Deaf Events in the South United States

September 7, 2016
Deaf Events in the South

Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington D.C., and West Virginia

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  • Toney, AL
    10/26/19
    Halloween Costume Party at the ASL Barn
    5pm-12am
    The ASL Barn, 9930 Pulaski Pike, Toney, AL 35773
    Description: Dress up and there will be a best dressed award
    Food and drinks provided
    $7.00-members
    $10-Non Member
    Contact Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/716542762108929/

  • Nashville, TN
    11/16/19
    Deaf Community Pumpkin Fest
    2pm-6pm
    Centennial Park, Nashville, TN
    Join us for a crazy afternoon of FUN! The Deaf Community Pumpkin Fest is a wild day of pumpkin based games and sports and crafts and munchies. Keep an eye out for more information, but this event is going to be one you don’t want to miss!
    Click below for more info: https://www.gatecommunications.org/pumpkinfest

  • Houston, TX
    10/19/19
    Deaf Day at Space Center Houston
    Time: Check the link for the schedule for the day (Tour reservations required)
    Location: Space Center Houston, 1601 NSA Pkway, Houston, Texas, 77058
    Description: Join us Oct. 19 for Deaf Day at Space Center Houston honoring the contributions of Deaf and Hard of Hearing persons in human space exploration.
    Contact Information: https://spacecenter.org/exploration-events/?fbclid=IwAR2PmddZ2rjhO8P8-6zzl0TqL7XAlK-qVC4EWtHU5lTlJqL4Sw1-jKGvA7A

  • Bible Alive conference at the Creation Museum and Ark Encounter. This Deaf-led event will take place November 8–10, 2019.
    http://www.DeafAnswers.com
    Creation Museum 2800 Bullittsburg Church Rd., Petersburg, KY 41080
    Ark Encounter 1 Ark Encounter Dr, Williamstown, KY 41097
    Experience Faith-Equipping Sessions, an ASL Movie Presentation, Bible Time for Children, Deaf-led Worship, and Deaf Pastors and Missionary Training.
    Interpreters Available
    During breaks in the conference, attendees can tour the Creation Museum and the Ark Encounter and enjoy ASL interpretation during specific times at each location. It’s a wonderful time of fellowship and learning for all involved.

  • Nashville, TN
    10/12/19
    DeafNation Expo
    9am-5pm
    The Fairgrounds Nashville, Expo 3
    401 Wingrove Street, Nashville, TN 37203
    Description: DeafNation Expo offers many different booths with information about services for the Deaf/HOH, Deaf owned businesses sell their books, media, and apparel. The expo also offers you a chance to step into the Deaf Community. There will be shows to watch throughout the day. Check the website for a list of the schedule for the day.
    Free Registration: https://deafnation.com/nashvilletn/

  • Austin, TX
    10/28/19
    Danny Skits Show
    7pm-9pm
    Texas School for the Deaf, 1102 S. Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704
    Description: Danny Murphy is a British Deaf actor and he is fluent in British Sign Language, BSL. Deaf Hangout, Inc. is very proud to present Danny’s Skits Show and it is a comedy and kid friendly performance. He will use both languages, BSL and ASL during his show!
    Purchase Tickets here: https://dho.deafstore.com/RMDS2019OCT23.html

  • Looking for Deaf Events in East Tennessee! Thanks!

    • What cities are you willing to travel to for events?

    • This is a great event if you are able to go!

      DeafNation Expo, Saturday, 10/12/19, 9am-5pm
      Location: The Fairgrounds Nashville, Expo 3 (401 Wingrove Street, Nashville, TN 37203)
      Free Registration: https://deafnation.com/nashvilletn/

  • Looking for events in Kentucky..

  • Looking for events Near Spring Hill, TN

  • Daytona Beach, FL
    7/6/19
    Stavro’s Pizza Silent Dinner
    7:30pm-10pm
    Location: Stavro’s Pizza House, 262 S Beach St., Daytona Beach, FL 32114
    Description: The Daytona State ASL Club would love for you to join us for our Silent Dinner event at Stavro’s Pizza! Everyone is welcome! Come for dinner, drinks, and lots of signing practice!

