It would be impossible to name all the various incarnations of gumbo. Spicy or mild, loaded with seafood or packed with sausage, okra or no okra, this Louisiana staple takes many forms. But at the heart of a really good gumbo is a robust flavor profile and high-quality ingredients. Some... [read more]
Everyone looks good in pink – especially when it's all part of a greater mission, not just a fashion choice. The 2nd annual Pink Up the Pace 5K and 1-Mile Dolly Dash Fun Run is the perfect occasion to don your best rose-colored duds and join the race in this... [read more]
Easter is right around the corner. With this springtime holiday of baskets, flowers, and marshmallow bunnies comes the excitement of hunting for brightly colored eggs. One of Birmingham's favorite hunts takes place at the Birmingham Zoo, and this year, this Eggstravaganza is scheduled for Saturday, April 20.
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Whether you prefer red, white, or a shimmering rose, you won’t want to miss the 3rd Annual Cahaba Dermatology & Spa Cahaba Magic City Wine Fest this month! On May 11, wine and beer enthusiasts will gather at the Birmingham Zoo for an evening of socializing, cultural enrichment, and some... [read more]
If taking your best four-legged friend for walks is one of your (and his) favorite things to do, then you'll want to sign up for this year's Mutt Strut. This year marks the event's 10th annual dog-friendly 5K and 1-mile fun run, scheduled for April 20, 2019, on the UAB... [read more]
On April 6, Christian recording artist TobyMac will perform at the BJCC on one of the last dates of his Hits Deep tour. The six-time Grammy winner has been traveling the U.S. since late January, performing to packed arenas night after night. His latest tour promises fan favorites, plus material... [read more]
Do you want to raise money for a great cause and test drive your dream car? If so, you're in luck! Join Long-Lewis Ford Lincoln to help raise money for local schools. All you have to do is test drive a brand new Lincoln, fundraising has never been easier! Long-Lewis... [read more]
Bookworms on a budget, have you discovered Birmingham's premier secondhand bookstore? If not, it's high time you made a trip to 2nd & Charles. Far more than a used bookstore, this treasure trove of books, collectibles, games, music, and more will instantly become a favorite spot to shop, explore, and... [read more]
Lace up your running shoes and get set for a highly anticipated annual race through downtown Birmingham. The 15th Annual Red Shoe Run Rockin' 5K is set for March 16, and there's still time to sign up for this event benefiting the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama.
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There’s no shortage of good dinning in Hoover, and if there’s a sweet tooth in your smile, the dessert options are mouthwatering. In fact, there are a few local purveyors that specialize in sweets, from ice cream to baked goods. Whether it’s a celebration or an everyday craving, the next... [read more]