Kids & Family


Photo courtesy of David Leong.

The fourth annual A Taste of Louisiana Food Festival and Cook Off is coming back to Hoover Metropolitan Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 5. Read more



Photo courtesy of Hoover Public Library.

The Hoover Public Library is inviting kids to a Spooktacular event Friday, Oct. 25. This year’s annual event will focus on ghosts and have a generally spooky vibe, said Justin Banger, a children’s librarian who is coordinating the occasion. Read more


2018 Bluff Park Art Show 28

Photo by Jon Anderson.

This year’s show will feature 156 artists from 11 states, using all kinds of mediums, including painting, glass, clay, digital imaging, jewelry, metalwork, photography, woodworking, fiber, sculptures, printmaking and mixed media, said Greg Waters. Read more


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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

The Magic City Con is relatively new on the Birmingham scene. The convention has decided to move to the Hyatt Regency in Hoover this month for its second year of games, costumes, comics, panels and more. Read more



Photo by Ron Burkett.

The Free Friday Flicks summer outdoor movie series kicks off June 3 with Disney animated film “Inside Out” and will continue with seven other films scheduled on Friday nights throughout the summer through July 29. Read more


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Courtesy Andrew Seltz

The carnival will have games, prizes, a haunted house, a cakewalk, food and other activities. Steel City Pops will also be at the carnival. Read more


Feeding Hoover

Photo by Keith McCoy

Local organization addressing child hunger through community partnerships. Read more



Photo by Sydney Cromwell

Ten years after Hurricane Katrina, a couple calls both Hoover and New Orleans home. Read more


Hoover Public Library's summer reading program kicked off with a record turnout and will continue until July 28. Read more


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