Gumbo Gala at Sloss Furnances

Join Birmingham’s best Professional and Backyard Gumbo chef’s as they compete for the bragging rights to the title of Birmingham’s Best Gumbo. Enjoy great music, a kids zone, incredible gumbo and a great time all for a great cause. Episcopal Place provides seniors and disabled adults with restricted income a safe and affordable housing option ... Read More

2018 Moms Rock Nominations

Nominations are officially open for Moms Rock 2018!! Do you know a mom who manages to make “mommy” look like a verb?  We’re not looking for the “perfect” moms, we’re looking for the ones who love their families and make mommying fun.  We want the women who manage to keep their life balanced, all while ... Read More

Spring Food Truck Rally at Avondale Brewery

Spring time and Food Trucks, does it getting much better than that? More than 20 of Birmingham’s finest mobile eating and business establishments will gather at the 3rd annual Spring Food Truck Rally. Participating Food Trucks: Eugene’s Hot Chicken, Bendy’s Cookies and Cream, Big Spoon Creamery, Cantina on Wheels, Dreamcakes, Fetch – A Treat Truck for ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun March 29th – April 1st

Easter and April Fool’s Day this weekend, here are our picks for fun if you’re around the Magic City! Don’t forget… if you’re looking to pull some Easter Fool’s Day pranks on your kids, we have some ideas! Get Healthy on the Railroad at Railroad Park Get the entire family on track to better health ... Read More

Girls Inc. Cajun Cook Off

Saturday April 7th! Enjoy live music, a kid zone, and Cajun favorites such as gumbo, jambalaya and shrimp and grits prepared by more than 20 cook-off competitors. Event benefits Girls Inc. of Central Alabama, which inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold! Participants will have the opportunity to enjoy live zydeco music by ... Read More

Spring is in the Air: Cleaning and Decluttering, Here We Come!

  Spring is in full bloom. That means birds are chirping, flowers are blooming, and your house is crying out for some much needed attention! Cleaning and de-cluttering, here we come! Here’s a great guide on how to keep a simple home. By simplifying life, you can eliminate a lot of the problems before they ... Read More

Operation Kidsafe Grand Opening Event at Adamson Ford

Recently, Adamson Ford as part of their 100 Year celebration brought Operation Kidsafe to Birmingham.  It was a huge hit with local parents.  Each child received an Amber Alert Ready Safety Document.  As a gift to the community for their 100 years in business, the Adamson Ford Team has arranged to have a year-round Operation Kidsafe system installed ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun March 23rd – March 25

Spring Break kicks off for many today, here are some fun events happening to start your break off on the right foot! Pajama Storytime at North Shelby Library Come in your PJs, have milk and cookies, and hear some wonderful bedtime tales. All Ages. No Registration Required. Friday, 6:30pm Easter Egg Hunts! Lots of hunts happening this ... Read More

Easter Egg Brownies

Brownies are my absolute favorite dessert so I look for excuses to make them a part of my life as often as possible. Here’s a cute way to serve them up as a dessert for your Easter Gatherings. What You’ll Need: Brownie Mix (I’m not picky and just use whatever box mix I happen to ... Read More

Day Out with Thomas Big Adventures Tour!

Join the Heart Of Dixie Railroad Museum as we celebrate friendship by visiting everyone’s #1 engine, Thomas the Tank Engine™ for a Day Out With Thomas™. Day Out With Thomas offers an opportunity for children and their families to experience a train ride with Thomas the Tank Engine™ and to meet Sir Topham Hatt™, the ... Read More