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    A Night of Big Stars

    Presented by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Birmingham

    August 1, 2015

    A Night of Big Stars is an night full of good food, socializing, and most important--BIG stars! Fifteen "littles" have auditioned, composed, and reahearsed in preperation for the big show on August 1st. Some of the performers have been matched with a Big Brother or Sister while others are on the waiting list. The littles will be performing dance, spoken word pieces, and skits. This event helps Big Brothers Big ...more


    The ORIGINAL Fashion Camp 2015

    Presented by Chic Made Simple at Colonial Brookwood Village, Birmingham

    July 6 - July 31, 2015

    The ORIGINAL Fashion Camp 
    with Fashion Consultant Tracy James of ChicMadeSimple
    "Because confidence never goes out of style."
    2015 Back to...more

    Happy Birthday Harry!

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    July 31, 2015

    Celebrate Harry Potter's birthday by watching one of our favorite movies and eating a delicious birthday treat in honor of the boy wizard!  Families welcome!  


    2nd Annual Alabama Launchpad Innovation Conference Poetry Contest

    Presented by Economic Development Partnership of Alabama (EDPA)

    July 1 - July 31, 2015

    In partnership with Create Birmingham, the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama (EDPA) Foundation is holding a statewide poetry contest. Contestants are asked to submit an original...more

    Annual Student and Teaching Artist Exhibition

    Presented by Space One Eleven at Space One Eleven, Birmingham

    July 31, 2015

    Space One Eleven's (SOE) Annual Student/Teaching Artists Exhibition will showcase the works of young artists who attended SOE's 2015 summer art camps. Rising second through eighth graders worked...more

    McCalla Walla Music, Art & Rescue

    at Tannehill State Park, McCalla

    August 1, 2015

    McCalla Walla is a grass-roots festival, the brainchild of McCalla residents looking to gather talented local and regional artists of all genres together for a day of food, fun,...more

    Sci-Fi & Fantasy Festival

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library, Hoover

    August 1, 2015

    To wrap up our summer long celebration of all things Sci-Fi and Fantasy, join us for an all-day Sci-Fi and Fantasy Festival!

    - Author programs featuring fantasty author Katherine Harbour...more

    Sci-Fi & Fantasy Festival

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library, Hoover

    August 1, 2015

    To wrap up our summer long celebration of all things Sci-Fi and Fantasy, join us for an all-day Sci-Fi and Fantasy Festival! 

    - Author programs featuring fantasy author Katherine...more

    McCalla Walla Festival - Music, Art & Animal Rescue

    Presented by McCalla Walla Festival at Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, Bessemer

    August 1, 2015

    Come dance with us in a field between the Alabama pines as Rollin' In The Hay, Mandi Rae - Music, Brad Shirley Music, Nathan Peek & The New Thread, Heath Green &...more

    Summer Lovin' Romance Conference

    Presented by North Shelby Library at North Shelby Library, Birmingham

    July 31 - August 1, 2015

    Summer Lovin' Romance Conference with Guest Speaker Dianna Love, New York Times Bestselling Author
    Friday, July 31st 2015...more

    The Bloganista Mini-Con presented by Laura Vincent Printing & Design

    Presented by See Jane Write Birmingham at Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest, Vestavia Hills

    August 1, 2015

    Join the ladies of See Jane Write for their annual one-day blogging conference. Whether you're looking to launch your blog or turn your blog into a business, this event is sure to be a game...more

    KidFest

    Presented by Belk

    August 1, 2015

    Belk hosts its bi-annual Kidfest in-store event Saturday, August 1, from noon – 3:00 p.m. at the Riverchase Galleria location in Hoover, AL. The event includes runway fashion shows featuring...more

    Magdala Ramirez, Medicine Woman

    Presented by Embody Practice Center - Yoga, Tai Chi, Manual Therapy at Embody Practice Center, Birmingham

    August 1, 2015

    The Time of the Emerging of a New World

    Mayan and Aztec Knowledge  

    This is a time when new doors are opening for understanding a universal knowledge about how to bring...more

