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There’s plenty to do in Montgomery in 2015. 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!

Sat., Feb. 28, 2015, 10:00AM – 11:00AM

Civil Heritage Trail Walking Tour

Montgomery Area Visitor Center, 300 Water Street, Montgomery, AL 36104

Montgomery’s Downtown Business Association (DBA) will host a FREE walking tour of the Civil Heritage Trail.

Thursday, February 26 to Thursday, March 5 2015

Saturday Jam Sessions

After School Art II

FREE Guided Tour at the Museum of Alabama

Cafe M Saturday Brunch at MMFA

Slow Flow Yoga

What's Cool this Weekend

Tall Tales Outdoor Expo
February 27 - March 1

The Importance of Being Earnest
February 27 - March 1

Civil Heritage Trail Walking Tour
February 28

Mask Out Cancer Masquerade Ball
February 28

21st Annual Culinary Caper
March 1

The Slave Dwelling Project
March 1

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

The Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce Convention & Visitor Bureau will host special Dream Marches On Guided Trolley Tours during the month of March. The tours were created to complement a visit to Montgomery for the 50th Anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery Voting Rights March.

February 12 Local, State, and Federal Agencies Partner to Provide Media Support

October 7 Patti LaBelle in Concert at ASU in March 2015

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

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THE SKY’S THE LIMIT…you can gaze at the stars and the solar system even during the day at the W.A. Gayle Planetarium.

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.

THUMBS UP FOR HANDS ON!…The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, located in Blount Cultural Park, is home to one of only eight kid’s hands-on museum in Alabama.