Photo by Lexi Coon.

For the fifth year, Ross Bridge Golf Resort and Spa is presenting Summer at the Castle, a program of fun, family-friendly activities that are free to resort guests and continue through Labor Day. Read more



Photo by Layton Dudley.

Budget cuts for the city of Hoover mean there won’t be a Freedom Fest Fourth of July celebration with music and fireworks at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium this year, but there are other alternatives nearby: Read more


Freedom Fest 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The 20-minute fireworks show also seemed to be a crowd pleaser. Read more


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Photo courtesy of Lance Shores.

Whether you like country music, rock ’n’ roll, rhythm and blues, jazz, pop or something else, organizers of the 2016 Freedom Fest at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium hope to have something to suit your taste on the Fourth of July. Read more


Hoover, like many other cities in the Birmingham-Hoover metro area, has adopted the 2009 International Fire Code, which prohibits the "possession, manufacture, storage, sale, handling and use of fireworks" in the city limits. Read more


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