Update: schedule of events as Birmingham hosts Navy Week, April 9-15

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Birmingham, AL is one of 14 US cities to host the Navy. Last month we wrote about Navy Week, April 9-15. Check out the events, festivities and visit sites. Take in a Barons game, visit the McWane Center, stop by Vulcan Park and Museum and support our US sailors!

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The ultimate guide to St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in Birmingham

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Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in Birmingham. Photo via Facebook.

This year, St. Patrick’s Day falls on Saturday, March 17, the perfect day to get in the Irish spirit, wear some green and maybe even find that pot of gold at the end of a rainbow.  And once again, Birmingham is gearing up for a week full of events so you can Shamrock your socks off all week long! Continue reading “The ultimate guide to St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in Birmingham”

Your guide to viewing Monday’s eclipse

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A photo taken of a partial eclipse in 2012 – via photographylife.com

You may have read the general guide to eclipse viewing, but we were pretty quiet on where to actually go!  That’s changing now that Birmingham venues have announced their viewing parties!  So where should you go?  What should you do?  What shouldn’t you do?

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Birmingham’s Top 10 Things to do: May 17th-23rd

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Another week, another top 10 list, and this one features everything from concerts to cars to cycling to cardboard armor!  As usual, band links should be assumed to be inappropriate for blaring over computer speakers at work – use headphones instead!

fancy beer, nice bourbon, food trucks, what’s not to like?

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Bham Now photographer Larry O. Gay gives us a sneak peak inside “foodie heaven” – The Pizitz Food Hall

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Described by the New York Times as “foodie heaven,” Bham Now photographer Larry O. Gay visited last weekend, the newly opened Pizitz Food Hall, which has been “rolling out” several of its new vendors over the past few days.

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