Leeds Happenings this Week!

Labor Day Weekend is a Great Time for BBQ

Leeds Restaurant Highlight – Rusty’s Bar-B-Que There's no better way to celebrate the 4th than with some #ribs from Rusty's Bar-b-q! Open Sunday 7/4 from 10 - 8 and closed Monday 7/5 for the holiday.
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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!

Congratulations Eric Watters and Band on New Single

Local resident, Eric Watters, and his band, Suburban Love Junkies, just released a new single called Lucky. Eric is a singer/songwriter. He and his wife, Julie, have lived here in Leeds for 18 years. Eric performs regularly at Rails and Ales, The Backyard Leeds and area Birmingham venues. His band has been together for 26 years and toured the country numerous times. Eric and his band are still writing, recording and releasing music together independently.

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Let’s help push this song. Any local support would be greatly appreciated. It is available on all streaming platforms as are a lot of their other albums, singles and videos. Here is an Apple Music link: https://music.apple.com/us/album/lucky/1583173428?i=1583173429

Workout Anytime Leeds 9/11 Stair Climb Challenge

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Workout Anytime Leeds will be hosting the 3rd Annual 9/11 Stair Climb Challenge!!  The past two years have been a huge success.  They have raised over $1,000 each year for our Fire Department and are hoping for an even bigger turnout this year!! This year, ALL proceeds will be going to the Leeds Fire and Police Department. Donations will be accepted all week. Join us as we honor the men and women who sacrificed their lives on 9/11/2001.

When: 9/6-9/11
Time: Staffed hours

If any local businesses are interested in being involved in our raffle giveaways please email or call Workout Anytime Leeds!
Phone: 205-702-2789
Email: leeds@workoutanytime.com
All are welcome to this event, so we hope to see everyone there!!

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New Book -"The Point of Church!" by Steven Weems

Have you gotten your copy yet of Steven Weems new book?  If you missed his book signing event last week, you can pick up a copy via Amazon, Barnes & Noble and you can always call Steven for an autographed copy!

Grand River Drive-In | September 3 - 6

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: 7:30pm - Jungle Cruise / 10:10pm - Free Guy
  • screen 2: 7:30pm - Candyman / 9:00pm - Don’t Breathe 2
  • screen 3: 7:30pm - Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings / 9:55pm - Black Widow
  • screen 4: 7:30pm - Paw Patrol: The Movie / 8:45pm - Space Jam: A New Legacy

For weekly movie schedules, please visit: https://www.grandriverdrive-in.com/

Thursday, September 2

Leeds Farmers Market | 3 pm – 6 pm

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Leeds Farmers Marketing is back again this week so get your fresh veggies, fruits and so much more!

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Sip & Shop benefit @ Merch for Ann’s New Life Center

Join us for a Girls Night Out at Merch Boutique benefiting Ann’s New Life Center in Leeds! Girl time and Giving Back!
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Ann's New Life is totally supported by those who care about "saving babies" and empowering women to make the right choice through education and support.  Be a part of this amazing life-saving ministry through your donation. You can donate today. All life is a gift from God!

Pop Culture Trivia Challenge at the Rail | Rails & Ales

Pop Culture Trivia Challenge brings the fun every Thursday night | Trivia begins at 7 + It’s A Wrap Food Truck 6-9.  More Info: https://www.facebook.com/leedsrailsandales

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Friday, September 3


Erica Ryleigh Live at the Rail - Rails and Ales

Live music with Erica Ryleigh 7-11 pm. Traffic Jam food truck 6-9 pm
More Info: https://railsandales.beer/

Saturday, September 4

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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Sunday, September 5


Happy Sunday | Visit the Church of Your choice

Taylor Hunnicut and B.B. Palmer, Live at The Backyard

Labor Day Weekend - Sunday, September 5.
More Info:  https://www.facebook.com/thebackyardleeds


Monday, September 6

Happy Labor Day as we pay tribute to the contributions and achievements of American workers!

Please note:  No Food Truck scheduled for today downtown.

Tuesday, September 7

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 8

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 opportunities 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 or have some fun at Rails and Ales. There's lots going on so jump in your car and head toward Leeds! Shop Local! Shop Leeds! Dine Leeds! Entertain Leeds!

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Labor Day Sidewalk Sale

The Outlet Shops of Grand River | More Info: www.shopsofgrandriver.com

LA Salon Flowers & Boutique 1/2 Price Sale

Get some great deals on summer merchandise at 50% off for a limited time.

More Info: https://www.facebook.com/LA-Salon-Boutique-Merchandise-Page-104293324791233

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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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