Your ultimate guide to Spring events at the BJCC, including the USFL Kickoff on April 15

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Scenes from the Birmingham Stallions v. New Jersey Generals inaugural USFL game on April 16, 2022. (Jacob Blankenship/Bham Now)

Spring is here, and the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) has lined up dozens of exciting events. With Broadway Musicals, concerts from popular artists like Stevie Nicks and Kenny Chesney, professional sports and much more, there is something for everyone. Keep reading to learn about all the exciting events coming to the BJCC this Spring!

Sports

⚽ Birmingham Legion FC Season (April 9 — May 20)

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(Birmingham Legion FC Facebook page)

The 2023 Birmingham Legion FC season is in full swing—with plenty of opportunities to support your local Football Club!

  • April 9 — Birmingham Legion FC vs. Phoenix Rising FC
  • April 30 — Birmingham Legion FC vs. Hartford Athletic
  • May 6 — Birmingham Legion FC vs. Oakland Roots SC
  • May 20 — Birmingham Legion FC vs. El Paso Locomotive FC

Learn more about the Birmingham Legion FC and their upcoming games in Birmingham.

UAB Football Spring Game and Dragon Egg Hunt (April 6)

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On Thursday, April 6 at 6PM, UAB Football will host its Spring Game at Protective Stadium. At halftime, kids 6th grade and younger are invited to participate in the annual Dragon Egg Hunt on the field of the Stadium.

Tickets to the UAB Football Spring Game can be purchased online here or by calling the UAB Athletics Ticket Office at 205.975.8221. If your child wants to participate in the Dragon Egg Hunt, pre-register online here.

🏈 2023 USFL Season (April 15 — June 4)

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Sunset during the Birmingham Stallions v. New Jersey Generals inaugural USFL game at Protective Stadium on April 16, 2022. (Jacob Blankenship / Bham Now)

The United States Football League’s (USFL) 2023 Season kicks off on Saturday, April 15 as the New Jersey Generals take on defending USFL champs, the Birmingham Stallions!

Learn more about the 2023 USFL season and get your tickets.

Where: Protective Stadium, 1020 24th St N, Birmingham, AL 35203

🎶 Concerts, comedy shows, theatre & more 🥳

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A crowd at the BJCC’s Legacy Arena to see The Eagles in 2022. (Bham Now)

The Spring season at the BJCC is jam-packed with amazing shows you DON’T want to miss!

  • Druski: Coulda, Woulda, Shoulda Tour with Navv Greene
    • March 31 at 8:00PM
    • BJCC Concert Hall
    • Tickets
  • David Lee: Ultimate Elvis
    • April 1 at 7:00PM
    • BJCC Forum Theater
    • Tickets
  • Stevie Nicks
    • April 5 at 7:00PM
    • Legacy Arena at the BJCC
    • Tickets
  • R.E.S.P.E.C.T. presented by Broadway in Birmingham
    • April 5 at 7:30PM
    • BJCC Concert Hall
    • Tickets
  • Hits! The Musical
    • April 5 at 7:30PM
    • BJCC Theatre
    • Tickets
  • Je’caryous Johnson Presents New Jack City Live
    • April 7 at 8:00PM
    • BJCC Concert Hall
    • Tickets
  • Kenny Chesney: I Go Back Tour
    • April 12 at 7:30PM
    • Legacy Area at the BJCC
    • Tickets
  • Little Big Town: Friends of Mine Tour
    • April 13 at 8:00PM
    • BJCC Concert Hall
    • Tickets
  • An Evening With David Sedaris
    • April 15 at 8:00PM
    • BJCC Concert Hall
    • Tickets
  • Janet Jackson: Together Again Tour
    • April 22 at 8:00PM
    • Legacy Arena at the BJCC
    • Tickets
  • Shen Yun
    • April 22 at 2:00PM
    • BJCC Concert Hall
    • Tickets
  • Menopause The Musical
    • April 23 at 2:00PM and 5:00PM
    • BJCC Theatre
    • Tickets
  • Tedeschi Trucks Band
    • April 29 at 7:00PM
    • BJCC Concert Hall
    • Tickets
  • Grupo Firme ¡Hay Que Conectarla! Tour 2023
    • April 29 at 8:00PM
    • Legacy Arena at the BJCC
    • Tickets
  • Black Jacket Symphony Presents Tom Petty’s Full Moon Fever
    • May 5 at 8:00PM
    • BJCC Concert Hall
    • Tickets
  • CAIN: Live and In Color
    • May 6 at 7:00PM
    • BJCC Concert Hall
    • Tickets
  • On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio & Gloria Estefan Presented by Broadway in Birmingham
    • May 9 through May 14
    • BJCC Concert Hall
    • Tickets
  • Straight Jokes! No Chaser Comedy Tour
    • May 13 at 8:00PM
    • Legacy Arena at the BJCC
    • Tickets
  • Brooks & Dunn: REBOOT Tour 2023
    • May 18 at 7:00PM
    • Legacy Arena at the BJCC
    • Tickets
  • It’s Time Feat: Tasha Cobbs Leonard, Naomi Raine, Natalie Grant, Katie Torwalt, Tamela Mann
    • May 25 at 7:00PM
    • BJCC Concert Hall
    • Tickets

To learn more and get your tickets to upcoming events at the BJCC, visit their website and follow them on Facebook and Instagram.

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