There’s no mistaking it: there’s a chill in the air in Birmingham, but that doesn’t mean you have to cancel your weekend plans. From pop making classes to bars with outdoor heaters, there are plenty of warm ways to spend time with friends in Birmingham. Keep reading for 5 of our favorites, then text your friends to make plans.Continue reading “It’s getting colder outside. Here are 5 warm ways to spend time with friends in Birmingham”
This year’s Sidewalk Film Festival looks a bit different. To allow for social distancing, the festival is being held at the Grand River Drive-In in Leeds. I went earlier this week and learned a few things I might do differently when I head back this weekend. Here are 3 things to know before heading to the festival tonight or tomorrow.Continue reading “3 things to know before going to Sidewalk Film Festival this weekend. Use BHAMNOW15 for 15% off tix”
March 8 is International Women’s Day, and we found 4 ways to celebrate it right here in Birmingham. Keep reading for all the details.Continue reading “4 ways to celebrate International Women’s Day in Birmingham”
The Pizitz is one of my favorite places in Birmingham. It’s amazing how much there is to do inside one historic building. You can live and work, enjoy great food and drinks in The Pizitz Food Hall, indulge in some shopping and even see a movie at the newly opened Sidewalk Film Center & Cinema. Pick a film and get your tickets.Continue reading “3 things you may not know about Birmingham’s Sidewalk Film Center & Cinema at The Pizitz (GIVEAWAY)”
All Hallows’ Eve is almost here. Looking to get in the spooky spirit? Here are five ways to send chills down your spine right here in Birmingham. From ghost tours to creepy cocktails, it’s time to seek out those things that go bump in the night in our Magic City.Continue reading “Happy Halloweek! 5 ways to celebrate spooky season in Birmingham”
Bham Now loves Sidewalk Film Festival. We know you do too. But they need a new home. Let’s help Sidewalk reach their funding goal for the brand new Sidewalk Cinema by the end of July so you can enjoy Birmingham’s only independent film center in the heart of Birmingham’s Theatre District ASAP. Keep reading to see photos of their progress so far and to find out how you can get involved.Continue reading “Photos: Help Birmingham’s new Sidewalk Film Center and Cinema open by the end of July—Here’s how.”
We’ve got big news for the independent film scene in Alabama! Thanks to $200,000 in support from the Jefferson County Commission, filmmakers and filmgoers alike will be able to enjoy the new Sidewalk Cinema and Film Center coming to the Pizitz building in downtown Birmingham. Continue reading “You should see the plans for Sidewalk Cinema and Film Center to be built in Birmingham’s Theatre District”
Since 1999, filmmakers from across the country and around the world have come to Birmingham to screen their work at Sidewalk. MAKE MOVIE MAGIC, a campaign to fund the Sidewalk Film Center and Cinema is well underway to create a permanent home for this innovative and important piece of Birmingham’s cultural puzzle.