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Guitar: The Instrument that Rocked the World

The McWane Science Center is Rockin’ with this new exhibit!! Experience the science of sound and the cultural impact of the guitar by exploring more than 70 instruments and 100 historical artifacts-ranging from the rare and antique to the wildly popular and innovative. This special exhibition from The National GUITAR Museum features hands-on interactives for ... Read More

MLK Day in Birmingham

Honor and celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr with these events happening around Birmingham. Martin Luther King Day Food Drive ad Half Price Admission at the Birmingham Zoo In the spirit of service, the Birmingham Zoo will be hosting a Food Drive in partnership with the Community Food Bank of Central Alabama on ... Read More

BrickFair Alabama

Attention LEGO fans – BrickFair is coming to Birmingham, Alabama! BrickFair is the ultimate experience for LEGO fans! A family friendly and fun event – at BrickFair you’ll find tons of amazing custom creations made from millions of LEGO bricks, hands-on games and activities, vendors selling all sorts of unique LEGO related items, and much ... Read More

Jurassic World Live Tour!

Jurassic World comes to life for the first time in a touring arena show! Your trip to Isla Nublar takes a terrifying turn after the Indominus rex escapes and causes chaos in the park! The adventure continues as you join forces with a team of scientists to unravel a corrupt plan and save Jeanie, an ... Read More

Zoolight Safari 2019 at the Birmingham Zoo

Zoolight Safari kicks off for another magical season on December 6th! Watch as the Birmingham Zoo comes alive for a jubilant holiday celebration at our 26th annual ZooLight Safari presented by Wells Fargo! Be amazed by enchanting illuminations and a million sparkling lights. Enjoy the sounds of seasonal songs and holiday classics as you delight ... Read More

Holidays at McWane Science Center

McWane Science Center is set to open their annual Holiday Exhibit, Magic of Model Trains on Saturday November 23rd. Magic of Model Trains is the feature of the Holiday Season at McWane. The exhibit joins many winter-inspired activities, special science programming, Polar Express showings in IMAX and Gingerbread Workshops. For the 10th consecutive year, Royal ... Read More

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Railroad Park Ice Skating back for 2019 with a 100 ft slide!

Railroad Park will open it’s skating rink again for it’s 4th annual Winter Adventure, and this year it will feature a 100 foot ice slide!! The 50’ x 80’ rink and 100′ long ice slide will be open 7 days a week, only closing on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. November 22nd – January 5th. ... Read More

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Kids Day Out Camp at the Birmingham Zoo

KID’S DAY OUT CAMP is just around the corner on NOVEMBER 11 with their Veteran’s Day Camp! Register your child for this amazing hands-on learning camp! Kids will have a blast with ‘zoo-learning’ science, nature play and conservation! All Camps are scheduled from 8:30a-3:30p. Zoo camps are educational and encourage active learning through games, crafts, ... Read More

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National Veterans Day Parade in Birmingham

Did you know that Birmingham is home of America’s First Veterans Day Parade? Although World War I officially ended with the Treaty of Versailles, fighting ceased seven months earlier after an armistice between the allied nations and Germany commenced on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month. In November 1919, President ... Read More