Every town has their “hidden gems.” Here’s where to find them in Trussville.Continue reading “5 ‘hidden gems’ in Trussville, including The Three Earred Rabbit”
Culture. Dance. Music. Food. Experience all this and more at these exciting—and colorful—Indian celebrations happening in Birmingham.Continue reading “Celebrate Indian culture in Birmingham at these upcoming events, including the Holi Festival of Colors”
Remember your New Year’s fitness resolutions? Me either. Frankly, I’ve exhausted every excuse of why I “can’t” workout. My favorites are “it’s too cold outside” and “I can’t afford to join a gym right now.” But, I’ve completely run out of ways to avoid getting in shape.
Continue reading “Your March guide to free workouts in Birmingham including yoga at The Pizitz”
The forecast for the month of March—not including this week,
Grab your beads and get ready to celebrate—Mardi Gras are coming to Birmingham! From parades and Mardi parties to King Cakes and crawfish, there’s no shortage of Mardi Gras festivities in the Magic City! Here’s your guide to celebrating Fat Tuesday in Birmingham:Continue reading “Guide to celebrating Fat Tuesday in Birmingham”
We’re always down for a good time here at Bham Now. And since we’re nearing the end of winter (Thank God!) we thought it’d be a great time to present to you our list of top Birmingham wine bars. Don’t know about you, but w
I’m a concert junkie and always up for a last minute show, but for those of you who like to plan ahead, we’ve done the work for you! Here’s your guide to music in the Magic City for March 1-31. Time to get off that winter sofa and have some fun.
It is the biggest mystery in every household. Where can you recycle household hazardous waste? Thanks to the Alabama Environmental Council we finally have an answer.
The Birmingham Zoo Spring Break Camp
Spring break is just around the corner. Kids—can you feel the freedom ahead? If you’re looking for some fun and excitement this spring break, check out these five camps happening March 25-29 in Birmingham.Continue reading “5 spring break camps for kids happening March 25-29 in Birmingham”
Stop what you’re doing, and scratch all of your plans for Friday, February 22 off your calendar. It’s National Margarita Day!!! This is not a drill. Here at Bham Now, we take this day pretty seriously, and we are prepared to celebrate it all week if we have to. So, If you’re on the rocks about joining in all of the fun—see what we did there?—take this as your sign to go all out. Here’s your guide to celebrating National Margarita Day 2019 in Birmingham:Continue reading “Guide to celebrating National Margarita Day Feb. 22 in Birmingham featuring the Pepper Place entertainment district grand opening”
I’ve always enjoyed things secondhand: hand-me-downs from my older sister, thrift shop accessories and all things antique. I’m new to the Magic City, so I figured I’d get acquainted by finding all of the best antique stores around town and call it work. Whether you’re an avid antiquer or you’ve never shopped secondhand before, Birmingham is full to the brim with hidden gems waiting to be found. Here are the top 10 antique stores in Birmingham you have to visit:Continue reading “Your guide to shopping 10 of Birmingham’s best antique stores like Urban Suburban and Hanna Antiques”
Your best friend’s big day is coming up, and you’re in charge of planning the one last fling before the ring. The bachelorette party! A thrilling, yet daunting task. Where do we go? What do we do? Look no further then the Magic City for all bachelorette needs. Check out these staples of a successful bachelorette party, and where to find them in Birmingham.Continue reading “4 staples of every bachelorette party, and where to find them in Birmingham”
Spring time in Birmingham means great weather, fun outdoors and lots of delicious food festivals. Here’s your guide to Birmingham’s top food festivals to indulge in from March to May.Continue reading “11 Birmingham food festivals to indulge in this spring, including a Funky Fish Fry”
Birmingham boasts a number of barbershops. Since I’ve never been a barbershop girl, I had no idea what an important role barbershops play in the community of men. More than one of the owners of these local barbershops talked about being “pillars of the community,” and bridging young men and church. They also provide a gathering place where men of all ages can talk about things that matter. My eyes are now open.
Read on for details about five local barbershops and two free barbershops in the park.Continue reading “5 Birmingham barbershops plus two free haircut options”
Rain, rain, go away! Birmingham logged one of the wettest months on record since 1895. Is your house protected from water damage? We talked to a local specialist at AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists to find out more.Continue reading “Record rainfall in Birmingham: How to spot water damage in your home, and who to call”
Looking for the perfect gift for your Valentine? Check out these love-inspired creations from some of Birmingham’s local Etsy shops.Continue reading “11 local Etsy shops in Birmingham creating love-inspired gifts for Valentine’s Day”