1. First Thursday Art Stroll

Sept. 7 | 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Downtown Homewood

Galleries and shops stay open late and set up special displays to show off their artistic wares. Stop by Alabama Goods, B. Bayer & Co., Four Seasons Gallery, Jezabells, Kellum & Company, Liz Lane Gallery and Soho Retro.

Photo by Scott Butler

2. Varsity Patriot Football Games

Friday Nights | 7 p.m.

Bring on the Friday night lights. Don your red and blue, and we’ll see you at Waldrop Stadium.

  • Sept. 1: vs. Vestavia
  • Sept. 8: at Parker
  • Sept. 15: vs. Jackson-Olin
  • Sept. 22: vs. Helena/Homecoming

3. Zero Prostate Cancer Run/Walk

Sept. 9 | 8 a.m.
Homewood Central Park

Support research to fight prostate cancer by joining in the 5K run/walk, 1 mile walk, Kids’ Superhero Dash for Dad or virtual Snooze for Dudes program. Afterward catch a family-friendly post-race celebration. Participants will receive tech shirts, free food, and the opportunity to connect with others who are impacted by prostate cancer. Register here.

4. Patriot Day Ceremony

Sept. 11 | 8:30 a.m.
Vestavia Hills City Hall

Remember Sept. 11, 2001 at this annual ceremony held with the cities of Mountain Brook & Vestavia Hills.

5. Lil’ Lambs Consignment Sale

Friday, Sept. 15 |  9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 16 | 9 a.m.-noon
Trinity United Methodist Gym

Stock your kids’ fall and winter wardrobe while supporting Trinity’s mission and outreach projects in the community, church and abroad. Better yet, volunteer or consign, and you get entrance to the preview party on Thursday. Many items are half-price on Saturday. Learn more here.

6. National Eating Disorders Association Awareness Walk

Sept. 16 | 8 a.m.
Homewood Central Park

Come walk to inspire others. Walk to remove stigma and send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. Register here.

7. Homewood Chamber Membership Luncheon & Annual Legislative Update

Sept. 19 | 11:30 a.m-1 p.m.
The Club

Want to know what’s going on in Montgomery? Come hear updates from Senator Jabo Waggoner and Representative David Faulkner. Register here.

8. Homewood High School Homecoming Parade

Sept. 21 | 4 p.m.
Downtown Homewood

Come see everyone’s favorite high school band march the streets of Homewood along with floats and special guests to get pepped up for the Patriots to take on Helena.

Photo by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox/The Exceptional Foundation

9. Exceptional Foundation Dinnertainment

Sept. 22

Get a glimpse of life at the Exceptional Foundation as this night of singing, dancing, poetry and crowd participation. The foundation offers social and recreational activities for individuals of all ages who are mentally challenged. Each $150 ticket includes a cocktail hour followed by a seated dinner during the show and is partially tax deductible. Find tickets here.

10. Faces Photographed by Bob Tedrow

Photo courtesy of Bob Tedrow

Rosewood Hall Lobby

Musician. Driver of Homewood’s favorite antique car. Portrait photographer. See the fruit of one of Bob Tedrow’s many talents (the last one on this list) up in the latest exhibit from the Homewood Arts Council. If you love the @humans_of_homewood Instagram feed as much as we do, Rosewood Hall needs to be a stop the next time you’re nearby. 

Library Events Galore

You can find one to attend most any day of the month, but here are a few we are particularly looking forward. Find more here.

Hubble Film Screening
Sept. 14 | 3:30 p.m.
All Ages

Talk Like a Pirate Day
Sept. 19 | 3:30 p.m.

The Road to College
Sept. 19 | 6 p.m.
Workshop for High School Students

Libraryflix: Hidden Figures
Sept. 26 | 3:30 p.m.