Local Happenings Categorized: Alabama

runArab Virtual Race – Arab, AL

Date:  July 23, 2020 – July 26, 2020 Contact: Brooke Hemphill  Fees/Admission: 5K – $25 10K – $30 Half Marathon – $40 Chamber Triple Challenge – $80 Kids Fun Run – $20 This virtual race is for runners and walkers alike and consists of a 5K, 10K, or 1/2 Marathon. Try the Chamber Triple Challenge and run all three. We couldn’t forget the kids and have added a kid’s one-mile fun run! Participants may walk or run at… Read more »

Drive-In Movies – Cullman, AL

Date: Friday, June 19, 2020: Space Jam Friday, July 17, 2020: E.T. Time: 8:45pm Cost: Free Location: Nesmith Park Bring the entire family for an old-fashioned drive-in movie that will be shown on a blow-up screen in front of the old Nesmith Pool! Dates and times for this event are subject to change due to weather; check the Cullman Parks, Recreation, & Sports Tourism Facebook page for updates.

Fourth of July Celebrations in Your Area -2020

Looking for a fun way to celebrate the fourth of July this year? OTELCO has got you covered with a compilation of Independence day events throughout all of our footprints. Whether you are looking for fireworks in Alabama, or want to see a parade in Maine, we know of a place you can go. Short Cuts: Alabama Maine Missouri Alabama Cullman: Fireworks Over Cullman At 9:00 pm on July 4th the town of Cullman will… Read more »

Early History of Churches in Guntersville – Guntersville Museum, AL

Date: Summer Time:  Tuesday – Friday: 10:00AM – 4:00PM • Saturday: 1:00PM – 4:00PM Place: 1215 Rayburn Avenue, Guntersville, Alabama 35976 Contact: (256) 571-7597 • #ob#thagrefivyyrzhfrhz#at#thagrefivyyrny.bet#ob# Explore the beginnings of some of Guntersville’s oldest churches through narrative panels, artifacts, original art, and photography.

2020 Friends of the Locust Fork River Art and Photo Contest

The 2020 Friends of the Locust Fork River Art and Photo Contest theme is Celebrating Farms and Woodlands of the Locust Fork Watershed and is all about showcasing the land surrounding the rive.  The competition will feature twelve categories for teens and adults. This year’s photo categories are: Birds, Raptors, and Sun-Basking Creatures (e.g., birds, hawks, ospreys, eagles, turtles, frogs, snakes, lizards, salamanders, fish, etc.) Bugs & Butterflies Farm Buildings.  Pastures and Crops Farm Animals… Read more »