Birmingham is in Oakland County, and in the Southeast Region. This community is located just north of Detroit between Pontiac and Detroit along US Highway 24 near the Detroit River and Lake St Clair. Birmingham is part of the Detroit, Michigan metro area.
Birmingham was originally settled in 1819 by John Hunter and his sons. The town received a post office in 1821 under the name Bloomfield. In 1836, a Roswell T. Merrill envisioned this area to have a successful industrial future and proposed re-naming it after Birmingham, England where the industrial revolution began.
Birmingham has a great selection of modern and historical museums to view.
Art Avenue Gallery | Cowboy Trader Gallery | Halsted Gallery |
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02/03 Coming to The area
New Haven Canal Days Festival New Haven IN June4-8 The NHCD Festival Committee, which consists of a team of dedicated volunteers, community leaders, civic organizations, businesses, churches, and residents, have been working hard all year long to bring quality events to our community that will entertain the entire family.
Willkommen zum Germanfest Fort Wayne IN June2-9 Festival events located throughout Fort Wayne, Allen County, and northeast Indiana.
Italian American Summer Festival Berea OH June28-30 Bocce tournament, dancing with live entertainment at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds.
Annual Manchester Chicken Broil Manchester MI July18 Adelicious chicken dinner complete with half chicken, roll with butter, fresh made cole slaw with secret local recipe, radishes, chips and beverage. Entertainment and camaraderie are provided for your enjoyment along with an antique car show.
Allen County Fair Fort Wayne IN August16-24 Air-conditioned exhibit buildings, show arenas, outdoor venues, and ample parking make it ideal for: Trade Shows, Flea Markets, Arts and Crafts Shows much more.
Taste of the Arts Festival Fort Wayne IN August24 Mark your calendar and plan to attend downtown Fort Wayne's premiere arts and food festival - Taste of the Arts. Proceeds fund unique community arts and culture programs through Arts United.