Sloss Furnaces


Photo courtesy of Gumbo Gala

Get your taste buds ready for this year’s 13th annual Gumbo Gala. more

Mar 21, 2018 4:48 PM Happenings


Alyx Chandler

The city of Birmingham, the Alabama School of Fine Arts and Sloss Furnaces are partnering together to develop a master plan for arts and culture at the historic Sloss Furnaces National Landmark site. more

Oct 19, 2017 11:18 AM Lakeview


Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Halloween sparks interest in Sloss’ real, paranormal history. more

Sep 20, 2017 11:08 AM Happenings

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Alyx Chandler

Over 100 Southern artists and makers gathered at Sloss Furnaces from noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday to showcase their talent, art or goods at the 2017 Southern Makers festival. more

Aug 14, 2017 12:46 PM Happenings

Sloss Fest 2017

Sarah Finnegan

Thousands showed up to the two-day music festival at Sloss Furnaces. more

Jul 17, 2017 11:34 AM Happenings


Photo courtesy of Byron Blaylock.

Magic City musicians among many bands to take stage at 3rd annual Sloss Fest. more

Jun 22, 2017 12:10 PM Happenings

Pride Fest

Layton Dudley

PrideFest, a festival put on by Central Alabama Pride to bring together the LGBT community, was held at Sloss Furnaces on Sunday, July 11. The festival was the culmination of a 14-day celebration with different events held on each day. more

Jun 12, 2017 11:06 AM Happenings


Photo by Erica Techo.

Magic City Brewfest is returning to Sloss Furnaces for its 11th year, and organizers are working to make sure attendees learn more about the beers they try this year. more

May 18, 2017 3:39 PM Happenings


Photo by Patty Bradley.

Sloss artist in residence Ajene Williams polishes raw talent as metal arts sculptor. more

Jul 29, 2016 10:52 AM Faces



Sloss Music & Arts Festival took place this weekend at Sloss Furnaces National Historical Landmark for a popular second year. Over 30 musical acts, local food and beer vendors and thousands of people attended #SlossFest this year. more

Jul 18, 2016 9:43 AM Happenings

Sanspoint Dance Company guest performed an installation called Convergence with MonkeyFist Arts on June 26 from 6-7:00 p.m. at Sloss Furnaces. more

Jul 1, 2016 3:38 PM Happenings


Photo courtesy of Karen Utz.

Birmingham’s latest summer music festival returns this July to a popular city landmark — and a local band will find itself in the spotlight during the weekend’s performances. more

Jun 24, 2016 2:18 PM Happenings


Photo courtesy of Charles Buchanan

Show highlights Charles Buchanan’s depictions of Birmingham skyline, neighborhoods and more. more

Jun 24, 2016 2:10 PM Happenings

Pride Fest

Shay Allen

Central Alabama Pride's PrideFest continued from June 4 through June 12. The celebration concluded with a parade and festival. more

Jun 12, 2016 5:03 PM Happenings

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Erica Techo

Hundreds attended the Friday session of Magic City Brewfest on June 3. more

Jun 4, 2016 3:28 PM Happenings


Photo courtesy of Wes Frazier/Magic City Brewfest.

On June 3 and 4, thousands of people are expected to gather at Sloss Furnaces for the 10th annual Magic City Brewfest. more

May 24, 2016 1:05 PM Happenings