Aldridge Gardens

Taste of Hoover 2016

Sarah Finnegan

Twenty-six restaurants and four caterers shared samples of their food at the fundraiser. more

Oct 6, 2016 9:10 PM News


Patty Bradley

Aldridge Gardens hosted Whispers from the Past on Oct. 1 more

Oct 3, 2016 1:43 PM People


Photo by Sarah Cook.

Hoover residents will have the opportunity to taste some of the area’s best cuisine beneath the boughs of autumn trees come Oct. 6, as Aldridge Gardens hosts its fifth annual Taste of Hoover. more

Sep 29, 2016 7:27 PM Businesses

Whispers from the Past

Photo by Sydney Cromwell

The Whispers from the Past event includes demonstrations of Native American dancing, flintknapping, basket making, fishing and lacrosse. more

Sep 28, 2016 4:45 PM News

Every chance he gets, Hoover resident Robert Wolff goes “head hunting.” One trip involved four or five hours of work. Sometimes, it means walking three miles to a hunting spot or immersing himself in a hole six or eight feet deep. more

Sep 1, 2016 2:56 PM People


Photo by Frank Couch.

More than $2.6 million worth of projects remain in Aldridge Gardens' master plan. more

Jun 27, 2016 7:10 PM Businesses

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Photo courtesy of Aldridge Gardens.

Aldridge Gardens’ Hydrangeas Under the Stars event returns in June. more

May 31, 2016 5:23 PM People


Photo courtesy Aldridge Gardens.

Aldridge Gardens in Hoover will host its annual spring plant sale on Friday, May 6, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., and Saturday, May 7, from 9 a.m.-noon. more

Apr 29, 2016 6:24 PM People


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

There’s a lot more to a bonsai than your average houseplant. more

Apr 28, 2016 10:11 PM People


Photo courtesy of Richard Ryel.

For the fourth consecutive year, Dr. Richard Ryel and his wife, Patricia, will lead the walks on the third Saturday of each month from 8-10 a.m. more

Mar 24, 2016 5:57 PM People


Photo courtesy of Aldridge Gardens.

Aldridge Botanical Gardens in Hoover will host “Paws in the Garden,” its annual dog-centric fundraiser that offers fun for dogs and families alike, on Sat., Mar 19. more

Feb 22, 2016 10:42 PM People


Photo courtesy of Lori Salter-Schommer.

The Hoover Beautification Board will host the city’s annual Arbor Day celebration at Aldridge Gardens on Saturday, March 5. more

Feb 22, 2016 10:28 PM People

greenery sale

Photo courtesy of Red Mountain Garden Club.

Aldridge Gardens will hold a holiday greenery workshop on Monday, Nov. 30. more

Nov 25, 2015 3:37 PM People

Shovels hit dirt at the groundbreaking ceremony for a new Veterans Memorial Arbor at Aldridge Gardens. more

Nov 10, 2015 4:34 PM News

The first shovel will hit the dirt on Aldridge Gardens’ veterans memorial arbor this month. more

Oct 27, 2015 2:54 PM News

Taste of Hoover

Frank Couch Hoover Sun

About 25 restaurants and at least six catering companies shared samples of their food. more

Oct 22, 2015 9:07 PM News

Whispers from the Past

Sydney Cromwell

The annual event at Aldridge Gardens had kids activities such as making clay pots, weaving dreamcatchers, fishing, painting gourd masks, grinding corn, beading, storytelling and learning about Native American tools. more

Oct 11, 2015 9:44 PM People

Organizers postponed the event for a week because of the rainy weather this weekend. more

Oct 3, 2015 6:26 PM News

The 4th Annual Taste of Hoover will be held at Aldridge Gardens on Oct. 22. more

Sep 23, 2015 7:12 PM

Whispers From the Past returns to Aldridge Gardens on Oct. 11. more

Sep 23, 2015 3:04 PM

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