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    OUTDOOR RECREATION

    Wednesday Walk & Talk

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library, Hoover

    May 25 - July 27, 2016

    This year, the Adult Summer Reading events at Hoover Public Library are focusing on health and fitness. Please join us each Wednesday May 25 - July 27 to log some steps and chat about books, movies and more during an easy stroll around Howard Lake before the library opens. The walk begins at and ends at the library.

    In the event of bad weather, call 205-444-7841 to see if we are still ...more


    5th Annual Habitat Dragon Boat Festival

    Presented by Gadsden-Etowah Habitat for Humanity and Gadsden-Etowah Habitat for Humanity

    August 20, 2016

    The 5th Annual Habitat Dragon Boat Festival is Sat. Aug. 20, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Admission is FREE, parking is FREE. Come watch teams of 20 paddlers race up the Coosa River in 46' long...more

    Just A Call Away 5K & Fun Run

    Presented by Crisis Center at Uptown Entertainment District, Birmingham

    August 20, 2016

    Just A Call Away 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run
    UPTOWN - Birmingham, Alabama
    Saturday, August 20, 2016

    Crisis Center, Inc. is proud to present the second annual...more

    Alabama Tour de Cure + Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes

    Presented by American Diabetes Association at Railroad Park, Birmingham

    August 20, 2016

    We’re celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Tour de Cure and Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes and we want you to be a part of this incredible day. Since 1991, our Signature...more

    3rd Annual EAB Heart+Sole 5K and Kids Run

    Presented by Equal Access Birmingham at Crestline Elementary School, Birmingham

    August 20, 2016

    Register and help support Equal Access Birmingham through the Heart and Sole 5K and Fun Run!  Equal Access Birmingham is a medical student run free clinic in downtown Birmingham that...more

    Auto Racing at Sayre Speedway

    Presented by Sayre Speedway at Sayre Speedway, Dora

    June 18 - August 27, 2016

    Open Wheel Modified, Sportsman, Mini Modified, Street Stock, Buzz and Renegade classes.

    Come join in on the fun for the 2016 racing season!


    Southeastern Outings Creek Wade in Collier Creek, Bankhead National Forest

    Presented by Southeastern Outings

    August 27, 2016

    This is one of the prettiest creeks in the Bankhead Forest.  There was even a special magazine article about its beauty!  We hope to see at least six waterfalls running on this...more

    Rick and Bubba Outdoor Expo

    at Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) Exhibition Halls, Birmingham

    August 26 - August 28, 2016

    The Rick and Bubba Outdoor Expo is a weekend experience designed for outdoor enthusiasts of all kinds.  The B.J.C.C. will be a destination August 26 - 28th for all things hunting, fishing,...more

    Sports Car Club of America

    Presented by Sports Car Club of America at Barber Motorsports Park, Leeds

    August 27 - August 28, 2016

    Double SARRC/Concurrent Double SECS/TT Level 3

    Barber Motorsports Park is one of the most challenging and fun tracks to drive in the Southeast. Challenge the intense elevation, blind...more

    Tuesday Night Lights at the West Homewood Farmer's Market

    Presented by West Homewood Farmer's Market at Shades Valley Community Church, Homewood

    June 7 - August 30, 2016

    The NEW 2016 West Homewood Farmer's Market schedule: Every Tuesday evening June through August from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

    Voted "Best Market in Central Alabama" by 40% AL.com...more

    Southeastern Outings Kayak and Canoe Trip on the Tallapoosa River near Heflin, AL

    Presented by Southeastern Outings

    September 3, 2016

    The section we will paddle is relatively easy with no classified rapids.  This is a scenic stretch of river located in a very rural area.  Forty-four SEO people participated in this very...more

    Sebastian’s RunWalk for a Cure

    Presented by Children's of Alabama at Veterans Park - Hoover, Hoover

    September 10, 2016

    Families and friends will have the opportunity to join others in the fight against childhood cancer at Sebastian’s RunWalk for a Cure on Saturday, Sept. 10, at Veterans Park in...more

    Southeastern Outings Dayhikes, Picnic, Swim, Bicycle Ride

    Presented by Southeastern Outings

    September 10, 2016

    Clear Creek National Recreation Area on Smith Lake in the Bankhead National Forest, Manchester, Alabama, about 15 minutes out of Jasper in Walker County

