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There’s plenty to do in Montgomery in 2014. From regional triathlons, family-fun festivals, quidditch matches and more, we're not afraid to go above and beyond this year.  Book your trip today!

Wed., Dec. 31, 2014, 9:00PM – 1:00AM

Downtown Countdown: New Year’s Eve Celebration

131 Commerce Street, Montgomery, AL 36104

Ring in the New Year with a New Year’s Eve Street Celebration in Downtown Montgomery!

Sunday, December 21 to Sunday, December 28 2014

Montgomery Ballet presents: The Nutcracker

Saturday Jam Sessions

FREE Guided Tour at the Museum of Alabama

Photos with Santa at the Shoppes at EastChase

A Christmas Carol

Sports We’re at the top of our game!

Montgomery is becoming one of the South’s hottest sports tickets. National sporting event planners are taking notice of Montgomery as a fun, energetic destination for a wide variety of sporting events. With our brand new, top-of-the-line sports facilities, team-friendly hotels, fun activities and an active vibe all throughout the city, Montgomery is the perfect city to host your next high-octane sporting event.

This brand new 90,000 square foot indoor sports facility is adjacent to Cramton Bowl. The main floor is approximately 70,000 square feet with a seating capacity of 4,000. The lower level is approximately 20,000 square feet. Admission varies. Call for schedule.
This new facility includes eight lit soccer fields along with two stadium fields.

PRESS. Have I got a story for you!

In Montgomery, we know a little something about great stories since we’ve been producing headline news since the 1800s! The Montgomery Convention & Visitor Bureau can help media plan and create compelling stories with information about everything hot and newsworthy, fact sheets, press releases and statistics. Plus a comprehensive media library filled with incredible images to support your article. So call us! And you’ll see that we have a history of great angles for future stories.

The Latest Press

There’s big news in the Montgomery, Alabama restaurant scene. One of the city’s most popular restaurants announced last week that Chef Wesley True will be leaving the restaurant True, located at 503 Cloverdale Road, to pursue other opportunities. Yesterday, Miguel Figueroa was named as the new chef.

October 7 Patti LaBelle in Concert at ASU in March 2015

September 11 Inaugural River Region Hotel Olympic Showcased Montgomery’s Hidden Hospitality Heroes

April 28 YMCA of Greater Montgomery Seeking Stories from the Community; Awarding Prizes

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HISTORY LIVES HERE … The First White House of the Confederacy was the home where Jefferson Davis and his family lived while he was President of the Confederacy. The home still contains some of Davis’ belongings from the 1800’s. The First White House still celebrates Davis’ birthday every year in June.

STAND IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF AN AMERICAN CIVIL RIGHTS LEADER … in 1965, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. ended the Selma to Montgomery Civil Rights March at the Capitol steps just one block away from the only church and pulpit that he ever ministered from.

THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT STARTED MOVING RIGHT HERE! … on December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white man on a city bus in a move that sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott, which paved the way for the Civil Rights Movement.