82457acb1a There are no pins in your viewport. Thank you for your interest.This feature is coming soon. Best Local Souvenir: Don't leave without your own Alabama Dirt shirt: t-shirts dyed with the local iron ore clay dirt which simply say "Do it in the Dirt". Family Flicks Among the Flowers Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens 07/20/16 Celebrate America! Presented by American Village at American Village 06/01/16 - 07/22/16 Babypalooza Baby & Maternity Expo - BIRMINGHAM Presented by Babypalooza at Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) Exhibition Halls 08/13/16 5th Annual Habitat Dragon Boat Festival Presented by Gadsden-Etowah Habitat for Humanity and Gadsden-Etowah Habitat for Humanity 08/20/16 . Birmingham is not public transit-friendly, so unless you are staying close to your hotel, you’ll need a car to get around. Be Sure to Sample: Head to Irondale Caf just outside Birmingham, the diner that served as the inspiration for Alabama novelist Fannie Flagg's Whistle Stop Caf in Fried Green Tomatoes. Feedback . TheFive Points Southarea, just south of downtown, is a vibrant neighborhood that encompasses the University of Alabama at Birmingham and plenty of blocks with upscale restaurants and boutiques.
Garage Caf in Southside is a casual bar tucked away in what remains of an old antique mall and receives great reviews from both locals and visitors alike. G. Caution: The Garage Cafe takes cash only and provides very limited parking. It’s located within a 1920s Spanish revival building. Fancy” 06/09/2016 Breweries Ghost & Vampire Tours (1) #20 of 82 things to do in Birmingham See all 1 Ghost & Vampire Tours, including Birmingham Historic Touring Company and Ghost Walk Certificate of Excellence Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve #21 of 82 things to do in Birmingham 77 reviews “Overlook trail” 06/30/2016 “Exploring the trails” 06/19/2016 Nature & Wildlife Areas Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex #22 of 82 things to do in Birmingham 127 reviews “Great venue to go to the Theater” 07/04/2016 “Great Place to See a Play” 07/02/2016 Civic Centers Certificate of Excellence Good People Brewing Company #23 of 82 things to do in Birmingham 55 reviews “Great Beer and Welcoming Atmospher.” 06/12/2016 “Airport Location AWFUL” 06/11/2016 Breweries Certificate of Excellence Statue of Liberty Replica #24 of 82 things to do in Birmingham 56 reviews “Fun for a quick stop and picture” 06/28/2016 “Very Neat” 06/11/2016 Monuments & Statues Airwalk Trampoline Arena #25 of 82 things to do in Birmingham 29 reviews “Good for kids” 07/07/2016 “fun for all” 06/30/2016 Arenas & Stadiums The Market at Pepper Place #26 of 82 things to do in Birmingham 22 reviews “Well worth the visit” 07/05/2016 “Not enough crafty stufd” 07/03/2016 Farmers Markets Moonlight on the Mountain #27 of 82 things to do in Birmingham 39 reviews “Enjoyment depends on the performer.” 07/02/2016 “Delightfully surprised, very pleas.” 05/01/2016 Theaters Alabama Sports Hall of Fame and Museum #28 of 82 things to do in Birmingham 32 reviews “It's ok” 06/27/2016 “This place is amazing! How did I.” 06/16/2016 Specialty Museums Trim Tab Brewing #29 of 82 things to do in Birmingham 17 reviews “Best microbrew in town!” 06/20/2016 “Very cool hangout spot” 05/27/2016 Breweries Arlington Antebellum Home and Gardens #30 of 82 things to do in Birmingham 24 reviews “Beautiful” 06/24/2016 “Well kept buildings and grounds.” 04/21/2016 Historic Sites Previous Next 1 2 3 Reviews and advice on hotels, resorts, flights, vacation rentals, travel packages, and more so you can plan and book your perfect trip! About Us Site Map HelpCenter 2016 TripAdvisor LLC All rights reserved. Golf anyone? From the world-class Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail to unique shopping and nightlife, Birmingham has it all. Bottletree Cafe hosts great bands (very indie and vegan food is offered). Try moving the map or changing your filters. 10Best Readers' Choice Award Best Hotel Spa July 5, 2016 Featured Article Hacking Cuba: Everything You Need to Know to Survive an Independent Trip July 1, 2016 Featured Article 10 Must-See Stops: Road Trip from Boulder to Mesa Verde June 30, 2016 Featured Slideshow All Aboard: This Is What It's Like to Ride a Historic Railroad June 28, 2016 Sign up for our newsletter! SIGN UP Back To Top Connect with us 10BEST Local Experts About 10BEST Get the 10BEST Newsletter Sitemap Reprints & Permissions 10BEST RSS Feeds Customer Service Home Travel Destinations Lifestyle Readers' Choice Awards A division of USA TODAY Copyright 2016 www.10best.com. Highlands Bar and Grill in Southside is a veritable institution in Birmingham and celebrated Chef Frank Stitt's menu combines New South cuisine with rustic French influences and a favorite of major food magazines.