Archive for August, 2012


B-There! This Week’s Birmingham Events News

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Upcoming Metro Events 8/29/12 – 9/4/12 Hello!! This week’s edition of B-There features the best of events and destinations in and around the city!  Runways, Railroad Park and Running (in COLOR!) feature prominently in this week’s highlights…with hopes that you get to B-There! We’re Social! Find Us HERE! Join… Read More

B-There! This Week’s Birmingham Events News

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

B-There! Metro Events This Week | B-Metro Magazine Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Upcoming  Metro Events    8/22/12 – 8/28/12 Hello!!   This week’s edition of B-There features the best of events and destinations in and around the city! Fireworks, fine food, football and fish (of all things) lead the ‘happening this week’ highlights…with… Read More

Trucks by the Tracks: September 16 at Railroad Park

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

The food truck phenomenon has taken Birmingham by storm! In an effort to support local food, music, and Railroad Park, the Railroad Park Foundation Junior Board is hosting the first annual Trucks by the Tracks event. Join us for live music, entertainment, food trucks, and beverages. Admission is FREE! Food trucks: Avalanche Delights, Cantina, Dreamcakes,… Read More

Fashion’s Night Out: September 6th At Colonial Brookwood

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

Fashion’s Night Out (FNO) is coming to Colonial Brookwood Village on Thursday, September 6th with a runway fashion presentation showcasing fall styles, fashion and beauty exhibits from area retailers, live music on the street and many other activities. Fashion’s Night Out, a global initiative, created in 2009 in a partnership between American Vogue, the Council… Read More

The Journey

Sunday, August 19th, 2012

with John Croyle

B-There! This Week’s Birmingham Events News

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Upcoming Metro Events 8/15/12 – 8/21/12 Hello!! This week’s edition of B-There features the best of events in and around the city! Birmingham Restaurant Week begins, BBQ madness stokes Sloss Furnace and B-Metro parties like it’s August 2012 (Our annual Music Issue party!) It may be the end of… Read More

My Unpopular Friend | The Negative Clerk | Stealing the Moment

Friday, August 10th, 2012

My Unpopular Friend Dear Micah, I have a buddy who is such a blowhard. He boasts and brags at every turn. He monopolizes every conversation and when talk ceases to be about him, he’s ready to call it a night. I am unsure as to how to bring this up to him. He’s making a… Read More

B-There! This Week’s Birmingham Events News

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

B-There! Metro Events This Week | B-Metro Magazine Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Upcoming Metro Events 8/8/12 – 8/14/12 Hello!! This week’s edition of B-There features the best of events and destinations in and around the city! The Black Jacket Symphony, Back-to-School, Babypalooza (and B-Metro’s search for a missing band) lead the ‘happening this… Read More

I’ve Got the Munchies

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Ten pounds starts in the pantry. by Amanda LeBlanc I want to lose 10 pounds. Much to my sister’s dismay, I decided to announce this weight loss goal on Facebook to over 8,000 fans of The Amandas page. How better to make yourself do something than to have 8,000 people to answer to? I remember… Read More

Birmingham Restaurant Week 2012 – August 17 to August 26

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Discover a new place or revisit an old favorite, and enjoy a bargain. Celebrate the city’s acclaimed culinary culture by taking advantage of incentives to revisit your favorite restaurants and bars or to experience new places for the first time during Birmingham Restaurant Week, August 17-26. Restaurants will offer special two and/or three-course prix-fixe lunch… Read More

Montevallo Vibe

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Montevallo Vibe Written by Jesse Chambers Photography by Edward Badham   I visited Montevallo for the first time in 1982. I was an English major at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa and made an impromptu, late-night road trip there with two girls, Xan and Annette, who were in my Spanish class. We went to… Read More