Catch the beat at the 41st annual records and CD show

Is Vinyl more your style? If so, it may be worth a trip to north Alabama.

The Alabama Record Collectors Association (ARCA) 41st annual records and CD show is coming to Gardendale, Ala. March 4 & 5, 2022.

The event will be held in the main exhibition hall of Gardendale Civic Center located just north of Birmingham from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday.

The public is invited to attend. Admission is $5 per day and an early bird admission for Friday beginning at 11 a.m. costs $10.

ARCA’s event features thousands of records, CDs and tapes brought in from all over the U.S. Music will be available from the 1940s through 2022 in all styles and sounds. Prices start at $0.50 for bargain buys and increase depending on the collectible. Memorabilia items may also be available such as photos, buttons, posters, and backstage passes. (Lowpricebud)

The event is sponsored by ARCA, a non-profit association founded in 1980 dedicated to preserving recorded music.

You can find out more about the show by visiting or on Facebook at

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