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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!

Sun., Apr. 27, 2014, 2:00PM – 4:00PM

Civil War Walking Tour

Old Alabama Town 301 Columbus Street Montgomery, AL

Explore how Montgomery went from reveling in its status as Capital of the Confederacy to reeling as cotton burned in the warehouses and Wilson’s Raiders approached.

Wednesday, April 23 to Wednesday, April 30 2014

Saturday Jam Sessions

After School Art I

Art Start

After School Art II

Family Art Affair and Jazz Jams

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

Montgomery, Alabama is neck and neck in the USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards poll for Best Historic City. Citizens and fans of the city are strongly encouraged to visit www.10best.com/awards/travel/best-historic-city/ to vote multiple times daily until the contest ends on April 28. Multiple votes per person per day are accepted on the site.

April 2 Alabama Prepares For 50th Anniversary Of Selma To Montgomery Voting Rights March

January 9 The Alabama Shakespeare Festival’s 11th annual ASF ARMCHAIR AUCTION Returns on Saturday, January 25

January 7 Montgomery Regional Airport Welcomes the Auburn University Tigers Home!

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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.

“LEND ME YOUR EARS”…The Alabama Shakespeare Festival is among the top ten largest Shakespeare theatre’s in the world. Its’ location, Blount Cultural Park, is home to many festivals and events such as the Montgomery Symphony Orchestra’s Broadway Under the Stars and the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts’ Flimp Festival.

THE COOLEST WAY TO HAVE FUN INSIDE…inside Eastdale Mall’s Ice Palace you can ice-skate year round.