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Upcoming Events in Alexander City Alabama


Monthly

Alexander City Farmers Market - Saturdays, through October. Local growers exhibit and sell their fruits, vegetables and plants in the second year for this event. Exhibitions by local chefs, craftsmen and craftswomen. Located at the fountain on Broad Street. Call ahead for weather-related changes. Operation Downtown Alexander City.

Address: Broad Street Fountain , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-329-9227 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.alexandercitychamber.com
Fee: Free

February

9 Guys & Dolls Tournament - Feb 25, Alexander City
Guys & Dolls Tournament
256-329-0845. www.outdooralabama.com. Admission charged. Wind Creek State Park—Fishing tournament. Call for hours.

Fee: Admission charged

10 Central Alabama Buddy Tournament Trail - Fishing Tournament

Fee: Admission charged

March

23 Cove Marine 280 Fishing Tournament - Fishing tournament. Call for hours.

Address: Wind Creek State Park , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-329-0845 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.outdooralabama.com
Fee: Admission charged

21 200th Anniversary Battle of Horseshoe Bend - Programs focusing on the lives of battle participants, both military and Native American. Demonstrations of weapon firings, cooking styles, flintknapping, and reenactments included. 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

Address: Horseshoe Bend National Military Park , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-234-7111 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.nps.gov/hobe
Fee: Free

April

23 Boy Scouts Annual Fishing Tournament - Annual fishing tournament benefiting local Boy Scout organization.

Address: Wind Creek State Park , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-329-0845 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.alapark.com/WindCreek/
Fee: Admission charged

30 Women in the Outdoors Fishing Tournament - Annual fishing tournament.

Address: Wind Creek State Park , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-329-0845 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Admission charged

30 Shriner's Fishing Tournaments - Annual fishing tournament sponsored by local Shriner's members

Address: Wind Creek State Park , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-329-0845 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.outdooralabama.com
Fee: Admission charged

31 - 2 Junior College State Regional District Golf Tournament - College golf returns to a jewel in the crown of Alabama golf, Willow Point Country Club (WPCC) in Alexander City. Two-year college teams from Alabama, Florida, North Carolina and Kentucky descend on WPCC's championship layout and perfect greens with the beautiful Lake Martin setting to play their biggest and most prestigious tournament. Hosted by Central Alabama Community College, the three-day event begins with practice rounds on Sunday, 36 holes on Monday and the final 18 holes played Tuesday morning.

Address: Willow Point Country Club , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-215-4242 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Unknown

6 Walmart BFL Fishing Tournament - Address: Wind Creek State Park , Alexander City, Alabama

6 Cruise-In Antique Car Show - Local car club begins their shows in April, first Saturday of the month through October, beginning at 6pm. Enjoy the era of classic cars and classic music. and end with the city's famed Oktoberfest celebration at the Charles E. Bailey Sr. Sportsplex. Vehicles from 1929 and up with their owners gather the first Saturday each month from 6;m to 9pm at Arby's to swap stories, listen to live music and win door-prizes. A highly anticipated event for all auto enthusiasts.

Address: Arby's Restaurant , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-234-7154 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.alexandercitychamber.com
Fee: Free

6 CACC Spring Festival - Apr 22, Alexander City
CACC Spring Festival
256-234-6346. www.cacc.edu. Free admission. Betty Carol Graham Technology Center at Central Alabama Community College—Student and instructor Joyce Nix's artwork displayed along with art by photgrapher Kenneth Boone and works by the stained glass art class. Performances by the CACC Singers and the CACC Jazz Band follows.

Address: Betty Carol Graham Technology Center , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-234-6346 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free

May

4 Cruise-In Antique Car Show - Local car club begins their shows in April, first Saturday of the month through October, beginning at 6pm. Enjoy the era of classic cars and classic music. and end with the city's famed Oktoberfest celebration at the Charles E. Bailey Sr. Sportsplex. Vehicles from 1929 and up with their owners gather the first Saturday each month from 6;m to 9pm at Arby's to swap stories, listen to live music and win door-prizes. A highly anticipated event for all auto enthusiasts.

Address: Arby's Restaurant, Highway 280 , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-234-7154 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.alexandercitychamber.com
Fee: Free

7 - 11 Alexander City Kiwanis Club Spring Fair - Fair benefiting local children's charities. Family entertaining, including rides, midway foods, arts and crafts, etc.

Address: 1685 Arena Rd. , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-825-9433 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.alexandercitykiwanis.org
Fee: Free

June

16 - 14 Lakewinds/D.A.R.E. Golf Tournament - The Lakewinds Golf Course and the Alexander City Police Department host the 4th Annual Lakewinds-D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) Golf Tournament as a benefit for the Alexander City School System. Call ahead for specific dates.