    Shake and Bake 5K

    Presented by Town of Mt. Laurel at Mt. Laurel Town Square, Birmingham

    August 1, 2015

    12th Annual Shake and Bake Race Race held amongst the shaded roads in the beautiful Town of Mt. Laurel - Enjoy a family friendly environment. USATF CERTIFIED COURSE This race will benefit the...more

    Schaeffer Eye Center CityFest

    at Railroad Park, Birmingham

    August 1, 2015

    The Schaeffer Eye Center CityFest will be held on Saturday, August 1 at Railroad Park and feature a phenomenal music lineup including the Grammy Award winning hip hop band, The Roots. Opening for...more

    Awesome August with Steel City Sound

    Presented by Glennwood Baptist Church

    August 2, 2015

    AWESOME AUGUST with STEEL CITY SOUND Birmingham based modern horn band. Familiar hymns and praise and worship songs...more

    Zoo Fun Days!

    Presented by Birmingham Zoo at Birmingham Zoo, Birmingham

    August 1 - August 2, 2015

    Visit the Zoo during Zoo Fun Days to take advantage of discounted $5 admission and $1 hot dogs to help celebrate the Birmingham Zoo’s 60th Anniversary year! Guests will have the opportunity...more

    The SoHo Bridal Show

    Presented by Perfect Wedding Guide at Rosewood Hall at SoHo Square, Homewood

    August 2, 2015

    Local bridal shows, wedding shows and bridal fair events can put you in touch with a wide selection of vendors in your area. Many vendors will even offer special discounts only available by...more

    BAO BINGO

    Presented by Birmingham AIDS Outreach at Birmingham AIDS Outreach, Birmingham

    August 3, 2015

    Birmingham AIDS Outreach hosts a monthly BINGO game on the first Monday of every month. Doors open at 6:00 pm and the game is from 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm. You must be 19 to enter....more

    The Pittin' Out Comedy Tour

    Presented by Seasick Records at Seasick Records, Birmingham

    August 4, 2015

    Keith Bergman and Dustin Meadows join forces with local hero Michael McCall for a night of comedy at Seasick Records! How cool is that? It's very cool. Come liven up...more

    Mud Dabblers

    Presented by Red Dot Gallery at Red Dot Gallery, Birmingham

    August 7, 2015

    Red Dot Gallery is hosting its very first student exhibition for Scott Bennett’s clay students. Entitled “Mud Dabblers,” the show will begin with an opening reception on Friday, August 7,...more

    Southern Summer Night

    Presented by Hands on Birmingham at Avondale Brewing Company, Birmingham

    August 7, 2015

    The Junior Board of Hands On Birmingham is proud to host their annual summer fundraiser, Southern Summer Night, on Friday, August 7, 2015, from 6:00-10:00 p.m. The festivities will take place at...more

    Kids Ultimate Fitness Challenge - Birmingham

    Presented by All-Star Active at UAB Campus Green, Birmingham

    August 8, 2015

    The Kids Ultimate Fitness Challenge—held at UAB Campus Green has been re-scheduled to Saturday, August 8th, from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm.  

    The Kids Ultimate Fitness...more

    Willie Cole: Transformations

    Presented by Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts (AEIVA) at UAB Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts (AEIVA), Birmingham

    June 5 - August 8, 2015

    Willie Cole, among the most noted American artists of his generation, is recognized for his potent and poetic sculptures, compositions, and installations. Transforming everyday objects such as...more

    The Freedom Exhibition: Two Countries/One Struggle

    Presented by Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts (AEIVA) at UAB Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts (AEIVA), Birmingham

    June 5 - August 8, 2015

    The Comparative Civil Rights Photography of Spider Martin and Peter Magubane
    American Segregation and South African Apartheid
    50th Year Commemoration of the 1965 Voting Rights Act...more

    Fantabulous Summer Art Sale

    Presented by Naked Art Gallery at Naked Art Gallery, Birmingham

    July 17 - August 8, 2015

    From 10% up to 50% on art!

