Blueprint on 3rd opens their doors today for their grand opening at Pepper Place

@Dean_Robb, his wife Jenny, and company announce Blueprint on 3rd’s grand opening for the evening of Tuesday the 19th (that’s today!). Photo via Twitter.

If you’ve been following Blueprint on 3rd’s progress like we have, you’re definitely hungry for the grand opening happening today at Pepper Place! Here are the latest updates.  Continue reading “Blueprint on 3rd opens their doors today for their grand opening at Pepper Place”

Your ultimate guide to the 12 best sushi bars in Birmingham, including the new Rock n Roll Sushi at the Colonnade

Check out these sushi burritos from one of the best sushi restaurants in Birmingham! This customer delights in the dishes. Photo by Anne Holmes for Bham Now.

Sushi lovers, this one’s for you! We’ve got your guide to the best sushi in Birmingham, complete with ratings for your favorite sushi bars and restaurants. Continue reading “Your ultimate guide to the 12 best sushi bars in Birmingham, including the new Rock n Roll Sushi at the Colonnade”

Join us on our Taco Trail, your guide to the 9 best tacos in Birmingham

Two customers share their love for tacos at Chronic Tacos. Photo by Anne Holmes for Bham Now.

We know it’s been a long week, Bham. If you missed Taco Tuesday, no worries! We’ve got your guide to the 9 best tacos in Birmingham for you to get your weekly taco fix. Check out these trucks and restaurants around the city with our Taco Trail:  Continue reading “Join us on our Taco Trail, your guide to the 9 best tacos in Birmingham”

Shots from the Magic City Caribbean Food and Music Festival Parade at Linn Park (photo gallery)

One woman in full carnival costume shows off the rich, colorful history of the Caribbean at the Magic City Caribbean Food and Music Festival in Birmingham. Photo by Anne Holmes for Bham Now.

If you caught my last article on Caribbean restaurants, you got a sneak peak at some of Birmingham’s Latin gems. Hungry for more, I went to the Magic City Caribbean Food and Music Festival this past Saturday, where I got to eat even more Caribbean food! Check out the pictures I took of the parade: Continue reading “Shots from the Magic City Caribbean Food and Music Festival Parade at Linn Park (photo gallery)”

You should see the plans for Sidewalk Cinema and Film Center to be built in Birmingham’s Theatre District

Four independent film connoisseurs stand eagerly outside Sidewalk Film Festival 2017. Photo by Karen Downs for Sidewalk Film Festival.

We’ve got big news for the independent film scene in Alabama! Thanks to $200,000 in support from the Jefferson County Commission, filmmakers and filmgoers alike will be able to enjoy the new Sidewalk Cinema and Film Center coming to the Pizitz building in downtown Birmingham.   Continue reading “You should see the plans for Sidewalk Cinema and Film Center to be built in Birmingham’s Theatre District”

12 plays and musicals you need to catch before they’re gone, including Beauty and the Beast by Red Mountain Theatre Company

Red Mountain Theatre Company will perform the Beauty and the Beast Broadway musical at the Dorothy Jemison Day Theater in Birmingham, pictured here. Photo via Facebook.

You don’t have to be a theatre buff to enjoy these amazingly creative plays and musicals in Birmingham.  Continue reading “12 plays and musicals you need to catch before they’re gone, including Beauty and the Beast by Red Mountain Theatre Company”

Shots from Vulcan’s 114th Birthday Bash (Slideshow)

The Vulcan celebrated its 114th birthday at Vulcan Park! Photo by Jacob Blankenship.

This past weekend, Birmingham’s very own Vulcan turned 114 years old. Happy birthday, Vulcan! On a sunny Sunday perfect for a party, guests flooded in to celebrate Vulcan’s 114th Birthday Bash and over a hundred years of Magic City pride at Vulcan Park and Museum.  Continue reading “Shots from Vulcan’s 114th Birthday Bash (Slideshow)”

5 Birmingham bowling specials you won’t want to miss this summer, including deals from Spare Time in Trussville

Four bowlers show off their smiles at cosmic bowling. Photo taken by Anne Holmes for Bham Now.

Whether you’re a pro-bowler or an eager beginner, anyone can enjoy a day at the bowling alley. Put your team together and head down to these Birmingham bowling places to snag the best summer deals!  Continue reading “5 Birmingham bowling specials you won’t want to miss this summer, including deals from Spare Time in Trussville”