Address: Lakewinds Golf Course Alexander City , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-329-6763 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free

20 - 24 Kids Art College - The Kids Art College is an annual week-long workshop for children in grades 1 through 7 held on the campus of the Central Alabama Community College. Individual workshops for crafts, painting, drama, dance and pottery are held. A full display of the art from the workshop is held at the local United Way office in historic downtown Alexander City. Please call ahead for tuition information. 256-215-4251

Address: Central Alabama Community College Campus , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-215-4251 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Admission charged

24 - 26 Annual Rock, Gem & Mineral Show - Dozens of dealers show their goods to thousands of visitors each show weekend. Featured are rocks, gems and minerals native to Alabama as well as all types of jewelry. Entertainment for the whole family at the beautiful lake-side state park. Free event, park has entrance fee.

Ph: 256-234-3150 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free

31 - 1 Annual Alex City Jazz Fest - Funded by local sponsors, this two-day event is free to the public. Previous headliners include Dickie Betts, Taj Mahal, Los Lonely Boys, Delbert McClinton, The Radiators, Amanda Shaw and Marsha Ball. Friday night the event is held at Strand City Park on Tallapoosa Street in Alexander City. The Saturday night event is held at the Lake Martin Amphitheater on Highway 63, hosted by Russell Lands.

Address: Strand Park and Lake Martin Amphitheater , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-234-3461 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.alexandercitychamber.com/jazz.html
Fee: Free

1 Annual Turtle Races - Continuing a tradition started in 1980, the annual Turtleneck Turtle Races pits amphibian against amphibian in this fun family event. Few competitors leave empty-handed, as awards are given in multiple categories, including best-dressed, best-decorated, etc. Proceeds from this year's event to be donated to Kid-One, which supplies rides to doctors and treatments for children with life-threatening diseases.

Address: Strand City Park Alexander City , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-234-6464 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.alexandercitychamber.com
Fee: Free

July

4 Annual Fourth of July Flag Boat Parade - Boats of all sizes line up single file and parade from Kowaliga Marina to Children's Harbor, circling just past the lighthouse, and heading back to the marina. 9-10:30 a.m.

Address: Kowaliga Marina , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-212-1425 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.lmat.org
Fee: Free

4 Annual 4th of July Fireworks Show - Celebration begins in the morning with a boat decorating contest and parade at Kowaliga Marina. Gates open at 4 p.m. for the benefit concert at the amphitheater. Fireworks show starts around 9 p.m.

The Southeast’s LARGEST 4th of July Fireworks show will once again fire from The AMP on Lake Martin at 9pm! Come claim your spot on the Grassy Lawn before 5:45, that’s when The Bank Walkers will take the stage with some great Lake Martin based music! Around 7:45 we’ll have our Hula Hoop Contest and this year the Twist Contest will be back, with prizes for the best hooper and twister! Then around 8, from Gadsden, Alabama, we welcome The Tyn Tymes! This 10-member band recently, in 2018, was selected as the featured band for “Rock The River” which sold out weeks in advance. The band has played venues across the country and had a No. 1 single on the Northern Soul chart in England. The band has been a favorite on stages from San Diego, CA. to Myrtle Beach, SC. After the Fireworks, the Tyn Tymes will take the stage again and will play until 10:30. Come join us on the lawn at The AMP. Tickets are only $10.00 each and can be found on The AMP website.

Address: Lake Martin Amphitheater , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-329-0835 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.theamponlakemartin.com
Fee: Tickets are only $10.00 each

6 Cruise-In Antique Car Show - Local car club begins their shows in April, first Saturday of the month through October, beginning at 6pm. Enjoy the era of classic cars and classic music. and end with the city's famed Oktoberfest celebration at the Charles E. Bailey Sr. Sportsplex. Vehicles from 1929 and up with their owners gather the first Saturday each month from 6;m to 9pm at Arby's to swap stories, listen to live music and win door-prizes. A highly anticipated event for all auto enthusiasts.

Address: Arby's Restaurant, Highway 280 , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-234-7154 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.alexandercitychamber.com
Fee: Free

August

3 Cruise-In Antique Car Show - Local car club begins their shows in April, first Saturday of the month through October, beginning at 6pm. Enjoy the era of classic cars and classic music. and end with the city's famed Oktoberfest celebration at the Charles E. Bailey Sr. Sportsplex. Vehicles from 1929 and up with their owners gather the first Saturday each month from 6;m to 9pm at Arby's to swap stories, listen to live music and win door-prizes. A highly anticipated event for all auto enthusiasts.

Address: Arby's Restaurant, Highway 280 , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-234-7154 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.alexandercitychamber.com
Fee: Free

3 Operation Downtown Alexander City Auction - Annual auction benefiting Operation Downtown Alexander City (ODAC), the promotion of local events and historic downtown Alexander City. Evening begins at 6pm with preview party, art show and silent auction. Followed by Live Auction. Tickets available at local businesses.

