Cookies & Cocoa with Santa, Benefiting the Bell Center

Bundle up! You’re invited to a cookies, cocoa, and live reading of “Twas The Night Before Christmas” with Santa on Saks Plaza, Friday, December 9th or Saturday, December 17th . All proceeds to benefit The Bell Center. Please note a child ticket must be accompanied by one adult ticket. One adult may bring more than ... Read More

Jingle Bell Breakfast

Jingle Bell Breakfast at McWane Science Center

Bring your little elves for a Merry Morning at McWane! Enjoy a hot breakfast with Mr. and Mrs. Claus, make holiday crafts, build a snowman in Winter Wonderland, and ride the Ice Slide before heading to the IMAX Dome for a special showing of Santa vs. the Snowman! Don’t forget your camera! Ticket includes same ... Read More

Sensory Santa

Sensory Friendly Santa Claus

The Autism Society of Alabama is collaborating with shopping malls to encourage a Sensory Santa session during the holidays. Sensory Santa is a time where children and adults can visit with Santa with less noise, lower volume, shorter lines and less stress for those with special needs. A photographer will be made available to capture ... Read More

Wildlife Center Santa

Alabama Wildlife Center’s Holiday Craft & Bake Sale

**Attention Mom’s with young kids** Don’t skip over this post! This is toddler friendly too! On Saturday December 3rd, 2016 from 9AM-3PM at Veterans Park on Valleydale The Alabama Wildlife Center will hold their Holiday Craft and Bake Sale! There will be holiday-themed crafts and ornaments, handmade jewelry, quilts & throws, unique gifts with a ... Read More

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland and Magic of Model Trains, McWane Science Center

It’s the most wonderful time of the year at McWane Science Center! The Magic of Model Trains and Winter Wonderland is back to delight families throughout the holiday season. Coast down the Ice Slide and take a whirl across the room on the extended zip line. Climb aboard the McWane Train and go for a ... Read More

Zoolight Safari

Zoolight Safari

Watch as the Zoo comes alive for 17 nights of holiday-centric fun at ZooLight Safari presented by Wells Fargo! Be amazed by over one million lights, listen to holiday music and delight in festive snowfalls every night! Enjoy a ride on the Candy Cane Train*, go for a spin on the Jingle Bell Carousel*, experience ... Read More


Free Admission for Veteran’s at the Birmingham Zoo

In honor of this special holiday, all veterans, active and retired military and their dependents will receive FREE admission on November 11, 12 and 13! Bring your proof of military identification to take part in all the fun the Zoo has to offer. Ride the train* and carousel,* watch a sea lion training demonstration and ... Read More

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Dia de los Muertos Festival Birmingham

It is sure to be an energetic Day of the Dead Festival (Dia de los Muertos numero catorce). This year is the fourteenth year of the festival will take place on Wednesday, November 2nd, at Cahaba Brewing Co. Please do NOT bring your pets or cooler or picnic baskets. Please do bring yourselves and friends ... Read More


Moss Rock Festival

On November 5 and 6, 2016 Hoover, Alabama will be a regional focus for art, design and environmental lovers everywhere with the return of the 9th Annual Moss Rock Festival. This highly anticipated one-of-a-kind outdoor eco-creative festival, which in 2012 welcomed 15,000 visitors to The Preserve in Hoover, will explore nature and Eco-Ideas in the ... Read More


Vettes-4-Vets Honored with Outback Steakhouse Grand Opening

Outback Steakhouse is celebrating its newest opening in Hoover on Wednesday, October 12. To celebrate the grand opening there will be a ribbon cutting ceremony with the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce and Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce at 4 p.m. Plus, to give back to the local community, the restaurant will host a Give ... Read More