May brings loads of fun Birmingham events. Check out the fundraisers, concerts, festivals and cook-offs to enjoy this month! Image: Dori Boyd Images
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You’ll be dancing in your seat the moment the Red Mountain Theatre Company begins its performance of the Tony and GRAMMY Award-winning Broadway hit Dreamgirls! This powerhouse musical celebrates R&B in the 1960s with a Motown-inspired score, iconic references and a moving look behind the scenes in the entertainment world. Follow the up-and-coming girl group as
Peter Nappi will be hosting a Bonnaroo Works Fund (BWF) fundraiser with a live performance by Margo Price. Our giveaway is for a chance to win two VIP passes to Bonnaroo, tickets to the fundraiser and concert + a Peter Nappi gift certificate! Enter to win! First prize: Travel to Nashville & accommodations for two (up to $1,000 reimbursed) and
The SEC Baseball Tournament features the top 12 collegiate baseball teams from the Southeastern Conference and will be held at the Hoover Metropolitan Stadium for the 20th consecutive year. Seeds 5-12 will meet in a single elimination format on the opening day of the tournament, followed by traditional double-elimination play Wednesday through Friday. The tournament will
Start Memorial Day weekend off right with the Brasfield & Gorrie BBQ Cook-Off! On May 25, from 4 to 7 p.m., teams will face off to earn the title of “Best Barbecue” in Birmingham. Hosted by Brasfield & Gorrie, this outdoor street festival will feature competing grill teams, live music, food trucks and a kids’ zone
Come out to the Cahaba Brewing Company on May 27th for the 7th Annual Salsa Showdown Presented by Alagasco, a tasty fundraiser benefiting Sidewalk Film Festival! They’ll have salsa, guac, queso, and specialty dip tastings from restaurants across Alabama. Plus activities for all ages – live entertainment, kids’ activities, piñata smashes, and a hot pepper eating contest. For more
Hot Rod Circuit makes music for those times when you feel most alive. Whether that moment is during heartache or while driving down the road, Hot Rod Circuit, Vagrant Records debut and third full length, Sorry About Tomorrow, fits just about any moment it may be needed for. Catch them this May 28 at Saturn!
Every Saturday, April 8 through December 9, the Market at Pepper Place moves outside to make room for local farmers and food producers. In addition to farmers in the big parking lot, the market will feature artists and musicians and will spread down 29th Street and into the Martin Biscuit Parking Lot next to Cantina Tortilla Grill
¡NUEVOlution! is a large-scale, bilingual, multi-dimensional, interactive exhibition that uses personal stories to examine the complex stories of Latinos in the South. The exhibition is the product of a three-year collaboration led by Levine Museum of the New South (LNS) (Charlotte, NC) in partnership with the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute and the Atlanta History Center.
Come out to Regions Field this year for the 22nd Annual Rickwood Classic. This is a day filled with baseball celebrations, ceremonies and games! This year, they will celebrate the Birmingham baseball teams of the 1950s so come dressed in your best 1950s attire to show your support! For more information, visit rickwoodclassic.com.
Founded by Nashville native and fourth generation Tennessean, Chris Thomas, MADE SOUTH brings together the best Southern makers, producers, craftsmen, artisans and more for its events held across the Southeast. Thomas works to curate the best goods found south of the Mason-Dixon line to show at these two-day events that bring together craftsmanship, food, drink,
Stressing over your summer wardrobe? Never fear! From beach cover-ups and shorts to staple jewelry and undergarments, Megan has your style solutions! Image: Instagram
Here are five reasons, some perhaps unexpected, that you really need a straw bag! Image: Tuckernuck
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Make this Cuban pork in the slow cooker and you’ll have an instant hit!
This elegant Kentucky home is so much more than furniture and decor. Interior designer Lee W. Robinson has filled each room with intricate details, making this house a masterpiece.
Architect Bill Ingram has a talent like no other, and his work is undeniably breathtaking. We’re excited to introduce you to him … you’ll quickly see why he’s our latest Interior Designer Crush!
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Every day, Remedios Perez sets aside fear to be an example of courage for her daughter, fighting for social justice with intelligence, guts and grace.
Whether boosting her clients’ confidence, giving to local charities or preparing to adopt a child, this salon owner is a dynamic change-maker. Meet Beth Doyle, today’s FACE of Birmingham!