A brownie bar, a diamond showcase, an art opening and more this weekend in Birmingham, Feb. 7-9
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Peep These Homes
The sun is supposed to make a mini appearance this weekend. What better way to enjoy it than peeping these open houses around Birmingham.
Love and Learn
Love working with special needs children and/or teaching religious education? Then put this wonderful event on your must-attend list. Register for Shepherds Ministry Training at Asbury UMC on Saturday, Feb. 9 at 10AM and learn valuable info like behavior management, how to have loving/construction convos and more. Sign up.
“Bling bling…that’s the goddess in me”
Diamond on the brain? Must be getting close to Valentine’s Day. Go gah-gah over starburst pendants, engagements ring and more during the Diamonds Direct Gabriel + Co. showcase on Feb. 7-8.
Run, Forest, Run!
Hit the track this weekend during the AHSAA Indoor Track Championship on Feb. 7-8 at Birmingham-Crossplex. These track stars are roadrunner fast. Don’t zone out or you’ll miss ’em as they whiz by. Tickets.
School IS cool!
Especially Highlands School. If you’re seeking top-notch education or your kiddos, check out the Winter Open House—Sunday, Feb. 9 at 2PM. It’s free to attend, but registering is a must!
While you’re at it, sign up for Experience Highlands Day on Tuesday, Feb. 18 for a morning your child will never forget!
Find out why Randall Porter is ready to slay the weekend in Now the Weekend’s Video Edition.
All Weekend Long—February 7-9
World of Wheels @ The BJCC. Fri. 3-9PM, Sat. 10AM-9PM, Sun. 10AM-6PM. $5-$20. Kids under 5 – FREE. Tickets.
Guitar: The Instrument That Rocked The World @ McWane Science Center. Fri. 9AM-5PM, Sat. 10AM-6PM, Noon-6PM. $8-$20. Tickets.
Right or Privilege? Alabama Women & the Right to Vote Exhibit @ Vulcan Park & Museum. 10AM-6PM. FREE-$6.
Friday & Saturday—February 7-8
Diamonds Direct Gabriel & Co. Showcase @ Diamonds Direct. Fri. 10AM-7PM, Sat. 10AM-6PM.
Girl Scout Cookie Pairing @ Ferus Artisan Ales. 3:30-6PM.
Sake Tasting + Food Pairing with Ben Reed from Pinnacle Import @ The Vintage Wine Shoppe. 5-6:30PM. FREE.
Wine with Patrick + The Recipe Food Truck @ Hop City. 5-7PM.
Fantastic Friday Tasting @ Classic Wine Company. 5-7PM.
AMOR Night Out @ The Pizitz Food Hall. 5-8PM. FREE.
Art After 5: A Night in Wakanda @ Birmingham Museum of Art. 5-9PM.
My Heart Through Art @ Liz Lane Gallery. 6-8PM.
Bards & Brews Open Mic @ Birmingham Improv Theatre. 6-9PM.
Valentine’s Wine, Food and Dessert Pairing @ Cat-n-Bird Winery. 6:30-9:30PM. $40. Tickets.
Cupid Crawl @ Lakeview Bham. 6:30-11PM. 21+.
Tea and Taro @ Books, Beans and Candles. 7-8:45PM. FREE.
Echoes of Yesterday Exhibit @ Studio 2500. 7-9PM. $10. Kids 13 and under – FREE.
One Small Step: A Night of Courageous Conversation @ Alys Stephens Center. 7-9PM. $15. Tickets.
Adult Game Night 2020 @ Iron City. 7PM-1AM. 21+. $10.
Earthbound @ The Upstairs at Avondale. 8-10PM. $5. Tickets.
Vulcan’s Underpants @ Urban Standard. 8-10PM.
Gigi Scott and Trouble Town Live @ DanielDay Gallery. 8-11PM. $10.
Phoenix Ball 2020 @ The Theodore. 9PM. $65-$75. Tickets.
Funny Free Fridays @ Good People Brewing Co. 9-10:30PM. FREE.
Silent Party @ Alabama Daiquir Bar. 9PM-Midnight. $10. Tickets.
Mr. Microphone Parachute Karaoke @ Saturn. 9PM-1:30AM. FREE.
Earthbound Upstairs @ Avondale Brewing Co. 9PM-1:30AM.
