So many festivals. So little time.

It seems like there’s always something happening here. More big events. More new festivals. More of everything. To the point where you’ll wish you had more time. :::: Tosha Gaines Photography


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MARCH MADNESS - 2023 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament

MARCH 16- 18, 2023 2023 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament - 1st Round - Session 2 BJCC Experience March Madness® in...

Birmingham Stallions 2023 Season

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Alys Stephens Center 2022-2023 Season

Jim’s Beer Trail Guide

Travel along with your host, Jammin’ Jim, to some of his favorite taprooms and watering holes.

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The Historic Alabama Theatre

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Emmett Till & Mamie Till-Mobley: Let the World See

Presented by Birmingham Civil Rights Institute at Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, Birmingham

November 19 - January 08

A touring exhibit created in collaboration with the Emmett Till and Mamie Till-Mobley Institute, the Emmett Till Interpretive Center, the Till family, and The Children's Museum of Indianapolis. It tells the story of Emmett Till and his mother, Mamie Till-Mobley, challenging visitors to make a Ripple for Justice in their own communities.

** This exhibit recommended for ages 10 and above.

A touring exhibit created in collaboration with the Emmett Till and Mamie Till-Mobley Institute, the Emmett Till Interpretive Center, the Till family, and The Children's Museum of Indianapolis. It tells the story of Emmett Till and his mother, Mamie Till-Mobley, challenging visitors to make a Ripple for Justice in their own communities.

** This exhibit recommended for ages 10 and above.

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Dates & times

Thu, Dec 08 @ 10:00 am Fri, Dec 09 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 10 @ 10:00 am + 20 more dates and times

Tue, Dec 13 @ 10:00 am Wed, Dec 14 @ 10:00 am Thu, Dec 15 @ 10:00 am Fri, Dec 16 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 17 @ 10:00 am Tue, Dec 20 @ 10:00 am Wed, Dec 21 @ 10:00 am Thu, Dec 22 @ 10:00 am Fri, Dec 23 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 24 @ 10:00 am Tue, Dec 27 @ 10:00 am Wed, Dec 28 @ 10:00 am Thu, Dec 29 @ 10:00 am Fri, Dec 30 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 31 @ 10:00 am Tue, Jan 03 @ 10:00 am Wed, Jan 04 @ 10:00 am Thu, Jan 05 @ 10:00 am Fri, Jan 06 @ 10:00 am Sat, Jan 07 @ 10:00 am - Less dates

Admission

Museum admission fees: Adults: $15 Seniors (65+): $13 Military & Students: $13 Children (below grade 4): Free

Location

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520 Sixteenth Street North, Birmingham, AL 35203

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