Are We There Yet Alabama Splash Rampage

Readers’ Choice for Summer Fun: Alabama Adventure!

Special Feature


The winner of our 2019 Favorite Summer Spot/Activity Reader Survey is Alabama Adventure & Splash Adventure! The American Village and Aldridge Gardens were close runner ups. Thank you to all our readers who participated in the survey. One lucky reader, Jamie Roby from Birmingham, won a $100 Gift Card to Ashely Mac’s as an extra thank you!

Readers’ Choice Winner Alabama Adventure & Splash Adventure has brand new attractions for visitors to enjoy this summer season including: The Galleon, A Classic Pirate Ship Ride, The Twister and The Free Fall. You can also watch the Pirate High Dive Show once again but with some new twists. The family friendly park also boasts improved park pedestrian pathways and park beautification. If you are looking for a day full of fun that is affordable and close to home, look no further! Alabama Adventure & Splash Adventure offers park guests free, unlimited soft drinks along with Gatorade and lemonade, free parking, free sunscreen, free Wi-Fi and free inner tubes. Season pass holders will receive a 15% discount on the price of all food items all summer long. “We tell people all the time, we just love hanging out at the park, it is just such a cool, campy, fun place that we designed and finessed over the last five seasons,” says Dan Koch and his mom, Pat “The General.” All the family fun takes place at 4599 Splash Adventure Parkway, Bessemer, 35002. This month Birmingham Christian Family is giving away four tickets to the park to one lucky reader. See page 4 for details.

Readers’ Choice Runner Ups. 

Stroll through Aldridge Gardens in Hoover this summer Sunday-Saturday, 8am-7pm. The Gardens are also home to some great kids’ camps including Myth Busters, STEAM Lab, Cool Art, American Girl Dolls and more.

The American Village in Montevallo, Ala. is offering $5 Admission this summer through July 31, 2019! Families can step back in time and learn how colonial spies passed secret messages, take part in the trial of Blackbeard’s pirates and celebrate Independence Day 1776 with fun, food and fireworks. 


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Be sure to look for our Spring/Summer Family Fun Resource Guide soon! If you would like your business included in the 2020 Spring/Summer Family Fun Resource Guide contact Amy at or 205-515-2564. The Guide includes five categories: Recreation, Dining, Summer Camps, Entertainment and Travel.


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