If you’ve never made it on the big screen, now is your time! A film shooting right here in Birmingham is on the hunt for extras to be in a party scene on February 8.Continue reading “Calling all movie stars! A Birmingham film is looking for extras.”
Pop into any friendly neighborhood grocery store and the first thing you’ll see? Red hearts filled with chocolatey goodness, giant stuffed teddy bears, maybe classic red roses being sold by the dozen.
Yes, my friends—Valentine’s Day is upon us. If the little February 14 box on your calendar is glaringly empty, never fear. We’ve got just the game show for you. Read on to learn more!Continue reading “This Valentine’s Day, one Birmingham game show contestant will win hearts—could it be you?”
Ever heard of Henrietta Swan Leavitt? Silent Sky is a play about this pioneering astronomer who Edwin Hubble said deserved the Nobel Prize for her work measuring the universe. You can see the play Jan. 23-26 at Birmingham Southern’s College Theatre | The Underground. Get tickets now.Continue reading “Love astronomy? See Silent Sky at Birmingham-Southern College Jan. 23-26”
The Magic City has been all over the film scene lately. And you can spot Birmingham in every scene of the new web series and movie, “SCP D-Classified.” Get the scoop from the producers themselves. Plus, find out how you can watch and support the local sci-fi series!Continue reading “STEM UAB graduate students produce sci-fi film entirely in Birmingham”
Want to become an expert on the golf course? Or just want to learn a few skills to beat your friends in a friendly game of putt putt? Learn to swing that club—the right way!—when you sign up for lessons at Topgolf Birmingham with pro golfer Sarah Sargent. Read on to learn how to score a discount on your first lesson!Continue reading “Enhance your golf skills with lessons from Topgolf Birmingham golf pro Sarah Sargent. $30 off first lesson!”
Homewood continues to thrive! This popular area just south of Birmingham proper has been expanding for a while now, and it looks like they’re not slowing down anytime soon.Continue reading “5 openings + expansions coming to Homewood, including Neighborhood Nutrition”
Bywater Oyster Bar and Grill opened in Helena just a few weeks ago, but they already have over 40 rave reviews on Facebook. Central Alabama residents are FANS of the food at this new seafood restaurant. Find out why!Continue reading “People are raving about Helena’s newest seafood joint, Bywater Oyster Bar & Grill”
Step into 1930s Berlin during the show’s run from January 23 through February 9 by purchasing tickets.Continue reading “Opening January 23, Cabaret takes the stage at Virginia Samford Theatre”
Still in search of that perfect New Year’s Resolution for 2020? How about taking up a new hobby, spending more time outside, and meeting a wonderful community of people?
If this sounds right up your alley, find it all at Saturdays in the Gardens with the Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens.Continue reading “5 new plant skills you can learn this winter+spring, including caring for houseplants”
The Magic City’s music scene is nonstop. From festivals like Secret Stages to artists who come across the world to our venues, this city loves jamming out to all kinds of genres. Here are some well-known artists performing in Birmingham this year—so far.Continue reading “Your guide to big-name artists performing in Birmingham this year—including Brittany Howard”
Happy New Year’s Eve, Birmingham! If you’re on the search for last-minute plans to ring in the new year, look no further. Cocktail bars across downtown Birmingham are teaming up to host the Downtown Get Down, and we’ve got the details.Continue reading “Need New Year’s Eve plans? Don’t miss the Downtown Get Down”
If you are like me, you love end of the year lists.
Breaking news….Bham Now has discovered two Festivus poles in the Birmingham metro area – one in Homewood’s Edgewood Neighborhood and another in Irondale, Alabama.
Want a Baby Yoda of your very own, do you? Today is your lucky day.
Baby Yoda has taken the internet by storm, and we. can’t. get. enough. If you’re in the same boat, check out these 10 adoptable pets in the Birmingham area who bear a resemblance to our favorite little green dude. The best news? They’re all looking for a “furever” home!
BONUS: After you feast your eyes on these babies, share your own. We’re giving $100 in honor of Birmingham’s best. Find out how.Continue reading “Found! 10 Baby Yoda lookalikes in Birmingham. Share yours and support a local nonprofit”
Birmingham is alive with the holiday spirit. If you’re looking for those magical feels from behind the wheel, I suggest going on an adventure of lights! Where can you find the most brilliant Christmas lights in town? Read on to find out.Continue reading “Top 3 spots in Birmingham to check out holiday lights ”