Check out our full list of happenings close to you this month.

1. Hike the Hill

Sept. 1-30

Sign up to hike one of four course—in Cahaba Heights Liberty Park, City Center, and the original Hike the Hill course that starts Little Shades Creek Bridge across from Andy’s Nursery and ends at the top of Limerock Road past VHHS—as a part of this fundraiser organized by Vestavia Hills Rotary. Funds raised will go to Rotary projects and the Vestavia Hills City Schools PTO of your choosing. Learn more and register here. 

2. Party on the Patio

Thursday, Sept. 2
3 p.m.
Heights Village, Cahaba Heights

Shop extended hours at the Heights Village shops and get in extra shopping with local pop-up shops on the patio, and then enjoy live music at Troup’s Pizza. Wear your team colors and be ready for tailgate tastings, giveaways and more! Pop-ups start around 3 p.m., and music starts at 5:30. 

3. Back to School Bash

Thursday, Sept. 9
5:30 p.m.
Cahaba Heights Park & Athletic Complex

The Vestavia Hills Elementary Cahaba Heights PTO is planning a night of fun featuring student performances from Mason Music and a movie starting at 7:30 p.m.

4. Whale of a Sale

Sept. 9-11

It’s that time of the year. Stock your kids’ fall and winter wardrobe at this annual sale held by  Vestavia Hills United Methodist. The sale is open virtually Thursday, Sept. 9 at 5 p.m. to Saturday, Sept. 11 at 8 p.m. Visit for more updates, and access the sale at

5. Patriot Day Ceremony

Saturday, Sept. 11
8:30 a.m.
Crestline Village

2021 marks 20 years since Sept. 11, 2001, and this annual ceremony will remember that day that forever shaped our country. The Cities of Homewood, Mountain Brook, and Vestavia Hills rotate hosting this ceremony, and this year the City of Mountain Brook is hosting.

6. Cahaba Heights Clean-Up Day

Saturday, Sept. 11
10 a.m.
Meet at The Heights Village Parking Lot

Join Cahaba Heights merchants to help clean the creek around Meadowlawn Park. Grab some trash bags, gloves, friends, neighbors and family and meet up for a morning of cleaning and community love.  If you can’t join them and you have trash you need to dispose of, bring it to Oliver Square, where Doodle’s is. There will be a community dumpster available there that day.

Did we miss any events? Do you have an event coming up in a future month? Email to submit yours.