sunday, September 4-5. More Info: https://www.facebook.com/thebackyardleeds
Would your business like to be featured here?
If you are a member of the Leeds Area Chamber of Commerce and have a business or an upcoming event in Leeds, Alabama, you could be featured on this weekly e-blast. Please submit your upcoming event(s) or special offering and we will be happy to include it!
LOOKING FOR A LOCAL VENDOR?
Are you looking for certain product or service from a local vendor? Check out the Business Directory at Leeds Area Chamber of Commerce and choose a chamber member.
If you are a local business and not a chamber member, maybe it's time! For more information, visit www.LeedsAreaChamber.com.
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