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Birmingham Neighborhood Guide
This Birmingham neighborhood guide will help you navigate the different sections of Birmingham whether you are looking to move or simply trying to discover more about your city! With different school districts, utilities and water rights, the neighborhoods within Birmingham are set up more like mini-cities which may be a broader scope than what you typically think defines a neighborhood. Learn more about all these areas right here.
Escape the daily grind and spend a day shopping, eating and walking the trails in the beautiful town of Mt Laurel.
There’s nothing we love more than our favorite football rivalry, so we’ve taken this age-old feud to the streets of Auburn and Tuscaloosa to size each college town up. Who wins? You be the judge!
Auburn has experienced a boom in recent years, with new boutiques and eateries infusing local flavor into the rich culture of the college town. Let’s take a tour!
Tuscaloosa is growing in acclaim for its incredible cuisine and small-town charm. Check out our guide to where to eat, stay and play in T-Town!
Hattie B’s Hot Chicken, made famous in Nashville, is now heating up the tastebuds of chicken fans in the Magic City.
If you love fresh, local produce, artisan crafts, delicious eats and family-friendly fun, then bookmark this article — it’s your ultimate guide to Birmingham farmers markets.
Central Park landscape architect F.L. Olmsted’s sons, talented designers in their own right, once designed a green space for downtown Birmingham — and it is finally becoming a reality.
In addition to movies, Birmingham’s new drive-in — the Coyote Drive-In & Canteen — offers craft beer and wine, tasty eats, a kids’ zone and live music. See how the American classic is making a comeback!
This classic American eatery has been serving up crowd-pleasing favorites in a nostalgic setting for 109 years. Check out The Bright Star!
Hidden in the lush greenery along our waterways and back roads, Alabama’s covered bridges give us intriguing glimpses into our local history.
Experience a day of shopping, dining and overall small-town charm, less than 30 minutes away from Birmingham. Take a look at Old Town Helena!
Historic Mooresville stirs the imagination and the soul with its abundance of natural beauty and rich history. Step into this quiet village and be transported!
This bucolic state park features rustic cabins, rich history and picturesque trails in a charming, woodsy setting. Check out all that Tannehill has to offer!
The brand-new Fancy’s on 5th is serving up fresh oysters, decadent burgers and big personality in a casual, cool setting in the heart of Avondale.
Birmingham’s once-forgotten Theatre District is making its rich history and bright future known with restored buildings and exciting ventures!
Offering an inventive menu with global panache, Sky Castle Gastro Lounge is a retro-chic nod to Lakeview’s past through a thoroughly modern lens. Check it out!
From lattes and mochas to iced coffees and espressos, get your java on at these 14 neighborhood coffee shops in Birmingham!
With its world-renowned artists and collectors, award-winning epicures, entrepreneurs, Southern charm and natural beauty, Leeds is truly worth a visit!
These Birmingham craft breweries that started as humble home-brewing operations are now dynamic engines for local revitalization and growth. Let’s meet the brains behind the gourmet brews!
Do you need some gorgeous greenery for your luscious landscape? Perhaps you need a swinging bed, antique art, waterworks or recreational retreats to enliven your outdoor spaces. Check out the beautiful backyard touches in this Greystone Crest home for some inspiring ideas!
Second Avenue North is a thriving community of loft dwellers, students, businesspeople, artists and entrepreneurs. They embrace creativity, forward motion and diversity, and you can see it in the unique shops, bustling bars and creative culinary hubs. Check out this lively and fun neighborhood!
Little Free Libraries are popping up all over the place. For those who have wondered what’s with the little houses filled with books, here’s the backstory and how you can get an LFL in your community. Image credit: BookusBinder via Flickr CC
The old-world charm of one of Birmingham’s most historic districts is returning through a vibrant community dedicated to the success of this hip little haven. Check out these Avondale establishments—and the fearless entrepreneurs behind them—that should make any Birminghamian proud.