Experience Birmingham’s rich culinary culture during Winter Restaurant Week! This January 20th – 29th, enjoy a 10-day culinary affair where locally owned and operated restaurants offer incentives for patrons to revisit their favorite restaurants or to experience new ones, celebrating the landmark eateries that helped make Birmingham’s food scene what it is today. For more information and to
Birmingham Events & Happenings
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Winter Restaurant Week will host two Beer Saturdays on Saturday, January 21 and Saturday, January 28 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Ghost Train Brewery. Attendees can meet Birmingham’s newest brewery, learn about brewing beer, sample six of it’s tastiest brews and enjoy a full frosty glass of their choice at the event. Tickets are limited and can
Winter Restaurant Week will host Uncorked, a stock-the-cellar wine tasting event, at Hop City Birmingham featuring wines from Deutsch Family Wines on Wednesday, January 25 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Attendees will taste wines, then have the opportunity to purchase a glass or a case at discounted pricing. Tasting is free. For more information visit bhamrestaurantweek.com.
Join the Grand Bohemian Gallery on Thursday, January 26 for the opening reception of their first show of the year entitled ‘Go Figure’! This multi-artist show will feature a variety of figurative work from several local artists including Amy Piette Collins, Leo Wright, Karen Libecap and several Studio By The Tracks students. The reception will be held
From the iconic songbook of Johnny Cash comes this unique musical about love and faith, struggle and success, rowdiness and redemption, and home and family. More than two dozen classic hits – including “I Walk The Line,” “A Boy Named Sue,” “Folsom Prison Blues,” and the title tune – performed by a multi-talented cast, paint a musical
Join the UAB Concert Choir and conductor, Brian Kittredge this January 27, 2017 from 12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m. for a FREE 30-minute mid-day concert. The show will take place at the C cathedral Church of the Advent. For more information visit, artsbham.com.
During this year’s Human Trafficking Awareness month, support The Wellhouse at the 6th Annual Grace Gala from 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. on January 27, 2017 at Woodrow Hall. Get dressed up and donate to a good cause this January! Tickets are $50. For more information and to purchase tickets visit, eventbrite.com.
The Birmingham Museum of Art presents Third Space /shifting conversations about contemporary art, the first major exhibition of contemporary art from the Museum’s own collection. Bringing together the work of more than 90 international artists, Third Space explores a shared cultural experience between the American South and the Global South. Drawn almost entirely from the BMA’s permanent collection, the
Anyone looking for fresh Alabama produce this season will now be able to find it at the first ever Winter Farmers Market at Pepper Place, opening Saturday, January 28th, from 8 a.m. until 12 p.m., inside the Pepper Place Pop-Up, 2825 2nd Avenue South in downtown Birmingham. The Winter Market will be held every Saturday,
Come out to the historic Boutwell Auditorium this January 28, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for the 11th Annual Chinese New Year Festival! There will be Chinese games, food, dance, music, acrobats, KongFu and other cultural festivities! For more information visit, bhmchinesefestival.org.
Created by the renowned Scitech in Perth, Australia, Going Places is an interactive science exhibition that explores the technology humans have developed for travel. If you have ever wanted to pilot an airship, ride on a hovercraft, or control traffic in a city, now is your big chance! Express Oil Change and Tire Engineers, a Birmingham-based
Come out to the Terrific New Theatre at Pepper Place this January 12 through February 4, 2017 and enjoy BINGO! The Winning Musical Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. with matinee shows on Sunday January 22 and 29 at 2:30 p.m. For more information and to purchase tickets visit, http://www.terrificnewtheatre.com.
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and Vulcan has already seen signs of Cupid’s arrow atop Red Mountain. Vulcan Park and Museum is once again offering couples the chance to marry or renew their vows on the most romantic day of the year with Vulcan as their witness. “I Do With A View” offers daytime
Join the Birmingham Art Crawl every first Thursday from 5:00 – 9:00 pm, rain or shine, as downtown Birmingham, Alabama transforms into a walking art gallery full of artists, performers, food and fun! This month the art crawl will take place on February 2. For more information visit facebook.com.
Come out and support our local women’s basketball team this February 2 as they take on UTEP! The game begins at 7 p.m. For more information and to purchase tickets visit uabsports.com.
Explore the streets of Paris in the 1920’s through the iconic music of George Gershwin, tap your feet to a jazz-infused Clarinet Concerto as performed by the phenomenal Richard Stoltzman, and behold the emergence of new music as we premiere a work by Alabama Symphony Orchestra’s 2016-2017 Sound Investment Composer in Residence, Susan Botti. For
If you find yourself religiously watching Dancing with the Stars and voting for your favorite, this is the show for you! See the stars perform on stage at The BJCC this February 3, 2017 at 8 p.m. For more information and to purchase tickets visit bjcc.org.
