Want to add your event to our calendar? Click here.  Email events at (@) BhamNow dot com for promotional options.

View Events:

Girls on the Run BHAM 5K Tutu Run 2022

Girls on the Run are thrilled to celebrate their 10th Anniversary with their annual Girls on the Run Birmingham 5K Tutu Run! The event will be held on Saturday, April 30 at 8:30am. The course begins and ends at Sloss Furnaces (by the viaducts) in downtown Birmingham. This event is not competitive. While you can check your times, no winners will be announced nor will awards be given. This event is open to the public and we encourage all in the community to participate – you can run, walk or skip! The morning festivities are centered around the nearly 200Continue Reading ...

‘Tails in the Trails 2022

Purchase your tickets for this fabulous fundraiser benefiting the new Cougar Crossing habitat! Your Birmingham Zoo’s Junior Board invites you to their 12th Annual Tails in the Trails event on Friday, May 6 from 6:00 pm until 10:30 pm. Party down on the Trails of Africa at this outdoor celebration with music, foodie favorites from area restaurants, beer, wine, two specialty cocktails, and AUCTION – Browse, Bid, and Buy NOW! (You can also text tails2022 to 76278  to register and shop with your phone!) ‘Tails in the Trails is a 21+ / rain or shine event. WHEN Friday, May 6, 2022 6:00Continue Reading ...

Baby Bird Shower

Alabama Wildlife Center 100 Terrace Drive, Pelham, AL

Spring is here! Come celebrate all the baby birds arriving in the wild with us and see our facility. Enjoy cake, refreshments, bird themed crafts, games, and meet our glove trained education birds up close. Check out our Baby Bird Wish List to see the items we need most. This event is free after admission to Oak Mountain State Park ($5 for adults, $2 for children ages 2-11 and seniors 62 +).


Piggly Wiggly Food Show

The Finley Center at The Hoover Met Complex 5508 Stadium Trace Parkway, Hoover, AL

Fabulous Floral Risers

University Pickers – Birmingham 6200 Grand River Blvd, Suite 672, Leeds, AL

Let’s create beautiful décor for your home! Join Lynne-Marie Jackson with A Fresh Coat of Fabulous to create fabulous floral risers! Risers are functional and add beauty to your home. We will use Dixie Belle Paint, stencils, and transfers in this fun interactive and instructional class.


Over The Edge Benefiting Foster Care Youth

Have you ever wanted to rappel down a 7 story building? Well, now you can with Second Shift's fundraising event, Over The Edge! 75 Brave Edgers will have the opportunity to rappel down the McLeod Software building in exchange for donations they raise for Second Shift to assist Alabama's youth who are at-risk and aging out of foster care. You can sign up to rappel yourself, volunteer to work the event, or just come to support those rappelling! While the "Edgers" rappel down the building, there will be food and activities on the ground. Come to cheer on and support your favorite "Edger"Continue Reading ...

Painting Fabulous Furniture Class

University Pickers – Birmingham 6200 Grand River Blvd, Suite 672, Leeds, AL

Transform your furniture from OUTDATED to FABULOUS!
Join us in our interactive paint classroom!
We want to share our love for renewing furniture by simply painting it with chalk mineral paint. Yes! It’s that easy and effortless with Dixie Belle chalk paint.
Learn the Basics on a small piece of furniture you bring in…. Prep – One Color Paint – Distress – Protect all in 4+ hours!


Hummingbird Barn Quilts

It’s Spring! Join Lynne-Marie Jackson for a fun interactive painting class! We will use a variety of stains and paint to create a fabulous large square barn quilt that features hummingbirds! It would look beautiful in your home or on your covered porch. Barn quilt painting classes are hugely popular, so don’t delay in getting your ticket!


