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...
Taco Libre 2017 in Montgomery - April 29

Tacos and Tunes: Second annual Taco Libre festival to feature top-notch musical lineup

Get the lowdown on the lineup at Taco Libre MGM 2017. It goes without saying that you do not want to miss Taco Libre, a taco-beer-music festival that started last year and immediately shot to...
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On the Shores of Spring at Hampstead’s Lido Pool

  The region's largest community pool is opening just in time for Spring Break. You'll find it in one of the most stylish and comfortable neighborhoods in MGM. The traditional Southern harbingers of spring may be...
St. Paddy's Day in MGM

Cheers and Green Beers! St. Paddy’s in MGM

From green beers to boxty, Montgomery has plenty of great ways to raise a glass and a fork to a favorite social holiday! Check out the St. Paddy's Day fun, but don't forget to put...
Kelly Kahumoku at Buds Sports Bar in Cloverdale

Meet Kelly Kahumoku.

She’s probably the most interesting woman in the world. In her past life, Kelly has been a top athlete, a lounge singer, and a ballroom dance enthusiast. And she’s only twenty-four years old! Kelly...
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Kicking for Change

Last weekend a few local "kickballers" organized the area's first ever charity co-ed kickball tournament and home run derby, raising money for Brantwood Childrens Home. The winning team took home $750. According to a...
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Shakespeare on Sherlock

The Alabama Shakespeare Festival dropped a new trailer video on YouTube today for the upcoming production of Sherlock Holmes, which runs March 9 - May 13. The trailer shows the play's star, Brik Berkes, as Sherlock in...

Artists’ Collaborative Launches Downtown

Billed as the launch that will ignite dreams, the soft opening of the new non-profit Village CoLab space, located on the 3rd floor of One Court Square is open to the public this Friday from...
The Lo-Fi Loungers will play the first A&P Social Jazz Brunch

Jazz Brunch at A&P Social kicks off ClefWorks’ 10th Anniversary season

Brunch is awesome. Brunch puts a sparkle on the end of the weekend and sets you up right to take on another Monday. Add in live jazz and the opportunity to benefit one of...
Montgomery Culinary Fight Club

The first rule of Culinary Fight Club is…

  Last night four area chefs faced off in a competition to see who could improvise under pressure and win over a panel of judges and a hungry crowd at the first Montgomery Culinary Fight Club event. Held...