Hoover Metropolitan Stadium

Hoover sports complex construction Oct 2016

Photo by Jimmy Mitchell

The public will be able to vote through 5 p.m. Sunday. more

Oct 25, 2016 4:31 PM News 2 Comments

Hoover sports complex

Sketch by Goodwyn, Mills & Cawood

Officials are asking the public to vote on a name for the overall complex and a name for the 155,000-square-foot indoor event center. more

Oct 24, 2016 6:47 PM News 7 Comments

Hoover Event Center Master Plan

Sketch by Goodwyn, Mills & Cawood

Sports Facilities Management is based in Clearwater, Florida, and manages sports complexes all over the country. more

Jul 17, 2016 9:31 PM News

Freedom Fest 2016 1

Photo by Jon Anderson

Not a drop of rain at this year's music, fireworks festival at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium more

Jul 5, 2016 3:22 AM News

Hoover Sportsplex groundbreaking 3

Photo by Jon Anderson

The 155,000-square-foot indoor event center is scheduled to be completed by May 2017, while the outdoor sports fields are slated to open by February 2018. more

Jun 14, 2016 2:09 PM News 2 Comments

Gene Hallman 6-3-16

Photo by Jon Anderson

"I think we hit a grand slam," said John Oros, president of the Greater Birmingham Convention and Visitors Bureau. more

Jun 3, 2016 7:17 PM Sports

The United States Tennis Association last held a Davis Cup event in the Birmingham area in 2009, and it sold out within an hour. more

Jun 3, 2016 5:01 PM Sports

SEC Baseball Tournament crowd 2016

Photo by Ted Melton

Hoover beat out bids from Memphis, Nashville, New Orleans and Jacksonville. more

Jun 3, 2016 12:47 PM Sports 1 Comments

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