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Birmingham Zoo Zoolight Safari 2016

Erica Techo

Zoolight Safari will continue on Dec. 16-23 and Dec. 26-31. For more details, check for updates at birminghamzoo.com. more

Dec 13, 2016 4:06 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Mountain Brook Baptist Church.

For more than 50 years, Mountain Brook Baptist Church has provided the community with a living Nativity at Christmas. This year, the tradition will continue. more

Nov 22, 2016 10:19 AM People

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Photo courtesy of Bromberg’s.

Bromberg’s jewelry store in Mountain Brook Village is getting the town the same Christmas gift it gave last year: a 30-foot Christmas tree. more

Nov 22, 2016 10:08 AM People

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Staff photo.

Mountain Brook always makes its holidays special, and Christmas is no exception. Years after putting out special letter drops for Santa, the tradition continues. more

Nov 21, 2016 4:13 PM People

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Holiday decoration safety is something that all homeowners should be aware of, and that many neglect. more

Nov 21, 2016 4:05 PM People

The young and young-at-heart had the chance to make reindeer food bags for children to leave in their yards on Christmas Eve for Santa’s hard working reindeer. more

Dec 15, 2015 9:00 PM People

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Dan Starnes

Zookeepers continued their Holiday with the Animals tradition of offering special presents and treats, called enrichments, to the animals while visitors watched. more

Dec 13, 2015 8:06 AM People 1 Comments

Samaritan's Purse

Courtesy of Samaritan's Purse.

Donors are asked to fill shoeboxes with gifts like dolls, soccer balls with pumps, toys, school supplies, hygiene items and notes of encouragement. more

Nov 3, 2015 4:24 PM News

This year’s Living Nativity will take place on Dec. 21, 22 and 23 at 6:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. more

Dec 18, 2014 5:29 PM News

The glistening ornaments transport Katie Houser back to Russia. more

Nov 25, 2014 11:06 AM People

Leadership Mountain Brook students picked out ideas for your list from area retailers. more

Nov 25, 2013 5:49 PM Businesses

Celebrate the season with these events around Mountain Brook. more

Nov 22, 2013 5:29 PM News

Consider giving to one of these local organizations supported by Mountain Brook residents this holiday season. more

Nov 22, 2013 5:15 PM People

Entertainers Dolores Hydock and Bobby Horton will bring stories and sing-a-longs, holiday style, to the Birmingham Botanical Gardens this month. The fifth annual Southern Tales: Songs, Stories and Sing-A-Longs will be held Sunday, Dec. 8 at 2 p.m. more

Nov 22, 2013 5:03 PM News

1213 Samford Legacy League Home Tour

Photo courtesy of Caroline Summers.

The Samford University Legacy League will hold its third annual Christmas Home Tour on Thursday, Dec. 12. more

Nov 22, 2013 5:00 PM News

This year’s Christmas at the historical Arlington House will begin Friday night, Dec. 6, at 6 p.m. more

Nov 22, 2013 4:58 PM News

In its 64th year, the Independent Presbyterian Church (IPC) Holiday House Tour has long been part of Birmingham’s holiday festivities. This year, five homes will be featured in addition to the historic church. more

Nov 22, 2013 4:57 PM News

1213 Christmas Parade

Photo by Jeff Thompson.

Due to the threat of inclement weather, Mountain Brook's Holiday Parade has been moved to Sunday, Dec. 15. Crestline Elementary student Slade Anderson will serve as the grand marshal. more

Nov 22, 2013 4:55 PM News

1213 Living Nativity Mountain Brook Baptist

Photo courtesy of Ed Wills.

Fifty years after the first production, the MBBC’s Living Nativity still welcomes 300-400 people for each of three nights leading up to Christmas Eve. But the significance of the event is about more than numbers. more

Nov 22, 2013 4:17 PM People 2 Comments

Presales for Fraser fir trees from a farm in North Carolina run through Nov. 11. The trees will be delivered to Saint Luke’s Episcopal Church at the start of December. more

Oct 30, 2013 3:03 PM News

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