This Week in Walker County

Words by Anna Lee Vaughn | Image by Ryan McGill

Walker County is always teeming with exciting goings-on, and there is something for every age group to enjoy! Especially this close to the Holidays, you can be on the lookout for events to have fun with the kids, enjoy delicious foods, and even do some early Christmas shopping. From Paint Parties to Early Christmas Festivities to Saturday Brunch, here are seven events you can catch in Walker County this week (November 6 – 12, 2023).

Tuesday, November 7

  • Garfield’s Painting Pals Turkey Time Event with Art & Soul Studio

Join Garfield’s for turkey painting fun in collaboration with Art & Soul Studio! Tickets are $15 per person, and children 12 & and under eat for 99 cents. To purchase tickets, visit

Where: Garfield’s Restaurant at the Jasper Mall – 300 Hwy 78 E

Start time: 6 p.m.

Thursday, November 9

  • Sumiton Veterans Day Event

The late Louie M. Scurlock Sr. and Sumiton Police Officer Daryl E. Nibblett will be honored. Call Sumiton City Hall at (205) 648-3261 for more information.

Where: Sumiton Civic/Senior Center – 193 Bryan Rd.

Start time: 11 a.m.

  • Young Jewelers Annual Ladies Night

Come to Ladies Night for a special night of jewelry shopping and exclusive offers for the holidays. Save big on jewelry and premier tabletop items, and enjoy door prizes every 30 minutes!

Where: Young Jewelers – 401 19th St. W – Jasper

Start time: 4 p.m.

Friday, November 10

  • RUFF Bingo Night

This event will benefit Rescuers United for Furbabies (RUFF). Tickets are $10 per person, with Bingo rounds 1, 2, and 3 costing an additional fee of $1, $5, and $10, respectively. Join Tallulah and RUFF for fun and a good cause!

Where: Tallulah Brewing Company – 1800 4th Ave. S – Jasper

Start time: 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, November 11

  • Christmas in the Village, hosted by Diva Nutrition/The Design Diva

This event has something for the whole family. Bring your kids for pictures with Santa, handprint ornament painting, and take-home cookie decorating kits for even more fun afterward. Come see Caris Snider of the CarLine Mom for a book signing, and shop Seint Makeup, Permanent Fused Jewelry, Apples by E’s delicious specialty apples and candies, and t-shirt and loaded tea specials!

Where: The Design Diva | Diva Nutrition – 100 Hull Rd. Suite 101 – Sumiton

Start time: 9 a.m.

  • 2nd Annual Veteran’s Day 5k Fun Run and ½ Mile Fun Walk – Hosted by the American Legion Woods-Smith Post 9

Electronic payments are accepted at registration, and all proceeds will go to the American Legion Family Boy/Girl State Programs and Child & Youth Programs!

Where: By the clock tower on Courthouse Square in Downtown Jasper

Start time: Registration is at 8:30 a.m. and lineup is at 9 a.m.

  • Saturday Brunch at Tallulah

Visit Tallulah Brewing Company every Saturday for Brunch and enjoy their delicious brunch menu alongside baked goods from Five Loaves Bakery & Café and coffee from Lavish Coffee Bar.

Where: Tallulah Brewing Company – 1800 4th Ave. S – Jasper

Start time: 9 a.m.

Have an event you would like us to include in our weekly list? Contact the Walker Leader on Facebook! WL

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