Introducing Opera Shots, a new and innovative way that Opera Birmingham is bringing casual, pop-up concerts to the Birmingham community! The kick-off to the 2020-2021 season happens Sunday night at 5:00 PM in the Opera Birmingham parking lot (3601 SIXTH AVENUE SOUTH, BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA 35222). Bring your own lawn chair. Coolers and refreshments are welcome. Admission is FREE! Opera Shots was designed with the idea of "breaking … [Read more...] about FREE Pop-up Opera concert Sunday evening
Archives for August 2020
Calling all ladies on Sunday, August 30th from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM for a FREE, women's Self Care Yoga Class at Avondale Park! Sponsored by TrappedBoss, this event strives to be a restorative and inspirational time for women to practice self-care. Ashanti Alexander will lead the class, helping the participants to relax and connect with themselves through Yoga and meditation. Vendors who are experts in self-care will be on-hand as well. Bring your … [Read more...] about FREE women’s Self Care Yoga Class at Avondale Park
Head to the corner of 25th Street North and 6th Ave North from 11:00 AM to2:00 PM for a Voter Registration / Food Truck Round-Up event on August 27th! Hosted by Park Place Apartments from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM, this is the place to come grab lunch and register to vote all in one lunch hour. Food trucks on-site include: Simone's Kitchen ATL Travis Chicago Style Polish and Bear Burger Granny's Old Fashioned Lemonade Treats So Sweet Music … [Read more...] about Voter Registration / Food Truck Round-Up event on August 27th
Are you a houseplant enthusiast? This weekend, you can expand your houseplant collection with a Plant Swap along with shopping at at the Plant Bus Popup at two different locations: Arcadia Salon on Saturday, August 29th, and Trimtab Brewing on Sunday, August 30th. Bring your plants and cuttings and swing by Arcadia Salon on August 29th from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM or Trimtab Brewing at 2:00 PM for trading and swapping. The House Plant Collective bus … [Read more...] about Expand your houseplant collection with a Plant Swap!
The Sidewalk Film Festival 2020 kicks off Monday night! Starting on August 24th, the films are coming at you in a whole new way. Check their website HERE for lists of tickets that are available daily. Hurry, they're selling out fast! Building off the success of the Sidewalk Starlite Drive-In movies enjoyed by Jefferson County residents this summer, the twenty-second annual Sidewalk Film Festival, sponsored by Regions Bank, will transition to The Grand River … [Read more...] about Sidewalk Film Festival 2020 kicks off Monday night
Starting August 22 at 12:00 noon, East Avondale will be the site for a socially distanced block party hosted by Cahaba Brewing and Mom's Basement. This event will take place on 3rd Ave. South and will incorporate areas restaurants, food trucks, live music, and two bar areas run by Cahaba Brewing and Mom's Basement. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life on a budget in Birmingham! Cahaba Brewing will be serving cold … [Read more...] about Block Party in East Avondale on Saturday, August 22
In July, a new initiative hit Birmingham with the hopes of supporting local restaurants and raising morale and community spirit. Eat in the Streets was held in the Avondale area and gave attendees an opportunity to dine outside with social distancing guidelines in place. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life on a budget in Birmingham! This weekend, Eat in the Streets continues in downtown Birmingham. Areas that will … [Read more...] about Eat in the Streets B’ham continues this weekend!
The Birmingham Barons might not be playing but you can still head to the ballpark for some summer fun on August 22nd! Regions Field is now hosting "Babe Ruff Saturday Cinema Series" with Disney's "Moana" coming up next! With numerous ticket packages available, you're sure to find a deal for the whole family. You can watch from either the stands or from a blanket on the field. (No chairs, coolers, or outside food/beverages please.) The show starts at … [Read more...] about Saturday Movie at the Ballpark on Aug. 22
Lots of changes may be happening, but that hasn't stopped Birmingham Restaurant Week. In fact, it's better than ever with an additional eight days plus even more options for great food and beverages. For the last ten years, Birmingham Restaurant Week has had a goal of helping show-off the city's vibrant culinary scene. This year, the goal is also to support our beloved locally-owned restaurants and food and beverage vendors during this difficult … [Read more...] about Birmingham Restaurant Week deals, happening NOW!
Famers to Families Food Box Program will provide fresh and healthy foods to people in need in the Birmingham community on August 18th. Through a partnership between the Greater Birmingham YMCA and the Community Food Bank of Central Alabama, this program has been available at eight YMCA locations for recurring distributions. Next, they'll be at the Trussville YMCA on August 18th, located at 5920 Valley Rd., Trussville. Each box contains fifteen to … [Read more...] about Farmers to Families Food Box Program coming Aug. 18