Raquel Lily, Tragic City @ The Nick. 10PM. 21+. $10. Tickets.
Shepherds Ministry Training @ Asbury UMC. 10AM. FREE. Register.
Rapunzel & the Rabbit @ Birmingham Children’s Theatre. 10AM & Noon. $8-$15. Tickets.
Community of Readers: How Little Billy Learned to Play @ Birmingham Civil Rights Institute. 10AM-4PM. FREE.
National Hook Up of Black Women Author Fair @ Birmingham Civil Rights Institute. 10AM-4PM. FREE.
Valentine’s High Tea Event @ The Mercantile by Miller. 10AM-5PM.
Brownie Bar @ Simply Infused Olive Oil Shop. 11AM-3PM.
Beehive Baking Co. Pop Up @ Dreamers Supply Co. Noon.
Yappy Hour with Straight to Ale, Fetch & Mama Bully Rescue @ Hop City. 2-4PM.
Kisses for a Cause – Valentine’s Photo Booth @ Hand in Paw. 2-4PM.
A Night at the Oscars benefiting Mitchell’s Place @ The Theodore. 6-11PM. $200+ Tickets.
Wes Carter Art Opening @ East Village Arts of Birmingham. 7-10PM.
Babes Who Wine & Dine – Valentine’s Day Edition @ Rojo. 7-10PM. 21+.
Universal Sigh @ Ghost Train Brewing Co. 7-10PM. FREE.
Cabaret: Benefiting the Birmingham Holocaust Education Center @ Virginia Samford Theatre. 7:30-10:30PM. $100. Tickets.
Mystery Mingle Meet & Greet @ The Woolworth. 8-11PM. 21+.
Bob Marley Tribute & Birthday Celebration @ B.O.S.S. Ultra Bar & Lounge. 8PM-2AM. $10. Tickets.
2nd Annual Birmingham Beatdown @ Brennan’s Irish Pub. 9:30PM-12:30AM. $10.
Warren Amos & Mandi Rae Sunday Brunch @ Avondale Common House. 11AM-3PM.
Music of Grateful Dead for Kids @ Saturn. 11:30AM-12:30PM. $12. Tickets.
Sober Sunday Tastings @ LeNell’s Beverage Boutique. Noon-9PM. FREE.
Wildlife Program: Ruffner Raptors @ Ruffner Mountain. 1-2PM. FREE. Register.
Winter Open House @ Highlands School. 2PM. FREE. Register.
BHM Wellness Passport: Launch Party @ Pepper Place. 2-4PM.
Max Russell & The ShakeDown Kings @ DanielDay Gallery. 2-6PM. $15.
Community Potluck: Plant/Witchy/Art Exchange @ East Village Arts of Birmingham. 5PM. FREE.
Family Night @ The Woolworth. 5-7PM.
Open Jam Night @ Crestwood Tavern. 6-10PM.
Big Hollywood Awards Show Watch Parry @ Sidewalk Cinema. 6-10:30PM.
Feb. 3-May 10: Guitar: The Instrument That Rocked The World @ McWane Science Center. $8-$20. Tickets.
Feb.3-Jan. 2021: Right or Privilege? Alabama Women & the Right to Vote Exhibit @ Vulcan Park & Museum. 10AM-6PM. FREE-$6.
Feb. 11: Wine & Dine, Valentine: A Delicious Meal for a Worthy Cause @ EastWest Kitchen & Bar. $100. $25% off when you buy 2+ tickets.
Feb. 10-23: Porgy + Bess @ RMTC Cabaret Theatre. Thurs-Sat 7:30PM, Sat-Sun 2PM. $19+. Tickets.
Feb. 14-16: Mercedes-Benz Marathon Weekend @ Boutwell Auditorium & Railroad Park. Expo and Packet Pickup – Fri., Noon-7PM & Sat., 8:30AM–6PM; Runs – Sat., 8AM & 10AM; Relay – Sun., 7:30AM. $35-$275. Register.
Feb. 15: Big Machines Day @ McWane Science Center. 10AM-4PM. General Admission/Price Varies. Tickets.
Feb. 15, 16, 22: Bunnicula @ Birmingham Children’s Theatre. 2:30PM. $10-$28. Tickets. (Discount code CHESTER for 20% off.)
Feb. 18: Experience Highlands Day @ Highlands School. 8AM. FREE. Register.