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Calendar Flattening The Curve, Together

Our thoughts are with all those who have been affected by COVID-19. As destinations and travelers around the world do their part to curtail the spread of this virus, we want to let you know that we are in this together. We are working to provide the latest information through the below resources for your own planning purposes.

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Fri., Sep. 25, 2020, 11:00AM – 1:00PM

Food Truck Friday

98 Coosa St, Montgomery, AL 36104

Come on out and enjoy! Don’t forget to wear your mask!

Friday, September 25 to Friday, October 2 2020

2020 Farmers Market

Saturn, Jewel of the Heavens at the W.A. Gayle Planetarium

MPAC - September 2020 Movie Series

Food Truck Friday

King Bee at the Capital Oyster Bar

What's Cool this Weekend

Saturn, Jewel of the Heavens
September 23-25

Gumpyshack
September 24

Food Truck Friday
September 25

MPAC September 2020 Movie Series
September 25-27  

2020 Farmers Market
September 26

MPAC Tailgate
September 26

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.

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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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On Saturday, September 19 @ 10am, the Montgomery Zoo will hosts it first ever Bison Block Party. This inaugural event allows participants to have a chance to win big, while helping animal conservation efforts at the Montgomery Zoo and throughout the world.

November 6 Montgomery Veterans Day Celebration

October 13 Hampstead Farm to Fork Invasion is Back!

October 2 Russian Grand Ballet presents Swan Lake at the Montgomery Performing Arts Centre

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MONTGOMERY, AL - GOLF’S HOLE IN ONE … Montgomery is within an hour's driving distance of three Robert Trent Jones' golf trails boasting 468 holes of golf.

THE BIGGEST BANG IN THE SOUTHEAST…Bama’s Big Bang at Jubilee CityFest is the largest fireworks show set to music in the Southeast. The event happens in May at Riverfront Park.

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.