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Alabama State Fair 2019

The Alabama State Fair is just around the corner and it will be packed full of fun! Exciting Attractions & Shows. Live Music. All Your Favorite Fair Food. Spectacular Carnival & Kiddie Rides and more! Live Music includes: Jack Russel’s Great White Black Oak Arkansas Abraham and the Old Gods Alabama Rose Zach and Cheyloe ... Read More

September Events at McWane Science Center

September is full of fun with some great events happening at the McWane Science Center. Add these to your to-do list! Homeschool Day September 2nd Is your child a home school student looking for a fun and educational way to spend the day? Plan a trip to McWane Science Center on Home School Day (first ... Read More

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100 Things To Do With Kids In Birmingham

Birmingham is a city full of fun things to do for families and we’ve compiled more than 100 (!!!) on this list, just for you! So the next time you’re looking for an activity to keep you busy, no matter what mood you’re in, this list has you covered! Things to do with Kids in ... Read More

Girlology and Guyology at Children’s of Alabama

Children’s of Alabama Hosting Workshops for Parents and Pre-teens on Understanding Puberty. If it’s time to have “the talk” with your children, make plans to attend the Girlology and Guyology workshops for pre-teens and parents on Sunday, Sept. 8 at the Children’s of Alabama Bradley Lecture Center (1600 5th Avenue South). Girlology and Guyology is ... Read More

Labor Day at the Zoo : First Responder Discount Days

Spend your Labor Day at the Birmingham Zoo! Splash in the fountains, take a ride on the train*, zip down the wild slide*, enjoy a Wildlife Show and experience all the Zoo has to offer. In honor of Labor Day, the Zoo is offering a discounted admission of $8 to First Responders and up to ... Read More

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Museum Day at Southern Museum of Flight

Head over to the Southern Museum of Flight this Saturday for a day of fun and flying at Membership Day! Membership day is an open house in which families can experience fun and engaging activities at the museum, such as building airplanes and helicopters, free food, face painting, video games and health screening. Families can ... Read More

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Sidewalk Film Festival: Guide to Family Screenings

Sidewalk Film Festival kicks off this week in Birmingham. It will no doubt be another great year of films, food, panels and parties. Mixed in with all of those films and parties… Family Films! Sidewalk is actually for kids too! You will be able to see some brand new family-friendly shorts and features along with ... Read More

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2019 Holiday Film Series, Alabama Theatre

It’s (almost) the most wonderful time of the year.. and the Alabama Theatre has released their Holiday Film Series. Go ahead and make your plans, tickets are on sale now! Friday, Dec. 6: White Christmas, 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7: The Polar Express ($12), 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 7: The Polar Express ($12), 2 p.m. ... Read More

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Fairytales and Frogs Day at the Birmingham Zoo

Princes, princesses and all other fairytale characters are invited to the Birmingham Zoo to join the celebration of the 4th annual Fairytales & Frogs Day on Saturday, August 17, from 10am-2pm. Festivities are free for Members or with paid admission to the Zoo. Children are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costume for the ... Read More

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Vulcan Aftertunes Returns for a 15th Season

One of the best events for music lovers in Birmingham returns to Vulcan for it’s 15th Season. The annual event  series invites residents across the Birmingham region to connect and enjoy cool tunes, craft brews and sweet views along with everyone’s favorite cast iron statue, Vulcan. The first installment of the series will take place ... Read More