Free Family Tennis Nights!

Aimed at introducing new families to tennis, USTA Southern is bringing back and expanding the Family Tennis Night series in May, June and July. All events are free to the public. Those interested are asked to sign up at Tennis coaches, pros and volunteers will introduce families to tennis through a series of fun ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun April 27th – April 29th

  The last weekend of April is going to be busy! Check out all the fun happening in and around the ‘Ham! Magic City Art Connection – Linn Park The 35th annual show and Birmingham’s largest festival will transform Linn Park with its blast of fresh artistic talent, sights, sounds, tastes, and aromas. #MagicCityArt spotlights ... Read More

Oak Mountain State Fair

The Oak Mountain State Fair is a family-friendly event featuring rides, free attractions, music, food, and more. This year we are offering free parking every day. Thursday April 26 – Open 5:30pm – 10:00pm $5.00 admission. Children 35 inches and below have free admission. $25.00 Unlimited Ride Wristbands Friday April 27 – Open 5:30 pm ... Read More

Magic City Art Connection

FIND ART! Make your way to downtown Birmingham’s historic Linn Park and settle in for Magic City Art Connection’s spring infusion of fresh artistic talent, sights, sounds, tastes and aromas. The 35th annual contemporary art festival presents 200 juried artists from around the country and much more to thousands of visitors hungry for arts and ... Read More

Junior League of Birmingham Bargain Bash and Carousel

Bargain Bash- Please join the Junior League of Birmingham for an evening of exclusive access to all the merchandise that will be sold at Bargain Carousel. Enjoy fabulous food and tasty beverages from local businesses, incredible auction items, and private shopping at bargain prices. Be a part of this wonderful night as we raise awareness ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun April 20th – April 22nd

So much to do, so little time! Lots of fun happening in the ‘Ham this weekend! Indy Grand Prix at Barber Motor Sports 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 ... Read More

IndiaFest Free Family Day

Presented by UAB Department of Art & Art History and UAB’s Alys Stephens Center Please see the Alys Stephens Center Website for the schedule of activities: Bring the kids and enjoy an afternoon of fun for the entire family! Activities include visual arts projects for children, Indian mandala coloring for all ages, Indian rangoli ... Read More

Free Family Day at Art Play

Celebrate the story and characters of Down the Yellow Brick Road before the ASC brings them to life on stage! Follow our very own yellow brick road to the ArtPlay house for lots of fun things to do including face painting, art activities and pictures with your favorite cast of characters. Attendees can also enter ... 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