The first ever confirmed baby American robin born in Alabama during the month of November, successfully left its nest on December 8th.
Thousands of lights! Gravity defying displays! Blow-ups with enough hot air for a local election!
Join Fresh Air Family as they present the best, worst and wackiest light displays in the Birmingham metro area during their two- hour guided bus ride “Wacky Tacky Light Tour” fundraiser.
Cheese lovers unite! Restaurant franchise, I Heart Mac & Cheese, is coming to Birmingham. They plan to open TWO stores in Birmingham and one in Tuscaloosa within the next year.Continue reading “Say Cheese! I Heart Mac & Cheese restaurant is coming to Birmingham”
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! To keep your holiday spirit merry and bright, visit Vulcan Park and Museum December 8-23 to experience one of the best light shows in Birmingham—the Magic of Lights: Vulcan’s Holiday Light Experience. Tickets available now!Continue reading “See Vulcan light up the Birmingham sky during the Holiday Light Show, Dec 8-23”
Spaghetti and syrup, anyone? Here’s your guide to 5 iconic holiday movies—when/where to watch them in Birmingham and the best food to order from Waitr inspired by each movie. Don’t forget to use code BHAMNOW for FREE delivery.
Not in the mood to be a couch potato? Keep reading to find out how to win tickets to Brrrmingham, the ice rink set up in Railroad Park!Continue reading “Perfect holiday movies + food pairings. And, WIN tix to the Brrrmingham ice rink!”
It’s not every day Alabama turns 200, so it seemed only fitting to create something lasting to celebrate that milestone. The Alabama Bicentennial Commission and Children’s Hospital partnered to create a bell that would honor both Bama’s big birthday and the children of our state.
To find out the inside scoop, I reached out to Jody Seal at Children’s of Alabama and Ashley Wingo of Sloss Metal Arts. Keep reading for all the details.Continue reading “5 reasons the new Alabama Bicentennial Children’s Bell at Sloss is lit.”
For nine years, Birmingham residents have been pretty bad about keeping a secret—and we won’t stop spilling for year ten. Secret Stages, a favorite under-the-radar Magic City music festival, announced it will take place August 7 and 8 of 2020.
Check out all that Secret Stages has done in the past 10 years, and where some of the artists are now!Continue reading “Secret Stages is set for Aug. 7 + 8. Look at Birmingham’s festival through the decade!”
Why let the holidays drag you down when you could party like it’s 1999 at Christmas is a Drag?
All proceeds from this annual holiday favorite support Holiday Wish. This fun and generous program makes sure young people living in AIDS Alabama’s housing get the very best gifts. Get your tickets now.Continue reading “Throw down for a good cause, Birmingham, at Christmas is a Drag, Dec. 20, 8PM”
2019 was a big year for Homewood business. The area has been booming in recent years, and it continues to attract new concepts and big names alike. Check out some of the most exciting recent additions—and make your holiday shopping list while you’re at it!Continue reading “Homewood year in review—7 new businesses that launched in 2019”
With the holidays in full swing, Birmingham has so many events to discover this weekend, December 6-8. It’s gonna be a blast! Check it out.Continue reading “50 weekend events, Dec. 6-8, in Birmingham like 2 holiday parades and the Bartow Classic”
Five Points South may soon become Birmingham’s next Entertainment District. What does this mean?Continue reading “Five Points South could be Birmingham’s next Entertainment District. Hearing on December 17”
Are you looking for a new home in Birmingham? We’ve got 26 open houses for you to check out this weekend – you’re sure to find the perfect home for you. Enjoy!
December is here, which means it’s time to start checking off that holiday shopping list. But what toys are best when shopping for kids? We spoke with a safety expert at Children’s of Alabama and got her top tips on how to shop for safe toys in Birmingham.Continue reading “Top tips when shopping for safe, age-appropriate toys in Birmingham this holiday season”
Throughout December, Magic City Dentistry is hosting a food drive to support Alabamians through Community Food Bank of Central Alabama. Read on to see how you can win big while supporting your community.Continue reading “Support Birmingham at Magic City Dentistry’s food drive in December for a chance to win big”
Faster than a speeding bullet, more powerful than a locomotive . . . no wait, we’re not talking about Superman, we’re talking about ultra-fast broadband internet coming soon to a fiber optic network near you.
Mississippi-based C Spire is spearheading a mega investment into bringing tech-savvy Birmingham—and other parts of Alabama—into the tech future. Read on to find out what this could mean for the rest of us.Continue reading “Something fast is coming to Birmingham soon, and no, it’s not Superman. 7 reasons Gigabit internet matters.”