June Calendar Of 2024

GOPLAY Calendar for April 4-10Saturday packed with activities

Beyond the Horizon: Air & Space Show: Saturday and Sunday at Maxwell Air Force Base. A showcase of military and civilian aviation performances including the U.S. Navy Blue Angels, static displays and more. Free to attend. Gates open at 8 a.m., with the opening ceremony at 10 a.m. Flying acts start after the ceremony at approximately 11 a.m. Gates close at approximately 5 p.m. For Premium Seating Tickets, Lawn boxes, and more please visit https://air.show/mxf

June  Monday Calendar  Monday to Sunday
June Monday Calendar Monday to Sunday

Fines & Fees Remission Festival: Saturday through Monday at Multiplex at Cramton Bowl, 220 Hall Street, Montgomery. Times vary depending on the participants’ last names.

Montgomery City-County Public Library Authors Expo, Saturday at Juliette Hampton Morgan Memorial Library, 245 High Street, Montgomery, beginning at 9:30 a.m.

Printable June  Calendar
Printable June Calendar

Montgomery Zoo & Mann Wildlife Museum Dino Dig Education Program, 2301 Coliseum Parkway, Montgomery, Saturday beginning at 10 a.m.

Montgomery Parks & Recreation Department’s Summer Registration Kickoff Event, Saturday at Oak Park, 1010 Forest Ave., Montgomery, beginning at 10 a.m.

Wilson Pickett Music & Arts Festival

Come out to Cooter’s Pond Park in Prattville on Saturday for the Wilson Pickett Music & Arts Festival from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. They’ll have music, art, vendors, and activities for kids. The park is at 1899 Cooter Pond Road.

Red Bluff Music, Arts & Food Festival returns May 18

Vintage Hospitality Group will present the second annual Red Bluff Music, Arts & Food Festival on May 18, 2024 at Montgomery’s Riverwalk Amphitheater. it will showcase the best in blues, jazz, country, southern soul, and more. The main lineup includes We Got The Jazz: The Jazz of A Tribe Called Quest featuring Atlanta’s Dashill Smith and Malcolm-Jamal Warner, 14-time Grammy winner and world-leading dobro master The Jerry Douglas Band, and the world reigning heavyweight champion of blues and rock guitar, the one and only Eric Gales. Take advantage of early bird discounted tickets available through the end of the year on Eventbrite.com.


April 14: Bell Missionary Baptist Church, 503 Oak St., Montgomery — The church will celebrate and recognize the role that the church played during the bus boycott with a dedicatory program to unveil a historical marker on Sunday, April 14, at 2 p.m. The public is invited. For more information contact the Rev. L. W. Huntley at 334-657-0337.


For tickets call the box office at 334-271-5353 or visit asf.net.

Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery: April 18 – May 12. Get your deerstalker cap on — the play’s afoot! Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson must crack the mystery of “The Hound of the Baskervilles” before a family curse dooms its newest heir. Does a wild hellhound prowl the moors of Devonshire? Can our heroes discover the truth in time? Join the fun as Holmes and Watson face a dizzying web of clues, silly accents, disguises, and deceit as five actors deftly portray more than 40 characters. You’ll enjoy the perfect mix of slapstick and thrills.

Zelda In the Backyard: June 13 – June 30. When Libby inherits a wrecked 1961 Rolls Royce, she sets off on a journey to reassemble the car and pieces of the past her father left behind. In honor of her Alabama roots, she names the car after Zelda Fitzgerald. A little broken herself, Libby finds herself with a new understanding of marriage and family. From the playwright of Gee’s Bendand White Lightning, Zelda in the Backyard is a story of love and loss, and all the roads in between. World Premiere: This play was developed through ASF’s 2022 Southern Writers Festival of New Plays.

Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat: July 11 – August 11. One of the most enduring shows of all time, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is a humorous retelling of the Biblical story of Joseph, his 11 brothers, his father Jacob, and the coat of many colors. Follow Joseph’s journey from bondage to becoming Pharaoh’s right-hand man to his ultimate reunion with his family. This delightful and merry musical — embracing country-western, calypso, and Elvis-style rock — will have you singing in your seat and long after you leave the theatre!


