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

2023 Salamander Festival

The event is hosted by Friends of Shades Creek, a local nonprofit that supports and protects the 56-mile-long creek. During the event, different groups will be on hand to educate participants about environmental awareness and protection, focusing on the Homewood salamanders. This event is open to the public and is for all ages. You will ... Read More

Weekend Round Up! MLK Day Weekend

It’s a long weekend for many, here’s what’s happening around Birmingham! Glow Wild at the Birmingham Zoo It’s your last weekend to catch Glow Wild at the Birmingham Zoo! Birmingham Zoo’s larger-than-life illuminated experience, Glow Wild: An Animal Lantern Celebration continues! This extraordinary event will be held on select nights from 5:00 pm until 9:00 ... Read More

Weekend Roundup! January 6th – 8th

As we work to snap back to reality this week, here are a few activities for you to have some fun this weekend. Glow Wild is still glowing, and Wallace and Grommit will be wrapping up at the McWane Center so make sure to check them out if you haven’t! Glow Wild at the Birmingham ... Read More

January Events Not to Miss in Birmingham

Kick the New Year off with fun and these events happening around the Magic City! Birmingham Squadron Support the Squadron at home! Sunday, January 1, Fitness Night Tuesday, January 3rd, Retro Night Friday, January 13th, College Sports Industry Night Saturday, January 14th, MLK Celebration Tuesday, January 17th, STEM Teacher Appreciation Saturday, January 21st, First Responders ... Read More

Grinch’s Jingle Bell Party

Help McWane Science Center grow the Grinch’s heart three sizes. Join us on December 3rd for a day of fun and hands-on holiday activities. Together, we are sure to make the Grinch smile!  There will be dancing, crafts, cookies and hot chocolate, and a photo op with the Grinch! Date:     December 3, 2022 Time:    10:30 ... Read More

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2022 Alabama Theatre Holiday Film Series

If you’re ever looking for an excuse to visit the Alabama Theatre, the Holidays are the perfect time. With beautiful decorations and some of your favorite films, there’s really no reason not to go! Check out their 2022 Holiday Film Series Schedule below, and grab your tickets soon before they sell out! 2022 Alabama Theatre ... Read More

2022 National Veteran’s Day Parade, Birmingham

Are you ready for the 75th National Veterans Day Parade, live and in person, along the streets of downtown Birmingham? On November 11th, the parade will be back on the north side of downtown, following the original parade route, as in years prior to the interstate construction. The parade begins at 11:00am, rain or shine! ... Read More