The City of Vestavia Hills is proud to offer high quality athletic fields at several locations. In addition to its tournament quality facilities, the City is preparing to implement the Community Spaces Plan to make improvements so that excellent facilities both for competitive sports and other recreational activities are available throughout its geography.
Many of our athletic complexes also offer playgrounds and other passive features which may not be listed below. For more information about a specific location, please call our Parks and Recreation office at (205) 978-0166.
See Park Rules.
Liberty Park Sports Complex
Location & Directions-4700 Sicard Hollow Rd – If taking I-459 N, take exit 23, turn right at exit ramp and an immediate right at the traffic light onto Liberty Parkway. Travel 3 miles and turn right at 4-way stop in front of the middle school.
If taking I-459 S, take exit 23, turn left at exit ramp and right at traffic light onto Liberty Parkway. Travel 3 miles and turn right at 4-way stop in front of the middle school.
Features-Liberty Park Sports Complex features 4 youth softball fields, 5 adult softball fields, 4 soccer fields, and 1 football field.
Cahaba Heights Athletic Fields
-4401 Dolly Ridge Rd – If taking US 280 W, pass The Summit Shopping Center on right, turn right at the next traffic light onto Dolly Ridge Rd. Go through one traffic light and turn right into elementary school entrance. Fields are behind the school.
If taking US 280 E, pass Whole Foods on left, turn left at next traffic light onto Dolly Ridge Rd. Go through one traffic light and turn right into elementary school entrance. Fields are behind the school
Features-This facility has 3 youth baseball fields, and one multipurpose field that can be used for baseball, soccer, flag football, or lacrosse. The complex is located directly behind Vestavia Hills Elementary, Cahaba Heights on Dolly Ridge Road.
Sicard Hollow Athletic Complex
Location & Directions4851 Sicard Hollow Road (across the street from Liberty Park Sports Complex)
FeaturesThis former coal-mining site is now more than 11 acres of lighted synthetic turf playing surface, divided into two areas in a configuration that allows more flexibility for the layout of different sizes and numbers of fields. The fields are enclosed with an 8-foot, coated chain linkfence with netting above (netting also extends through the center between the fields). The project included constructing a concessions/restroom building, four scoring towers, ADA accessible routes to all fields, a playground, and parking for 300 cars.
Location & Directions – 1973 Merryvale Road – I-65 exit 252, located two miles on left along HWY 31 North
Features – Wald Park features 5 baseball fields, the Civic Center, playgrounds, tennis courts, the pool, walking track, press boxes, storage rooms, concession stands, batting cages, and a maintenance building.