Leeds Happenings this Week!

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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 

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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.


For more information, please visit their website at www.mumsconsignment.com.

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!

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You are personally invited to our August Chamber After Hours next Thursday, August 26 from 5:30 pm until 7:30 pm at The Backyard Leeds. This is a free event with free refreshments, business networking and door prizes. You will not want to miss it. It’s a come and go or come and stay event so be sure to join us!

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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

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/

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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

More Info:  https://www.facebook.com/events/3024364421132876

Saturday, August 28

Food Drive for Leeds Outreach | August 28-29

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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

Live music every Saturday – The Backyard Leeds

More Info:   https://www.facebook.com/thebackyardleeds

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Sunday, August 29

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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

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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!

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The Grumpy Princess Embroidery and Sew much More

The Outlet Shops of Grand River | More Info: https://www.facebook.com/Grumpyprincessembroidery

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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/

Upcoming Events

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


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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!


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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