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

Aug 28-30: Rick and Bubba Outdoor Expo


The Rick and Bubba Outdoor Expo is a weekend experience designed for outdoor enthusiasts of all kinds. The B.J.C.C. will be a destination August 28 – 30th for all things hunting, fishing, and the great outdoors! Come see and enjoy the top outdoor retailers and organizations in the country, nearly 200 exhibitors, autograph and photo […]


Aug 28-30: Sidewalk Film Festival


The 17th Annual Sidewalk Film Festival will be held August 28-30, 2015. Sidewalk Film Festival showcases the best in new, independent films. Narratives, documentaries, features, and short films are all featured at the festival, with a special spotlight on Alabama filmmakers. Alabama Theatre, 1817 Third Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35203. Friday, August 28 at 8 p.m, Saturday, August […]


Aug 2 – Aug 30 : Jazz in the Park


Everyone is encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets, and umbrellas to this family-friendly event and enjoy Jazz in the park! Food vendors are available; however, patrons are encouraged to bring their own food and beverages. For tickets:


Sept 1: India Hicks Fall 2015


India Hicks Fall 2015 Birmingham debut EXCLUSIVELY available September 1 at Ivory & White! Also, we will be pre-selling Antiques at the Gardens Gala and show tickets AND raffling off a year long subscription to Flower Magazine along with many more goodies! You will not want to miss this event!  Hosted by India Hicks Style Ambassador […]


Now through Sept 30: Journey to Space IMAX

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Through visually stunning imagery, and in collaboration with leading space experts, Journey to Space showcases the exciting plans NASA and the space community are working on and the challenges they must overcome to carry out missions, once considered science fiction, and now science fact, such as landing astronauts on Mars. The film calls attention to […]


Sept 3: Kid One Transport


The Kick Off Tailgate will be held at Avondale Brewing Company as North Carolina and South Carolina kick off the first game of the College Football Season. Join Kid One Transport in your team colors for Avondale Brew, BBQ, Raffle, and an opportunity to learn more about the new Kid One Junior Board. Tickets are […]


Sept 4: Bama Classic Collector Auction


Two big days of Classic Car Live Auction action in Birmingham, AL at the BJCC- Convention Center. Over 300+ classics of all makes and models expected to cross the auction block with top collectors from all over the U.S. Auction starts Friday at 12 p.m. and Saturday at 10 a.m. Advance General Admission tickets will […]


Aug 22: The 9th Annual Fairy Tale Ball


The Junior Board of Childcare Resources is pleased to host The 9th Annual Fairy Tale Ball on Saturday, August 22, 2015 in The Ballroom of the Cahaba Grand 3660 Grandview Parkway Birmingham, AL 35243.


Sept 7: Emmet O’Neal 50th Anniversary Family Night


On September 8th, come celebrate Emmet O’Neal’s 50th anniversary with a music-filled Family Night. Start with a picnic dinner on the lawn at 5:30 p.m., then stick around for the show at 6p.m. Presented by Emmet O’Neal Library at Emmet O’Neal Library (Mountain Brook)  


Sept 10: Gus Mayer Girl’s Night Out


Join Gus Mayer for Girls’ Night Out benefitting Children’s of Alabama on Thursday, September 10 from 4p.m. to 8p.m., with Tax Free Shopping all day. Enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and music while you shop the newest Fall fashions and the new color palettes from your favorite beauty brands. For every $10 you donate to The […]


Sept 11 & 12: Birmingham Art Walk


Artwalk is an arts festival that transforms Birmingham’s loft neighborhood into an arts district, featuring the work of more than 100 visual artists, live musicians, street performers, food and drink vendors, and children’s activities. The event is free to the public and in the last three years has become a much anticipated fall event drawing […]


Sept 11- Oct 4: Big Fish


September 11- October 4, a musical theatrical performance based on the Alabama-based story, Big Fish, will be on stage at the Red Mountain Theatre Company. The story centers on Edward Bloom, a traveling salesman who lives life to its fullest… and then some! Edward’s incredible, larger-than-life stories thrill everyone around him – most of all, his devoted […]


Sept 12: 6th Annual Head Over Teal 10k/5k


The Laura Crandall Brown Ovarian Cancer Foundation​ announces its 6th Annual Head Over Teal 10k/5k Family Fun Day to be held on September 12, 2015 at the Hoover Preserve Town Hall from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. A 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk will start at 9:00 a.m. Lots of family fun with free face painting, inflatables, […]


Sept 17: March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction


The 2015 Birmingham Signature Chefs Auction brings together top local chefs showcasing their culinary masterpieces, a generous sampling of fine wines, fabulous entertainment and a lively auction featuring one-of-a-kind packages, and you’ve got a perfect recipe for a Signature Chefs Auction event. For the past 20 years, this event helped raise important dollars for the […]


Sept 18: Zoo Gala 2015


On Friday, September 18, the Birmingham Zoo will host its largest annual fundraising event, ZooGala 2015, sponsored by IBERIABANK, a partner of the Birmingham Zoo since 2003. This annual affair will be held in the Zoo’s signature exhibit, Trails of Africa. Guests are invited to mingle and enjoy dinner and dessert by Kathy G. & […]


Sept 19: Monkey C Monkey 5K – Camp Smile-A-Mile


Saturday, September 19: Monkey C Monkey 5k and Fun Run, benefiting Camp Smile-A-Mile. Held at Homewood Park, Registration opens at 6:30a.m. and closes at 7:45a.m. 5k starts at 8:00a.m., Fun Run starts at 9:00a.m. Awards are at 9:45a.m. Finish line festivities and family events will be held in Homewood Central Park.  


Sept 20: The 4th Annual Trucks by the Tracks


The 4th Annual Trucks by the Tracks local food truck festival will be held on Sunday, September 20, 2015 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. This event has been increasingly popular over the years, with over 20,000 people attending in 2014! Railroad Park Foundation and the Railroad Park Jr. Board coordinate this event in an […]


Sept 24: Wild Game Cook-Off


Thursday, September 24th: Wild Game Cook-Off, benefiting Alabama Wildlife Federation. Held at Railroad Park, this event is from 6p.m. to 9p.m. Free for youth under 15!


Sept 25- Oct 4: Alabama Ballet at Home


The 2015-2016 season opens with Alabama Ballet At Home. With complimentary drinks, an affordable ticket and a more personal atmosphere, Alabama Ballet at Home is a great way to introduce friends and family to the excitement of live performance.  ALL Tickets $20. September 25-27 and October 2-4, 2015. Alabama Ballet Center for Dance.  


Sept 25: The Russian Grand Ballet


The Russian Grand Ballet is pleased to announce the performance of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s “Swan Lake” in Birmingham, on Friday, Sept. 25 at The Alabama Theatre, with the show beginning at 7 p.m. Tickets are available now and can be purchased through Ticketmaster or in person at the Alabama Theatre box office, which will open at 5:30 p.m. the day of […]


Oct 1-4: Antiques at the Gardens


Antiques at the Gardens, benefiting Birmingham Botanical Gardens 2015 will be October 1 – 4. The Antiques at The Gardens Show is known for exceptional quality and integrity. There will be outstanding antiques exhibitors will exhibit furniture, art, porcelain, jewelry, silver, rugs and more. For more information:


Oct 3 – Fiesta presented by McDonald’s


FIESTA presented by McDonald’s kicks off its 13th year with a Celebration of Every Taste on Saturday, October 3rd from Noon until 10:00 p.m. at Linn Park in Birmingham, AL. Alabama’s premiere Hispanic culture festival will bring an exciting line up of Hispanic and Lation entertainment, cultural awareness and family fun to this year’s event. […]