Every October, Hand in Paw hosts Barktoberfest at Cahaba Brewing Company’s Taproom. Humans can enter the stein hoist competition while dogs from around the city join in on the Oktoberfest celebration with dog costume contests. Vendors and food trucks will be onsite for man and man’s best friend, alike.

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Salsa Showdown

This annual event in May, created by and benefitting Sidewalk Film Center + Cinema and Sidewalk Film Festival, is hosted at Cahaba Brewing Company. Restaurants and chefs from around the state compete to win the titles in best salsa, best queso, best guac, and best specialty dip categories, while a ticket gets you all you can eat chips and dips. Watch as a winner is crowned in the hot pepper eating contest and support Sidewalk!

Blood Drive

Once a quarter, the Alabama Red Cross sets up at Cahaba Brewing Company to rally the community and fill blood banks.

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Funky Food Truck Festival

This event, benefitting AIDS Alabama’s mission of helping people with HIV/AIDS live healthy, independent lives and works to prevent the spread of HIV, is hosted at Cahaba Brewing Company yearly. With numerous food trucks lining the Cahaba Brewing parking lot, this event is free to attend, however, donations are strongly encouraged.

Find out more about AIDS Alabama here

HiCA Pig Roast

 HiCA Junior Board Fundraiser bringing the community together through a traditional outdoor Pig Roast!

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Mudbugs & Music

Arthritis Foundation’s Mudbugs & Music is hosted every May at Cahaba Brewing Company, offering crawfish plates and all-you-can-eat crawfish, a silent auction, live music, and fun for the kids. Proceeds from Mudbugs & Music support the Arthritis Foundation’s mission to conquer and cure arthritis. Since it started in 2005, Mudbugs & Music has helped fund the pediatric rheumatology program at Children’s of Alabama and UAB that has changed the course of treatment for thousands of children with juvenile arthritis.

Find our more about Arthritis Foundation here.