Polar Plunge for Special Olympics

Polar Plunge
Support the athletes of the Special Olympics by taking part in the Polar Plunge on Jan. 13 at Oak Mountain State Park. Tickets are $35 for advanced registration, and you’ll need to pay another $5 if you want to participate in the costume contest. You definitely want to join the... [read more]

Riverdance – The 20th Anniversary Tour

Riverdance 20th Anniversary
You don’t need to go all the way to New York to see a Broadway-caliber show. You can see one at the BJCC by attending Riverdance – The 20th Anniversary Tour. The show will hit the stage on Jan. 16, and tickets start at $40. Get in the spirit of the... [read more]

New Restaurants for the New Year

New Restaurants Birmingham
It’s about to be a new year, meaning it’s about time for new year’s resolutions. This year, how about making the resolution to try some new restaurants? Birmingham and the surrounding area have some delicious new eateries that you should check out. Add these to your list of places to... [read more]

Cowboy Mouth Comes to WorkPlay

Cowboy Mouth Concert
Listening to a CD or MP3 is great, but a live concert is the best way to enjoy music. With that in mind, get your tickets for Cowboy Mouth. The band is coming to WorkPlay on Dec. 29 at 8 p.m., and tickets are only $17. Get your tickets for... [read more]

Take a Ride on the North Pole Express

North Pole Express
All aboard! The North Pole Express is about to take off toward the North Pole, and tickets are available now. This special train is departing on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from Nov. 17–Dec. 16, and the tickets are going fast. If you want your child to meet with the Claus... [read more]

Turn Up the Spice with these Hoover Area Cajun Restaurants

Hoover-area Cajun Food
If you like your food spicy – you’re in luck! There are a ton of Cajun food restaurants in the Hoover, Alabama area that are definitely worth checking out. You’ll find everything from po-boys to crawfish enchiladas at these Bayou-themed hot spots. Here are just a few of our favorite... [read more]

Get into the Christmas Spirit at these BJCC events

BJCC Events
It’s time to celebrate the season with a wide variety of musicals, shows, and events at the Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center. There are a ton of “must see” events leading all the way up to Christmas with something for the entire family to enjoy. Here are a few of our... [read more]

Keep the Pace with these Hoover-area 5K Runs

Hoover-area 5k races
The weather has cooled off and the dreaded humidity is disappearing. That means it’s the perfect time to go for a run! November is race month in Alabama and there a number of 5K and other races that you can participate in. So, lace up those running shoes and go... [read more]

Hoover Christmas Tree Lighting at Riverchase Galleria

Christmas Tree Lighting Galleria
The Christmas Tree Lighting at the Riverchase Galleria Every year the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover, AL kicks off the holiday season with the lighting of its giant Christmas tree. This year’s event will be on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. The annual ceremony also includes a... [read more]