Need the perfect summer backdrop for a photo shoot? This is the weekend to visit Alabama sunflower fields in full bloom! The owners of forty-two acres of sunflowers in Autaugaville, AL, have posted on Facebook that this weekend, July 4 and 5 is when the fields are at their peak. Each year, the flowers are only at their best for about ten days. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life on a budget in … [Read more...] about Visit Alabama sunflower fields in full bloom this weekend!
If you're a veteran, active/retired military, or a dependent of a service member, the Birmingham Zoo is offering FREE admission this weekend! Photo via Birmingham Zoo's Facebook pageStarting July 3rd and running until July 5th, bring your military ID card, dependent ID card, or a driver's license with veteran's designation to the ticket booth and get in FREE! No online reservation required! CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how … [Read more...] about The Birmingham Zoo offers FREE entrance to military families this weekend
The 4h of July will come early to the city of Chelsea in 2020 as they proceed with the annual CityFest and the Big Kaboom, happening on June 27th, 2020. This event will start at 5:00 PM in the grassy field behind Dairy Queen which is large enough to accommodate social distancing. In years past, this has been the city's biggest event of the year, featuring live music, food trucks, and fireworks. This time around, certain activities have been put on hold, … [Read more...] about CityFest and the Big Kaboom in Chelsea on June 27
Who doesn't love some frozen fun on a hot day? Now your family can make sweet summer treats at home with DIY Pop Kits from Steel City Pops! CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life on a budget in Birmingham! Create pops in these four tasty flavors: Strawberry Cream Lemonade Vanilla Bean Strawberry Mango Pineapple Each kit is $25 and makes 10 Pops. All necessary items are included. Choose from the … [Read more...] about DIY Pop Kits from Steel City Pops
Monday, June 15 is the eighteenth birthday of Rojo, a casual neighborhood restaurant on Highland Avenue which features both Latin and American cuisine. Rojo is a neighborhood favorite of the Highland Park area and continues to serve up great eats and beverages even though hanging-out and dining-in is currently on hold. Watch the cake-cutting live on Instagram at approximately 11:00 AM (no candles). Then, swing by and grab a FREE piece of cake to-go for Rojo's … [Read more...] about Grab a FREE piece of cake to-go for Rojo’s 18th birthday
Check out this special deal for your sweet tooth from The Cheesecake Factory in honor of National Candy Month! From June 1 through June 7, get a complimentary slice of any candy-themed cheesecake flavor when you place an order of $30 or more. This offer is good for online ordering with takeout, or through DoorDash for delivery. Make sure to use the code CANDYSLICE when ordering. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR DAILY NEWSLETTER and live your best life on a … [Read more...] about Get a FREE slice of candy-themed cheesecake at The Cheesecake Factory
Starting Monday (5/18) and ending Friday (5/22), The Cheesecake Factory is offering a delicious delivery deal! Unfortunately, this deal excludes weekends, but Monday through Friday from opening until 4:30 PM, with a Qualifying Purchase of $15, you will receive your choice of a FREE slice of cheesecake, a FREE kid's entree, or a FREE small plate/snack. You must use the code LUNCHTREAT. SIGN UP FOR OUR DAILY NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life … [Read more...] about Cheesecake Factory offers FREE items with delivery
It's Graduation Weekend but with so many graduation ceremonies canceled around the US, our hearts break for 2020 grads. SIGN UP FOR OUR DAILY NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life in Birmingham. In light of so many cancellations, celebrities are stepping to the podium with graduation speeches to bolster everyone through the missed milestones. Here's a list of virtual commencement celebrations and the celebrity speakers who will take … [Read more...] about Celebrities step to the podium with these 2020 graduation speeches
Following the fantastic, sold-out success of their first virtual LEGO Expo in April, Brickworld is back to offer four new dates. Brickworld, who regularly hosts LEGO conventions in the Midwestern states, is now open to fans all over the US and around the world. "We are excited to welcome more kids, families, and adult fans and their creations to our internet convention to receive feedback and encouragement, including over Halloween weekend, which will … [Read more...] about Go to a LEGO Expo with Brickworld Virtual Con on May 16th
It looks like the safer-at-home order has been extended until May 22, but Governor Ivey has made some changes to the original plan. So, who's opening back up in Alabama? Now, more local businesses will now reopen with social distancing guidelines and sanitation measures in place as of Monday, May 11. Although infection continues to spread, Gov. Ivey says she hopes that opening this next phase will begin the process of helping the economy recover. CLICK … [Read more...] about Who’s opening back up in Alabama?