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SEPTEMBER 2016

September 20, 2016 - September 30, 2017 (8:30 AM - 6:00 PM)

Fitness Classes offered:

Weekely schedule and special events

https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=629284&stype=-7&sView=day&sLoc=0

Event's Official Web Page Location: InvivoFitness
Contact: jenny Phone: 918-805-6610 Click to e-mail jenny

JULY 2017

July 20 - 23, 2017

Charity Poker Run on the water raising money for Georgia children's charities. We are a 501(c)3 organization that has raised over $2 million dollars for organizations like Camp Twinlakes, Camp Sunshine, and the Boys and Girls Club of Lake Lanier.

Contact: Sydney Gordon Click to e-mail Sydney Gordon

July 20 - 23, 2017

Charity Poker Run on the water raising money for Georgia children's charities. We are a 501(c)3 organization that has raised over $2 million dollars for organizations like Camp Twinlakes, Camp Sunshine, and the Boys and Girls Club of Lake Lanier.

Contact: Sydney Gordon Click to e-mail Sydney Gordon

July 20 - 23, 2017

Charity Poker Run on the water raising money for Georgia children's charities. We are a 501(c)3 organization that has raised over $2 million dollars for organizations like Camp Twinlakes, Camp Sunshine, and the Boys and Girls Club of Lake Lanier.

Contact: Sydney Gordon Click to e-mail Sydney Gordon

July 20 - 23, 2017

Charity Poker Run on the water raising money for Georgia children's charities. We are a 501(c)3 organization that has raised over $2 million dollars for organizations like Camp Twinlakes, Camp Sunshine, and the Boys and Girls Club of Lake Lanier.

Contact: Sydney Gordon Click to e-mail Sydney Gordon

July 20, 2017

Performing: Sean Benz and The Castels

Location: Arnolds Park Roof Garden

July 21 - 23, 2017

OWA is a premier destination resort opening summer 2017 in the heart of Southern Alabama.

Phone: (251) 923-2111

July 22, 2017

Concert begins at 7:30 p.m.

Event's Official Web Page Location: Arnolds Park Preservation Plaza

July 22, 2017 (7:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Farmer's Market 2017, showcasing the best that area growers have to offer, including fresh fruits and vegetables, herbs, cheeses, breads, goat milk products, and the occasional craft item. Rain or shine.
Call 256-329-9227 for Information or to become a registered vendor.

Location: Mainstreet Farmers Market (GPS)

July 22, 2017 (8:30 AM - 4:45 PM)

Entry fee is $150 (for one hand of cards)
includes an official T-shirt, a Lake Martin Summer T-shirt, one key to the treasure chest and two meal tickets for the Kowaliga Restaurant celebration.

Please make check payable to Alexander City Lions Club and return with registration to any Russell Marine location or mail to:
Russell Lands
Attn: Emily Sprayberry
2544 Willow Point Road,
Alexander City, AL 35010
For more information, call 256-212-1416.

  • You must be 18 years or older to enter. Participants
    under 18 may enter with a parent or guardian.
  • Registration will begin at 8:30am-11am At the ridge marina.
  • You will pick up a card from the following locations at the indicated times

• The ridge Marina (256)397-1300
• river north marina (256)397-1500
• harbor pointe marina (256)825-0600
• real island marina (334)857-2741
• kowaliga marina (334)857-2111
• koaliga restaurant (256)215-7035

  • POKER RUN AND TREASURE CHEST WINNERS ANNOUNCED AT KOWALIGA RESTAURANT 4PM - 4:45PM. YOU MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN.
  • Swapping or trading cards is strictly prohibited. Violators will be disqualified.
  • To improve your hand, one additional card may be purchased for a $25 donation. This can only be done at Kowaliga Restaurant between 2PM and 4PM.
  • Additional meal tickets may be purchased for a $10 donation at Kowaliga Restaurant.
  • Event management reserves the right to make any rule interpretations and/or decisions regarding this event. Any question during the event can be directed to any participating marina, or you may call (256)749-4388.
  • HIGHEST HAND — 1ST, 2ND, AND 3RD $3000 TOTAL
  • WORST HAND —1ST, 2ND, 3RD $1500 TOTAL
  • BEST CREW — 1ST, 2ND, 3RD $1200 TOTAL
  • TREASURE CHEST — $2000 IN PRIZES
Location: Ridge Marina (GPS)
Contact: Emily Sprayberry Phone: 256-212-1416

July 22, 2017 (6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)

Tickets available online at (alexandercitychamber.com)

Tickets are $20.00 in advance and $30.00 at the gate.  No coolers or outside food allowed in Strand Park.  Full concessions, including beer, will be available for purchase inside Strand Park.

