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North Alabama is full of adventure! If you love food, we've got it. If you love festivals, we've got them. If you love the outdoors, we've got plenty of places to explore. Whatever you love, we're sure to have something for you. Check out our blog posts, and you'll see what we mean.

Author: Vanessa Bowser

Vanessa Bowser was born in Florence, Alabama and currently resides in Muscle Shoals. She loves everything about Alabama; from the beautiful sunrises on the gulf to the beautiful sunsets on the Singing Tennessee River (and everything in between). Recently retired as a school counselor, she is now able to explore her passion for photography and is excited about the opportunity to share experiences from her southern life with everyone as a North Alabama Ambassador! You can follow her on Instagram at @a_southern_life.

Sunday afternoon, I had the opportunity to visit The Belue Place in Lexington, AL. Open each Saturday and Sunday in October, The Belue Place is truly a wonderful place to take the kids for an afternoon of activities and fun. Kids of all ages will enjoy the corn maze, petting zoo, pumpkin patch, pumpkin painting station, hayride, cow train and more. Moms will love the photo areas for Insta-worthy

Here in North Alabama, we have something that other similar regions do not. We have music: music history, music production, Grammy winning artists, songwriters, live music venues, etc. There’s even a documentary film named for our area: Muscle Shoals. If you are a music lover or know someone who is, consider visiting North Alabama to learn more about our history and current music scene. If you are