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    Pelham Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

    at Pelham Civic Complex & Ice Arena, Pelham

    November 30, 2015

    Event begins with the Pelham High School Jazz Ensemble at 6:15pm. Choirs and bands from Valley Elementary, Valley Intermediate, Riverchase Middle and Pelham High Schools will provide Christmas music for everyone to enjoy. Skate performances provided by the Pelham Skate School will accompany the music and a Pelham Mite Under 8 Division Hockey Game will take center ice. Enjoy cookies and cocoa with Santa and meet ...more

    Bells of Buchanan

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

    December 1, 2015

    Samford University's School handbell ensemble.

    Holiday in the Hills Tree Lighting Festival

    Presented by Vestavia Hills Chamber of Commerce

    December 1, 2015

    Enjoy entertainment, merchant give-aways and the lighting of the tree. Visit with Santa and play in the snow!

    American Girl * Girls Just Like Me: Festival of Trees

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    December 3, 2015

    Celebrate the beauty of the season in The Gardens with American Girl fun!  Enjoy crafting with fragrant plant material such as evergreen and cinnamon, a short hike, holiday story, and...more

    Christmas with Claudia: Music for College & Career Readiness

    Presented by Dream Garden, Inc. at Alabama Theatre, Birmingham

    December 3, 2015

    MCCR is a daytime performance and workshop for local middle and high school students.  In this interactive show, Claudia will share her 25-year musical journey, and students will...more

    Christmas with Claudia

    at Alabama Theatre, Birmingham

    December 3, 2015

    “Christmas with Claudia” is a festive and elegant holiday show commemorating her 25 years as a classical flautist, worship leader, and board-certified music therapist. This family-friendly...more

    Hanging of the Green

    Presented by Samford University at Samford University, Birmingham

    December 3, 2015

    Samford University ushers in the Christmas season each year with the Old English custom, Hanging of the Green. Begun in 1980 by Ginny Bridges Ireland, Director of Campus Ministries, the service is...more

    City of Columbiana Christmas Parade

    Presented by City of Columbiana at Downtown Columbiana, Columbiana

    December 3, 2015

    Thursday night, Dec. 3, beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the Christmas tree in the center of town where Main Street intersects College Street, Robert Robinson Jr. will sing Christmas music with Miss...more

    Gardendale Christmas Parade, Christmas Tree Lighting and Candy Cane Lane

    Presented by Gardendale Chamber of Commerce at Gardendale Civic Center, Gardendale

    December 3, 2015

    A totally free event, the Christmas parade begins with fireworks! Christmas tree lighting at the Gardendale Civic Center immediately after the parade. Candy Cane Lane during and after the parade...more

    Alabama Symphony Orchestra Red Diamond SuperPops! Series

    Presented by Alabama Symphony Orchestra at Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center - Samford University, Birmingham

    December 4, 2015

    Christmas with AMY GRANT

    Grammy winner Amy Grant is the best-selling contemporary Christian artist of all-time. Her stellar orchestral arrangements of holiday favorites are sure to...more

    Jingle All the Way - Christmas Songs and Stories of the Season

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    December 4, 2015

    Friday, December 4, at 6:30 p.m. in the Large Auditorium

    Stories, songs, and sing-a-longs to make the season bright. Storyteller Dolores Hydock and musical master Bobby Horton mix...more

    GIFTED: Red Dot Gallery Holiday Show

    Presented by Red Dot Gallery at Red Dot Gallery, Birmingham

    December 4, 2015

    For local, handmade, original, affordable gifts for the season, Red Dot Gallery of Homewood presents GIFTED, the holiday show. Paintings, pottery, and prints will be offered by Red Dot Gallery...more

    7th Annual Artist Market

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

    December 5, 2015

    Visit the 7th 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 making,...more

    A White House Christmas Coffee and Dessert Buffet

    Presented by American Village at American Village, Montevallo

    December 5, 2015

    Former White House Chef Roland Mesnier returns to The American Village for: A White House Christmas Coffee and Dessert Buffet (book signing to follow).

    Weihnachtsmarkt/Christmas Market 2015

    Presented by FDSK German Culture Club

    December 5, 2015

    10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

    - German Food, Dessert, Lebkuchen and Drinks
    - Glühwein, Hot Chocolate, Coffee
    - Arts and Crafts
    - Christmas Ornaments and Gifts
    - Live...more

    Holiday Faire

    Presented by Alabama Waldorf School

    December 5, 2015

    Join us for Alabama Waldorf School's 28th annual Holiday Faire! Do your holiday shopping here commercial-free and full of good cheer, with local artists and crafters selling original...more

    Pleasant Grove Christmas Parade 2015

    Presented by Pleasant Grove Christmas Parade

    December 5, 2015

    City of Pleasant Grove Christmas Parade 2015, with UAB Football Coach Bill Clark serving as Grand Marshal, is one of the longest continous running parade in the state of Alabama. The parade...more

    IPC Choir Christmas Concert

    Presented by Independent Presbyterian Church at Independent Presbyterian Church, Birmingham

    December 6, 2015

    The IPC Choir, under the direction of Dr. Jeff McLelland, will perform Alan Bullard's "O Come, Emmanuel." This work is for SATB Choir, soloists, organ, and congregation, and is drawn from the...more

    A Service of Advent Lessons and Carols

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

    December 6, 2015

    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.  

