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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., Sep. 10, 2015, 7:30PM – 9:30PM

Broadway Under the Stars

Alabama Shakespeare Festival-Blount Cultural Park, One Festival Dr, Montgomery, AL 36117

Join the Montgomery Symphony for their free outdoor concert, featuring Broadway favorites at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival - Blount Cultural Park.

Saturday, September 5 to Saturday, September 12 2015

First Sundays at One

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

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

Harriott II Getaway Cruise

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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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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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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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.

ALABAMA’S STATE CAPITOL BUILDING, THE SPOT FOR IMPORTANT BEGINNINGS AND ENDINGS…the Alabama State Capitol building is the catalyst building that helped shaped our nation’s history. You can witness the spot where Jefferson Davis was sworn in as the President of the Confederate States of America all while seeing where Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. ended the Selma-to-Montgomery voting rights march of 1965.

WELCOMING VISITORS FOR NEARLY 500 YEARS! … Montgomery has lured travelers since 1540, when Hernando deSoto staked a Spanish flag on the banks of the Alabama River.