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

Weekend fun in the Magic City! What will you choose?

  • Birmingham Barons at Regions Field

V. Tennessee Smokies

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 base lines.

Friday, 7:05pm
Saturday, 6:30pm

  • Event of the Week!
    Grand Opening of Urban Air Trussville

Get ready to leap into some fun as the new Urban Air Adventure Park opens this Saturday in Trussville, at the Pinnacle at Tutwiler Farms!

Urban Air’s newest location is more than a trampoline park. The park is home to more than 10 attractions – ranging from a Sky Rider, Indoor Ropes Course, Slam Dunk Zone, Climbing Walls and much more!

The first 100 people in line get 1 FREE year of jumping with the purchase of an Ultimate Jump Pass. Doors will open at 10am.

Saturday 10am

  • Pancakes and Princesses at the Birmingham Zoo

Hear ye, hear ye! Adorn your crown or tiara and join us for a special meet and greet between your little prince and princess and our court of princesses at this royal breakfast! Pancakes and Princesses will take place on Saturday, August 18 at 8am in Trails of Africa, and will be followed by Fairytales and Frogs Day at the Zoo from 10am-2pm.

Tickets include a fluffy pancake breakfast, coffee, orange juice, photo opportunities with a multitude of princesses, Zoo admission, an unlimited ride wristband, and a regal craft project. Special appearances will be made by everyone’s favorite princesses! Each child will receive a gift upon arrival.

Costumes are encouraged, and tickets are limited so purchase yours today! Special thanks to The Enchanted Princesses.

Non-Members- $30.00-Adults, $25.00-Kids
Members- $25.00-Adults, $20.00-Kids
*Plus tax

Saturday, 8am – 9:30am

  • Fairytale and Frog Days at the Birmingham Zoo

Princes, princesses and all other fairytale characters are invited to the Birmingham Zoo to join the celebration of the 3rd annual Fairytales & Frog Day on Saturday, August 18, 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 magical day where fairytales come alive. All royal subjects attending will receive a crown (while supplies last) and have a chance to get their face painted. Photo opportunities will be plentiful as several costumed characters will be present to entertain the attendees.

Fairytales and Frogs Day will also feature special keeper chats and animal demonstrations, arts and crafts and a “Toad”ally awesome sampling booth provided by Coca-Cola.

This event will be held behind the Wildlife Stage. Special thanks to The Enchanted Princesses.
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Saturday, 10am – 2pm

  • Storytime on the Mountain at Ruffner Mountain Nature Center

Nature inspires creativity. Come join us at the Nature Center as we will listen to stories read by longtime Ruffner volunteer, Ms. Jerri. Then make a fun craft to take home! Free, no registration required.

Saturday, 10am

For more events happening this weekend and beyond, make sure to check our events calendar, regularly!


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