Guide to parking at Regions Field for Birmingham Barons home op - ABC 33/40 - Birmingham News, Weather, Sports

Guide to parking at Regions Field for Birmingham Barons home opener

Posted: Updated:
Regions Field Parking Map Regions Field Parking Map

The Birmingham Police Department has released a parking map and some tips for fans headed to Regions Field Wednesday night for the Birmingham Barons' home opener against the Mississippi Braves.

Starting Wednesday, fans can check the Barons' Facebook page, Twitter account and Barons.com for daily parking updates throughout the season.

The Birmingham Barons and the City of Birmingham partnered with Children's of Alabama, the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Intelligent Parking Systems on gameday parking details for the 2013 season at Regions Field, securing approximately 3,000 individual parking spaces within a five-minute walk of the ballpark. The amount of secured spots per person is higher than the team had at Regions Park in Hoover (capacity - 10,800), based on the capacity of Regions Field (8,500).

Click here for a printable parking map for Regions Field.

Another option for fans will be taking a shuttle from the Lakeview District or Pepper Place. A shuttle will take fans from Slice Pizza & Brew in Lakeview and Cantina at Pepper Place to Regions Field beginning at 5 p.m. Tickets cost $1 and are available for purchase at both restaurants, as well as Innisfree Irish Pub, located across the street from Slice in Lakeview.

Following the game, fans will be picked up at Good People Brewing Company. Shuttles will run until 10:45 p.m.

Facts/Events for Opening Day:

  • Ribbon Cutting at 4:50 on the 14th Street Side Entrance.
  • Get there early. Gates will open at 5:00.
  • Opening day festivities will start at 5:30.
  • Intelligent Parking Systems will have 15 six-passenger carts running on a continuous loop between these lots and Regions Field during opening day and every home game, providing fans with efficient transportation before and after each game.
  • All listed lots will be open to the public based on availability.
    • Lot C has been designated as the Season Ticket holder lot. Fans with Season Tickets who purchased a season parking pass will have a reserved spot in that lot, located between 17th and 18th Street on 3rd Avenue South.

Birmingham Police Department officers will be stationed along all routes leading from Regions Field to the parking areas listed. Additionally, the streets surrounding Regions Field will be patrolled on game nights throughout the season.

General Regions Field Parking Facts:

  • Approximately 3,000 secured spots within five minutes of Regions Field.
  • Additionally on-street parking located in the streets surrounding the ballpark.
  • Season Ticket Holder Parking available in Lot C with a parking pass.
  • Shuttle Service available courtesy of Intelligent Parking Systems from each designated parking area.
  • Three convenient entrances to Regions Field ensure a short walk from the parking areas to the ballpark.
  • Anniston - Gadsden Area NewsMore>>

  • Civil War movie "Union" filming in Montevallo

    Civil War movie "Union" filming in Montevallo

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:52 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:52:27 GMT
    An independent film crew is in Montevallo this weekend to shoot scenes for an upcoming feature.The movie is titled "Union" and is about a "female" confederate soldier in the civil war.Whitney Hamilton wrote the screenplay. She said she wrote a play about a decade ago that told the story of Joan of Arc, and wanted to write another script about some female combatants from the United States.She researched the subject and learned more than 400 women disguised themselves as men during the Civil Wa...More >>
    An independent film crew is in Montevallo this weekend to shoot scenes for an upcoming feature.The movie is titled "Union" and is about a "female" confederate soldier in the civil war.Whitney Hamilton wrote the screenplay. She said she wrote a play about a decade ago that told the story of Joan of Arc, and wanted to write another script about some female combatants from the United States.She researched the subject and learned more than 400 women disguised themselves as men during the Civil Wa...More >>
  • Active shooter drill and training at Etowah County Judicial Center

    Active shooter drill and training at Etowah County Judicial Center

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:04 PM EDT2014-04-18 23:04:12 GMT
    Etowah County Judicial Center staff barricaded themselves in their offices Friday morning, as security deputies searched for armed intruders. The guns were bright orange and solid rubber, as the scenarioMore >>
    Etowah County Judicial Center staff barricaded themselves in their offices Friday morning, as security deputies searched for armed intruders. The guns were bright orange and solid rubber, as the scenarioMore >>
  • Active shooter drill in Etowah County today

    Active shooter drill in Etowah County today

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:22 AM EDT2014-04-18 09:22:38 GMT
    An active shooter drill will take place at the Etowah County Courthouse Friday, April 18, 2014.It's part of training for law enforcement. A full-scale simulation of an active shooter inside the JudicialMore >>
     A full-scale simulation of an active shooter inside the Judicial Building will allow law enforcement officers to prepare for a real life situation.More >>
Most Popular
Stories
Videos
loading...