Shain Park will come alive with activity during the Birmingham Shopping District’s eighth annual Birmingham Winter Market event! Attendees will enjoy more than 50 booths filled with European food and drinks, gift items, holiday greens & trees, crafts, ice carving demonstrations, live reindeer, warming stations, a Kinder Haus children’s activity area, the popular Santa Haus, horse-drawn carriage rides and live entertainment. Learn more at

Birmingham Tree Lighting Event

On opening night – Friday, December 1 at 6 p.m., the community will come together with Santa and Birmingham’s Mayor for live caroling and the lighting of a 35-foot blue spruce with more than 40,000 LED lights!

  • Friday, December 1st, 4 p.m. – 10 p.m. (Tree Lighting at 6 p.m.)
  • Saturday, December 2nd, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Sunday, December 3rd, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.