Ice Skating Returns to Railroad Park November 23rd

Brrrmingham presented by VIVA HEALTH returns Friday, November 23 for the third season of ice skating at Railroad Park. The 50’ by 80’ rink will be on the brick surface of Railroad Park’s Regions Bank 17th Street Plaza. The rink will be open seven days a week through January 6, only closing on Christmas Day. ... Read More

Get your Home ready for the Holidays with these tips!

The holidays are a magical time of year—friends, family, extravagant decorations, delicious food and all of your favorite family traditions. Hosting is exciting too, but it’s easy to put a lot of pressure on yourself to make your home impeccable. Here are eight things you should do before your guests come over for the holidays. ... Read More

Lights Up at the Summit

Join us this Friday, November 16th, from 5-8pm for a magical celebration to kick off the holiday season! Lights Up features live music by Tragic City, a magical parade, fireworks, Santa, and even a little snow! The parade begins at 6:00 PM at Barnes & Noble and ends at the corner of Johnny Rockets. Come ... Read More

How to host Thanksgiving without a side a stress

Hosting Thanksgiving this year? I hate to break it to you, but no matter how much you plan, if your household is anything like most, you will have half naked tiny humans running around refusing to wear their designated “Thanksgiving Attire,” as your guests arrive 45 minutes early, to a hectic kitchen, a burned casserole ... Read More

GIVEAWAY: Sesame Street Live, Make Your Magic!

When magician extraordinaire Justin visits Sesame Street to put on a magic show for the whole neighborhood, Elmo wants to be part of the big event. But there’s one problem…Elmo doesn’t know how to do magic! That’s when Elmo teams up with Abby and Justin, embarking on an amazing journey where Elmo will discover the ... Read More

The BIG McWane Discount 2018

The BIG McWane Discount is back! We’re partnering up with the McWane Science Center for their Annual Membership Drive, and we’re offering Birmingham Moms some BIG Savings! We’re offering this AMAZING discount of $10 off any membership level to our readers, and it’s good for 1 week only!! November 11th – November 17th. It’s THE ... Read More

Family Gratitude Jars

This is one of the sweetest family traditions I have ever heard of. It is so easy, so simple, and so cheap. There is no reason why every family shouldn’t have one of these this month! This craft won’t only help you get a glimpse inside your families heads, it will most importantly bring you ... Read More

Friday Five: Top Picks for Weekend Fun Nov. 9th – Nov. 12th

Top Picks for fun in the ‘Ham this Veterans Day Weekend! Homestead Hollow Arts and Crafts Festival Homestead Hollow festivals feature fine arts, unique – one of a kind – hand made crafts, pioneer demonstrations of the old time days- see wood carving, blacksmithing, wood stove cooking, quilting, whiskey making at our original working still, ... Read More

2001: A Space Odyssey at McWane IMAX Dome

In continuing celebration of the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s Science Fiction masterpiece, “2001: A Space Odyssey” is coming the McWane IMAX Dome for one exclusive week! This IMAX engagement comes on the heels of the widely successful “unrestored” 70mm film release of “2001: A Space Odyssey,” which was overseen by acclaimed filmmaker Christopher Noal, ... Read More

Veterans Day Parade Birmingham

Did you know that Birmingham is home of America’s First Veterans Day Parade? Although World War I officially ended with the Treaty of Versailles, fighting ceased seven months earlier after an armistice between the allied nations and Germany commenced on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month. In November 1919, President ... Read More