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There’s plenty to do in Montgomery in 2017. From local theatre, family-fun festivals, concerts and more, we're not afraid to go above and beyond this year. Book your trip today!

Sat., Apr. 29, 2017, 11:00AM – 4:00PM

Chris’ Hot Dogs 100th Anniversary Celebration

Chris' Hot Dogs, 138 Dexter Ave Montgomery, AL 36104

On April 29 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Chris’ Hot Dogs will celebrate its 100th anniversary with a huge blowout in the downtown area.

Tuesday, April 25 to Tuesday, May 2 2017

Harriott II Dinner Cruise

Harriott II: Blues Cruise

Cloverdale-Idlewild Spring Concert Series

Montgomery Biscuits vs. Birmingham Barons

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What's Cool this Weekend

Montgomery Biscuits vs. Birmingham Barons
April 27 - May 1

The Crucible
April 27 - May 7

Corey Smith
April 28

Capital of Dreams Triathlon
April 29

Chris' Hot Dogs 100th Anniversary Celebration
April 29

Taco Libre 2017
April 29

19th Anual Astronomy Day
April 29

ISRAELfest 69
April 30

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.

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.

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ELVIS WAS HERE!… “The King of Rock and Roll,” aka Elvis Presley, once performed at the Garrett Coliseum in Montgomery. Garrett Coliseum is still the home of great musical performances, the Southeastern Livestock Exposition and Rodeo and the Alabama National Fair.

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.

HIGH-TECH COMMITMENT TO EQUALITY AND JUSTICE…Montgomery’s Civil Rights Memorial and Center houses an electronic “Wall of Tolerance” where you can enter your name to forever become a part of the march for justice.