Your ultimate guide to the Alabama Theatre’s holiday film series this December

The theatre lobby always sports some of the most festive decorations in Birmingham! Photo via the Alabama Theatre

It’s Christmastime in the (Magic) City! One favorite Birmingham holiday tradition takes place every year at the Alabama Theatre. They’ll be playing holiday movies all month long in their stunning and historic venue.

It’s the perfect seasonal activity for coworkers, a memorable date night, or the whole family! Check out your ultimate guide to December at the Alabama Theatre right here.

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

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A magical time of year in a magical place. Photo via the Alabama Theatre

The Alabama Theatre is one of Birmingham’s amazing historic entertainment venues. Although it’s been hosting events in the Magic City for decades and decades, it’s been restored in recent years and is fully equipped as a cinema as well as a traditional theatre.


They host tons of events throughout the year, including films, concerts, and more. The Alabama Theatre is truly a Birmingham treasure—and what better time to experience it during the most wonderful time of the year? Here’s how.

NOTE: Some showings have sold out already, and those are omitted. These will continue to sell out, so be sure to get your tickets soon!

The Lineup: December 6-8

White Christmas

The Polar Express

  • Benefitting Kid One Transport
  • Saturday, December 7
  • 10AM
  • $12
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The Polar Express

  • Benefitting Kid One Transport
  • Saturday, December 7
  • 2PM
  • $12
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Miracle on 34th Street (1947)

Elf

The Lineup: December 9-15

It’s A Wonderful Life

Home Alone

Elf

A Christmas Story

Cartoon Matinee Triple Feature

  • A Charlie Brown Christmas, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, and How the Grinch Stole Christmas
  • Saturday, December 14
  • 2PM
  • $9
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It’s A Wonderful Life

White Christmas Sing-Along

Home Alone

The Lineup: December 16-22

It’s A Wonderful Life

Christmas Vacation

White Christmas

Elf

A Christmas Story

Christmas Vacation

Cartoon Matinee Triple Feature

  • A Charlie Brown Christmas, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, and How the Grinch Stole Christmas
  • Thursday, December 19
  • 2PM
  • $9
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Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

Die Hard

Miracle on 34th Street (1994)

White Christmas

Tickets are going fast, so be sure to get yours today! If you go enjoy a show, let us know by tagging us on social @BhamNow. Happy Holidays, Birmingham!