•May 12, 2016 • Leave a Comment
The Friends of Rickwood and the Birmingham Barons look forward to seeing everyone at the ballpark on Wednesday, June 1, for the 21st annual Rickwood Classic, presented by Levy’s Fine Jewelry. This year’s event will feature the Barons versus the Chattanooga Lookouts, and will honor Rickwood’s home-team Hall of Fame members. Special guest Rollie Fingers will be on-hand to sign autographs and throw-out an opening pitch.
Tickets are available through the Barons’ ticket office, 205.988.3200, or on-line at barons.com.
Please see document below for event sponsorship opportunities.
2016 rickwood classic sponsorship opportunities
•March 17, 2016 • 1 Comment
The Friends of Rickwood are saddened to receive news of the February 16 passing of Mrs. Dot West, wife of former Barons GM, Glynn West.
In a heart-felt note, Mr. and Mrs. West’s daughter Candy described her mom as the “First Lady” of Rickwood Field.
Please see link below to Mrs. West’s obituary:
•January 25, 2016 • Leave a Comment
The Friends of Rickwood and the Birmingham Barons are pleased to announce the 2016 Rickwood Classic, set for Wednesday, June 1. This year’s event, the 21st annual, will feature the Barons versus the Chattanooga Lookouts, and will honor the Baron, Black Baron, and Birmingham A’s team members who have been elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Hall of Famer, and former Birmingham A’s pitcher, Rollie Fingers will be this year’s special guest.
Game time is 12:30, with gates opening at 11:00. Tickets are available through the Barons’ ticket office, 205.988.3200, or on-line at barons.com.
Please see press release below:
01-21-16 Rickwood Classic release
•December 29, 2015 • Leave a Comment
•December 20, 2015 • Leave a Comment
The ballpark will be closed for the holiday beginning on Wednesday, December 23, and will re-open at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, January 4.
•November 24, 2015 • Leave a Comment
The ball park will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday, beginning tomorrow, Wednesday, November 25, and will re-open at 8:00 a.m., on Monday, November 30.
•November 18, 2015 • Leave a Comment
The ballpark will be closed this afternoon — Wednesday, November 18 — due to a power outage. We anticipate re-opening in the morning.