    This event will be held after our Camp Endeavor Forever ASL Mime Show charity fundraising event:
    https://www.facebook.com/events/2737606186309534/

    We look forward to seeing you guys there!
    Contact person: Original Event post: https://www.facebook.com/events/2749878481695006/

  • looking for deaf events near Lakeland, FL

  • Looking for deaf events (or any deaf resources) near El Paso, TX. If you know of any, or your near El Paso also looking to learn, hit me up!

  • Where are you looking for a Deaf Event? List your state and cities you are able to travel to for events! Happy Signing!

  • 4/20/19, Oklahoma
    Where Hands and Feet Meet 5K & Fun Run/Walk
    Saturday, April 20, 2019
    8:30 AM 11:00 AM
    Mohawk Park Tulsa Zoo

    Signing hands meet running feet in this event to benefit services for deaf/hard of hearing people!

    https://www.shep-ok.org/events

  • Library Services for the
    Deaf & Hard of Hearing
    615 Church Street
    Nashville, TN 37219-2314

    Hours: Monday – Friday
    9:00 am – 5:00 pm (Central)

    ttps://tndeaflibrary.nashville.gov/connect/calendar/upcoming-events

  • Don’t see an event in your area? Leave me a comment and I will help you find an event for you!

  • Are there any deaf events near Ardmore Oklahoma soon?

    • Oklahoma

      MOORE
      WHEN: Every 1st Friday of each month from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM WHERE: Starbucks Coffee 620 SW 19th St Moore, OK

      OKLAHOMA CITY
      Every 2nd Friday of each month from 7:00 PM to Closing WHERE: Starbucks Coffee 5836 NW Expressway Oklahoma City, OK

      NORMAN
      WHEN: Every 3rd Friday of each month from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM WHERE: Starbucks Coffee 1601 24th Avenue NW Norman, OK

      https://deafcoffee.com/listing-category/oklahoma

  • Looking for deaf events around Greeneville Tennessee.

  • Are there any deaf events coming up in North Carolina ?. because it”s my first time to go one of these events.

  • I found a website that helped me. Thank you for the internet!

  • Are there any deaf events coming up in Texas? I would really like to know!

  • Are there any deaf events in Alabama? I volunteer at my church foodbank and there are several deaf people that come to get help. It is sad because usually they sit alone because they have no way of communicating with others. I plan to try to connect with them this month. Anyone in Alabama wanna join me?

    • It looks like there is a monthly Deaf CoffeeNight

      Office of Deaf Services, ADMH and Montgomery Chapter, AAD
      12/7
      6:30 – 8:30 PM
      Starbucks: 1601 Eastern Blvd, Montgomery 36117

      A monthly community event that takes place every first Friday.

      All signing levels welcome.

      For more information, please contact:
      shannon.reese@mh.alabama.gov

  • Are there any deaf events coming up in Florida? I would really like to attend!

  • If anyone is looking for a deaf event in Louisiana, the next one (that I know of) is October 27 in the city of Alexandria. The address is 6647 First Street, zip code 71303 and its open at 12pm. Admission is $15 for adults with the meal (taco soup with sides) or $7 without the meal. Children 10-17 years old only pay $5. If anyone out there knows of any sooner deaf events in central louisiana sooner than the end of October, please respond! thanks!

  • I’m looking for events in Knoxville, TN.

    • Since you live close to the deaf school, you can check their website for events. The deaf school near me had annual plays and sport events I frequently went to. https://www.tsdeaf.org

  • What sort of events are coming up in the Dallas, TX, area in September and October?

  • anything at all near duncan oklahoma

  • i would like to find deaf events near sweetwater, tx

  • I am looking for Events in Daytona Beach, Orlando, Tampa, or Jacksonville Area.. Please let me know if there are any available.

    • For anyone looking for deaf events in Orlando area, please check out the University of Central Florida ASL Facebook page to keep up with all deaf events. We have a few each year and all are posted on that FB page.

