Tennis and golf buffs will be right at home in Pelham, and when the courses close, you can check out the local nightlife.
2) Musically Inclined Everybody loves music, so take advantage of Alabama’s diverse scene.
This sophisticated Southern city features plenty of nightlife, culture and rustic outings to entertain even the most seasoned daters.
1) Where to live Party animals should consider living near Five Points South and the Lakeview Entertainment District.
Popular local bands can be found at the Carling Academy.
The Moonlight Café hosts a variety of bluesy bands, and even jazz snobs can’t deny the allure of the historic Carver Theater.
Jazz lovers will dig the Taste of 4th Avenue Jazz Festival in September, where you and your date can eat, listen, and even kick up your heels with some free dance lessons, while pet lovers should check out May’s Do Dah Day Festival.Other favorites include the Southern Heritage Festival, Birmingham Festival of the Arts, the enormous Greek Festival, and the Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival.Larger venues include the historic Alabama Theater, Work Play, and the Concert Hall at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex, where you’ll find the biggest names and stars.For a more intimate venue, try Scruffy Murphy’s in Dale End, or for great bands with a dive bar feel, go to the Nick.
Rent a condo on Highland or Clairmont Avenue, just a few blocks away from all the action.
For those seeking a little less commotion, Vestavia Hills, Hoover, Homewood, and Mountain Brook all offer a more peaceful setting still this side of the 459 corridor, where you can hit the suburban scene or cruise into the city for some excitement.