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!
One of the most legendary and storied neighborhoods of Birmingham is Woodlawn. It is a community, anchored by one of the great public high schools of Birmingham, that has produced many citizens who contributed to the life of our city and has had an impact beyond the neighborhood itself. In a short post like this true justice cannot be done to the rich heritage and legacy of Woodlawn. However, we hope that this narrative brings together many of the diverse threads that make up the fabric of the community’s historic arc in a concise piece.
TODAY IS THE DAY! REV Birmingham is celebrating 10 years of creating vibrant commercial districts in the City of Birmingham. Today is all about celebrating the past decade of success and all that we have accomplished. It all started ten years ago when two organizations – Operation New Birmingham and Main Street Birmingham – merged to create the one and only REV Birmingham. We have covered so much ground since then, from historic building rehab consulting all the way to our refresh of 20th Street North – and we are looking forward to seeing what the future holds for us here at REV.
REV is turning TEN! Our birthday is swiftly approaching (it’s on November 15th in case you want to give us a happy birthday shoutout!) and we are spending the week leading up to it reflecting on the past 10 years. We have accomplished so much in just a decade, and we can’t wait to see what the next 10 years have in store for us. But for now, let’s take a trip down memory lane and look back at some of our favorite projects.