    CHRIS TOMLIN Adore Christmas Tour

    Presented by Alabama Theatre at Alabama Theatre, Birmingham

    December 6, 2015

    w/ David Crowder & Lauren Daigle

    Birmingham Girls Choir Winter Concert

    Presented by Birmingham Girls Choir at Asbury United Methodist Church, Birmingham

    December 6, 2015

    The Birmingham Girls Choir will present a free public concert on December 6th at 2:30 in the afternoon. Our girls will present pieces from many cultures and religions. All are welcome to come...more

    “All I Want For Christmas Is …” Embellishments Handbell Ensemble Concert

    Presented by Embellishments, Inc

    December 6, 2015

    Auditioned Community English handbell ringers and guest artists performing under the direction of Phyllis Kirk

    Our concert will feature a wide variety of genres from a Bach Fugue to...more

    Kingdom Come: Christmas by Candlelight 2015

    Presented by Shades Mountain Baptist Church at Shades Mountain Baptist Church, Vestavia Hills

    December 6, 2015

    Join us at 2:00 & 6:00 p.m. for Christmas by Candlelight.

    This event brings singers, dancers, artists and storytellers together as they retell the ageless truth of God mending a broken...more

    Fa La Local Christmas Market

    Presented by Fa La Local Christmas Market at David's Arts & Frames, Inc., Vestavia Hills

    December 6, 2015

    Jingle all the way to our first annual Fa La Local Christmas Market to shop some of Birmingham's best small businesses! Sip on a glass of wine and get some people crossed off your...more

    Naughty or Nice

    Presented by Steel City Men's Chorus at Virginia Samford Theatre, Birmingham

    December 4 - December 6, 2015

    Steel City Men’s Chorus and Jeffrey Klinner present NAUGHTY OR NICE, a holiday celebration of fun. In addition to holiday classics, come hear an arrangement of traditional carols by Rob Bradley,...more

    BAO benefit day at Naked Art Gallery and Silvertron Cafe

    Presented by Naked Art Gallery at Naked Art Gallery, Birmingham

    December 7, 2015

    On the first Monday of December, 10:30 am until 7:00 pm, Naked Art will donate 10% of its patrons’ purchases to Birmingham Aids Outreach.

    Silvertron Cafe will donate 100% of sales...more

    Makers & Bakers: Cookie Wars

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    December 7, 2015

    Make your own delicious cookie creation and compete for the best holiday cookie of the season.  Hint:  We all win because we get to eat cookies!

    Claus & Paws: Pet Photos with Santa

    Presented by Colonial Brookwood Village

    November 23 - December 7, 2015

    Claus & Paws: Pet Photos with Santa! Monday, November 23rd from 6:00 - 8:00 pm Monday, November 30th from 6:00 - 8:00 pm Monday, December 7th from 6:00 - 8:00 pm Have your furry pet friend...more

    Holiday Family Night

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Springville Road Regional Library (BPL), Birmingham

    December 7, 2015

    The whole family is invited to join us for holiday stories, songs, goodies, and crafts!

    38th Annual Christmas Concert

    Presented by Birmingham Boys Choir

    December 8, 2015

    The Birmingham Boys Choir will be presenting it's 38th Annual Christmas Concert, featuring the voices of some of the most talented boys in Birmingham. This is your chance to hear our choir...more

    Christmas Musical 2015

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

    December 8, 2015

    The spirit of Christmas is all around us. We invite you to join us for our annual Christmas musical. Don't forget to bring a friend.

    Eastwood Holiday Open House

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

    December 9, 2015

    Join storyteller Miss Eve, Eastwood staff, and Santa Claus himself for a holiday open house at the Eastwood Branch Library. There will be stories, snacks, holiday crafts, and a sing-a-long of...more

    A Colonial Christmas at the American Village

    Presented by American Village at American Village, Montevallo

    December 8 - December 10, 2015

    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

    Harmony Hills Chorus

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library, Hoover

    December 10, 2015

    Formed in 1971, this Birmingham-based women’s barbershop chorus will perform a program of holiday music sure to be fun for the whole family.

