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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., Jul. 4, 2015, 5:00PM – 10:00PM

4th of July Picnic on the River presented by Creek Casino Montgomery

Riverfront Park, 355 Commerce Street Montgomery, AL 36106

Join the City of Montgomery for a family picnic and 4th of July Celebration along the riverfront.

Wednesday, July 1 to Wednesday, July 8 2015

First Sundays at One

Saturday Jam Sessions

Joe Thomas, Jr. 3rd Tuesday Guitar Pull Singer/Songwriters Night

Dads and Daughters Saturday (D.A.D.S)

Harriott II Dinner Cruise

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.

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The City of Montgomery and Guardian Credit Union are bringing Movie Mondays back to the Riverfront Amphitheatre this July. Every Monday in July, families can enjoy a kid-friendly movie at the Riverfront Amphitheatre with shows beginning at dusk. Admission is free. Blankets, chairs, and picnics are welcome. There will also be onsite food vendors including Bruster’s Ice Cream to purchase snacks and

March 18 Unseen Film Footage & Photos of Selma-to-Montgomery March

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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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.

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.

JET SKI CHAMPIONSHIP SPREE…the country’s best Watercross defenders competed here in Montgomery on the Alabama River for the title of U.S. Open of Watercross Champ.