5051 Academy Lane
Bessemer, AL 35022
Phone: (205) 428-3999
Fax: (205) 428-8053
Situated directly across from the Frank House Municipal Golf Course, Bessemer Civic Center plays host to a vast array of events. The glass and brick exterior of the building is impressive, as are the event facilities housed within. If you have an event to organize, this venue offers you many choices- the 1600 capacity Main Hall; the 300-person East Meeting Room; the 100-person North Meeting Room; the South Meeting Room for 60 people; and there is also a mezzanine area. The center is wheelchair accessible.
Regions Park (aka Hoover Metropolitan Stadium) has been the home of baseball's Birmingham Barons since 1988. Formerly knowns as the The Met, it also hosts high school football and baseball games, festivals, and other concerts. Renovated in 2007, the stadium holds 10,000 people and offers concession stands and skybox suites.
Moonlight On The Mountain is a popular venue in Birmingham dedicated entirely to live acoustic music. The Moonlight, as it is popularly known, is a favorite venue to see local singers and songwriters in a respectful and intimate venue. A spacious room with carpeted space can be hired for private and social events.
This cineplex has multiple screens for your viewing pleasure. For a more enjoyable experience, sit back and relax with popcorn and a soda from the refreshment stand. For film times, ticket prices and further information,do call ahead.
This cineplex has 15 screens for your viewing pleasure. For a more enjoyable experience, sit back and relax with popcorn and a soda from the refreshment stand. For film times, ticket prices and further information please see their website.
Alabama State Fairgrounds has always been home to the grand Alabama State Fair. It not only has a capacity to accommodate a large number of visitors but also has a huge parking lot. With the best of rental facilities and flexibility, Alabama State Fair is a perfect venue to organize important events and celebrations. The ground also has amusement parks and golf club.
Often called by its former name, The Comedy Club, Stardome's primary attraction is the nationally known and touring comedians who perform here regularly. Offerings also occasionally include magicians and variety shows. There's really not a bad seat in the house; tables are arranged on rising levels and surround three sides of the stage. Beer, liquor, limited wine, soft drinks, snacks, and light entrees (chicken fingers, onion rings, etc.) are available.
Carmike Cinemas is a great option for people who don't feel like paying the inflated prices of most big-name movie theaters. Because this cinema shows second-run movies - a bit after they've left most theaters, they can offer tickets to each showing for just 1.50USD, for both matinees and evening showings, no matter the age of the patron.
Boasting the title as the largest outdoor venue in Alabama, the Oak Mountain Amphitheatre hosts a variety of concerts and events throughout the year. Big name artists like Dave Matthew Band, Toby Keith, Tim McGraw and many more. Visit the website to find out more information on upcoming shows.
Pelham Civic Complex serves as one of the largest social and business gathering places in Birmingham. Inclusive of all the modern amenities, it hosts corporate events, exhibitions, concerts, trade fairs, conventions and weddings. The Pelham Civic Complex also features an ice rink wherein one can take take lessons for figure skating. Be sure to make reservations beforehand as the complex is always hosting some or the other event all year round.
If you are looking forward to see performances by some of the biggest names in the music industry, head to the Verizon Wireless Music Center. With stars like Coldplay, Motley Crue, and Brooks & Dunn all set to grace the stage with their presence this year, you just know that it's going to be the place for music lovers. Book your tickets now to avoid disappointment!
This cineplex has 10 screens for your viewing pleasure. For a more enjoyable experience, sit back and relax with popcorn and a soda from the refreshment stand. For film times, ticket prices and further information please see their website.