Alabama Press Releases


 

Alabama, Montevallo, Event Date: February 25 - April 15, 2017

Tiptoe Through the Tulips - Over 70,000 of Them at the Festival of Tulips, American Village, Montevallo, AL

Beginning February 25 and running through mid April (depending on bloom time) the American Village is debuting a new seasonal spring event – The Festival of Tulips.   Stroll through over 70,000 blooming tulips with replicas of some of America’s most historic places as a backdrop. The American Village (3727 Highway 119, Montevallo, AL 35115) is a unique attraction in the heart of Alabama, situated on 183 acres of rolling pasture and wooded land in the ...

 

Alabama, Spanish Fort, Event Date: October 5-8, 2016

Registration Is Now Open for 13th Alabama Coastal BirdFest, Spanish Fort, AL

Registration opened with a bang on Monday, August 15, for the 13th annual Alabama Coastal BirdFest, which takes place at prime bird- and wildlife-watching locations throughout Baldwin and Mobile counties, October 5–8, 2016. Birders know the Alabama Gulf Coast is a prime spot to see birds during the fall migration, and since 2004, BirdFest has attracted visitors from more than 27 states and Canada—many returning multiple times. For both

 

Alabama, Spanish Fort, Event Date: Sept. 30-Oct. 3, 2015

Bird & Nature Watching Opportunities Abound at Alabama Coastal BirdFest, Spanish Fort, AL

Registration is underway for the 12th annual Alabama Coastal BirdFest, Sept. 30–Oct. 3, 2015. BirdFest brings together hundreds of birders from across the US and Canada to enjoy prime birdwatching opportunities on the Gulf Coast during fall migration. This year, BirdFest expands to include more of the Gulf Coast’s great outdoors—and its creatures. “The birding potential on the Alabama Gulf Coast is phenomenal and fall migration is the best time to enjoy it,” said John Borom, event founder ...

 


Alabama, Mobile & Baldwin Counties, Event Date: October 2-4, 2014

Birders Flock to Gulf Coast for 11th Alabama Coastal BirdFest

Registration continues for the 11th annual Alabama Coastal BirdFest, October 2–4, 2014. Since 2004, BirdFest has brought together thousands of birders from across the United States and Canada to enjoy prime bird watching opportunities on the Gulf Coast during fall migration. "The birding potential on the Alabama Gulf Coast is phenomenal, and during fall migration is the best time to enjoy it,” said John Borom ...

 


 

Alabama, Montevallo, Event Date: June 1 to August 31

Veterans Salute Sundays at the American Village in Montevallo, Alabama

The story of American liberty is written in ink on the parchment of the Declaration of Independence, and it is written in blood shed on hallowed ground. Who are our veterans? What did they do for our country? What do we owe them?  Through art, sculpture, graphics and multimedia technology, the National Veterans Shrine and Register of Honor tells the stories of those in each generation who have served and sacrificed for America and for liberty. At the American Village, on Sundays (3727 Hwy 119, Montevallo, AL), June 1 to August 31, 1-5 p.m., they salute America's veterans ...

 


 

Alabama, Montevallo, Event Date: June 2-August 29

Celebrate America at the American Village, Montevallo, Alabama, June 2-August 29

Step back in time and become part of the great American journey for independence at the American Village in Montevallo, Alabama. The American Village is offering red, white and blue family fun this summer (Monday through Friday, June 2-August 29; excluding June 24-26, July 3, 25). The American Village, located just 30 minutes south of Birmingham, Alabama (3727 Hwy 119, Montevallo, AL), is a national treasure. Washington Hall, inspired by George Washington’s Mount Vernon home, a Colonial chapel, courthouse, full-sized Oval Office, and a Concord Bridge replica are  ...