    Enjoy easy hiking, swimming,...more

    Southeastern Outings Potluck Lunch, kayak and Canoe Trip, Dayhike in Oak Mountain State Park

    Presented by Southeastern Outings and Oak Mountain State Park

    September 17, 2016

    Southeastern Outings Potluck Picnic Lunch followed by Afternoon Kayak or Canoe Paddle or Afternoon Dayhike

    Where: Lower Fishing Lake (now called Beaver Lake), Oak Mountain State Park,...more

    Southeastern Outings Dayhike on the Black Creek Trail in Fultondale

    Presented by Southeastern Outings

    September 18, 2016

    Walk on a rails-to-trails conversion route on an old railroad right of way. This smooth trail is wide and level. No hills! This finely-crushed rock surface trail goes through mostly...more

    Sistah Strut

    Presented by Brenda's Brown Bosom Buddies at Legion Field Stadium--Birmingham Park and Recreation Board, Birmingham

    September 24, 2016

    An event (5K Run & Area Walk) bringing Breast Cancer Awareness, Early Detection and Healthy Living to our Community! The “Sistah Strut” is our way of coming together with kindred spirits...more

    Burningham10 ArtMusicDance Fest

    Presented by Burningham Birmingham at Oak Mountain State Park , Pelham

    September 24, 2016

    Our 10th anniversary DIY arts festival with Fire Dancers at sundown! plus henna, drums, improv, and art. All ages FREE with park admission. Noon until 10:00 pm rain or shine. at REDBUD...more

    7th Annual Head Over Teal Presented by Brookwood Baptist Health

    Presented by Laura Crandall Brown Foundation at Town Hall at The Preserve, Hoover

    September 24, 2016

    The Laura Crandall Brown Foundation (LCBF) is pleased to announce Brookwood Baptist Health as the presenting sponsor of its 7th Annual Head Over Teal 5K/10K & Fall Festival. Head Over Teal is...more

    Southeastern Outings Four-Mile Night Walk

    Presented by Southeastern Outings at Helena Middle School, Helena

    September 24, 2016

    Join friendly folks on an easy four-mile evening walk on the Hillsboro Trail in Helena, Alabama. This smooth trail is wide, paved and with only a few short hills.   On this...more

    25th Annual Magic City AIDS Walk

    Presented by BAO (Birmingham AIDS Outreach)

    September 25, 2016

    The 25th Annual Magic City AIDS Walk is produced and managed by BAO. This year's event will return to Railroad Park at 4:30 pm with the Step-Off at 6:30 pm. For the 25th anniversary the start...more

    Spring Valley Beach

    Presented by Spring Valley Beach at Spring Valley Beach, Blountsville

    May 28 - September 28, 2016

    Spring Valley Beach Waterpark is a family owned and operated waterpark located in Blountsville, Alabama. The water park is approximately 60 minutes north of Birmingham, Alabama right off of...more

    Southeastern Outings Dayhike at the Hargis YMCA Camp near Chelsea

    Presented by Southeastern Outings and YMCA of Greater Birmingham-The Downtown Branch

    October 2, 2016

    Come with us on an easy 4-mile hike on trails in Shelby County at the beautiful Hargis YMCA Retreat, off Highway 280 near Chelsea.

    This walk will be Southeastern Outings’ fourth hike in...more

    Bambelela Drum Circle

    Presented by Grace Klein Community

    October 8, 2016

    On October 8, 2016, Grace Klein Community will be hosting their 2nd Bi-Annual Drum Circle, incorporating various businesses, churches, non-profits, families and individuals, with the goal of...more

    World Reach / R.J. Mechanical 20th Benefit Golf Tournament

    Presented by World Reach, Inc. at Bentbrook Golf Club, Birmingham

    October 13, 2016

    After an 8-year hiatus, World Reach, Inc.’s golf tournament, co-sponsored by R.J. Mechanical is back! On Thursday, October 13, 2016, dust off your golf clubs, grab 3 of your friends and join us...more

    Auto Racing at Shelby County Speedway

    Presented by Shelby County Speedway at Shelby County Speedway, Wilsonville

    March 19 - October 15, 2016

    Racing March through October. Classes: Buzz, Hogg, super Pony, Street Stock, Crate Model, Sportsman


