Even though we’re dealing with 6 more weeks of winter, there are several reasons to get out of the house this month. Whether you’re interested in running or enjoying a movie from the comforts of the Alabama Theatre, Birmingham has an event for you.

Black History Month

Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Each year beginning on February 1, an entire month of events are planned nationwide honoring the history and contributions of African Americans. Celebrate locally with the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute.
More Info: https://www.bcri.org/black-history-month/

Birmingham Winter Beer Fest

February 3
Try over 150 beers from 60 different breweries. The Birmingham Winter Beer Fest includes a cornhole tournament, karaoke, a mixology garden and more.
More Info: http://bhambeerfest.com/

Mercedes-Benz Marathon Weekend

Downtown Birmingham
February 9-11
Now in its 17th year, the Mercedes-Benz Marathon Weekend of events has become a Birmingham tradition. The event has helped raise millions of dollars for local charities throughout its 16 year history.
More Info: https://www.mercedesmarathon.com/

World of Wheels

February 9-11
Featuring a wide variety of custom cars, custom trucks and custom motorcycles as well as restored and antique vehicles, our exhibitors, our vendors and tens of thousands of spectators make these annual shows informative, exciting, and fun!
More Info: http://worldofwheels.net/

Casablanca at the Alabama Theatre

Alabama Theatre
February 14
Celebrate Valentines Day in style at the Alabama Theatre! There will be a sing-along with the Mighty Wurlitzer at 7 p.m., with the feature immediately following. In Casablanca, Morocco in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate meets a former lover, with unforeseen complications.
More Info: https://alabamatheatre.com/event/casablanca-6/

Winter Jam Tour

February 18
Winter Jam is an incredible evening of live concerts by the top artists in Christian music, plus worship and ministry. When you attend a Winter Jam event, you can count on ministry being the main focus.
More Info: http://2018.jamtour.com/cities/birmingham-al

College Basketball

College basketball is in full swing and Birmingham is well-represented with our local universities. Check out the schedules and cheer on our local athletes.
Schedules: Birmingham-Southern Men • Birmingham-Southern Women • Miles Men • Miles Women • Samford Men • Samford Women • UAB Men • UAB Women

Birmingham Bulls

Pelham Civic Center & Ice Arena
Professional hockey is back in Birmingham. The Birmingham Bulls play in the Southern Professional Hockey League and have 6 home games in February. Take the family to enjoy the action.
More Info: https://bullshockey.net/