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We hear it all the time: Downtown Birmingham takes people by surprise in the best ways. Downtown is teeming with talent, rich in history, full of authenticity. This is where new ideas come to life, the heart and soul of the Magic City, where people wholeheartedly want to live, work and play.
Downtown has more things to do.
From museums to murals, concerts to parks, shopping to food and drink, Downtown Birmingham has more than you expected.
In the heart of Birmingham, there are multiple ways to get into the holiday spirit. From the Alabama Theatre’s Holiday Film Series to The Magic City Nutcracker, there are unique and family-friendly activities for all to enjoy this season!
Downtown has more districts to explore.
To help you navigate the city of Birmingham, we’ve broken down the city into bite-sized districts. Click below to discover the must-see and can’t miss places of the Magic City!
Downtown has more flavor.
It’s not even fair how many amazing restaurants we have Downtown Birmingham — across cuisines, atmospheres and price points. Enjoy!
Downtown has more to celebrate.
Cheers to you! May you find your new favorite hangout — and maybe even make a few new friends — in Downtown Birmingham.
Downtown has more inviting accommodations.
We’ve got historic hotels, boutique hotspots, and a whole lot of friendly faces waiting to welcome you to Downtown Birmingham.
Downtown has more green space.
Many of Birmingham’s trail systems wind their way through the heart of the city, and parks dot our downtown landscape, including our award-winning Railroad Park!
Downtown has more culture & history.
Downtown Birmingham’s culture is rich. From experiencing the industrial roots that created Birmingham to honoring our Civil Rights heroes to celebrating art, there is much to soak in here.
Downtown has more local businesses.
Downtown has so many great places to eat and drink it’s hard to pick just one. Our Downtown trails help you map out a fun experience for you and your friends—from breweries to coffee shops.
Become a part of downtown.
Downtown Birmingham is full of opportunities. If you want to live, to work, to grow a business, to develop a property, to become a part of downtown, you’re in the right place.
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Make your impact.
You can make a real difference in Downtown Birmingham. Get engaged: Get to know your community, become a part of the momentum, and help spread positivity from the heart of the city! #YayBham
Layers of goodJacob Alan Bell
I love Birmingham because not only is it a great place to go see all these really cool events and people, but it has so much diversity of culture and things to see in general that there’s something new every single day.
So much to doJenny Mellown
I love Birmingham because it has a small town feel in the middle of a city. There is so much to do from local breweries to sporting events. There is always something going on and it is easy to find something to do!
Always something newAmy Mezzell
The variety of restaurants, hangouts, stores, venues, and places to explore is incredible for a city this size. You get all of the variety of a larger city with the pleasant atmosphere of a small town.
Vacation feelsHillary Key
Birmingham has vacation feels even if you are a local. It is home and it is beautiful.