Events and areas available for recreation and leisure are what many think make Blount County a truly wonderful and unique place to live! But Blount County’s best resource isn’t it’s scenic rolling mountains, it’s closely manicured golf courses, or even it’s covered bridges — Blount’s best resource is its people!

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Welcome to Blount County, Alabama, where safe communities with beautiful homes and public facilities reflect a special spirit of civic pride! It's only 45 minutes from Birmingham, so come experience Blount County.

palisades park

Palisades Park

Limestone Springs

Limestone Springs Golf Course

Blountsville Historical Park

Blountsville Historical Park

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Blount County Tourism

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Covered Bridges of Northern Alabama

Covered bridges are scattered all around…

rickwood caverns

Rickwood Caverns State Park

Oneonta Recreation Park

Oneonta Recereation Park

Downtown Oneonta

Downtown Oneonta

Locust Fork River

Locust Fork River

Wallace State Oneonta Campus

Wallace State at Oneonta

Oneonta Senior Center

Oneonta Senior Center

St. Vincents Oneonta

St. Vincents Blount

High quality of life and low cost of living.

“In Blount County, Alabama we found the perfect combination of high quality of life and low cost of living. We could have retired anywhere in the country, but the stunningly beautiful natural setting and the friendly people made this an easy choice."

- Barbara Anderson

Blount Resident of 17 years


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Upcoming Events

Watermelon Festival Aug 19

Watermelon Festival

Plenty of sweet juicy fun is on tap the third weekend in August when summer’s favorite fruit takes…

Mule Day Sep 23

Mule Day

The Winfield Mule Day festival is held on the 4th Saturday in September, rain or shine. Next…

Sizzle & Smoke Sep 23

Sizzle & Smoke

Mosaic Mentoring welcomes you to SIZZLE & SMOKE We are proud to announce a KCBS sanctioned (both…

Canyon Half Marathon Oct 08

Canyon Half Marathon

  • Recurring on the 2nd Saturday of October

Fort Payne, AL - Jacksonville State University and the Little River Canyon Center is pleased to…

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