03/14/2020 — 03/15/2020
The 2nd annual Hammerfest fueled by Gatorade Zero returns to Birmingham on St. Patrick’s Day weekend, March 14-15, 2020. USA CRITS D1 professional cycling teams from all over the U.S. will be racing through the streets of Pepper Place in downtown Birmingham. This exciting, fast-paced criterium racing is not just for the pros. Amateurs and juniors will be tackling the same course and putting their skills to the test. This special weekend includes something for all ages with a Kids Zone, Community Hour, Lil’ Shamrock fun ride where youngsters can show their St. Patrick’s Day spirit and decorate their bicycles or tricycles, a dog zone and parade, best-dressed contests for prizes, and more. Don’t miss all the festivities in Pepper Place! We invite the community to join us for a FREE fun-filled day of racing and so much more to help welcome this unique event.