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]
There's something special about brunch, the meal that accommodates lazy Sundays and late risers. Blending the best sweet and savory dishes of the traditional first two meals of the day, brunch appeals to all palates with its vast array of dishes that can star on a brunch menu. If you're... [read more]
Get ready for one of the Magic City’s favorite fall traditions! Oktoberfest returns to Railroad Park very soon, so get your tickets and don’t miss this annual celebration of German cuisine and culture.
When and Where
This year’s Oktoberfest will be held at Railroad Park on Saturday, October 5. The event will... [read more]
While salads are often overlooked as a simple side with many meals, they can be so much more than a bed of plain greens. In the summer of 2019, two chefs opened Greenhouse in Homewood to showcase all that a salad can be, with rich flavors, fresh ingredients, and some... [read more]
Here in Alabama, we have an abundance of fantastic food courtesy of many wonderful farmers. We also have a host of great chefs, and you can enjoy this perfect pairing at Avondale Brewing Company this September. The Alabama Sustainable Agriculture Network will soon host its annual Graze: Birmingham event, a... [read more]
Whether you’re into live music, vintage games, or just visiting with friends over some great brews, Saturn in Avondale has something for everyone. The entertainment venue/coffee bar has become one of the Magic City’s go-to places to catch a show, and even when the music is still hours away, there’s... [read more]
Here in Hoover, we’ve got a ton of great dining options, but where do you go when you want a good hamburger? With gourmet beef, premium toppings, and appetizing sides, you can’t go wrong with these three mouth-watering choices.
The menu at Baha Burger sports several unique takes on the... [read more]
Come join the Birmingham Zoo’s exotic residents for an open-air tropical soiree! On the evening of May 31, the Birmingham Zoo Junior Board will host its 9th Annual Tails in the Trails event, with live music, an online auction, libations, and more.
When and Where
Tails in the Trails will be held... [read more]
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]
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]