Alexander City will celebrate the approach of summer with the Sun Festival beginning June 2, which is expected to span nine days and encompass over 30 events.
Celebrate the official season opening at Russell Crossroads May 27-28 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. with music from Dixie Red, Russell Craig Band, Happy Landing and Lauren Jenkins at this two-day concert series on the Town Green. Bring lawn chairs, blankets, coolers and pups on leashes.
Alexander City Theatre II will present this hilarious comedy at Lake Martin Amphitheater free of charge at 7:30 p.m. The script focuses on the friendship between five former members of a college swim team as they meet every summer at an outerbanks cottage to reconnect. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and coolers for a great show under the stars at the lake. A food truck will be on site. Russell Lands is the premier sponsor for this production, which is brought to the community for free, than…
The Alexander City Chamber of Commerce has pushed its Christmas parade back one week due to the chance inclement weather. The parade has been rescheduled for Monday, Dec. 13 at 6 p.m.
Christmas festivities are coming back in full force after an unusual holiday season last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. From the day after Thanksgiving to New Year's Eve, here's a (near-exhaustive) list of Tallapoosa County events to help make up for lost time:
Alexander City Arts, Inc. was one of 219 grant recipients from The Alabama State Council on the Arts this month, which awarded a total $3,667,300 to arts organizations in communities across the state.