Get your tickets, Birmingham! The Big Pitch, presented by PNC, returns November 18, 2017. This year, we’ll be awarding more than $40,000 in cash and services to three aspiring entrepreneurs. The selection team is reviewing applications now; stay tuned for the announcement of our 10 finalists who will pitch their ideas at the public event! You can RSVP to the event and buy your tickets here.
This fall, the REV team is doing some new REV things, with a demonstration project designed to prove and improve downtown Birmingham’s market for more retail.
I believe that Birmingham is still missing something important—something that inspires people to experience downtown on foot, that can tell the story of our city and its cultures.
Sixteenth St. Baptist Church honoring its history with interactive museum opening on 56th anniversary of bombing
Sept. 15, 56 years to the day that a bomb killed four little girls— Addie Mae Collins, Denise McNair, Cynthia Wesley and Carole Robertson— a new interactive museum will open honoring the girls and the chain of events their murders set off in the Civil Rights Movement.