A new venue and new race course are in store for this year’s Rumpshaker 5K and 1 mile fun run! Join Rumpshaker at Regions Field on March 25, 2017 for the 9th Annual Rumpshaker 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run. Since 2009, the Rumpshaker 5K has raised almost a million dollars to promote awareness about
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The Mystery of Love & Sex, by Bathsheba Doran, is an unexpected love story about where souls meet and the consequences of growing up. Charlotte loves Jonny…and Claire. When it comes to love & sex, there are secrets galore. Deep in the American South, Charlotte and Jonny have been best friends since they were nine.
A trio of adventurers’ quest to experience America’s wildest, most historic and most naturally beautiful places becomes the ultimate off-trail adventure in MacGillivray Freeman Films’ National Parks Adventure, narrated by Academy Award winner Robert Redford. The film takes audiences soaring up exposed rock faces, hurtling down steep mountain cliffs and exploring other-worldly realms found within America’s most legendary outdoor
Anyone looking for fresh Alabama produce this season will now be able to find it at the first ever Winter Farmers Market at Pepper Place, opening Saturday, January 28th, from 8 a.m. until 12 p.m., inside the Pepper Place Pop-Up, 2825 2nd Avenue South in downtown Birmingham. The Winter Market will be held every Saturday,
When the biggest highlight in your life for the past 30 years has been your weekly bridge night out with the “girls,” what do you do when one of your foursome inconveniently dies? If you’re Connie, Leona, and Millie, three southern ladies from Birmingham, you do the most daring thing you’ve ever done. You “borrow”
Donizetti’s perennial hit comedy returns to Opera Birmingham’s stage for the first time in over a decade, on March 24 and 26, featuring a cast of Alabama-based artists. This romantic comedy centers around a poor farmer in love with a beautiful woman who is clearly out of his league, as he plans to woo her with
Freestylin’ is a new way to do Zoo Camp! Campers will have the freedom choose their activities throughout the day. A few options might include Zoo hikes, games, ride the train, carousel or slide, create crazy crafts, see an animal show or relax and watch a movie! Freestylin’ is designed for your camper by your
The 2017 Alabama Asian Cultures and Food Festival will be held on Saturday, April 1, 2017, from 10:30 am (opening ceremony) until 4:00 pm at the Zamora Shrine Temple (3521 Ratliff Road, Irondale, AL 35210). Come and support the Foundation and its goals through your attendance and purchases, meet people from different cultures, learn to understand cultural
Join The Summit this April 1 for the 2nd annual Fido Fest! An event to benefit Hand in Paw and The Greater Birmingham Humane Society on 11 AM- 3 PM with live music, pet adoptions, dog makers and artists, balloon art, face painting and more! The event will take place in the parking lot area near
Join the Rotaract Club of Birmingham and area young professionals for their annual gala, The Foundation Ball. The 2017 Foundation Ball will be held at Haven Event Space on Saturday, April 1st beginning at 8 p.m. They will be celebrating and focusing on the Foundation’s 10 year anniversary as they highlight two signature service projects and
The 6th Annual Sozo Children Run for a Reason will take place this Saturday, April 1st 2017. The theme of this event is “Run for a Reason,” meaning 100% of the proceeds raised will be used to “sozo” (save or rescue) vulnerable children in Uganda, East Africa. This race will be a 5K through the heart of
Stop Kiss by Diana Son is a poignant comic drama about two young ladies that meet in 1998 New York City and develop a deep and moving relationship until a sudden event changes their lives forever. A well-crafted story that moves from laugher to sorrow without missing a beat. A contemporary play that points out
¡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.
Created by the renowned Scitech in Perth, Australia, Going Places is an interactive science exhibition that explores the technology humans have developed for travel. If you have ever wanted to pilot an airship, ride on a hovercraft, or control traffic in a city, now is your big chance! Express Oil Change and Tire Engineers, a Birmingham-based
Join the Samford Arts Wright Center this April 6 for a live multimedia spectacular that takes you on a musical journey through the life and times of the world’s most celebrated band. This stunning Broadway show takes you back in time with the legendary foursome delivering a note-for-note theatrical event that is the next best
Join StyleBlueprint Client Success Representative, Bailey Torkelson and City Editor, Lauren Helmer at Pizitz Food hall this April 6 as we judge the April Birmingham Art Crawl! This ARTstravaganza edition will feature local artists, artisans, and performers exhibiting and selling works in some of downtown’s finest establishments! From 5-9pm, discover the amazing talent of local
In conjunction with the 28th Annual Brent Newman Memorial Egg Drop, Vulcan Park and Museum will host its inaugural Drink and Drop adult egg drop competition and cocktail reception. Science minded teams and individuals can try your hand at the classic elementary student competition by keeping an egg protected after dropping it from the top of Vulcan’s 124-foot pedestal.
