Spring Break Staycation Fun in Birmingham

If you’re staying close to home this Spring Break, we have some ideas on how you can have some fun around Birmingham! Spring Break in Birmingham Oak Mountain State Fair Corndogs, funnel cakes, cotton candy – oh my! The Oak Mountain State Fair is back and just in time for Spring Break! This Family Friendly ... Read More

2023 Oak Mountain State Fair

Corndogs, funnel cakes, cotton candy – oh my! The Oak Mountain State Fair is back and just in time for Spring Break! This Family Friendly Event features rides, food, attractions and more! This year the fair will be offering FREE parking daily! Please note the fair is closed each Monday and Tuesday. Kids 35″ and ... Read More

39th Annual St Patrick’s Day Parade in Birmingham

If you’re looking for a St. Patrick’s Day celebration that’s filled with green, great food, and an unforgettable parade, then you’ll want to spend the day in Five Points South enjoying all things Irish! Here’s the rundown on what to expect this St Paddy’s Day in Birmingham From 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Saturday ... Read More

12th Annual Holi Festival

Join the BMA and the Indian Cultural Society for the 12th annual HOLI Festival, the Indian celebration of color, sponsored by Medical Properties Trust.  This popular event brings communities together for a fun-filled day celebrating Indian culture and featuring music, dance, food, henna, art-making, gallery exploration, and the throwing of the colors. Come on out ... Read More

The Exceptional Foundation Chili Cook-Off

It’s time again for one of our most favorite Spring events, we absolutely do everything we can to try and make it to this event every year, whether we’re juggling Birthday parties or sporting events, it’s definitely worth stopping in for at least a few minutes to sample some of the best chili in town, ... Read More

Festival of Tulips 2023

The American Village Festival of Tulips will once again provide a fantastic outing for clubs, groups, and families. The event is perfect for motorcoach tours as well. The field of over 100,000 tulips, with replicas of some of America’s most historic places as a backdrop, creates a one-of-a-kind photo opportunity, so bring your camera! The ... Read More

Celebrate Mardi Gras in Birmingham

If you can’t make it to the Big Easy for Mardi Gras, here are some events happening in Birmingham to help you get in the spirit! Laissez les bons temps rouler! Mardi Gras Night with the Birmingham Squadron Wednesday, February 1st 7pm Mardi Gras Market at Ross Bridge Saturday, February 18th 1pm – 5pm Enjoy ... Read More

Big Machines Day at McWane

Your construction crew—McWane Science Center and Craneworks—are gearing up once again to bring Big Machines Day to Birmingham, Alabama. On February 11, 2023, visit McWane Science Center and build an incredible day of science, learning, and fun. Big Machines Day is from 10 am to 4 pm, and participation is included with the cost of ... Read More

February Events Not to Miss in Birmingham

Valentine’s and Mardi Gras, Monster Jam and More! February is packed full of love and fun! Here’s what’s happening around Birmingham to keep you busy all month long! Community Cupids with BirminghamMommy and Scott Boudreaux Group   Make and donate your Valentines cards for the patients at Greenbriar at the Altamont and this in need ... Read More

The Weekend Roundup: January 20th-22nd

It’s almost time for the weekend! Here’s your rundown on what’s happening around Birmingham! Play Day at Red Mountain Theatre Winter is blah, but it’s better in Hogsmeade! Ages 7-12 can enjoy a day of creative world-building in everyone’s favorite magical village this Saturday, 9am-4pm at Red Mountain Theatre Hurry, register HERE before Friday at ... Read More