The Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun January 5th – January 7th

Kicking off the New Year with some weekend fun! Here are our top picks to keep you busy around the Magic City!

  • Last Weekend: Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland and Holidays at McWane

If you’re not quite ready to move on from Christmas or haven’t made it out yet, this is the last weekend to enjoy the lights at Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland or the Holiday fun at McWane Science Center. Both close for the season Sunday January 7th

  • TGIF Bingo at Homewood Library

Stop by the children’s department for a chance to win prizes during after school bingo!

Friday, 3:30pm

  • Birmingham Bulls V. Fayetteville and Evansville

As You Walk Through the Door, Your Hearts Starts Pumping! The irresistible lure of HOCKEY and the buzz of a packed house causes your ADRENALIN to surge. The music is PUMPING, the lights fade and the smoke swirls – and that’s just the beginning. Monster hits, UNBELIEVABLE GOALS and in-your-face hockey keeps you on the edge of your seat. The action is NON-STOP! With heart pounding music, contests, and the prospect of catching a fantastic FREE SOUVENIR, what are you waiting for? Build your team’s SPIRIT by sharing in ours. It’s an EXPERIENCE to remember.

Platinum (Glass Seating) $30.00
Gold $22.00
Silver $15.00

Friday, 7:30pm/Fayetteville at the Pelham Civic Complex
Saturday, 7pm/Evansville at the Pelham Civic Complex

  • LEGO Club at North Shelby Library

The library provides the Legos, the kids provide the imagination and creativity! Families are welcome to drop in anytime between 10:00 and 11:00 to build spectacular creations. Creations will then go on display in the Children’s Department. All ages welcome. No registration required.

Saturday, 10am

  • Monster Jam Triple Threat Series at BJCC Legacy Arena

Monster Jam® Triple Threat Series (TM) brings adrenaline-charged family entertainment to fans across the country. These world-class Monster Jam vehicles and athletes deliver what fans want to see most…more trucks, more racing, more freestyle, more donuts, more wheelies, more action!

Each event tests the versatility of the athletes as they go head-to-head in seven different competitions driving three different vehicles — Monster Jam trucks, Monster Jam Speedsters and Monster Jam ATVs. These athletes battle for points in challenging Racing and Freestyle events that push themselves and their machines to the limit. The point leader will receive an automatic bid to the prestigious Monster Jam World Finals® to compete for the title of World Champion

Featuring: Grave Digger driven by Brandon Vinson, Max-D driven by Jared Eichelberger, El Toro Loco driven by Mark List, Megalodon driven by Justin Sipes, Zombie driven by Ami Houde, Wonder Woman driven by Collete Davis, Blue Thunder by Matt Cody, Monster Mutt Rottweiler by Cory Snyder. Trucks/Drivers subject to change.

Saturday, 1pm and 7pm
Sunday, 1pm



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