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    EDRW - Jr. Pitmasters Cookbook Recipe Contest

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch

    August 19 - September 17, 2014

    Dreamland Bar-B-Que and the Birmingham Public Library invite K-8 classrooms to put on their chef hats and create a kid-friendly Dreamland recipe. One winning classroom will be treated to a Dreamland classroom party for submitting the most creative and delicious recipe.

    The Jr. Pitmasters Cookbook Recipe Contest is open to all K-8 classes and homeschool programs within Jefferson County. The contest is ...more


    23rd Annual Magic City AIDS Walk

    Presented by Birmingham AIDS Outreach at Avondale Park--Birmingham Park and Recreation Board

    September 28, 2014

    The 23rd Annual Magic City AIDS Walk is produced and managed by Birmingham AIDS Outreach. This year's event will be at Avondale Park at 3:00 pm with the Step-Off at 5:00 pm. The event is...more

    EDRW - Food-Related Activities at the Pepper Place Market

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library and Pepper Place Saturday Market

    October 4, 2014

    Bring the kids by BPL’s crafts table at Pepper Place Market for food-related art projects. On Twitter, join Erin Bass from Deep South Magazine for a live chat about food in Southern...more

    Shelby Humane Society's Bark in the Park

    Presented by Shelby Humane Society at Veteran's Park - Alabaster

    October 4, 2014

    Shelby Humane Society is happy to announce our annual Bark in the Park. This family-friendly event will feature adoption booths where you can find adorable pups looking for new homes, vendor...more

    11th Annual Oktoberfest

    Presented by Moody Area Chamber of Commerce at Moody City Park

    October 4, 2014

    11th Annual Oktoberfest 2014 – Saturday, October 4, 2014 – which will include lots of family fun at Moody City Park including Football Games in the Big Screen TV at Aarons Tailgate...more

    Alabama Butterbean Festival

    Presented by Alabama Butterbean Festival at City of Pinson

    October 3 - October 4, 2014

    The 2014 Alabama Butterbean Festival is stirring up pots of butterbeans and family fun for the 9th year on Friday and Saturday, October 3-4 in beautiful downtown...more

    4th Annual Magic City Mile and The Bell Center Festival

    Presented by The Bell Center for Early Intervention Programs

    October 5, 2014

    The 4th Annual Magic City Mile is a one mile fun run through SoHo square in Homewood, ending with The Bell Center Festival. The Magic City Mile is a kick-off weekend to begin training for the...more

    EDRW - Food Writers Fair

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Avondale Regional Library (BPL)

    October 5, 2014

    Chef Clayton Sherrod of the Lawson State Community College’s Culinary Arts Program and chefs Adam Elliott and Deborah Harris will do a cooking demo of Sherrod’s Bananas Foster. Sherrod...more

    EDRW - Sunday in the Park with Food Trucks and Crafts

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library

    October 5, 2014

    Enjoy music and spoken word poetry during our food truck and craft fair at Avondale Park. Vendors will be selling hand-crafted items with a literary twist. Popular Birmingham food trucks will be...more

    EDRW - Jr. Pitmasters Cookbook Cover Art Contest Reception

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch

    October 6, 2014

    This reception will honor winners in the Jr. Pitmasters Cookbook cover art and recipe contest, presented by Dreamland and the Birmingham Public Library. The contest is open to grades K-8...more

    EDRW - Urban Homesteading Panel

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch

    October 7, 2014

    You can live off the land, even in the middle of the city. This panel of experts will tell you how to get started. Katie Davis of Jones Valley Teaching Farm; Josh Terrell of Hop City; and Sallie...more

    EDRW - Literary Cocktail Competition at The Collins Bar

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library

    October 8, 2014

    The Collins Bar will host a happy hour cocktail contest with a Jazz Age theme featuring local bartending members of the United States Bartending Guild. USBG president William Batson of Bar Hops...more

    EDRW - Food Stories and Latte Art at The Red Cat Coffeehouse

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library and The Red Cat

    October 9, 2014

    Join writer and Alabama native Jack Pendarvis of Oxford American magazine and Cartoon Network's Adventure Time fame and Birmingham's Arc Light Stories storytellers as they entertain with...more

    EDRW - InstagramBham Contest

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch

    October 3 - October 10, 2014

    During the entire festival, participants and attendees are encouraged to take pictures of their favorite EDRW moments and tag them on Instagram with the hashtags #EDRW and #InstagramBham....more

    EDRW - Everybody’s Gotta Eat Poster Exhibit

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch

    September 22 - October 10, 2014

    Created by Debra Riffe, this exhibit highlights Southern culture and its food. It will be located on the first floor of the Central Library. Riffe's exhibit Every Line Tells a Story is on...more

    EDRW - Birmingham's Best Bites and the Instagrammys

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch

    October 10, 2014

    End EDRW on a savory note with Food Network Star finalist Martie Duncan and some of her food expert friends during Birmingham’s Best Bites finale party. Enjoy delicious bites and watch for...more

    Cask & Drum

    October 11, 2014

     Find your next favorite band, beer and wine, all in the space of an afternoon in downtown Birmingham. Cask & Drum is part music festival, part wine and beer tasting, part social...more

    Art in Avondale Park

    Presented by Art in Avondale Park Alliance, Inc. at Avondale Park--Birmingham Park and Recreation Board

    October 11, 2014

    Join us for the 12th annual Art in Avondale Park.

