Win tickets to Art on the Rocks Friday night

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Tell us what you love about Birmingham and you could be chosen to win a pair of tickets to Art on the Rocks at the Birmingham Museum of Art on Friday, July 20 at 5:00pm.

Win a pair of tickets to see the Tragic City Rollers on Saturday, June 30

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Tweet the name of your favorite roller derby girl. Be sure to include our twitter, @magiccitypost, and the Tragic City Rollers’, @tcr_updates in your tweet. We’ll randomly draw for the winner at 3:00pm today.

Museum Insider: Art on the Rocks

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Art on the Rocks draws a big crowd

It’s that time of year again – Art on the Rocks will kick off its 9th season on Friday, June 29, with the band Ponderosa from Atlanta.  All of the 2012 Art on the Rocks events will celebrate our summer exhibition, Warhol and Cars: American Icons.

What isn’t there to do at Art on the Rocks?  The Creation Station in the Sculpture Pit will be…

Win a locally-made noodle bowl

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These little bowls aren’t just for noodles, but they’re great for lots of things - dips, a place for your rings by the sink, soap, ice cream, or even homemade chocolate souffles. They’re made by Tena Payne’s Earthborn Studios out of Leeds, Alabama, and available for purchase at the Cook Store of Mountain Brook

The retail value of this prize is…

Happy 108th Birthday, Vulcan

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Celebrate Vulcan’s birthday this Sunday, June 3 at Vulcan Park and Museum from 12:00pm to 4:00pm. This year Vulcan will be ringing in the big 1-0-8 and he’s having a big birthday bash with music and activities.

The family-friendly event includes entertainment by Neo Jazz Collective, and there will also be clowns, face painting, moonwalks,…

Magic City Post will pause for a moment starting at 8:30am on Friday, December 21st in remembrance of victims of gun violence in Connecticut and also here in our own community. By the end of 2012, at least 56 Birminghamians will have died in gun-related homicides. We pray for peace, love and healing for all.