What do you know? “The Weekend Agenda” has returned to “Live and Groove”! After the New Year’s holiday weekend and then a weekend where everyone in Birmingham got cabin fever due to a winter storm, this particular weekend looks to be jam packed with fun stuff to do.
Let’s go ahead and check out what’s going down the next few days!
Friday, January 13th, 2017
THE FRIDAY NIGHT GET DOWN AT SATURN BIRMINGHAM:
There are two big events happening today, and one of them takes place at Saturn Birmingham. “The Friday Night Get Down” gets started at 9:00 P.M., and it will be the first one these events the venue has done. It’s being billed as a mix of a Chicago house party, underground New York dance club, and an European disco. Lots of great music will be spun by John DJ Rocko and DJ Rod. You have to be at least 18 to attend, but admission is free. More information can be found at http://www.saturnbirmingham.com/event/1407753-friday-night-get-down-birmingham/.
NERVES BADDINGTON AT THE NICK:
The other big event happening takes place at The Nick. It’s the performance by Birmingham’s Nerve’s Baddington. Fleetwood DeVille and sLanguage of Pen Pals will be providing the support. It should be a great night of local hip hop, and things should get started around 10:00 P.M. More information, including ticket details, can be found by visiting https://www.facebook.com/events/1109907622456200/.
Saturday, January 14th, 2017
WWE LIVE AT THE BJCC:
The excitement doesn’t stop for Saturday as two more big events will take place in Birmingham. Wrestling fans will descend on the Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center as the WWE will be putting on a house show (non-televised event). The Smackdown Live! crew will be performing so that means the likes of A.J. Styles, Dean Ambrose, and many more will be squaring off inside the ring. The action gets started at 7:30 P.M. More information about the event, including ticket details, can be found by visiting http://www.wwe.com/wwe-live-51.
RON GALLO AT SATURN BIRMINGHAM:
If wrestling isn’t your thing, head on down to Saturn Birmingham for the FREE performance by Ron Gallo. This is part of the “Saturn Nights Showcase” series, which is sponsored by Good People Brewing. Supporting Ron Gallo will be performances by Lady Legs and Alabama Rose. Doors will open at 8 with the show getting started at 9. More information can be found by visiting http://www.saturnbirmingham.com/event/1378500-ron-gallo-saturn-nights-birmingham/.
Sunday, January 15th, 2017
ALEJANDRO ESCOVEDO AT SATURN BIRMINGHAM:
Closing out the weekend will be what should end up as a great performance by musician Alejandro Escovedo at Saturn Birmingham. Escovedo will be joined on stage by Scott MacCaughey, Kurt Bloch, John Moen, and Peter Buck, and The Minus 5 will be performing as the opening act. This looks to be a can’t miss sow so don’t hesitate about attending. More information, including the ticket details, can be found by visiting http://www.saturnbirmingham.com/event/1386568-alejandro-escovedo-peter-birmingham/.