Check out our full list of happenings close to you this month.
1. Chamber Luncheon with John Cassimus
May 6 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
The Country Club of Birmingham
Join the Mountain Brook Chamber of Commerce for networking, lunch and a message from entrepreneur and Renaissance Man, John Cassimus. Cassimus will share his entrepreneurial story and how he is navigating the entrepreneurial process in 2022 and beyond. Cassimus and his family’s endeavors include Zoe’s, Maki Fresh, Jinsei, Crazy Cazboy’s and Sawtooth Plantation. Find details here.
2. Family Fest
May 8 | 5-7 p.m.
Family Fest will be an admission-free event that will feature inflatables, crafts and games for children and youth. Local Mountain Brook vendors, including Mountain Brook Creamery, Craft’s and Post Office Pies, will also be available at this event.
3. Trivia Night at Greenwise
May 11 | 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Test your skills at Trivia at the GreenWise in Mountain Brook. This is a free event.
4. Alabama Bonsai Society Annual Spring Show
May 14 & May 15 | 10 a.m.
Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Don’t miss out on the chance to see incredible living works of art! There will be beautiful trees on display and for sale. There will also be live demonstrations by a bonsai master and vendors selling pots, tools and soil. This event is indoors and free to the public!
5. GreenWise Market Village 2 Village 10K
May 21 | 7:30 a.m.
2525 Lane Park Rd
Birmingham, AL US 35213
Mountain Brook’s premier race is back. The Publix GreenWise Market Village 2 Village 10K and 7.5K start and finish at the Grand Bohemian Hotel at 7:30 a.m. This amazing course winds through the beautiful Mountain Brook streets, around the prestigious Birmingham Country Club, and finishes downhill past Birmingham Botanical Gardens, into Lane Park. Find details here.
6. 16th Annual AAZK Zoo Run: Sprint for Sloths
May 21 | 7-10 a.m.
Organized each year by the Birmingham Chapter of the Association of Zoo Keepers, ZooRun is a family-friendly event featuring races for both adults and kids! Join at the Birmingham Zoo for an exciting and exhilarating run around the Zoo and the community, ending at Henley Park! Register here.