Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun May 17th – 19th

Birmingham Barons at Regions Field V. Mississippi Braves. Friday, 7:05pm Friday Night Fireworks Saturday, 6:30pm Birdzerk Entertainer Series Sunday, 4pm Family Sunday Barber Historics at Barber Motor Sports This two day event will feature fast-paced, wheel-to-wheel racing with cars from the early days through the mid 80’s competing on track. Off track, this event will ... Read More

Memorial Day Weekend at the Birmingham Zoo

Spend your Memorial Day weekend at the Birmingham Zoo! Splash in the fountains, take a ride on the Red Diamond Express train* and Protective Life carousel*, enjoy Wildlife Shows and experience all the Zoo has to offer. In honor of Memorial Day weekend, the Zoo is giving FREE admission to veterans as well as all ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun, May 10th -12th

Free Family Day at Artplay Get your hands dirty with some springtime fun! Help us bring out the art of nature with activities, games and live music! No RSVP required, just show up! Saturday, 12pm – 3pm Alabama Wildlife Center Baby Bird Shower at Oak Mountain You’re invited! How tweet it is; we’re expecting! Approximately ... Read More

Inflatable Aqua Park Grand Opening

Opening just in time for summer, our floating obstacle course features two slides, a tower, a tunnel, a moon jump, a narrow A-frame balance beam, a small pyramid, and a wave section. The Inflatable Aqua Park is fun for both participants and spectators! The course is slippery when wet so it’s will remind you of ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun

Birmingham Barons Vs. Chattanooga Lookouts at Regions Field Tickets $7 – $15. Fans can choose from three different reserved seating sections. Dugout Premium seats located behind the Barons dugout on the first base side, Field Reserved seats located behind home plate and the visiting dugout and Baseline Box seats located on the first and third ... Read More

Birmingham Fairytale Ball

Meet all the Princesses at Hoover Fairytale Ball. This magical event is full of memorable moments you won’t want to miss! Dance with Cinderella. Read with Rapunzel. Share Sweet Treats with Tinkerbell. Create a Tiara with The Little Mermaid! All of our princesses are excited to sing, dance, and play with your little ones! Our ... Read More

The Rock and Roll Playhouse Presents Music from the Beatles

The Rock and Roll Playhouse band offers its core audience of families with children age ten and under games, movement, stories and an opportunity to rock out in an effort to educate children and explore their creativity. As such, The Rock and Roll Playhouse is an early and often first introduction to a child’s lifelong ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun April 26th – 28th

St Elias Lebanese Food and Cultural Festival at St Maronite Church For the last 20 years, the festival has provided Birmingham with delicious food and a fun, family friendly environment. Since the festival began, it has been important to us to give back to the Birmingham community. We donate a quarter of the money earned ... Read More

9th Annual Salsa Showdown

Get ready for Birmingham’s best Memorial Day Weekend event! Eat all the chips, salsa, queso, guac, and specialty dips you can from local restaurants and vendors! Vote for your favorites to crown this year’s champion! Watch your most daring friends embarrass themselves in our hot pepper eating contest! Admission price includes sampling privileges at each ... Read More

May Events at McWane Science Center

There’s always something fun happening at the McWane Science Center! Here’s a rundown on the fun you will find this May! May 4th – May the Fourth be with you May the fourth be with you as we celebrate all things Star Wars! Meet some of your favorite character and enjoy special programming. Learn all ... Read More