Holiday Open Houses

Thursday, Dec. 1 | 4:30-8:30 p.m.
English Village and Mountain Brook Village

The villages are hosting their annual holiday open houses in order to involve the community in supporting local businesses by shopping local and spreading festive cheer! Hosted by the Mountain Brook Chamber of Commerce, the holiday open houses will also feature trolley transportation around each village from 4:30-8:30 p.m. In addition, English Village is hosting a Poker Run from 5-7 p.m., including chances to meet Santa and win prizes. For more information, visit Holiday Open Houses.

Mistletoe and Mimosas

Thursday, Dec. 1 | 5-7 p.m.
Lane Parke

Brought to you by Crawford Square Real Estate Advisors, Mistletoe and Mimosas will coincide with the Holiday Open Houses! This event will take place in Lane Parke, feature festive drinks, food and holiday fun!

Mountain Brook Holiday Parade

Sunday, Dec. 4 | 3-4 p.m.
Mountain Brook Village

Grab the kids and come out to Mountain Brook Village to watch a parade of floats, fire trucks, bands, choral groups, dancers and of course, Santa Claus himself, parade through the village!

Storytime at the Parade

Sunday, Dec. 4 | Immediately following the Mountain Brook Holiday Parade
Mountain Brook Village

Join Ms. Merideth and Ms. Rachael of O’Neal Library for a holiday storytime under the Bromberg’s tree in Mountain Brook Village, immediately following the Mountain Brook Holiday Parade. Storytime is estimated to start between 3:30-4:30 p.m. Visit Storytime at the Parade for more information.

Samford University Legacy League’s Christmas Home Tour

Thursday, Dec. 8 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. or 4 p.m.-8 p.m.
Appointed Homes in Mountain Brook and Vestavia Hills

This Christmas home tour will feature Legacy League-appointed homes, which will be decorated festively, in Mountain Brook and Vestavia Hills, in order to raise money for scholarships for Samford students in significant financial need and difficult circumstances. Advance tickets are required and may be purchased at Legacy League Christmas Home Tour.

The 73rd Annual Holiday House Tour and Tea

Saturday, Dec. 10 | 1 p.m.
Independent Presbyterian Church

Join the friends of IPC for the annual, virtual holiday house tour and an in-person afternoon tea and tour of IPC. Standard ticket purchases include a link to this year’s virtual tour. Premium tickets sales include the link to this year’s virtual tour, including an in-person experience of IPC, afternoon tea and finger foods and a tour of IPC’s sanctuary and parlor. Net proceeds benefit IPC’s community ministries. Learn more at IPC Holiday House Tour.

Why? Of Course! (The Jewish Course of Why)

Wednesday, Dec. 14 | Noon-1 p.m.
Levite Jewish Community Center

The “Jewish Course of Why” is a course that aims to answer questions about Jewish customs and beliefs. This course invites all- Jewish and non-Jewish- to attend and learn about Jewish heritage and culture. This course is created by the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute and presented by Rabbi Yossi Friedman. Lunch can be ordered from Bo’s Kosher Cafe. Call 205-960-1226 or email to register. Learn more at Why? Of Course! (The Jewish Course of Why).

The 59th Annual Living Nativity

Tuesday, Dec. 20-Thursday, Dec. 22 | 6:30 and 7:30 p.m.
Mountain Brook Baptist Church

See the Biblical account of Jesus’ birth played out live—with live actors and live animals at this annual production by Mountain Brook Baptist Church, now going more than 50 years strong. Stay up to date on this event at Living Nativity.


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