Meet the 7 local startups competing for 150K at Alabama Launchpad on November 14

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Judges listening to a startup’s pitch. Photo via Alabama Launchpad

On Thursday, November 14, seven Alabama startups will compete to win their share of $150K. Alabama Launchpad 2019–a program by the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama–kicks off in Troy, Alabama. Learn more.

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Fight pediatric cancer: register to play Lily’s 9th Annual Soccer-Golf Tournament on November 3

Lily’s 9th Annual Soccer-Golf tournament benefiting pediatric cancer awareness is going to be held at Altamont School’s Lily Field. Photo from Lily Soccer-Golf Facebook page

On Sunday, November 3rd, soccer players and fans throughout Birmingham and Central Alabama are invited to play the 9th Annual Lily Soccer-Golf Tournament at Lily Field (1220 50th Street South Birmingham 35222), Altamont School’s home soccer field, between 1:00pm to 3:30pm.

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5 family-friendly reasons to attend the 10th Annual Kampfire for the King on Nov 23, including a chance to win a boat

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Randy Howell will give away his fishing boat at Kampfire for the King. Photo via Randy Howell

Are you looking for a wholesome, family-friendly way to spend the weekend before Thanksgiving? If so, consider attending the 10th Annual Kampfire for the King, benefitting King’s Home. You might even win a boat!

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I got a behind-the-scenes look at the production of Falsettos—now you can, too

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Tania Alvarez, Costume Manager for Falsettos. Photo by Beth Cunningham for Bham Now

Going behind-the-scenes of pretty much anything is fascinating to me. I’m a big fan of movies, live music, theatre, etc—but there’s always so much more that goes into those productions than we see. The Theatre Department at Birmingham-Southern College is putting on a production of Falsettos November 14-17, and we’re giving you an inside look.

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Become a leader. Register for the Impact Leadership Conference happening in Birmingham this December 4. Win tickets!

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2018 Impact Leadership Conference. Photo via Highlands College

Are you looking to maximize your potential and enhance your leadership skills? Learn how during Highlands College’s Impact Leadership Conference happening Wednesday, December 4. Read for more information on this action-packed event and how to win tickets. Registration now open!

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Save the date: Shop 100+ local and national vendors at the Junior League of Birmingham’s Market Noel Nov. 20-23

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Let’s be honest, it’s never too early to get a head-start on holiday shopping! Photo submitted

The holidays are almost here, which means it’s time for gift giving. And there’s no better place to shop the magic + support the community than Market Noel, the Junior League of Birmingham’s annual holiday fundraiser. Get all the details on vendors and shopping hours. Plus, get the deets on exclusive special events you do not want to miss.

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5 reasons you should attend EcoFest Market and Auction on November 7

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The Theodore is located in Lakeview’s Historic Industrial District. Photo via The Theodore

Looking for some Birmingham-made gifts for the holiday season? Are you a fan of delicious local food? Do you want to support underprivileged children in Birmingham? We’ve got the event for you! The Southern Environmental Center’s EcoFest Market and Auction is happening on November 7. Get your tickets today!

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Everything you need to know about REV Birmingham’s “The Big Pitch” on Nov 23

Observers at REV Birmingham’s The Big Pitch. Photo via REV Birmingham

It’s time for REV Birmingham‘s 5th annual “The Big Pitch.” During the event, five local startups will compete to show how their idea will improve downtown Birmingham. Learn more about the five contestants!

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Virginia Samford Theatre’s production of You Can’t Take It With You, coming to Birmingham November 1-10

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Penny (Jan Hunter), Paul (Chuck Duck) and Alice (Katie Milligan) – just a few members of the Sycamore family. Photo by Mary Margaret Relfe

The second show of Virginia Samford Theatre’s 2019-2020 season is the timeless and hilarious play You Can’t Take It With You. It hits the stage on November 1 and runs through November 10. Catch the show on Wednesdays through Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and on Sundays at 2:30 p.m. Purchase your tickets today.

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Happy Halloweek! 5 ways to celebrate spooky season in Birmingham

We love spooky season around here. Photo via Bham Now

All Hallows’ Eve is almost here. Looking to get in the spooky spirit? Here are five ways to send chills down your spine right here in Birmingham. From ghost tours to creepy cocktails, it’s time to seek out those things that go bump in the night in our Magic City.

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Your ultimate guide to Moonstone Music + Arts Festival happening Nov. 16 at Sloss Docks. Win tickets!

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Can you picture it? Stages, tents, artists, installations. It’s all happening on the grounds of Back Forty and Sloss Docks! Photo by Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

Moonstone Festival, a one day music and arts festival happening November 16 at Sloss Docks, is less than a month away. Here’s everything you need to know including who’s performing, local vendors attending, live art installations happening, afterparty deets and how to win tickets before the event!

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Birmingham’s Moss Rock Festival is happening Nov. 2-3 @ The Preserve

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A beautiful day at Moss Rock Festival 2017. Photo via Moss Rock Festival

We are less than 2 weeks away from Birmingham’s Moss Rock Festival, and I can’t wait! This fall festival is a great reason to round up a few friends who enjoy festival food, beer gardens and shopping for locally made art and goods. The 14th annual festival is happening at The Preserve on November 2-3, from 10:00 AM-5:00 PM on Saturday and 10:00 AM-4:00 PM on Sunday. Purchase advance tickets to Moss Rock Festival today and get ready for an exciting weekend. 

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