Raise a Glass! This Weekend Brings Beer Fest, Bingo, and more!
The upside to having near tropical weather in February is that you can enjoy great events inside and out! Fight off that Groundhog-Déjà vu, and check out Beer Fest (find the link to WIN tickets!) along with all the other fun filled Happenin's this weekend! #RUhappenin
Birmingham Art Crawl!
Thurs, Feb 2, 5pm
At: Loft District (map)
Don't miss the February 2 edition with local artists, artisans, and performers exhibiting and selling works in some of downtown's finest establishments! From 5-9pm, rain or shine, stroll the streets of the 'Ham and discover the amazing talent of local artists with a few fun surprises along the way! Click here for more info.
Bingo A Go-Go!
Thurs, Feb 2, 8pm
At: Saturn Birmingham (map)
Wild and wacky Saturn crew members, Kendall Yancey and Michael Greene take you on an integalactic road trip of absolutely free frenetic fancy and fun with Saturn's brand spanking new 1960s bingo time machine. Win passes to shows and more! People will be screaming BINGO! at the top of their lungs a whole lot! Click here for more info.
Art After 5!
Fri, Feb 3, 5pm
Cost: $10 (FREE for Members)
At: Birmingham Museum of Art (map)
Each month join BMA as they host Art After 5! Explore the museum, listen to live music, taste some cocktails, and make your own Valentine! We promise that a great time will be had by all! Click here for more info.
Bards & Brews ALL-STAR Show!
Fri, Feb 3, 6:30pm
Cost: "Pay What You Can"
At: Birmingham Library (map)
Master of Ceremonies Brian “Voice Porter” Hawkins hosts an evening filled with veteran poets who will lead you through a mind-blowing evening of verse!
This event will also be different than previous Bards & Brews in that there will be an admission fee.They are asking attendees to pay-what-you-want with either cash or credit cards to support this great cause! Click here for more info.
First Saturday Tour at Oak Hill Cemetery!
Sat, Feb 4, 10am
At: Oak Hill Cemetery (map)
As February is Black History Month, tour docent Wilhelmina Thomas will focus on some of the pioneers of medicine, education, banking, and religious life, who helped to shape and form the African American society through the earlier years of Jim Crow laws. Attendance is limited to 30 people, so order your tickets online, or rsvp to reserve your spot today! Click here for more info.
Birmingham Winter Beer Fest!
Sat, Feb 4, 3pm
Cost: $45 ($15 for DD's)
At: The BJCC (map)
First, head over to our FACEBOOK PAGE before Friday morning for a chance to win a pair of tickets! There has been a HUGE buzz about this event! Come enjoy 150+ craft beers, Sam Adams brew university, Fullsteam mixology garden, Guinness cooking with beer seminars, a cider garden, live entertainment, cornhole tournament, a silent disco and so much more! You'll also recieve a 2 ounce sampling glass souvenir to take home with you after the festival! CHEERS!!! Click here for more info.
B'ham Photo Walk #3
Sat, Feb 4, 12pm
At: Railroad Park Office (map)
Come join local photographers on a walk around town to capture some great shots of the city. This is a once a month event and is growing! Whether you're a pro or just starting out, all are welcome! Click here for more info.
Arc Stories: Stories About Love
Sat, Feb 4, 7pm
At: Avon Theater (map)
In keeping with a Valentine theme, Arc Stories presents tales of love and stories of heartache. This event is always an emotional rollercoaster, so prepare yourself to laugh and probably to cry as the storytellers walk you through their personal experiences with love. Click here for more info.
From Seed to Chocolate: A Valentine Adventure!
Sun, Feb 5, 2pm
At: Birmingham Botanical Gardens (map)
This event is for KIDS 5 and up! Explore chocolate- from garden plant to treat! Find the tree of chocolate- cacao (ka-kow) in The Gardens! Discover the football shaped seed pods that grow on trunks, and find out what's inside as you learn the secret of how the seeds are used to make chocolate! Then, you can make a tasty chocolate treat to enjoy just in time to celebrate Valentine's Day! Click here for more info.