Leeds Happenings this Week!

You will not want to miss what’s happening this week in historic Leeds, Alabama.  We have a great line-up with plenty to see and do:

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National Police Week May 9-14

It’s National Police Week!  We truly appreciate our Leeds Police Department and all of our officers!  Thank you!!!

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Leeds Arts Council

Student Acting Showcase | May 13-14
More Info:  https://www.leedsartscouncil.org/calendar-of-events/

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Grand River Drive-In Movie Lineup - May 14 - MAY 20

No better outdoor experience than double movie features at Grand River Drive-In!  Tickets are NOW AVAILABLE! Here’s what you can expect to see this week under the stars.


  • screen 1: First Showing- 8:00 | Spiral: SAW | Second Showing- 9:50 | Unholy
  • screen 2: First Showing- 8:00 | Those Who Wish Me Dead | Second Showing- 9:55 | Godzilla
  • screen 3: First Showing- 8:00 |Wrath of a Man | Second Showing- 10:13 | Wrong Turn
  • screen 4: First Showing- 7:45 | Raya and the Last Dragon | Second Showing- 10:00 |The Water Man


More info: https://www.grandriverdrive-in.com/

Thursday, May 13

Leeds Farmer’s Market Every Thursday | 3-6p

Get those fresh fruits, veggies and more at Parkway Drive/6th Street
More Info:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/907306749334317

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Chamber After Hours at The Livery |  5-7 pm

Wine Down Chamber After Hours hosted by select Downtown Retailers
Free refreshments | Business Networking | Door prizes
More Info:  www.LeedsAreaChamber.com

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Pop Culture Trivia Challenge - Rails and Ales

Pop Culture Trivia Challenge brings the fun to Rails and Ales every Thursday at 7 pm.  More Info:  https://www.facebook.com/events/4009392232449162

Friday, May 14

The Rug Bug Design Ribbon Cutting | 10:00 am

Join the City of Leeds and the Leeds Area Chamber of Commerce in cutting the ribbon to celebrate the opening of this new business at The Shops of Grand River in Suite 310 (across from Eddie Bauer).  More info:  https://leedsareachamber.com/rug-bug-ribbon-cutting/

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Erica Ryleigh Live at the Rail - Rails and Ales

Live music with Erica Ryleigh 7-11 pm | D'Squared Food Truck 6-9 pm https://www.facebook.com/events/758766314836375/

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The Backyard in Leeds - Grand River

John & Gio Live at the Backyard | 4-7 pm
Live Trivia is back brought to you by North Alabama Trivia | 7-9 pm
More info:  https://www.facebook.com/events/452269796060369/

Saturday, May 15

26th Annual Creek Bank Festival | 10 am-4 pm

Plenty of festival family fun all day long with live music on the main stage including Nashville Recording Artist Michael Jacobs, Birmingham-Based Singer/Songwriter Erica Ryleigh, Local Singer/Songwriter Miss Leeds Area Charity Bowden and The WingNuts – Vintage Rock ‘n Roll along with the moon pie eating contests, hula hoop contest, balloon artist, face painting, mascot challenge, shopping with over 120 vendors including arts & crafts and street vendors from all over the southeast, delicious food and plenty of stuff for the kiddos to do…and don’t forget about the car show!!! More Info: www.creekbankfestival.com

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5th Annual Cruising the Creek Bank Car Show | 8 am-3 pm

This charity car show hosted by C & C Motor Company to benefit Leeds Outreach and BackPack Buddies may be our biggest show yet. Bring out your cars, trucks, bikes for a great time with a great cause. More info: www.creekbankfestival.com

Sunday, May 16

1st Annual #FordTough Cornhole Benefit | Rails and Ales

Bags fly at 1 pm –Music by Erica Ryleigh, Old Smokey food truck, raffle, $40 social team, $50 competitive team. Tournament hosted by Heart of Dixie Cornhole.
More Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/202487554776529


Corporate Ambassador Meeting - Wednesday, May 19

with Leeds Area Chamber of Commerce | If you have a business in Leeds, this meeting is for you. This is a lunch meeting in the Family Life Center at Leeds First United Methodist Church.
More Info: https://leedsareachamber.com/corporate-ambassador-program/

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Chamber Luncheon | Thursday, May 20

With Leeds Area Chamber of Commerce. Guest Speaker: Leeds City School Superintendent John Moore. Teacher of the Year will be presented and our High School Diplomats will be recognized. RSVP by calling 205.699.5001.  More Info: https://leedsareachamber.com/may-chamber-luncheon/

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Iron City Wranglers Social– Thursday, May 20

Iron City Wranglers are coming to The Backyard!
More Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/124358006321208/

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Shop & Wine Down – Thursday, May 20

LA Salon, Flowers & Boutique with plenty of discounts and Magic City Mini Bar
More Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/366583728092907


AmFirst Foundation Charity Sporting Clays | Friday, May 21

For complete details, visit this link: https://bit.ly/2QSOJWD

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Leeds Arts Council – May 22

Student Acting Showcase | 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
More Info: https://www.leedsartscouncil.org/calendar-of-events/

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Barber Historics presented by Porsche

Saturday, May 22 - Sunday, May 23
Hey, racing fans! Get your vintage fix at Barber Historics! Come check out vintage racecars on the track. Don't miss out, buy tickets now! http://ow.ly/pVRv50EC6Sp


Did you know that if you are a chamber member, you have access to be able to post your own job listings, hot deals and member-to-member offerings directly on the Leeds Area Chamber of Commerce website? This is a great benefit that is free to each chamber member. If you are not already a member, maybe it’s time. For more information, visit www.LeedsAreaChamber.com.

As you can see, there's lots going on in historic Leeds, Alabama that you can enjoy so jump in your car and head toward Leeds!  Check out the shopping and restaurants while you are here!

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