There are few things better than a beautiful summer evening spent outdoors listening to amazing jazz music. For a memorable night, head to the Preserve Jazz Festival, one of the best annual events near our apartment community.
Celebrating its seventh anniversary, the festival takes place this year on June 2 at The Preserve in Hoover. Be sure to pack some... [Read more...]
It’s time to play ball! The Birmingham Barons have taken the field and their season is underway. This local team, established in 1885, boasts a rich history. It is a Class AA farm team to the Chicago White Sox and regularly draws record crowds.
The team is now playing in the new Regions Field, located on First Avenue South and 14th Street South, in downtown... [Read more...]
This year’s Magic City Brewfest promises to be a suds-swilling good time! The seventh annual festival takes place on Friday, May 31 and Saturday, June 1, from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm each day at Sloss Furnaces.
A general admission ticket, which costs $32.50, will get you access to a wide variety of Alabama brews. The selections include Jester King, Goose Island,... [Read more...]
Summer brings warmer temperatures, and the Birmingham Juneteenth Culture Fest, sponsored by The Birmingham Civil Right Institution is also in tow. This event celebrates African American heritage and is known as the oldest festival celebrating the ending of slavery in the United Sates.
Dating back to 1865 and the end of the Civil War, this yearly festival... [Read more...]
Spring has sprung and summer is just around the corner. One of the things that we all look forward to this time of year is festivals. May brings the 3rd annual Salsa Showdown hosted by the Sidewalk Film Festival Young Professionals Organization.
The Birmingham Salsa Showdown is a competition between local restaurants and catering companies to see who has... [Read more...]