Welcome Reception Block Party!
Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Broad Street, Downtown Gadsden
Welcome to Gadsden! Our greatest asset is our community! Experience Gadsden up close and personal at our Welcome Reception Block Party! Enjoy jazz music, feats of fantasy performed by Atlanta’s Imperial Opa, food from our amazing local restaurants and some fabulous after hours shopping with our local merchants who are putting together special sales just for you! Tickets to this event include Downtown Dollars that may be used at our specialty shops, restaurants and bars.
The charge for the Welcome Reception Block Party is $10.00. To attend, you must register and purchase a ticket.
Contact Amanda jackson, 2016 Convention Special events sub-committee Chair, for more information.
The Art of the Pub Crawl
Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 5:00 - 8:00 PM
Back Forty Beer Company and Blackstone Pub & Eatery
Carol Wright, Assistant Director, Gadsden Public Library
Beth Ann Fennelly, award-winning writer of poetry, fiction and non-fiction, and Director of the MFA program at the University of Mississippi.
During this two-and-a-half-hour ticketed event, participants will receive a basic introduction to the ins and outs of hosting a pub crawl while actually taking part in a pub crawl! Join Carol Wright as she gives a brief tutorial on the pub crawl as a library program and poet/author/professor Beth Ann Fennelly as she speaks on the work of Beth Ann Fennelly!
The charge for the Art of the Pub Crawl is $10.00. To attend, you must register and purchase a ticket. Seats are limited to 25 participants. Appetizers are included in ticket price. Each individual is responsible for his/her own bar tab at both Back Forty Beer Company and Blackstone Pub & Eatery.
Contact Carol wright, 2016 Convention Special events sub-committee co-Chair, for more information.