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CONTACT: Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association
PHONE: 256.350.3500 / 800.648.5381
Two Days of Free Fun and Entertainment in Guin
Decatur, Ala. – The popular Mayfest transforms downtown Guin into a venue for free family fun, attracting thousands of visitors to the wholesome North Alabama community. For two days, festivalgoers are treated to live music, games, a dog show, 5K race, barbecue cook-off, car show and plenty of good food. Hosted by the City of Guin, the event is set for May 20-21, 2022.
On Friday, May 20, gates open at 5:30 p.m. and the music lineup features headliner John Berry. The Mayfest 5K Run hits the street bright and early Saturday morning, May 21, in front of Guin City Hall. Activities get underway at 8 a.m. and include a barbecue cook-off, car show, dog show, games and more live music. The music lineup on Saturday features local bands who will keep everyone entertained throughout the day while a variety of concessions will keep bellies full. The day typically wraps up around 3 p.m.
Mayfest takes place in downtown Guin at “the square.” Admission is free. For more information, call Guin City Hall at 205-468-2242.
About Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association (AMLA)
AMLA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion and development of the travel industry within the 16 northernmost counties of the state. It is supported by 500-plus members consisting of chambers of commerce, Convention & Visitors Bureaus, attractions, campgrounds, festivals, communities, counties, golf courses, restaurants, tour operators, accommodations, vendors, financial institutions and individuals. Counties included within the AMLA region are Blount, Cherokee, Colbert, Cullman, DeKalb, Etowah, Franklin, Jackson, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Limestone, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Morgan and Winston. Additional information on North Alabama destinations, accommodations and special events is available by calling 800.648.5381 or by visiting www.NorthAlabama.org. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @VisitNorthAL and like us at www.facebook.com/VisitNorthAL.