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6/05/13 – 6/11/13




This edition of B-There features the best events and destinations in and around the city, with opportunities to get outdoors, gather with friends and celebrate  and support  others in our community. We hope you will B-There!
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Shoal Creek Regions Tradition
June 5-9 in Shoal Creek, AL

Don’t miss a minute of fun, there will be a week chock full of golf entertainment! Witness some of golf’s greats such as Freddie Couples, Tom Lehman, Bernhard Langer, Mark O’Meara and many more! Tickets are already selling fast!   
More details here!


August: Osage County

Virginia Samford Theater
June 6-9
Thursday – Saturday at 7:30 PM
Sunday at 2:30 PM

August: Osage County is a fraught, densely plotted saga of an Oklahoma clan in a state of near-apocalyptic meltdown. Fiercely funny and bitingly sad, this turbo-charged tragicomedy tells the story of the Weston family with its vanished father, pill-popping mother, and three sisters harboring shady little secrets. 2008’s winner of the Tony and Pulitzer Prize for Best Play.

 Pepper Place June 8

7 AM – Noon

No better place to be on a Saturday morning than Pepper Place market. Come experience the best offerings from local farmers and artisans. Every Saturday rain or shine. This week special music will be ‘Oxy Morons‘ and ‘Sonny Pritchett
 Don’t miss guest chef Alex Castro of Sol Y Luna and Cantina!
There will also be demonstrations on canning techniques at 10:30 am.

Chefs for the Cure   

June 20 starting at 6 PM

A very limited number of tickets will be sold for this event, and they are going very fast! Chefs for the Cure is an exclusive tasting event that features an array of gourmet cuisine from some of Birmingham’s finest chefs. Each chef will bring his or her unique flavor, style, and fare to their station at The Club. Enjoy signature dishes while bidding on silent auction items throughout the evening!  The evening kicks-off with a cocktail reception at 6pm presented by Cathead Vodka. Start the evening with the amazing appetizers from Mafiaoza’s, Sol Y Luna, Little Savannah, and Satterfield’s. Then progress through the entrees from John’s City Diner, Homewood Gourmet, The J. Clyde, and Ocean. Finish the night with desserts from Ted’s Restaurant and The Culinard. Each chef prepares their signature dish directly in front of the guests, making this event a wonderful way to interact with your favorite restaurants.
More Details here!


Music Al Fresco
Alabama Symphony at Railroad Park in June
June 7-8 at 8 PM
Family Fun Day, June 9 at 5 PM

The popular “Symphony in the Summer” series, which is sponsored by BBVA Compass, has drawn large crowds of music lovers of all ages in its first two years, with the orchestra performing classics and pops al fresco.

On Friday, June 7 at 8 p.m., Christopher Confessore conducts Verdi’s Overture to “La forza del destino,” Suites 1 and 2 from Bizet’s “Carmen” and Dvoř├ík’s Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op. 70.

Roderick Cox takes over on Saturday, June 8, also at 8 p.m., for Copland’s “An Outdoor Overture,” Beethoven’s Symphony No. 2 and Overture to “Egmont,” and selections from Copland’s “Rodeo.”

Sunday, June 9, is designated Family Fun Day, with a variety of children’s activities beginning at 5 p.m. and the music starting at 6 p.m. Confessore will conduct a wide mix of patriotic music, Broadway and movie tunes and other favorites.

More details here! 

Bottletree’s Homemade Jam
June 8 from 1 PM – 2 AM

Our very own all-day event featuring a variety of Birmingham’s local musicians. Guaranteed to make your feet move and your hips shake, “Bottletree’s Homemade Jam” promises to satisfy anyone’s taste for good tunes.

Brunch will be available in the morning, and we’ll be cooking out in the afternoon and offering plenty of food & drink specials throughout the day.
Find out who is performing here! 

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Featuring Rufus Bonds, Jr.

June 8 at 7:30 PM

Don’t miss the chance to experience some of Broadway’s best talent, right here in Birmingham!

