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There’s plenty to do in Montgomery in 2015. From local theatre, family-fun festivals, concerts and more, we're not afraid to go above and beyond this year. Book your trip today!

Thu., Feb. 12, 2015, 6:30PM – 9:00PM

Love on the Harriott II

Harriott II Riverboat, 355 Coosa Street, Montgomery, AL 36104

Impress your sweetheart this Valentine’s with a romantic cruise along the scenic Alabama River.

Thursday, February 11 to Thursday, February 18 2016

Blue Man Group

dads and daughters saturday (d.a.d.s)

Extreme Planets

AHSAA Super Sectional Wrestling Tournament

Love on the Harriott II

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.

The River Region is quickly becoming known as the sports capital of Alabama and supporting this claim is the Multiplex, a brand-new 70,000 square-foot indoor multi-purpose facility on the edge of downtown Montgomery. This new unique facility can accommodate15 volleyball courts, six tennis courts, two soccer fields, 20 wrestling mats, and could host additional sporting events like gymnastics, beach volleyball, basketball, cheerleading, boxing, weightlifting, ultimate Frisbee and dance, along with baton and twirling clinics and sports camps.
Interest and participation in soccer are growing by leaps and bounds in the United States. Adding to the list of top-notch facilities for the sport is Montgomery’s new, state-of-the-art Emory Folmar YMCA Soccer Complex.

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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, AL (December 18, 2015) – Montgomery’s biggest New Year’s Eve event, The Downtown Countdown New Year’s Eve Celebration is set for 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. on Commerce Street in the heart of the entertainment district. The free street party features a DJ, live band, food, drink and souvenir vendors and fabulous fireworks and confetti show and draws estimates of 9,500. The Downtown Countdown will

November 10 The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts Hosts an Artful Opening Just in Time for the Holida

November 10 The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts Hosts an Artful Opening Just in Time for the Holida

September 25 Montgomery Voted #2 Best Destination for History Buffs in 10Best Readers’ Choice Contest

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STAND AT DR. KING’S PULPIT… Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church was the ONLY church that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. ever pastored.

HOME OF FAMOUS BROTHERS’ FIRST FLYING SCHOOL … in 1910, the Wright Brothers brought their daring aviation deeds to Alabama’s capital city, establishing the nation’s first school for powered flight.

STYX, NOT STONES! … Legendary Styx guitarist Tommy Shaw is a native of Montgomery, honing his chops in several of the nightclubs throughout the city.