    Holiday Welding Workshop

    Presented by MAKEbhm

    December 10, 2015

    Join us for a fun introduction to gas welding (welding the traditional way with oxygen & acetylene), while making fun Holiday gifts or decorations. Sign up as a pair and both receive $15....more

    Christmas Around the World with Niki Sepsas

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    December 10, 2015

    Thursday, December 10, at 6:30 p.m. in the Round Auditorium

    Christmas is one of the biggest celebrations for the people belonging to the Christian faith. But it would be wrong to assume...more

    The Santa Experience

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    December 10, 2015

    Join us for a wonderful evening with Lew-E Circus and his Santa Experience Show.  Be prepared to laugh and have some holiday fun!

    Christmas in the Park

    Presented by Immanuel Church at Crestwood Park, Birmingham

    December 10, 2015

    Join us December 10th at 6:00 p.m. for a fun and festive evening to drink hot chocolate, eat Christmas cookies, sing our favorite Christmas songs led by local artists, and watch a classic holiday...more

    Holiday Open House & Eyewear Trunk Show

    Presented by EyeCare Associates Inc

    December 10, 2015

    Join us for a Holiday Open House and Trunk Show Featuring the hottest brands in eyewear. Thursday December 10th 2015
    10:00 am to 7:00 pm All Calvin Klein, Valentino, Nike, Nautica, and...more

    Lincoln Center at the Movies: New York City Ballet performing George Balanchine's The Nutcracker™

    Presented by Fathom Events at Carmike Vestavia Hills 10, Vestavia Hills

    December 5 - December 10, 2015

    Fathom Events and Lincoln Center are thrilled to bring George Balanchine's The Nutcracker™, performed by the New York City Ballet, to select cinemas nationwide on Saturday,...more

    Gaither Christmas Homecoming

    Presented by Premier Productions at Legacy Arena at the BJCC, Birmingham

    December 11, 2015

    A full evening of entertainment and meaningful music is a rare treat anytime, but when the occasion includes the best-loved voices in gospel music… it’s a must-see celebration! If you attend...more

    Birmingham Ballet: The Muttcracker

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

    December 11, 2015

    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 production...more

    Alabama Wildlife Center's Holiday Craft and Bake Sale

    Presented by Alabama Wildlife Center

    December 12, 2015

    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

    5th Annual Christmas Dinner Dance

    Presented by Central Alabama Caribbean American Organization at Concordia Club, Birmingham

    December 12, 2015

    Central Alabama Caribbean American Organization (CACAO) presents a celebration of Caribbean culture with  its 5th Annual Christmas Dinner Dance on December 12th at the Concordia Ballroom,...more

    Wreaths Across America

    Presented by Blue Star Salute Foundation, Inc.

    December 12, 2015

    Wreaths Across America Ceremony will be held on Saturday December 12, 2015 at 11:00 am at the Alabama National Cemetery to honor our fallen heroes. Volunteers and family members will lay holiday...more

    Mingle & Jingle Christmas Market

    Presented by Shelby County Moms Guide at Cahaba Grand Conference Center, Birmingham

    December 11 - December 12, 2015

    Mingle & Jingle Christmas Market….the premiere shopping event of the season. Mingle & Jingle Christmas Market is an event filled with an exquisite and eclectic mix of all things festive....more

    Jingle Bell Run/Walk

    Presented by Arthritis Foundation at Railroad Park, Birmingham

    December 12, 2015

    The Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis is a good time had by all donning their jingle bells and ringing in the holiday spirit!  The Jingle Bell Run/Walk is at Railroad Park on Saturday,...more

    Breakfast in Santa's Workshop

    Presented by McWane Science Center at McWane Science Center, Birmingham

    December 5 - December 12, 2015

    DATES: December 5 and 12
    TIME: 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
    TICKETS: Non-Members: $20 Adults, $15 Kids
    Members receive $2 off.

    Bring your little elves to have breakfast in...more

    The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

    Presented by South City Theatre at South City Theatre, Pelham

    December 4 - December 12, 2015

    South City Theatre’s Christmas gift to the community is hysterically funny and equally heart-warming, “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever,” 

    In this hilarious Christmas...more

    A New York Christmas with American Girl Samantha

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    December 12, 2015

    American Girl Samantha will be here for a New York Christmas adventure, with snacks and crafts to make holiday memories!

    The Miss Goosepath Christmas Pageant by Daniel Martin

    Presented by Theatre Downtown at Fifth Avenue Antiques-Theatre Downtown, Birmingham

    December 3 - December 12, 2015

    Every year, the tiny town of Goosepatch holds its annual Holiday beauty pageant. However, this year, the regular contestants are unavailable and the pageant directors are forced to make do with an...more

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