The Antiques & Garden Show of Nashville combines spectacular gardens, fine antiques and horticultural items into one outstanding three-day show. Located in the Music City Center in vibrant downtown Nashville, the show’s 150+ exhibitors, renowned experts and fabulous gardens make it the ultimate destination for new and ardent antique collectors, avid gardeners, those seeking design
Shake off your winter blues and enjoy some craft brews at Birmingham’s first Winter Beer Festival on Saturday, February 4 at the BJCC North Exhibit Hall! Enjoy 150+ craft beers, Sam Adams brew university, Fullsteam mixology garden, Guinness cooking with beer seminars, a cider garden, live entertainment, cornhole tournament, a silent disco and so much
Celebrate Mardi Gras with the Greater Birmingham Humane Society (GBHS) Auxiliary at the sixth annual Jazz Cat Ball to be held on Saturday, February 4 from 6 p.m. to midnight at the Sheraton Downtown. Guests will enjoy a seated dinner, live music, ritzy casino games and both live and silent auctions. Tables of 10 are available for $2,500 and
This February 7, 2017, Hiss Golden Messenger with guest Phil Cook will grace the stage of Saturn Birmingham. They will perform album, Heart Like a Levee, which was recorded in the fall and winter of 2015 and has since become a favorite album of the band. Tickets are priced at $15. For more information and
Join artist Natalie Russo at Trim Tab Brewery this Wednesday, February 7 from on 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for a night of fun and painting. Follow along as Natalie creates a beautiful piece of art or create something of your own design! Class includes all supplies and a beer tasting from Trim tab beer and all
Hosted by the Junior Acheivment of Alabama Junior Board, this event will feature casino tables, giving attendees the opportunity to earn money to be used toward the purchase of raffle tickets. The tickets will be redeemed for prizes, donated by area businesses. Each ticket holder will be provided with two (2) complimentary craft beers from Cahaba
Using a multi-loop course proved to be an exciting venue for both athletes and spectators alike, the Mercedes Benz Marathon started as “just a love story” between a father and his son, The Bell Center and a need for change. Now in its 16th year, the Mercedes-Benz Marathon Weekend of events has become a Birmingham tradition.
Celebrate your love of music this February 10 through February 18 at the Alabama Symphony Orchestra Sound Edge Festival! With events throughout the week at different venues in the city and multiple, fabulous artists, this is the festival worth attending! For more information and to purchase tickets visit soundedgebham.com.
Support the Children of Alabama this February 11 at the Heart 2 Heart 2017 event! This live auction event will be catered by Savoie Catering and will take place at the Bridgestreet Gallery and Loft beginning at 7 p.m. For more information watch this video youtube.com and purchase tickets by visiting ateamministries.org.
Join the Birmingham Zoo this Valentine’s Day as they discuss “love” in the animal kingdom. You’re invited to sip and stroll through the Birmingham Zoo’s Predator Building and enjoy live music, animal encounters, and keeper chats. Reservations also include hors d’oeurves, beer, wine, engraved champagne flutes, and a souvenir photo. To purchase tickets visit birminghamzoo.com.
Make plans to come out to the BJCC this February 14 and 15 at 7:30 p.m. to witness a visual feast for your eyes with gorgeous stage magic, world-class performance and incredible beauty. Through the universal language of music and dance, Shen Yun weaves a wondrous tapestry of heavenly realms, ancient legends, and modern heroic tales,
Come out to the BJCC this February 16 through February 19 for the 2017 Birmingham Home and Garden Show! Witness a multitude of home and landscape inspiration ideas, a feature dedicated to the kiddos and so, so much more! For all information and to purchase tickets visit homeshowbirmingham.com.
Movement joins with music to create compelling narrative and lyrical beauty. Samford University’s Dance Company will present new works and favorites from their repertoire in the annual spring dance concert. Sponsored by Michael J. and Mary Anne Freeman. For more information and to purchase tickets visit, www.etix.com.
Come one, come all to Birmingham’s best event! For 13 years, Glenwood’s Junior Board has hosted this premiere event and they have plans to ensure that this year’s is the best one yet! They will have a new menu alongside the great drink choices you have come to expect, The Divines will join the event this
The most significant Romantic ballet ever creates the story of Giselle, an innocent girl who is misled into believing the words of her charming admirer. With a broken heart, she dies a maid and joins the spirits of other maidens who are condemned to exist in the darkness of the forest. Watch the story come
During the days of Jim Crow laws and segregation, an African American’s travel in the South was extremely difficult. The Negro Motorist Green Book, published from 1936-1966, was a resource for travelers which identified safe places for African Americans to eat, purchase gas, spend the night, and access other services in Southern towns. The play,
There is no better way to kick off a season than for TCR to face off against Tennessee’s Chattanooga Rollergirls! Last season these two teams faced off in an epic battle between the best and the best leaving both teams hungry for more! Plus, rounding out the evening will be the main event with the Rollsheviks fighting to
As part of the Davis Architects Guest Artist Series. Cosponsored by the Wright Center Signature Series and Birmingham Chamber Music Society, The Asaad Brothers come to Brock Recital Hall this February 21, 2017. “Sergio and Odair Assad have moved audiences and inspired guitarists around the world for over 30 years with revelatory performances of Latin
Come out and celebrate Smile-A-Mile this February 25 at the 25th Anniversary Red Nose Ball! The event will be a black tie affair with a silent auction, live auction, seated dinner, live music and dancing! All funds raised support Smile-A-Mile’s year-round life-enriching programming for Alabama’s children who are battling cancer or who have overcome the