Magic City Classic preparations underway

Football fans are flocking to the Magic City this weekend for the Magic City Classic.

to alleviate congestion, people are being advised to arrive as early as possible, purchase tickets in advance, and take free shuttles to Legion Field.

Shuttles will run from the Birmingham Crossplex to the Sheraton hotel at the BJCC, and downtown at 17th Avenue North and 23rd Street North.

There are also restrictions on what you can bring into the game - coolers, umbrellas, hand held radio, food, drinks, or weapons of any kind will not be allowed.