Visits and Photos with Singing Santa

Singing Santa, a classic Birmingham tradition, will be available for photos and visits daily through Christmas Eve. Visiting hours are posted online and at Santa’s location near the food court.

Lessons, Carols & Soul @ the Advent

On Sunday, December 23 at 5:00 p.m. local musicians will join Advent Birmingham for an evening of lessons, carols, and soul at Cathedral Church of the Advent in downtown Birmingham. This service has been described as “Christmas with Alabama soul” and features strings, guitars, and modern instruments in a unique and historic setting.

Cathedral Church of the Advent is located at 2017 Sixth Avenue North. Click here for directions and parking information.

Birmingham holiday parades to get you in the holly jolly spirit

Waving at the kiddos who are waiting for Santa Claus! Photo by Mountain Brook Chamber of Commerce Website

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. 

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Visits and Photos with Singing Santa

Singing Santa, a classic Birmingham tradition, will be available for photos and visits daily through Christmas Eve. Visiting hours will be posted online and at Santa’s location.

Christmas Kitty Miracle – Babycat’s Story (Part 1 of 2)

Beth Roberts, a cat foster parent, was heading into the Greater Birmingham Humane Society Tuesday morning to have her current litter of kittens immunized.  But the sight she encountered at the desk stopped her in her tracks. A grieving woman was sobbing, telling her cat goodbye.

“This woman was hurting, and it made me hurt.  I was so sad to see this, and felt tears filling my eyes. I walked over to her and gave her a hug.”

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A Guide to Christmas at the Alabama Theatre

Christmas showings are coming to the Alabama Theatre. From your favorite Christmas movies to a country/folk performance, you’ll spend your December at the theater.

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