Which will you choose?
Why not have fun while you make friends and learn from your peers? Select your preferred activity when you register, and prepare yourself for a little adventure. Or you can always opt for free time and relax in your own way.
Craft Beer Tasting at Black Warrior Brewing Company
Delicious beer, anyone? Near the Embassy Suites is a small craft brewery with a large following. Spend a couple of hours at Black Warrior Brewery and learn what makes these beers special. Flights of 4-5 oz samples will be available. Find a taste that you like and relax with a pint (or two).
The Walk of Champions: Bryant Denny Stadium Tour
Visit the home of the Alabama Crimson Tide. The tour will cover areas that are seen only by the players, staff, and special guests. Gain access to the Walk of Champions, North Zone, Football Recruiting Room, Media Room, Home Locker Room, and a walk by the field for a photo opportunity. Please bring your camera for photos; however, no video is allowed. This tour requires about an hour of walking.
Wine Tasting at Carpe Vino
Walk a short block to Carpe Vino, one of the best wine stores and tasting centers in Tuscaloosa. You know what wines you like, but how do you describe them? Is your wine fruit-forward or savory? Learn how to use wine tasting terms the right way to get the wine you want. Learning the fundamentals of tasting descriptions will also help you decipher wine writing and let you buy wine more confidently. Taste wines from small boutique wineries and apply your knowledge.
Nerf War at Capital Park
Enjoy a round of capture the flag with nerf guns at the historic Capitol Park where you’ll find the ruins of the original capitol building of the state of Alabama. Dodging nerf darts is probably the most fun way possible to get some exercise in.
Art Class at Uptown Art
Follow along with an instructor to create your own masterpiece. No artistic experience (or ability) needed! Just relax with a glass of wine and your new friends. You might even be surprised by your newly discovered talent.