May 10: The Barber Food Truck Rally

Mark your calendar for The Barber Food Truck Rally, which will take place in front of the Barber Museum on Saturday, May 10, from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. We will have eight food trucks as well as drink tents catering to you and dishing up fun for all.

Your $25 ticket covers five $3 food tickets and your museum admission to benefit Make-A-Wish Alabama. Additional food tickets will be available to purchase on the day of the event.1972395_10152362838055917_2120852964_n

Additional Happenings

Sept 7: Bride by Design Casting Call

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Casting call for brides-to-be who are looking to buy a one-of-a-kind custom made gown OR have an heirloom dress they’d like to alter/customize for a fun, new TLC wedding series. The show, Bride By Design, will pair brides-to-be with celebrity wedding dress designer Heidi Elnora who will bring each bride’s dream dress to life. How To Apply: Send an email to [email protected] with the […]


Sept 11-28: Beehive, The 60s Musical at VST


Virginia Samford Theater presents Beehive, the 1960’s musical revue created by the late Larry Gallagher runs chronologically from beehive hairdos and mini skirts to free flowing hair and hippie fashion. The music shifts dramatically as well, from early girl groups like the Chiffons, the Shirelles, the Supremes to the solo work of Janis Joplin, Tina […]


Sept 26: Western’s Fall Wine & Food Festival


Benefiting the Emmet O’Neal Library, Western’s Wine & Food Festival will be a fun filled evening at the Birmingham Zoo. From 6 to 9 p.m. numerous wine vendors will be offering over 650 wines for tasting and foods focusing on Alabama products prepared by the chefs from Jefferson State Culinary School. Enjoy Fox Valley crab […]


Sept 27: Crestline Rocks


Benefiting PreSchool Partners, this is an all day, village-wide event presented by Otey’s and Taco Mama. There will be live music from local bands, The Hams and Rollin’ In the Hay on the field across from the Emmet O’Neal Library plus activities such as Touch-a-Truck for the kids, and restaurant and store specials around the […]


Sept 27: Head Over Teal 5K & Family Fun Day


Support the Laura Crandall Brown Ovarian Cancer Foundation, whose mission is to help fund research to find a reliable diagnostic tool to detect ovarian cancer in its earliest stages and to raise awareness about the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer, by participating in this 5K run, 1 mile fun walk and day of family […]


Oct 2-5: Antiques an The Gardens

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Tickets on sale now for this years Antiques in the Garden benefitting the Birmingham Botanical Gardens.Antiques at The Gardens will feature Tastemakers who are regionally and nationally known architects, interior designers and landscape designers.Each designer will curate themed areas with goods selected from the best of Birmingham and other sources around the country.Come, shop and be […]


Oct 2-5: Antiques at The Gardens


Antiques at The Gardens is Birmingham’s premier antiques show, featuring Tastemakers and Dealers from across the U.S. The show is held in the Garden Center on Thursday from 1 – 5 p.m., Friday from 10 – 5 p.m., Saturday from 10 – 5 p.m. and Sunday from 11 – 3 p.m.


Oct 2: Shane Connolly at the BBG


The Red Diamond Lecture Series presents royal florist Shane Connolly. Tickets are $75 and include admission to Antiques at The Gardens and a copy of Connolly’s book. Lecture begins at 1 p.m.


Oct 2: Gala in the Gardens


Sterne Agee’s Gala in The Gardens is the black tie preview party for Antiques at The Gardens. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be catered by Kathy G. and Company and music will be provided by Atlanta Pleasure Band. Tickets are $150. Gala is from 6 to 11 p.m.


Oct 2: Tastebuds


Tastebuds – Define Your Style is presented by flower magazine, TAIGAN and Tammy Connor Interior Design. Young enthusiasts will join Editor Margot Shaw and featured speakers Paige Albright from PaigeAlbright Orientals and Jennifer Boles, author and blogger and creator of The Peak of Chic, who will share stories and tips to help define and express […]


Oct 3: Mario Buatta


The Red Diamond Lecture Series presents author and designer Mario Buatta. Tickets are $30 and include admission to Antiques at The Gardens. Lecture begins at 11 a.m.


Oct 5: Breakin’ Bread 2014


Birmingham Originals will host Breakin’ Bread 2014, The Local Flavor Festival at Railroad Park on Sunday, October 5 from 1-5 p.m. Breakin’ Bread, one of the state’s premier food and wine events, will feature samples from 40+ of Birmingham’s best independently-owned restaurants, along with wine and craft beer tastings. Over the years, Birmingham Originals has […]


Oct 11: Race for the Cure


The Susan G. Komen North Central Alabama Race for the Cure® is the largest 5K in the state of Alabama and will take place in Linn Park on October 11. The Race for the Cure gives everyone in the community the chance to make a difference in the lives of others and helps to provide […]


Oct 22 – Nov 2: Shop Save & Share


The Junior League of Birmingham is pleased to partner with Birmingham’s finest retailers to offer you the opportunity to both give and receive this fall. Purchase your Shop Save & Share card for a $40 donation and receive a 20% discount at our exciting list of retail partners. Your entire donation will support the over […]


Oct 22: Taste of Magic City

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M-POWER Ministries is kicking off the fourth annual Taste of Magic City presented by ProAssurance, Wednesday, October 22 at the official Launch Party. Starting at 6:30 p.m. at Little Savannah, attendees will enjoy a Southern-style menu featuring a grits bar, local veggie bar and piggy bar with pork belly, bacon and pork skins. Tickets are […]