- TripBuzz found 54 things to do with kids in or near Hoover, Alabama, including 49 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Birmingham, Pelham, Bessemer and Trussville.
- From Regions Park to Moss Rock Preserve & Waterfalls, the Hoover area offers 49 different types of family activities, including: History Museums, Dog Park, Gardens and Waterfalls.
- As the largest suburb of Birmingham, the city of Hoover is a residential and shopping community. With neighborhoods spread along the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, the city offers scenic views. With thirteen local parks, the city promotes family-friendly outdoor recreation, as do the local rock preserve and botanical gardens.
Formerly known as Regions Park, the Hoover Metropolitan Stadium is a minor league baseball field, also serving as the primary home field for the Hoover High School football team. It has a capacity of 16,000 seats. Besides sports, it can also accommodate different other special events.
Spanning 250 acres, the Moss Rock Preserve and Waterfall is a publicly owned and managed natural forest and stream system. The preserve features five miles of hiking trails along stream beds, past waterfalls and natural boulder formations.
Having found its new home inside the Alabama Power Building the Don Kresge Memorial Museum if a interesting place to visit for locals and tourists. The museum features historic radio equipment dating back to the 1920's as well as historical documents and control room artifacts.
Oxmoor Valley is a 54 hole golf facility with 150 feet in elevation changes. They have three separate courses including the Ridge, Valley, and Short Course. The courses are designed to take advantages of natural elevation changes.
A 32-lane bowling center, Oak Mountain Lanes offers open and league bowling along with birthday party hosting. The center provides a snack bar, cosmic bowling and a lounge with adult beverages, televisions and a pool table.
Featuring a state-of-the-art arena, Game Zone is a laser tag center that strives to provide fun and entertainment to its guests. In addition to laser tag, visitors commonly enjoy playing in the game arcade or having a birthday party.
From broom ball, to hockey, to ice skating, Pelham Civic Complex hosts public skating sessions for visitors to practice skating in. During the Christmas season, the rink has a large and decorated Christmas tree up for display.