 

Location: Strand Park (GPS)
Phone: 256-234-3461

July 22, 2017 (8:00 PM)

MASTERS OF SOUL is a celebration of these artists, their music, and style. The show features stylishly costumed, fully choreographed tributes to both male and female groups backed by a live band

Contact: Rebecca Harris Phone: 334.291.4711 Click to e-mail Rebecca Harris

July 23, 2017 (9:00 AM - 9:45 AM)

Charles Gattis, Retired. United Methodist Church 

Location: Church in the Pines (GPS)

July 26, 2017

Presenting: Napoleon Dynamite

Movie begins at sunset.

Event's Official Web Page Location: Arnolds Park Preservation Plaza

July 27, 2017

Performing: Andy Yaun and Velaires

Location: Arnolds Park Roof Garden

July 28, 2017 (7:00 PM)

Come join Chattahoochee RiverWarden in our 7th Anniversary Celebration for an evening to support the protection and preservation of our Chattahoochee River.

Phone: (706) 649-2326 Click to e-mail

July 29, 2017

Concert begins at 7:30 p.m.

Event's Official Web Page Location: Arnolds Park Preservation Plaza

July 29, 2017 (7:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Farmer's Market 2017, showcasing the best that area growers have to offer, including fresh fruits and vegetables, herbs, cheeses, breads, goat milk products, and the occasional craft item. Rain or shine.
Call 256-329-9227 for Information or to become a registered vendor.

Location: Mainstreet Farmers Market (GPS)

July 30, 2017 (9:00 AM - 9:45 AM)

John Verciglio, Senior Pastor, First United Methodist Church.  Alexander City.

Location: Church in the Pines (GPS)

AUGUST 2017

August 2, 2017

Presenting: The Secret Life of Pets

Movie begins at sunset.

Event's Official Web Page Location: Arnolds Park Preservation Plaza

August 3, 2017

Performing: TJ Express and Elvis Night

Location: Arnolds Park Roof Garden

August 5, 2017

Concert begins at 7:30 p.m.

Event's Official Web Page Location: Arnolds Park Preservation Plaza

August 5, 2017
Location: Upper Tallapoosa
Contact: Lex Brown Phone: 256-239-6399

August 5, 2017

Pending 

Location: Holt Lake (GPS)
Contact: Ed Cook Phone: 205-331-1365

August 5, 2017 (7:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Farmer's Market 2017, showcasing the best that area growers have to offer, including fresh fruits and vegetables, herbs, cheeses, breads, goat milk products, and the occasional craft item. Rain or shine.
Call 256-329-9227 for Information or to become a registered vendor.

Location: Mainstreet Farmers Market (GPS)

August 5, 2017 (7:00 AM - 2:00 PM)

Come down and support your local fire department on trade day if your hungry! We will have burger and hot dog plates! (Every first Saturday of the month)

Location: Equality (GPS)

August 5, 2017 (7:00 PM - 11:00 PM)

Come join the fun of our Full Moon Parties at Sunset Cove! Dance the night away under the stars with live entertainment on the Sunset Cove Stage! This week's band is Redneck Blonde.

At the end of the night, grab a seat on the beach and watch our fireworks spectacular before heading home! It's party time after dark at Sunset Cove, and you don't want to miss the best event on the lake this year!


August 5, 2017 (7:00 PM - 11:00 PM)

Come join the fun of our Full Moon Parties at Sunset Cove! Dance the night away under the stars with live entertainment on the Sunset Cove Stage! This week's band is Redneck Blonde.

At the end of the night, grab a seat on the beach and watch our fireworks spectacular before heading home! It's party time after dark at Sunset Cove, and you don't want to miss the best event on the lake this year!


August 6, 2017 (9:00 AM - 9:45 AM)

John Mann, Retired. United Methodist, Dadeville.

Location: Church in the Pines (GPS)

August 9, 2017

Presenting: Hidden Figures

Movie begins at sunset.

