Heads up! This weekend offers so many fun opportunities for those looking for something to do around the Magic City! With a list that includes events such as summer films and grand openings, the growth in Birmingham is bringing even more summer fun and smiles to those exploring the city! This list also includes events which are planned for later throughout the week, so make sure to keep your eyes open for those opportunities as well!

Eat in the Streets

July 23 (5-9p.m.)

Pepper Place

Make sure to join us at Eat in the Streets on 29th St in Pepper Place from 5 to 9p.m on Friday, July 23. Grab tasty food and drinks from one of the many local restaurants and bars around the area and enjoy an evening on one of their beautiful patios or at a table! 

Alabama Theater Summer Film Series

July 23 & 25 

Alabama Theatre

Photo: @theALTheatre

This summer the Alabama Theatre is back up and running with their Summer Film Series great for all ages! These films are fun for the whole family and make for a wonderful opportunity to visit the historically famous Alabama Theatre! Tickets for these films will be $10 (children ages two and under free of charge!) and seating will be first come, first serve. Make sure you grab a seat before they fill up! To buy tickets click here

  • The Color Purple - July 23 (7p.m.)

The story of a Southern woman who struggles to find her identity after suffering abuse from her father and others for over four decades. This film is a heart throbber and will bring resilience to any person who takes the time to watch it! 

  • The Wizard of Oz - July 25 (2p.m.)

A classic known by all generations! This film follows Dorothy Gale as she is swept away into a magical land of Oz and embarks on a quest with her new friends, and Toto of course, to see the Wizard who can help her return to her home in Kansas. 

Sphere Audio Video Grand Opening

July 25 (3-6p.m.)

Cahaba Park Circle

Sphere Audio Video will be holding the Grand Opening of their new store at 504 Cahaba Park Circle, Birmingham, AL. Drinks alongside Hors d’oeuvres will be served to guests and vendors will be in attendance to answer questions about smart homes and the products which keep them protected. Guests can enter a drawing for a 50’ Sony TV plus installation as well as other goodies! Make sure to visit the grand opening for an awesome learning opportunity and the chance to win several cool prizes.

** Plan Ahead - Flicks Among the Flowers

Wednesday, July 28 (Gates Open at 6p.m.)

Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Here is yet another movie to add to the list of films being shown in Birmingham this week! On Wednesday July 28, the friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens Junior Board will be hosting the movie Grease for all to see at Birmingham’s Botanical Gardens! Admission will be free, however a $5 donation is suggested to all guests, and the movie will begin around 8:15p.m. with gates opening at 6p.m. There will be a 50’s themed costume contest and refreshments will be made available for purchase. Guests are asked to bring a blanket or lawn chair to enjoy the movie comfortably. For more information click here!   

** Coming Up - Otey’s Fest

Benefitting The Phoenix Club of Birmingham

Saturday, July 31 (Gates open 6p.m.)


Otey’s is hosting their most exciting Otey’s Fest yet for the year of 2021! The event will take place on July 31st starting at 6pm for guests of all ages. Proceeds will be made to benefit the Phoenix Club of Birmingham and big name titles The Hams and Jackson Walls will be bringing the sounds! Purchase All-Inclusive tickets here and don’t forget that ages 18 and under get in for free. We can’t wait to see you at Otey’s!

Advanced $85 ALL INCLUSIVE TICKET ( Only 800 tickets available

If not sold out, $100 per ticket day of event 

18 or younger enter for free 

Ticket Includes : 



Beer ( Must have valid ID & be 21 or older ) 

Cocktails ( Must have valid ID & be 21 or older )