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Step Up for Down Syndrome 2019-1

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The event is the biggest fundraiser for Down Syndrome Alabama. Read more

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People who want to show support for those with Down syndrome are invited to participate in a walk and a run in October. Read more

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The city of Hoover is inviting families to Veterans Park on Thursday, Oct. 24, for the 11th annual Hoover Hayride and Family Night. Read more

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It is no secret business is booming in the city of Hoover. What is really exciting is the wide variety of companies we are attracting — both nationally recognized and locally owned businesses. Read more

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Check out details for these two charity events for runners and walkers scheduled in Hoover in September. Read more

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A 1.6-mile trail between the Inverness Nature Park and Valleydale Road will get under construction sometime this fall in a joint project between Shelby County and the city of Hoover. Read more

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Free Friday Flicks 2019 (1)

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Skies were clear Friday night as moviegoers watched "The Little Mermaid." Read more

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You might see a kite if you go to Veterans Park on Valleydale Road on June 7, but you’ll have to look on a giant video screen instead of in the sky. Read more

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The second annual Give Hope 5K and fun run benefiting Children’s of Alabama will take place Saturday, May 4, at Veterans Park in Hoover. Read more

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The city’s annual Celebrate Hoover Day at Veterans Park returns for its 13th year on Saturday, April 27, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Read more

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For those who might not think that birds and baked goods go together, you might want to think again. Read more

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The Step Up for Down Syndrome event was held at Veterans Park on Oct. 7. Families formed teams to honor their relatives with Down syndrome at the fundraiser. Read more

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The third annual Step Up for Down Syndrome Walk is scheduled for Oct. 7 at Veterans Park off Valleydale Road in Hoover. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

The 2018 Free Friday Flicks outdoor movie series continues at Veterans Park in July with the final three movies of the summer. Read more

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Take the Reins 5K

Layton Dudley

The fourth annual Take the Reins 5k, which benefit the Red Barn, took place on Saturday, June 9, at Veterans Park in Hoover. Read more

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Free Friday Flicks 6-1-18

Jon Anderson

Lightning, thunder and rain led to the cancellation of what was supposed to be the first installment of the 2018 Free Friday Flicks series at Veterans Park. Read more

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Runners will have the chance to celebrate veterans and give back to The Red Barn this June. Read more

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The Force is coming to Veterans Park for the 2018 Free Friday Flicks summer outdoor movie series. Read more

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Celebrate Hoover Day 2018-1

Jon Anderson

An estimated 10,000 to 12,000 people gathered at Veterans Park for food, fun and festivities. Read more

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The concert is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Thursday. Read more

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  • Step Up for Down Syndrome 2019-4

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    Sixth-grade cheerleaders from Vestavia Hills, Alabama, helped out at the 2019 Step Up for Down Syndrome Walk at Veterans Park in Hoover, Alabama, on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019.

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    The drumline from Pizitz Middle School in Vestavia Hills, Alabama, was part of the festivities at the 2019 Step Up for Down Syndrome Walk at Veterans Park in Hoover, Alabama, on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019.

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    Face painting was among the activities at the 2019 Step Up for Down Syndrome Walk at Veterans Park in Hoover, Alabama, on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019.

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    More than 600 people showed up for the 2019 Step Up for Down Syndrome Walk at Veterans Park in Hoover, Alabama, on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019.

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    A self-advocacy group called C.H.A.M.P.S. leads in the pledge of allegiance to the U.S. flag at the 2019 Step Up for Down Syndrome Walk at Veterans Park in Hoover, Alabama, on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019.

  • Free Friday Flicks 2019 (16)

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    Free Friday Flicks 2019 (16)

    An estimated 800 people showed up for the Free Friday Flicks outdoor summer movie series at Veterans Park in Hoover, Alabama, on Friday, June 14, 2019. The movie was "The Little Mermaid."

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