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 days- see wood carving, blacksmithing, wood stove cooking, quilting, whiskey making at our original working still, tour our original cabins as they were built by the early settlers. Relax by one of our many streams and listen to Live local entertainment all day. Enjoy our great food that makes your mouth scream for more.

Children’s activities: circle in our wagon ride or jump in the moon walk.

Homestead Hollow’s General store is open for you to visit and shop for those home-made fried pies and other great items all day during show dates.

Homestead Hollow is located in Springville, Alabama, just 2 miles off I-59, exit 154. 27 acres of parking and our trams make it easy to park, get to the entrance and start having fun immediately.

Adults – $8 ~ Children (ages 3 to 12) – $4
Children (ages 2 and under) – Free.
Free Parking. NO PETS ALLOWED.

Friday, Saturday and Sunday 9am – 4pm

  • Ultimate Fair Fultondale

Sideshows, petting zoo, and stunts performed by the American Daredevil stunt team. We travel through out the U.S. Come join in on the fun!
3005 Hawkins Ln, Fultondale, AL

Friday, 6pm -11pm
Saturday, 3pm -11pm
Sunday, 3pm – 9pm

  • Veteran’s Day Parade

The nation’s oldest Veteran’s Day Parade will begin at 1:30 p.m. in downtown Birmingham. The parade route begins on 18th Street and 9th Avenue North, and ends at 19th Street and 10th Avenue North. Click here to see the full route.

Saturday, 1:30pm

  • Barnes and Noble Summit

A Loud Winter’s Nap Storytime
From the author of the bestselling book Too Many Carrots, this charming picture book features the fun of winter and the heartwarming benefits of friendship. Will Tortoise sleep through another winter, or will his friends convince him to stay awake and experience the frosty fun? Find out at Storytime, with activities to follow.

Saturday, 11am

Birmingham Bulls Hockey at the Pelham Civic Complex

The SPHL’s newest member takes on one of the original members. The Bulls welcome in state rivals, Huntsville Havoc, in what’s sure to be the first of many memorable games. Anyone can tell you, Alabama knows rivalries and this one is sure to live up to it’s expectations. Come down and be a part of Alabama sports history.

Saturday, 7:30pm

Our Sponsor:

Thank you to our Friday Five Sponsor, Scott Butler with LAH Real Estate! Scott Butler specializes in resale and first time home buyers in the over the mountain community. Let me help you find or sell a home today! LAH Real Estate is Birmingham’s largest locally owned Real Estate Company.

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