Reindeer Cookies

We couldn’t really label this as a “recipe” since we used store bought dough (but you certainly could use your favorite sugar cookie recipe, like this one we use for Valentine cookies…) So, we’re going to call this an edible craft, perfect for all ages or anyone who just likes to eat cookies.  The prep ... Read More

Holiday Spectacular 2018 presented by RMTC

It’s time for the Holiday Spectacular at the Red Mountain Theatre Company! Celebrate the holidays with a spectacular display of all your favorite music of the season! RMTC Conservatory students perform alongside Birmingham’s best local artists to warm your heart and set the stage for a magical holiday season! Showtimes: Friday, November 30, 2018 – ... Read More

Birmingham Area Holiday Happenings Guide

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! And there are so many fun events happening in and around Birmingham to get you in the Holiday Spirit! Mark your calendars for all of this Family Friendly Fun! Holiday Happenings In Birmingham Santa’s Wonderland at Bass Pro Shops Santa Photos, crafts and special events happening through ... Read More

What You Need To Know About e-cigarettes

Starting August 2016, the FDA’s authority has been extended to include all items that meet the definition of a tobacco product; this includes hookahs, pipe tobacco, cigars, dissolvables, and, even e-cigarettes. What the new rules means is that e-cigarette companies will answer to the FDA concerning the components of the e-cigarette’s vapor, just like cigarette ... Read More

Zoolight Safari at the Birmingham Zoo

It’s time for another magical holiday season as twinkling lights illuminate the Birmingham Zoo for a dazzling 19 nights! Watch as the Birmingham Zoo comes alive for a jubilant holiday celebration at our 25th annual ZooLight Safari presented by Wells Fargo! Be amazed by enchanting illuminations and sparkling lights. Enjoy the sounds of seasonal songs ... Read More

Giving Tuesday 2018

It’s time for Giving Tuesday, a time to focus on charitable giving as we approach the year’s end. Started in 2012 by the United Nations Foundation and a Cultural Center in New York, 92Y Giving Tuesday has seen millions of people come together from 98 different Countries to give over $177 Million to charitable Organizations ... Read More

Holiday Film Series at the Alabama Theatre 2018

Mark your calendars now for these Holiday Favorites playing at the beautiful Alabama Theatre this Holiday Season! Holiday Film Series, Alabama Theatre 2018   Friday, December 7th at 7pm: White Christmas Saturday, December 8th at 10am and 2pm: *Polar Express Saturday, December 8th at 7pm: Christmas Vacation Sunday, December 9th at 2pm: Miracle on 34th ... Read More

4th Annual Bad Santa Photo Contest

It’s time once again for our Bad Santa Photo Contest! We’re teaming up with the AH-Mazing Hillary Gamble, with Jevois Photography to make sure our winner has a fun prize! We want to see the funniest, scariest, most over the top entertaining or downright awkward photo of your child with Santa for a chance to ... Read More

Dave and Buster’s Opens in Hoover

Dave & Buster’s will open to the public on Monday, November 19th at the Riverchase Galleria, bringing an all-new reason to visit the popular retail destination. The restaurant and entertainment hub will feature more than 33,000 square-feet of arcade games, premium sports viewing and delicious food and drink offerings. It will be the first Dave ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun Nov. 16th – Nov. 18th

Lights up at the Summit A magical celebration to kick off the holiday season! Lights Up features live music by Tragic City, a magical parade, fireworks, Santa, and even a little snow! The parade begins at 6:00 PM at Barnes & Noble and ends at the corner of Johnny Rockets. Come early to grab a ... Read More