Birmingham ArtWalk

This Weekend! Artwalk is an arts festival that transforms Birmingham’s loft neighborhood into an arts district, featuring the work of more than 100 visual artists, live musicians, street performers, food and drink vendors, and children’s activities. The event is free to the public and in the last three years has become a much anticipated fall ... Read More

The Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun September 1st – September 4th

Labor Day Weekend! If you’re sticking around town, check out the fun to be had in the ‘Ham! And of course I think it goes without saying, Football Parties!! Food Truck Friday at the Summit Enjoy live music from Sean Heninger as well as free swag from Kendra Scott and Swoozies. Start your weekend with ... Read More

McWane After Dark: Mad Science

McWane After Dark is back and ready to celebrate Friday the 13th with spine tingling science. Come dressed in your best Halloween costume and enjoy the haunting sounds of our ghost DJ. Ghouls and gals will have a spooky-good time at this exclusive 21+ event where you can eat, drink, and be scary! What’s Halloween ... Read More

Food Truck Fridays

We love some food trucks!! Did you know that on the first Friday of each month you can head up to the Summit and enjoy food trucks, live music and some free swag from Kendra Scott and Swoozies? Start your weekend with some delicious cuisine with friends and don’t forget pups are welcome too! Mobile ... Read More

The Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun August 25th – August 27th

This little dip in temps is getting us excited for fall! We hope the cooler temps stick around for the weekend, while you enjoy our Weekend Picks for fun in the ‘Ham! Sidewalk Film Festival The 19th Annual Sidewalk Film Festival, a celebration of new independent cinema in downtown Birmingham, is set to take place ... Read More

Museum Day Live! presented by Smithsonian Magazine

Museum Day Live! is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day Live! ticket. The Museum Day Live! ticket provides free admission for two people and tickets will be available to download on August 25, 2017. Birmingham Area participating ... Read More

Fairy Tale Ball benefiting Childcare Resources

You’re invited to and evening Gala for the whole family.. the 2017 Fairy Tale Ball, which features dance music, gourmet hors d’oeuvres, adult and children’s beverages, a “candy bar” and interactive entertainment.  Your guests and you will delight in fairy tale characters, and costumed stilt walkers, magicians, jugglers, and other entertainers. The setting for this ... Read More

The Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun August 18th – August 20th

  Another weekend and more great options for fun around Birmingham! Here are our top picks for Weekend Fun in the ‘Ham! After Hours at the Plaza – Hoover Public Library Library themed Bingo night! Friday, August 18th 7pm – 8pm Sun- Day on Saturday at The McWane Science Center The sun is so bright, ... Read More

Dog Day Family Fest with Camp Fletcher

Camp Fletcher is going to the dogs! This FREE family event will feature outdoor fun and activities, food, music, GBHS pet adoption drive, an epic hot dog eating contest between our local first responders and much more….you won’t want to miss it! Join us from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 26th. Admission ... Read More

Aqua Stand Up Paddle Boarding with Pure Fitness

Paddle boarding has been something I’ve been wanted to do for a while now, but truth be told, I didn’t trust my balance and fitness level enough to risk flipping myself over board in the middle of a lake or ocean somewhere, so it’s something I’ve wanted to do from afar for a couple of ... Read More