Category: birmingham events

Magic City Half Marathon & 5K

Magic City Half Marathon
Exercise is an important part of being a human. Whether you enjoy hitting the gym and lifting weights or using other equipment, it’s important to keep your body in motion. Running is a fun way to exercise that many people enjoy. From treadmills to paved trails in the woods, you... [read more]

See The Sights During The BTC Vulcan Run 10K

BTC Vulcan Run 10K
The Birmingham Track Club’s annual Vulcan Run 10K returns to the Magic City on Saturday, November 3, 2018. This is the 44th running of the race and it has attracted more than 1,500 runners in recent years. This year’s Vulcan Run also serves as the RRCA Alabama State 10K Championship... [read more]

Birmingham: The Original Home of Veterans Day

Veterans Day
Did you know that Birmingham, AL was the site of the very first Veterans Day Parade in 1947? It’s true. This holiday celebrating the brave men and women who fight to protect our freedoms will once again be officially observed on Monday, November 12, 2018. Birmingham will also be holding... [read more]

Get Spooked At Sloss Fright Furnace

Sloss Fright Furnace
Every year in late September or early October, the spookiest of Birmingham’s haunts – Sloss Furnace – opens its doors for some bone-chilling fun. The historical site transforms overnight into Sloss Fright Furnace, daring those who are brave enough to enter and make their way through its deep, dark recesses.... [read more]

Get Ready For The Barber Vintage Festival

Barber Vintage Festival
It’s back in Birmingham! The 14th annual Barber Vintage Festival returns to the Barber Motorsports Park Friday, October 5 through Sunday, October 7, 2018. If you are a motorcycle enthusiast – this is one event you can’t afford to miss! The three-day festival features a fan zone with food and... [read more]