The Alabama State Fair comes to Birmingham this year. Opening on September 18th and running through September 27th, the Fair promises lots of great family fun as it finally returns to the Birmingham Race Course! Social distancing and masks will be enforced for the safety of all guests. You can see the guidelines HERE. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life on a budget in Birmingham! Hours of … [Read more...] about It’s time for the Alabama State Fair!
Yes, it's true. You can schedule a visit from the one-and-only Oscar Mayer Wienermobile for free, especially if you're looking to propose to the one you love. No, seriously. As of this Thursday, Oscar Mayer is making the Wienermobile available so you can make your engagement the most memorable ever. All you need to do before popping the question is to request the Winermobile at least three weeks in advance of your planned date. Although it's not a sure thing … [Read more...] about Schedule a visit from the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile for FREE
After being rescheduled from June, it's finally time for the Birmingham Taco Fest / Taco Trail 2020! Sponsored by Bare Hands, Inc, this event is a fundraiser to help the Bare Hands Art Club's outreach program at the YWCA of Central Alabama in downtown Birmingham. It also benefits the annual Dia de los Muertos Festival to be held in November. Since the Taco Trail has no ticket charge this year, please consider donating today! To participate, just check … [Read more...] about Birmingham Taco Fest / Taco Trail 2020
Nothing to do on a Sunday afternoon? How about a FREE scavenger hunt sponsored by Pelham Parks and Rec on Sept. 13! To take part in this great family activity, meet at City Park on Sunday, September 13th at 5:00 PM. This hunt is ALL ONLINE so make sure to bring your phone! CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life on a budget in Birmingham! Clues will be posted on the Pelham Parks and Rec … [Read more...] about FREE scavenger hunt sponsored by Pelham Parks and Rec on Sept. 13
It's time for the Birmingham Botanical Gardens' Fall Plant Sale 2020 on Sept. 12. Shop at the annual Fall Plant Sale at the Gardens from 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM this Saturday in support of Birmingham Botanical Gardens' outreach programs, education programs, and further ongoing maintenance and enhancement. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life on a budget in Birmingham! Not only will you get expert … [Read more...] about Birmingham Botanical Gardens Fall Plant Sale 2020 on Sept. 12
Due to growing popularity, UAB's ArtPlay will once again host its online event in virtual classroom engagement. On Tuesday, September 8 from 4:00 PM – 5:15 PM, guests can join via Zoom to hear ideas about keeping students engaged on virtual platforms. Using knowledge culled from ArtPlay's summer online camps and workshops that are geared from kindergarten through twelfth grade, presenters will explain useful techniques for classroom … [Read more...] about UAB’s ArtPlay hosts online event in virtual classroom engagement on Sept. 8
Good news for good people! FREE Friday outdoor comedy nights are back at Good People Brewing! Join Good People Brewing Company this Friday, September 5th, and hopefully on the first Friday of every month as they bring back FREE comedy on the back patio. Social distancing guidelines apply but that won't stop the fun. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life on a budget in Birmingham! Come see outstanding local … [Read more...] about FREE Friday outdoor comedy nights are back at Good People Brewing!
Farmers to Families will be back in the Birmingham area with a drive-thru food distribution for those in need of a helping hand this Saturday. Head over to The Fountain Heights Recreation Center, located at 1101 15th Ave. N. on Saturday, September 5th from 10:30 to 12:30. All food to be distributed is pre-packaged and will be handed out via drive-thru in the parking lot. Boxes will consist of fresh fruits and vegetables. Food distribution is on a … [Read more...] about Farmers to Families drive-thru food distribution this Saturday
The Birmingham Zoo announces Labor Day hours and new discounts this week. If you're a first responder or healthcare worker, this weekend you can expect some nice ticket discounts! With a valid ID or work badge, the Zoo will offer discounted admission tickets of $8.00 from Saturday, September 5th through Monday, September 7th. This will also apply to up to four guests so bring the whole family to take advantage of the discount! In response to social … [Read more...] about Birmingham Zoo announces Labor Day hours and new discounts
Have you ever wanted to try fencing? Now's your chance to check it out at a FREE fencing class on the first Saturday of the month! This event is sponsored by the Birmingham Fencing Club, a nonprofit corporation whose goal is to share information about the sport of fencing with the Birmingham community as well as provide instruction. On the first Saturday of each month, from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM, show up and learn about fencing through a short overview … [Read more...] about FREE fencing class on the first Saturday of the month