For tickets call the box office at 334-481-5100 or visit their newly designed website at mpaconline.org.

Joanne Shaw Taylor is coming to the Montgomery Performing Arts Centre on April 4.

April 4 — Joanne Shaw Taylor — 8 p.m. Tickets: $64, $44, $36, $32, $22, $17

April 16 — The Rock Orchestra by Candlelight — 8 p.m. Tickets: $90, $80, $70, $62, $52

April 17 — Melissa Etheridge: I’m Not Broken Tour — 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $91, $71, $51, $41

APRIL 20 — Pete Davidson Live: Wellness Check — 7 p.m. Tickets $52-$82

April 21: The Guess Who — 7 p.m. Tickets: $62, $50, $44, $36, $26

April 25: Leonid & Friends — 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $46, $42, $32, $22

May 2 — Bonnie Raitt — 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $118, $97, $77, $57

May 3 — Maddie & Tae — 8 p.m. Tickets: $40, $35, $30, $25

May 4 — Gavin Degraw — 8 p.m. Tickets $35-$45

May 14 — Blippi: The Wonderful World Tour — 6 p.m. Tickets: $67.50, $47.50, $37.50, $27.50

May 18 — Black Jacket Symphony present Prince’s “Purple Rain” — 8 p.m. Tickets: $40, $35

June 15 — The R&B Money Tour: Tank with Keri Hilson & Carl Thomas — 8 p.m. Tickets $59.50-$99.50 (on sale to public March 15)

July 24 — Buddy Guy with Tom Hambridge — 7:30 p.m. $102, $97, $67, $52, $42

Nov. 18 — An Evening With Amy Grant — 7 p.m. Tickets: $35-$65


The following events are currently scheduled to take place in 2024 at Montgomery Whitewater, a 120-acre state-of-the-art recirculating whitewater park and outdoor adventure center located off I-65 in Montgomery:

The Get Down Concert Series – Saturdays,now through May 4 and Thursdays, September 7-October 26. Nationally touring and emerging artists, many with roots in the region, will take the main stage at the park each Saturday in the spring and Thursday evenings in the fall, providing the perfect soundtrack to rafting and outdoor fun or a sunset happy hour. A complete schedule will be available on the Montgomery Whitewater Park website

U.S. Canoe Slalom & Kayak Cross Olympic Team Trials – April 13-14. The road to Paris will run through Montgomery when the nation’s greatest paddle athletes gather to vie for a spot on the U.S. Olympic Team. Live music and family friendly activities will complete this monumental weekend.

All Forward Corporate Raft Race – May 11. Businesses, clubs and corporations from around the state will take on the ultimate team-building challenge of whitewaterrafting as six-person crews compete for the title of “Fastest Whitewater Rafting Team in Alabama.” Whitewater rafting experience is not required as teams will be partnered with a raft guide. Participants and guests can enjoy a day of live music performances, good food and cold drinks and a variety of on-site activities.

Juneteenth Events at Montgomery Whitewater – June 19. This special Juneteenth celebration will feature a variety of competitions, live music performances and activities for the whole family. Rafting discounts will be available for Alabama residents and members of the military.

Fourth of July at Montgomery Whitewater – July 4. In celebration of Independence Day and the one-year anniversary of the park’s grand opening, the park will host an array of family friendly activities, including various races and exciting live music performances.

Golden Hour Festival – September 1-2. Wave goodbye to summer with live entertainment, a kayak cross competition, delicious food, whitewater thrills and family friendly activities like a 5K run and a kid’s Lil’ Tri triathlon.

Boats & Brews Festival – October 6. Crafty and adventurous souls are invited to participate in this build-your-own-boat competition. Not only will the winner have to cross the finish line first, but they’ll also have to navigate (and survive) the whitewater competition channel. A curated selection of regional craft beers will be available to fuel the creative spirit of boat-builders and casual spectators taking in the thrills and spills from the sidelines.

Whitewater Winter – December. The holidays arrive with a splash, including stunning light displays and an abundance of family friendly activities on and off the water that are sure to create cherished memories for years to come.

