Trucks By the Tracks

Trucks By the Tracks at Railroad Park

Railroad Park’s 5th annual Trucks by the Tracks food truck festival, which will be held September 18, 11am-5pm. Thirty food trucks and carts will serve up tasty favorites, from hot chicken and coastal seafood to donuts and ice cream. 1st Avenue South in front of the park between 16th Street and 18th Street will be ... Read More


Birmingham Dental Practice Accepts Donations for Baton Rouge

Just Kids Dental, headquartered in Birmingham, has a Baton Rouge office that services 18,000 children and their families. The Birmingham based team is responding to the victims of the historic flood by collecting donations and transporting them to Baton Rouge. Just Kids CEO, Chris Beard says his initial response of helping employees quickly expanded after ... Read More


18th Annual Sidewalk Film Festival

The 18th Annual Sidewalk Film Festival will take place August 26-28, 2016 in downtown Birmingham’s historic theatre district. Sidewalk Film Festival has been named one of MovieMaker magazine’s Top 25 Coolest Film Festivals in the World two years in a row (2014, 2015) – be part of the magic of 200+ movies, parties, panels, workshops, ... Read More

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City of Birmingham Collecting Supplies for Baton Rouge

  Even if you barely watch the news, you’re sure to have come across the pictures and videos on social media of the historic flooding taking place in Baton Rouge, LA. More than 10,000 people have been forced into shelters with several parishes completely underwater. Families in Baton Rouge are facing complete loss of their ... Read More


Special Events at the Birmingham Zoo

Lots of fun things lined up at the Birmingham Zoo this month! First up, PikaZoo A Pokemon Go Event: You’re invited to PikaZOO, a special nighttime Pokémon Go event at the Birmingham Zoo from 5:30-7:30pm on Thursday, August 25. Enjoy 2 hours of non-stop lures at the Zoo’s 25 Pokéstops, and battle one another at ... Read More


Make the First Day of School Special

Whether they’re starting Kindergarten, or starting a new school, their first day can be exciting, fun and a little scary. Here are some ideas for making that 1st Day Special and Memorable for you and the tiny humans. 1. Take a picture of your child. We snap a picture of them in front of the ... Read More

Steel City Jump Park

Jump Into Fun at Steel City Jump Park

By: Kid Reporter, Elizabeth C. Last week my mom took me and my sisters to steel city jump park. Never in a million years would I have thought that my mom would say yes to a jump park, but she did. When we got there the first thing I was thinking was, I want to ... Read More

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Zootopia at Iron City

We’ve had a blast this summer helping Iron City with their FREE summer movie series, but all good things must come to an end. Join us for the last movie of the season. This week’s FREE movie is Zootopia! BirminghamMommy will be there with your chance to win 4 tickets to The Birmingham Zoo! Doors ... Read More


Half Price Summer Fun Days – Birmingham Zoo!

If “Zoo” is on your summer fun list, here’s a great way to make that happen, while saving a few bucks! Visit the Zoo during Half-Price Summer Fun Days to take advantage of discounted half-price admission, half-price rides, discounted merchandise in the Gift Shop, and $1 hot dogs in the cafes! In addition, enjoy up ... Read More


Summer Fun at Ultrablast Laser Combat Center

It’s hard to believe we have less than a month left before school starts.. along with these last few weeks of freedom come some of the hottest weather we’ll see all summer and it’s nice to have a place to go when those temps creep up. Ulttrablast Laser Combat Center is a HUGE 9,000 sq. ... Read More