Zoobilation: Fun & Fundraising

The Montgomery Zoo continually thrills kids of all ages with its collection of exotic animals living in natural habitats and exhibits that let them get an up-close look at tigers, rhinos, alligators, monkeys, brilliantly...

There’s an Invasion! Saw’s BBQ takes Hampstead for Farm Takeover Feast

It’s time for the 8th Annual Farm-To-Fork Food Invasion at Hampstead Farm! This year's event brings the Guest “Invader," Saw's BBQ of Birmingham, to Montgomery for one night only. Named one of the Best BBQ Joints in the US...
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Zoo Boo is for Brave Souls (and Scaredy-Cats, too)

Zoo Boo, the annual Halloween fright fest a the Montgomery Zoo is back with fun for all fright levels! While it has a strong education mission, The Montgomery Zoo also aims to show folks of...

Fall Menu Release: Vintage Year

Local favorite Vintage Year has released a new fall menu, bringing the freshest seasonal produce to diners, carefully designed to fatten us all up for sweater weather. Two new burgers demand attention on the "Burger...

More than a Basic PSL at Prevail

If you try really hard, you can feel fall whispering on the air in the morning these days. Autumn displays are adorning door fronts and football is in full-swing. The time is right for...
Chintia Kirana at Art House.

People Around Town. Artist, Chintia Kirana

I didn't stumble across Chintia. I had the pleasure of seeing her talent unfold as a fellow art student at Booker T. Washington Magnet High School. We all knew that Chintia would go on to...
Wine'd Up and Cool Down in MGM

Wine’d Up and Cool Down this Fall

Autumn's almost here - and whether that means "wine"ding up or cooling down - Montgomery has something for you. We'll tempt you with wine, music, BBQ and beer, and treat you to a show...

Do the Coosa

Here in Central Alabama, outdoor activities and adventures abound. But in the summer, the best way to keep your cool while having fun in the sun is to make your way to the water,...

Choose Your Own Father’s Day Adventure

Let’s face it Dad’s are pretty great most of the time and once a year we have a prime opportunity to celebrate them for all the amazingly dad-like things they do. As a father myself,...
Sydney Foster, established Montgomery photographer.

People Around Town : Have you met Sydney Foster?

There are many hidden gems in Montgomery. You can find most of them tucked away in the emerging art scenes. We have new artist groups, galleries, and collaborative teams. Each piece comes together to...

Riverbend Brew Fest showcases growing craft beer scene

Does it seem like I’m always talking about beer? Because I think I’m always talking about beer. Not that I’m complaining! The latest beer-centric activity on my radar is the Riverbend Brew Fest. As the...

5 Tips for The EastChase Farmers Market

The Farmers Market at the Shoppes at Eastchase opens this weekend. Contributor Jennifer Kornegay gives you five tips to get the most out of your trip to the market any time you visit! The Shoppes...
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From Page to Stage, ASF Grows New Plays in MGM

Alabama Shakespeare Festival Intern Acting Company member Tirosh Schneider continues his inside look at the Southern Writers' Project Festival of New Plays. This time, he explains how the audience becomes part of creating new...

Camp Sheridan to Union Station: The Fashion of Zelda Fitzgerald

"Destroying a dress while popping Champagne?..That's so Zelda.."  Vanity Fair described it best while highlighting the vintage fashion that is so definitive of the recent Amazon series on Zelda Fitzgerald, "Z: The Beginning of Everything". While the series...

May is Bike Month! #bikemgm

May is bike month, and for the past several years Deana Acklin and the Montgomery Bicycle Club have been creating a variety of events to let more people get engaged with cycling for fun...

Take a Look: Taco Libre MGM 2017

Montgomery got a chance to check out a brand new venue, The Yards at Western Rail, and fill up on tacos, beer and live music last night at Taco Libre 2017. Based on the...
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What’s in a name? When it’s Taco, sign me up!

Traditional, Tex-Mex, SoCal, organic, veggie – no matter your preference, Taco Libre is guaranteed to have a taco taste for you. Close to 30 restaurants have been announced for the second annual taco-beer-music festival in...

Thirteen Reasons Why You Should Come to the Alabama Book Festival

Meet the guy who inspired the latest Netflix craze. Because Jay Asher, the author of Thirteen Reasons Why, will speak not once but twice at the festival, first at 12 p.m. and then at 1 p.m....
Dauphin Island at ASF

The Southern Writer’s Project: An Insider’s View

Dauphin Island, a world premiere by Jeffry Chastang ran at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival earlier this month. Intern Acting Company member Tirosh Schneider gives us some perspective on the new play festival that spawned...
James Weddle

People Around Town: Have You Met James Weddle?

From startup coaching to egg poaching, this techie with a culture passion has made a big impact in his short time in MGM. I always enjoy meeting people with diverse talents and skills. James Weddle...