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

Oct 31: Mystics of Mountain Brook Halloween Parade


A Halloween parade with the feel of Mardi Gras. Parade participants throw Mystics of Mountain Brook t-shirts, beads, stuffed animals and footballs to the huge crowd that lines the streets of Crestline Village. The parade has over 23 floats, the high school cheerleaders, a roller derby, and Mayor Terry Oden driving his antique fire truck. […]


Oct 1 – Nov 1: Sloss Fright Night


Prepare to be frightened! Sloss Furnace is said to be haunted, and is even listed as one of the top 100 places in the world for paranormal activity. During Sloss Fright Night, the furnace is transformed into three different trails. Cash only once on-site, but tickets can be ordered online in advance with credit cards. “The […]


Oct 3 – Nov 1: Atrox Factory


Want to really get your scare on? Then visit Atrox, The Southeast’s Largest Haunted Attraction, which boasts 40,000 all-indoor square feet of mayhem! This event is not recommended for children under 12. If mind-blowing terror and twisting turns with shocking surprises make your heart pound, visit for more information.


Oct 3 – Nov 1: Boo at the Zoo


Boo at the Zoo is one spooktacular event you won’t want to miss! This family-friendly, wear-your-costume event takes place 16 nights during the month of October. It’s a fun-filled way to enjoy the Halloween festivities, including trick or treating, train riding through the spooky night, plus many more attractions like gruesome golf and monster slide. Fun […]


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 […]


Nov 1: Puppaween


Come celebrate this joint event between Bama Bully Rescue and Dog Days in honor of National Pit Bull Awareness Day on November 1 from 1 to 4 p.m at Dog Days of Birmingham. Puppaween is a Halloween themed carnival where dogs, kids and adults are welcome and costumes encouraged for all of you! Admission is free. […]


Nov 6: Taste of Triumph


Taste of Triumph, a beer and wine tasting benefiting adults with developmental disabilities, will be November 6 at 5:30 p.m. at Iron City. The event will feature a silent and live auction, heavy hors d’oeuvres, and live music by the Jimmy and Laine Band. All proceeds from the event support adults with disabilities to live […]


Nov 7: Catherine Pittman Smith “Mountain Brook” Book Signing


Author and Mountain Brook native, Catherine Pittman Smith, has chronicled a photographic history of “Mountain Brook” that features more than 250 vintage images, capturing often forgotten by-gone times and bringing to life the people, places, and events that have defined our community. This book has heart, soul and lots of personality! It features the history […]


Nov 13: Birmingham Style Book Signing at Ex Voto


ExVoto Vintage is hosting an in-store Shop and Sign book signing for the release of Birmingham Style on November 13 from 4 to 6 p.m. Decorator Sarah Jernigan, whose work is featured in the book, will be in-store. Stop by to pick up your signed copy of Birmingham Style. For more information contact Ex Voto.


Nov 13: Smith’s Variety Annual Holiday Open House


The first 50 customer will get a gift card worth $5-$50, there will be numerous book signings, demonstrations, how-to’s & lots of refreshments such as wine, punch & yummy munchies! They will also have many LOCAL vendors present, and they will be personalizing ornaments & pottery for FREE. There will be drawings for great items […]


Nov 14: Chickadee’s Second Annual “Made in the South” Event


Join Chickadee for the Second Annual “Made in the South” Event featuring some of the South’s finest in home accents, food. jewelry and paper. Stop by for food and drinks as they promote local and regional vendors. Shop local! For more information email [email protected]


Nov 20-22: Market Noel


Market Noel is the Junior League of Birmingham’s (JLB) annual holiday market, a three-day shopping extravaganza that benefits the programs of the JLB. Market Noel raises money for the league’s community projects, serving women and children in the Birmingham area, in the areas of Education, Health, Financial Stability, and Safety and Crisis Intervention. See […]


Nov 22: Smith’s Variety 22d Annual PLAY DAY

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It’s the Smith’s Variety 22d Annual PLAY DAY! Bring the kids to the fun-filled day of toy testing! They will have lots of give-a-ways, product demonstrations and toys EVERYWHERE! They will also have Curious George & Golden Book’s Saggy Baggy Elephant as special guests! Saturday, November 22 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information visit


Dec 5-7: The Garden and Gun Jubilee!


We are going to the Garden & Gun Magazine Jubilee! Anyone else want to come? Check out the event here for info and tickets. Dates are Dec 5-7th in Charleston, SC. Spend some time doing something for yourself before the month of Decemeber gets into full swing. We are SO excited to go; join us!