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Past Events
  • Girls Night Out - Evening Event
    Girls Night Out - Evening Event
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, Feb 09
    Ralph Abernathy Hall, 2nd Floor
    Feb 09, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CST
    Ralph Abernathy Hall, 2nd Floor, Alabama State University, 1625 Harris Way, Montgomery, AL 36106, USA
    Feb 09, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CST
    Ralph Abernathy Hall, 2nd Floor, Alabama State University, 1625 Harris Way, Montgomery, AL 36106, USA
    Get ready for our next Girls Night Out event, hosted by CAARAC.
  • Open House - February 7, 2024
    Open House - February 7, 2024
    Wed, Feb 07
    CAARAC
    Feb 07, 2024, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM CST
    CAARAC, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Feb 07, 2024, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM CST
    CAARAC, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Allow CAARAC to get to know you while we introduce you to our community-serving programs.
  • Connection Brunch
    Connection Brunch
    Sun, Dec 03
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs
    Dec 03, 2023, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs, 2118 Mt Meigs Rd, Montgomery, AL 36107, USA
    Dec 03, 2023, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs, 2118 Mt Meigs Rd, Montgomery, AL 36107, USA
    Join CAARAC and friends at the KRU on Mt. Meigs for an extended brunch with friends, family, and neighbors for a come together, casual "get connected" gathering in observance of World AIDS Day. Free food. $5 Mimosas and cash bar. RSVP encouraged!
  • The Red Party
    The Red Party
    Fri, Dec 01
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs
    Dec 01, 2023, 9:00 PM – 11:50 PM
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs, 2118 Mt Meigs Rd, Montgomery, AL 36107, USA
    Dec 01, 2023, 9:00 PM – 11:50 PM
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs, 2118 Mt Meigs Rd, Montgomery, AL 36107, USA
    Get in rhythm with the KRU and CAARAC. Raise a toast. Celebrate the living. Pay tribute to the fallen. Reflect on where we have been and where we are going. Show your support for World AIDS Day 2023.
  • A Christmas Carol at ASF (Special Performance)
    A Christmas Carol at ASF (Special Performance)
    Fri, Dec 01
    Alabama Shakespeare Festival
    Dec 01, 2023, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
    Alabama Shakespeare Festival, 1 Festival Dr, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Dec 01, 2023, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
    Alabama Shakespeare Festival, 1 Festival Dr, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    In observance of World AIDS Day, allow the spirits brought to life in great theater to inspire you. Our friends at ASF have a special discounted ticket offer for you. Expand for details.
  • Honor the Ribbon Ceremony
    Honor the Ribbon Ceremony
    Fri, Dec 01
    Alabama Shakespeare Festival
    Dec 01, 2023, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Alabama Shakespeare Festival, 1 Festival Drive, Montgomery, Alabama 36117
    Dec 01, 2023, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Alabama Shakespeare Festival, 1 Festival Drive, Montgomery, Alabama 36117
    Join CAARAC and Alabama Shakespeare Festival in observance of World AIDS Day. Hear the stories. Share yours. Wear the ribbon! How far we have come in the fight to end HIV/AIDS? RSVP required!
  • CAARAC Day at Bad Daddy's
    CAARAC Day at Bad Daddy's
    Thu, Sep 14
    Montgomery
    Sep 14, 2023, 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Montgomery, 7755 Eastchase Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Sep 14, 2023, 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Montgomery, 7755 Eastchase Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Bring your family and friends to Bad Daddy's Burger Bar in Montgomery & help us raise $$ for for Central Alabama Alliance Resource & Advocacy Center. No tickets needed Just plan to come out and enjoy good food for a good cause.
  • Juneteenth: Celebrating Freedom Party
    Juneteenth: Celebrating Freedom Party
    Sun, Jun 18
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs
    Jun 18, 2023, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs, 2118 Mt Meigs Rd, Montgomery, AL 36107, USA
    Jun 18, 2023, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs, 2118 Mt Meigs Rd, Montgomery, AL 36107, USA
    Come together for good friends, LIVE DJ music, and lite refreshments as we honor and celebrate the announcement of freedom for Black Americans.
  • Set It Off Saturday
    Set It Off Saturday
    Sat, Jun 17
    Dreamland Downtown
    Jun 17, 2023, 1:00 PM CDT
    Dreamland Downtown, 12 West Jefferson Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Jun 17, 2023, 1:00 PM CDT
    Dreamland Downtown, 12 West Jefferson Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Prepare for evenings of intimacy and romance with CAARAC.
