VOTE! Moms Rock Finalists 2018!

Thank you all for submitting the Rockin’ Moms in your life.. After reading and re-reading the stories, we’ve narrowed the selection down to these 5 Amazing Women! Take a moment to read their stories then follow the link at the bottom of the post to cast your Vote for one of them to have a ... Read More

Birmingham Summer Camps 2018

Birmingham Summer Camps Acting Out Academy AOA is the premiere on-camera acting academy in the greater Birmingham, Ala., area. Acting Out’s parallel mission is to provide quality performing arts education where it is most needed — namely, in communities where it is lacking. The core of all of our programs is designed to build self-confidence in ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun April 13th – April 15th

Lots of fan happening around the ‘Ham this weekend! We’re excited to be able to add the Birmingham Barons back to our Friday Fives as they’ve opened their season this week! Thomas the Tank Engine is in town for a while and spring fun is heating up at the Birmingham Zoo! Happy Weekend! Day out ... Read More

Earth Day

Earth Day at the Gardens

Earth Day is coming, celebrate at the Botanical Gardens! As one of the top 5 states for Biodiversity, Alabama’s Green Spaces are as inspiring as they are beautiful thanks to our warm, moist climate and the geological diversity of our state. Birmingham alone is the home to 110 city operated parks, and one public garden: ... Read More

Indy Grand Prix of Alabama

Pack your picnic, bring a cooler and head out to Barber Motorsports Park for a weekend full of activities and racing. Names such as Helio Castroneves, Marco Andretti, Graham Rahal, Will Power and many more will be competing for the title. This family-friendly event is right in your own backyard, so don’t miss out. An ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun April 6th – April 8th

Another weekend full of fun activities happening in the ‘Ham, several benefiting some great local charities! Whatever you choose, we hope you have a fantastic weekend full of family fun! Fido Fest at the Summit Fido Fest benefits Hand in Paw and Greater Birmingham Humane Society! This free event will take place in the parking ... Read More

Gumbo Gala at Sloss Furnances

Join Birmingham’s best Professional and Backyard Gumbo chef’s as they compete for the bragging rights to the title of Birmingham’s Best Gumbo. Enjoy great music, a kids zone, incredible gumbo and a great time all for a great cause. Episcopal Place provides seniors and disabled adults with restricted income a safe and affordable housing option ... Read More

2018 Moms Rock Nominations

Nominations are officially open for Moms Rock 2018!! Do you know a mom who manages to make “mommy” look like a verb?  We’re not looking for the “perfect” moms, we’re looking for the ones who love their families and make mommying fun.  We want the women who manage to keep their life balanced, all while ... Read More

Spring Food Truck Rally at Avondale Brewery

Spring time and Food Trucks, does it getting much better than that? More than 20 of Birmingham’s finest mobile eating and business establishments will gather at the 3rd annual Spring Food Truck Rally. Participating Food Trucks: Eugene’s Hot Chicken, Bendy’s Cookies and Cream, Big Spoon Creamery, Cantina on Wheels, Dreamcakes, Fetch – A Treat Truck for ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun March 29th – April 1st

Easter and April Fool’s Day this weekend, here are our picks for fun if you’re around the Magic City! Don’t forget… if you’re looking to pull some Easter Fool’s Day pranks on your kids, we have some ideas! Get Healthy on the Railroad at Railroad Park Get the entire family on track to better health ... Read More