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    HAPPY HOLIDAYS

    A Southern Christmas Bazaar

    Presented by Alabaster-Pelham Rotary Club at Pelham Civic Complex & Ice Arena, Pelham

    November 1 - November 2, 2014

    More than 50 merchants from Alabama and surrounding states will participate in this premier shopping event. Shoppers will enjoy a wide variety of unique Christmas themed items. Merchants are offering clothing, food, collectibles, decorations and much more. Prepare to be amazed as you browse through Candy Cane Lane, Mistletoe Drive or Jingle Bell Parkway.

    A Southern Christmas Bazaar is presented solely for ...more


    Charlie Brown Thanksgiving

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Smithfield Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham

    November 17, 2014

    Forget the turkey and bring on the popcorn, pretzels, and jelly beans as we celebrate our annual Charlie Brown-style Thanksgiving feast. 


    Fun Fall Cooking With Chef "E"

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at West End Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham

    November 18, 2014

    Exciting new dishes for football parties and fall cooking. Chef "E" has fun ideas that will help you make a touchdown with your meal.


    Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker

    Presented by Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker at Alabama Theatre, Birmingham

    November 20, 2014

    In 1993, Moscow Ballet toured the Great Russian Nutcracker to Washington DC, Baltimore, Syracuse, Orlando, Ft Lauderdale, New Haven, Reading and Charleston WV for the first time to critical...more

    Thanksgiving Craft

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at West End Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham

    November 20, 2014

    Join in and make a wonderful Thanksgiving craft for yourself or that special someone. Supplies provided. 


    Have Yourself a Merry Little Art Show

    Presented by Red Dot Gallery at Red Dot Gallery, Birmingham

    November 21, 2014

    Red Dot Gallery’s “Have Yourself a Merry Little Art Show” presents small, affordable works by local artists. The exhibit opens with an artists’ reception on Friday,...more

    8th Annual Keep Christmas Alive Concert - with Booth Bros & Voices of Lee

    Presented by Children's of Alabama and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center - Samford University, Birmingham

    November 22, 2014

    “Keep Christmas Alive” with The Booth Bros & The Voices of Lee!

    Coming to Samford – Nov 22

    The 8th...more

    Soul of November

    Presented by Alabama School of Fine Arts at Alabama School of Fine Arts, Birmingham

    November 21 - November 23, 2014

    Enjoy a feast of classical ballet and contemporary choreography styles performed by ASFA's talented dancers and musicians in the Dorothy Jemison Day Theater.


    Smithfield Library's Annual Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Smithfield Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham

    November 25, 2014

    Everyone who visits the Smithfield Library and checks out books will be eligible to enter our annual Thanksgiving Harvest Basket Giveaway. Good luck! 


    Tannehill Crafter's Open House

    Presented by Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park at Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, McCalla

    November 28 - November 30, 2014

    This is the end of the season for our resident crafters and offers refreshments and handmade items.
     


    37th Annual Christmas Concert

    Presented by Birmingham Boys Choir

    December 2, 2014

    The Birmingham Boys Choir will be presenting it's 37th Annual Christmas Concert, featuring the voices of some of the most talented boys in Birmingham. This is your chance to hear our choir...more

    Jim Brickman On A Winter’s Night

    at Alabama Theatre, Birmingham

    December 4, 2014

    This year, Jim Brickman will bring together the sounds of the season with On A Winter’s Night. Hailed by the Boston Herald as a “crowd-pleaser,” Jim celebrates this in a...more

    Christmas Craft

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at West End Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham

    December 4, 2014

    Join in and make a Christmas craft for yourself or someone special. Bring a friend and join in on the fun.


    6th Annual Artist Market

    Presented by Shelby County Arts Council at Shelby County Arts Council Gallery, Columbiana

    December 6, 2014

    Visit the 6th Annual Artist Market! 

    Artists will be offering their one-of-a-kind art for sale.  Artwork will include pottery, jewelry, fabric art, paintings, drawings, print...more

    Tannehill Christmas Candlelight Tour

    Presented by Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park at Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, McCalla

    December 5 - December 6, 2014

    The Christmas Candlelight Tour offers a holiday presentation of historical events based during the Civil War Era.

    Tannehill Park is a day use park open 365 days a year. Park usage is...more

    In A Manger Lowly: A Christmas Open House

    Presented by Vestavia Hills Baptist Church at Vestavia Hills Baptist Church, Birmingham

    December 5 - December 6, 2014

    This inspiring exhibit of nativity displays will remind you of the miracle of the first Christmas so many years ago. Hear stirring Christmas music performed live by gifted musicians, to...more

    Arts on the Plaza

    Presented by Fancy Goods Variety

    December 5 - December 6, 2014

    Arts on the Plaza Enjoy Christmas Shopping with one-of-a-kind artists and the surrounding business owners. Fun for the entire family.


