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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!

Thu., Sep. 4, 2014, 5:00PM – 7:00PM

6th Annual Rally in the Alley

The Alley, 101 Tallapoosa St, Montgomery, AL 36104

Help the River Region United Way kick off its annual campaign in style at this FREE community event. Enjoy great food, live entertainment and find out more about volunteering in our River Region!

Tuesday, September 2 to Tuesday, September 9 2014

Saturday Jam Sessions

Tales for Tots

Architreats 2014: Food for Thought

After School Art II

Art Ed Central Teacher Workshops

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

Frequent fliers know the struggle of juggling a printed boarding pass, photo ID, and all of their bags as they approach the check in counter, security check point and at the gate to board. A new service from Delta Air Lines at The Montgomery Regional Airport now simplifies the boarding experience.

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

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

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AN ACT OF COURAGE IN MONTGOMERY SPARKED A NATIONAL MOVEMENT …Montgomery is home to Mrs. Rosa McCauley Parks. Rosa Parks became a Civil Rights pioneer in Montgomery by courageously taking a stand and not giving up her seat which sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum and Library is a tribute to that memorable movement.

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.

HIGH-FLYING FUN…you can try for a crispy tailgrab or an awesome 180 at downtown Montgomery’s River Skate Park. It features a 5-foot mini ramp and a fully stocked skate shop.