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.


Festivals and Events in Birmingham

Birmingham is quickly becoming the go-to festival destination in the Southeast. It’s about music. It’s about art. It’s about film. It’s about food. The festival scene around here is about a lot things, and it’s about time you experienced it for yourself.

Featured Festivals and Events In Birmingham
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Exhibit – Sacred Sounds of Alabama: An Exhibit of the Alabama Folklife Association

Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

June 11 - July 22

Produced in 2014, this exhibit presents Alabama's sacred music traditions. Panels display historical photographs and contemporary documentation by folklorists working within the state. Together they demonstrate the profound and diverse heritage of these rich genres of music that have been passed down from one generation to the next. The exhibit will be on display June 11–July 22, 2019, in the Central Library Fourth Floor Gallery

Opening Reception: Saturday, June 15, 3:00–5:00 p.m.,...

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Produced in 2014, this exhibit presents Alabama's sacred music traditions. Panels display historical photographs and contemporary documentation by folklorists working within the state. Together they demonstrate the profound and diverse heritage of these rich genres of music that have been passed down from one generation to the next. The exhibit will be on display June 11–July 22, 2019, in the Central Library Fourth Floor Gallery

Opening Reception: Saturday, June 15, 3:00–5:00 p.m., Central Library, Fourth Floor Gallery
Sacred Harp Singing Reception: Sunday, June 30, 3:00–5:00 p.m.

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Dates & times

Tue, Jun 18 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 19 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jun 20 @ 9:00 am + 32 more dates and times

Fri, Jun 21 @ 9:00 am Sat, Jun 22 @ 9:00 am Sun, Jun 23 @ 2:00 pm Mon, Jun 24 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 25 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 26 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jun 27 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 28 @ 9:00 am Sat, Jun 29 @ 9:00 am Sun, Jun 30 @ 2:00 pm Mon, Jul 01 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 02 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 03 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 04 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jul 05 @ 9:00 am Sat, Jul 06 @ 9:00 am Sun, Jul 07 @ 2:00 pm Mon, Jul 08 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 09 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 10 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 11 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jul 12 @ 9:00 am Sat, Jul 13 @ 9:00 am Sun, Jul 14 @ 2:00 pm Mon, Jul 15 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 16 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 17 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 18 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jul 19 @ 9:00 am Sat, Jul 20 @ 9:00 am Sun, Jul 21 @ 2:00 pm Mon, Jul 22 @ 9:00 am - Less dates

Admission

This exhibit is free and open to the public during library hours in the Central Library Fourth Floor Gallery. Monday & Tuesday 9:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday 9:00 a.m.– 6:00 p.m. Sundays 2:00–6:00 p.m.

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