The 33rd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will take place Saturday March 11th, 2017 in #5ptsbham. Are you interested in participating?
We are looking for social groups, nonprofits, businesses, floats, walkers, vehicles and bikers (and people who just love to wear green) to participate! Get details now at www.stpatsfivepoints.com, or print the parade application HERE.
Remember, the 33rd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade is just one part of the Five Points South St. Patrick’s Celebration. Other events to mark on your calendar include:
Thursday, March 9th | Irish Flag Raising and the Great Birmingham Guinness and Tullamore Dew Toast
Friday, March 10th | 37th Annual Birmingham Irish Society St. Patrick’s Day Dinner
Saturday, March 11th | 33rd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Friday March 17th | St. Patrick’s Day in #5ptsbham – Irish dancers, traveling bagpipers, kids activities, food and drink specials will be available at participating 5 Points South venues.
JUMP HERE for full deets on each event!
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.