    Sale starts with a reception on Friday July 17th in coordination with Third Friday, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm. 

    Guest bartenders: Sidewalk Film...more

    The Junction Collective-Talent Showcase

    Presented by Andrea Lucas Studios at Andrea Lucas Studios, Irondale

    August 8, 2015

    Talent Extravaganza Featuring: Poets, Comedians, StorySmiths, Instrumentalist, Musicians. Open Mic. Totally ClassyCool!! Beer/Wine per Donation.


    Hops for Hope

    Presented by Pathways at Avondale Brewing Company, Birmingham

    August 8, 2015

    Adults, kids, and dogs are all welcome at Avondale Brewery on Saturday, August 8 from 2:00 - 6:00 pm for Pathways’ 2nd annual Hops for Hope benefitting homeless women and children in...more

    Kids Exchange Consignment Sale

    Presented by Kids Exchange Consignment Sale

    August 5 - August 9, 2015

    Buy and sell gently used kid's items at a discounted price! Sellers make 2/3 of their asking price! See our website and facebook page for more information!

    ...more

    Awesome August with David Robinson

    Presented by Glennwood Baptist Church

    August 9, 2015

    AWESOME AUGUST with David Robinson Former tenor for the Dixie Echoes and the Toney Brothers. Nominated for Horizon Youth Artist of the Year and Tenor of the Year. David...more

    Southern Traveler Swing and Shag

    Presented by Rhythm N Motion at Hilton Birmingham Perimeter Park, Birmingham

    August 7 - August 9, 2015

    Southern Traveler Swing and Shag

    www.BamaDance.com

    Aug 7-9, 2015

    Birmingham/Hoover, Alabama

    affordable weekend of social dancing and workshops

    Hilton Hotel...more

    10% Fundraising Night at Rojo

    Presented by ROJO and Castlewood at The Highlands at ROJO, Birmingham

    August 11, 2015

    Join us for a fun night at Rojo! We will be fundraising for the National Eating Disorders Association, and 10% of all sales will be donated to NEDA!

    2921 Highland Ave S, Birmingham,...more

    WE: The Woodlawn Effect - An Evening for Woodlawn Foundation featuring John Hope Bryant

    Presented by Woodlawn Foundation at Iron City Bham, Birmingham

    August 11, 2015

    Join The Friends of Woodlawn Foundation for an evening dedicated to the future of the Woodlawn community, featuring renowned philanthropist, entrepreneur and best-selling author John Hope...more

    Tomb of the Risen Dead: DeSoto Caverns Haunted Halloween Park

    Presented by DeSoto Caverns at DeSoto Caverns, Childersburg

    August 11 - August 13, 2015

    DeSoto Caverns Park is seeking volunteer Haunt Actors and Entertainers for our upcoming Tomb of the Risen Dead Event, a Haunted Halloween Park this October. We are casting Featured Actors...more

    #DefendRivers Paddle

    Presented by Alabama Rivers Alliance

    August 14, 2015

    The #DefendRivers Campaign engages citizens across Alabama in raising awareness of water issues and communicating their significance to state elected officials and those seeking...more

    Make A Stand Against Ovarian and Childhood Cancer

    Presented by Hope for Autumn Foundation and Laura Crandall Brown Ovarian Cancer Foundation

    July 23 - August 14, 2015

    The Hope for Autumn Foundation and Laura Crandall Brown Foundation have partnered with Milo’s Famous Tea to “Make a Stand” against childhood and ovarian cancer. During July and part of...more

    Roller Derby! Last bout of the season. Birmingham's Tragic City Rollers vs Mississippi Roller Girls

    Presented by Tragic City Rollers at Zamora Shrine Temple, Birmingham

    August 15, 2015

    Last home bout of the 2015 season! Your local roller derby team takes on the Mississippi Roller Girls for some hard-hitting action. Modern, competitive roller derby at its finest! Most...more

    Rockin' in My School Shoes

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    August 15, 2015

    Get ready for school "Pete the Cat" style by celebrating some of our favorite Pete adventures!


