The Holidays are just around the corner. Its fun to give unique gifts that will be remembered and appreciated. Finding that perfect gift that is locally made by an artisan or manufacturer from Alabama just got a bit easier.
Alabama Sawyer, a Birmingham furniture company wins Garden & Gun’s 2017 Made in the South Award. Alabama Sawyer received the “Home” category award and also the “Overall” category award, which carries a $10,000 prize.
Its almost that time of year again! Whether you shout War Eagle or Roll Tide, Birmingham loves the Iron Bowl! Here are a few great places in Birmingham to watch Alabama and Auburn go head to head, on Sat, Nov. 25. Continue reading “Birmingham Iron Bowl watch-party venues and specials”
AT&T unveiled the Alabama African-American History Calendar for 2018. The calendar will be a tribute to these Alabamians and a valuable inspirational resource for educators and parents.
Meet some Magic City Cats of Instagram!
We love dogs too…and Birmingham martinis, and architecture, and Birmingham characters! Every week Bham Now will share top Bham ‘Instaham’ posts. Meanwhile, check out these cool cats!
Aldi, German owned discount grocer, is opening its second Birmingham store. The new store on 280 will be the ninth one in the metro area. Bham Now shares some great Aldi shopping “hacks” just in time for holiday shopping.
There’s a new race in town! Magic Moments and Children’s of Alabama are proud to announce the inaugural BHM26.2 race series coming to Birmingham on Sunday, April 15, 2018. Continue reading “Magic Moments and Children’s of Alabama announce the inaugural BHM26.2 race”
It seems fitting that Birmingham, home of so many college campuses, and the first place to celebrate Veterans Day, will have two programs honoring veterans, and exploring our country’s military campaigns and the history surrounding them. Continue reading “Birmingham Public Library Archives presents two WWI events in November”
Being somewhat new to Birmingham, I find out interesting things about this city nearly daily. I bet YOU knew that Birmingham is the home of the country’s very first Veterans Day Parade.
A beautiful Autumn weekend in Hoover, at Moss Rock Eco-festival.
Just about everyone has their go-to sandwich. Whether the childhood staple of PB & J, the comfort of a grilled-cheese, the classic BLT, to the more exotic, gourmet sandwiches popping up on menus, everyone has a favorite. On WORLD SANDWICH DAY, we take a closer look at this convenient food choice we all take for granted. Continue reading “World Sandwich Day, a few Birmingham sandwich shops in honor of favorite easy meal”
The historic, 90-year-old Birmingham Theatre has won a $120,000 preservation grant to create a replica of the missing “Alabama” sign on 18th Street!
By now you might have visited the new Whole Foods Market in Hoover, or stopped in at the Whole Foods in Mountian Brook. Good news! Whole Foods is hiring up to 6,000 workers nationwide on their National Hiring Day Nov 2.
The first weekend in November come and see what Moss Rock Festival is all about!
November 4 & 5, grab your family and friends and discover the eco-creative festival. It’s a hybrid experience with nature, smart-living, art + design at its core…plus there’s great food and music. The weather is supposed to be perfect…perfect for a day outside enjoying this event!
Every child is excited about Halloween. At Children’s of Alabama some extra effort is made so that hospitalized children can participate in festivities.