Fall has arrived in Birmingham! Here are this season’s best pumpkin patches, hayrides, fall festivals and family-friendly fun. Happy October!
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Get into the Halloween spirit at the Caliber Home Loans-Birmingham Trick or Trot 5K Costume Run benefiting Kid One Transport on October 19th at Back Forty Birmingham. The event includes a costume contest, post-race food and two beers for adults 21 & up. Runners of all ages, strollers and pets are welcome! Costumes are not
Birmingham’s most anticipated food and drink festival is back for their 17th year! Birmingham Originals will host their annual Breakin’ Bread event at Pepper Place on October 20! Festival attendees will enjoy food samplings from local chefs, sip on craft beer and wine and peruse the Makers’ Market comprised of southern craftsmen. There will also
If you love art and music and like to spend time in a beautiful relaxing park on a Sunday, this event was made for you! The 26th annual Handmade Art Show and Pickin’ in the Park has teamed up for the free fall event held on October 20th at Homewood Central Park from 10am to
Over the last 20 years, M-POWER Ministries has impacted thousands in their dedicated mission to help people develop tools to combat poverty. On October 24, attend the “Taste for the 20th” at the Theodore to celebrate M-POWER Ministries and all who have contributed to their brilliant work. This event will include a sit-down dinner featuring
Hosted by Best Friends of Shelby Humane – Boos, Brews & 4 Legs Too will be a SPOOKY and SCARY night…. just kidding, it will be cute pets in Halloween costumes! Bring your pup out for chance to win amazing prizes or find your new family member from the adoptable pets from Shelby Humane that
Mark your calendars on Friday, October 25 for the 23rd Annual Pig Iron BBQ Challenge, one of Birmingham’s oldest BBQ competitions. Corporate cooking teams compete to be the BEST in meat, sauce and tent decorating categories. Hosted by the City of Hoover at the Hoover Met RV lot, crowds of over 8,000 come to enjoy
Grab your cowboy boots and head on down to the BJCC on October 26 for a night of country music! Eric Church, a singer-songwriter born in Granite Falls, North Carolina, has made a name for himself in country music since releasing his first album in 2006. Sway and sing along to iconic hits like “Drink
There’s nothing like a football showdown in the Magic City! Join official ambassador Shaq at the biggest football event in Birmingham – the Magic City Classic, featuring Alabama A&M vs. Alabama State. Prior to kick-off there will be a parade, pep rally, block party and tailgating for fans to enjoy. Stick around after the champion
Are you ready for a HOWLING good time? You don’t want to miss Howls & Growls at Haven in the Lakeview district of Birmingham, AL! Howls & Growls will be a thrilling good time including local food trucks, a spooktacular costume contest where the winner takes home a CASH prize totaling $1,500.00 for all three
Event: 10/15/2019 to 12/31/2019 Dates and times for the pop-ups can be found on their websites and Instagram accounts, @carriepittmanart and @william_mcclure. Location: Pittman’s pop up will be at 1829 29th Ave S. Homewood, 35209, and McClures’s pop up will be at 2229 2nd Ave N, Birmingham, 35203. The ornaments are $42, and 75-100% of the
For this month’s FINDS, we’re showcasing easy ways to spruce up your space and a few items that give back. Take a look!
We’re always adding new items to SB Shop! Here’s a roundup of a few of our favorite recent additions.
In an unassuming shopping center in the outskirts of West Homewood, The Great Wall Chinese Restaurant has been serving three generations of loyal customers. But they’ve also been keeping a secret — a secret Szechuan menu. Find out what you’ve been missing!
Here’s a food diary: seven days of dinners that StyleBlueprint’s Founder, Liza Graves, put together to inspire us to think beyond recipes and whip up some dinners quickly — and without a lot of clean up!
Inspired by nature and skilled at creating artfully layered spaces, Melanie Pounds of Melanie Pounds Interior Design and Patina shares some gorgeous projects, insider tips and more. Meet our latest interior designer crush.
Considering a bathroom renovation? We have the inspiration you’re looking for. Check out these 10 amazing bathrooms, each created by some of the South’s top designers.
Indianapolis is an unexpectedly delightful destination that’s perfect for a family weekend getaway. Here’s where to stay, eat and play. Image: Cody Bailey
Family traditions sew strong family bonds. Forge a new family tradition this year by taking part in Gatlinburg’s Winterfest, the perfect way to experience the holiday season!
Meredith Calhoun and Becca Impello realized the need to take a deep breath and find our sense of calm — even as we work. Their cutting-edge coworking concept, Practice Works, is the first of its kind and offers Birminghamians a working, event and educational facility with a focus on mindful living.
Brown recluse spiders live in many homes in the south and central US, but most of us rarely see them. As cooler months approach, we give you some tips for avoiding brown recluse bites, next steps if your home is infested and two cautionary tales from people greatly affected by these pests.