    Art in Avondale Park is a single-day, unjuried art festival held during the autumn in historic Avondale Park. The event supports emerging...more

    Oktoberfest Trussville

    Presented by Oktoberfest Trussville at Holy Infant of Prague

    October 11, 2014

    Authentic German Festival returns with additional free parking! 

    Trussville is again the site for a family-fun Oktoberfest this...more

    10th Annual Barber Vintage Festival

    Presented by Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum and Barber Motorsports Park at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum

    October 10 - October 12, 2014

     The 10TH Annual Barber Vintage Festival is three days of motorcycle entertainment.  It features a variety of events including vintage motorcycle road racing, vintage...more

    Homestead Hollow Arts & Crafts Festival

    Presented by Homestead Hollow at Homestead Hollow

    October 10 - October 12, 2014

    Homestead Hollow festivals feature fine arts, unique - one of a kind - hand made crafts, pioneer demonstrations of the old time days. See wood carving, ironwork, blacksmithing, smoke house...more

    Taste of Hoover

    Presented by Aldridge Gardens at Aldridge Gardens

    October 16, 2014

    Taste of Hoover celebrates the variety of culinary styles found throughout the city. Enjoy an autumn evening with us strolling through the Gardens, listening to live entertainment, and of course...more

    JCA Annual Heritage Festival

    Presented by Jefferson Christian Academy at Jefferson Christian Academy

    October 18, 2014

    Families can enjoy a variety of entertainment such as carnival rides, huge inflatables, live music, arts and crafts vendors, informational booths, several food choices, great values in the silent...more

    Barking at the Moon Festival

    Presented by Friends of Fultondale Bark Park and Friends of Fultondale Bark Park

    October 26, 2014

    We are currently accepting Vendor Applications for the Third Annual Barking at the Moon Festival hosted by Mercy Animal Hospital.

    The Barking at the Moon Festival hosted by Mercy Animal...more

    The Phantom of the Opera

    Presented by Alabama Chapter of the American Theatre Organ Society and Alabama Theatre at Alabama Theatre

    October 26, 2014

    The Alabama Chapter of the American Theatre Organ Society presents the 1925 Silent Film Classic Phantom of the Opera at The Alabama Theatre.

    Doors open at...more

    Shades Mountain Carnival 2014

    Presented by Shades Mountain Baptist Church at Shades Mountain Baptist Church

    October 29, 2014

    Enjoy a County Fair at Shades Mountain Baptist Church

    Vestavia Hills, AL – Step back in time to a traditional County Fair at Shades Mountain Baptist Church’s Carnival 2014,...more

    Brian White Day

    Presented by Amazing Grace Girls

    November 1, 2014

    The Amazing Grace Girls are organizing an event for Brian White and his mom to raise funds for a wheelchair accessible van.  Brian has cerebral palsy.  The City of Sylacauga...more

    Fall Festival & Silent Auction

    Presented by Episcopal Place at Episcopal Place

    November 8, 2014

    Fall Festival & Silent Auction will be a fun event for the whole family!  This event will provide funding for quality of life activities in 2015.

    We have over 40+ unique...more

    Veteran's Day Parade

    Presented by National Veterans Day at Boutwell Municipal Auditorium

    November 11, 2014

    Parade begins at 1:30
    1.Start on 18th St. and 8th Ave N.
    2.South on 18th St. to 2nd Ave N.
    3.East on 2nd Ave N. to 22nd St.
    4.North on 22nd St. to 5th Ave N.
    5.West...more

    Homestead Hollow Arts & Crafts Festival

    Presented by Homestead Hollow at Homestead Hollow

    November 14 - November 16, 2014

    Homestead Hollow festivals feature fine arts, unique - one of a kind - hand made crafts, pioneer demonstrations of the old time days. See wood carving, ironwork, blacksmithing, smoke house...more

    4th Annual Fall FestivAle

    Presented by Free the Hops at Regions Field

    November 21, 2014

    Tickets are on sale now for the 4th Annual Fall FestivAle presented by Free the Hops. The event takes place on November 21st at Regions Park home of the Birmingham Barons from 7:00 - 11:00 pm. You...more

    Abraham-in-Motion

    Presented by Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center and Alabama Dance Council at Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center - Samford University

    January 17, 2015

    Kyle Abraham is one of the fastest rising stars in the modern dance world, in demand as a performer, choreographer and collaborator. Abraham received a MacArthur Foundation “Genius...more

    Gardendale Magnolia Festival

    Presented by Gardendale Magnolia Festival at Gardendale Civic Center

    April 24 - April 25, 2015

    Featured on Food Network and Cooking Channel! Voted Birmingham Parent magazine’s Family Favorite Fair/Festival 2014. 205-514-6799. The Total Family...more

    6th Annual Bob Sykes Bbq and Blues Festival

    Presented by Bob Sykes Bbq and Blues Festival

    May 30, 2015

    Get ready for the 6th Annual Bob Sykes Bbq and Blues Festival! The event will take place at the beautiful DeBardeleben Park located in Historic downtown  Bessemer, Alabama. It's a...more

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