Join us for our FREE industry-exclusive event to Mix-N-Mingle with other local chefs and restaurateurs Monday, July 22 from 3 to 5:30 p.m. at Forge (120 19th Street North, Suite 200, Birmingham, AL 35203). 

Enjoy tasty hors d’oeuvres, complimentary drinks, free professional headshots and product photos and learn more about what’s in store for BRW! The BRW team will be there to answer any questions you have, help you register for BRW and offer tips on how to make the most of it!  

At our Mix-N-Mingle, you’ll also get special access to industry vendors and sponsors including Spire, United Johnson Brothers, Tito’s Homemade Vodka, Adams Beverages, Red Diamond Coffee & Tea and Yelp. They’ve got the scoop on products, recipes and operating tips to help your bottom line!  

Directions/Instructions: Forge is located in the Pizitz building above the food hall. To access the event space, head down the hall (on the left) and up two flights of stairs.

All restaurants, bars, food trucks or cafes to RSVP for the Mix-N-Mingle will receive FREE professional headshots and product shots. PLUS, assistance from the YELP team with updating business profiles. Here’s what you need to know and bring! 


  • Please bring or wear chef’s coat or solid black or white top 

Product Shots by Mary Fehr

  • Come with one or two already prepared dishes that you’d like to have photographed and featured on your Yelp and BRW profiles. Plus, you’ll be able to use these images on your website and social media! 

We will have props for the dishes. We recommend selecting dishes that can withstand travel and will photograph well after prep. 

During Mix-N-Mingle ONLY, Birmingham Restaurant Week registration will be $100, originally $200. You must attend to get this offering.

So don’t wait! RSVP now below for our industry mixer that’s exclusively for you!