Birmingham’s “Christmas Tree” Building – the Regions Center (slideshow)

Regions Center Birmingham

One of Birmingham’s best traditions during the holiday season is the Christmas lighting designs on the Regions Center building.

Last year, Alabama Newscenter’s Mike Tomberlin interviewed John McGowan, the Regions Center building head of facilities about how tradition began and its history.

Check out the article:

Regions Center is Birmingham’s most visible sign of the holidays

This month, photographer Larry O. Gay captured for Bham Now’s readers these delightful photographs. We’ve put them in a slideshow to get you in the mood for the holiday season.  Enjoy!

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  • Longtime conservationist. Former Executive Director at the Alabama Environmental Council and Wild South. Publisher of the Bama Environmental News for more than 18 years. Career highlights include playing an active role in the creation of Alabama's Forever Wild program, Little River Canyon National Preserve, Dugger Mountain Wilderness, preservation of special places throughout the East through the Wilderness Society and the strengthening (making more stringent) the state of Alabama's cancer risk and mercury standards.