The Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun Nov. 17th – Nov. 19th

The Holiday Happenings are heating up and several things kick off this weekend to get you in the spirit! Check out all of the fun going on around the Magic City this weekend and make sure to stop by and say “hi” tonight at the Summit! Lights Up at the Summit Join BirminghamMommy and others ... Read More

Holidays at McWane

Back for its 10th year in a row, the Magic of Model Trains returns to spread some holiday cheer and amaze guests. Discover trains of every shape and size inside this popular exhibit of train displays. Every set in the exhibit is designed to scale with the size of the trains. The meticulous detail of ... Read More

Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland at the Birmingham Race Course

Shardrack’s Christmas Wonderland is back at the Birmingham Race Course! There’s no better way to get into the Christmas spirit than with miles of lights and Christmas music blaring in your car! See over 3.25 miles of custom made displays dance to the music played over the radio in your car in perfect synchronization! Also, ... Read More

The Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun Nov. 10th – 12th

Check out all the fun to be had around the Magic City! Make sure to check out the 70th Annual Veteran’s Day Parade, this year with fireworks atop Red Mountain! Homestead Hollow Homestead Hollow 2017 festivals featuring fine arts, unique – one of a kind – hand made crafts, pioneer demonstrations of the old time ... Read More

70th Annual Veteran’s Day Parade in Birmingham

Birmingham is home to the first Veterans Day Parade, and this year’s celebration will kick off on Friday with a memorial service honoring Raymond Weeks, who led our first parade here in the Magic City in 1947. The service begins at 4:30 p.m. at Linn Park, and Mayor William Bell will speak. The nation’s oldest ... Read More

Lights Up at the Summit

Stop by and make a fun holiday craft with BirminghamMommy as we help the Summit Light Up for the Holidays, Friday, November 17th from 5pm – 8pm. Lights Up at The Summit is our annual kick-off to the holiday season! We’ll be sitting with friends and family listening to a live concert, watching the parade ... Read More

The Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun Nov. 3rd – Nov. 5th

Happy Weekend! We hope you find some time to enjoy these picks for weekend fun around the Magic City! Lighting Up Blue for Autism at the Wine Loft Light it up Blue for Autism benefiting Mitchell’s Place, is presented by Bugge LawFirm, LLC!! An event you don’t want to miss! Food, beer, and the best ... Read More

November Happenings at the Birmingham Zoo

The Birmingham Zoo has a couple of special events happening this month Veteran’s Day: In honor of this special holiday, all veterans, active and retired military and their dependents will receive FREE admission on November 11 and 12! Bring your proof of military identification to take part in all the fun the Zoo has to ... Read More

Dia de los Muertos

Always a fun event here in the Magic City! Join Bare Hands as we celebrate life at our Día de los Muertos quinceañera (Day of the Dead Festival no.15) on Thursday, November 2, 2017 in the streets of Pepper Place. Celebrate the lives of those that came before and those that are still with us ... Read More

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

Less than a week until Halloween and this weekend brings you so many events to choose from! Here are our top picks for weekend fun in the ‘Ham! For even MORE fun, make sure to visit our Events Calendar! Tomb of the Risen Dead Desoto Caverns The Haunted Halloween Park will feature two incredible haunt ... Read More