Oct. 10, 6-10 p.m.
The Autism Society of Alabama will hold its Gridiron Gala from 6-10 p.m. on Oct. 10 at Regions Park in Birmingham. The annual fundraiser will have a football theme and raise money for a good cause. It is being held in honor of the one in 88 people affected by autism spectrum disorders. The Carver High School drum line will perform and Oak Mountain cheerleaders will welcome guests. Those attending will enjoy a tailgate buffet, silent and live auctions and dancing in the end zone to tunes by Hit Me with Music. Lance Taylor of WJOX will emcee and Jack Granger will call the auction. A $10,000 football toss challenge will offer some friendly competition. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.autism-alabama.org or call 951-1364.