With so much going on in the city this weekend, here is a listing of events this Saturday, Sept. 23, organized by time:
Head Over Teal
The Preserve Town Hall
The eighth annual Head Over Teal 5k/10k and Family Fall Festival will be from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. The event will include a fun array of fall festival activities for all ages, including games, children’s inflatables, face painting, crafts and more. For registration and more information, visit thinkoflaura.org. ❖
St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer
Registration begins at 7 a.m. for this 5k run/walk. The run/walk begins at 8:30 a.m. The walk is $10 for ages 6 and up, the 5k run is $20 ages 6 and up and 5 and under are free. For more information, visit fundraising.stjude.org.
In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month the Zoo will celebrate the culture of Birmingham’s growing Hispanic and Latino community presented by Abogados Centro Legal. Animals of Central and South America will be featured as well as special enrichments for the animals, music,
a dance lesson and more. Dora the Explorer and Diego will be on the scene from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, vista birminghamzoo.com.
Birmingham Caldwell Park
A wide variety of cold beers, German food, live music and games and activities are planned from 1-6 p.m. General admission tickets are $17.50 and include a souvenir 22 oz. beer stein and one complimentary beer. VIP tickets are $50 and include a souvenir 22 oz. beer stein, four complimentary beers, one meal voucher and a t-shirt. For more information, visit birminghamoktoberfest.com.
Recovery Walk 2017
The University of Alabama at Birmingham presents Birmingham’s annual walk to celebrate recovery from addiction from 5-9 p.m. There will be live music, food and fellowship. This event is free. For more information, visit “Birmingham Recovery Walk 2017” Facebook page.