Save the date. On Sunday, January 20, starting at 8:36PM, Birmingham will experience its only lunar eclipse for 2019.
When the weather outside is getting chillier by the second, there’s no better way to keep the cold at bay then our favorite winter beverage, the hot chocolate. Nothing warms our hands (and hearts) quicker than a hot cup of cocoa, and these spots happen to serve some of the best cocoa in town.Continue reading “3 spots in Birmingham that serve life-changing hot cocoa, plus some honorable mentions”
This post is organized alphabetically. Good thing G comes before J and P, because when it comes to jazz and blues in Birmingham, how could I not start with …Continue reading “Listen to jazz and blues live at these 4 venues every week in Birmingham metro”
In 2017, we released our first guide to The Pizitz Food Hall, which you can find here. Since then, there have been a few changes to Birmingham’s first food hall, and it’s our duty to keep you in the loop. Without further ado, let’s get into it: the updated guide to The Pizitz Food Hall.Continue reading “An updated guide to The Pizitz Food Hall”
Finding a new favorite Etsy page is always exciting. Especially when the seller turns out to live in your very own town. Here are 13 local Etsy shops in Birmingham that are sure to make it onto your favorites list.Continue reading “13 local Etsy shops in Birmingham that will land on your favorites list”
We know you’re planning on having a great New Year’s Eve celebration tonight because you checked out both of our NYE guides, but what about the rest of January 2019? Is there anything going on then? We did some research and it looks like January is going to kick 2019 off with a bang!Continue reading “16 things to do in January in Birmingham”
Eating local is no longer just for you — it’s for your pets too! Birmingham is full of local businesses that are making their own wholesome dog treats and food. Find out where you can find it and what kind of options you have for your furry friends with our handy guide.Continue reading “6 local pet stores and Birmingham-based dog treat companies for your furry friends”
New Year’s Eve preparation can sometimes get lost in all the hub-bub around the holidays, but we’re here to help. We’ve got your list of the New Year’s Eve parties going on in Birmingham so you can ring in 2019 the right way.Continue reading “6 New Year’s Eve parties you won’t want to miss in Birmingham”
While you shop for gifts this holiday season, don’t forget to buy something special for your pets. Here’s a look at where to shop for your furry friend, plus some top gift picks they’ll love.
Your tree is trimmed, your cocoa is hot and you’re ready to snuggle in and watch your favorite Christmas movie. But wait — is your favorite even on TV tonight? Check out our handy guide to find out.Continue reading “15 days of Christmas movies and the dates, times and channels where you can find them”
When family and friends head to town for the holidays, you need a plan to entertain them. Bham Now created this guide with a little help from our friends the Toros, owners of Wasabi Juan’s in Birmingham, who often host family from Miami over the holidays. We even made a map for you at the end.Continue reading “7 ways to entertain company in Birmingham over the holidays, including sushi burritos at Wasabi Juan’s”
Are you a vegan, vegetarian, or someone who is following a plant-based diet? If so, it can be hard to find restaurants that are accommodating to your diet. Luckily, we’ve done some research and are here to provide you with a helpful list of restaurants in town that offer vegan and vegetarian options.Continue reading “More than 30 places with vegan options in Birmingham, including Big Spoon Creamery”
Christmas time is finally here. A time for family, hot cocoa, giving gifts(and receiving, if you’re on the nice list), and, of course, Christmas parades! That’s right, nothing reminds me of the holidays more than waiting patiently by the street for Santa to ride by in a firetruck throwing candy to all the good boys and girls.Continue reading “Birmingham holiday parades to get you in the holly jolly spirit”
Are you ready for December in Birmingham? Lights are going up around town and everyone is feeling festive! Check out these 35 events (holiday and non-holiday themed) that are happening in Birmingham in December!Continue reading “35 Things to do in Birmingham in December”
Shopping local this holiday season? Here are our top 10 gifts from Aviate. This Birmingham-based, nationally loved apparel brand made baseball caps with 3-letter airport codes a wardrobe staple, but they’ve got a whole lot more to offer.Continue reading “10 trend-setter gift ideas by Aviate, a Birmingham style original”