Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun June 22nd – June 24th

Top picks for weekend fun in and around Birmingham this weekend! Family Camp Out Night – Railroad Park Your family is invited to a campout on our front lawn! Family Camp-Out Night, presented by Publix, returns for 2018. One night a year, we convert a special section of Railroad Park into an interactive campground for ... Read More

Discover Columbus’ Ships in Demopolis AL

Replica’s of explorer Christopher Columbus’ ships “The Pinta” and “The Nina” will open June 21 in Demopolis. The ships will be docked at Demopolis Yacht Basin, 130 Yacht Basin Drive, until their departure early Monday morning, June 25. The “Nina” was built completely by hand and without the use of power tools. Archaeology magazine called ... Read More

Help Paint a Birmingham Mural

I don’t know about you but I get so excited when a new mural is added to our city, we have some pretty great ones around town and they’re fun to find and they make a great photo op! Now, this weekend, all of Birmingham has the chance to help create one in a special ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun June 15th – June 17th

Celebrate Dad this weekend with these fun things happening around the Magic City! Here are our Top Picks for Weekend fun this Father’s Day Weekend! Free Movie on the Mall in Trussville Head out to the historic mall in Trussville for a free family movie night. Take your blankets and chairs and enjoy this fun ... Read More

Movies Under the Moon Vulcan

Movies under the Moon at Vulcan Park

Alabama has a rich history and legacy in auto racing, in fact, some of the best known deep-south racing royalty reside in the state. Bobby and Donnie Allison, Red Farmer and Neil Bonnet, “The Alabama Gang” all earned their place in the national spotlight.  Inspired by the Gang’s influence on auto racing, Vulcan Park and ... Read More

Lego Day McWane

LEGO Day at McWane Science Center

Celebrate the love of all things LEGO this Saturday, June 16th at the McWane Science Center! Explore amazing LEGO displays and take on LEGO Challenges and building activities throughout the Adventure Halls. Programming: LEGO Activities and Games – 10:00am- 6:00pm Join in all of the LEGO building activities throughout the Adventure Halls! LEGO Displays – ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun June 8th – June 10th

Happy Weekend! If you’re looking for something fun to do in the Magic City this weekend, we’ve got you covered! Here are our top picks! Trussville’s 2nd Saturday Downtown Trussville’s 2nd Saturday Downtown’s Celebrates the Arts on June 9th from 4:00-8:00pm located on Morrow Ave next to Slag Heap Brewery. There will be local artists ... Read More

Family Camp Out Night

Family Camp-Out Night presented by Publix returns! Join us Saturday, June 23 to June 24. More details TBA. Stay tuned! One night a year, we convert a special section of Railroad Park into an interactive campground for families. A host of experts will give lessons on everything from astronomy to camp cooking to orienteering‐with some ... Read More

Summer Fun at Desoto Caverns

So much fun happening this summer at Desoto Caverns! Check these special events and add them to your summer fun list! Streetmosphere Saturdays On Select Saturdays from 11am-1pm, there will free street entertainment in the park! From face painting to balloon animals, you and your family won’t want to miss Streetmosphere Saturdays! Saturday, June 9 ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun June 1st – June 3rd

Helloooooo, June! Holy Cow! We made it through May! Now it’s time for some summer fun… Check out these top picks for fun happening around the Magic City this weekend! Summer Reading Kickoff Birmingham Public Library The Birmingham Public Library will host its second annual Summer Learning Kickoff Celebration on June 1 at the Central ... Read More