August 12, 2017
BJCC South Hall
9:00 a.m – 1:30 p.m.
The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama Babypalooza Baby & Maternity Tour is the biggest baby celebration in the south.
Hosted by Children’s of Alabama you can expect almost exhibitors with health, childcare, and maternity goods and services.
Babypalooza is FREE to attend.
|Experts from ten Children’s of Alabama clinics will be on hand to talk about services and answer questions, including Lactation, Hearing and Speech, CHIPS Center, Children’s South Surgery, Allergy and Immunology, Orthopedics, Alabama Safe Kids, Patient Health and Safety Information, Regional Poison Control Center and Early Intervention.|
|Grandview Medical Center, Birmingham’s newest hospital, invites you meet the team and learn more about maternity and women's services
Whether you are an expectant mom, thinking about having a baby, or a soon-to-be grandmother or aunt we have something for everyone. Make sure to come by and see us at Babypalooza to connect and take a spin on the prize wheel. We look forward to seeing you!
BABIES-R-US BABY REGISTRY
We know you want to know about the gear and gadgets too. No worries, Babies-r-Us will be there with all of the latest and greatest products on display. You will be able to see and demo the most popular car seats, strollers, diaper and more. There will also be a nursery design center with cribs, bassinets, and gliders.
You will also be able to start your registry at the Babies-R-Us area and receive a gift bag while supplies last.
|4D MOMMIES ULTRASOUND ON LOCATION
Wait no more. Get your first glimpse of baby or even do your gender reveal at Babypalooza at the 4D Mommies Ultrasound Studio. Special show discounts will be available for image and CD packages. Click here for price details and to reserve your space.
|Visit St. Vincent’s Monogram Maternity Lounge for special mommy mocktails and snacks. There will also be lactation experts on hand to answer your breastfeeding questions in addition to a private nursing nook for moms. Register to win a free nursery.|
|Visit the Alfa Insurance Child Safety area to learn about car seat safety, infant CPR, safe sleep practices, shaken baby syndrome and more.|
|NATURAL PARENTING WORKSHOPS
This area focuses on natural and organic parenting methods and health resources. Connect to local doulas, lactation consultants, babywearing educators, yoga and fitness instructors, and childbirth educators, cloth diaper carriers, and essential oil carriers, and yoga instructors.
The Babytalk Store
The Affordable Health Care Act breastfeeding benefits contains a provision that requires health insurance providers to cover the cost of breast pumps for new mothers.
If you have Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama health insurance, The Babytalk Store will check your coverage and see if you qualify for a free breast pump. For FAQ breast pump questions visit this link http://www.babytalkstore.com/insurance-breastpumps-alabama
The Babytalk Store will also have several breast pumps on display for demonstration, offer on-site bra fitting, and seminars on cloth diapering.
|Whole Foods Market will have make your own baby food demonstrations at their exhibit throughout the day. Plus other great healthy ideas for baby.|
|Wraps, Rings, Slings, and Things
The local babywearing club will have a wide variety of carriers for you to demonstrate. Members will be able to help you get fitted and find the carrier that’s best for you and your baby.
|Baby Shower Games and Prizes
Babypalooza is a celebration of life. It’s a big baby shower with raffles, complimentary samples, coupons, and interactive baby shower game stations. Giveaways will include car seats, diaper bags, strollers, and more.