For Questions /  Contact us at Lauren@autism-alabama.org or (205) 383-1673

Sunday - April 14 / 4-7 PM

The 6th Annual

Autism Friendly Barons Game

A Great Event for Families Affected by Autism 

WHEN /

April 14, 2019 4-7 PM

WHERE /

Regions Field

1401 1st Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233

ABOUT THE EVENT /

The Birmingham Barons invite all families affected by autism to attend the sixth annual Autism Friendly Barons Game on Sunday, April 14th at Regions Field. The Autism Friendly Barons Game transforms the typically loud sporting event into a sensory friendly experience.

 

April 14th’s game will include amenities for families affected by autism including: reduced volume and noise, a user’s guide to the game called a “social story”, a map of the field locating “safe zones” where individuals and families can go when in need of a quiet space, and a designated area for mascots where individuals can approach mascots if they desire. The social story gives guests the opportunity to know in advance what the game day will bring. It will include all of the events taking place during the game. The social story is now available on the AFBG’s website and hard copies will be handed out on game day.  

SCHEDULE /

3 PM

Gates Open

4 PM

Opening Pitch

SPONSORS

HANDS logo.jpg