July 4th: Where to See Fireworks in Birmingham AL (2022)

Fireworks in Birmingham AL

Break out your lawn chairs, fill up those coolers, and lather on the sunscreen – it's time to celebrate July Fourth!

What? You don't have anything planned yet? If you happen to live in Jefferson County or somewhere around Central Alabama, here's your ultimate list of Independence Day events and 4th of July fireworks near you for 2022.

(As always, verify July 4th event times, details and locations prior to heading out.)

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2022 Nissan Kicks: The Best Small SUV for Road Trips

2022 Nissan Kicks for sale in Birmingham, AL
It’s a uniquely American pastime that’s been enjoyed for generations—you, four wheels, and the freedom of the open road.

This one has you particularly excited. Your friend has a killer condo rented for the week in Destin. Eighth floor. Oceanview. You even heard Patrick Warburton owns the penthouse up top. Sweet action.

What’s even nicer? This is your very first road trip in your new ride: a 2022 Nissan Kicks.

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5 Red Flags Your Suspension Needs Replacing

Suspension Replacment in Birmingham, AL
What is vehicle suspension, anyway? Many people on the road have a vague idea of what it is and what it does: It absorbs bumps and the like. But in reality, it’s a much more complex system, full of multiple moving parts—any of which can fail if not properly maintained.

There are many ways this system of springs, shocks, struts, or sway bars can break, and therefore require replacement. Luckily, there are also many ways that drivers can learn to recognize these potential problems early. 

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20 Places to See Christmas Lights Near Birmingham (2021)

Places to See Christmas Lights Near Birmingham (2021)

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas (lights) here in Central Alabama. From the quaint cul-de-sacs of Hoover to the businesses and car dealerships lining Birmingham’s 3rd Avenue, it seems like everyone’s getting into the holiday spirit early this year.

So, why not join them and have yourself a holly, jolly Christmas? It’s the best time of the year. We’re pretty sure we won’t get snow, but your holiday light show tour can still bring loads of cheer. (In other words, add these festive homes and locations to your route this holiday…

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Where to Trunk-or-Treat in Jefferson County, AL

Trunk-or-Treat in Jefferson County, AL

If you’re looking for some fun things to do on Halloween before trick-or-treating, Jefferson County has tons of Halloween activities and trunk-or-treat events near you. All you’ve got to do is zip up your kids’ fun Halloween costumes, take a short drive, and wait for the sugar crash before putting them to bed. (Ah, parenting done right!)

Ready to get into the spooktastic spirit? Then take a look at our big list of Halloween events going on around Birmingham for 2021.

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2021 Nissan Rogue: What’s New?

2021 Nissan Rogue for sale in Birmingham, AL
Nissan went “rogue” with updates for its 2021 Rogue model. This year’s Rogue has a more impactful stance, fun new two-tone color options, a redesigned interior, and just a little more “oomph” overall.

We have broken down some of the details on the key differences between the 2020 and 2021 Rogue models; but reader, it’s safe to say that the new Nissan Rogue has us impressed.
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