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June 1, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thank you for being a friend! Join us for a night of nostalgia as we pay tribute to the iconic Golden Girls series during our Art after 5 event. This month, we’re also celebrating pride month with a special twist. Art After 5 is a program is an after-hours event where art and pop culture collide. Enjoy an evening of art, music, maker activities, and more! Get ready to channel your inner Dorothy, Rose, Blanche, and Sophia as we explore the world of the Golden Girls and celebrate friendship and individuality. Don’t miss out on this fun and unique event!
Golden Girls Dress-Up: Channel your inner Blanche, Dorothy, Rose, or Sophia for the night! Come dressed as your favorite Golden Girl and celebrate their enduring wit and charm. This is your chance to bring the flair of Miami right here to Birmingham, with the best outfit standing a chance to win a ‘Golden’ prize. Don’t miss this fun opportunity to pay tribute to these beloved characters!
Golden Keepsakes: Make your love for the Golden Girls wearable with our Button-Making Station! Choose your favorite quote from the show to transform into a button to wear proudly. But wait, there’s more! Pick a smaller button featuring the face of your favorite Golden Girl, be it Dorothy, Blanche, Rose, or Sophia. It’s a stylish and fun way to show off your Golden Girls spirit!
Golden Girls Glam Gala: Flaunt your Golden Girls style in our inspired Drag-Show and Pageant. Embody your favorite character, be it Dorothy, Rose, Blanche, or Sophia, and you might just win the crown!
Chat & Cheesecake: Indulge in a true Golden Girls tradition with complimentary cheesecake bite tastings. Just like our favorite foursome, gather your friends around the table and share stories and laughter!
Golden Years Snapshots: Step into the iconic Golden Girls kitchen with our interactive photo-booth! Dress up, strike a pose, and capture a memory that’s more golden than Rose’s St. Olaf stories.
Sip & Celebrate: Enjoy Golden Girls-inspired cocktails! Whether you’re a Dorothy, a Rose, a Blanche, or a Sophia, we have a cocktail that matches your style!
Golden Quiz & Sip: Not sure which Golden Girl you are? Take our personality quiz and find out! Based on your results, we’ll recommend the perfect Golden Girls-inspired cocktail for you.
Retro Rhythm: Groove to the sounds of the ’80s with a visiting DJ. Let the music take you back to the era of shoulder pads, big hair, and, of course, the Golden Girls.
Bingo Babes: Join us for Golden-Girls themed Bingo. Shout ‘Bingo!’ and you might just win a prize that’s as sweet as cheesecake.
Friends Forever Workshop: Show your friends how much they mean to you in our Friendship Bracelet-Making Art Activity. Just like the bond between the Golden Girls, these bracelets are made to last!
Fan-Tastic Artistry: Channel your inner Blanche with our Fan-Making Art Activity. In the heat of Miami, a fashionable fan was a Golden Girl’s best accessory. Now, you can create your own with our arts and crafts station. Express your style, cool off, and walk away with a stylish keepsake from this unforgettable evening!
Health & Pride with BAO: Birmingham AIDS Outreach (BAO) is an extraordinary organization offering vital services to individuals living with HIV & AIDS, as well as providing free HIV/STD/STI testin. In the spirit of community support, they will be doing free testing from 5-7pm in their mobile testing unit. Join us in promoting health, pride, and solidarity in our community!