Calendar Event Full!
There’s plenty to do in Montgomery in 2017. From local theatre, family-fun festivals, concerts and more, we're not afraid to go above and beyond this year. Book your trip today!
Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 8:00AM – 4:00PM
Riverfront Park, 355 Commerce Street, Montgomery, AL
This August marks the 8th anniversary of the Montgomery Dragon Boat Race and Festival, and it promises to be an exciting one!
Monday, August 21 to Monday, August 28 2017
What's Cool this Weekend
Beer and Yoga
Buckmasters Expo 2017
August 18 - 20
Manicures, Massages, & Merriment
Capri Cultural Film Festival
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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.
PRESS. Have I got a story for you!
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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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.
HALF OF FAMOUS ‘70s POP DUEO LIVED HERE… Toni Tenille from The Captain and Tenille lived in Montgomery.
HIGH-TECH COMMITMENT TO EQUALITY AND JUSTICE…Montgomery’s Civil Rights Memorial and Center houses an electronic “Wall of Tolerance” where you can enter your name to forever become a part of the march for justice.