Event's Official Web Page Location: Arnolds Park Preservation Plaza

August 10, 2017

Performing: Slow Jam and Kevin King

Location: Arnolds Park Roof Garden


August 12, 2017

Concert begins at 7:30 p.m.

Event's Official Web Page Location: Arnolds Park Preservation Plaza

August 12, 2017 (7:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Farmer's Market 2017, showcasing the best that area growers have to offer, including fresh fruits and vegetables, herbs, cheeses, breads, goat milk products, and the occasional craft item. Rain or shine.
Call 256-329-9227 for Information or to become a registered vendor.

Location: Mainstreet Farmers Market (GPS)

August 12, 2017 (8:00 AM)

All courses are held on Saturdays for eight hours at their facility in Flowery Branch, GA.

You may choose from February 25th, March 25th, April 29th, May 20th, June 24th, July 15th, August 12th, September 16th, October 16th or November 14th.

Event's Official Web Page Location: U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary

August 12 - 13, 2017 (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

The Heyday Wake Boats National ProWatercross Tour will be coming to Hartwell for two exciting days on the water. There will be food, vendors, kids activities and lots of racing action on the water. Plus a stunt show at noon everyday. Tickets are $5.00 and good for the whole weekend, kids 6 and under get in free.

Event's Official Web Page Location: Long Point Receation Area

August 13, 2017 (9:00 AM - 9:45 AM)

James Cullins, Retired.  Church of Christ, Alexander City.

Location: Church in the Pines (GPS)

August 17, 2017

Performing: Expressions and Richie Lee

Location: Arnolds Park Roof Garden

August 18 - 19, 2017 (7:00 PM - 2:00 PM)

Synopsis: Mix a hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Ptyhon, and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit! This two-time Tony and Drama Desk Award-winning treat-of-a-mystery is packed with nonstop laughs, over 150 zany characters, an on-stage plane crash, handcuffs, missing fingers and some good old-fashioned romance! It's fun for ages 11 and up.

 

When: Friday, August 18 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, August 19 at 2 p.m.  

Where: Wilson Carr Rehearsal Hall just off the lobby of the Bean-Brown Theatre

Available Roles: three male, one female

What to Prepare: cold readings from the script and improvisational games

Rehearsals will begin August 21, and are generally M-F evenings and some Sunday afternoons. The final schedule will be published after casting.

Performance Dates:

Friday, September 22 - 7:30 pm

Saturday, September 23 - 7:30 pm

Sunday, September 24 - 2:00 pm

Wednesday, September 27 - 2:00 pm

Thursday, September 28 - 7:30 pm

Friday, September 29 - 7:30 pm

Saturday, September 30 - 2:00 pm

Sunday, October 1 - 2:00 pm

Contact: Harley Sabbagh Phone: 2053912277 Click to e-mail Harley Sabbagh

August 19, 2017

Concert begins at 7:30 p.m.

Event's Official Web Page Location: Arnolds Park Preservation Plaza

August 19, 2017 (7:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Farmer's Market 2017, showcasing the best that area growers have to offer, including fresh fruits and vegetables, herbs, cheeses, breads, goat milk products, and the occasional craft item. Rain or shine.
Call 256-329-9227 for Information or to become a registered vendor.

Location: Mainstreet Farmers Market (GPS)

August 20, 2017 (9:00 AM - 9:45 AM)

Mulder Memorial United Methodist Church Speaker, Wetumpka.

Location: Church in the Pines (GPS)

August 21, 2017 (2:30 PM)

On Aug. 21, at 2:36 p.m., the moon will completely cover the face of the sun, creating about two minutes of darkness and a temperature drop of about 15 degrees. Plan your party!!


August 21, 2017 (2:30 PM)

On Aug. 21, at 2:36 p.m., the moon will completely cover the face of the sun, creating about two minutes of darkness and a temperature drop of about 15 degrees. Plan your party!!


August 26, 2017

Concert begins at 7:30 p.m.

Event's Official Web Page Location: Arnolds Park Preservation Plaza

August 26, 2017

Calhoun County

Location: H Neely Henry Lake (GPS)
Contact: Casandra Lewis Maudsley Phone: 205-472-0481

August 26, 2017 (7:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Farmer's Market 2017, showcasing the best that area growers have to offer, including fresh fruits and vegetables, herbs, cheeses, breads, goat milk products, and the occasional craft item. Rain or shine.
Call 256-329-9227 for Information or to become a registered vendor.

