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Photo courtesy of Addiction Prevention Coalition.

The End Heroin Walk for the Birmingham-Hoover metro area is moving from Birmingham’s Railroad Park to Hoover’s Veterans Park. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

Mark Davis has embarked on a new project to create a permanent monument for all military members from Alabama killed in action in the War on Terror since 9/11, and the city of Hoover has agreed to let it be built on city property at Veterans Park. Read more

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The Alabama Wildlife Center will host its annual Holiday Craft and Bake Sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Veterans Park. Read more

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The walk is the biggest fundraiser for Down Syndrome Alabama. 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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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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Free Friday Flicks 2019 (5)

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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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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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    Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

    Hundreds gathered at Veterans Park Sunday, Nov. 3, for the Out of the Darkness Walk to fight suicide and spread awareness for mental health, benefitting the Alabama Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Photo by Erin Nelson

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    Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

    Hundreds gathered at Veterans Park Sunday, Nov. 3, for the Out of the Darkness Walk to fight suicide and spread awareness for mental health, benefitting the Alabama Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Photo by Erin Nelson

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    Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

    Participants in the 2019 Out of the Darkness Walk are reflected in the lake at Veterans Park Sunday, Nov. 3, as members of the Birmingham community came together to fight suicide and spread awareness for mental health, benefitting the Alabama Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Photo by Erin Nelson

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    Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

    A wall dedicated to friends and family that died by suicide is seen at the Out of the Darkness Walk to fight suicide and spread awareness for mental health, benefitting the Alabama Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention held at Veterans Park on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019. Photo by Erin Nelson

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    Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

    Hundreds gathered at Veterans Park Sunday, Nov. 3, for the Out of the Darkness Walk to fight suicide and spread awareness for mental health, benefitting the Alabama Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Photo by Erin Nelson

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    Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

    A wall dedicated to friends and family that died by suicide is seen at the Out of the Darkness Walk to fight suicide and spread awareness for mental health, benefitting the Alabama Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention held at Veterans Park on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019. Photo by Erin Nelson

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