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On March 2, Aldridge Gardens held the 21st Annual Hoover Arbor Day Celebration. Read more

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Hoover residents have a chance to get a free tree at an Arbor Day celebration at Aldridge Gardens on March 2. Read more

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In early December, Eddie Aldridge’s celebration of life was held at Riverchase United Methodist Church, where people from all over the city honored him and what he contributed to the community. Read more

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Tynette Lynch, CEO of Aldridge Gardens, had more than 30 years in the hospitality and tourism industry when she was asked to lead the business side of Aldridge Gardens five years ago. Read more

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The public is welcome to attend and pay respects for longtime Hoover resident Eddie Aldridge, who created the city's beloved Aldridge Gardens. Read more

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Aldridge Gardens has set its 2018 holiday greenery sale for Dec. 1. Read more

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An estimated 400 or more people showed up to sample food and beverages from Hoover restaurants, caterers and other food and beverage providers. Read more

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Prices for the Taste of Hoover event at Aldridge Gardens continue rising, but Aldridge CEO Tynette Lynch said the bang is definitely worth the bucks. Read more

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Customs of Native Americans from the Southeast will be on display at Aldridge Gardens on Sunday, Oct. 7, at the 2018 Whispers From the Past festival. Read more

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If auctions and an outdoor white tablecloth dinner in a public garden are your idea of a nice night, the Hydrangeas Under the Stars event at Aldridge Gardens may be for you. Read more

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Aldridge spring plant sale 2018

Photo courtesy of Tynette Lynch/Aldridge Gardens

The first day of the sale also will be open to the general public instead of just members only, Executive Director Rip Weaver said. Read more

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This March, Hoover residents will gather at Aldridge Gardens to celebrate Arbor Day. Read more

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Whether it’s hydrangeas in the spring or the changing of the leaves reflecting on the lake in the fall, Tynette Lynch, CEO of Aldridge Gardens, enjoys taking in the view each day on the job. She says it’s a balance of nature and art. Read more

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Pick up materials for wreaths, garlands and more just in time for Christmas at Aldridge Gardens’ annual Holiday Greenery Sale. Read more

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On Sunday, Oct. 15, families spent the day at Aldridge Gardens learning about the cultural practices and traditions of the various Southeastern Native American tribes. Read more

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About 400 people showed up to try food samples from 38 Hoover restaurants, caterers and other food and drink providers. Read more

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The Native American festival is being moved to Sunday, Oct. 15. Read more

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The event honors Tripp Norris, a Vestavia Hills resident who died in 2011 due to a heroin overdose. Read more

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Dedra Miele opened her Nothing Bundt Cakes store in the Whole Foods Market Plaza in Riverchase in January, but she still has people come in every day, saying they didn’t realize she was there. Read more

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The festival, which starts at 10 a.m. and lasts until 5:30 p.m., is an educational event designed to provide an accurate portrayal of the past and present lives of Native Americans in the Southeast by demonstrating traditions, art, cultural practices Read more

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    Red beans and rice were one of the items offered at The Cajun Steamer table at the 2018 Taste of Hoover event at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.

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    An estimated 400 or more people attended the 2018 Taste of Hoover event at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.

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    An estimated 400 or more people attended the 2018 Taste of Hoover event at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.

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    A poster shows the food and beverage providers at the 2018 Taste of Hoover event at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.

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    Brittany Toole, at right, stops by The Cajun Steamer table at the 2018 Taste of Hoover event at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.

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    Taste of Hoover 2018

    Dale's Southern Grill offered cupcakes at the 2018 Taste of Hoover event at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.

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