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Halloween Happenings in Birmingham

Tis’ the Season for some spooky fun in Birmingham! If you’re looking for some frightful events good for all ages, here’s a list of things happening in and around the Magic City! Great Pumpkin Patch Halloween Event at Bass Pro Shops The Great Pumpkin Celebration is a Free Halloween Event that kicks off October 20th ... Read More

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Trucks By The Tracks

Trucks by the Tracks is back, Jack! And you don’t want to miss this chance for some tasty food by some of Birmingham’s Finest Food Trucks! Birmingham’s best food trucks will gather at American Family Care Presents Trucks by the Tracks on Sunday, October 13, serving up everything from hot chicken, specialty burgers & tamales ... Read More

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Road Trip Ideas for Fall Fun

Fall is in the air.. Ok, maybe not quite, but it is coming and if the promise of some crisp fall weather has you itching to hit the road in search of even more fall fun, we’ve got some ideas for you! Pumpkin Festival, Play by Day, Glow by Night at Stone Mountain Park in ... Read More

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Child Passenger Safety Week

September 15th – September 21st is Child Passenger Safety Week and it’s a great time to review safety guidelines and serves as a reminder to do a check on your seats. Here is some helpful information from Children’s of Alabama. Is your car seat safe? Despite numerous public awareness campaigns on properly restraining children in ... Read More

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Red Diamond Partners with Birmingham Zoo to Offer Free Ticket Deal

Red Diamond® Coffee & Tea announced the return of its popular Zoo Promotion Coffee Can that provides customers with free child admissions and train ride tickets to the Birmingham Zoo with the purchase of the unique can. The 34.5 oz. can, featuring a prominent giraffe and jaguar with a specially-marked label, includes two child admission ... Read More

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How to talk to your kids about 9/11

We all remember where we were 18 years ago during the attacks of 9/11. Whether you were watching it unfold on television, or listening to it on the radio, you can probably still conjure up the sick feeling you had when it was explained what exactly it was that was happening to our Country. It’s ... Read More

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Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day

Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket. The Museum Day ticket provides free admission for two people on Saturday, September 21, 2019. Vulcan Park and Museum is the only Birmingham museum ... Read More

Homeschool Mommy: Homeschool Programs at Cook Museum

I took my homeschoolers to the Cook Museum of Natural Science this week to see what they would have to offer Homeschooling families in Alabama. And they really have A LOT to offer! The first thing I noticed, and am still thinking about after our visit, is how thoughtful and service oriented the entire staff ... Read More

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Alys Stephens Center Presents: Dino-Light

Formerly known as Darwin the Dinosaur, Dino-Light was the recipient of the prestigious Jim Henson Foundation Grant and first feature-length theatrical production created and performed by creators Ian Carney and Corbin Popp. In this original storyline, a famous scientist with magic powers brings a friendly dinosaur to life. When the dinosaur wanders away from home, ... Read More

Hurricane Dorian Relief Drive: How you can help!

By now we’ve all seen the devastation Hurricane Dorian left in the Bahamas, if you’re looking for a way to help,  SummitMedia radio stations, 98.7 Today’s Kiss, 95.7 Jamz, 104.7 WZZK, 106.9 The Eagle, 610 WAGG 100.1, and 97.3 Play, along with the City of Birmingham and Christian Service Mission will collect donations for Hurricane ... Read More