Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the B-Metro team!
December 23 through December 29, 2015
Merry Christmas, Birmingham! Have guests in town this week? Take them to see Star Wars: The Force Awakens at the McWane Science Center IMAX dome, sample seasonal brews at Iron City’s Brewski Bash, watch Dancing With The Stars: Live!, catch a local concert, and more! I hope you and your loved ones have a wonderful holiday. See you soon.
Peppermint is a hybrid of spearmint and watermint. Used dried, fresh, or as an oil, it adds a distinct flavor to every recipe that calls upon it as an ingredient. These three recipes will add a fresh sweetness to your holiday season.
Discover great finds for everyone on your list in the holiday shopping guide and see why Pepper Place is the place to go for food and drinks this holiday season. Read it here.
Star Wars:The Force Awakens in IMAX
McWane Science Center
Don’t miss the epic Star Wars: Episode VII at McWane Science Center’s immersive IMAX dome. Thirty years after the defeat of the Galactic Empire, the galaxy faces a new threat. See all the action unfold on a five story screen.
REV Birmingham presents a collection of shops in downtown Birmingham. Find one-of-a-kind gifts and shop local at BirmingHub, Domestique Coffee, Left Hand Soap Co., Right Hand Chocolate Co., and Laced Up Boutique.
Gift-sized artwork and ornaments made with recycled materials by more than 70 artists are available for purchase. Naked Art Gallery focuses on functional art but also shows wall pieces by untraditional artists.
In Snow is a four-piece instrumental band from Birmingham comprised of Christopher Suda, Michael Pocus, Brooke McCarley, and Samuel Porter. The ensemble consists of guitar, drum, bass, violin, and effect pedals.
Taylor Mason has written comedy for television, greeting cards, his own act, and for other performers. With awards ranging from the $100,000 grand prize winner of “Star Search” to an Emmy Award for his television pilot “BANANAS,” Taylor Mason has headlined in all the major comedy clubs in the USA.
Hop City Craft Beer & Wine and International Wine & Craft Beer are bringing you this special holiday social. Sample more than 20 different craft beers including seasonals, special releases, and sours. DJ Lee Shook will be spinning vinyl all evening.
Dave Rawlings Machine recently released their second album “Nashville Obsolete.” Recorded on analog tape at Woodland Sound Studios in Nashville, it features seven original compositions written by Gillian Welch and Dave Rawlings. The beloved duo will accept the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriting from the Americana Music Association.
The Dance All Night Tour is bringing a one-of-a-kind touring production to 43 cities across America featuring a bigger cast with special guests. In this all new production, audiences will watch exciting performances and choreography never before seen on the show.
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