April is Autism Awareness Month, and the 11th Funky Fish Fry is a family-friendly benefit for the Autism Society of Alabama, founded in 1994, and Mitchell’s Place, a comprehensive treatment center and accredited preschool for children diagnosed with autism, founded in 2005. Set for Saturday April 10, from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Avondale Brewing Co. (201 41st St South, 35222), tickets are $25 each and $40 for two, which includes a fried catfish plate by Ezell’s Fish Camp and one drink. To-go plate tickets are $15, and general admission (no food or drink included) is $10. Children 12 and under are free. Scheduled bands are The Drennen Brothers (11:30-1), Automatic Slim Blues Band (1:30-3), and Livewire (3:30-5).