Crush the weekend in Birmingham with a free aerial performance + more, Sept. 24-26

IMG 0691 Crush the weekend in Birmingham with a free aerial performance + more, Sept. 24-26
Have you heard about Bandaloop? Photo via Alys Stephens Center

Fall is here and we have an incredible list of things to do this weekend in Birmingham. One on the list: a Bandaloop aerial performance at the UAB Campus Green and Alys Stephens Center. Find more, September 24-26.

This Weekend in The Magic City

Don’t miss National Breakfast Day, Sunday, Sept. 26. Photo via @anotherbrokenegg

Look UP! 

They start things off with a bang with Bandaloop—an unbelievable aerial performance with dancers suspended from rooftops high above. Check out two free performances on Friday, September 24 at the UAB Campus Green at Noon and at the Alys Stephens Center (register to attend here) at 8PM. Find more ways to celebrate here

Time for some “pampering”

The Junior League of Birmingham holds their 7th annual Stuff the Bus Diaper Drive, Friday, September 24-Sunday, October 3. Your donation helps provide hope to families during times of financial hardship by providing infants and toddlers with diapers. Find out what you can donate. Donations can be dropped off below the Target Shopping Center on Highway 280.

There’s no time to siesta when there’s a fiesta!

Mark your calendar for Fiesta’s 19th Annual Festival on Saturday, September 25 for a chance to explore dozens of Hispanic countries through food, crafts, culture and family fun. The event takes place at Linn Park from Noon-8PM. Tickets are $10. Kids 12 + under get in free. 

Sunny side up 

Think breakfast is the most important meal of the day? Then eat up this Sunday, September 26—it’s National Breakfast Day. Check out this new local food truck for a Bangin’ Breakfast

Show off those nerves of teal 

Show your support for GYN Cancer Awareness Month by participating in the Head Over Teal 5K/10K on Saturday, September 25 at 8AM at The Preserve in Hoover. Your involvement will help raise awareness and funds to provide GYN cancer programs to women, patients and caregivers. Register now

More to Discover

memory lane—birmingham
Memory Lane’s *Grand Opening* is Friday, Sept. 24 at 11AM. Watch our viral TikTok on it here with over 100K views. Photo via Jacob Blankenship for Bham Now
  • Friday-Sunday, Sept. 24-26: Furnace Fest @ Sloss Furnaces. Gates open at 10AM. $89+. Tickets.
  • Friday-Sunday, Sept. 24-25: Buck Creek Festival @ Helena Amphitheater Park. 10AM-10PM. Admission is free.
  • Saturday, Sept. 25: UAB vs Tulane @ Yulman Stadium on EPSN+. 7PM. 

Find more events in Now the Weekend—Video Edition.

Looking Ahead

Vintage Market Days
Shop Vintage Market Days, Sept. 30-Oct. 2. Photo via Vintage Market Days

Ready to get your sweat on?

Ignite Cycle is dropping a ride specifically for the Bham Now audience September 30 at 6:30 PM. Head to this link to reserve your spot in this exclusive class, and get ready to put on those cycling shoes! 

  • Saturday, Oct. 2: SliceFest @ Lakeview District. Gates open at 3PM. General Admission – $35, VIP – $150. Tickets
  • Saturday, Oct. 2: Bluff Park Art Show @ The Park at Shades Cliff – Hoover. 9AM-5PM. Admission is free.

Deal of the Week

Use discount code SHOPNOW10 for 10% off your first order via Avondale Animal Hospital‘s online store. Find more deals + add your own to our Small Business Guide

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Patience Itson
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