Mutts Take the Stage with the Birmingham Ballet in “Mutt-cracker”

You’ve seen The Nutcracker, and now, it’s time to see The Mutt-cracker. The Birmingham Ballet’s The Mutt-cracker is just like the Nutcracker, but it has dogs. The Mutt-cracker will be at the BJCC Concert Hall on Dec. 15, and a portion of the ticket sales will go to the Greater... [read more]

Get Ready for the Ugly Sweater Bar Crawl

During the holiday season, it can sometimes feel like you are inside with family all day. Even though you’re having a great time, you may want the chance to get out of the house and spend some time with friends in more of an adult setting. If this is what... [read more]

See the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting in Hoover

Christmas Tree Lighting
On Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 5:00 p.m., the city of Hoover will once again light up the giant Christmas tree at Hoover City hall. This event marks the official kick off of the holiday season and includes lots of fun events and surprises for children of all ages. Here’s... [read more]

Donate Toys to the Sugar Plum Shop for Hospitalized Children

Sugar Plum Shop
For some children, this year's holiday season will be spent in a hospital bed. Whether due to longterm sickness or an ill-timed injury, these kids and their families won't get to enjoy Christmas Day in their own homes. To ward off any Christmas blues, the staff and volunteers at Children's... [read more]

No Time to Cook for Thanksgiving? Let These Restaurants Help

Thanksgiving Pre-Cooked Meals
Let’s face it – your life is super busy. Between work, family and all your other commitments, it’s hard to find a moment for yourself – let alone the time to prepare a whole Thanksgiving meal. Well, here’s good news: we’ve got three places that can help prepare a delicious... [read more]