  • FlavorFest 2023
    FlavorFest 2023
    Fri, Jun 16
    SaZa Serious Italian Food
    Jun 16, 2023, 5:30 PM CDT
    SaZa Serious Italian Food, 130 Commerce St, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Jun 16, 2023, 5:30 PM CDT
    SaZa Serious Italian Food, 130 Commerce St, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Join CAARAC and our friends at SaZa Serious Italian Food for a flavorful celebration of food, friends, community, and LGBTQiA PRIDE.
  • Wine Down Wednesday
    Wine Down Wednesday
    Wed, Jun 14
    CAARAC's The Living Room
    Jun 14, 2023, 5:30 PM CDT
    CAARAC's The Living Room, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Jun 14, 2023, 5:30 PM CDT
    CAARAC's The Living Room, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Invitation Only Event! Community allies coming together to reconnect and discuss the ongoing need for partnerships, alliances, and continued financial support to support our community's wellbeing.
  • Talk It Up Tuesday
    Talk It Up Tuesday
    Tue, Jun 13
    The Kress Building
    Jun 13, 2023, 5:30 PM
    The Kress Building, 39 Dexter Ave Suite 304, Montgomery, AL 36104, USA
    Jun 13, 2023, 5:30 PM
    The Kress Building, 39 Dexter Ave Suite 304, Montgomery, AL 36104, USA
    Dive into the messages, themes, and learned-wisdom captured in Dr. Daniel Black's "Black on Black: On Our Resilience and Brilliance in America". Discuss the relevance of the author's experiences in a social and cultural landscape.
  • Money and Martinis
    Money and Martinis
    Mon, Jun 12
    CAARAC's The Living Room
    Jun 12, 2023, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    CAARAC's The Living Room, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Jun 12, 2023, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    CAARAC's The Living Room, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Lets talk money and enjoy a Martini!
  • CHANGE THE PATTERN:  CALL MY NAME! - CAARAC
    CHANGE THE PATTERN:  CALL MY NAME! - CAARAC
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, May 31
    Montgomery
    May 31, 2023, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Montgomery, 5770 Carmichael Parkway
    May 31, 2023, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Montgomery, 5770 Carmichael Parkway
    The Change The Pattern project is a powerful teaching tool that brings generations together to raise awareness about the ongoing epidemic, and the effect stigma and prejudice continue to have on the disproportionate impact of HIV/AIDS within communitites of color.
  • Black Tea: The Book Tastings - Black On Black
    Black Tea: The Book Tastings - Black On Black
    Wed, Mar 29
    The Living Room
    Mar 29, 2023, 6:00 PM – Nov 30, 2023, 8:00 PM
    The Living Room, 5770 Carmichael Parkway
    Mar 29, 2023, 6:00 PM – Nov 30, 2023, 8:00 PM
    The Living Room, 5770 Carmichael Parkway
    The first 15 people to secure their spot in our first ever Black Tea Event will be invited to come along and receive the novel as a gift and meet Daniel Black in person and have the book signed by him.
  • Talk It Up Tuesday
    Talk It Up Tuesday
    Tue, Mar 07
    Montgomery
    Mar 07, 2023, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Montgomery, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Mar 07, 2023, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Montgomery, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    The ONYX Coalition's "Talk It Up Tuesday!" at The Living Room is the perfect mixture of Focus Group & Game Night to stimulate needed conversations among Black Same Gender Loving Males and their Allies in the Montgomery community. Come on by!! Join In On The Talk, The Games and The Knowledge!
  • Soft Launch - The Living Room
    Soft Launch - The Living Room
    Thu, Dec 22
    Montgomery
    Dec 22, 2022, 6:00 PM
    Montgomery, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Dec 22, 2022, 6:00 PM
    Montgomery, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    The Central Alabama Alliance Resource & Advocacy Center (CAARAC) would like to welcome everyone to our NEW OFFICE in Montgomery, AL. We are excited in opening our CAARAC second office to continue the work in the Montgomery community. Come on by!! Grab some food!! Have a cocktail!!