Veteran actor, singer, dancer Rufus Bonds, Jr. (Parade, Rent, The Color Purple) headlines this intimate concert, which will showcase RMTC summer workshop instructors singing their favorite show tunes and sharing stories of their work. With countless Broadway and national tour credits among them, these artists are under one roof for one night only! This is an evening you’ll never forget! Held at the RMTC Cabaret Theatre.
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3rd Annual Black Creek Arts Festival
June 8 from 10 AM – 4 PM
Black Creek Park

Fultondale Arts Council is hosting its Third Annual Black Creek Arts Festival and Juried Art Show on June 8 from 10 am – 4 pm at Black Creek Park in Fultondale. The event will feature more than 30 artist booths with artists from around the Southeast as well as musical entertainment and children’s arts activities. There also will be a number of food vendors on hand for this year’s festival.
More details here!


Mindful Roots: Awakening the Heart Through Movement & Art
June 15 from 4 PM – 6:30 PM

This workshop will awaken the body through various mindful movements, utilizing aspects of both Pilates and yoga. We will focus on connecting the body and mind to create better support and grounding, essentially tapping into a deeper self-awareness. The movements will be followed by awakening the artist in you through creative expression of the mind. We will explore our personal strengths and weaknesses, letting our voice be heard and better known. No previous drawing, painting, meditating or Pilates/yoga experience needed. All art supplies will be provided. Workshop to be held at The Yoga Circle, 1425 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd S, Suite 200

More details here! 


This June, The French Quarter Is Yours at Hotel Monteleone

Rates as low as $119 per night*
This June, relax in the heart of the French Quarter while enjoying our lowest rates of the year. Take a dip in our rooftop pool, and enjoy the panoramic views of the Mississippi River and French Quarter in our 24/7 Fitness Center. Continue your vacation while unwinding at our rejuvenating Spa Aria. The day isn’t complete without a meal at our award-winning Criollo Restaurant, home of truly innovative farm-to-table cuisine. Then step over to the world famous Carousel Bar & Lounge for a spin at the bar with live music and gorgeous views of Royal Street. With our ideal location you are free to come and go as you please to explore all that New Orleans has to offer!

 *Valid May 27 – September 20, 2013. Promotional rate is based upon availability and subject to change at any time.

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Little Town Sound Presents:
Friday Night at the High Note

Featuring Organic Androids
June 14 starting at 7 PM

Come hear live music from the Organic Androids at the High Note in Downtown Birmingham. Ages 19+ welcome and drink specials available.


RACE: Why Are We So Different?
McWane Science Center

Now through September 2

“RACE: Are We So Different?” brings together the everyday experience of living with race, its history as an idea, the role of science in that history, and the findings of contemporary science that are challenging its foundations. Interactive exhibit components, historical artifacts, iconic objects, compelling photographs, multimedia presentations, and attractive graphic displays offer visitors to RACE an eye-opening look at its important subject matter. Developed by the American Anthropological Association in collaboration with the Science Museum of Minnesota, RACE is the first nationally traveling exhibition to tell the stories of race from the biological, cultural, and historical points of view. Combining these perspectives offers an unprecedented look at race and racism in the United States.
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Free Friday Flicks
Veteran’s Park
Valleydale Road in Hoover
Movies start at Dusk

June 7            Ice Age Continental Drift, PG 
June 14         Escape from Planet Earth,  PG 
June 21         The Odd Life of Timothy Green,  PG
June 28         Hotel Transylvania,  PG 
July 5             The Lorax,  PG
July 12           Madagascar 3,  PG
July 19           Wreck-it Ralph,  PG

For weather concerns please follow them on twitter @BYMovieParties


We share the excitement of the community about our Birmingham Barons baseball team coming back to the city to play at the New Regions Field. That’s why we are offering a shuttle service that picks up game goers at the Lakeview and Pepper Place areas, takes them to the stadium and brings them back when the games end. Service is JUST $1 and fans can buy tickets as follows: WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY GAMES, buy tickets at Cantina Tortilla Grill, Slice and Innisfree Irish Pub. SUNDAY GAMES, buy tickets at SOL Y LUNA.
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