Welcome to Hoover, AL

Home of the SEC Baseball Tournament

The City of Hoover is the home to the SEC Baseball Tournament for the 25th year!

From May 23 – 28th, 12 teams will battle it out at Hoover Met Stadium for a chance to head to the College World Series.

Have down time between games? From shopping to local eateries, to outdoor adventures, Hoover has it all. Stop by one of our many parks, like Aldridge Gardens or Black Creek Mountain Bike Park, if you’re looking to stay outside and active. Our parks along with so many different food and entertainment options, Hoover has what you’re looking for.

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May 23-28, 2023

First Round Games - Tuesday, May 23 (Single Elimination)
Session 1 Start Time: 9:30 am
Session 2 Start Time: 4:30 pm

Second Round Games - Wednesday, May 24 (DBL Elimination)
Session 3 Start Time: 9:30 am
Session 4 Start Time: 4:30 pm

Third Round Games - Thursday, May 25 (DBL Elimination)
Session 4 Start Time: 9:30 am
Session 5 Start Time: 4:30 pm

Fourth Round Games - Friday, May 26 (DBL Elimination)
Session 6 Start Time: 3 pm

Semifinals - Saturday, May 27 (Single Elimination)
Session 7 Start Time: 12 pm

Championship - Sunday, May 28
Start Time: 2 pm

All New Hospitality Passes Available

Patio Club: - Looking for premium hospitality during each session of the SEC Baseball Tournament?  Join us at The Patio Club overlooking left field for ballpark food and alcoholic beverages!

Champions Club: - Join us for the ultimate elevated experience during each session with indoor seating and food and alcoholic beverages throughout the tournament.

Right Field Sports Club: The perfect spot to entertain your alumni or corporate group with a premium right field view at the Hoover Met!

Getting to Hoover

By Car

  • From Atlanta GA: Take I-20 West to I-459 South (154 MI, 248 KM)
  • From Nashville TN: Take I-65 South to I-459 South (205 MI, 329 KM)
  • From Memphis TN: Take I-22 East to I-65 South to I-459 South (259 MI, 417 KM)
  • From Baton Rouge LA: Take I-10 East to I-12 East to I-59N/I-20E to I-459 North  (391 MI, 629 KM)

By Air

Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport

The airlines at BHM connect travelers to destinations across the country and internationally with as little as one stop. With 17 nonstops, BHM is home to: American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, and United Airlines.


Want to be a part of the SEC Tournament? The City of Hoover is looking for volunteers in all areas including Admissions, Greeters, Ushers, Fanfest, and Gate Captains! Sign Up Here

Aldridge Gardens
Hoover Met Complex
Riverchase Galleria
Moss Rock