  • Drag Me To Brunch - World AIDS Day Edition 2022
    Drag Me To Brunch - World AIDS Day Edition 2022
    Sun, Dec 04
    Montgomery
    Dec 04, 2022, 10:30 AM
    Montgomery, 2596 Eastern Blvd, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Dec 04, 2022, 10:30 AM
    Montgomery, 2596 Eastern Blvd, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
Past Events
  • Girls Night Out - Evening Event
    Girls Night Out - Evening Event
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, Feb 09
    Ralph Abernathy Hall, 2nd Floor
    Feb 09, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CST
    Ralph Abernathy Hall, 2nd Floor, Alabama State University, 1625 Harris Way, Montgomery, AL 36106, USA
    Feb 09, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CST
    Ralph Abernathy Hall, 2nd Floor, Alabama State University, 1625 Harris Way, Montgomery, AL 36106, USA
    Get ready for our next Girls Night Out event, hosted by CAARAC.
  • Open House - February 7, 2024
    Open House - February 7, 2024
    Wed, Feb 07
    CAARAC
    Feb 07, 2024, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM CST
    CAARAC, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Feb 07, 2024, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM CST
    CAARAC, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Allow CAARAC to get to know you while we introduce you to our community-serving programs.
  • Connection Brunch
    Connection Brunch
    Sun, Dec 03
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs
    Dec 03, 2023, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs, 2118 Mt Meigs Rd, Montgomery, AL 36107, USA
    Dec 03, 2023, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs, 2118 Mt Meigs Rd, Montgomery, AL 36107, USA
    Join CAARAC and friends at the KRU on Mt. Meigs for an extended brunch with friends, family, and neighbors for a come together, casual "get connected" gathering in observance of World AIDS Day. Free food. $5 Mimosas and cash bar. RSVP encouraged!
  • The Red Party
    The Red Party
    Fri, Dec 01
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs
    Dec 01, 2023, 9:00 PM – 11:50 PM
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs, 2118 Mt Meigs Rd, Montgomery, AL 36107, USA
    Dec 01, 2023, 9:00 PM – 11:50 PM
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs, 2118 Mt Meigs Rd, Montgomery, AL 36107, USA
    Get in rhythm with the KRU and CAARAC. Raise a toast. Celebrate the living. Pay tribute to the fallen. Reflect on where we have been and where we are going. Show your support for World AIDS Day 2023.
  • A Christmas Carol at ASF (Special Performance)
    A Christmas Carol at ASF (Special Performance)
    Fri, Dec 01
    Alabama Shakespeare Festival
    Dec 01, 2023, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
    Alabama Shakespeare Festival, 1 Festival Dr, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Dec 01, 2023, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
    Alabama Shakespeare Festival, 1 Festival Dr, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    In observance of World AIDS Day, allow the spirits brought to life in great theater to inspire you. Our friends at ASF have a special discounted ticket offer for you. Expand for details.
  • Honor the Ribbon Ceremony
    Honor the Ribbon Ceremony
    Fri, Dec 01
    Alabama Shakespeare Festival
    Dec 01, 2023, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Alabama Shakespeare Festival, 1 Festival Drive, Montgomery, Alabama 36117
    Dec 01, 2023, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Alabama Shakespeare Festival, 1 Festival Drive, Montgomery, Alabama 36117
    Join CAARAC and Alabama Shakespeare Festival in observance of World AIDS Day. Hear the stories. Share yours. Wear the ribbon! How far we have come in the fight to end HIV/AIDS? RSVP required!
  • CAARAC Day at Bad Daddy's
    CAARAC Day at Bad Daddy's
    Thu, Sep 14
    Montgomery
    Sep 14, 2023, 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Montgomery, 7755 Eastchase Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Sep 14, 2023, 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Montgomery, 7755 Eastchase Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Bring your family and friends to Bad Daddy's Burger Bar in Montgomery & help us raise $$ for for Central Alabama Alliance Resource & Advocacy Center. No tickets needed Just plan to come out and enjoy good food for a good cause.
  • Juneteenth: Celebrating Freedom Party
    Juneteenth: Celebrating Freedom Party
    Sun, Jun 18
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs
    Jun 18, 2023, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs, 2118 Mt Meigs Rd, Montgomery, AL 36107, USA
    Jun 18, 2023, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    The KRU on Mt. Meigs, 2118 Mt Meigs Rd, Montgomery, AL 36107, USA
    Come together for good friends, LIVE DJ music, and lite refreshments as we honor and celebrate the announcement of freedom for Black Americans.
  • Set It Off Saturday
    Set It Off Saturday
    Sat, Jun 17
    Dreamland Downtown
    Jun 17, 2023, 1:00 PM CDT
    Dreamland Downtown, 12 West Jefferson Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Jun 17, 2023, 1:00 PM CDT
    Dreamland Downtown, 12 West Jefferson Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Prepare for evenings of intimacy and romance with CAARAC.
