Summer is here and it’s time to glow… with rejuvenated skin, hair and nails that is. Here are the top 5 summer spa treatments to get while the weather is hot in Birmingham and where to get them. (Don’t feel left out fellas, we didn’t forget you!)
The next 15 bands have been announced in the 2018 Secret Stages lineup. Are you ready? Continue reading “15 bands are revealed in Part 2 of the Secret Stages lineup, happening Aug. 3-4”
From classic pulled pork sandwiches and ribs smothered in sauce to mac and cheese and onion rings, here are 15 amazing barbecue joints in Birmingham that will make you say Mmm, Mmm, Good!
The countdown is on! Sloss Music and Arts Festival hits Birmingham on July 14-15 at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Are you ready for two jam-packed days full of live music performances, local vendors and makers, demonstrations and a whole lot of fun? Grab your tickets now!
Did you know, Birmingham is home to many community bands? So grab your instrument and check out these three talented groups bringing music to Birmingham.
Remember those childhood days spent on the floor amidst a pile of colorful Legos? We do, too! Now you can relive those days and celebrate all things Lego during Lego Day at McWane Science Center on June 16. (And it’s just in time for Father’s Day weekend!)
Summer is in full swing, which means it’s the perfect time to devour the best cold treat around – ice cream! Here are the top 12 (plus two extras!) ice cream flavors being scooped up all over Birmingham.
Congrats are in order for the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) as they are ranked No. 10 by Times Higher Education‘s 2018 Young University Rankings. Continue reading “UAB ranked one of the top young universities in the U.S. by Times Higher Education”
Father’s Day is almost here (June 17th!), which means it’s time to start putting some serious thought into what to give dear old Dad this year.
Whether your Dad loves to read, cook or is simply the coolest Dad on the block, these terrific Father’s Day Finds make great gifts for every kind of Dad at Books-A-Million. Continue reading “Shop Books-A-Million’s Father’s Day Finds for great gifts for every kind of dad”
The carefree days of outdoor summer fun are becoming more risky as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that the number of tick-borne illnesses in Alabama are rising (2,451 tick-borne illness cases reported in the state between 2004 and 2016). But before you get too ticked off, we have everything you need to know to make your summer safer. Continue reading “Tick-borne illnesses, including Lyme disease and Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, are rising in Alabama”
There’s just a little over a month until Sloss Fest hits Birmingham on July 14-15. And we’ve got the full lineup for all you Sloss Heads out there. Continue reading “Sloss Fest hits Birmingham July 14-15. Have you checked out the full lineup yet?”
Have you heard of Mike’s Merchandise? It’s opening in Pelham this month, and you’ll never guess who’s behind it. Continue reading “John Cassimus, Mountain Brook native and entrepreneur behind Zoe’s Kitchen opens Mike’s Merchandise in Pelham”
Calling all anglers! This week marks National Fishing and Boating Week, and on Sat., June 9, you’ll have the chance to reel in some fish – for free! Continue reading “Free fishing day in AL, plus a Family Fishing Rodeo and great fishing spots near Birmingham”
Summer is alive and kickin’, which means school’s out, the days are long and you’re probably looking for ideas to keep your family entertained. Why not grab the fam and enjoy some mini golf at these three fun spots in Birmingham?
The 73rd U.S. Women’s Open Championship is in full swing as golfers prepare for their third day of competition. Here’s everything you need to know about the event this weekend. Continue reading “The ultimate fan guide to the 73rd U.S. Women’s Open Championship at Shoal Creek Golf and Country Club”