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Upcoming Events in Guntersville Alabama


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Lakeside Summer Concert Series - May -Aug. An entire evening filled with music, food, fun, and even something special for the younger ones. Presented by the Mountain Valley Arts Council, Marshall County Foundation for Fine Arts and county banks and businesses. Tues or Thurs., 6:30 p.m. See schedule.

Address: Civitan Park, Guntersville , Guntersville, Alabama
Ph: 256-571-7199 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: mountainvalleyartscouncil.com
Fee: Free

January

4 Eagle Weekend - Come celebrate the American Bald Eagle and all of Northwest Alabama's birds. On Fri., Alabama Non-Game Biologist Keith Hudson will present the success story of the Alabama eagle restoration project and share the latest statistics of their recovery. On Sat. or Sun., explore the many waterfowl species of Wheeler Wildlife Refuge, enjoy the North Alabama Birding tour, visit Waterloo, known for its concentration of wintering eagles and many varieties of waterfowl, or experience the waterways of Wheeler Lake aboard a pontoon boat with Capt. Steve Graham.

Address: Joe Wheeler State Park Resort , Guntersville, Alabama
Ph: 256-247-5461 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.alapark.com/joewheeler
Fee: Admission charged

February

27 - 12 Winterfest Jr. - § Winterfest Junior is open to artists ages 6-19 who reside in Marshall County or attend a school in Marshall County.
§ Entrance fee is $5.
§ One 2-dimensional (painting, photograph, print or wallhanging) and one 3-dimensiaonal piece (sculpture, fabric, painted furniture, etc.) per artists ONLY.
§ Artwork must have been completed in the last two years by the entrant and must be the original work of the entrant.
§ It is strongly suggested 2-dimensional work be matted and shrink-wrapped. We cannot be responsible for the condition of unprotected artwork. Framing of any piece is optional.
§ Three-dimensional art (sculpture, furniture, clothing, jewelry etc.) must be of reasonable size for one person to move.
§ Cash awards will be given in each age category. They will consist of first place, second place, and third place. Honorable mentions may also be awarded, as well as subject, theme, use of color and other awards. People's Choice Awards in each age category will be voted on by visitors to the show and will be announced at the close of the exhibit. All participants will receive a certificate.

Address: TBA , Guntersville, Alabama
Ph: 256-582-1454 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free

8 - 20 WInterfest Juried Fine Arts Competition & Exhibition - A national juried exhibition featuring painting, digital art, sculpture and other fine crafts.

Winterfest Juried Fine Art Competition (formerly Springfest) is an adult, juried fine art exhibition, not to be confused with the annual Winterfest Jr. Competition, which is for all school students in Marshall County.

Address: Location to be announced. , Guntersville, Alabama
Ph: 256-571-7199 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: mountainvalleyartscouncil.com/
Fee: Free

March

2 Lake Guntersville Wild Irish Run - Fast course, 10k run with more than half of it along beautiful Lake Guntersville.

Address: Guntersville Recreation Center , Guntersville, Alabama
Ph: 256-571-7590 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Admission charged

April

23 - 24 ART ON THE LAKE - The 21st Century Club of Guntersville will hold the annual ART ON THE LAKE on Sunset Drive at Carlisle Park Middle School. This arts and crafts show funds the club's college scholarships for local students. Oringinal arts and crafts in categories will on display for viewing and purchasing both Sat. and Sun. Ribbons, cash prizes and purchase wards will be given. Added attractions will be children's activities, food vendors, games, live entertainment and a bake sale. An excellent family outing.

Address: GUNTERSVILLE, AL , Guntersville, Alabama
Ph: 256-582-4378 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: mountainvalleyartscouncil.com
Fee: Admission charged

June

21 - 22 Annual Alabama Songwriter's Competition - Songwriter's Competition, Antique Car Show, "Year of Food" Art Exhibit, Children's Activities, Whole Backstage Excerpts from "Lovein' the 60's", Vintage Boats, Art, Crafts, Food, and Beverage Vendors.

FREE CONCERTS Friday and Saturday evenings

PLEASE NOTE:
Bring your own lawn chair or blanket.
NO coolers will be allowed in the festival area.

This event is sponsored by the Mountain Valley Arts Council and made possible through grants received from Alabama State Council on the Arts and the Alabama State Department of Tourism.

Address: Guntersville City Harbor and Guntersville Town Hall , Guntersville, Alabama
Ph: 256-571-7199 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.mountainvalleyartscouncil.com
Fee: Free

July

4 - 22 Arts Camp - Children ages 6-12 can explore all forms of art, including 2-D and 3-D art, music, dance and drama.

Address: Guntersville Recreation Center, Sunset Dr. & Albertville Elementary , Guntersville, Alabama
Ph: 205-582-1454 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.mountainvalleyartscouncil.org
Fee: Free

22 Show Some Muscle Car Show - Not Limited To Just Muscle Cars ... All makes and models welcome. Free to show or $20 fee to show and be judged. Proceeds going to Marshall County Christmas Coalition. Food, Drinks, Giveaways, Vehicle Judging, Free Balloons. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Address: 1716 Blount Avenue, Guntersville, AL 35976 , Guntersville, Alabama
Ph: 256-582-5823 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 256-582-2103
Email: mas4379@yahoo.com
Fee: Free

September

7 - 9 MOVA Arts Festival - This three day festival is a complete artistic experience with a songwriters competition, an arts exhibit, a children's art park, village voice performances, food and vendors! Come celebrate the arts in Alabama this September!

Address: Civitan Park, Guntersville , Guntersville, Alabama
Ph: 256-582-1454 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: mountainvalleyartscouncil.com
Fee: Admission charged

December

23 Guntersville Boat Parade (Annual Stars on the Lake). - Boats of all sizes decorated with Christmas lights parade on the lake. 6 p.m.

Address: Lake Guntersville shoreline, Lurleen Wallace Dr. , Guntersville, Alabama
Ph: 256-582-3625 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free

Attractions and Upcoming Events




Guntersville Museum and Cultural Center

Special exhibits every month (traveling and local)

Guntersville, AL Museums

Lake Guntersville State Park

Lodge, 20 chalets, 15 cottages and 18-hole golf on mountain. Camping and cabins on lake. Picnicking, tennis. More than 30 mi./48 km of hiking trails. American bald eagle winter home—

Guntersville, AL State Parks

Things to do near Guntersville, AL

Jackson County Park & Marina

Fishing pier, swimming pier, walking trails, marina, campgrounds, gardens, playgrounds, gas, picnic area and pavilions....

White Pines Golf Course

Course Access: PublicHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: Yes...

Indian Hills Golf Course

Course Access: PublicHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: Yes...