Living in Alabama, you probably know of some pretty funny town names located in our state – Slapout, Flea Hop, Lick Skillet… just to name a few. But there are also some business names around Birmingham that may strike your tickle box. Here are some of them.
Are you seeking a way to help fund your local pet organization? Then submit your application for a Remy Fund grant through the Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham.
Are you a record fan? Then join fellow vinyl enthusiasts and crate diggers at Birmingham’s Record Store Crawl on Saturday, May 19. Continue reading “Join vinyl enthusiasts at Birmingham’s Record Store Crawl on Saturday, May 19”
Are you a coffee enthusiast? Then attend the Alabama Multicultural Organization’s Alabama Coffee Fest and discover glorious aromas, delectable tastes, scrumptious pastries, live music and more. It’s all happening from 9am-12pm at Cahaba Brewery on April 21, 2018. Continue reading “Unite with other coffee lovers at the Alabama Multicultural Organization’s Alabama Coffee Fest April 21”
Easter is almost here, which means Peter Cottontail is hippity hopping towards Birmingham. Where can you find him? Check out this springtime guide the 411 on the Easter Bunny’s whereabouts this year. Continue reading “Follow the bunny trail to find the Easter Bunny in Birmingham”
McWane Science Center has welcomed millions of visitors since first opening its doors 20 years ago. Explorers of all ages flock year-round to see, hear, touch and experience the wonderful world of science in one of the South’s most unique venues. Continue reading “Discover the wonderful world of science during McWane Science Center’s Spring Fever event happening now through April 15”
Hand in Paw’s Mutt Strut is back again for it’s 9th Annual 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run. And this year, they’ll be throwing it back to the flyest decade ever – the 90’s. You can almost hear miles of doggy tails wagging in excitement! So dust off your walkman, pull on those neon biker shorts, grab your pup and support a great cause. Continue reading “Grab your pup and support Hand in Paw at the 9th Annual Mutt Strut: 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run”
Discover an explosion of fresh artistic talent, sights, sounds, tastes and aromas at this highly anticipated Spring arts festival, and one of Birmingham’s largest, attracting 12,000 visitors over its three days.
Strap on your bowling shoes and cheer on the UAB women’s bowling team because they have some big news! Continue reading “UAB’s women’s bowling team qualifies for USBC National Championship”
Is it time to move? Have you scheduled Motivated Movers yet? Continue reading ““We take service to heart” Motivated Movers in Birmingham”
So far, the weather has been rather calm in Birmingham. But don’t let your guard down. Jefferson County and surrounding areas are currently under a tornado watch until 11pm. Continue reading “Weather update: tornado watch in effect for Jefferson County”
Does your child show an interest in the game of golf? Are you seeking a place for them to learn while having fun? Then sign them up for Topgolf’s Spring and Summer Academies! Continue reading “Birmingham kids learn to golf at Topgolf’s Spring and Summer Academies”
Burgers. Fries. Shakes. If your mouth’s watering then get ready to be mega excited when you learn that Shake Shack is officially opening in Birmingham this summer! Continue reading “The first-ever Shake Shack in Alabama opens this summer in Birmingham”
Calling all frozen yogurt fans. Yogurt Mountain has some flavorful news that will tickle your taste buds this spring! Continue reading “New flavors hit Yogurt Mountain across Birmingham starting March 15”
This year, St. Patrick’s Day falls on Saturday, March 17, the perfect day to get in the Irish spirit, wear some green and maybe even find that pot of gold at the end of a rainbow. And once again, Birmingham is gearing up for a week full of events so you can Shamrock your socks off all week long! Continue reading “The ultimate guide to St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in Birmingham”