Memorial Day Events in Birmingham

If you’re sticking close to home this Memorial Day, there are plenty of events happening to keep you busy! Here’s a rundown! SEC Baseball Tournament The 2021 SEC Baseball tournament returns to the Hoover Met for a week of seventh-inning stretches, hotdogs and an all around good time. Location: 5508 Stadium Trace Pkwy, Hoover, AL ... Read More

Red Diamond® Coffee & Tea Celebrates the Return of its “Zoo Coffee Can”

Red Diamond® Coffee & Tea Celebrates the Return of its “Zoo Coffee Can” With Free Tickets to the Birmingham Zoo! Red Diamond® Coffee & Tea announced today the launch of the 2021 Zoo Promotion Coffee Can. The Birmingham-based, family-owned company provides customers with free child admissions and Red Diamond Express Train tickets to the Birmingham ... Read More

OWA Kicks Off Summer with Memorial Day Weekend Festivities

Join OWA as they ring in Summer Vacation with endless activities and eye-catching fireworks. Head to OWA beginning May 29 as they bring their annual Memorial Day celebration to its lively downtown streets for a day full of activities and unforgettable fireworks. This fan-favorite, and patriotic celebration, will extend throughout the weekend, beginning on Saturday, ... Read More

Spring Cleaning Challenge Week 3

Revamp & Refresh Make way for week three! Crank out these cleaning to do’s for your bedroom, bathroom, and dining room. Bedroom – Wash bedding and linens – Put dirty clothes in hamper – Clean under bed – Dust off furniture and wipe down – Fluff pillows & make bed with fresh linens Cheat Code: ... Read More

The Ultimate Birmingham Bucket List

Making a summer bucket list has always been a family favorite. We’ve done it lots of different ways over the years from rolling out a big sheet of butcher paper to list out all of the fun we were planning to have, to using clothes pins to keep track of our activities. Here are a ... Read More

7 Birmingham Area Splash Pads to Keep You Cool This Summer

Splash pads are a great way to keep cool during the summer, here’s a list of some local spots to add to your summer bucket list! * NEW* City of Clay Splash Pad Behind the ballpark off of Old Springville Road Monday – Saturdays 10am – 6pm and Sundays 1pm – 5pm Opens for the ... Read More

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Storywalk at the Birmingham Zoo

Calling all book lovers! The Birmingham Zoo has partnered with Penguin Young Readers to host The Very Hungry Caterpillar Storywalk now through June 30 in the Alabama Wilds. This special exhibit re-creates “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” through a larger-than-life storywalk and gives families the opportunity to read their way through the exhibit and experience the ... Read More

Weekend Rundown May 21st – May 23rd

Here’s what’s happening this weekend around the Magic City! What plans do you have this last weekend before SUMMER!!?? Wizard of Oz in IMAX at McWane Science Center: Experience the classic film, The Wizard of Oz, this weekend only in McWane’s IMAX Dome theater. Follow the link for tickets and showtimes Birmingham Barons Baseball ... Read More

Summer Water Safety Tips

Drowning is the leading cause of injury-related death in U.S. children ages 1 to 4 years. When your child is ready to swim in a pool, in a lake or at the beach this summer, it’s important to take precautions to keep them safe. “The most important thing to remember about drowning is that prevention ... Read More

Spring Cleaning Challenge Week Two

Revamp & Refresh! After decluttering and organizing, you can move on to cleaning by room! Entryways, living room, and kitchen cleaning are the name of the game for week two. Entryways & Whole House – Scrub baseboards & walls – Sweep & mop hard surface floors – Vacuum carpet & rugs – Dust all surfaces ... Read More