Red Clay Tours


the Magic City

October 25, 2017

Once a year, I hang out in a cemetery. I used to go more often, but homecoming doesn’t seem to be a thing Baptists do anymore. This one is a lonely place up on Tiger Hill. Cemetery Sunday, near All Souls Day, is when the local Roman Catholics converge on the Roman Cath...

July 11, 2017

I’d say my musical leaning during my high school and college years consisted of whatever was on the radio or a cover band at a party. I did see the occasional live act: Vanilla Ice, Sister Hazel, Afroman a few times. Even after I graduated and moved back to Birmingham...

February 22, 2017

Lately, I’ve checked out enough books at the library to build up a rapport at the downtown location. I visited last month and grabbed some books, one of which was a cookbook. Who knew the library carried cookbooks? After I found the cookbook I needed, and gawked at the...

December 19, 2016

You're probably thinking this is about some new 5K happening in town. Probably connected in some way to Piggly Wiggly. Like this 5K is between a couple of Pig's. Or you'll start and finish at a local Pig. Or it's to support a local food bank. Or you don't care at all a...

November 10, 2016

Way back in February 2016, my wife and I quit our jobs. We moved our furniture back to my parents house and moved the dog over to her parents. We had been dreaming of a trip for the last three years. We had been planning for three months. We were leaving the country an...

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Red Clay Tours provides curious locals and visitors of Birmingham, Alabama with unique and informative experiences around the Magic City. We offer beer/brewery, barbebcue/bbq, civil rights, and historical tours of Bham. We can also work with your group or business to provide a private tour catered to your needs.

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