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

Jul 2: Birmingham Art Crawl


The Birmingham Art Crawl, an all-volunteer operated 501(c)3 nonprofit, is a monthly marketing event produced through partnerships among area businesses and residents to bring people to the cultural and historical center of the city and showcase Birmingham’s deep and energetic pool of creative talent. Art Crawl is the first Thursday of every month from 5 […]


Jul 3: Latin Dance Night at Iron City


Join in on the fun at Iron City’s Latin Dance Party on Friday, July 3. Doors will open at 9 p.m. with salsa lessons from 9:30 to 10:30 p.m. DJ Paco and a surprise guest DJ will be mixing your favorite Latin beats beginning at 10:30 p.m. $10 General Admission for ages 18+. Tables available for $30 […]


Jul 4: Thunder on the Mountain 2015


For decades, Thunder on the Mountain has been hailed as one of the largest and most extravagant Independence Day traditions in the state of Alabama—and this year will be no exception. On Saturday, July 4 at 9 p.m., Thunder on the Mountain 2015 will once again illuminate the skies above Birmingham’s beloved iron man, Vulcan. Free […]


Through Jul 7: William Arthur Wedding Card Set Sale at The Scribbler


William Arthur wedding reply card sets will be discounted 25% through July 17 with purchase of your wedding invitations. Orders of 100+ invitations qualify, and you can choose from most William Arthur wedding albums. (Invitations from the Truly album do not apply since they are already discounted.) Please call The Scribbler at 205.271.8135 for an […]


Jul 8: Mt Laurel Farmers Market


The Mt Laurel Farmers Market and Craft Fair brings the community together for a Saturday morning in the town center. On Saturday mornings,  Mt Laurel Town Center will be buzzing with the sounds of families, with the kids and dogs in tow, perusing the tents of local vendors. Local farmers and artisans bring a variety of goods, […]


Now through Aug 9: Between Fantasy and Reality: Frank Fleming


Between Fantasy and Reality takes a focused approach in exploring the early period of Alabama artist Frank Fleming. Fleming has been working as an artist in Alabama for over forty years and is best known for his large-scale bronze sculptures, many of which can be found across the city of Birmingham, including Five Points South, the […]


Enroll NOW: The ORIGINAL Fashion Camp with Wardrobe Stylist Tracy James of ChicMadeSimple


The ORIGINAL Fashion Camp with Wardrobe Stylist Tracy James of ChicMadeSimple “Because confidence never goes out of style.” 2015 Back to School Edition Where: Brookwood Village When: July 6-31 (see class breakdown below) Time: 9:30am-2:00pm each day Ages: 5-13 Cost: $65 per child, per day (includes etiquette lunch, graduation certificate, goodie bag & an entry to win […]


Jul 10: Fantasia and Friends


Don’t miss Fantasia as they are headed out on tour! The American Idol winner and eight time Grammy nominated Fantasia is coming to Birmingham. This concert will be held Friday, July 10 starting at 8 p.m. in the BJCC Concert Hall. For tickets, visit: Fantasia and Friends.


Jul 10 : Art on the Rocks


The Birmingham Museum of Art’s popular summer series Art On The Rocks, presented by Dale’s Seasoning, is back for its 11th season! Featuring the best of Birmingham culture, Art On The Rocks collaborates with local artists, downtown businesses, and breakthrough musical guests to offer three Friday nights of art, performances, giveaways, food, and drinks. On July […]


Jul 18-19: Sloss Music and Arts Festival


The Inaugural Sloss Music & Arts Festival is a two-day music and lifestyle event taking place at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark on Saturday July 18 and Sunday July 19. An event that will not only bring great music to Birmingham, but will also highlight the regional craft beer and specialty cocktail scene and focus […]


Jul 18: Mountain Brook Village Market Day

Mountain Brook Market Day

Mark your Calendar for the 14th Annual Market Day Saturday, July 18! Market Day is an annual merchant-centered event in Mountain Brook Village. Described as a European-style sidewalk and tent sale, it’s a giant one-day only 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. flea market with discounts up to 75% off.  Participating merchants often have music and other […]


Jul 19: Magic City Blues Society Battle of the Blues Bands

Battle of the Blues Bands

Time for all Blues musicians from around the state to enter the Magic City Blues Society – Battle of the Blues Bands sponsored by Iron City and Cathead Vodka. The winners will represent the Magic City Blues Society at the 32nd International Blues Challenge (IBC) in Memphis January 26-30, 2016 when winners from more than […]


Jul 30: Fifth Annual Taste of Birmingham


The Fifth Annual Taste of Birmingham, benefiting the Birmingham Boys Choir, features the nationally recognized cuisine of Birmingham’s top restaurants accompanied by refreshing drinks and entertainment at The Club. Enjoy award-winning music provided by the choir and great jazz. The evening is capped off by fireworks sparkling over the city lights. 6-9 p.m. For tickets, […]


Jul 31: Freshwater Land Trust’s Land Aid


Join the Freshwater Land Trust junior board for the seventh annual Land Aid featuring Nashville-based group Kopecky. Enjoy good music and good brews while supporting the Freshwater Land Trust’s efforts to conserve and protect open space and waterways throughout Central Alabama. Tickets are $25 in advance and $35 at the door. Doors open at 7 […]


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 […]