BIRMINGHAM, AL--(Marketwired - Jun 9, 2016) -  Summer fun is officially underway at the Renaissance Birmingham Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa. On May 28, the hotel launched its Summer at the Castle program, an impressive lineup of events ranging from geocaching to milkshake tastings that promises visitors to Birmingham one of the best vacations they'll ever experience.

Designed to cater to families, friends and couples staying at the resort, the program features a schedule of free events that changes each week until Labor Day. And with two years of programming under its belt, this Birmingham golf resort knows which events are sure to be crowd pleasers.

Accordingly, its lineup features fan favorites alongside new, on-trend concepts like the following:

  • Highland games on the Grassy Knoll
  • Dive-in movies at the pool
  • Create Your Own Spa Blend with bath salts
  • Big Spoon Creamery tastings
  • Follow the bagpiper (in which guests enjoy a serenade as they follow the piper along the resort grounds)
  • Castle Beverage Rituals at JT's Lounge (nightly)
  • Brock's food tastings
  • Milkshake tastings
  • Geocaching
  • Toddler Time with bubbles, crafts and more
  • Cupcakes with the pastry chef
  • Marshmallow roasting on the terrace
  • Cooking classes and tastings
  • Acoustics by the pool
  • Bike rides to the original Ross Bridge

The resort has long enjoyed a position at the forefront of luxury hotels in Birmingham, thanks to its castle-like architecture, renowned golf and extensive amenities. The Summer at the Castle program, which showcases adult and family activities alike, is simply one more reason to pack your favorite tartan and head to Alabama.

"With Summer at the Castle, we are embracing our Scottish heritage while offering guests an unparalleled selection of experiences they can't find anywhere else," said the general manager Rick Smith. "We look forward to making this summer the best one yet."

About the Renaissance Birmingham Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa
With an inspiring landscape of woodlands, lakes and the fourth-longest golf course in the world, the Renaissance Birmingham Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa lives up to its nickname of "the Castle." Guests enjoy distinctive dining, ranging from Mediterranean fare to American classics, along with some of the most comprehensive recreational opportunities around. An 18-hole golf course, a European spa, indoor and outdoor pools and tennis represent just the beginning of what's on offer. Plus the resort is located near the Riverchase Galleria, Hoover Metropolitan Stadium and Aldridge Gardens for exciting leisure opportunities. Business travelers, meanwhile, will enjoy the resort's 18,005 sq. ft. of function space, which includes the 900-person Hoover Ballroom. At the end of each day, everyone can indulge in the most important aspect of any castle -- the view. Each of the 259 guest rooms and suites features private balconies that drink in views fit for a king.

Contact Information:

Renaissance Birmingham Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa
4000 Grand Avenue
Birmingham, Alabama 35226