The summer nights are coming to an end and cool weather is making its way across the city. If you’re looking for ways to make the most of this pleasant breeze, look no further than our list of must-attend events in Birmingham this month.
Charge up your battery and choose your favorite filter. HuffPost has put together a list of the most Instagrammable (yes, that’s a word) spots in Birmingham. Some obvious choices are Railroad Park and the Alabama Theatre but other locations might surprise you. Head to the link below to see the full list.
Fall in Birmingham means food. No, we’re not talking about tailgate parties; we’re talkin’ festivals! From butterbeans to baklava, Birmingham hosts more food festivals during the glorious months of fall than you can shake a fork at. Here are 10 you won’t want to miss:
If you really love baseball then you probably know that if you really want to see the game played with passion you watch the minor league games. These are the guys for whom ending a game with a clean uniform is a sign of failure, who lay awake at night and imagine what it would be like to stand in the batter’s box at Fenway, or snag one from just above the ivy at Wrigley. Now, if you really, really love baseball and have an appreciation for its history, you owe yourself a visit to Birmingham. Here are three reasons:
The variety of annual food and art events nourishes the Birmingham vibe. Here are some of the festivals and events on the schedule for the remainder of 2017 and those to mark your calendar for in 2018.
Birmingham Restaurant Week cometh! And with it, your chance to try out those restaurants everybody always raves about. If the week of August 11th through 20th is not on your epicurean radar, you need to recalibrate.
Hundreds of soccer fans gathered at Good People Brewing Company on Tuesday evening to hear the good news. United Soccer League President, Jake Edwards, was in town to make the announcement: Birmingham is getting their own professional soccer team. The team will make their USL debut in 2019 and plans on playing downtown.
Birmingham’s food scene continues to get recognition. Southern Living named Birmingham among the 15 southern cities that all food lovers need to visit. Chez Fon Fon, Saw’s Soul Kitchen and The Pizitz Food Hall were among the Birmingham restaurants mentioned. To see the full list, visit the link below.
Birmingham’s highly acclaimed Sidewalk Film Festival fast approaches. Whether you’re new to the independent film scene or not, if you’ve never been to Sidewalk, you owe it to yourself to go. After all, this is the film festival selected as one of the 25 coolest film festivals in the world by MovieMaker magazine – that’s right, IN. THE. WORLD. In other words, if you don’t go, you stand a high probability of being called “lame” by your cool friends.
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.