5th Annual Magic City Wine Fest 2022

Come join us for the 5th Annual Magic City Wine Fest as we travel through several different regions spanning the globe on May 14, 2022, from 6-9pm. Drink wine and beer specific to a certain region. Restaurants will also have food available for purchase. Take a break from your travels and enjoy the soothing sounds of live music. The World Tour will be held at the lovely Birmingham Zoo. A portion of every ticket will go to benefit the Birmingham Zoo. Magic City Wine Fest is a rain or shine event and no refunds will be given. DATE May 14,Continue Reading ...

Swinging Fore Achievement Golf Tournament

Ballantrae Golf Club 1300 Ballantrae Club Dr, Pelham, AL

On Thursday, May 19, 2022, The Arc of Shelby County will hosts its annual Swinging Fore Achievement Golf Tournament at Ballantrae Golf Club. $150 per player includes green fee and cart, practice balls, goody bag, lunch, and a chance at prizes for top three teams. All proceeds will support over 1,500 individuals with intellectual disabilities in Shelby County served by The Arc of Shelby County through programs in early intervention and employment, as well as day services, residential services, and community support services. For more information visit www.thearcofshelby.org.

Flag Barn Quilts

University Pickers – Birmingham 6200 Grand River Blvd, Suite 672, Leeds, AL

Old Glory will look beautiful on your mantel, dresser, or porch this season and year round! You will get hands on instruction in staining, painting, and waxing to create a weathered antiqued flag quilt. At the end of the class you will take home your fabulous 22”x 12” antiqued flag quilt!


Party for the Planet 2022

Join your Birmingham Zoo on Friday, May 20th from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM for Party for the Planet 2022 – Endangered Species Day! Learn about how the Zoo is helping to conserve wildlife around the world and right here in Birmingham and how you can too! Family-friendly activities, staff chats, and giveaways throughout the day.  PRICE Included in the price of general admission for the day and free for Zoo members  ACTIVITIES 10:00 am – Pollinator Conservation Chat, Brock Cabin in Alabama Wilds Join our Conservation Manager to learn about how the Zoo provides important habitat for local andContinue Reading ...

Dance Gavin Dance Concert

Come out to Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark on Friday, May 20 to see Dance Gavin Dance in concert. This concert is run and managed by Zero Mile and Code-R Productions–for any questions or concerns, please reach out to them. Sloss Furnaces will not be able to answer any questions or field any concerns about this event. Dance Gavin Dance fully indulges the extremes of creativity. They mine the outer reaches of the rock music landscape with thrilling abandon. Their ambitious blend of heady progressive rock and post-hardcore became something uniquely their own. For tickets or questions, click here.  

16th Annual AAZK Zoo Run : Sprint for Sloths

16th Annual ZooRun 5k Sprint for Sloths May 21, 2022 Organized each year by the Birmingham Chapter of the Association of Zoo Keepers, ZooRun is a family-friendly event featuring races for both adults and kids! Join us at the Birmingham Zoo for an exciting and exhilarating run around the Zoo and the community, ending at Henley Park! REGISTER HERE! About the Race The Birmingham Chapter of AAZK (American Association of Zoo Keepers) presents the 16th Annual Zoo Run: Sprint for Sloths; Run Because They Can’t. The money raised will be donated to The Sloth Conservation Foundation. We have also addedContinue Reading ...

Paint Party!-Porch Leaner

University Pickers – Birmingham 6200 Grand River Blvd, Suite 672, Leeds, AL

We will be painting porch leaners! We will have many designs to choose from, so you can create your own masterpiece! It will be May 21 from 11-1 and the cost is $40.00.


Taco Fest 2022

Bare Hands, Inc. presents Birmingham Taco Fest. The event will take place Saturday, May 21st from 1:00pm. to 6:00pm at Sloss Furnaces. Taco Fest features Birmingham’s Top Taco Vendors and Food Trucks, music, children’s activities and local art vendors. Attendees can also vote for the Best Taco and pair their taco selection with delicious locally crafted beverages. Don’t miss the fun on Saturday, May 21 at Sloss Furnaces from 1pm – 6pm. For more information or for tickets, please visit their website here.

Want to add your event to our calendar? Click here.  Email events at (@) BhamNow dot com for promotional options.