Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun Sept 7th – Sept 9th

Our top picks for weekend fun in the Magic City! PAW Patrol Live! BJCC Concert Hall Come roll with the PAW Patrol as everybody’s favorite heroic pups race to the rescue on the day of the Great Adventure Bay Race. When Mayor Goodway goes missing, Chase, Marshall, Skye and the rest of the PAW Patrol ... Read More

Take a Child to the Dr Day

The City of Birmingham Mayor’s Office Division of Youth Services (DYS) will host its annual Take a Child to the Doctor Day event at the YMCA Youth Center located at 2400 7th Avenue North in downtown Birmingham. Take a Child to the Doctor Day is designed to serve uninsured and underinsured  youth up to the age ... Read More

Magic City Mac N Cheese Fest

Brookwood Village is proud to host the 2nd annual Magic City Mac N’ Cheese Festival benefiting Community Grief Support which provides free grief support groups, grief counseling and community grief education in the Greater Birmingham area. This event features all-you-can-eat mac n’ cheese dishes from your favorite restaurants, caterers, and food trucks in Birmingham, along with a Bloody ... Read More

GIVEAWAY! Paw Patrol Live! Race to the Rescue

It’s the day of the Great Adventure Bay Race between Adventure Bay’s Mayor Goodway and Foggy Bottom’s Mayor Humdinger, but Mayor Goodway is nowhere to be found. PAW Patrol to the rescue! Ryder summons Marshall, Chase, Skye, Rubble, Rocky, Zuma and Everest to rescue Mayor Goodway and to run the race in her place. Don’t ... Read More

Kid’s Day Out Camps at Birmingham Zoo

The Birmingham Zoo is excited  to introduce new Zoo Camp at the Birmingham Zoo! Zoo camps have always been amazing, but this year they have revamped the program to include even more hands-on science, nature play, conservation and ‘zoo-learning’! Zoo camps are educational and encourage active learning through games, crafts, age-appropriate explorations, and special encounters ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Labor Day Weekend Fun!

Wishing you all a happy and safe Labor Day Weekend! We hope you enjoy the break! Family Fun Friday at Railroad Park Get the entire family on track to better health with this fun hour of low to high impact activity designed to promote exercise for all ages. Families are invited to enjoy team activities ... Read More

Superhero Express!

Trains and superheroes go hand-in-hand… It’s about time they get to ride a train that they won’t have to rescue! Suit up – as a superhero or as a heroic difference-maker in your community – and assemble to ride the train alongside some of your favorite caped crusaders. Enjoy time on the museum grounds before ... Read More

Trucks by the Tracks 2018

Birmingham’s best food trucks will gather at American Family Care Presents Trucks by the Tracks on Sunday, September 16, serving up everything from hot chicken, specialty burgers & tacos to fruit bowls, popsicles, Italian ice and gourmet ice cream sandwiches! It’s Birmingham at its best, with lawn games and activities set up throughout the park. ... Read More

Parenting with a PhD: Taming the Afterschool Chaos

Birmingham is now officially back-to-school, which means we’re also back-to-after-school. If your family’s like most families, the hours between school letting out and bedtime are a non-stop whirlwind of activities, homework, arguments, dinner prep, and screen-time. The chaos overwhelmed me last week and I knew I needed to start this week with a little more ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun August 24th – August 25th

Top picks for weekend fun around the Magic City this weekend!! Birmingham Barons Final Homestand at Regions Field Vs. Jackson Friday, Baseball Giveaway, Friday Night Fireworks, Margaritaville Night in the Park, Shrimp Boil – 7pm Saturday, Michael Kopech Bobblehead Giveaway, BirdZerk, BHAM Jersey Auction – 6:30pm Sunday, Fan Appreciation Night, Kids Run the Bases – ... Read More