Hoover Metropolitan Stadium


Photo by Alyx Chandler.

If you like jambalaya, gumbo, etouffee or red beans and rice, Hoover Metropolitan Stadium may be the place for you Saturday, Oct. 27. more


About 150 of the top high school baseball players in the eastern United States are coming to Hoover Metropolitan Stadium on Aug. 1-4, for the East Coast Pro Showcase. more



Photo courtesy of Michael Wade/SEC.

Rain dampened the playing field, but not much else at the 2018 SEC Baseball Tournament. more


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Erin Dickson

The Hot Rod Power Tour rolled into the Hoover Metropolitan Stadium on Monday, June 11. more

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Photos courtesy of Lance Shores/city of Hoover.

Thousands of vehicles are expected to roll into the stadium parking lot on June 11 and be on display for the public to see for free. more



Photo by Jon Anderson.

The Hoover Parks and Recreation Department and Brasfield & Gorrie construction and engineering company are coming close to finishing $885,000 worth of renovations at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. more


So You Think You Can Cook?

Image courtesy of Hometown Lenders

The event, called "So You Think You Can Cook?" is raising money for scholarships for children of first responders. more


Hoover Metropolitan Stadium polling place map

Map courtesy of Jefferson County Board of Registrars

The Jefferson County Board of Registrars is moving voters from that location to Hoover Metropolitan Stadium, beginning with the June 5 primaries. more


John Castleberry 12-5-17

Photo by Jon Anderson

About 500 Major League Baseball scouts are expected to attend the event in August 2018. more


The event is designed to bring together the top 150 or so high school baseball prospects in the eastern United States to be evaluated by scouts from Major League Baseball teams. more


Freedom Fest 2017

Sarah Finnegan

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


Hoover Metropolitan Complex June 2017

Photo courtesy of Robin Schultz/Bluff Park Drone

Two members were appointed by the council president, two members by the mayor and one member by the Hoover Parks and Recreation Board. more


The SEC Fan Fest area also will include a host of other activities, including a carpet golf course, golf and driving simulators, classic arcade games, inflatables, a Lego construction zone and a sports bar with numerous table games. more

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Finley Center 4-22-17

Photo by Jon Anderson

Sports Facilities Management is looking for people to fill part-time jobs at both Hoover Metropolitan Stadium and the new 155,000-square-foot Finley Center for sports, banquets, trade shows and other events. more



Photo courtesy of Lance Shores/city of Hoover.

The city’s 19th annual Household Hazardous Waste Day is set for April 22 in the parking lot at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. The event is from 8 a.m. to noon. more


The former UA quarterback, UA coach and Olympic gold medal gymnast are scheduled to speak Saturday at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. more


Hoover sports complex construction Oct 2016

Photo by Jimmy Mitchell

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

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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

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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


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Photo by Jon Anderson

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


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