Calendar Event Full!
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. 14, 2015, 8:30AM – 4:00PM
Old Alabama Town, 301 Columbus Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
Join the Landmarks Foundation to learn more about the central and southwestern rivers that played major roles in the exploration, settlement and early development of those regions of Alabama.
Sunday, February 1 to Sunday, February 8 2015
What's Cool this Weekend
FREE Guided Tour at the Museum of Alabama
Super Sunday at the Capital City Club
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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.
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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.
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EXPLORE ALABAMA’S HISTORY…Montgomery is home to the oldest state-funded archives in the nation. The Alabama Department of Archives and History highlights the state’s genealogical history, is home to Grandma’s attic where the kids can dress up in period clothing and has recently opened a new wing called “The Land of Alabamians.”
CULTIVATING A SUSTAINABLE LIFESTYLE…Hampstead Institute of Montgomery has opened two urban farms within the city limits: the Downtown Farm and the farm at the Town of Hampstead in east Montgomery. Both locations offer residents and visitors the chance to connect with the area’s agricultural heritage, its natural resources and wealth of farm-fresh food.
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.