SN: 114906 - 2020 / Y0493

Birmingham's many interesting historical sites includes the Civil Rights District, the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, the Alabama Theatre (built in 1921), the Sloss Furnaces and the Five Points area

what is the event

Magic City

Year Round Walk

where is the event

Birmingham, Alabama

The address/location to the physical start box (PSB) for mapping services such as Google or Siri is as follows:

Springhill Suites by Marriott2024 4th Ave SouthBirmingham AL

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

when is the event

From Wed, Jan 1st, 2020 to Dec 31st, 2020

Start box available: 24/7

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Little Free Libraries

Rockin' Around the Clock

Long description

Ask for AVA Walk Box at Registration desk. Special Program, Little Free Libraries, is only good on the 12k and 20k routes. Parking on street is Free on Sat & Sun. Parking in Deck next to Springhill is $2 first hr, $1 ea additional hr, $8 max per day. Use Cash, Credit or Debit cards. All routes include the historic Civil Rights district, Railroad Park and other points of interest. The 12k and 20k routes also go thru the UAB campus.

conditions for the event

Distance: Distance 6/8/12/20k, Rating: 2A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Hard

Wheelchairs: Hard


Special Program, Little Free Libraries is only on 12k & 20k routes. On Jan 12, 2017, President Obama signed a proclamation designating Birmingham's Civil Rights District as a national monument.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

2024 4th Ave S (205-322-8600) From I-65 northbound: Exit 259 (University). Stay right, follow University to 20th St. Left on 20th St, right on 4th Ave S. Hotel is on the left. From I-65 southbound: Take the 4th Ave S exit #259B. Stay on 4th Ave. Hotel is past 20th St on the left.

event sponsor

Capital City Wanderers

Event website:

point of contact

Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.