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CONTACT: Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association
PHONE: 256.350.3500 / 800.648.5381
Rogersville’s Fall Frenzy Set for October 28
Decatur, Ala. – The town of Rogersville welcomes the arrival of fall with a one day festival filled with activities for the entire family to enjoy. Set for October 28, 2017, Fall Frenzy invites locals and visitors to visit downtown Rogersville and along with shopping in local shops and boutiques, there will be additional fun from activities such as a chili cook-off, costume parades, live music, car and truck show and more.
The festival gets underway at 8 a.m. and throughout the day, a variety of free family fun is planned. This year’s event features a car, truck and motorcycle show, complete with Cars and Coffee cruise in. Children are invited to don their best costume and participate in the Children’s Costume Parade and four-legged friends are asked to sport their favorite costume and enjoy a walk with their master in the Pet’s Costume Parade. A bounce house and slide, as well as an inflatable soccer target wall, a paint the pumpkin station will also provide hours of entertainment. Festivalgoers will be greeted with live music in the downtown area, and things could get a little spicy with the annual chili cook-off.
A schedule of events is as follows (subject to change):
8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Craft, Clothing and Food Vendors
8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Kids Train
8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Bounce House, Slide, Soccer Target Wall
8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Paint a Pumpkin Station
8 a.m. – 1 p.m. Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show
11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Live Music
12 p.m. – 1 p.m. Chili Cook-off
1 p.m. Kid and Pet Costume Parade
The event wraps up at 2 p.m. All activities take place in downtown Rogersville, one block off of Highway 72 at the traffic light. Admission is free. For more information or a vendor application form, contact Kate Brown with the Rogersville Chamber of Commerce at 256.247.9449.
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.