Zoo Fun Days

Visit the Zoo during Zoo Fun Days to take advantage of discounted admission – $5 off all admission tickets! Guests will have the opportunity to get up-close with the elephants in Trails of Africa, experience Predator Zone, enjoy a Red Diamond Sea Lion Show and be surrounded by and feed* beautiful lorikeets in the Schaeffer ... Read More

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

More summer fun this weekend around the Magic City! And we have to say again to our friends at the McWane Science Center… Happy Happy Birthday! Make sure to head out this weekend to celebrate with them! Free Family Movie Night in Trussville Make plans to attend the Free Family Movie Night on the Historic ... Read More

Old Baker Farm Summer Shindig

Head on down to Old Baker farm as they celebrate their Bicentennial in collaboration with The Alabama Bicentennial Commission! The Summer Shindig is one of several events the farm will host in 2018 to kickoff the celebration! Old Baker Farm just so happens to be one of the oldest generation farms in the entire United ... Read More

McWane Science Center Celebrates 20th Birthday!

McWane Science Center opened its doors to the public on July 11, 1998, and have been sparking wondering and curiosity in the Birmingham community and beyond ever since! You’re invited to help them celebrate this special occasion with a two-day birthday bash! Join them for some incredible demonstrations, interactive activities, and of course cake, Saturday ... Read More

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

A great mix of fun to keep everyone happy this weekend in our Friday Five!   Party on the Porch at Alabama Outdoors Join us at our Homewood location for the fourth Party on the Porch of the season! Enjoy good company, good food from Cantina on Wheels and Big Spoon Creamery, good brews and ... Read More

Shelby County Shindig BBQ Cook Off and Music Festival

The Shindig is a fund raising event for The Shelby County Arts Council. Bringing Arts and Cultural Activities and Events to South Shelby County with award winning programs, shows and workshops. 12:30 pm Gates Open 1:30 pm: Live Music Begins ​4 pm: Public Tasting Starts ( you must have a tasting ticket) 6:30 Kid Zone ... Read More

Frogs for Families at Ruffner Mountain

To kick off the month where Ruffner celebrates nocturnal creatures, join them on a family-friendly frog and toad exploration hike to the Wetlands! Meet at the Wetlands trailhead and walk one mile to the Wetlands. You will listen and identify the frogs and toads that you hear and talk about amphibians and wildlife of Alabama. ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun June 29th – July 1st

Lots of events happening in the Magic City to get you in the mood for this 4th of July, oh and Tacos!!! Here are our top picks for fun this weekend in Birmingham! Birmingham Barons at Regions Field V. Jacksonville Friday, with Friday Fireworks – 7:05pm Saturday, Replica Jersey Giveaway – 6:30pm Sunday,  3:05pm Babe ... Read More

Family Game Day at Iron City!

If your family loves a good game night…or day, then you’re going to love this event coming up at Iron City! Open to families of all ages, the venue will be filled with all types of games perfect for an afternoon of family fun! Games include: Putt Putt Giant Connect 4 Corn Hole Xbox Twister ... Read More

37th Annual I Love America Night

Celebrate America Night at Wald Park on Thursday, June 28th! Make plans to celebrate with with free children’s activities, a business expo, and a movie! Free Swimming 6:00-7:30 pm Children’s Area hosted by Vestavia Hills United Methodist Church 6:00-8:00 pm Pops in the Park concert by the Shades Mountain Baptist Church Orchestra Movie: Despicable Me ... Read More