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., Jun. 24, 2017, 9:00AM – 2:00PM
187th Fighter Wing, Alabama Air National Guard 5187 Selma Hwy, Montgomery, Alabama 36108
The 187th Fighter Wing is hosting the first day of the Tuskegee Airmen Legacy Open House from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., Saturday, June 24, 2017, at the Montgomery Regional Air National Guard Base.
Friday, June 23 to Friday, June 30 2017
What's Cool this Weekend
Montgomery Biscuits Grand Re-Opening Weekend
June 22 - 25
Montgomery Pride Festival 2017
June 23 - 25
187th Fighter Wing Open House
MAO’s A TOTAL Health Fair
Gun & Knife Show
June 24 & 25
Katt Williams Great America Tour
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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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Cool Story Ideas
EARLY TEXT MESSAGE THAT CHANGED THE COUNTRY? … on April 11, 1861, President of the Confederacy Jefferson Davis issued the telegraph containing the orders to fire on Fort Sumter. That message was sent from the Winter Building on Dexter Avenue, thus beginning the War Between the States.
JET SKI CHAMPIONSHIP SPREE…the country’s best Watercross defenders competed here in Montgomery on the Alabama River for the title of U.S. Open of Watercross Champ.
PADDLES UP!…the Montgomery Dragon Boat Festival was the first in Alabama and is now the largest Dragon Boat Festival east of the Mississippi and one of the largest attended festivals in the River Region.