The 14th annual Trails & Trilliums Festival will take place April 7, 8 & 9 at the Monteagle Sunday School Assembly. It’s an important fundraiser for the Friends of South Cumberland State Park, supporting Tennessee’s largest state park, and the Friends’ most popular event of the year. Art, hiking, gardening and shopping are combined for
Enjoy live music from the Swamp Poppas and Cajun favorites such as gumbo, jambalaya, po’boys, shrimp and grits, and bread pudding prepared by cook-off competitors. Event benefits Girls Inc. of Central Alabama, which inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold! The event will be held at the Railroad Park this April 8 from
More than 20 of Birmingham’s finest mobile eating and business establishments will gather at the 2nd annual Spring Food Truck Rally. Live musical entertainment by Jesse Payne, children’s activities and amazing food make this event as season favorite. Bham Food Trucks is a coalition, which represents trailers, food trucks and other mobile-based businesses in the Greater
Celebrate the arrival of Spring with us at the Grand Bohemian Gallery! On Thursday, April 13th we’ll toast the arrival of our favorite season with wine, art & live music in the sculpture garden! Local artist and musician, Sarah Mason will be performing while local artist Bob Marinich works on a new animal painting (he will also
Wine Women & Shoes has exploded across North America in the last decade, producing more than 300 fabulous fashion events that have helped net an impressive $44 million for our nonprofit partners. WW&S events are fun, festive, and full of feminine soul—community celebrations that bring women together around fine wine, great style, and causes that matter!
The 8th Annual Mutt Strut: Dog-Friendly 5k & 1 Mile fun Run Presented by Vet Eye Care in Memory of Christopher Nelms is set for Saturday, April 15, 2017 at the UAB Campus Green. Start on UAB’s beautiful campus green and run, jog, or strut by Good People Brewing Company, Regions Field, Railroad Park, Magic City Rotary
Jubilee Joe’s Annual Crawfish Boil is an authentic celebration of the Louisiana Cajun culture with a focus on family friendly fun. This festive event includes live musical entertainment, the much-celebrated Crawfish Eating Contest and the ultra-competitive kid’s Crawfish Race. Each year, event proceeds benefit a local charity and we are honored to support a Cure
Please join the Junior League of Birmingham for “Bargain Bash” – an evening of exclusive access to all the merchandise that will be sold at Bargain Carousel, a 1000-family garage sale taking place on April 29-30 benefitting the Junior Board. Enjoy fabulous food and tasty beverages from local businesses, incredible auction items and private shopping
The 2017 Girls on the Run Birmingham 5K will be held on Saturday, April 29 at 8:30am. The downtown course is flat and fast so you can set your best record as you run alongside 350 girls who will train all spring for this moment! The 3.1 mile loop will include many cheer stations to keep
Chucks & Tux is slated as one of Birmingham’s most highly anticipated social affairs designed to attract a diverse mix of party goers that include members of the philanthropic community, civic leaders, & young and seasoned professionals. Guests are encouraged to wear Chuck Taylor Converse sneakers along with their formal attire to match the distinct flare
Birmingham was recently listed on Zagat’s prestigious rankings of the “26 Hottest Food Cities of 2016.” The backbone of the culinary industry in Birmingham that supports that ranking is James Beard award winner Chef Frank Stitt, among many other culinary talents in the area. Many of those chefs, including Stitt, call Five Points South home
The 2nd Annual Kickin’ it for Kids: Family Kickball Tournament is April 29th! Join us for an event that kicks in to help provide Foster Care for children in our community through Lifeline Children’s Services. Play, sponsor or cheer, but don’t miss out on the fun! For more information, visit lifelinechild.org.