Wall of vintage bikes at the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum in Leeds.

Alabama Sports

Alabama loves its sports. Many teams make their home here, from the college football powerhouses Auburn University and the University of Alabama to the minor league baseball teams like the Montgomery Biscuits and Birmingham Barons. The state also hosts a number of other major sporting events, including the YellaWood 500 NASCAR race, the Regions Tradition golf tournament, and the Alabama State Games Soccer Tournament. And for those who experience the thrill of sports for themselves, the state has plenty of offerings, from indoor go-karts to golf courses to paintball arenas! No matter what Alabama sports you’re interested in, you’ll find plenty to get excited about here.

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From NASCAR to college football, take it all in.


How Alabama Shaped Sports in America

Alabama has played a significant role in the history of American sports, and it’s not just one sport but a multitude of sports. Many well-known athletes that have become household names, began their careers in Alabama. One of Alabama’s more famous athletes, who was born in Oakville, Alabama, Jesse Owens, ...

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A Spotlight on Birmingham and The 2022 World ...

Alabama will be thrust into the international spotlight with the opening ceremonies of the 2022 World Games in Birmingham, Alabama.

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Where to Eat in Alabama's Football Towns

It’s the most wonderful time of the year in Alabama: football season. It doesn’t matter if you’re a hardcore fan or just in it for the Saturday revelry, you’re going to get hungry. Leave the suspense to fourth and 1 – we’ve got the go-to places for chowing down on game day figured out.

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Pigskins to Racecars

Explore these attractions and more when you visit our sports destinations.

Outside of the Bryant-Denny Stadium in Alabama

Bryant-Denny Stadium

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Inside view of the Jordan-Hare Stadium in Alabama

Jordan-Hare Stadium

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Outside view of Rickwood Field in Alabama

Rickwood Field

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Overhead view of the Talladega Superspeedway in Alabama

Talladega Superspeedway

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Inside view of the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum

Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum

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Tennis ball on the ground at the Westgate Tennis Center in Alabama

Westgate Tennis Center

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Find an Alabama Sports Experience

Explore sports locations and attractions you should visit the next time you're here.
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1400 Whitewater Avenue
Phenix City, AL 36867
Zip across the Chattahoochee River from Georgia to Alabama. Traverse our magnificent oak trees befor...

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128 Brown Creek Road
Guntersville, AL 35976
Sailing on Guntersville Lake. Wet and dry storage for sailboats and more. Rental and active sailing ...

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18250 Dauphin Island Parkway
Coden, AL 36523
Dauphin Island fishing pier

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2966 County Road 39
Chelsea, AL 35043
Playground, athletic field, picnic pavilion, paved walking trail, play meadow, swing set, restrooms....

Bar Lounge Nightc...
114 Clinton Avenue East
Huntsville, AL 35801