The south’s newest world-class outdoor adventure and lifestyle destination has a schedule of events available at montgomerywhitewater.com.


Get tickets at capritheatre.org or call 334-262-4858. The Capri is at 1045 E. Fairview Ave, Montgomery. It’s the longest continually operated movie theatre in Alabama. Become a member of the Capri Community Film Society and receive ticket discounts, plus admission benefits at art house theaters across the country. Member tickets are $10, and non-member tickets are $12. Ticket books will be $90 for a pack of 10.

April 4: Two live comedy shows at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m., starring Tyler Fomby, and featuring Scott Walker, Dun Dunn, D. Bryson Byrne, James Young and Travis Johnson; and starring James Etchison, and featuring JayDubz, Mike Murphy, Reevie Wonder, Nico Brooke, and Nick Morgan-Moore. Hosted by Joseph Crews. Tickets are $35 for both shows.

April 5-8: “They Shot The Piano Player” — 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.

April 10: “The Circus” — 6:30 p.m. Part of Jon Martello’s Classic Film Clas

April 12-15: “Wicked Little Letters” — 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.

April 17: “La Strada” — 6:30 p.m. Part of Jon Martello’s Classic Film Class

April 18: “10 Things I Hate About You” — 7 p.m.

April 19: Live concert with Red Dirt Boys — Doors open 7 p.m., show at 7:30 p.m. General admission $25, VIP $57.50 (includes preferred seating, pre-concert meet and greet with Red Dirt Boys, beverages, light hors d’oeuvres — hosted by/at LeRoy. Pre-concert meet and greet 6 p.m.) Net proceeds support the Capri.

April 20: “Driving Madeline” — 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.

April 21 at 1 p.m. and April 23 at 7 p.m.: Eshibition On Screen “John Singer Sargent: Fashion and Swagger”

April 24: “Wild Strawberies” — 6:30 p.m. Part of Jon Martello’s Classic Film Class

April 26-29: “The Old Oak” — 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.

May 3-6: “Free Time” — 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.

May 23: “A Fistful of Dollars” — 7 p.m.

June 9 at 1 p.m. and June 11 at 7 p.m.: Eshibition On Screen “My Natiuonal Gallery”

June 19: “Purple Rain” — 7 p.m.


cloverdaleplayhouse.org, 334-262-1530

960 Cloverdale Road, Montgomery

“The Explorers Club” — April 25-May 5

“Alice in Wonderland” — July 11-21

“Noises Off!” — Oct. 10-20

“Shadowlands” — Dec. 12-22


millbrooktheater.com, 334-782-7317

5720 Main St., Millbrook

“The Hallelujah Girls: A Jones Hope Wooten comedy” — April 18-28

“The Adventures of Peter Rabbit and His Friends” — June 10-30

“The Curious Savage” — Sept. 12-22


pikeroadtheatrecompany.org, 334-414-0193

Productions at Pike Road Intermediate School, 4710 Pike Road


cc.prattvilleal.gov, 334-595-0850

203 W. 4th St., Prattville


wetumpkadepot.com/home.html,  334-868-1440

300 S. Main St., Wetumpka

“The Bachelorette Party” — April 11-27

“Honk Jr.” — May 30-June 1

“Hooray for Harry Wood” — July 11-27

“Silent Sky” — Sept. 19-Oct. 5


reddoortheatre.org, 334-738-8687, 101 N. Prairie St., Union Springs

“White Lightning” — April 18-21

“Those Crazy Old Ladies in the House on the Corner” — July 18-21

“Always…Patsy Cline” — December 5-8

The Red Door Theatre is located 35 miles east of Montgomery. Many of our patrons are from the Montgomery area. Entering its 21st year, the Theatre is the second oldest community theatre (second only to Wetumpka Depot Players) in the River Region. “White Lightning,” our April production, was written by Alabamian Elyzabeth Gregory Wilder, and was originally commissioned and produced at ASF in 2016.

This article originally appeared on Montgomery Advertiser: GOPLAY Calendar for April 4-10