Anniston Bar Crawls Present Flannel Fest 2023

Flannelfest

  Don’t you just love a comfortable, cozy flannel shirt? You’ll have the perfect opportunity to sport your favorite flannel, courtesy of Anniston Bar Crawls, as they have a fun event planned for this Saturday, December 16–Flannel Fest 2023! From 8 pm until the clock strikes midnight, gear up to participate in a fun stroll […]

Redbird Willow Farm: Where Animals Touch Hearts and Lives

red willow farm

Not that any animal farm is “ordinary,” but Redbird Willow Farm of Calhoun County is uniquely wonderful. Beyond the opportunity to interact with friendly, lovable domestic animals like alpacas, llamas, ponies, rabbits, goats, and even two curious emus, the farm’s deeper purpose resonates as you walk around the grounds. It’s built on the memory of […]

Calhoun County Christmas Parades & Events 2023

Christmas Calhoun County

Saint Nicholas is prepping for his annual worldwide journey. His elves are scrambling to make sure all pre-Christmas packages are wrapped and ready. Christmas carolers are warming their vocal chords. Bakeries far and wide are making sugar cookies, cakes, pies, and other delicious treats. And families are decorating. Christmas is just around the corner, and […]

Seasonal Must-Buy Shoes in Calhoun County

Martins Shoes

Black Friday will be here in the blink of an eye. Were you planning to squeeze in a little shoe shopping for yourself? Or are you seeking an out-of-the-box gift item for your wife, mom, or teen daughter? Attractive shoes that are also ultra-comfortable don’t come along every day. Last spring, I got the special […]

A Weekend Under the Stars – Timberline Cheaha at Cheaha State Park

Timberline Cheaha

If you are looking for a unique outdoor experience near Calhoun County, Alabama, then Timberline Glamping at Cheaha State Park should be your next adventure. Nestled among the towering trees and picturesque landscapes of Alabama’s oldest operating state park, Timberline Glamping offers a camping experience like no other. Not only is the park home to […]

The Oxford Festival of Lights Radiates Christmas in 2023

Oxford Festival of Lights

While it’s true that “all that glitters is not gold,” there happens to be one particular holiday event in Calhoun County that is sure to provide a wealth of fun for your family this Christmas. Get ready for the Oxford Festival of Lights to roll out its sparkling red carpet this Friday, November 17th. Located […]

The Best Places to Get Thanksgiving Dinner in Calhoun County 2023

Thanksgiving In Calhoun County

  Have you been noticing a larger-than-average amount of Butterball turkeys on display at your grocery store of choice? If so, there’s a very good reason behind it. Thanksgiving is on the way! Let’s face it, though. Many of us have busy, stressful lives, and would like a little help when it comes to preparing […]

Buy a Tree Change a Life – The Best Christmas Tree Sale in Calhoun County

Christmas Tree Sale

We know. During this time of the year, there seems to be a frenzied mash-up of the three major holidays all rolled into one–Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas (wait, there’s also New Years…). While you may not be focused on Christmas yet, it’s important to be aware of important upcoming events in advance so that you […]

Kellypalooza 2023: The Best Annual Music Event of Calhoun County Rocks It Out

Kellypalooza

Autumn is one of the best times of the year to pull out your camping chairs, coolers, and sweaters, and attend outdoor live music events. There is a history of great outdoor music events and festivals across Alabama that have introduced folks to awesome local and touring bands who are experts in keeping crowds entertained. […]

Get Pedaling at the Coldwater Mountain Fat Tire Festival 2023

Fat Tire Festival

The Coldwater Mountain Fat Tire Festival, an annual event that first began in 2016, is set to draw cyclists from Alabama and the Southeast to Anniston, Alabama for three days of biking events, games, food, live music, and more. Hosted by the Northeast Alabama Bicycle Association (NEABA), the festival allows cyclists the opportunity to explore […]