Address: Russell Corporation Sales Office US Hwy 280 , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-329-9227 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free

10 Living History, Muster on the Tallapoosa - The Annual "Muster on the Tallapoosa" begins at 9:00 am. Features various activities during the day, including living history camps of the Creek and Cherokee Indians and the Tennessee Militia. Guest speakers offer insight into the Creek Indian War. This free event is a must for historians.

Address: Horseshoe Bend National Military Park , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-234-7111 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.nps.gov/hobe
Fee: Free

September

7 Cruise-In Antique Car Show - Local car club begins their shows in April, first Saturday of the month through October, beginning at 6pm. Enjoy the era of classic cars and classic music. and end with the city's famed Oktoberfest celebration at the Charles E. Bailey Sr. Sportsplex. Vehicles from 1929 and up with their owners gather the first Saturday each month from 6;m to 9pm at Arby's to swap stories, listen to live music and win door-prizes. A highly anticipated event for all auto enthusiasts.

Address: Arby's Restaurant, Highway 280 , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-234-7154 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.alexandercitychamber.com
Fee: Free

October

16 Boy Scout Pro-Am Golf Tournament - 31st annual event to benefit Tukabatchee Area Council Boy Scouts of America. Championship course with striking views of beautiful Lake Martin.

Address: Willow Point Country Club , Alexander City, Alabama
Fee: Free

28 Shriners Fishing Tournament - Annual fishing tournament benefiting the local Shriner's organization.

Address: Wind Creek State Park , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-329-0845 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.outdooralabama.com
Fee: Admission charged

29 Cove Marine 280 Fishing Tournament - Annual 2-person buddy bass fishing tournament. Open to the public and fun for all. Call ahead for any weather-related changes.

Ph: 256-825-8214 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Admission charged

5 Cruise-In Antique Car Show - Local car club begins their shows in April, first Saturday of the month through October, beginning at 6pm. Enjoy the era of classic cars and classic music. and end with the city's famed Oktoberfest celebration at the Charles E. Bailey Sr. Sportsplex. Vehicles from 1929 and up with their owners gather the first Saturday each month from 6;m to 9pm at Arby's to swap stories, listen to live music and win door-prizes. A highly anticipated event for all auto enthusiasts.

Address: Charles E. Bailey Sr. Sportsplex , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-234-7154 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.alexandercitychamber.com
Fee: Free

12 Annual Oktoberfest - A community favorite, the Annual Oktoberfest day-long celebration features local arts and crafts, great food, entertainment, Kid-Fest children's activities, sports programs, antique car show and much more.

Address: Charles E. Bailey Sportplex, 1685 Arena Road , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-329-6736 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.alexandercityonline.com
Fee: Free

November

3 Annual Holiday Open House - An annual treat for over four decades, this Holiday Open House attracts visitors from across the Lake Martin and surrounding areas. Local businesses open their doors from 1pm to 4pm and showcase the season's most festive holiday decorations and merchandise. Come enjoy the atmosphere and do your holiday shopping!

Address: Downtown Alexander City , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-234-3461 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.alexandercitychamber.com
Fee: Free

16 Miss Outlook Pageant - 43rd Miss Outlook Pageant 2017 - Pick up applications at Alexander City Outlook or email - missoutlookpageant@gmail.com

Official Miss Outlook Round Crowns, Beautiful Monogrammed Sashes, trophies, Official Crown pin, cash prize, and gift bag.

Miss Outlook wins 2 year CACC Ambassador Scholarship

Ages 4 - 12th grade

Address: Benjamin Russell High School Auditorium , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-794-2295 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: missoutlookpageant@gmail.com

December

25 Annual Hometown Christmas Parade - One of East Alabama's largest parades, the participants wind through historic downtown Alexander City beginning at 6pm. Elaborate floats, dancing performances, marching bands, horse-riders clubs and Santa Claus highlight this eagerly-awaited annual event. Join us to kick your holiday season into high gear.

Address: Historic Downtown Alexander City , Alexander City, Alabama
Ph: 256-234-3461 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.alexandercitychamber.com
Fee: Free

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Charles E. Bailey, Sr. Sportplex

5 baseball fields, 3 softball fields, outdoor pool, gymnasium, veterans memorial, amphitheater, football stadium, archery club, horse-riding area, senior citizen center, 12,000-sq.-ft. playground, track &

Alexander City, AL Sports Centers




Wind Creek State Park

Park facilities include camp store, marina, play areas, hiking trails, heated restrooms and showers, picnic pavilions, 210-ft. fishing pier. Fully equipped, modern campground;

Alexander City, AL State Parks

Things to do near Alexander City, AL

Pine Hill Country Club

7 lakes, rolling hills and fairways lined with pine trees. Driving range and swimming pool....

James D. Martin Wildlife Park

Walking trail behind Gadsden Mall. Open to public....

Stillman College

Founded 1876. Private, 4-year liberal arts college. 100-acre campus features modern facilities embraced by stately magnolia t...