Eyewitness Travel names Birmingham a top U.S. city to visit during the summer

South for the summer? DK’s Eyewitness Travel named Birmingham one of the Top 15 U.S. cities to visit when the temperature starts to rise. See why they think Birmingham should be your next summer destination at the link below.

Sports Illustrated recommends 5 Birmingham restaurants for your next visit

Sports Illustrated featured 5 Birmingham restaurants as must-eats next time you’re in the Magic City. Whether you’re looking for a classic Alabama biscuit or some perfectly smoked chicken, we’ve got you covered. See the full list at the link below.

Now, Birmingham’s writing the book on Food & Wine

After almost 40 years headquartered in New York City, Food & Wine magazine is moving to Birmingham. While the rest of the country goes, “Wha?” everybody in Birmingham nods knowingly. In the event you are a Birmingham initiate, allow me to tell you a story.

True Alabama Son Deontay Wilder Never Forgot His Roots

This story was originally published July 26, 2016, on TeamUSA.org. By John Blanchette With three Birmingham fights under his belt – and that’s a World Boxing Council belt – Deontay Wilder has put on quite a show for the Magic City the last two years.

5 Reasons Why We Love Secret Stages

Now in its sixth year, Secret Stages is hardly a secret. Birmingham’s weekend-long festival of musical discovery has grown to become one of our city’s most enjoyable events.

Time Out New York Spotlights Birmingham

Time Out New York, the ultimate guide to the Big Apple, turned its attention to Birmingham this month with a full page of information on visiting the Magic City.

Experience One Of The South’s Hottest Film Festivals in Birmingham

Every year, before college football becomes a months-long weekend endeavor, the people of Birmingham and like-minded visitors gather together to watch a few movies.

11 Reasons Why The World Can’t Stop Talking About Birmingham

The city feels a new sense of enthusiasm as the accolades roll in. Who doesn’t love a compliment? Even when you know you’re wonderful, it just feels good to have an impartial party tell you so.

Surprising Birmingham

Frankly, we don’t know why anyone would be surprised by appealing locations in Birmingham, but recently Great American Country said they found some surprises here. They mention our “forward-thinking art galleries” and say we’re dripping with Southern charm.

The Zoo Says Bear with Them

An all new exhibit focusing on conservation and welfare is open now at the Birmingham Zoo. The Barbara Ingalls Shook Black Bear Trail is an educational exhibit with two distinct habitats for the zoo’s rescued North American black bears.