    • Looking for deaf events in Orlando area? Check out the University of Central Florida ASL Facebook page to keep up with all deaf events sponsored by UCF.

  • I’m Shauna. Looking for events in Knoxville TN .

  • I’m Angela, Looking for events in parkville MD, best if they are on a weekend.

    • I live in Prince Georges County MD. I use an app called Meetup to find and attend ASL events nearby. Hope this helps.

  • Looking for upcoming deaf events in the Lexington/Nicholasville, Kentucky area. Thanks!

  • Hi, my name is Jordon and couldn’t find any deaf events in my area

  • i am looking for an event or meeting in or around the fort worth Texas area if you can help me in any way please let me know by replying to this comment thank you so much in advance

  • I am looking for a deaf event near Laredo, Tx. Thanks in advance.

  • I’m looking for a deaf event in the fort worth Texas area.

  • Hello, are there any deaf events in the Herndon/Sterling, Virginia area?

    • Hello ! I am looking for events in Houston or Clearlake TX? Any suggestions would be great 🙂

  • Hello~ I am an ASL adjunct for Shepherd University.
    I host a monthly deaf coffee at Panera Bread, Martinsburg WV on 2nd and 4th TUESDAYS from 6-8 pm.
    I also host on the 1st and 3rd TUESDAYS at Starbucks in Winchester, Va.
    You may contact me at 540-931-9124 or email me at:
    dday@shepherd.edu for more information.
    Thank you 🙂

  • Hello,
    I’m looking for deaf events in the Nashville area. Thanks in advance for your time.
    Stacey

    • JB Pourhouse in Hertimage TN March 1st starts at 5pm. They have a Facebook group Deaf Night Out (DNO)

  • Any deaf events in Houston, TX??

  • Looking for deaf events around Memphis Tennessee. Thanks!

  • I am an ASL teacher in the Austin area. I am looking for deaf events for my club students. I get a few from TSD but looking for more. If you know of any please let me know. These are High School students so does need to be age correct.

  • I’m also looking for any events in Atlanta.

  • Hello! Is anyone in Panama City, Florida?

  • Richmond, VA! Looking for events or people in the Richmond, VA area to attend or get together.

  • Anyone in Northern Virginia? or know of any events? Pls let me know

    • There are lot’s of things to do in the NoVA area. That’s where I am 🙂

  • Looking for Deaf events in Atlanta, GA

  • Hello everyone, I’m Lauren. I love Sign language. I know plenty signs so if anyone needs practice just message me,
    I’ll respond when I can

    • need practice

  • Hello everyone, I’m Lauren and I know a lot of signs so if anyone needs practice just message me and I’ll respond when I can

  • Hello, I would like to meet and become friends with others that are deaf. I am a Hearie, and have always been interested in learning ASL.. I am from Beaumont Texas, southeast Texas.. if anyone see this post and close to my area please reply
    ASAP.. thanks

  • hi my name is jesse and i am hearing. i am wanting to learn ASL

  • Looking for something in Atlanta Georgia

  • Hi:) I’m looking for a deaf event coming up near middle Georgia.

    • I’m in Atlanta looking. If you find something please let me know!

    • Where about in middle Georgia? I’m halfway between Athens and Macon.

  • Hi! I’m looking for deaf events in San Antonio TX. Let me know if there are any 🙂

  • I am in West Virginia . And I can only find Events That are 4 hours away.

  • Anyone in Arkansas?!?

    • I’m in Arkansas

  • is there an evevings group in Houston ,Texas 77091?

    • Did you find anything?

  • Hello, interested in events in Houston, tx. I have searched and can’t aeem to find any.

    • Have you searched on the deaf network website, it’s also a houston group called houston deaf or something like that. It’s an event every first Saturday of the month at Sagemont Church.

  • I’m looking for a deaf event in Fort Worth, TX

  • I am looking for deaf events near Birmingham, AL!! <3

  • Let me know if anyone hears about any event happening in West Virginia or is just in the state and wants someone to practice with!