    Christmas Tree Mixed Media on Canvas

    Presented by Tangled Stones at Artists on the Bluff, Hoover

    December 6, 2014

    In this one day workshop we will use mixed media to create a 12 x 16 canvas. We will begin by making a paper collage tree and will add beads, metal pieces and more paper for decoration! Ages 12 +,...more

    A Service of Advent Lessons and Carols

    Presented by Cathedral Church of the Advent at Cathedral Church of the Advent, Birmingham

    December 7, 2014

    The Cathedral Choirs sing the traditional service of readings, hymns and choral anthems, to celebrate the Coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, at the Cathedral Church of the Advent.  


    Christmas at Arlington

    Presented by Arlington Historic Home and Gardens at Arlington Antebellum Home and Gardens, Birmingham

    December 6 - December 7, 2014

    Christmas at Arlington is Arlington’s gift to the City of Birmingham. Visitors are invited to ‘step back in time’ as local decorators adorn rooms of the museum in period holiday...more

    "Prince of Peace"

    Presented by Vestavia Hills Baptist Church at Vestavia Hills Baptist Church, Birmingham

    December 7, 2014

    Vestavia Hills Baptist Church Sanctuary Choir presents its Christmas concert, "Prince of Peace," at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, December 7, 2014. Location: Sanctuary. Featuring the...more

    Holidays and Hot Cocoa

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Smithfield Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham

    December 8, 2014

    Join us as we start the holiday season in style! We'll write letters to Santa and drink hot cocoa while listening to our favorite holiday tunes. For our gaming enthusiasts, we'll even...more

    Holiday Gift Workshop

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library, Hoover

    December 9, 2014

    Make fun gifts for your friends and family.  Registration begins November 25.  Grades 1-3


    Christmas Musical - No Room at the Inn

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at West End Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham

    December 9, 2014

    Join us for an evening of Christmas music with songs from the Birmingham Heritage Jazz Band; recording artist Denita Gibbs; Lawson State Community College Choir; and Cleo Kennedy.


    Family Ornament Night

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Smithfield Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham

    December 9, 2014

    Join us for this annual library tradition. Plan on adding some sparkle to your holidays and your holiday gift giving!


    After-School Special: Trouble in Toyland

    Presented by Emmet O'Neal Library at Emmet O'Neal Library (Mountain Brook), Mountain Brook

    December 10, 2014

    That Puppet Guy Lee Bryan presents a holiday puppet performance called "Trouble in Toyland."


    Christmas Craft

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at West End Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham

    December 11, 2014

    Join us as we decorate cupcakes. Gigi's cupcakes will provide the cupcakes and decorations, you provide the creativity. 


    Healthy Holiday Cooking with Chef "E"

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Southside Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham

    December 11, 2014

    Chef "E" promotes healthy eating and nutrient rich foods that home cooks can incorporate in family meals. A tasting of the featured recipe is provided at the end of the program. Advanced...more

    Holiday Music Concert

    Presented by Alabama School of Fine Arts at Alabama School of Fine Arts, Birmingham

    December 11 - December 12, 2014

    Get in the spirit at this family-friendly concert in the Dorothy Jemison Day Theater. It features ASFA's Orchestra, Jazz Ensemble, Choir, and Concerto delle Donne.


    Birmingham Ballet Presents: The Mutt-Cracker

    Presented by Birmingham Ballet at Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) Concert Hall , Birmingham

    December 12, 2014

    If you love dogs, you don’t want to miss The Mutt-cracker! Birmingham Ballet’s canine filled version of this holiday favorite premiered in 2011 with tail wagging reveiws. The...more

    Home for the Holidays

    Presented by Opera Birmingham at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    December 11 - December 13, 2014

    Usher in the holidays with beautiful songs of the season, featuring a very special surprise artist who is certain to make this a sell-out! A unique blend of sacred and secular, longtime favorites...more

    4th Annual Christmas Dinner Dance

    Presented by Central Alabama Caribbean American Organization at Hilton Birmingham Perimeter Park, Birmingham

    December 13, 2014

    Central Alabama Caribbean American Organization (CACAO) proudly presents their 4th Annual Christmas Dinner Dance with special guest the Consul General of Jamaica Hon. Franz Hall.

    The event...more

    Alabama Wildlife Center's Holiday Craft and Bake Sale

    Presented by Alabama Wildlife Center

    December 13, 2014

    Holiday-themed crafts and ornaments, handmade jewelry, quilts & throws, unique gifts with a natural theme, bird houses & feeders, homemade jams, jellies, preserves, candies, baked goods,...more

    The Arc of Jefferson County's Decked Out Dash

    Presented by The Arc of Jefferson County at Oak Mountain State Park , Pelham

    December 13, 2014

    Our Fifth Annual 5k and 1-Mile Fun Run is scheduled for Saturday, December 13th at Oak Mountain State Park. This year, we are going all out with the holiday festivities. Don your Santa suits, elf...more

    Blue Light Special Art Show

    Presented by Cahaba Clayworks and Cahaba Clayworks at Cahaba Clayworks and Earthborn Studios, Leeds

    December 13 - December 14, 2014

    Celebrating its 26th anniversary, this unique event embraces the imperfect or flawed ‘seconds’ that never see the light of commerce, as well as the best each artist has to offer....more

    A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

    Presented by Cathedral Church of the Advent at Cathedral Church of the Advent, Birmingham

    December 14, 2014

    The Cathedral Choir sings the traditional service of Nine Lessons and Carols celebrating the birth of Jesus, modeled after the famous service held annually at King's College, Cambridge.


