Made in North Alabama Christmas Gifts

As friends and family select the perfect gifts, they imagine the look of excitement on loved ones' faces when the package is opened. North Alabama is home to many unique attractions, and when it comes to finding that perfect unique Christmas gift, look no further than north Alabama for one-of-a-kind…

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Ice Skating in North Alabama

Grab your friends and go ice skating at one of North Alabama's unique ice skating destinations! Skating in the Park at Huntsville Museum of Art Skating in the Park at the Huntsville Museum of Art is a fun way to get some exercise, have fun, and be outdoors! Skating in the Park is from November 17…

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Holiday Wine Pairings

As the holidays quickly approach, one of the first things on busy agendas is the holiday meal. This year as the turkey, dressing, sides, and desserts are prepared, consider what wines could be served to make the holiday meal complete. Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association was instrumental in…

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How Tigers for Tomorrow Educates and Entertains

Tigers might be one of the last things you’d expect to see on your next trip to North Alabama. Think again! The non-profit organization Tigers for Tomorrow at Untamed Mountain offers an up close and personal look at all kinds of big cats! Listen to the Unexpected Adventures in North Alabama episode…

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7 Things to Do in North Alabama as a Wheelchair User

I’ve lived in northwest Georgia and just a short drive away from North Alabama for most of my life. North Alabama is an area that I love exploring because it has so much to offer, especially if you enjoy being in the great outdoors like I do. The outdoors can often be portrayed as not being the most…

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Holiday Events in North Alabama

Twinkling lights, Christmas trees, Santa...the holiday season is officially ON! There are so many fun events all over north Alabama to celebrate Christmas and the holidays, so check out these events and add them to your must-do list this holiday season! Galaxy of Lights The Galaxy of Lights at…

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Haunted North Alabama

There are so many reasons to love October: cooler weather, leaves changing, and all things haunted. Check out these cool - and maybe a little bit scary - haunted events all over north Alabama. Athens Haunt Walks In celebration of Halloween, Athens-Limestone County Tourism is offering haunted…

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Covered Bridges of North Alabama

Covered bridges are scattered all around North Alabama and remind us of the way things used to be. Blount County has the most in North Alabama, which has earned the county the "Covered Bridge Capital" title. There's a Covered Bridge Festival each October to honor and remember Blount County's covered bridges. Here's a list of North Alabama's covered bridges that are still standing: Easley…

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North Alabama Fall Bucket List

Fall means football games, colorful foliage, getting lost in a corn maze, trips to the pumpkin patch, mums, pumpkin-flavored everything, fall festivals, cooler weather, and so much more. North Alabama is a wonderful place to celebrate fall and scratch all these fall bucket list items off your list…

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North Alabama Fall Color Trail

There’s a saying that says fall is a southerner’s gift for surviving summer. If that is indeed true, North Alabama’s fall gift is gorgeous, vibrant fall foliage, and north Alabama has many breathtaking spots to see some colorful scenery. Peak time for fall color in north Alabama is anywhere from the second week in October to the first week in November, so make your plans to see all the reds…

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