    BBQ at the Zoo

    Presented by Holy Family Cristo Rey Catholic High School at Birmingham Zoo, Birmingham

    August 15, 2015

    Join Holy Family Cristo Rey Catholic High School for their 2015 BBQ at the Zoo event. The event takes place on Saturday, August 15th, beginning at 3 pm at the Birmingham  Zoo. The event is a...more

    4th Annual Habitat Dragon Boat Festival

    Presented by Gadsden-Etowah Habitat for Humanity

    August 15, 2015

    4th Annual Habitat Dragon Boat Festival. Teams of 20 paddlers race on the Coosa River in an authentic 46' long Chinese dragon boat.The race course is 250 meters and each team races at least twice....more

    The Official Dedication of Artchovia Mini Art Park

    Presented by The Magic City Of Art Campaign

    August 15, 2015

    You are cordially invited to tour the exhibition of some completed and developing bodies of artworks that will be officially dedicated as Birmingham's Official Mini Art Park (a.k.a. The First De...more

    5th Annual Sozo Children Dinner

    Presented by Sozo Children at Cahaba Grand Conference Center, Birmingham

    August 15, 2015

    LET'S BUILD!
    SOZO ACQUIRED 28 ACRES OF LAND IN UGANDA AND WE ARE EAGER TO TELL YOU ABOUT WHAT IS COMING NEXT!

    Join the celebration! The 5th annual Sozo Children Dinner is...more

    Second Annual Block Party, Homewood Library Foundation

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    August 15, 2015

    The Homewood Library Foundation’s Second Annual Block Party fundraiser will be filled with food and fun for the whole family! Sample food from some of Homewood’s best...more

    Babypalooza Baby & Maternity Expo

    Presented by Babypalooza at Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) Exhibition Halls, Birmingham

    August 15, 2015

    New, expectant, and hopeful parents don't miss the BlueCross BlueShield of Alabama Babypalooza Tour as it comes to Birmingham. The expo...more

    Adriane Tharp Book Signing and Reading

    Presented by BAM! Publishing/Espresso Book Machine at Books-A-Million, Birmingham

    August 15, 2015

    Local Author book signing and reading, Saturday August 15th at 2:00 pm, BAM! Publishing and the Espresso Book Machine are proud to present local Birmingham Author and 2015 BAM! Publishing Contest...more

    High Five Fest Four with Jesse Payne, Quadrajets

    Presented by Saturn Birmingham at Saturn Birmingham, Birmingham

    August 15, 2015

    High Five Fest Four with Jesse Payne, Quadrajets
    with guests The Whitey Herzogs, Null, Pen Pals, Feather Canyon, Nerves Baddington

    Buffalo. Harmony and balance. Purification...more

    Tannehill Trade Days

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

    August 15 - August 16, 2015

    The third weekend of each month, from March through November, shoppers and swappers come from far and near to Tannehill Trade Days in search of tools, clothing, jewelry, knives, furniture and...more

    Birmingham Record Collectors Record and CD Show

    Presented by Birmingham Record Collectors at Gardendale Civic Center, Gardendale

    August 15 - August 16, 2015

    The Birmingham Record Collectors proudly present the South's Largest Record Show, our 31st annual show featuring hundred of thousands of vinyl albums, 45s, 78s and music memorabilia from all...more

    Ghost Hunt Sloss Furnaces with Syfy Channel's Ghost Hunters

    Presented by Ghost Hunt Weekends at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark, Birmingham

    August 15 - August 16, 2015

    Join AMY BRUNI and ADAM BERRY from Syfy Channel's Ghost Hunters at the sinister Sloss Furnaces on Saturday August 15, 2015 for:

    AUTOGRAPHS

    PHOTOS

    MEET &...more

    Summer Film Series at the Alabama Theatre

    Presented by Alabama Theatre at Alabama Theatre, Birmingham

    June 12 - August 16, 2015

    Join us for the 2015 Summer Film Series! There will be a sing-along and Mighty Wurlitzer performance before each film.


    June 12 - Monty Python and the Holy Grail, 7pm
    June...more

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