Location: Mainstreet Farmers Market (GPS)

August 27, 2017 (9:00 AM - 9:45 AM)

Jeremiah Castille, Jeremiah Castille Ministries, Birmingham.

Location: Church in the Pines (GPS)

SEPTEMBER 2017

September 2, 2017 (7:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Farmer's Market 2017, showcasing the best that area growers have to offer, including fresh fruits and vegetables, herbs, cheeses, breads, goat milk products, and the occasional craft item. Rain or shine.
Call 256-329-9227 for Information or to become a registered vendor.

Location: Mainstreet Farmers Market (GPS)

September 3, 2017 (9:00 AM - 9:45 AM)

(Labor Day Weekend)

Mickey Morgan, Retired. United Methodist, Birmingham.

Location: Church in the Pines (GPS)

September 9, 2017 (7:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Farmer's Market 2017, showcasing the best that area growers have to offer, including fresh fruits and vegetables, herbs, cheeses, breads, goat milk products, and the occasional craft item. Rain or shine.
Call 256-329-9227 for Information or to become a registered vendor.

Location: Mainstreet Farmers Market (GPS)

September 9, 2017 (7:00 PM - 11:00 PM)

Come join the fun of our Full Moon Parties at Sunset Cove! Dance the night away under the stars with live entertainment on the Sunset Cove Stage! This week's band is Fly Betty.

At the end of the night, grab a seat on the beach and watch our fireworks spectacular before heading home! It's party time after dark at Sunset Cove, and you don't want to miss the best event on the lake this year!


September 9, 2017 (7:00 PM - 11:00 PM)

Come join the fun of our Full Moon Parties at Sunset Cove! Dance the night away under the stars with live entertainment on the Sunset Cove Stage! This week's band is Fly Betty.

At the end of the night, grab a seat on the beach and watch our fireworks spectacular before heading home! It's party time after dark at Sunset Cove, and you don't want to miss the best event on the lake this year!


September 10, 2017 (9:00 AM - 9:45 AM)

Brian Erickson, Senior Pastor, Trinity United Methodist Church, Birmingham.

Location: Church in the Pines (GPS)

September 15, 2017

Cullman County 

Location: Smith Lake
Contact: Jim Murphy Phone: 205-529-5981

September 16, 2017 (7:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Farmer's Market 2017, showcasing the best that area growers have to offer, including fresh fruits and vegetables, herbs, cheeses, breads, goat milk products, and the occasional craft item. Rain or shine.
Call 256-329-9227 for Information or to become a registered vendor.

Location: Mainstreet Farmers Market (GPS)

September 16, 2017 (8:00 AM)

All courses are held on Saturdays for eight hours at their facility in Flowery Branch, GA.

You may choose from February 25th, March 25th, April 29th, May 20th, June 24th, July 15th, August 12th, September 16th, October 16th or November 14th.

Event's Official Web Page Location: U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary

September 17, 2017 (9:00 AM - 9:45 AM)

James Cullins, Retired.  Church of Christ, Alexander City.

Location: Church in the Pines (GPS)

September 22 - 23, 2017
Location: Lake Demopolis (GPS)
Contact: Jesse Johnson Phone: 334-289-6160

September 23, 2017 (7:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Farmer's Market 2017, showcasing the best that area growers have to offer, including fresh fruits and vegetables, herbs, cheeses, breads, goat milk products, and the occasional craft item. Rain or shine.
Call 256-329-9227 for Information or to become a registered vendor.

Location: Mainstreet Farmers Market (GPS)

September 23, 2017 (7:15 AM - 12:00 PM)

Swim with the Olympians! Swim Across America is planning a big splash for the 5th annual Atlanta Open Water Swim at Lake Lanier on Saturday, September 23, 2017. More than 10 Olympians will join regional swimmers for half-mile, 1-mile, 5 K and 2-mile relay options, and an inaugural Duck Splash for less-confident Swimmers. The cost is $50, or $20 for the Duck Splash. Proceeds benefit Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. To sign up or to support the Swim, please visit Swim Across America.

Event's Official Web Page Location: Lake Lanier
Contact: Elizabeth Haas Phone: 404-769-0470 Click to e-mail Elizabeth Haas

September 23, 2017 (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

Fall Festival

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Downtown Dadeville

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Arts & Crafts vendors, food vendors, inflatables for kids.