  • Hi guys! If anybody knows of any deaf events happening in alabama, that would be great to know. HAPPY SIGNING!

    • What part of Alabama do you live Carly? I am in northern Alabama. If we are close maybe we could meet up 🙂

    • I live in Alabama as well! Would love to connect! <3

  • Hi guys! I’m in Alabama. If anybody knows of any deaf events happening here, that would be spectacular to know. HAPPY SIGNING!

  • I’m learning asl, but I am self taught and would love someone to practice with. I’m located in wilmington, nc. If anyone knows any good resources to help teach me I would appreciate all the help I can get.

    • Hi Hannah If you are still looking for resources . You can go to Lifeprint .com and/or Start ASL they both have great online courses and they both offer free ones too.

  • Hey guys I’m in Roswell/Marietta/Atlanta Georgia I’m learning sign if anyone wants to be friends and work on sign together that be great. 404-838-9780

    • me too! Let’s try to meet up some time!

  • I am looking for a deaf event in Texas.

    • I’m in Oklahoma maybe we can organize something!

      • Where at in Oklahoma?? I’m in Northwest Arkansas!

        • I’m from oklahoma and would like to help set up or organize something

          • Hi there! I am in Oklahoma and am ‘teaching’ ASL as a foreign language to our High Schoolers at a homeschool co op. I would love to be able to take the kids to an event or to have someone come and sign with us.

  • Hello 🙂
    I am looking for events in North East Florida. I’m currently in Jacksonville, FL
    Please let me know if there’s any events near me that you know of.

  • Is there any dead events near Raleigh or Charlotte Nc?

  • Looking for deaf events in Beaufort SC. If you know of any please let me know. Thanks
    I will also be in Jacksonville NC April 1st for the weekend. If anything happening there please let me know about that also.

  • Looking for Deaf events in Tennessee, near Nashville or Montgomery county.

  • looking for deaf event in Shreveport / Bossier city Louisiana

  • Looking for deaf events near Daytona Beach.

  • Are there any upcoming events near Charlotte or Concord, North Carolina?

    • I am also looking for one in that area, let me know if you find any

      • I am also looking in the Charlotte area!

        • We are as well. Today I spoke to a nice lady in Morganton at the School for the Deaf. They are having lots going on, but it’s an hour and a half away and most are during the week. Carowinds is hosting an event this weekend. Nov 4 is a robotics event at the college, we may try to go to that one.

          • Sounds like the four of us should plan something. South Charlotte soon?

          • Sounds like the group of us should plan something. South Charlotte soon?

        • I’m in the Charlotte area, did you find the events? There are a few.
          Kristin

          • Kristin,
            Do you still know of any deaf events in Charlotte?
            Nesha

  • are there any deaf events coming up in northern Virginia?

    • There are always meetup groups having something at least once a month.
      ~NoVA

    • Hi Sara

      I’m in Northern VA and just joined this course. I don’t know if I’m at your level of knowledge, but I’d love to have a conversational ASL connection. Let me know if you’re interested. I’m in Woodbridge.

      • Hi Kristy, I am in Northern VA as well, in Haymarket, and am looking for someone to practice with. Please let me know if you’d like to get in touch!

        • Hi Jessica, I am in Front Royal and would love to practice!

        • Hi Jessica! I am also in NoVA (Woodbridge) and I travel to Haymarket/Gainesville area often for work and to hang out with friends. I took a beginners ASL course at Kendall Demonstration Elementary in DC about 6 years ago so I would consider myself to be a fairly proficient beginner (lol) but i’m looking for people to connect with and certainly practice with. I think it would be great for us to connect! Let me know. : )

  • I am in Southwest VA…need some deaf events.

  • Hi, I am interested in Deaf Events in Miami, Florida. Please, let me know if anyone knows of one. Thanks!

    • Hi, I am also looking for Deaf Events in Miami, Florida. Let me know if you guys know of any.

  • I will be in DC from the 18th through the 23rd. Any deaf events during that time.

  • Is there a dead event in Delaware?

    • Don’t know. I hope.

    • yeah in the graveyard