Big Al Appearance Request

Thank you for your interest in booking Big Al, the University of Alabama's beloved mascot, for your event! We make every effort to have Big Al at as many events possible. Costs vary, so please refer to the "Big Al Appearance Policies" on If you have any other questions, please call our office at 205-348-3636. Roll Tide!

Big Al Appearance Policies
  • Big Al is available for 1 hour appearances only.
  • All appearances will be scheduled around class, practice, workout and athletic event schedules during the fall and spring semesters. Requests made outside this time frame and during breaks will be scheduled around studentsí personal schedules.
  • Big Al will not appear at any appearances during an athletic event.
  • Tip is optional for all events.
  • $400 for corporate events and weddings
  • $0 for charity, school, and nursing home events within 25 miles from our office. Anything outside 25 miles, mileage must be covered ($.56/mile from our office).
  • $100 Birthday parties within 25 miles from our office. Anything outside 25 miles, mileage must be covered ($.56/mile from our office).
  • $0 for University of Alabama events.
How to Schedule an Event
  • Complete a request form found on our website at least two weeks before the event.
  • You will be notified prior to the event date whether or not we can send Big Al to your event. Please be patient, it will be approximately two weeks before the event.
  • Send payment for mileage and fee after payment is confirmed.
  • If you are requesting cheerleaders, please email

Cheer and Big Al Coordinator - Jennifer Thrasher (
Program Assistant - Mary Jo Grant (


Company/Organization *

Event Date (MM/DD/YYYY) *

Time Requested for Big Al (1 hour only) *

Event Location (Physical Address of Event) *

Contact Person *

Phone Number (most preferred number first) *

Email Address *

Person Requesting Appearance *

Type of Appearance *
Birthday Party ($100 check made out to attending Big Al)
Wedding/Corporate Event ($400 check made out to University of Alabama)
Charity/School Event (No Charge)
University of Alabama Event (Any student organization, department, or other entities associated with the University of Alabama)

Big Al Appearance Policies *
I have read and reviewed the Big Al Appearance Policies

Any Additional Information: