Almost everything you need for Halloween in Birmingham except a bag of candy

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Looking for that last minute Halloween haunted house to visit tonight or a “ghost” tour? Below is almost everything you need to get ready for tonight.

Have a verrrrry scarrrry night in the Magic City.

The best guide to Birmingham’s most spine-chilling haunted houses

Seeking a night of fright? Check out Birmingham’s most spine-chilling haunted houses!

The ultimate guide to Halloween parties and costume contests in Birmingham

Planning the ultimate Halloween costume but don’t know where to show it off? Then check out our ultimate guide to Halloween parties and costume contests happening in Birmingham.

Small business Monday – spotlight on Birmingham Ghost Walk

That chill in the air may be more than just a cold front.  According to Wolfgang Poe, owner of The Birmingham Historic Touring Company, downtown Birmingham is inhabited by a wide array of ghosts and spirits.  He tells all about his year round Ghost Walk in this week’s edition of Small business Monday!

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Wolfgang Poe, owner of The Birmingham Historic Touring Company. photo via Kristina O’Quinn for Bham Now
Keep an eye on that costume makeup for an allergy-free Halloween

Parents, we know you know the drill when it comes to keeping your kids safe.But, sometimes a friendly reminder helps keep awareness on the forefront. Especially on Halloween—a day and night that’s all about fun.

Can you name Alabama’s top 3 Halloween candies? The #1 ranked candy is … surprising? released this week their state by state rankings of the most popular Halloween candy in each state. The top ranked Halloween candies in Alabama? Drum roll please….

Top pumpkin patches around Birmingham

Cooler weather, changing colors, cozy sweaters and pumpkin spice everything. Fall is officially here! October brings lots of great activities to the magic city, but if you’re wanting a true fall experience, what could be better than a trip to the pumpkin patch? Here are some of the best patches around the ‘ham.

Pat Byington
Pat Byington

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.

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