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.
The Cathedral Church of the Advent warmly invites the Birmingham community to join us on Christmas Day for Holy Communion at 10:00 a.m. in our beautiful and historic Nave setting.
We look forward to gathering with you to celebrate the true meaning of Christmas!
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.
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”
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.
If you aren’t celebrating Christmas, just need a change from turkey or want to get out for a bit after the gift-giving, check out these Birmingham area places that are open for business on Christmas Day
Are you looking for a Christmas service to attend? Here are some happening around Birmingham that you will definitely get you in the spirit. Continue reading “Christmas church services happening around Birmingham”
Children of the Lovelady Center
You can help make Christmas merry and bright for the Lovelady Center this year especially for the children of the women who participate in the Center’s recovery programs! Continue reading “Help make Christmas merry and bright for the children of Birmingham’s Lovelady Center”
With so much to do and see in Birmingham during the holidays, it’s hard to choose. See all the fun events here!
It’s that time of year again – the holidays. That means it’s time to get tacky and hit the holly-jolly ugly sweater events happening around the ‘ham through the month of December. Here’s a list you don’t want to miss! Continue reading “The ultimate guide to tacky holiday sweater events happening around Birmingham”
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.”
This year two holiday traditions overlap, and I think that’s just perfect for Christmas in America, 2016 style. Christmas Eve and Hanukkah begin on December 24. What a time to celebrate with one another, no?
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.