Vendor booths are available contact Dadeville Area Chamber of Commerce for application. 256-825-4019 or chamber@dadeville.com

Location: Downtown Dadeville
Contact: Dadeville Area Chamber of Commerce Phone: 256-825-4019 Click to e-mail Dadeville Area Chamber of Commerce

September 24, 2017 (9:00 AM - 9:45 AM)

Mike Holly, Associate Pastor of Bluff Park United Methodist Church, Birmingham.

Location: Church in the Pines (GPS)

September 30, 2017 (7:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Farmer's Market 2017, showcasing the best that area growers have to offer, including fresh fruits and vegetables, herbs, cheeses, breads, goat milk products, and the occasional craft item. Rain or shine.
Call 256-329-9227 for Information or to become a registered vendor.

Location: Mainstreet Farmers Market (GPS)

OCTOBER 2017

October 5 - 7, 2017
Location: Wolf Creek Park

October 5, 2017

Winston County

Location: Lewis Smith Lake (GPS)
Contact: Jim Eason Click to e-mail Jim Eason

October 7, 2017
Location: Smith Lake Bass and Music Festival

October 7, 2017 (7:00 PM - 11:00 PM)

Come join the fun of our Full Moon Parties at Sunset Cove! Dance the night away under the stars with live entertainment on the Sunset Cove Stage! This week's band is Butch and the Buckhead.

At the end of the night, grab a seat on the beach and watch our fireworks spectacular before heading home! It's party time after dark at Sunset Cove, and you don't want to miss the best event on the lake this year!


October 7, 2017 (7:00 PM - 11:00 PM)

Come join the fun of our Full Moon Parties at Sunset Cove! Dance the night away under the stars with live entertainment on the Sunset Cove Stage! This week's band is Butch and the Buckhead.

At the end of the night, grab a seat on the beach and watch our fireworks spectacular before heading home! It's party time after dark at Sunset Cove, and you don't want to miss the best event on the lake this year!


October 12 - 15, 2017

The 46th Annual National Shrimp Festival™ will be held October 12-15, 2017. The festival is held annually in the heart of Gulf Shores, Alabama. The festival is one of the nation's premier outdoor festivals.

Event's Official Web Page Location: Gulf Shores Public Beaches
Phone: (251) 968-7200

October 16, 2017 (8:00 AM)

All courses are held on Saturdays for eight hours at their facility in Flowery Branch, GA.

You may choose from February 25th, March 25th, April 29th, May 20th, June 24th, July 15th, August 12th, September 16th, October 16th or November 14th.


October 24 - 26, 2017

or Marlin Glover at
770-445-0824

Location: Wedowee Lake
Contact: Sheila Smith Phone: 205-396-5093

October 28, 2017
Location: Mitchell Lake (GPS)
Contact: Steve Miles Phone: 205-612-2185

October 30 - November 2, 2017
Location: H Neely Henry Lake (GPS)
Contact: Lisa Dover Phone: 256-549-0900

NOVEMBER 2017

November 3 - 4, 2017

(Tallapoosa River)

Location: Lake Martin
Contact: John Thompson Phone: 334-399-3289 Click to e-mail John Thompson

November 3 - 4, 2017

he Florida Seafood Festival is a two day event annually drawing tens of thousands of visitors to the historic town of Apalachicola in scenic Franklin County.

Event's Official Web Page Location: Battery Park

November 5, 2017 (2:00 AM - 2:00 AM)
The clock is set back one hour at 2:00 AM (First Sunday in November). Remember to winterize your boat(s) If you will not be using them in the winter months. Remember to change smoke detector batteries.


November 14, 2017 (8:00 AM)

All courses are held on Saturdays for eight hours at their facility in Flowery Branch, GA.

You may choose from February 25th, March 25th, April 29th, May 20th, June 24th, July 15th, August 12th, September 16th, October 16th or November 14th.


DECEMBER 2017

December 25, 2017
Location: All Over The World

JANUARY 2018

January 1, 2018
Location: All Over The World

MARCH 2018

March 11, 2018 (2:00 AM - 2:00 AM)
The clock is set forward one hour at 2:00 AM (Second Sunday in March). Remember to change smoke detector batteries.

JUNE 2018

June 2 - 9, 2018
National Fishing and Boating Week (NFBW) - A national celebration of fishing and boating. Coinciding with most state's free fishing days, NFBW occurs each year during the first full week of June.