Play the world’s largest guitar at McWane Science Center. Photo by Matthew Niblett for Bham Now
Break out the beakers science fans.
McWane Science Center reopens its doors on Wednesday, July 8. From updated safety measures to cool exhibits, here’s what to expect when you visit. Buy tickets now and keep reading for a chance to win a family 4-pack of general admission tickets. Continue reading “McWane is back July 8—what you need know before you go” The ultimate place to dip your toes and cool off. Photo via Amanda Braddock
There’s a new trend taking over backyards in Birmingham this summer—DIY stock tank pools. Learn how locals in Birmingham made summer 2020 awesome by jumping on this exciting trend. Prepare to be wowed!
Continue reading “Local trend setters install stock tank pools. [Photos]”
Have you heard about the many things happening in Birmingham this week? Don’t miss this recap plus cool events to check out this weekend, June 26-28.
Continue reading “The Black Jacket Symphony presents Queen at the Hoover Met drive in + more events, June 26-28” The perfect pour. Photo via Seed Coffee Co’s Facebook page
Summer is becoming more hot and humid every day. Here’s where to find some of the best thirst-quenching cold coffee in Birmingham.
Continue reading “10 spots in Birmingham to score an ice cold coffee this summer” One look at a Birmingham sunset and you’ll believe in the nickname “The Magic City.” Photo via Capturing Corvin on Facebook
We’ve got business news, open jobs and lots of tech for you, Birmingham. Aren’t you thrilled you opened this newsletter? Let’s jump on in.
Continue reading “What’s the buzz on Birmingham? We’ve got hot jobs, tech news + MORE” How many lightning bugs can you catch and release this summer?
Are you in the mood for an amazing light show? Then venture to your own backyard because synchronous lightning bugs are showing up around Birmingham for their annual production.
Continue reading “Lightning bugs light up around Birmingham: 5 things to know.” Father’s Day is June 21. Photo via the Birmingham Museum of Art
This weekend marks many important events. From Juneteenth celebrations to Father’s Day deals, here’s what’s happening in Birmingham June 19-21.
Continue reading “Juneteenth celebrations, Father’s Day + more in Birmingham June 19-21” Pure joy. Photo via Alabama Splash Adventure’s Instagram page
Temperatures outside are getting H.O.T. If you’re seeking summer activities that will keep everyone cool, here are seven splash pads around Birmingham that are open for some water-friendly fun.
Continue reading “Slip ’n slide into summer on 7 splash pads around Birmingham” Building life and career skills together. Photo via Build UP’s Facebook page
From Ensley to Hueytown, big things are taking place in West Birmingham. Check out a new black-owned grocery, new business incubators and more.
Continue reading “New black-owned grocery store + more coming to West Birmingham” Learn of career opportunities. Photo via Automation Personnel
It’s a week filled with fresh opportunities in Birmingham. With career opportunities and resources, tech events and more, your scroll button awaits.
Continue reading “Plug in and connect with these career opportunities, tech events + more in Birmingham” Cookie dough and sprinkles for the win. Photo via Cookie Dough Magic’s Facebook page
More businesses have their sights on Trussville. Check out what’s coming and what’s recently opened its doors.
Continue reading “5 new businesses heading to Trussville, including Cookie Dough Magic” Experience the astounding beauty and history of the cave at DeSoto Caverns. Photo courtesy of DeSoto Caverns
After closure due to COVID-19,
DeSoto Caverns has officially reopened for business and is ready to welcome you back! With updated safety measures in place and new attractions to take in during your next visit, you’re sure to have fun and stay well on your next adventure to DeSoto Caverns. Continue reading “DeSoto Caverns reopens with new attractions, special deals and safety precautions” Making it to Friday calls for a sweet treat lMO. Photo by @the.food.scout
Wondering what’s happening around the Magic City June 12-14? You came to the right place! Read on for all those must-know details.
Continue reading “Get down this June 12-14 with weekend entertainment in Birmingham” Birmingham, AL. Photo via @instagrambham on Instagram
Whether school is in session or not, there’s always something for us to learn. Ready for a fresh start, Birmingham? That’s a collective “yes.”
Continue reading “Drive-through job fair near Birmingham puts your career in the fast lane” Enjoy a scenic nature escape at the Alabama Gulf Coast. Photo by Jacob Blankenship for Bham Now
There’s no denying that we’ve all undergone some major life shifts the past few months. And with summer here, we are all in some serious need of a break from the real world. If you’re craving a summer getaway, but are still trying to lay low,
Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism is ready when you are with these nature escapes that are off the beaten path. Bonus: you’ll still be able to dig your toes in the sand. Read more