As you’ve probably heard by now, REV has partnered with Woodlawn Street Market to put on a month long pop-up called Woodlawn Marketplace! The marketplace features 12 vendors and has everything from fresh pressed juice to handmade earrings. To give you a better look into all the goodies that are available at the marketplace, Bekah Fox is here to give you a virtual tour and tell you a little bit more about each of our very special vendors.
Be sure to come check out the marketplace from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Thursday – Saturday or 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Sunday through October 3rd. Don’t miss out on the chance to support your local makers – we hope to see you there!
If you’ve been following REV for a while, you probably remember The Big Pitch Competitions we used to hold back in the day. The Big Pitch presented by PNC was essentially our own little version of Shark Tank. And a lot of your favorite local businesses that participated in this competition now have active retail storefronts that you can go check out. Let’s start with some of our finalists that are based in the City of Birmingham and see what they’ve been up to!
Have you been to Downtown Birmingham’s newest development located on 25th Street? If not, you need to head down there ASAP and check it out! This new single story development is a product of a collaboration between David Baker Architects (DBA) and Locke General Contractors, led by DBA’s very own Amanda Loper. It is intended to be a “collaborative commercial space in a catalyst development area of Birmingham.” Both DBA and Locke General Contractors will be tenants of the space, along with June Coffee Roasters, Zephyr Barber, and Last Call Baking Cooperative!
One of Birmingham’s many hidden treasures is the music scene downtown. The sheer volume of concert venues we have in downtown Birmingham is something most people aren’t even aware of – but it really is remarkable! There is truly something for everyone, whether you’re into the smaller, more intimate venues or the large-scale venues for those big name artists. Keep reading to check out some of the cool venues downtown Birmingham has to offer.