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There’s plenty to do in Montgomery in 2015. From regional triathlons, family-fun festivals, quidditch matches and more, we're not afraid to go above and beyond this year.  Book your trip today!

Thu., Jan. 29, 2015, 7:30PM – 9:00PM

The New York Woodwind Quintet

Wilson Auditorium - Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, One Museum Drive, Montgomery, AL 36117

Enjoy a special concert with the Montgomery Chamber Music Organization on January 29 at the Wilson Auditorium of the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA).

Thursday, January 29 to Thursday, February 5 2015

After School Art II

FREE Guided Tour at the Museum of Alabama

Slow Flow Yoga

Cider Saturdays at Old Alabama Town

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

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.

This brand new 90,000 square foot indoor sports facility is adjacent to Cramton Bowl. The main floor is approximately 70,000 square feet with a seating capacity of 4,000. The lower level is approximately 20,000 square feet. Admission varie, s. Call for schedule. , ,
This new facility includes eight lit soccer fields along with two stadium fields., , ,

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.

The Latest Press

There’s big news in the Montgomery, Alabama restaurant scene. One of the city’s most popular restaurants announced last week that Chef Wesley True will be leaving the restaurant True, located at 503 Cloverdale Road, to pursue other opportunities. Yesterday, Miguel Figueroa was named as the new chef.

October 7 Patti LaBelle in Concert at ASU in March 2015

September 11 Inaugural River Region Hotel Olympic Showcased Montgomery’s Hidden Hospitality Heroes

April 28 YMCA of Greater Montgomery Seeking Stories from the Community; Awarding Prizes

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HAVE A WILD TIME…the Montgomery Zoo houses habitats from five different continents. At the Zoo you can feed the giraffes, take a paddle boat cruise or train ride. And now you can “view the zoo” from atop on a brand new sky lift. Fun events at the Zoo include ZooBrew, Zoobilation, ZooBoo, Ballet and the Beasts and the annual Christmas Lights Festival. 

FLOATING FUN…Montgomery’s Riverboat, the Harriott II, offers cruises for the whole family from dinner cruises to an afternoon blues cruise, even themed cruises for holidays. 

MONTGOMERY’S STARRING ROLE … the majority of the hit film "Big Fish," starring Ewan McGregor and Albert Finney and the 1990 release, “The Long Walk Home” starring Sissy Spacek and Whoopi Goldberg, were filmed in Montgomery and the River Region.