We tried the new Southern Fried Chicken Sandwich at Jack’s. 4 reasons why you should too.

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The new fried chicken sandwich at Jack’s is worth every bite. Photo via Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

It’s new. It’s improved. And Bham Now had to try it.  Here’s why you need to stop right now and head to the nearest Jack’s around Birmingham for their new Southern Fried Chicken Sandwich. Read on to find out more.

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5 holiday cookie decorating classes in Birmingham, including a gingerbread house workshop

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Don’t let the face fool you, my daughter loves making gingerbread houses every year. Photo via Patience Itson for Bham Now

The holiday season holds many traditions, but one that many look forward to is decorating—and eating!—cookies. If you’re looking to boost your frosting and sprinkle skills, or even just want to nibble on some sweet treats, check out these cookie decorating classes taking place in Birmingham this December.

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4 places to share the holiday spirit in Birmingham, including Meals on Wheels

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Community Food Bank of Central Alabama serves food at local elementary schools in Birmingham, AL. Photo via Community Food Bank of Central Alabama on Facebook

This holiday season, instead of getting caught up in what gifts to buy and which parties to attend, consider how you can give back to the community. From donating food to volunteering to serve and deliver meals, here are some ways you can give back to this holiday season in Birmingham.

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50 weekend events, including Market Noel, Sister Hazel and a beer tasting + the NEW ICE SLIDE OPENS!

The fun is in the smile! Photo via Magic Ice USA on Facebook

It’s a huge weekend in Birmingham! From Market Noel and Santa Paws to beer tastings and the new ice slide opening, here’s what’s happening in the Magic City November 22-25.

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Dressing vs. stuffing? Here’s where to find this popular Thanksgiving side dish in Birmingham.

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Which dish will you be digging into this Thanksgiving? Photo via @glutenfreepalate

The countdown to Thanksgiving is on, which means it’s time for the biggest and oldest food debate to grace the table—dressing versus stuffing. Read on to find out if there’s truly a different between the two terms, plus some delicious spots in Birmingham where you can order it.

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5 restaurants open on Thanksgiving day in Birmingham, including Galley and Garden

Enjoy a Thanksgiving meal at Seasons 52 in Birmingham, AL. Photo via Seasons 52 on Facebook

Love Thanksgiving, but aren’t looking forward to all the food prep and clean up? Well guess what, you can make it easy on yourself this year, while still enjoying a delicious holiday meal, by going out to eat. Here are just a few of the restaurants that will be open on Thanksgiving Day in Birmingham.

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Opening December 7, A Year with Frog and Toad at Birmingham Children’s Theatre. Tickets available now!

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Fun fact: the cookie song is one of Damone Williams’ favorite parts of A Year with Frog and Toad. Photo via Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

Looking for some feel-good vibes this holiday season? Then head to Birmingham Children’s Theatre this December to see the sweet and tuneful production of A Year with Frog and Toad. Read on for a behind-the scenes interview with the actors who play Frog and Toad, plus more must-knows about the show. Tickets available now!

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