    Alabama Symphony Youth Orchestra Holiday Concert

    Presented by Alabama Symphony Orchestra at Riverchase Galleria, Hoover

    December 14, 2014

    Ring in the holidays from the Galleria Mall, whether there for shopping or to catch a little musical magic of the season.


    An Elf Tale

    Presented by Birmingham Children's Theatre at Birmingham Children's Theatre, Birmingham

    December 6 - December 14, 2014

    It’s the day when job assignments are handed out at the North Pole. Gobo the elf has worked hard all year and is in the running for Head Elf. Will he help Santa keep Christmas on track, or...more

    Babes in Toyland

    Presented by Birmingham Children's Theatre at Birmingham Children's Theatre, Birmingham

    December 6 - December 14, 2014

     Widow Piper’s husband has passed away and left her alone with 14 children working in a toy factory for mean Barnaby. Three of her children have already disappeared and now it seems...more

    Birmingham Ballet Presents: The Nutcracker

    Presented by Birmingham Ballet at Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) Concert Hall , Birmingham

    December 13 - December 14, 2014

    It’s classic entertainment your whole family will enjoy! Birmingham Ballet’s innovative version of The Nutcracker brings the holiday season to life with unparralled story-telling,...more

    Christmas Spectacular: Trouble in Toyland

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library, Hoover

    December 16, 2014

    Join us for a special presentation from "That Puppet Guy," followed by a visit from Saint Nick. Refreshments served. All ages


    A Colonial Christmas at the American Village

    Presented by American Village at American Village, Montevallo

    December 9 - December 17, 2014

    Now accepting reservations for our annual Christmas Lunch and Tour.

    Your Luncheon hostess will be First Lady Dolley Madison. She will greet you in Liberty Hall, inspired...more

    Making Memorable Holiday Moments With Chef "E"

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at West End Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham

    December 17, 2014

    Chef "E" class will demonstrate a unique flare to spice up the holidays for teens. Learn how to eat and be merry (without regrets). 


    A DICKENS VEST POCKET CHRISTMAS CAROL

    Presented by Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    December 19 - December 20, 2014

    Back by popular demand, A Dickens Vest Pocket Christmas Carol is sure to bring the Christmas spirit to everyone! Join the Cratchets, Tiny Tim, all the Spirits, and, of course,...more

    Ride the Santa Special

    Presented by Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum at Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum, Calera

    November 29 - December 20, 2014

    Santa rides the train with you and gives a special treat to each child!  Tell him what you would like for Christmas and take photos with Santa! Ride last around 1 hour.


    Grammy Award Winner Gregory Porter in Concert

    Presented by Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame at Carver Theatre, Birmingham

    December 21, 2014

    Grammy Award-winning jazz vocalist Gregory Porter, who signed to the prestigious Blue Note record label in 2013, will perform at the Carver Theatre/Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame....more

    Virginia Samford Theatre presents The Old Time TV Show Christmas Showcase

    Presented by Virginia Samford Theatre at Virginia Samford Theatre, Birmingham

    December 12 - December 21, 2014

    Come back to the golden age of TV variety shows! Think “Ed Sullivan”!  Singing, dancing, comedy and appearances by your favorite celebrities.  All in the style of the grand...more

    Virginia Samford Theatre presents Holiday Hyjinx

    Presented by Virginia Samford Theatre at Virginia Samford Theatre, Birmingham

    December 11 - December 21, 2014

    The FEMININE HYJINX girls – Lee Ann Brown, Kristi Tingle Higginbotham, Jan D. Hunter and Kristin Staskowski are back and ready to celebrate the holidays with a fun-filled show of comedy...more

    Uh Oh- Here Comes Christmas

    Presented by Shelby County Arts Council at Shelby County Arts Council Gallery, Columbiana

    December 21, 2014

    South City Theater Presents based on the books by Robert Fulghum. Adapted by Ernest Zulia and David Caldwell. — Brent Murrill, Director. A Southern director and cast share their holiday joys...more

    "Amahl and the Night Visitors"

    Presented by Vestavia Hills Baptist Church at Vestavia Hills Baptist Church, Birmingham

    December 21, 2014

    Vestavia Hills Baptist Church Sanctuary Choir presents "Amahl and the Night Visitors." Location: Sanctuary.


    George Balanchine's The Nutcracker

    Presented by Alabama Ballet at Dorothy Jemison Day Theater, Birmingham

    December 12 - December 21, 2014

    The Alabama Ballet remains one of only seven companies in the world granted the right to perform this holiday classic by the Balanchine Trust. Performed to Balanchine's exacting...more

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