Eight year old Clarke Snyder loves baseball. He has been playing the game since he was two, and for as long as he can remember his dad, mom, grandmother and little sister have been going to Birmingham Barons baseball games.
Congrats to Bham Now readers and Instagram users Patti Sippola, Bill Satterfield, Beth Douthit, Samuel Hammitte and Eli Ussery. They are the winners of the Regions Tradition VIP tickets giveaway for Sunday’s final round at the PGA Tour Champions Regions Tradition in Hoover.
For 21 straight years, the SEC Baseball Tournament has called the Birmingham area home at the Hoover Met. It’s that time of year again, so check out our comprehensive Fan Guide for everything you need to know to make this Memorial Day Weekend perfect from the top of the first to the bottom of the ninth!
Everyone knows that at the Regions Tradition, some of the best golfers in the history of the game will be competing May 16th – 20th at Greystone Golf and Country Club in Hoover. College football royalty, including Nick Saban, Gus Malzahn, Kirby Smart and Bo Jackson, also will be on hand competing in the Regions Tradition NCR Pro-Am on Wednesday May 16th as Greystone becomes the Football Capital of the South.
The Birmingham area enjoys warm days and cool nights in April, perfect conditions for spending a weekend at the upcoming Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama April 20-22 at the beautiful Barber Motorsports Park. Come watch the fastest drivers in the world compete in a world-class event set at the “Augusta National” of IndyCar racing.
RaceQuest orients itself around one idea: “train and race with the pros.” I interviewed Co-Founder Kelli Eldridge to learn how this world-class training camp and race touring company based itself in Birmingham!
The earliest Opening day in Major League Baseball history began yesterday and that means our own Birmingham Barons home opener is not far behind. The Barons launch their 2018 home schedule against the Montgomery Biscuits on April 11th.