Girls on the Run Birmingham 5k at Railroad Park, April 29

Date: April 29, 2017 Time: 8:30 am Come support 26 teams of 3rd through 8th grade girls as they conquer their 10-week, season-long goal of completing a 5k! Our girls have been working hard since February learning how to be better leaders, solve conflicts, and identify boundaries in addition to practicing for the 5k. This race is open […]

Birmingham Revealed: Alvin Vogtle Escapes at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, April 26

Date: April 26, 2017 Time: 5:30 pm Our 2017 Birmingham Revealed Cultural Series returns with “Alvin Vogtle Escapes,” the newest one-man play commissioned by Vulcan Park and Museum. Written and directed by Lee Shackleford, the one-act drama highlights the adventurous life of Birmingham resident, Alvin Vogtle, whose story influenced the 1963 film “The Great Escape” […]

Peace Corps Information Event at UAB Spencer Honors House, April 20

Date: April 20, 2017 Time: 6:00 pm Please join the Greater Birmingham Returned Peace Corps Volunteers for a most enjoyable party, reception and recruitment function— all in one evening. Discover exciting service opportunities in countries like Samoa, Paraguay, Ghana and Thailand.  You will have opportunities to meet and talk with: Returned Peace Corps Volunteers Peace […]

Big Night of Acoustic Guitar at Moonlight on the Mountain, April 19

Date: April 19, 2017 Time: 7:30 pm Touring fingerstyle guitarist Daryl Shawn comes from Pittsburgh, PA to join noted local guitarist Keith Beard for an evening of acoustic guitar fireworks. The concert takes place at Moonlight on the Mountain, located at 585 Shades Crest Rd. in Birmingham. Doors open at 6:45 pm, and the performance begins […]

Spoken Truth Poetry Festival at UAB Hill Student Center, April 15

Date: April 15, 2017 Time: 12:00 Noon Real Life Poets, Inc. and Aura (UAB’s Literary Arts Review) present The Spoken Truth Poetry Festival on April 15, 2017, from 12-8 p.m. This festival includes 3 workshops, and a high school and college poetry competition. Workshops begin at 12 p.m. and last until 3 p.m. Topics include: […]

Birmingham Barons Baseball vs Montgomery Biscuits at Regions Field, April 12 – 16

April 12 – April 16, 2017 Since a move back to downtown Birmingham from Hoover a few seasons ago, the Birmingham Barons continue to provide one of the finest experiences in all Minor League Baseball year in and out, resulting in the 2016 Don Mincher Organization of the Year. Regions Field has become the top […]

Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles at Samford University Wright Center, April 6

Date: April 06, 2017 Time: 7:00 pm A live multimedia spectacular that takes you on a musical journey through the life and times of the world’s most celebrated brand. This stunning Broadway show takes you back in time with the legendary foursome delivering a note-for-note theatrical event that is the next best thing to the Beatles. […]

Papadosio with PSYMBIONIC and CHARK at Workplay, April 5

Date: April 05, 2017 Time: 8:00 pm Falling somewhere between rock, jazz and electronic mayhem we find space rock. This is a genre that is not readily defined, and is a state of mind as much as it could be considered a genre. This range of frequencies is where Papadosio tends to spend their time, […]

Run for a Reason – Avondale 5K at Sozo Trading, April 1st

Date: April 01, 2017 Time: 8:00 am The 6th annual Sozo Children Run for a Reason is planned for Saturday, April 1st 2017.  The theme of this event is “Run for a Reason.”  100% of the proceeds raised will be used to “sozo” (save or rescue) vulnerable children in Uganda, East Africa.  This race will be a 5K through […]

Modern Baseball at Saturn Birmingham, March 31

Date: March 31, 2017 Time: 6:30 pm Modern Baseball was formed in 2011 by friends and guitarists Jacob Ewald and Brendan Lukens, who were soon joined by Ian Farmer on bass and Sean Huber on drums. The band self-released their first EP The Nameless Ranger in 2011 while still in high school. Shortly after the […]