  • FlavorFest 2023
    FlavorFest 2023
    Fri, Jun 16
    SaZa Serious Italian Food
    Jun 16, 2023, 5:30 PM CDT
    SaZa Serious Italian Food, 130 Commerce St, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Jun 16, 2023, 5:30 PM CDT
    SaZa Serious Italian Food, 130 Commerce St, Montgomery, AL 36104
    Join CAARAC and our friends at SaZa Serious Italian Food for a flavorful celebration of food, friends, community, and LGBTQiA PRIDE.
  • Wine Down Wednesday
    Wine Down Wednesday
    Wed, Jun 14
    CAARAC's The Living Room
    Jun 14, 2023, 5:30 PM CDT
    CAARAC's The Living Room, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Jun 14, 2023, 5:30 PM CDT
    CAARAC's The Living Room, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Invitation Only Event! Community allies coming together to reconnect and discuss the ongoing need for partnerships, alliances, and continued financial support to support our community's wellbeing.
  • Talk It Up Tuesday
    Talk It Up Tuesday
    Tue, Jun 13
    The Kress Building
    Jun 13, 2023, 5:30 PM
    The Kress Building, 39 Dexter Ave Suite 304, Montgomery, AL 36104, USA
    Jun 13, 2023, 5:30 PM
    The Kress Building, 39 Dexter Ave Suite 304, Montgomery, AL 36104, USA
    Dive into the messages, themes, and learned-wisdom captured in Dr. Daniel Black's "Black on Black: On Our Resilience and Brilliance in America". Discuss the relevance of the author's experiences in a social and cultural landscape.
  • Money and Martinis
    Money and Martinis
    Mon, Jun 12
    CAARAC's The Living Room
    Jun 12, 2023, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    CAARAC's The Living Room, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Jun 12, 2023, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    CAARAC's The Living Room, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Lets talk money and enjoy a Martini!
  • CHANGE THE PATTERN:  CALL MY NAME! - CAARAC
    CHANGE THE PATTERN:  CALL MY NAME! - CAARAC
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, May 31
    Montgomery
    May 31, 2023, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Montgomery, 5770 Carmichael Parkway
    May 31, 2023, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Montgomery, 5770 Carmichael Parkway
    The Change The Pattern project is a powerful teaching tool that brings generations together to raise awareness about the ongoing epidemic, and the effect stigma and prejudice continue to have on the disproportionate impact of HIV/AIDS within communitites of color.
  • Black Tea: The Book Tastings - Black On Black
    Black Tea: The Book Tastings - Black On Black
    Wed, Mar 29
    The Living Room
    Mar 29, 2023, 6:00 PM – Nov 30, 2023, 8:00 PM
    The Living Room, 5770 Carmichael Parkway
    Mar 29, 2023, 6:00 PM – Nov 30, 2023, 8:00 PM
    The Living Room, 5770 Carmichael Parkway
    The first 15 people to secure their spot in our first ever Black Tea Event will be invited to come along and receive the novel as a gift and meet Daniel Black in person and have the book signed by him.
  • Talk It Up Tuesday
    Talk It Up Tuesday
    Tue, Mar 07
    Montgomery
    Mar 07, 2023, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Montgomery, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Mar 07, 2023, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Montgomery, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    The ONYX Coalition's "Talk It Up Tuesday!" at The Living Room is the perfect mixture of Focus Group & Game Night to stimulate needed conversations among Black Same Gender Loving Males and their Allies in the Montgomery community. Come on by!! Join In On The Talk, The Games and The Knowledge!
  • Soft Launch - The Living Room
    Soft Launch - The Living Room
    Thu, Dec 22
    Montgomery
    Dec 22, 2022, 6:00 PM
    Montgomery, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Dec 22, 2022, 6:00 PM
    Montgomery, 5770 Carmichael Pkwy, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    The Central Alabama Alliance Resource & Advocacy Center (CAARAC) would like to welcome everyone to our NEW OFFICE in Montgomery, AL. We are excited in opening our CAARAC second office to continue the work in the Montgomery community. Come on by!! Grab some food!! Have a cocktail!!
  • Drag Me To Brunch - World AIDS Day Edition 2022
    Drag Me To Brunch - World AIDS Day Edition 2022
    Sun, Dec 04
    Montgomery
    Dec 04, 2022, 10:30 AM
    Montgomery, 2596 Eastern Blvd, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Dec 04, 2022, 10:30 AM
    Montgomery, 2596 Eastern Blvd, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
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