The Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham is updating the 2045 Regional Transportation Plan. They need your input to help create a plan that will guide transportation decisions for the next 25 years. The deadline to take the survey is Monday, May 28.
With a two-hour drive or less, you can hop across the ocean, explore a hidden underworld or get out of this world entirely. How? Check out these day trips north of Birmingham, and you’ll see.
Four of the Magic City’s most popular tourist destinations, Vulcan Park and Museum, McWane Science Center, Birmingham Zoo and Oak Mountain State Park are honoring active duty military personnel and veterans this Memorial Day weekend with free admission.
The Birmingham Museum of Art kicks off its 14th season of Art on the Rocks this summer. This year’s lineup features three distinctive Southern bands with three powerhouse female leads. Grab your tickets now for three nights of music, artist collaborations, interactive performances, food and cocktails.
Are you interested in learning how to code? Then check out this guide to five free coding classes offered this summer in Birmingham. Continue reading “5 free coding classes offered in Birmingham this summer for kids, teens and adults”
When it comes to buying a home in Birmingham, there’s so much information out there. It seems like Google is not always your friend. Real estate, mortgages, closings, the list goes on and on. Get into your next home hassle free with these must-know tips.
The Alabama heat is in full force this year—what better way to chill out than with something cool and creamy? Welcome to your ultimate guide for the best milkshakes in Birmingham, both high-end and low-cost!
The trend of “modern” modular homes is gaining a foothold in major Southeastern cities. In Charlotte, North Carolina, architect Frederick Laury recently launched the company MOD-CLT to serve the emerging market. Dvele, a high-tech modular home manufacturer based in California, has a sales office in Nashville, Tennessee. Will the trend come to Birmingham?
Summertime is made for outdoor entertainment – especially movies on the big screen. Here’s where you can find outdoor flicks around Birmingham all summer long! Continue reading “6 great spots to watch movies outside in Birmingham this summer including Birmingham Botanical Gardens”
There has been a lot of buzz about Shipt since Target bought it for $550 million last December. Now Shipt’s CEO Bill Smith has invested in a startup that just finished the Velocity Accelerator program.
Are you traveling through downtown Birmingham on I-59/20 in the late evenings and early mornings from Thursday until Memorial Day weekend? How about visiting downtown? Have you planned on certain streets being blocked because they are filming the Aaron Eckhart movie “Live.”
The nurses of Children’s encounter many different patients with many different physical and psychological issues, and they dedicate themselves wholly to each one.
There is double the fun ahead come September as two Whistle Stop Festivals hit Irondale and Leeds on the same day. Find out why you need to mark your calendar now.
We all know Birmingham’s food scene has been exploding lately with all the James Beard awards we’ve won. Check out 6 of the newest restaurants and bars you may not have heard opened recently.