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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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Photo courtesy of Down Syndrome Alabama.

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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Photo courtesy of Lloyd Beard.

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

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Birmingham will be one of eight cities hosting the eighth annual R(un) for One 5K and fun run this month, but the race has relocated from Veterans Park in Hoover to Railroad Park downtown. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

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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The 2019 Free Friday Flicks summer outdoor movie series continues at Veterans Park continues with three films in July after four movies in June. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

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

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

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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Photo courtesy of Children’s of Alabama.

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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Photo courtesy of Amy M. Montz.

The Alabama chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation has scheduled its 2019 Great Strides Walk for May 11 at Veterans Park in Hoover. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

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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Photo by Alyx Chandler

Young Life Birmingham South, a local chapter of a national Christian youth ministry, has one simple goal. Read more

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The 2018 Hoover Hayride and Family Night will be from 5 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 24. Read more

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Photo by Alyx Chandler

The Alabama Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will be having its 10th annual Out of the Darkness Walk from 1-4 p.m. on Nov. 4 at Veterans Park in Hoover. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

The event is scheduled for Oct. 20 near the south trailhead in Oak Mountain State Park, off Terrace Drive. Read more

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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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Photo by Jon Anderson.

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

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Photo by 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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Photo by Jon Anderson

About 150 people took part in the event at Veterans Park to help raise money for the cat rescue facility off Alford Avenue. Read more

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    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Free Friday Flicks 2019 (10)

    People sample flavors from the Repicci's Italian Ice and Gelato truck at 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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    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Free Friday Flicks 2019 (17)

    Ariana Chavez, 9, of the Bluff Park community in Hoover, Alabama, throws a flying disc at 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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    Photo by Jon Anderson

    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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    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Free Friday Flicks 2019 (2)

    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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    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Free Friday Flicks 2019 (8)

    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."

  • Free Friday Flicks 2019 (3)

    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Free Friday Flicks 2019 (3)

    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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