At the intersection of learning and fun, Birmingham's McWane Science Center appeals to visitors of all ages and interests. This popular hands-on science museum features interactive exhibits, educational displays, and games that bridge the gap between education and good old-fashioned play.
Discover McWane Science Center
With four floors to explore, plus an... [read more]
LEGO has become one of the largest toy makers in the world because their building blocks bring out children’s vivid imaginations. Your family can let their creativity flow at the BrickFair Alabama LEGO Fan Expo this month!
When and Where
The expo will be held at the BJCC on January 18 and... [read more]
Need a new outfit for the holidays or the new year? Shop at Soca! Located at 2824 18th St S, Soca is conveniently located in the South Homewood neighborhood of Birmingham. The inside of the store is organized and trendy and makes you feel welcome instantly. Soca is known for... [read more]
Get ready for some high-octane thrills, because Monster Jam is coming to Birmingham! This January, the Triple Threat competition will feature famous monster trucks as well as other amazing machines.
When and Where
Monster Jam will have three Triple Threat shows at the BJCC on January 4 and 5. On Saturday, the... [read more]
It’s often said that true joy comes from giving rather than receiving, and that’s especially true around the Holiday season. This year, consider giving to one of these amazing Birmingham nonprofits who work tirelessly every day to make our city even better.
KultureCity is a Birmingham nonprofit with a national impact.... [read more]
Since the 1890s, The Nutcracker has become synonymous with the holidays. Ballet companies, local theatre productions, and small dance studios alike will perform thousands of renditions of this beloved ballet throughout the holiday season. This year, don’t miss your opportunity to see The Nutcracker performed live by the Moscow Ballet.
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There's no time like the holiday season to focus on spreading joy to those who need it most. That's the spirit behind the Sugar Plum Shop, presented by Regions Bank and benefiting Children's of Alabama. This donation-fueled, on-premises toy shop brings a healthy dose of Christmas cheer to families spending... [read more]
If you live in Birmingham, Alabama or the surrounding areas, chances are you’re aware of the many great things the city of Birmingham has to offer. From the vibrant nightlife to plenty of restaurants, there’s much to love about the Magic City. Whether you’re from Birmingham or you’ve only lived... [read more]
When the holiday season arrives, there are plenty of ways to enjoy all that December brings. Not only will you enjoy the flickering of lights as you drive down the street, but you’ll also appreciate the Christmas tunes playing on the radio, decorating the tree with your family, and so... [read more]
For many years, pop culture has played a part of, well, our culture. From the X-Men to Batman and every superhero in between, there’s been plenty of ways that heroes have shaped our movies, books, and television shows. Both kids and adults love a variety of stories that impact our... [read more]