    Sparks of Insanity

    Presented by Alabamacarshows.net at Alabama's Splash Adventure Waterpark, Bessemer

    October 14 - October 16, 2016

    The 4th annual Sparks of Insanity Car, Truck, and Bike Show is held at Alabama Splash Adventures on October 14 - 16. It is a full weekend filled with activities for car and truck clubs, children,...more

    Auto Racing at Talladega Short Track

    Presented by Talladega Short Track at Talladega Short Track, Eastaboga

    April 2 - October 22, 2016

    Track Facts:  1/3 mile high banked (18°) red clay oval with 400 ft. straightaways.  The track has won National and Regional awards, including the North American Racing Insurance...more

    Tuesday Night Trails

    Presented by Alabama Outdoors at Red Mountain Park, Birmingham

    March 15 - October 25, 2016

    Trail running is a fun way to spice up an everyday running routine. Get active, get out there, and enjoy the trails! All experience levels welcome.

     


    Dirt Dash 5K Fun Run and Family Walk

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    October 29, 2016

    Race Day registration begins at 6:30 a.m., Race begins at 8:00 a.m.


    Drag Racing at Holiday Raceway

    Presented by Holiday Raceway at Holiday Raceway, Woodstock

    March 31 - October 29, 2016

    Holiday Raceway is part of the NHRA Member Track Network.  NHRA is the primary sanctioning body for the sport of drag racing in the United States. See website for complete...more

    Life Time Cycle All-level Avondale Ride

    Presented by LIfe Time Fitness at Avondale Park--Birmingham Park and Recreation Board, Birmingham

    April 3 - October 31, 2016

    This is an all-level bike ride sponsored by Life Time Fitness that is open to all adults (members and non-members). We all meet at Avondale Park every Sunday ready to ride at 2:30. There are...more

    Rojo Thursday Night Fun Run

    Presented by ROJO at ROJO, Birmingham

    January 28 - December 29, 2016

    Rojo Birmingham's Thursday Night Fun Run offers a fun, safe way for members of the community to meet, run and socialize. Each Thursday evening, with the exception of the first Thursday of the...more

    Trails at Tannehill Forever Wild Ride

    Presented by The Trails at Tannehill at Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, Bessemer

    April 25 - December 31, 2016

    The Trails at Tannehill, a partner of Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, offers visitors a chance to get up close with its stabled horses and take a ride at the 700 acre site which...more

    MLK Day 5K Drum Run - Birmingham

    Presented by Leftover Energy, LLC

    January 14, 2017

    The MLK Day 5K Drum Run/Walk is a celebration of the spirit of Martin Luther King Jr. Day here in Birmingham, Alabama. Starting and finishing in Kelly Ingram Park in the Civil Rights District,...more

    Chief Ladiga/Silver Comet Trail

    Presented by Chief Ladiga/Silver Comet Trail

    Ongoing

    The Chief Ladiga and Silver Comet travel over 100 miles when combined, and form the longest paved trail in America. Both trails are non-motorized and are great for walking, bicycling,...more

    Bama Belle

    at Bama Belle, Tuscaloosa

    Ongoing

     TAKING A CRUISE ON THE BAMA BELLE - enjoy Dinner cruises, sunset cruises, private party charters, special cruises.

    General Information ...more

    BBG Treasure Map

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    Ongoing

    Birmingham Botanical Gardens is Alabama's largest living museum with more than 10,000 different plants in its living collections. The Gardens' 67.5 acres contains 25+ unique gardens, 30+ works of...more

    Moss Rock Preserve

    Presented by Moss Rock Preserve at Moss Rock Preserve, Hoover

    Ongoing

    A perfect balance of nature and community, Moss Rock Preserve is a beautiful 250 acre nature preserve abundant with trees and plants, rock outcroppings, streams, waterfalls, wildlife and other...more

    Ruffner Mountain Nature Center

    Presented by Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve at Ruffner Mountain Nature Center, Birmingham

    Ongoing

    History and Background
    Ruffner Mountain Nature Coalition, Inc., a 501 ( c ) 3 non profit organization, founded in 1977 operates as the Ruffner Mountain Nature Center. From...more

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