Birmingham Summer Staycation

It's summertime and the living is easy, in theory! But between camp and work schedules, social obligations, and the hassle of travel, getting out of town isn't always all that easy. Here's the good news -- Birmingham has plenty to offer for those who are looking for adventure, activity, culture, and entertainment close to home. Here are some of our top picks! For those who want to put a little splash in their summer, there…

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I Create Birmingham: Charles Williams and Charles Williams II
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I Create Birmingham: Charles Williams and Charles Williams II

"I’ve learned so many valuable lessons from my dad over the years. What has been most impactful has been watching him create space for the the future and building roles that the next generation is able to step into. I think that is a social responsibility we all have: to pay it forward and create career paths for the generation behind us."

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Dads Create Birmingham

Father knows best, as the saying goes. Your dad taught you how to ride a bike and how to execute the perfect cannonball. He taught you how to drive and stayed up late to help you finish your school project. He encouraged you to stick up for yourself but was always there with a shoulder to cry on. This week, in honor of Father's Day, we asked some of Birmingham's creative dads how they would…

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Taking PRIDE in Birmingham!

Happy Pride Month, Birmingham! While this is a special month of celebration, working to ensure and further the rights and freedoms of our LGBTQ+ community is a year-round priority. That's why just one of the things we're celebrating this month is Mayor Randall Woodfin's forward-thinking decision last year to appoint Josh Coleman as the City of Birmingham's first LGBTQ+ Liaison, partnering with the many organizations and individuals working to advance equality every day. We are…

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